Ryu Peel

4.5
icon/ic_reviewCreated with Sketch.
104 reviews
icon/ic_price_rangeCreated with Sketch.
CAN$30 and under
icon/ic_cuisineCreated with Sketch.
Sushi
Ryu is a modern Yōshoku (western + Asian) restaurant specializing in high-end sustainable sushi. We offer a unique selection of traditional & contemporary Japanese dishes, including omakase, poke, salads, beer and wine, and much more!
What 104 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
4.5based on recent ratings
4.6
Food
4.3
Service
4.5
Ambience
4.1
Value
Noise · Moderate
91% of people would recommend it to a friend
Sort by
Filters
J
Montreal
28 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

RYU has exceeded itself once again going from amazing sushi at great value to its new presentation in a beautiful venue as they move to their newest full restaurant presentation .
Service was excellent and plating beautiful only exceeded by great flavours and inventive sushi combinations
Can not wait for their location in Griffintown to open.
Bravo

OT
Montreal
1 review
Dined on December 4, 2019
Overall3Food3Service4Ambience4

I would say that the experience is not worth the price paid. The ambiance was fine, but the food itself is mediocre. After a couple of plates, we were still hungry. I could get similar tasting experience at a local restaurant, like Tri Express or Saint Sushi, which offers better sushi at a more reasonable price. For fine dining, I would rather opt for Park Sushi, if there is a next time!

KK
Montreal
1 review
Dined on December 4, 2019
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience3

Bonne nourriture et bon service!
Le poke bowl était vraiment délicieux!

Report
HJ
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on December 2, 2019
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience3

The portion on a combination dish I ordered was small relative to the cost. I ordered more sushi which is fine. Having said that: The taste and quality of the sushi is excellent (especially the Eel, the Sashimi, and the rainbow roll).

The service was excellent and I would recommend it to a friend.

JA
Orlando
5 reviews
Dined on November 28, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Dinner with family,
Food was awesome
Best sushi I ve had in Canada ( as good as Nobu NYC, Malibu, London, Tojo’s in Vancouver) and it was not expensive
Great meal no mistake

LL
Montreal
1 review
Dined on November 28, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

My colleague and I have adopted this place w as our go to whenever we feel we deserve the best out of life, which is often. As always, amazing food and fun discreet staff. You cannot ever go wrong there. Until ... next week? Yeah!

OT
New England
2 reviews
Dined on November 27, 2019
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Un havre à comparer auTime Out Market
Thé et pokeball classique parfait

Report
OT
Toronto
13 reviews
Dined on November 16, 2019
Overall3Food3Service2Ambience4

This was not the best visit to this location. We have been 3 times before and had exceptional service and great food. The service this time was not particularly friendly and the food was fresh and good but not great. I would still recommend the restaurant because of our previous great times there, but if this had been my first visit, I wouldn't.

OT
Montreal
14 reviews
Dined on November 16, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Best food ever

MB
New England
2 reviews
Dined on November 10, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The white dragon roll and piquillo veggie roll were AMAZING! Enjoyed a nice dinner with my son. Everything was great, service excellent. We loved the ceiling, a Kool swank place.

OT
1 review
Dined on November 8, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Ryu is such an amazing restaurant, I highly recommend to everyone! Quality food for reasonable price and great service always !!!!!! I wish they would open another one outside of the downtown area because it’s so hard to find parking

OT
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on November 2, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Delicious food and great service

DT
Manitoba
61 reviews
Dined on October 30, 2019
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Chose the omakase. Chef’s choice. Good decision. Fish was very good. Final rolls rich and complex. Worth the cost.

M
1 review
Dined on October 26, 2019
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience5

FORCES : excellente nourriture, très ambiancé, bon choix de musique, je pense nous avons été servis par le manager/gérant et puis il avait un très bon service et très belle énergie, beau concept/déco

À AMÉLIORER : Le reste du staff n'est pas très souriant

Je conseille fortement ce restaurant, très heureuse d'avoir pris une réservation la bas et je compte y retourner.

Report
LK
1 review
Dined on October 25, 2019
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Very nice ambiance although a little noisy at lunch time.
Delicious food and nice variety.

OT
Dublin
8 reviews
Dined on October 17, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We were on holiday and stopping one day in Montreal. This was a really great spot! The quality of food is really good, fish is fresh and you can have special new version of sushi. The place is really nice and staff super nice.

MS
Montreal
1 review
Dined on October 16, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

C'est ma 3e fois au restaurant; chaque fois un grand succès. Et pour moi, et pour mes clients et ami(e)s invité(e)s. Je souligne aussi l'architecture et le design de l'endroit. Un gros 👍

Report
AG
1 review
Dined on October 14, 2019
Overall4Food5Service3Ambience4

The sushi was excellent, however the sushi menu is limited. It was expensive, but the quality was great

The service was ok, but really seemed to be focused on impressing the cool, young and hip customers.

OT
Montreal
7 reviews
Dined on October 12, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The food was great

EB
Montreal
1 review
Dined on October 10, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Ryu is a place to know! Service is quick, food is delicious and price worths it!

OT
Montreal
1 review
Dined on October 5, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent service and food quality - by far one of the best I’ve had in Montreal.

FE
Vancouver
2 reviews
Dined on October 3, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Everytime I go the food is amazing, the service top knotch and the quality of the miso soup amazing! Always a great choice for any occasion.

OT
1 review
Dined on October 2, 2019
Overall3Food4Service2Ambience2

Cold service

OT
Montreal
2 reviews
Dined on October 2, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

great food, ambience, etc. Weird seats though

AC
Montreal
2 reviews
Dined on October 1, 2019
Overall1Food1Service1Ambience2

The bad fish smell was everywhere.
I asked for some rolls without spicy mayo but I was told that it was impossible cause it was already prepared. I don't understand: sushi is not supposed to be prepared at the moment?!
I ordered basic rolls and I asked so fast the bill cause I needed to run away from that place because of the smell.

OT
New England
34 reviews
Dined on September 28, 2019
Overall3Food5Service5Ambience5

The sushi was great! However, what was on the menu was not reality. All but 1 item we ordered was actually available. We were forced to substitute the uni, wine, and toro we actually wanted. This may have been an isolated incident as the manager was very gracious in explaining the situation. We will be back next time we are in town.

OT
Montreal
1 review
Dined on September 27, 2019
Overall2Food4Service2Ambience3

Terrible service: waiter didn’t know the menu and did not take proper care of the table - missing items, never asked if we needed anything else. Otherwise food was very good.

AW
Montreal
14 reviews
Dined on September 27, 2019
Overall2Food4Service1Ambience3

They completely ignored our reservation and notes, took forever to serve us (gave part of our food to the next table), and never tried to make it up to us (despite knowing we were there for a celebration). Very fresh fish. Will never go back bcs of the service.

OT
Toronto
13 reviews
Dined on September 26, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Always a pleasure to eat at RYU - food is fresh, creative and delicious. Service is exceptionally friendly! Nice ambiance as well.

T
1 review
Dined on September 20, 2019
Overall2Food2Service4Ambience2

If you want Japanese food, there are a ton of other places that are better. This place is expensive and the quality isn't that good. Best miss this place.

J
Montreal
40 reviews
Dined on September 13, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

EXCELLENT food. Highly recommended. The only comment would be to maybe lower the music a little bit at dinner time.

a
New York Area
24 reviews
Dined on September 5, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Food was great. Interesting and beautifully presented. Very fresh seafood. Pascal, who took care of us was first rate. We will be back.

MD
Montreal
2 reviews
Dined on September 4, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great service and very good quality fish. There's always more available than what's on the menu.

EC
1 review
Dined on August 30, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

All outstanding. The chairs we had were for tall people and far from confortable. I would certainly suggest to change them.

OT
Montreal
1 review
Dined on August 29, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great food and great service/staff!

ZN
1 review
Dined on August 24, 2019
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Music was too loud
Portions a bit small when I came here

TZ
1 review
Dined on August 24, 2019
Overall4Food5Service4Ambience4

The food was amazing, the service was good, ambience was nice.

OT
Montreal
1 review
Dined on August 24, 2019
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience5

Absolutely amazing food and the price was good! Will define be back again!

NL
1 review
Dined on August 16, 2019
Overall3Food3Service4Ambience4

This is our second visit. I think the food has changed. Everything is sweeter than before and the portions are smaller. We don't like our food sweet.

Y
1 review
Dined on August 15, 2019
Overall3Food3Service4Ambience3

Disappointed. Saw lots of 4-5 star reviews on Google, so I was expecting something much better than average. Had some sashimi, the California dream maki, Rainbow maki and a Ryu Poke. It was alright, nothing wow. And for that standard, I guess it makes it quite expensive. I guess I had too high expectations.