If you are like us, you must be a sushi-lover. You cannot even decide where to go, there are so many sushi places!
If your friends are always trying to get you out to try some weird new restaurants or you cannot stop arguing with your partner about where to eat dinner. Stop looking, we got the solution for you! Here is a list of must-go-to sushi places in Québec City.
You are more into classics and not into all that extra fancy stuff in sushi? This is the place for you. At L'Oeil du Dragon you will get quality over extravaganza. Whether it is to eat in or to take out, you will have to order in advance, here nothing go to waste, everything is prepared when ordered. Freshness and quality are crucial.
If you think Sashimi are a wasted of money, stop now! The Butter Fish sashimi is to fall for, the fish is marinated in spices and herbs. Since it is an oily fish, it is the perfect combination. Salty, spicy and mouthwatering.
Also, the smoked salmon sushi-pizza is one of the most popular on the menu. Only the Nori sheet is fried, the rice on top is sticky, and the caramelized onions add a little sweetness to the cream cheese, and finally a thin layer of smoked salmon is place on top. Japan and Italy at their best!
There are different promotions depending on the day.
There are over 18 locations, so there must be one close to you. At Sushi Taxi we like fruits, herbs and sauces. As you know, herbs add a little freshness to your plate, here, they like to add that same freshness to their creations. Sushi like you never tasted before! Also, they offer a fidelity program, you will be able to save money on the long run.
The Shogun combo is one of the best. The combo changes every month, since they have a seasonal theme. You can also customize it if you are vegetarian, vegan or gluten intolerant.
If you like spicy rolls you must try the Tomoki Maki. Made with sweet potato, spicy tuna tartare, tempura and puff rice with jalapenos. It is crispy, spicy and sweet all at the same time!
Makifolie on Sunday - 15 chef's choice maki pieces for only $16.95.
The perfect place if you are a little more adventurous. All you need to do is to sit comfortably at one of the hundred places in the Japanese dining room. Tell your preferences to your waiter (maki, nigiri, sashimi, salmon, tuna, etc.) and let the chef Nam guide you. You will not be disappointed. The place's specialty is without a doubt their sauces: basil; teriyaki and ginger; ponzu. Every roll has its own sauce. For those who are not fan of seaweed, simply mentioned it, and they will make special rolls just for you.
The menu is seasonal, so it is constantly changing, but I strongly recommend you try the Basil Creation, you will be thrilled. It contains fried basil, oyster sauce and cream. It is both different and delicious.
The fuji made of shrimp chips is perfect for those who do not like seaweed sheet. The chips are filled with red tuna tartare, fried sweet potato and Japanese mint. Everyone will be filled with joy with those tasty bites.
You like Thai cuisine? You came to the right place! In addition to typical Thai food, they also offer sushi that have a South-Asian influence. Here you will go outside the box with exotic sauces and fruits. If you like fancy sushi, this is the place! Originate from Asian countries, the cooks will bring their expertise into your plate.
The Miyagi has its own Smoke room, you must try their smoked salmon without a doubt. In addition to being smoke for 5 hours, the salmon had been brined for 24 hours. Do not forget to think about it next time you ordered.
The maki Red Top is popular with raspberry lovers. Yes. Raspberry in a sushi, and yes, it is delicious! It also contains tuna bites that have been marinated in soya sauce and then torched, lettuce, lemon juice and sesame sauce. Something that will remind you of a summer BBQ.
16 makis for $16, every Sunday start at 4 p.m. With a promotion like that, do not forget to order at least an hour before!
The sushi-river, have you heard of it? You will find it at Sushi Nicky Limoilou. It is a non-ending river of delicious pieces of joy that pass right in front of you! You take whatever you want and pay depending on the number of plates you have at the end of your meal. There is also an a la carte menu and combos for sushi experts in all 3 locations. If you are more of a classic salmon and tuna, that is fine! And If you are a little bit more curious, they will happily suggest you more exotic fish. Not convinced yet? Nicky Sushi have big portion of sushi that will never leave you hungry.
Obviously, you must try the Sushi-River! You might just eat the best sushi you ever had. You can also try anything made with their smoked salmon, which was smoked with maple wood. little be of a Québec taste with an Asian fusion.
Does your favorite sushi place make the list? Have you found somewhere new to eat?
We hope that your friends and you will make great discoveries!
*Please note that the price can change without warning. Prices in this article where effective when published.