Ikanos

4.3
196 reviews
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Ikanos invites you to discover the contemporary Mediterranean seafood cuisine of chef-owner Constant Mentzas. Ikanos offer's a unique gastronomic experience where Mediterranean flavors are combined in a unique and inventive way. Market inspired cuisine, hand picked fish and seafood grilled over an open fire in our Josper wood burning oven. Greek and Mediterranean classics revisited with a modern twist, following our inspiration and the freshest market arrivals.
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PN
Montreal
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Food was fantastic as was the service. Definitely a place to try.

Ikanos
Responded 3 days ago

Hi Patrick, We truly appreciate that you took the time to share your experience with us. Thank you for this amazing review and we are looking forward to your next visit. Opa!

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F
Montreal
2 reviews
Dined on August 16, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 2ambience 4

Food was excellent but the service was slow, too slow. It took almost 2 1/2 hours for our dinner.

OT
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on August 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Excellent food and even better service. A must for upscale dining in Montreal. Bon appetit!

Ikanos
Responded on August 15, 2019

We appreciate that you took the time to rate us. Looking forward to your next visit!

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D
Montreal
10 reviews
Dined on July 27, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

Très bonne cuisine et délicieux poissons

Ikanos
Responded on July 31, 2019

C'est un plaisir de lire que vous avez apprécié notre savoir-faire. À très bientôt

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JW
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on July 19, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Outstanding!!! One of the best meals in Montreal.

Ikanos
Responded on July 24, 2019

Wow, what an amazing review. Thank you so much for the time you took to share your experience at our restaurant. We are thrilled that our efforts are yielding positives results. We look forward to your next visit! Warmest regards, Vincent A.

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MS
Calgary
1 review
Dined on July 18, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Great place for upscale Greek food, focusing on really fresh fish. Very good selection of excellent Greek wines, as well. Highly recommended!

RT
Denver
7 reviews
Dined on July 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Ikanos was delightful from the staff to the delicious food. We liked it so much we returned a second night during our stay in Montreal. Will be back!!

Ikanos
Responded on July 11, 2019

Hi Ray, It was a pleasure seeing you again on our end as well! We are so glad you liked your experience. It is a labor of love. Looking forward to your next visit.

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g
New England
4 reviews
Dined on July 5, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Great food, great service and good atmosphere. Seafood was fresh and delicious.

CT
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on June 30, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food and service. The beat seafood in Mtl. Their deserts are to die for

Ikanos
Responded on July 11, 2019

Dear Christina, Thank you so much for your amazing review. It means a lot to us. Our pastry chef will be thrilled to know his homemade deserts won you over. We look forward to welcoming you again at Ikanos Vincent

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FC
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on June 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

La nourriture chez Ikanos est toujours de première qualité et je suis toujours surpris par l'amalgame des saveurs. Service impeccable et personnalisé. J'avais demandé un siège en particulier et celui-ci m, attendait à mon arrivée. Wow!

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d
Montreal
18 reviews
Dined on June 12, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Had the sauce trio (tzatziki, tyrokafteri and melizanosalata) and fried zucchini for appetizers, then the grilled seafood platter and the grilled Angus beef strip loin. Everything was so good! The octopus was excellent! I have had octopus at other places and when they are not prepared well, it is very tough. The strip loin was excellent also, medium rare with a nice gravy. For dessert, we had the inspiration, which consisted of loukoumades, olive oil cake and chocolate and almond cookie. The desserts were not overly sweet. Definately a place to return to!

OT
Richmond
2 reviews
Dined on June 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wonderful food. Great service.

GS
Miami
2 reviews
Dined on May 25, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

HAD AN EXCELLENT MEAL and very attentive service. Top quality fish and delicious preparations. I also learned the difference between shaken and stirred!

C
Montreal
51 reviews
Dined on May 16, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 4

Belle expérience de cuisine méditerranéenne, très conviviale. Le service était lent.

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OT
Montreal
2 reviews
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 2ambience 3

Good food if you like Greek Cuisine and are also looking for a fancier restaurant for a special occasion.

OT
Columbus
17 reviews
Dined on April 18, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

Food is very good and authentic upscale Greek. The way they cook their seafood does give it an excellent charcoal crisp on the outside while not over cooking. Great selection of Greek wine and enjoyed the well-balanced ouzo cocktail! Love the grilled octopus!

OT
Montreal
1 review
Dined on March 26, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Impeccable service and friendly atmosphere contributed to a most enjoyable experience along with fresh, wonderfully prepared food. Bravo, and many thanks...

OT
Montreal
1 review
Dined on March 23, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Je recommande fortement ! Repas succulent , nourriture fraîche et cuisine créative. Bravo à toute l’équipe.

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S
Houston
81 reviews
Dined on March 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

What a wonderful experience! The food and service were to die for. Carl is amazing !

GS
Montreal
3 reviews
Dined on March 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent food, very nice place; the Tuango coupon is so worth it!

DO
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on February 18, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

a very attentive wait staff. The food was delicious and explained to us. And even redone to our liking when one dish on the 7 course meal was not to our liking. Definitely will be going back for all future Montreal trips.

OT
1 review
Dined on February 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Service was amazing. The manager explained the choices and suggested wines to pair with each meal. Went with the Josper chefs choice meal and every course was better than the last. Can’t forget the amazing donuts for dessert. Always a great time here, leaving perfectly satisfied!

OT
Toronto
1 review
Dined on January 26, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Birthday dinner!

AG
1 review
Dined on January 18, 2019
Overall 2food 2service 4ambience 3

restaurant très cher pour une nourriture quelconque

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R
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2018
Overall 4food 3service 3ambience 5

Last year's new year menu was significantly better.

BB
Kansas City
8 reviews
Dined on November 30, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Outstanding service. The tasting menu was terrific!! Our server made all the difference.

J
Montreal
2 reviews
Dined on November 13, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Outstanding. I had return already for lunch ! The fish is incredible. Loup de mer is a must. In the wine list is excellent

JG
1 review
Dined on September 22, 2018
Overall 1food 1service 1ambience 1

Tres mauvais à tous les égards
Tres Cher
Nourriture très ordinaire
Peu de clients
C’est explicable

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LT
1 review
Dined on September 17, 2018
Overall 1food 3service 3ambience 4

A $74 seafood platter for 2 with not one vegetable?

C
Montreal
2 reviews
Dined on September 16, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 3

Extremely expensive for an average experience It will be a no return for us

MD
Montreal
15 reviews
Dined on September 15, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent. We had the 5 course meal which featured their best plates. I highly recommend it

PJ
San Francisco
297 reviews
Dined on September 12, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

We had the while sea bass and Greek salad. That was perfect for two people because the fish also came with vegetables grown by the restaurant. We sat outside as the air conditioning was a bit cold for us. Great, patient, and friendly staff.

B
Montreal
4 reviews
Dined on September 9, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Très belle table, cuisine soignée, bon plats méditerranéens, bon service.

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BP
Toronto
8 reviews
Dined on September 7, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service and super Sharing Platters. Food was cooked and prepared in a superb fashion. The grilled octopus was the best I have tasted in years. That includes restaurants in Greece.

GS
Montreal
4 reviews
Dined on September 1, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Excellent service, tout le staff a pris la peine de signer une carte de fête pour mon anniversaire. Nous avons pris un menu dégustation qu’ils ont adapté a nos préférences.

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OT
Montreal
2 reviews
Dined on August 30, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Just a great experience overall!

SB
New England
10 reviews
Dined on August 18, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Our best meal in Montreal. We eat a lot of seafood but this was truly memorable. Each dish was well flavored and excellent—we couldn’t stop eating even when we were full! Wait staff was attentive and helpful. Noise level moderate so we could easily converse during our meal. Not in expensive but exceptional overall so worth the money. Would highly recommend!

M
Toronto
1 review
Dined on August 2, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Incredible!!! Thank you Olivier! Best service ever! Made our night extra special. Merci!!

C
Montreal
2 reviews
Dined on July 29, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Une bonne table montréalaise, un service chaleureux. Mille merci!

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b
Montreal
3 reviews
Dined on June 29, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Excellent hospitality and service. Food was gêner excellent. Very high-priced.

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