Japango Toronto: Japanese Sushi Restaurant on Dundas Street West

Japango Toronto is a cozy Japanese restaurant on Dundas Street West near City Hall.

The popular sushi restaurant in Toronto is known for its quality sashimi and hearty Japanese noodle dishes.

Sushi chefs prepare classic Japanese dishes at Japango Toronto.
Sushi chefs prepare classic Japanese dishes at Japango Toronto.

Step Inside Japango Toronto

Step inside the tiny Japanese restaurant and you’ll find a collection of autographed photos on the walls, proof that local celebrities have visited over the years. Be sure to take the time to stare up and spot Canadian politician Jack Layton.

The restaurant’s homey 530 sq ft interior transports diners to the traditional sushi bars of Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka. The dining room is long and narrow, featuring dark wood accents. Once seated with your menu, watch Japango’s sushi chefs at work thanks to the restaurant’s intimate open kitchen.


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Sushi menu at Japango Toronto on Dundas Street West.

Japango Toronto Menu

Like all of Toronto’s best sushi restaurants, Japango offers a comprehensive selection of quality sushi and sashimi. Pair your dishes with Japanese beer (Asahi, Kirin Ichiban, Sapporo), premium Sake or wine from Niagara, Australia, New Zealand and France.

Weekday lunch bonito specials are offered from 11:30am to 2:30pm and priced between $13-25.

If you’re looking to celebrate, order the restaurant’s omakase, a special Japanese tasting menu for $100 per person. Finish your meal by cleansing your palate with a scoop of house made Green Tea or Black Sesame ice cream.

Japanese Gyoza at Japango sushi restaurant in Toronto.
Japanese Gyoza at Japango sushi restaurant in Toronto.

Appetizers

  • Japango Starter: gyoza, agedashi tofu, california roll, tempura roll
  • Sushi Pizza: panko sushi rice, spice sauce, salmon
  • Oyster with Ponzu: scallion, momiji oroshi, tobiko
  • Tuna and Avocado Tartar: tuna, avocado, yuzu ponzu, mico green, garlic scented olive oil
  • Salmon and Avocado Tartar: salmo, avocado, yuzu ponzu, mico green, garlic scented olive oil
  • Tuna Carpaccio
  • Scallop on the Half Shell: hokkaido scallop, butter, soyu, sake, shimeji mushroom
  • Agedashi Tofu: tofu, bontito, soya sauce
  • Tempura: shrimp and vegetables
  • Gyoza: beef dumpling
  • Kaki Fry: B.C. oyster, panko, tonkatsu sauce
  • Edamame: young soy bean, bonito flake
  • Oyster Shooter: oyster, ponzu, quail egg, scallion
  • Seaweed Salad: wakame seaweed, sesame vinaigrette
  • Sunomono Salad: crab, cucumber, harusame, yuzu vinaigrette
  • Asian Pear with Tofu Salad: mizuna, ginger wasabi dressing
  • Miso Soup: bonito broth, tofu, seaweed, scallions
Agedashi Tofu at Japango Toronto on Dundas Street West.
Agedashi Tofu at Japango Toronto on Dundas Street West.

Sushi Rolls

  • Spider Roll with soft shell crab
  • Tempura Roll
  • Dynamite Roll
  • Crunchy Spicy Tuna Roll 
  • Philadelphia Roll with smoked salmon and cream cheese
  • Eel & Avocado Roll
  • Dragon Roll with shrimp, avocado and eel
  • Red Drag Roll with shrimp, salmon and avocado
  • Aska Roll, a California roll with salmon
  • Japango Signature Roll, a California roll with seared salmon, Hokkaido scallop, Unagi sauce and spicy mayo
Spider Roll at Japango Toronto.
Spider Roll at Japango Toronto.

Donburi

  • Unaju: fresh water eel, rice, kabayaki sauce
  • Oyako Don: chicken, egg, rice
  • Katsu Don: pork or chicken cutlet with rice and egg
  • Sashimi Don: sashimi with rice, vegetables and hot sauce
  • Bluefin Tuna Tekka Don: tuna, rice, soyu garlic sauce
  • Japango Toronto Noodles
Crunchy Spicy Tuna Roll at Japango Toronto.
Crunchy Spicy Tuna Roll at Japango Toronto.

Japango Toronto Noodles

  • Tempura Udon: tempura shrimp and vegetables, noodles, bonito broth
  • Vegetable Udon: vegetables, noodles, bonito broth
  • Nabe Yaki Udon: seafood, egg, bonito broth
  • Zaru Soba: buckwheat noodle, cold dipping sauce
  • Ten Zaru: buckwheat noodle, cold dipping sauce, tempura
  • Yaki Udon: beef or chicken with vegetables
Japanese Sunomono Salad at Japango Toronto.
Japanese Sunomono Salad at Japango Toronto.

Japango Toronto Dinners

  • Sushi Sashimi Moriawase: chef’s selection of 8 pieces of nigiri sushi, 10 pieces of sashimi and asari sakemushi
  • Assorted Rolls: california roll, tempura roll, salmon roll
  • Chirashi: sashimi, sushi rice
  • Japango Dinner Deluxe: miso, salad, tempura, sushi, choice of grilled chicken, beef or salmon
  • Teriyaki Dinner: soup, salad, rice, choice of grilled chicken, beef or salmon
  • Tempura Dinner: 5 pieces of black tiger shrimp and seasonal vegetables
  • Chicken or Pork Tonkatsu
Enjoy a cold Japanese beer  with your sushi feast.
Enjoy a cold Japanese beer with your sushi feast.

Japango Toronto Hours

Daily: 11:30am-10:30pm

Japango Toronto Reservations

122 Elizabeth Street, 416-599-5557

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