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Junction Local

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3076 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M6P 1Z8, Canada
+1 416-766-3841
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“brisket” (5 reviews)
“comfort food” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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3076 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M6P 1Z8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There for Mother’s Day lunch . Took us forever to get our food. Place wasn’t even busy by the time we got there. Food was mediocre. I’d say: avoid.

Thank Salelle
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Great ambiance at Junction Local. Two great appetizers: Poutine of the day and the brussel sprout/cauliflower salad.

Thank WABToronto
Gino B, Owner at Junction Local, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

Hello WABToronto, Thank you for the review. We're glad to hear you enjoyed both appetizer plates. We hope to see you again in the future! All the best, Junction Local

Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Their "big local Caesar" is to die for- with more garnish than you could ask for! The service was great- very attentive and friendly. The food was a bit of a let down. Both dishes ordered weren't really "hot"... one of which was served in...More

Thank SrtaADB
Gino B, Owner at Junction Local, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

Hello Srta, Thank you for the review.We will be sure to make your next dining experience with us a great one! Yes, the big local caesars are pretty awesome! Thanks again and all the best, Junction Local

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We went for brunch with a large group and had a great time. The food was tasty, with good variety. I got a smoked trout salad, which was underwhelming but everyone else liked their sandwiches and breakfast food. My husbands fried chicken sandwich was delicious....More

Thank elder87
Gino B, Owner at Junction Local, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

Hello Elder, Thank you for the review! The junction is a very cool neighborhood. We hope to see you visit us again in the future! All the best, Junction Local

Reviewed 19 November 2017

Stopped in on a busy Saturday night with friends. Warm welcome followed by an impressive list of draught beer and drink options. Not a huge list of draught beer, but some different options from imports to local craft. Shared the Brisket and elk burger as...More

Thank Bob C
Gino B, Owner at Junction Local, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

Hello Sniper, Thank you for the review and we hope to see you again in the future! All the best, Junction Local

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Took my parents there for their wedding anniversary along with a few kids as well. The ambiance is great with a modern rustic feel. Great selection of booze and coffee beverages are very good. The food is fantastic and rich. My 6 year old wasn't...More

Thank Davide V
Gino B, Guest Relations Manager at Junction Local, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hello Davide, Thank you for writing this lovely review! We hope everyone had a great anniversary celebration! :) All the best, Junction Local

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Catfish dinner was exceptional and the cocktails were fantastic! Lovely ambience and the wonderful service with visits by the owner was a special touch. Looking forward to returning to sample the other yummy items on the menu.

Thank beachdazed
Gino B, Guest Relations Manager at Junction Local, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hello Beachdazed, Thank you so much for your lovely review! We're humbled to know you enjoyed your dining experience! We hope to see you again soon! All the best, Junction Local

Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend. Very great food. Loved the baked beans and pulled pork. Service excellent. Will be be back.

Thank Alanh1965
Gino B, Guest Relations Manager at Junction Local, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hello Alanh1965, Thank you for your review! The baked beans is one of our guest favourites! Glad you enjoyed them! All the best, Junction Local

Reviewed 12 June 2017

I loved the experience of dining at Junction Local. Comfort food with a very creative flair! A casual atmosphere with a rustic feel but trendy and comfortable. Lots of small plate choices too. The owner was playing albums at the bar that a guest brought...More

Thank Pat E
Gino B, Guest Relations Manager at Junction Local, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hello Pat, Thank you so much for the lovely review. We allow all of our guests to bring in their own vinyl to spin on our record player. Bring Your Own Vinyl runs from Tuesday - Thursday nights! We hope to see you again soon!...More

Reviewed 5 April 2017

I am a local resident and frequent the various bars/restaurants on Dundas regularly for dinner and drinks. We went to the Junction Local on a rather quiet midweek evening. (only around 4 tables full) We were greeted and seated by a rather rude/grumpy seeming waitress...More

Thank Steven P
Management response:Responded 18 May 2017

Hello Steven, Thank you for your review and bringing this to our attention. It is unfortunate to hear your visit was not a pleasant one. Your feedback has been noted and will help us aim to become a better establishment. Thanks again and all the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday
10:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3076 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M6P 1Z8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-766-3841
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Perhaps nostalgia is more your thing? We have countless vintage vinyls and a record player to bring back that feel good nostalgia. BYOV (bring your own vinyl) from Tuesday - Thursday!

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Visit the JLM (Junction Local Museum) and check out vintage antiques, tools and loom weights that are over 100+ years old! (coming soon)
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