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Le Notre Bistro

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#619 of 7,008 Restaurants in Toronto}
$$ - $$$French,
538 Manning Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M6G 2V9, Canada
+1 416-300-9304
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Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (3 reviews)
“beef tartare” (3 reviews)
“great food” (4 reviews)
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French, Canadian
$$ - $$$
538 Manning Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M6G 2V9, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is still one of the highest quality French bistros in Toronto. We were given an 'Amuse Bouche' of steak tartar to begin with, which was wonderful. We then had a slither of Haloumi cheese which was covered in chanterelle, grapes and beets. Multiple flavours...More

Thank AzulH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even as competition in Toronto's restaurant scene increases this place still shines. Serguei is a gracious host who shares his knowledge of food and wine in an unpretentious way. When planning my parents 60th wedding anniversary, he helped make things work within our parameters. And...More

Thank Peter B B
Serguei K, Owner at Le Notre Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Merci Beaucoup! Serguei K | Your Maitre D'

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such an amazing place, great food, fantastic service, eauropean feel, and the fact that the owner explains to you the details of your order and recommends what drink goes with it makes it a perfect visit. Thank you LeNotre, strongly recommend to everyone!!!

Thank Ruslan E
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We were a group of six relatives in search of a cozy place with great food; we nailed it. The owner and server with 20+ years of restaurant experience is a walking encyclopedia of food yet rarely impose it. He helped with the wine and...More

Thank Ram C
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Four of us went to this restaurant after reading the positive reviews. The restaurant lived up to the reviews. Three of us had the tasting menu which was very reasonably priced. We were asked individually what we liked and based on that they served us...More

Thank Standish
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We've been twice with another coup le each time. Excellent food and superlative service with so much attention to detail without the attitude. Both couples we went with have returned with others and we will be back for sure!

Thank Rose P
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Nice cocktails, especially the New York with 3 marinated cherries! Beef tartare was very good but the steak frites was exceptional!

Thank mcol23
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Must Try, This restaurant has become my favourite in TO. The tasting menu is amazing the service is super friendly, not just the server but even the kitchen staff is super friendly, they accommodate the tasting menu to any allergy, which luckily I don't have...More

Thank Themexicancritic
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

So happy we found this place for a delicious dinner before a show at the Randolph Theatre. The quality of the food was exceptional and the service was outstanding. I had the tasting menu which allows you to pick and taste 4 items on the...More

Thank carocora
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Le Notre Bistro is a new restaurant with a bright future. The food was delicious and the service was impeccable. It's a small intimate setting and completely worth giving a shot.

Thank Dan21113
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$43
French, Canadian
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 538 Manning Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M6G 2V9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-300-9304
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Le Notre is a 25 seat restaurant inspired by French cuisine along with multicultural flair. Offering 14 seats at dining tables, up to four seats at our Chef’s table, and casual seating along our bar and high-top. At Le Notre we strive to offer you a special experience with an emphasis on quality. Serving great food, and service with attention to details – our essentials. Ingredients are carefully sourced, GMO free, local, and fresh. Wine - and other libations- are chosen with the same care. The selection is small, but well crafted.
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