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The Blake House

$$ - $$$, ,
449 Jarvis St, Toronto, Ontario M4Y 2G8, Canada
+1 416-975-1867
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
449 Jarvis St, Toronto, Ontario M4Y 2G8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been bringing my students to the Blake House for lunch for several years now, and I am always greatly satisfied with the service, the food and the overall atmosphere of this restaurant. Once in awhile the music gets a little loud, but other...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank gwoodley12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food.. There was a good selection on the menu, they also had a happy hour and the prices were reasonable. We tried two different appetizers, very good and tasty. We ordered our main course and told our waitress that we weren't in a hurry...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Steve N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere by the fire and cozy inside. Not super impressed by the food again though (burger) and hate paying $3 for sofa with no refill. Next time will go elsewhere.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JeniaToronto
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

Was recommended by our hotel and I'm so glad we took their advice. The sedvice was great and the food was exceptional. One of my friends is vegetarian and quite picky and she just loved her mudhtoom ravioli. It was delicious and the chicken hot...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank monica r
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Having found The Blake House on our first night in Toronto there was no reason to go anywhere else on the following 3 nights. A traditional style pub which also has outdoor seating. The food was exceptionally good and very reasonably priced. The general atmosphere...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank RhubyQ
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

The Blake House was recommended by our hotel nearby after we arrived late. Well worth a visit as the food, atmosphere and especially the staff are excellent. Traditional food cooked extremely well. Highly recommended

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank F7800MTstephenp
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

It has become a tradition to eat at the Blake House after a visit to the Shoe Room or National Ballet School. I highly recommend it .... interesting twists on menu items , delicious food and great value. Enjoyed the patio on this visit.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sls_ontario
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Sitting outside, enjoying the summer evening sun, the atmosphere was amiable for dinner. The extensive menu provided plenty of choice, as did the drinks menu and the food did not disappoint. It was plentiful, well cooked, well presented and delicious. The waiting staff were informative...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ClaireBee02
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Not sure which of the three brothers that own this place came up with happy hour from 3pm to 6pm...Monday to Friday...but how can you resist a great wine selection for only $7 a glass! Did you know this place is also on instagram? The_blake_house_restaurant....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DrPiche
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Last night's feature was a version of surf and turf. A 6 oz. Angus steak with shrimps, roasted potatoes and grilled tomatoes. Delicious doesn't begin to describe it! A very generous portion which I enjoyed, followed by their wonderful home-made brownie. All of it accompanied...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Doron H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 449 Jarvis St, Toronto, Ontario M4Y 2G8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Old Toronto
  • Neighbourhood: Old Toronto
  • Phone Number: +1 416-975-1867
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