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Bosk

) #68 of 7,017 Restaurants in Toronto $$$$ , , Vegetarian Friendly
188 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5H 0A3, Canada
+1 647-788-8294
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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188 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5H 0A3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was there for high tea and dinner on Friday night. The location is great as it's walking distance from the CN Tower. Would highly recommend this hotel for good service and having live music. Bosk is my go to place for good quality food service...More

Thank Rizi C
Jens M, General Manager at Bosk, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rizi C, I would like to thank you for your review. We are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful high tea experience in Lobby Lounge and food at Bosk restaurant. Please know that I appreciate your feedback and have shared your comments...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic outdoor seating - perfect to catch up with friends over a beautiful setting. I loved the atmosphere. Fantastic service and experience with everyone I dealt with. Great selection of wines, but I shall be back for the cocktails!More

Thank farah2245
Jens M, General Manager at Bosk, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear farah2245, I would like to thank you for your review. We are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful Bosk patio. Please know that I appreciate your feedback and have shared your comments with entire team. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited BOSK for a breakfast meeting and was very impressed. Service & food were impeccable and there was a great range of options on the menu. Something for everyone however hungry you are feeling. Not cheap but perfect if looking to impress or wanting somewhere...More

Thank PaulandJane10
Jens M, General Manager at Bosk, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear PaulandJane10, I would like to thank you for your review. We are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful breakfast experience in Bosk restaurant. Please know that I appreciate your feedback and have shared your comments with entire team. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whoa; we started in Bosk for some drinks ; 3 gin and one non alcoholic - $75 dollars ! I get it ; great atmosphere and ferraris parked out front but really $20 for well gin? And some real Pompous people hanging out - wanna...More

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Jens M, General Manager at Bosk, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear TAdvisorBuff, Thank-you for choosing Bosk restaurant. I would like to thank you for bringing your concerns to my attention as this gives us an opportunity to improve our services to our valued guests. Kindly know that your feedback has been shared with our Food...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017

My wife and I went here for our anniversary and had the Summerlicious menu. The menu choices were great, and all our 3 courses came well prepared with good size portions. I had the suggested standard wine pairings which went great with all the dishes....More

Thank stan S
Jens M, General Manager at Bosk, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear stan S, Please accept my sincere apologies in regards to your experience in Bosk restaurant for your anniversary. I would like to thank you for bringing your concerns to my attention as this gives us an opportunity to improve our services to our valued...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Excellent food and service. I went there for dinner. Desserts are especially tasty. To be recommended!More

Thank Monman S
Jens M, General Manager at Bosk, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Dear Monman S, I would like to thank you for your kind review. I am thrilled to hear that you had a wonderful experience in Bosk restaurant. Please know that I appreciate your feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the near...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Had breakfast two mornings. Wonderful French press coffee and breakfast offerings. Juices were fresh squeezed. The staff was attentive and happy to please.More

Thank 31leming
Jens M, General Manager at Bosk, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Dear 31leming, Thank you for your kind words. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed our Bosk restaurant and I have shared your review with the entire food and beverage team. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future, should...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017

Had dinner reservations with the family for 7:30 p.m. on a Friday night. It was relatively slower than usual according to our server. The bar was busy though. The only comment I can share is the dining room was a tad dark where I had...More

Thank tomy695
Jens M, General Manager at Bosk, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Dear tomy695, I would like to thank you for your review. We are thrilled to hear that you had a wonderful dinner experience in Bosk restaurant. Please know that I appreciate your feedback and have shared your comments with entire team. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We had dinner once and breakfast every day. This is a great venue, tables well spaced and quiet. Service was great. We had great friendly service from Sidney at dinner and Dominique and Anthony at breakfast/ thank you. Food is good but it is a...More

Thank Peter H
Jens M, General Manager at Bosk, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Peter H, I would like to thank you for your review. We are thrilled to hear that you had a wonderful dining experience in Bosk restaurant. Please know that I appreciate your feedback and have shared your comments with entire team. We look forward...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

Decided to try the Bosk restaurant in the Shangri-La Hotel in Toronto. Great location in the heart of the downtown business/theatre district. On my previous visits the service was great but the food was average but I decided to give it another chance. Big mistake....More

Thank hbbTorontoOnrario
Jens M, General Manager at Bosk, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Dear hbbTorontoOnrario, Please accept my sincere apologies in regards to your less than satisfactory experience in Bosk restaurant. If you are able to contact us directly at Social.slto@shangri-la.com and provide me with more details of your experience so that I can make the necessary improvements...More

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Jasmin L
12 June 2016|
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Response from LisaM313 | Reviewed this property |
I was fine with three courses, but my husband has a pretty healthy appetite, and he says you definitely need four. My daughters and husband had four courses, and I had three and just tasted their desserts. Putting aside how... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$51 - US$51
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 188 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5H 0A3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown West
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown West
  • Phone Number: +1 647-788-8294
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