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The Depanneur

) #2,687 of 7,022 Restaurants in Toronto $$ - $$$
1033A College St, Toronto, Ontario M6H 1A8, Canada
+1 416-828-1990
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good8%
  • Average0%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible8%
6 Jan 2017
“dinner club with a different chef every night”
9 Jul 2017
“Best Sunday Brunch”
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$$ - $$$
1033A College St, Toronto, Ontario M6H 1A8, Canada
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Sometimes while driving you go by a place and never notice it. The Depanneur was one of those places. It fact, we discovered it only due to cycling, funny how you see the city differently on a bike. The Depanneur is a small restraurant, of...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I went to The Depanneur for Sunday brunch with a friend yesterday, and we were not impressed: Instead of croissants, which were promised on the menu, they served dinner rolls in the shape of croissants (who does that??) and claimed the weak brewed coffee they...More

Thank Issa-Poo2
The_Depanneur, Owner at The Depanneur, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Hi there. Sorry to hear that your brunch fell short of your expectations. It's a new pop-up and we're still working out some of the details. I'll check in with the team to see if there are any issues with the espresso machine, and discuss...More

Reviewed 5 March 2017

The Depanneur or the Dep - is a unique community food venue that hosts a wide variety of culinary activities, including Drop-In Dinners, Workshops, Supper Clubs, and Private Events. Thet also have a ground breaking program called Newcomer Kitchen - a nonprofit organization that invites...More

1  Thank Fiddlefoot8
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Not your ordinary restaurant! A small space which fits perhaps 20 people tavola calda style. Most evenings are special events: a featured chef with a prix fixe menu. You bring your own bottle if interested. Evening with the more famous chefs are booked very rapidly;...More

Thank Clement K
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Whenever I visit Toronto, a couple of times a year, I check to see what's happening at the Depanneur. I've taken a Greek cooking lesson, had Malaysian lunch and a super-tasty brunch at a table full of sociable people. Most recently it was a talk...More

Thank mottyl12
Reviewed 15 December 2015

A few weeks ago my boyfriend and I went for breakfast at The Depanneur. The food was absolutely AMAZING! All of the ingredients were super fresh and you could watch the chef cook your food right in front of you. The service was great as...More

Thank rachlefave_92
Reviewed 21 June 2015

I've been twice, and each time the food was excellent. The servers are sweet and accommodating, and there's definitely a "friend's kitchen" feeling about it. This is why they still get 1 star... Despite being another place where you can find an interesting and delicious...More

3  Thank Adorján P
The_Depanneur, Owner at The Depanneur, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2015

Hello, my name is Len Senater, and I am the owner of The Depanneur. Let me start by saying how sorry I am that you had anything except a positive experience at The Dep. However there are a number of deeply troubling issues with your...More

Reviewed 15 April 2015

This lovely place provides food, conversation and knowledge. We had a delicious dinner during one of their Drop In Dinners. They provide a unique food creation each week and conversation about the meal. http://thedepanneur.ca/ It's unique, delicious, and worth a visit for both in-towners and...More

1  Thank OokpikR
Reviewed 5 December 2014

Len, the owner, says he designed this place with his youthful Montreal memories in mind. Depanneurs are shabby main street convenience stores there nowadays, but the name refers to a shop that relieves a pain in the society, and he thinks stressed-out Toronto needs a...More

8  Thank wayne300944
Reviewed 29 October 2014

I have been to Depanneur several times both for their drop-in dinners and for their supper club events and it is an amazing place. There is so much variety and i have rarely been disappointed. its a totally unique concept - every week night they...More

1  Thank DerekLeebosh
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

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1033A College St, Toronto, Ontario M6H 1A8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-828-1990
The Depanneur is a fun, informal venue that celebrates the incredible diversity of Toronto’s culinary talent through unique food events like Workshops, Drop-In Dinners, Table Talks, Supper Clubs, & Private Events.
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