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The Black Dog Pub

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#1,039 of 7,103 Restaurants in Toronto
$$ - $$$, ,
87 Island Rd, Toronto, Ontario M1C 2P6, Canada
+1 416-286-4544
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
87 Island Rd, Toronto, Ontario M1C 2P6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great house beer and fabulous staff. A pleasant atmosphere and friendly locals to top things off. Try the Schnitzel.

Thank TK6299
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

bunch of friends got together for dinner before going out dancing. I had a burger with fries and gravy, all I can say was yummy, and very affordable.

Thank tv124
Reviewed March 12, 2018

The place was full of ppl during lunch time. The beer selection was good and the food was simply amazing. I loved the crab cake it was very well made.

Thank Ahmed E
Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

The food was really nice. The wings were nicely made, the sauce was hot and tasty. Then the live music came on and the evening went south. The longer my friends stayed the louder the music was. It was deafening, ear splitting, out of tune...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed February 21, 2018

This place is always busy - every night of the week - and that tells you they are doing something right! The food is consistently delicious, service is friendly and we have enjoyed every one of our many visits to this restaurant. In the summertime,...More

Thank Anne-Marie E
Reviewed February 8, 2018

I was here with my family over the Christmas Holidays (Christmas Eve to be exact) I was the moron wearing a toque because I didn't know you had a no hat rule. That being said be warned... they have a no hat rule. This place...More

Thank AR72LQ
Reviewed January 23, 2018

I went there after visiting the new Rouge Urban park, It is a close drive away, close to the 401 Highway. We were able to choose either inside or a place on a nice patio. It was a perfect place for conversation. The waiting staff...More

Thank ElaineL888
Reviewed January 3, 2018

We've been to the Black Dog a number of times as it's close to home. Their food is much better than typical pub food. I've enjoyed their specials and their menu. Great place to go with friends!

1  Thank UKMay05
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Friendly pub...nice ambiance...good place to have chin wag with family and friends...food was tasty, presented well but a bit on the cold side...

Thank NasusY
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Went to the Black Dog today, ordered some drinks and food (coconut shrimp) ... after 45 minutes I asked for the bill, paid, no tip. THE food we ordered never came! In their glory, they had filter air from smokers outside, that was the first...More

Thank Blair T
Situated astride Lake Ontario, Scarborough is a
district heavily influenced by immigration. With a
number of low-rent shopping and dining options making
it a highly affordable part of town, and boasting one
of Toronto's largest shopping malls, the otherwise
green suburban neighborhood is a good place to go for
bargains and discounts. It also draws in
photographers. The spires, archways, and cavernous
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June 10, 2016|
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Response from Jamie-Sadie | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, although their menu is extensive. Check out the menu tab on their website. blackdogpub.tv Hope that helps. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Island Rd, Toronto, Ontario M1C 2P6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Scarborough
  • Neighbourhood: Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +1 416-286-4544
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