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Banknote Bar

#1,148 of 7,057 Restaurants in Toronto
$$ - $$$, ,
663 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1M5, Canada
+1 416-947-0404
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“pizza” (6 reviews)
“onion rings” (2 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Canadian, American
$$ - $$$
663 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1M5, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just completed a mechanical project close by. This became our regular late night "go to pub" for dinner. A great little escape in the King West neighbourhood, the Banknote serves standard but delicious pub food. The main reason we kept coming back is the service....More

Thank george m
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The service by Kristy and her fellow team mate was impeccable. I have never felt was welcomed and relaxed in a bar before. The service was fantastic. Our water glasses were always filled, drinks topped up at the 1/4 mark and food recommendation to match...More

Thank CPB931
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Went for a late night snack with my friends. One ordered the classic burger, while my other friend and I ordered two sets of the tacos; one chicken and one steak. As soon as we started eating the tacos our reactions were equally disgusted! They...More

Thank Merissa B
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Great location on a corner, always wanted to go in, but was disappointed during the visit, nothing special, no speciality beers, average selection of the food. Wont go back.

Thank Vic D
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

As ever more trendy hipster bars pop up in King West, where it is more important to be seen than it is to demand great service and good value, it is refreshing to have a true neighbourhood bar to have a cold drink after work...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We ate in this bar a couple of times for dinner. Service was a bit hit and miss depending on which server you got. The steak frites was a very good piece of steak and very enjoyable. I had the prime rib one night but...More

Thank Sharben
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

I ordered a steak, and all I got was a slab of meat and some average french fries. No sauce or a salad on the side. The meat also looked and tasted burnt. The beer was good and they had a nice selection. The waitress...More

Thank Andreas R
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

I felt overrated, nothing special compare to other places beside it, typical beer selection, average food.

Thank Vic D
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We happened upon it early evening. Great vibe in a bar that used to be a bank. Wednesday half price nachos and Wellington SPA for $6 hit the spot. Loved the music and we had delightful server called Kristy. Enjoyed sitting in the armchairs in...More

Thank supertraveltracy
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Three of us for an early Saturday meal. Staff welcoming and attentive. Menu great - lots on there we would like to return to. Mediterranean Salmon Salad was delicious. Onion rings perfect. Prices very good. Will definitely return.

Thank GeoRoadWarriors
Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$9
Bar, Pub, Canadian, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Television, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 663 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1M5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown West
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown West
  • Phone Number: +1 416-947-0404
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