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Globe Bistro

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124 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4K 1N1, Canada
+1 416-466-2000
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
Closed today
Wine Bar, Contemporary, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
124 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4K 1N1, Canada
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

A wonderful place for lunch - food and service were outstanding. I'll go back and try the dinner menu.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GRC43
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

This was my third time trying their tasting menu. I loved it the first time & found their food exceptionally good. Our group of 8 is made up of people from food industry. We all enjoyed the six courses of the tasting menu! So I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tam K
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Nothing bad to say, great spot. Will go again, hear the patio is great. Had the steak and eggs - delicious!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jamieaking
Reviewed October 15, 2018

ok - my second visit. first time wasn't great - but this time was great! we went there for an early sunday dinner after a float and massage at h2o float next door (highly recommended!!). so we were plenty chill... great canadian wine list. love...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank canadianamigos
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Plenty of space and good for both large and small groups, cozier up front, but still nice in back section. Use of wood in decor makes it warm, but still modern. Service was excellent, friendly, patient, efficient and helpful. Food, most important factor, was great....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tripopinonsw
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Was heading to Allen’s to enjoy some late fall warmth in the back patio when they abruptly told us they’d closed the patio for the season (Really? Early Oct? Things have changed there—too bad, as they lost $200+ in business). So, after a quick online...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Colin F
Reviewed October 7, 2018

We came again for its tasting menu which changes frequently. I love to dine without making disappointed choices. We were presented with our menu for the evening. As we preferred less meat, we asked for a substitute of the main meat dish which was happily...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MariaWu68
Reviewed September 30, 2018

My friend and I specifically went to the Globe on Friday for their half price oysters and wine/beer. We sat on the roof top patio which was very pleasant. Because it was cooler, there were fewer people which was nice. The oysters weren't huge but...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Deborah P
Reviewed August 24, 2018

Globe Bistro has been a staple on the Danforth for several years, and there's no surprise why. While restaurants come and go, this one is here for the long run because of the excellent - and very reasonably priced - food and friendly service. Much...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Peter P
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Well if you like Steak Frites for toddlers then you’ll be satisfied - otherwise you’ll be very hungry afterward. The service was excellent but after $128 spent on dinner and drinks, my wife and I made a sandwich when we got home.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jonathanincanada
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Hans K
October 7, 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from David F |
I was dressed in jeans and a T-shirt. There were others wearing khakis and casual button-ups. no dress code
Jesse F
May 20, 2015|
Response from globeho | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. Yes we offer half priced oysters every day from 4-6 pm (except Mondays when we are closed) We also offer half priced beers and wines by the glass from 4-6 pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$53
Wine Bar, Contemporary, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4K 1N1, Canada
  • Public Transportation: We are situated half of a block east of Broadview station on the Bloor TTC subway line.
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Old Toronto
  • Neighbourhood: Old Toronto
  • Phone Number: +1 416-466-2000
  • E-mail
Join us for a unique local food experience just minutes from the downtown core. Anchoring the entrance to the Danforth, Globe Bistro offers something for everybody. We are open for dinner daily (except Monday). Enjoy a leisurely weekend brunch with friends. Friday lunches host a mix of locals gathering or business meetings. Neighbourhood dining at its best! Feel free to chat with the Chef at the open kitchen or for more intimacy, a private dining room is available for groups. Fresh seasonal and local ingredients inspire Chef Dan Sander's culinary creations that incorporate flavours from around the world. The rooftop patio is a secret oasis from the Danforth. Think global. Eat local!
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