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Rare

166 Brock St, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 2P4, Canada
+1 705-742-3737
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (43 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
166 Brock St, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 2P4, Canada
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1 - 10 of 117 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderfull meal good times with family and friends. Steak was tender snd juicey served hot and in time. Would recommend it !!

Thank Cary F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband reserved us a table for a special night out ( next time I would request the table by the window). This restaurant is small and quaint. Everything was very well appointed. The service was good and the menu had familiar and unique items...More

Thank Panko2003
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Drove three hours to try this place, for it was highly recommended by good foodie friends of ours. So, got there and they entertained our special request when we booked - we asked for a quiet table with a window. Great start. We then order...More

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the pleasure of dining at Rare this past weekend, and loved every bite. We had reservations (a must) and were greeted and seated promptly. Our server was knowledgeable and attentive without being intrusive. The smoked pork soup was absolutely delicious, with lots of...More

Thank daisylooHamilton
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

... not that I would! Ribeye Steak was perfectly cooked. Everything related to service, quality of the meat, and atmosphere was great. (Overheard a couple ask for theirs medium well... it still makes me cringe! Oh well, to each their own...) Had the Caesar salad,...More

Thank Mtlnative
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Have been wanting to try this place since it opened. Finally got the chance this past weekend with a group of great friends. The food from start to finish was absolutely amazing and beautifully presented. The wine was also outstanding and the service was spot...More

Thank Strongbow1976
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Will I definitely be back. Enjoyed the menu features and atmosphere of the dining room. I had the sirloin and it was wonderfully cooked

Thank foodguyptbo
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Locally sourced, well prepared and a daily special board! A family favourite for special occasions and "just because". Well priced, fine dining.

Thank Deb W
Reviewed 31 July 2017

I have been to Rare a few times and have never been disappointed. The quality and presentation of the food is excellent and it is a lovely place to go for a special occasion. The restaurant is small but does not feel crowded and the...More

1  Thank janicej6102016
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We moved to Peterborough a few years ago and have been searching for a special place for dinner. There are lots of interesting places here, but RARE will be our go-to for anniversaries, birthdays etc. It is fundamentally a steak house, but everything is done...More

2  Thank JanTravels_4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$24 - US$95
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166 Brock St, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 2P4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Peterborough
  • Phone Number: +1 705-742-3737
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