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Absolute Restaurant & Cafe - CLOSED

55 St. Clair Ave W | phone 416-690-1927, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
+1 416-920-0338
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good63%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
9 Sep 2013
“Great Value”
30 Jul 2013
“A gem in the heart of midtown”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Italian, French, Mediterranean
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55 St. Clair Ave W | phone 416-690-1927, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 10 September 2013

This is a modest, very good value restaurant in the restaurant wasteland on St Clair west of Yonge. The food is good quality, wide assortment and very reasonable price. eg Scallop entree with risotto and veggie for $22. Lamb shank with risotto and veggie about...More

3  Thank Superstar070707
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Seven of us visited this unassuming restaurant for lunch, and was pleasantly surprised. The décor was nothing to write home about. The name exudes quiet confidence about its cuisine. The linguine was plain but was done just right. Good service. Overall, it is a good...More

3  Thank Selina P
Reviewed 18 May 2013

Absolute looks like a casual spot for a simple, inexpensive meal; but looks, alas, can be deceiving. I found the prices to be surprisingly high, given the look and feel. The restaurant is unassuming in appearance: simple décor, bright and spacious, with a very visible...More

2  Thank Mr_Weston
Reviewed 15 April 2013

We visited the restaurant on a Friday night and it was extremely quiet, which on the positive side meant we had almost exclusive attention by the only waiter on duty. We ordered caesars for appetizers, and scallops and linguini bolognese for mains. The linguini were...More

3  Thank canch06
Reviewed 8 April 2013

If you are looking for a local neighbourhood bistro with top-notch food, quality and service, this is it! We were there for dinner after searching for a spot close to where we'd be attending a concert - a couple of miles from so many restaurants...More

2  Thank Stewsview
Reviewed 24 September 2012

This restaurant moved into the 'hood where I work recently and I have to admit I was hesitant to try it since I wasn't crazy about what was there before. I had lunch there recently and ordered the burger and fries. It was a very...More

1  Thank Teena_in_Toronto
Reviewed 23 September 2012

This used to be a convenience store and has graduated to a nice neighborhood bistro. Bakes goods are the draw but in the rear of the place are comfortable tables and chairs for a light breakfast, lunch or dinner. The prices are reasonable, service is...More

1  Thank wayne300944
Reviewed 6 August 2012

Sits on the corner of Wineva and Queen beside the 64 bus stop. At the back of the space, up some stairs, sits a teeny bar and tables - where lovingly created food in the tiniest kitchen is prepared. Their salmon, scallops and the steak...More

1  Thank IanCar
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Midtown
Midtown is a dynamic part of Toronto with some of its
most stylish high-rise residences and heritage
buildings. The area sees busy shoppers with bag-laden
arms balancing lattes in paper cups as they travel
from one luxury brand to the next, taking advantage of
the proximity of high-end shops. The reflecting pools,
jogging trails, and nature treks of the Rosehill
Revision are always a hub of outdoor activity, and
...More
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  • Address: 55 St. Clair Ave W | phone 416-690-1927, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-920-0338
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