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The Blake House

$$ - $$$American, ,
449 Jarvis St, Toronto, Ontario M4Y 2G8, Canada
+1 416-975-1867
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“irish nachos” (4 reviews)
“baked brie” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
449 Jarvis St, Toronto, Ontario M4Y 2G8, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a delicious dinner with friends. Our waitress was very attentive. The Irish nachos were fabulous and the serving was generous. The cob salad was large and very delicious. The restaurant is in a lovely old house which was built in 1891. I would go...More

Thank sbell2012
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped by for some drinks and food before we went out for the night and glad we did. It's got lots of history and is a really cool building. The service was quick and the food great. We will definitely be back when we are...More

Thank klein3
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

I love this place! They serve the ultimate best mussels in Toronto. The coconut milk white wine reduction is so tasty...i had to soak it up with the freshest bread in town! Just the right amount of garlic and scallions! This is a must have...More

Thank DrPiche
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Drinks were quickly and correctly served! Dinner arrived at the table in dribs and drabs ...we did not get to eat together....appetizers got forgotten...some meals arrived cold (re-warming just is not the same) Last time we were there it was not like this...

Thank nearnorthduo
Reviewed 20 February 2018

This was my first visit to the Blake House, but I hope it's not my last. I attended with a party of seven. We were seated immediately. The wait staff was very attentive to our needs and worked hard to please us. Our order came...More

Thank Kirk G
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

It was a very cold Toronto night.I was looking for a place for dinner and saw Blake House and had to go in because it was so appealing on a cold night.Once inside the fireplace was warming the restaurant. They had Winterlude special menu.Great choices!I...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We went for winterlicious and the price was good for dinner. Smoke duck with pasta was well cooked and very standard dessert. Service was attentive and friendly. The only let down was cocktail. Even for casual drinker, I felt there was no alcohol at all...More

Thank sunshinelpc
Reviewed 1 February 2018

We booked a table for two for Winterlicious, as we were heading to a concert nearby afterward. Spoke with one of the owners, who was diligent in taking my reservation, and even called me back to ensure he had the details correct. When we arrived,...More

Thank Janet G
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I have lived in the neighbourhood where the Blake House is located for a few years and, as such, am a bit of a regular. Why am I a regular when there are so many other good restaurants with an excellent bar also in the...More

Thank PeterInToronto
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Great spot wedged between the Church-Wellesley corridor and Cabbagetown. The lovely mansion is a charming pub-restaurant with a large selection of drinks and wines (also by the glass). The food menu includes great appetizers or plates for sharing, such as the charcuterie and the baked...More

Thank Alexandra d
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 449 Jarvis St, Toronto, Ontario M4Y 2G8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-975-1867
  • E-mail
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