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Blowfish Japanese Restaurant & Sake Bar

668 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1M7, Canada
+1 416-860-0606
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (34 reviews)
“black cod” (7 reviews)
“albacore” (3 reviews)
Closes in 11 min
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fusion
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
668 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1M7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 142 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Went here early after a hockey game. Decent cocktails, great atmos and service but I don't remember the food so well [having forgotten to bring the receipt, I just have the credit card bill. Pricing was ok for this high end type of restaurant.

Thank Anthony L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to this restaurant at the recommendation of some coworkers that wanted to check this out while in Toronto. We ate just about everything on the menu and I left stuffed to the gills. Ironically, I liked everything but the sushi. Had I gone...More

Thank Tanya M
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Having spent a few hours enjoying plays at the Toronto Fringe Festival last Monday evening, we wandered down Bathurst Street to King Street to find a place to eat. It was good fortune that we turned left on King instead of right, otherwise we would...More

Thank Wonkyknees
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Returned to this place twice on our vacation purely because the food was so good. Great vibe within the restaurant and excellent service every time. Sushi was as good as any i have had outside of Japan, and menu is very varied so there is...More

Thank Linton R
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Delicious! Went for my girlfriends birthday, we ordered the Tasting Menu 2. There was a slight miscommunication and we were advised the tasting menu is for a group of minimum 4, although it didn't state that on the menu, but the manager and chef were...More

Thank JamesIsHungry
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved our experience! The server seemed a little impersonal at first but warmed up quickly and ended up being absolutely fantastic! We did the tasting menu and everything was so delicious! We all left very happy! Will definitely be going again on our next...More

Thank Lindsay G
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

The food is quite good but incredibly overpriced for what they are serving. This restaurant used to be very busy and now it's rather quiet every time I walk past. We decided to try it again last night as they didn't have a wait. The...More

Thank PaigeYYZ
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Blowfish was recommended by a friend and we were not disappointed. The foie gras with red tuna was delicious as well as the wagyu gyoza and shrimp rolls, shrimp dumplings and truffle albacore. It was also my sister's birthday and the waitress brought her a...More

Thank Gabriella G
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I booked a table and brought my wife last week. The food was prepared incredibly well and nicely presented. The sushi shooters and black cod were the highlights for us. The restaurant isn't that big so I imagine it's filled Thursday to Saturday. Seating is...More

1  Thank R M
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Really fresh fish. Outstanding flavors... I was worried it would feel stuffy.. I'm not a fancy food kinda person. But I love good flavors. I'd say it hit the mark good vibe great food.

Thank jonni311
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 668 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1M7, Canada
    (Bathhurst St.)
  • Public Transportation: Public Transit Stops: 504 King Street Car stopping at Bathurst, 511 Bathurst Street Car stopping at King Street West
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Queen Street and West Queen West
  • Neighbourhood: Queen Street and West Queen West
  • Phone Number: +1 416-860-0606
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