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Merlot Restaurant

) #444 of 7,022 Restaurants in Toronto $$ - $$$ , Cafe, Asian
2994 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M8X 1C2, Canada
+1 416-236-0081
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good44%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pate” (7 reviews)
“moules” (4 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, Asian, Pub, Diner, Burmese, French, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
2994 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M8X 1C2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 111 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Meeting friends to celebrate a birthday, we convened at Merlot for dinner. Ambience was quiet bistro. Service was excellent, 10/10, well balanced and attentive but never intrusive or poorly timed. Relaxed and unrushed. I started with Fish Soup "St. Tropez" off the menu. Tomato based,...More

Thank Brent R
Reviewed 30 May 2017

My wife and I met friends for dinner at this west end restaurant. My overall review of the experience is extremely positive. I love good ‘European’ restaurants where the owners and staff get the balance of service, attentiveness and food quality just right. That was...More

Thank TorontoCity
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Merlot offers a relaxed fine dining experience. Abiance is relaxed and you are able to enjoy the table conversation. Menu is extensive with interesting specials. Excellent wine list. We opted for the Steak&Frites, Monkfish and Breast of Chicken au Cognac. Food arrived piping hot and...More

Thank SpEHsideTraveller
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Had a craving for steak and frites and this place fit the bill. Wait staff were very attentive and polite. Would definitely go back.

Thank Parammima
Reviewed 11 March 2017

In addition to the nice ambiance, delicious food, and excellent service, I must mention how well the pacing was. From when we were greeted upon entering... to when our food & drink orders were taken... to when our dishes were cleared away... etc., the timing...More

Thank Clare R
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Fantastic food with great service! if you are looking for a great evening to take your date you will not go wrong with this spot. Well worth the trip.

Thank B J
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Ours was a ‘Fine Dining” dinner outing for a group of seniors. There was no issue with separate cheques which came with a pre-advertised 15% gratuity. The servers earned their tips as there was some confusion with the orders which was probably not their fault....More

Thank Connoisseur-of-Life
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Last night my cousins and I went to merlot for a post wedding dinner. The service was prompt and courteous and the meal was delightful. I had the Arctic char and escargots and ate every inch of it. I will definitely be going back and...More

Thank Flstn2007
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Small intimate place - free of blasting music, one person for our table, vs. Multiple staffers doing this and that. Friendly server who gave us lots of options, did not rush us. Would return anytime.

Thank 136louisem
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Moules appetizer, salad, daily vegetable soup were all tasty. Icelandic cod and steak were done to perfection. The vegetables were not over cooked. Desserts were excellent as well...Fruit flan and chocolate mousse were excellent. Becks beer available is you don't drink. Winterlicious is menu is...More

Thank Dixiegals
Nearby
Etobicoke
Etobicoke is a relaxed area along the Humber River.
It's saturated with green spaces and conservatories,
making it a premier destination for outdoor sports,
hiking, and nature walks. Its abundance of parkland
and lakes makes it a typical spot for fishing,
picnicking, and camping out, especially in warmer
months. The peaceful area is also enjoyed by families,
who appreciate its boardwalks and sports facilities.
...More
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Walter K
11 June 2017|
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Response from 136louisem | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. But I would think calling ahead would clear up your question.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Cafe, Asian, Pub, Diner, Burmese, French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2994 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M8X 1C2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Etobicoke
  • Neighbourhood: Etobicoke
  • Phone Number: +1 416-236-0081
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