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The Octagon Restaurant

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$$$$
Steakhouse, Canadian
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7529 Yonge St | THORNHILL MARKHAM, ONT, Richmond Hill, Ontario L5T 2B4, Canada
+1 905-889-8989
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have dined at the octagon several times over the years as we live in the area. The onion soup is excellent. The Caesar salad prepared at tableside is quite pricy but tasty. The large shrimp cocktail are the largest I've seen as well as the costliest. They are however delicious and well worth the price for a special occasion.... More 

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Thank Babs7112016
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

$18 lobster bisque!!! Here's the hidden truth, cheat and use flour as opposed to fresh ingredients like cream. For an upscale restaurant serving cold mashed potatoes is really not acceptable. It tasted like powdered potatoes. The steak (porterhouse and filet mignon) was not a good slab of meat. Not to mention they didn't cook the meat properly. Octagon is good... More 

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Foothill Ranch,Ca
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time I come to Toronto I visit this restaurant If you go early you don't need a reservation but I am sure at Prime time on Weekends you will need one Service and Food is great and the Prices aren't cheap

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Thank canadiangonebad102
Richmond Hill, Ontario
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this place, it's very chic and classy but I don't think it's good for little kids. It's a very high end restaurant.

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Thank marjanm1
Canada
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited recently to celebrate a family birthday. Quite busy for a Sunday evening - nevertheless service was attentive and efficient. The Octagon is definitely an old school steakhouse. Lots of wood, fireplace and warm interior. The Caesar salad is an absolute must - prepared at your table and absolutely delicious. I was a little disappointed with my steak on this... More 

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Thank CityHopper1010
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service amazing food and decor is none like any other. Prices arent for the faint of heart. I only go there for special occasions.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Visited here with my husband to celebrate my birthday. This place never disappoints us - the staff is very attentive, and the food is always great. We had a seafood platter for two and everything was delicious except the lobster. The claws were not cooked through and tasted raw. Everything else was impeccable. Our waiter was very busy with few... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Last week I had the pleasure of dining at The Octagon Restaurant in Thornhill. I hadnt been there in a couple of years and the opportunity to dine with some colleagues from our of town presented itself as a good spot to meet. I was pleasantly impressed. The white Table Cloths, a sign of cleanliness and detail was my first... More 

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Thank Dom S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

This has to be one of the best steak houses I've ever been to. The service is exceptional & the food was awesome! You get a lot of food for the price, everyone took home a doggy bag. If you like garlic bread, you will love theirs it's so garlicky. YUM!!

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Thank Janice D
Collingwood, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Had a lovely meal with 11 colleagues in one of the private rooms, upstairs. The Cesar Salad was excellent, the steak was cooked to perfection and the Creme Brulee was so good I had to have it twice. Great wine selection and great service. We tried the Giribaldi Barolo which was excellent. The whole experience certainly makes you feel special.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$99
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7529 Yonge St | THORNHILL MARKHAM, ONT, Richmond Hill, Ontario L5T 2B4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Richmond Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 905-889-8989

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?