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Allen's Restaurant On Danforth

$$ - $$$, ,
143 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4K 1N2, Canada
+1 416-463-3086
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“burger” (57 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Canadian, American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
143 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4K 1N2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Planned a nice dinner with a childhood friend. We now both live in Toronto and in the same neighbourhood. We always try places on the Danforth and heard great things about this restaurant. I made the reservation few days before for 6:30. I was informed...More

Thank rollotomasi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is delicious and the service is very good. It has a great pub atmosphere, with a good bar and a great range of brunch items.

Thank Kate4839
Reviewed 19 March 2018

This is a busy place -- especially when the venue next door has a show scheduled. Luckily we were able get seated even though we did not have a reservation. We opted to eat steaks for dinner. The steak menu was impressive for a small...More

Thank Joyce E
Reviewed 28 February 2018

We have come here many times over the years, and had some varied experiences. For me this is really a 3.5, pulled down by what I think are prices too high for the offering. Service today was great, but has not always been. The food...More

Thank MaraFromToronto
Reviewed 23 January 2018

4 Beers, 1 Burger, 1 Calves Liver with a side of Mashed were ordered. This came to nearly $100.00 with tip. Service was fine, food was fine, but seriously the above for nearly $100.00? No thanks.

Thank Alex R
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Allen's is a pleasant pub, though it's better in summer when you can sit outside. the food is adequate but could be better: the Galway chowder was on the thin side and needed seasoning. The Ulster Fry is a breakfast dish served later in the...More

Thank operalover939
Reviewed 18 September 2017

I was at Allen's last night with a large group before a concert at the Danforth Music Hall. We had a reservation for 6:00 pm and the majority of us were there by 6:10 pm. Our waiter was run off his feet. I'm not sure...More

Thank Montreal_Paulb
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We had a really bazaar experience at this place. The food was amazing the venue good, but we were made to feel unwelcome upon arrival. I went as part of a group of friends, many of us hadn't seen each other in years. We had...More

3  Thank TonyGluton
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We love the outdoor back patio in the summer. It is a little oasis from the bustle and noise on the Danforth. Great selection of Ontario wines by the glass. The food was good as usual. Friendly service.

Thank FuzzyBeaver
Reviewed 6 July 2017

They are trying to be fine dining when they are nothing more than a pub. My first and likely last visit to this "joint". When you walk in, it looks like a regular old pub. Prices are sky high with service, presentation and food being...More

1  Thank Darin B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Canadian, American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4K 1N2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > East End
  • Neighbourhood: East End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-463-3086
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