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Houston Avenue Bar and Grill - CLOSED

33 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1G4, Canada
+1 416-214-2207
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (21 reviews)
“steak” (58 reviews)
“salmon” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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33 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1G4, Canada
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1 - 10 of 218 reviews

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Great looking place, played great music (more 90s hip hop) and not too loud. Apps were great however mains were poor. Fatty steak, bland salmon,

Thank JennieMo
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

My colleague and I had dinner here tonight as we both received a gift card at a company event. The food and service were both quite average. Not bad, but the only thing I found overly memorable or exceptional was the Caesar salad. My filet...More

Thank nelliebobellie
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

I was with a party of 4 on Saturday, February 18. It was a good thing I had reservations because it did get quite busy. I had the Filet Mignon, and it was excellent. Can't say enough how much I enjoyed it. The bill was...More

Thank Hannah036
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner on a Friday night. So perhaps it was our error, but it was so loud that we shouted at each other most of the night. The steak was cooked to perfection and the service was okay...but I can't imagine taking a...More

Thank hlftraveler
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Recently ate at Houston's Avenue and the food was delicious. From the minute we stepped through the door the staff were welcoming and attentive. We sat at the bar upon arrival and the bar service was great and friendly. We then moved to a table...More

Thank Shannon H
Reviewed 17 February 2017

A great place to dine. The ribs are mouthwatering and the staff is so nice and kind, all in the heart of downtown Toronto. Great place to bring the family, would repeat and recommend!

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate dinner at Houston's on Yonge St. and the food was excellent, as was the staff...friendly & prompt service..and the bartender was so personable...I'll definitely recommend Houston's to our friends ;)

1  Thank NatBB1
Reviewed 15 February 2017

this is my go to place when taking clients out for lunch or prior to sporting or concert events downtown !.......the atmosphere has a "club" feel but with class typically associated with a fine restaurant, i find the staff friendly and attentive ........kitchen is quick...More

1  Thank hemispherepilot
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had a large group from out of town on a weeknight during Toronto's "Winterlicious" restaurant promotion, food was good, atmosphere very nice and the private large group area was ideal for our needs. Excellent variety of dining choices and everyone enjoyed their dinner. The...More

1  Thank johnaP7604PB
Reviewed 7 February 2017

A must try on this years Winterlicous venue, actually 4th year in a row and always top notch all around, menu variety, service, fun and trendy atmosphere...Thank you Houston`s!!!!

1  Thank shooterchick
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
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 41
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1G4, Canada
    (Yonge St. & Wellington St.)
  • Public Transportation: TTC - Houston Avenue bar & Grill is located one block south of the King St. subway stop on the Yonge line.
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-214-2207
  • E-mail
As a proudly Canadian owned business, Houston Avenue Bar & Grill has a new attitude towards our food, decor, and our guests...We Take Your Fun Seriously! Keeping up with the demands of the neighbourhood’s young professionals, our Yonge and Wellington location is leading the charge with a stylish and effortlessly classy decor, outstanding service from a dedicated brigade of friendly staff, and of course - exceptional food.
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