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Lafayette Bistro - CLOSED

942 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1G8, Canada
+1 647-351-0803
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28 May 2013
“paper in French Onion Soup”
9 May 2013
“Nice Little Place on Queens West”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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European, French, Soups
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942 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1G8, Canada
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Reviewed 28 May 2013

We were excited about this small café and the French Onion Soup. When it arrived and I tried it I realized they had left the paper on the sliced cheese which they threw on top of the soup and melted. Horrible and no excuse for...More

Thank Wasaga
Reviewed 9 May 2013

Small place, very French, quite popular with locals. Good Beef bourguignon, just average linguine (the only vegetarian meal)/ The appetizers are a bit overpriced, though the soups (French Onion, especially) are excellent. Good choice of wines. Attentive service & very friendly atmosphere.

1  Thank Sophie0811
Reviewed 26 April 2013

My wife got food poisoning and there were mouse droppings in the washroom. The health department should close this place down ASAP.

1  Thank Stewart K
Reviewed 10 March 2012

Service was slow and horrible. The owner was nonexistent. What should have been a wonderful, charming experience turned into a big disappointment. This restaurant puts to shame all other bistros in the city. Keep your money or go to the other restaurants on ossington! I...More

6  Thank rdevera
Reviewed 17 January 2012

If my 20-year-old son tried to make me gourmet dinner and came up with the food they served, I would have said excellent. The food was indecisive, ungarnished, slopped on the plate with no vegetables. It reminded me of something grandpa put together to feed...More

5  Thank TrippingAllOver
Reviewed 1 January 2012

1 January, 2012, in the morning. Last night we went with friends and family to enjoy New Years Eve at Lafayette Bistro on Queen Street West. What a disaster! Probably the best part of the evening was the guitarist and the singing around the tables....More

6  Thank bimjimmy
Reviewed 28 November 2011

I had a great dinner at Lafayette Bistro this weekend. Although there were a few mix ups, the service was terrific. Very friendly - not the usual hipster distain I'm used to in this neighbourhood. The owner came by more than once to make sure...More

1  Thank amf_stc
Reviewed 27 July 2011

The seabass in anis broth is fabulous, as is the steak frites. Seriously, try the fish...you'll simply rave about it too. The steak frites is a good value, as (chef and co-owner) Jean Pierre told me he couldn't get the right kind of quality for...More

Thank my-itinerary
Reviewed 23 June 2011

We had purchased a $60 voucher from dealfind for this restaurant. I was expecting a "Bistro" type of environment and found a "Dinner" type. There were only 5 customers seated in the entire restaurant. When we presented the voucher, we were told that the voucher...More

4  Thank Bruce034
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Queen Street and West Queen West
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 942 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1G8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Queen Street and West Queen West
  • Neighbourhood: Queen Street and West Queen West
  • Phone Number: +1 647-351-0803
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