We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

L'Avenue Bistro

) #310 of 6,998 Restaurants in Toronto ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French, European
1568 Bayview Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4G 3B7, Canada
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood stew” (7 reviews)
“escargot” (14 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
French, European
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1568 Bayview Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4G 3B7, Canada
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (114)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

What more could you ask of a small, local spot! It is a good place to remember when you want an honest, basic meal. The chef prepares the fried tilapia perfectly flashy and moist. Save room for the chocolate dessert or recently the pumpkin cheesecake....More

1  Thank Sophie608
Reviewed 20 December 2016

My wife and I had a Saturday date night dinner at L'Avenue restaurant last weekend. The staff was very nice and efficient and the room was quite comfortable. We brought our own wine after inquiring about the $25 corkage fee and started with two kir...More

Thank InspectorIan
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

My two daughters and I went on a weekday night (Tuesday). Not overly busy and service was excellent. We had 4 appetizers amongst us. Soup of the day (very good); escargots (excellent); crab (ok, but escargots were much better); and the bone marrow (pass). One...More

1  Thank Dan H
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Wow did I get lucky to stumble upon this restaurant on my uber eats. I ordered the trout and a salad. Fish was cooked to perfection and nice size portion salad. By far one of the best deliveries I've had in a long time. I'm...More

2  Thank Ren R
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Walking up Bayview looking for a decent soup and salad. Tried this place and loved it.Nice atmosphere and service, excellent food (I added a merguez sausage) and I can't wait to go back there for dinner

1  Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

The French bistro style dishes are intriguing and I'd like to go back just to try a few more. Nice atmosphere, unpretentious and comfortable, with an open kitchen. Service was excellent. The French onion soup was served in what seemed to be a bottomless bowl,...More

Thank rvannie
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Otta and his staff deliver on a month delight with food and wine pairings that are just too good to miss. There is always a wonderful education involved with wine representatives or people from the "regions" attending and sharing their insights. Otta and his staff...More

1  Thank Leasiders
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely meal. . Poached eggs very good but ham a bit overcooked. . Hash was fabulous as was the daily Quiche. Highly recommended. . We will be back. .

1  Thank plint0n
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We enjoyed a really good dinner mid week as a special treat. We dined early so had a lovely quiet dinner before "the rush" later . The Beef Bourguignon with frites was exceptional with deep flavours and it made you want to lick the bowl!...More

1  Thank EMtravelers
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Enjoyed a luncheon at this bistro.We thoroughly enjoyed our quiche.In fact, there were only crumbs on our plates. Hoping to return to taste the dinner menu.

2  Thank maureen C
East York
East York includes a portion of old, industrial
Toronto. Densely populated but incredibly safe, it
boasts some of the city's earliest gardens and
gardening clubs, attracting green thumbs everywhere.
The tranquility of the Don Valley River area, which is
rich with Toronto's oldest and tallest forests, is
supplemented by the large ensemble of authentic and
refurbished Edwardian homes, giving parts of East York
Nearby Restaurants
Hollywood Gelato
58 reviews
.15 km away
Kamasutra Indian Restaurant & Wine Bar
194 reviews
.18 km away
Hashi Sushi
13 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
103 reviews
1.19 km away
Crothers Woods
7 reviews
1.35 km away
Genova Tours
22 reviews
1.55 km away
Skyzone Indoor Trampoline Park
50 reviews
1.50 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from L'Avenue Bistro staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1568 Bayview Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4G 3B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > East York
  • Neighbourhood: East York
  • Phone Number: 416-485-1568
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing