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Penelope Restaurant

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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Mediterranean, Greek
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery
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All reviews moussaka greek salad pita bread baklava rainbow trout fried calamari royal alex princess of wales theatre theatre crowd excellent greek food roy thomson hall going to the theatre pre theatre dinner king street lovely restaurant huge portions attentive service
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

Lovely restaurant with great attentive staff. We ordered the Saganaki which we had while on holiday in Corfu and it tasted even better! Amazing food

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Diane D
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

I went yesterday to Penelope for a lunch with my friends. While the menu is not extensive, I decided on grilled calamari. Such a disappointment. The calamari was almost raw. The side was a spoon of sticky cold, old rice. Two potatoes wedges. Reheated and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Lumi N
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

We were at Penelope before a play at the Alexandra Theatre. The saganaki was delicious! My husband went on to have lamb chops and I had vegetarian souvlaki. Both dishes were excellent. The Greek salad was very good but could have had more olives. While...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lovetoeatout2015
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We went there this week before a Tiff (Toronto International Film Festival) movie and were very impressed with every aspect of this place. Varied extensive menu with lots of healthy choices (something for almost everyone). Fresh ingredients and food prepared just right. My husband had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank careyeroslib
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

My family and I had lunch prior to seeing Come From Away. Service is excellent and the food did not disappoint. Fresh and beautifully presented.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Renée F
Reviewed 30 August 2018

A limo from home with tickets in hand for the Royal Alex theatre! We pulled out all the stops. Left early and had reservations for Penelope's. Handicapped accessible and a nice open concept. The plus was, next door to the theatre. Victoria was our waitress...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Rieser
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We've been coming to Penelope for years before our Mirvish theatre show. They definitely cater to the theatre crowd, so it's always best to have a reservation before hand as they are ALWAYS busy before the show. The staff has minimal turnover in the dining...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TravelGirlTO
Reviewed 16 August 2018

This greek restaurant is a large and well designed facility. The service and attention to detail is great. The food is very good.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mikeheydon13
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Took our 86 yr old mom to see play at Princess of Wales theatre and was having hard time finding an accessible restaurant to go beforehand. Luckily found this gem with great food and great service and washroom on ground level. The only negative was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sj M
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

This is a large restaurant located in the theatre area of Toronto. The stuffed grape leaves were a delicious and sizeable appetizer. The lamb chops and beef souvlaki were both served hot and tasty with fresh seasoned vegetables in the side. Service was quick and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Entrance to the Metro Hall underground parking is from Wellington Street, which is one street south of King Street, make sure you turn left at bottom of ramp. It's an automated parking facility and to exit you will need the... More
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