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.


₹₹ - ₹₹₹, International, Vegetarian Friendly
1198 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1J6, Canada
+1 647-464-9100
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good18%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“striploin” (5 reviews)
“cod” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1198 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1J6, Canada
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (70)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Jason the owner was front and center .. food was amazing .. wait staff was attentive and informative. The limited menu was really good and delicious. I would highly recommend dandylion !

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We walked all the way down West Queen West for this gem of a restaurant. They took us earlier than our booked reservation, and had a nice wine selection with a delicious white wine we hadn’t had before. The menu is very small. There were...More

Thank Kenda C
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We had a great dinner at Dandylion, one of Canada's 100 Best 2017. Wonderful (short) wine list [we had the Lambrusco]; amazing and succinct menu [other people have said the menu was too limited - but I like the fact the chef has a point...More

Thank Cwesthaver
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Fresh baked bread and onion fresh cheese at each table, nice small wine selection, and 3 item à la carte menu. 3 starters, 3 mains, 3 desserts. Pick from vegetarian, fish/seafood or meat. The goat cheese and best tomatoes ever salad with greens was superb....More

Thank Kulbi
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Not my thing. Let me start with what was good- pretty atmosphere, good wine list and non-fussy service. The food was very disappointing. The salad was too lettucy and rather dull, the steak tartare tasted of nothing but buckwheat and the raw tuna starter was...More

Thank TorontotravelAndrea
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful experience at this restaurant, but it is not for everyone. It has a good wine list and very good service. The menu is limited and we were told changes regularly. It was not risk for us as the choices were all...More

Thank rjdixon5419
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

good service. Chef touches garbage bin, didn't wash his hands, start preparing salad. Gross!!!!!!!!!! Food was not special.

2  Thank Jen T
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant for a special birthday with my wife. The restaurant has a relaxed atmosphere. Alex, our sever, was wonderful, had a great attitude and did an excellent job providing insight surrounding the menu. My wife started with shrimp while I had pork belly....More

1  Thank Stinkyrules
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Good service but extremely overpriced and extremely small portions. Food nothing special. Not recommended at all.

Thank Marta B
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Walked by this location and noticed it had good reviews. Seemed like we lucked out to get a table since it was really busy for a cold Wednesday. The servicer was amazing. Our waitress was really knowledgeable about all of the drinks and food, so...More

Thank Chloe R
West End
The go-to area for new business start-ups, the spry
and creative persona of the West End thrives along its
streets. Its independent boutiques, galleries,
restaurants, and shops offer brands that can't be
found elsewhere. Buildings with ground floor consumer
spaces sport up-top artist's lofts, and the West End
attracts artists, designers, and fashion industry
professionals to its living quarters. It is in the
Nearby HotelsSee all 136 hotels in Toronto
Gladstone Hotel
827 reviews
.03 km away
Drake Hotel Toronto
648 reviews
.17 km away
West Queen West Hotel
41 reviews
1.28 km away
Howard Johnson Inn Toronto Downtown West
374 reviews
1.67 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Drake Hotel
331 reviews
.17 km away
Ravi Soups
20 reviews
.23 km away
Gladstone Cafe
49 reviews
.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lower Ossington Theatre
126 reviews
.69 km away
MZTV Museum of Television
12 reviews
.69 km away
Little Portugal
24 reviews
.63 km away
Lamport Stadium
8 reviews
.49 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Shirley G
10 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Stinkyrules | Reviewed this property |
Nope. The atmosphere is quite relaxed for such an excellent restaurant...
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1198 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1J6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +1 647-464-9100
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