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₹₹ - ₹₹₹, International, Vegetarian Friendly
1198 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1J6, Canada
+1 647-464-9100
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good16%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“apricot tart” (2 reviews)
“cheese spread” (2 reviews)
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Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1198 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1J6, Canada
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

We discovered Dandylion thanks to our nearby hotel. It was a lovely evening. The cozy atmosphere, the superb service, and the open kitchen with the ballet of 5 in the kitchen working in a small space with perfect choreography. The limited, edited menu was fine...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 56003Nancy
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We were given a table near the kitchen and asked to move. We were then moved towards the window facing the street which was great except that it was chilly and the window is huge. A man came over and suggested if I was cold,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank MissLucyHoneychurch
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We had dinner last night at Dandylion which we thought was extremely over-rated. The waitress definitely failed her charm-school entry exam and the food was not particularly tasty. The bread which they fuss over is bland. The fish was over-cooked. In all a fairly disappointing...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Philip893
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

The menu is very limited! That scared us a bit! Then we went ahead and it was surprisingly amazing! I did ask for any special dish, and luckily, there was a superb Shrimp dish, they had only 2 left, I made sure to book those,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Oliver_Zeitoun
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We had been recommended to try this restaurant by Chef Jan Bangerter of Langdon Hall, so we expected it would be excellent, and it was. It is an understated space, but the food is tremendous - from the freshly baked sour-dough with fresh cheese spread...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank OttawaRoamer
Reviewed 18 July 2018

This small restaurant was a wonderful surprise!! The food was delicious and the service was excellent. Although there were limited choices on the menu, you could not go wrong. Each dish was exquisitely prepared and offered unique combination of flavors. Although on the pricey side,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Karen H
Reviewed 21 June 2018

The set menu had enough options for everyone to enjoy something. The food was delicious and the service was on point. It was a great way to end our trip to Toronto.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank littlerb
Reviewed 19 May 2018

we were impressed by the quality of food and professional services offered. the staff was highly efficient and paid attention to detail. we enjoyed the freshly baked bread and all of the dishes ordered. highly recommend.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank vdsl90
Reviewed 6 May 2018

This is the type of restaurant you go to for the food and you will not be disappointed. In my opinion, even though this restaurant is fairly highly rated it still managed to surpass my expectations. This is truly a gem in Toronto. The menu...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank darth_vanderr
Reviewed 29 April 2018

After an extremely disappointing end to a mediocre Toronto FC game my husband and I needed a lift. Dandylion delivered. This intimate little restaurant on Queen offers three appetizers, mains and desserts. We sat and perused the menu with a glass of wine while we...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Ktfromcanada
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1 June 2018|
Response from vdsl90 | Reviewed this property |
I am sure your kid will enjoy the delicious food and friendly services. You know best if he/she will be able to sit through the meal and be considerate to fellow diners. The tables are quite closely set. You should phone the... More
Shirley G
10 September 2017|
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Response from Stinkyrules | Reviewed this property |
Nope. The atmosphere is quite relaxed for such an excellent restaurant...
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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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
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