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Bld Restaurant Toronto - CLOSED

36 Toronto St, Toronto, Ontario M5C 2C5, Canada
+1 416-777-0253
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
15 Feb 2014
“Sad to see it close”
18 Sep 2013
“Gone in the Middle of the Night. BLD is No More.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Mediterranean, International, Spanish, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
36 Toronto St, Toronto, Ontario M5C 2C5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 15 February 2014

I went to eat here again, as I really liked this little gem, only to find that it has closed. :( It always saddens me when a place closes. Thank you to all the staff that worked there.

1  Thank hacksawCanada
Reviewed 18 September 2013

I'm not actually sure what one has to do to get the status of this restaurant updated - but they are VERY, VERY closed. These folks stopped serving breakfast a couple of months ago (so much for the "B" in BLD); their take out menu...More

4  Thank Rob_S_987
Reviewed 26 June 2013

I actually ducked in here because the heat was a killer and I wanted to cool off. What a great find. Stylish, great decor. They know how to mix a nice Rusty Nail at the bar, that's a good sign. Had the risotto, perfectly done...More

2  Thank Vitamin B
Reviewed 16 June 2013

We had dinner with friends here and really enjoyed it. Very relaxed atmosphere and really nice and friendly service. Eveything we had to eat was nicely presented. I had the Salmon sashimi to start which was nicely prepared and presented and quite tasty and the...More

1  Thank fussyyetcheap
Reviewed 25 March 2013

We loved this restaurant, we were visiting and found by chance. Long time did not eat as well, thank Cris for your kindness and for the service you gave us. Thank you very much again return.

4  Thank Cristina S
Reviewed 13 March 2013

YES- Eek! Methinks NOT!!! We had reservation at 1pm, Wednesday for 10 ppl. It was co-worker's bday celebration. It took them 50 min to get our food ready! 50 min!!! I don't know about you, but we are only allow for 1~1 1/2 hrs for...More

8  Thank LoveLifewithXiong
Reviewed 18 February 2013

Went to @bldrestaurantTO....had a great meal. The fish was fresh, with perfect sides. Room was cool and just a great place to have wine and a good meal with friends. Girlfriend had the lamb which was also excellent cant go wrong with a meal at...More

9  Thank JACANT
Reviewed 30 January 2013 via mobile

Yay! I’m back at Toronto, and so glad I visited this restaurant with my fiancé and friends. The service was excellent and the food taste delicious. The environment of the restaurant was so calm. I would definitely recommend visiting this place to anyone! 

7  Thank Kelly R
BLDRestaurant, Owner at Bld Restaurant Toronto, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2013

Thanks for enjoying us and we hope to see you soon

Reviewed 10 December 2012

Make sure you visit! I was looking for a place to eat in TO and walked up to BLD. I first noticed the chalk board sign out front. Next was the Tripadvisor rating, and the red glass entrance. Thought why not, give it a go....More

8  Thank hacksawCanada
Reviewed 13 November 2012

in the mood for dinner before or after a show? meeting friends after work? this conveniently located restaurant reminds us of manhattan on an affordable scale. decor is hip. food is hipper. everything is great. try the mushooms.

9  Thank HermesParis
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a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$14 - US$33
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Toronto St, Toronto, Ontario M5C 2C5, Canada
  • Public Transportation: subway King/yonge subway Queen/yonge
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-777-0253
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