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Bestellen - CLOSED

972 College St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“cote de boeuf” (7 reviews)
“burger” (24 reviews)
“beef tartare” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Canadian, American, Gluten Free Options
972 College St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Had the 42oz Cote de Boeuf to share. It was very tastsy albeit expensive(but you'd be paying a lot for an aged steak at a steakhouse regardless). Ask about the price beforehand if you're on a budget. A word of warning though that since it's...More

Thank BoscU
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Food was very good and so was the service. The grilled octopus appetizer was excellent. I wanted to try the main stake dish but the waiter told us it started at 38 oz. That's a huge piece of meet and my wife didn't want to...More

Thank Mario H
Reviewed 23 April 2017

My friend and I went for dinner to Bestellen and had a great time. Spanish marinated Octopus was amazing, spiced perfectly , Gin, basil, and lime cocktail awesome and the best steak I have had in a long time. Friendly knowledgeable and attentive staff. My...More

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Went to this popular spot with friends. The atmosphere is super cool and trendy. Absolutely dead when we arrived at 730pm for our 8pm res. We were not allowed to make a 730pm res (two seatings rule), so we intended to have a cocktail at...More

1  Thank LuLu9122
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We wanted a spot to eat, have a few drinks and catch up! Food was good but not over the top. $8 for a cup of pudding desert and $4.50 coffee put the bill way up. Staff were pleasant but we asked twice to have...More

2  Thank Don M
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We selected this restaurant for a birthday dinner, and we have no regrets! The waiter was attentive and detailed in his recommendations. The appetizers (crispy pig ears and beef tartare) were very flavourable and main courses (duck breast and lamb chop) were very well done....More

Thank eiviee
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

On our fourth and final night in Toronto, a good friend insisted we join her at Bestellen. She wouldn't accept us not ordering the burger. I wasn't too enthusiastic about another burger in Toronto (having enjoyed a fairly decent one at the BNB restaurant in...More

Thank Xtian13
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I went into this experience with eyes wide open, well aware of the $5/oz market rate for their specialty rib eye. The meal was everything I expected and the service was jubilant and worth of my extra tip. Like many Toronto restaurants (and I don't...More

Thank TFC9
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I would have loved to give this restaurant a great review. We were celebrating a friends birthday, enjoyed our meal and most our time at Bestellen. Our waiter was happy to fulfil our request for a second $95 bottle of wine, never once mentioning they...More

4  Thank KaraAlicia
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We were at Bestellen with a group for a birthday celebration. We were seated an hour late for our 8:30 reservation and were not out until midnight after slow service in a very noisy environment making conversation difficult.

3  Thank lyndahmacdonald
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
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$31 - US$50
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 972 College St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Public Transportation: Just east at College and Dovercourt
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 647-341-6769
  • E-mail
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