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Barootes Restaurant & Bar - CLOSED

220 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5H 1K4, Canada
+1 416-979-7717
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
8 Apr 2013
“great food and service”
15 Nov 2012
“Awesome crab cakes”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
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220 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5H 1K4, Canada
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Reviewed 8 April 2013

I love this place and go there often for a nice lunch with co-workers or a dinner with friends. Th menu is kept short and the choices change with the seasons as well as daily with their specials. The food is a good mix of...More

Thank andreaharding6
Reviewed 15 November 2012

Just had lunch at Barootes and I am so sad to note they are soon closing as the crab cakes were mouth watering delicious. Service was great and not sure why they are not busier. For anyone in Toronto before Decmeber 22nd when the final...More

1  Thank mocha2004
Reviewed 9 November 2012

Recently attended a theatre production of War Horse and planned to have dinner before the theatre. We chose Barootes due to its proximity to the theatre. It was a great choice. The staff were very accommodating and asked if we were attending the theatre- they...More

1  Thank SusieQ101
Reviewed 2 September 2012

The beauties of Barootes lie in the soothing, pleasant atmosphere, the friendly service, great value for generous, excellently prepared and presented menu, which is both varied and orginal. First time experience with family for a milestone birthday resulted in a "fabuloso" dinner. We booked this...More

Thank Diamond_Girl88_11
Reviewed 9 August 2012

Mirvish menu is online. Nice ambiance, decent food. (Loved the appetizers, the peanut chicken and steak entrees were OK - 7/10). We're in our mid-40s, and were CLEARLY the youngest people there - it obviously caters to an older crowd.

1  Thank LucySlater518
Reviewed 30 July 2012

When in Toronto to attend the Princess of Whales Theater we made reservations for Barootes for a pre theater dinner. Barootes is only a block from the theater and the decor, food and service were marvelous. The round, upholstered booth where we were seated was...More

Thank Alicefazoooli
Reviewed 16 July 2012

We visited Barootes as part of Summerlicious. There were 4 in our party for dinner. None of us were overly impressed with the food. It was 'ok', but not worth going back. And, we certainly wouldn't go if we were paying full price for the...More

1  Thank LindsayTait
Reviewed 11 July 2012

We were delighted by the subdued yet opulent environment of the restaurant. We had a cozy booth on one side, from which we could admire the amber decor. We had mentioned the theater fixed price special when we made reservations, so we were given that...More

1  Thank learnerWi
Reviewed 10 June 2012

Had a meal at this restaurant before attending a show at the Royal Alexandra Theatre which is located next door. The atmosphere is really nice and food excellent. I tried the kangaroo steak and it was delicious. The staff are very courteous and pleasant. I...More

1  Thank kevinjspencer
Reviewed 4 June 2012

My husband and I were looking for somewhere close to the Princess of Wales theatre to enjoy a birthday dinner before seeing Warhorse. The menu sign outside Barootes advertising kangaroo caught my eye, so we went in to check it out. First impressions were good....More

1  Thank Atlas53
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  • Address: 220 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5H 1K4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown West
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown West
  • Phone Number: +1 416-979-7717
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