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Rendez Vous Ethiopian

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1408 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M4J 1M9, Canada
(416) 469-2513‎
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sun 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 4
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
A Little Gluten_Free Gem

Address: 1408 Danforth Ave. Toronto, ON This is a little gem tucked away in the far reaches of the Danforth in Toronto. My daughter and I stopped here for lunch one afternoon that we were in the city. It was recommended by a classmate of mine who did an ethnic foods project on Ethiopia... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
Patty M
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Oshawa, Canada
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24 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Oshawa, Canada
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5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Address: 1408 Danforth Ave. Toronto, ON This is a little gem tucked away in the far reaches of the Danforth in Toronto. My daughter and I stopped here for lunch one afternoon that we were in the city. It was recommended by a classmate of mine who did an ethnic foods project on Ethiopia. Rendez-Vous is a small, intimate spot.... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We came here after reading the reviews that this was one of the best Ethiopian Restaurants in Toronto and were not disappointed. The place had a really nice atmosphere and the wait staff was very patient and helpful with us choosing our orders. The food was plentiful and excellent. Service was a bit slow but this in no way dampened... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

I love Rendez vous For the best Ethiopian Food and service .keep up the great job ! #Ethiopian#coffeeceremony #placetobe# great vegeterian and meat selection.

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Toronto, Canada
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87 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

I came hungry and had to drag myself out happy and full. Every bit as good as last time and really fast service as always. I asked for a bit extra because I was starving! They gave me a lot extra and I devoured it as if it was my first meal of the week instead of my fourth for... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I intended to have a small late night snack the other night, so I though why not Ethiopian food? This being my first time having Ethiopian on the Danforth, I went to Rendez Vous. We were greeted and seated quickly, and got offered some hot spiced tea, which I highly recommend on a freezing night. As I am familiar with... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

So I was so excited to take my boyfriend out to an African restaurant since it was his first time having some ethnic African food, & my first time having Ethiopian food. I searchEd up best Ethiopian restaurants in Toronto & rendez-vous popped up first in line.. I looked at the reviews & of course it had mostily positive reviews.... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Tasty Ethiopian food. Didn't love the tables because they were kind of hard to sit at. A few sketchy wires running around the place but didn't seem like a major problem. I didn't have any problem with the lighting and menu that is mentioned in a few other reviews. Waitress seemed a little shy or maybe lacking in English at... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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35 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We made reservations to this place and did well, as the restaurant was pretty full. The personnel is very friendly. The service is a bit slow, but it did not bother us. We chose one plate of vegetables and one of meat. It came on one big platter with the delicious bread. We had leftover for lunch the next day.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I'm come back time and time again for this food. it is probably the best Ethiopian place around Toronto :P... but maybe I shouldn't say that since I don't' want it to be packed all the time.

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toronto
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11 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I read the most recent reviews of this restaurant and decided to have my son's birthday supper there. When we arrived on a cold December Monday there were only a few people sitting by the bar. After a while we were given menus. I noticed in their beer menu the ale was called 'Ali' and the lager was called 'larger'.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1408 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M4J 1M9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto
  • Phone Number: (416) 469-2513‎

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 12
  • Cuisine: Ethiopian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?