We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Drake Hotel

1150 Queen St. West, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1J3, Canada
416-531-5042
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Ranked #562 of 6,669 Restaurants in Toronto
Price range: $31 - $43
Cuisines: Eclectic
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Dovercourt
Transit: Via TTC: Subway to Osgoode Station Queen Streetcar west to Beaconsfield or Subway to Dufferin Station Dufferin Bus to Queen Street Walk east to Beaconsfield
Write a Review

177 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    56
    63
    34
    16
    8
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
TORONTO
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Went to celebrate my friends b'day, there were 8 of us, and the waitress forget some of the order, I had to get up 3 times to find her to order drinks then to top it off my friends tea arrived with gum attached to the bottom of her cup. DISGUSTING. Wonder if they actually wash the dishes there. Never... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Liked everything food staff atmosphere!one of the best restaurants in Toronto. Ask for Verna the greatest waitress in the city.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Paris, France
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Sunday brunch at the Drake has become a tradition in our family. The first thing we do when we visit our children in Toronto is to make a reservation for a Sunday brunch at the Drake. Even the little ones of 5 and 2 count on it...What makes the Drake so special is their relaxed and understated atmosphere that makes... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

My friend and I went after dinner to have a drink, what an incredible vibe, nice music (played first by a Dj), good environment, and the decoration absolutely caught my attention, what a style! Vintage is a signature I'll always appreciate. Cool staff, at the bar and at the table, good service and cold drinks; I'll definitely will come back... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oakville, Canada
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Stopped by for a late lunch - atmosphere was great as was the food. A good menu selection and all of our meals were well presented and very tasty. What more can you ask for? Proces are very reasonable as well.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rabat, Morocco
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Went for an early brunch with friends on a fine Summer Sunday morning. Ordered Americano coffee, a tall bloody mary and the 'Fresh Fruit & Yogurt' for a healthy $9.95. Satisfying meal, attributable mostly to the presence of friends.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Norwich, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We spotted this place by chance as we drove by. We were fitted in on an outdoor patio, which was atmospheric and blended in quite nicely with the local evening scene. The steak and burgers was just what we needed. The patio became dark and some lighting would have improved things a little. I am sure the place does other... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Caledon, Canada
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

My wife and I came into the city, and it's Tuesday. A concert and before hand at the Drake. Outstanding food, outstanding service. Non pretentious. Still almost a hidden gem, go...have sushi, have a cocktail or two. Enjoy. We did.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Went there a couple weeks ago. This review is not of the hotel but of the bar. On a positive note the venue is attractive and chic. Really liked the set up and style. Additionally the photo booth they had. However I found it to be overly crowed to the the point it was overwhelming and annoying with the amount... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

The hostess was quite welcoming. Our server was very helpful with the menu. I was surprised when told that we were being seated in a smoking section. I said "Pardon"? I did not know that smoking was legal in a restaurant in Toronto even when seated on an outdoor patio. Food was good and service was excellent!!

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed The Drake Hotel also viewed

 

Been to The Drake Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage The Drake Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing