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3373 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
(416) 236-3339
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  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 stars
Neighbourhood Pub. That's All.

This is probably a fun neighbourhood pub. Looks like they have an active darts league and a weekend brunch crowd. But for a weekday lunch, you can do much better on this strip of Bloor Street. The pub itself is cramped, worn and dark. The booths are tiny and most of the other table are... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 2, 2012
Elizabeth W
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Toronto, Canada
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Orange, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Orwell's is an old Etobicoke haunt that still does a great chicken wing and ice cold drafts. I recently dropped in for a quick pint and a few wings and was pleased wit the food and drink and especially impressed with the waitress who had a super attitude. Doddsy

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

This is probably a fun neighbourhood pub. Looks like they have an active darts league and a weekend brunch crowd. But for a weekday lunch, you can do much better on this strip of Bloor Street. The pub itself is cramped, worn and dark. The booths are tiny and most of the other table are high-tops. Definitely not a place... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2012

Orwell's Restaurant has some work to do to improve it's ratings. I was mightily disappointed with it's service, it was slow, terribly slow! For an order of ten chicken wings, it took 20 minutes. That's rough, especially since there were only twenty patrons in the place. The hot weather and the lack of air conditioning made for an uncomfortable wait.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2011

My fiance, friend and I went there for dinner last Thursday night. My fiance and I split a piece of chocolate cake - and we were both violently ill the entire night and are still overcoming it. I called Friday morning to advise the staff. Whoever answered the phone didn't seem to speak English very well, so I am not... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2010

In a good location, pretty much right at the corner of Bloor & Islington, right across from a TTC bus terminal. (Don't drink & drive!) The service was fast and friendly and the food and drinks were moderately priced. Lots of different beers (23, I think our server said) on-tap. Typical pub menu. A small, outdoor patio with umbrellas, right... More 

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  • Address: 3373 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto
  • Phone Number: (416) 236-3339

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