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The Ivy

24th St and Ontario Ave, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada (Central Business District)
384-4444
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Ranked #46 of 546 restaurants in Saskatoon
Price range: $15 - $31
Cuisines: Continental
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Central Business District
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English first
Saskatoon, Canada
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Mom and I stopped by the Ivy a couple of weeks ago for lunch. We were able to sit on the patio and enjoy the sunshine. I ordered the corned beef sandwich. And Mom loved her soup so much she ordered a second bowl to go. The Ivy has been one of our favorite restaurants since it opened. Curtis and... More

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Saskatchewan, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

With all the new restaurants in Saskatoon that we have tried we decide to check out an old standard. The Ivy has been around for some time now and many of our friends recommend it. The staff there are friendly, knowledgeable and efficient to say the least. Very Impressed. I was also impressed with the lounge and patio area and... More

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Saskatoon, Canada
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Went here my spouses birthday supper, waiter was attentive, good wine selection, the starter was excellent - duck spring rolls, caesar salad was fine - the wait between courses was longer as the evening went on, finally main course arrived - my steak was excellent, hardly any potatoes, but they were tasty - the hard rubberized carrots were shameful to... More

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Curtis K, Owner at The Ivy, responded to this review

Thank You for your review and for choosing The Ivy to celebrate your spouses birthday. Our staff often don't rush our Guests' meals too much for fear that they would feel as if we wanted them to leave quickly. If a Guest expresses the need to be out by a certain time, or would like their meals rushed, we can... More

Saskatoon, Canada
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This is one of those restaurants that appears very upscale without the upscale prices...but a fantastic menu and service. I had the Ivy salad since I was having a light lunch and my friend had the salmon and creme carmel for dessert. From presentation to taste this was an excellent lunch. Great ambience. And!!! You have got to check out... More

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Curtis K, Owner at The Ivy, responded to this review

Kevin Thank You for your very kind review. We certainly appreciate your comments and feedback. We completely agree with you that the parking during the day is a concern. Thankfully, the City is working to remedy this as soon as the new Police Station opens by converting the outside driving lanes on 24th Street into metered parking. If you return... More

Saskatoon, Canada
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

The wait was long, for no apparent reason. We were visiting with friends so that was not our main issue. However, the cost of the meal seemed high given the lack of imagination in the food presentation. Our friends made the evening fun, but we'll choose another venue (e.g. Truffles or Rembrant's) the next time we all dine out.

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Curtis K, General Manager at The Ivy, responded to this review

Cindy thank you for your review. In comparison to our fellow restaurants prices in Saskatoon, we are right in the middle. We have not increased our menu prices in over 4 years and take pride in being a reasonably priced venue for what you receive. We include starter salads with all of our Entrees at no charge. As for timing,... More

Saskatoon, Sask.
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

The Ivy had a limited special menu for New Year's. All the dishes were excellent. They had a live band playing throughout dinner who played either jazz or middle of the road music with a female singer. It was a nice touch although a little loud and we could not talk with our friends when the band was playing. Our... More

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Saskatoon
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

The Ivy by far has the best steak in Saskatoon, they also treat my family most excellent when there. I have never had bad service, poor food or experience, I highly recommend them for Christmas parties as I hosted our's there and it was fantastic.

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

This year Rayner Agencies Ltd. chose The Ivy for our staff Christmas dinner. Despite the place being full to capacity, our group of about 30 enjoyed one of our most memorable dinners here. All of our entrées were all spot on from the beef, fish, and, my to favourite of the night. the rack of lamb. We started the evening... More

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Lloydminster, Canada
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

We waited almost two hours for our food, with very little service (drinks or appys). We had a huge table (30 plus). We tried to speak to a manager but were not assisted. The food was absolutely amazing once we got it.

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Saskatoon, Canada
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Frist time went there for lunch, the pasta is great. The service is excellent and also perfect environment for dining. I will certainly visit again.

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