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Madison

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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Student pub seriously in need of a major reno

I think I was the only Torontonian who had never visited the Maddy, until yesterday. And the... read more

Reviewed November 21, 2018
Mark16
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Toronto
Great place!

Friendly environmental, good food and veg funny place. I have been in there with friends and also... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2017
NicFairweather14
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Toronto, Canada
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  • Average19%
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Nov 21, 2018
“Student pub seriously in need of a major reno”
Jul 29, 2017
“#EpicFoodFail”
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Affectionately known as the Maddy, this is a popular Annex bar. The crowd, which includes many students from nearby U of T, fills every floor and terrace. The newest development is the billiard room, with 10 tables. Everyone in the friendly crowd...more
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14 Madison Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5R 2S1, Canada
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Reviewed November 21, 2018

I think I was the only Torontonian who had never visited the Maddy, until yesterday. And the verdict.... a student pub that has become grungy over the years. An okay selection of beers, to be sure, but there is an odor hanging in the place...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mark16
Reviewed July 29, 2017

We have been to the Madison many times before, and never have I reviewed it, until now. I guess I have always been attracted to the summertime deck-party atmosphere, while the beer is the attraction, it has always been the food that disappoints. None more...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank SSL260
Reviewed June 11, 2017

DO NOT GO HERE Last night me and my friends were harassed by their staff. At about 5 min before last call they started aggressively clearing everyone out and screaming at all the customers to leave. One of them grabbed me on my arm for...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

Friendly environmental, good food and veg funny place. I have been in there with friends and also with family. Nice place to have fun, but some night can be really packed!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank NicFairweather14
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Big huge house with a lot of kinds of rooms: dance floor, pool tables, pub couches. Good beers and tapas.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 420liviat
Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

Madison pub is a huge house with a lot to offer. There are several different rooms, such as a sports bar, piano room, dance floor, and an area to just sit with pool and darts. We were there on a Friday night and didn't have...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Bianca A
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Pretty nice place to drink, chat, dance and enjoy the night. Has a lost of different "attractions" like a dance floor with eletronic music, a calm rooftop to chat and drink, a busy but nice space with live music. Almost everybody there was students.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank wenddycm
Reviewed July 1, 2015

Nothing out of the ordinary , we got a table and the service was pretty slow , they have and okay price for a pub that big thou , the only thing we didn't like was one of the servers was almost forcing us to...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank CamilaSerpadeAlmeida
Reviewed June 15, 2015

Love the Patios. Great place in Toronto especially if the thought an overcrowded night club with a fat cover is unappealing. Good beer, fair enough prices. I'll be back.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank TashaD93
Reviewed June 14, 2014

I was pretty one of the oldest people in this bar as its a college bar. However, I was there to see my talented friend from highschool Peter Kadar play the keyboards. He rocked the house and had the crowd yelling out all kinds of...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank monie390
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