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The Great Escape

Closed Now: 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Great fun!

This was my dad's first time doing an escape room and he absolutely loved it! :) My husband and I... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2019
My amazing experience at the Great Escape

The Mummies Curse was definitely an amazing experience for my friends and I. We had an absolute... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2019
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A real-life escape room in Toronto is here! A wonderful adventure, a task with a 100% unforgettable experience! Secret and/or closed doors, lots of creative logic puzzles and fun tasks to complete, locks with combinations, hidden things, riddles and...more
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Reviewed September 9, 2019

This was my dad's first time doing an escape room and he absolutely loved it! :) My husband and I love doing escape rooms and we thoroughly enjoyed it as well. The room we did was the Indiana Jones one. We are looking forward to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

This company has a misleading ad on Groupon and they know it. I recently bought a Groupon for a Private Escape Room at The Great Escape. The coupon says 'FOR UP TO 4 PEOPLE'. However, this is totally misleading since 1 or 2 players would...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 4, 2019

The rooms are not well maintained and some of the clues are worn out. There are so many trashes in the room making you waste a lot of time searching each pocket of those dirty clothing. The combination locks are so worn that we have...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 20, 2019 via mobile

The Mummies Curse was definitely an amazing experience for my friends and I. We had an absolute blast and definitely recommend it for a night out with friends or even family.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 2724King
Reviewed April 1, 2019

I booked Da Vinci challenge for four of us. This was to celebrate my son’s birthday. Unfortunately, the surprise was ruined by staff forgetting to leave a kettle in the room which got us stuck in the second room. The kettle was eventually brought into...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

The great escape is a great place to go too!! My cousins flew in from New York and we decide to give the Great Escape a visit! The staff members are super friendly and welcoming I can definitely say we had a great time! Going...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

We were going to buy from Groupon, but I called to find out availability and they offered us the groupon rate directly, so we booked for the next day in the DaVinci Code escape room. We arrived, completed the waiver, and were briefed. The lecture...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank moregr8trips
Reviewed February 19, 2018

First escape room experience so can't really compare. There were 6 of us in the First Endeavour. The rooms were fun and in character. I found that the clues could have used better writing and more structure. I found it a bit chaotic as the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Ivona K
Reviewed July 21, 2017

I had bought a groupon on a whim and had some trouble finding a date that would work since they are only open on weekends. However, once we got there everything was great. We had a challenging room (Hangover) but made it out just in...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank S M
Reviewed July 1, 2017

I've done all the rooms offered at this location and after doing other escape rooms I realized just how bad this one was. The place wasn't well kept and seemed sort of dingy. The rooms weren't horrible but weren't great either! Most of the time...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Ivan S
February 8, 2015|
Response from francis b | Reviewed this property |
I believe the age of your kids are just fine and if for the kids i would like to reccomend the first game called first endeavor because the game is in order and all the clues are step by step process its actually a nice... More
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