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Mon, 11/18
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Dinner • Monday to Saturday • 5 pm to Close Lunch • Monday to Friday • 11:30 am to 2:30 pm Brunch • Sunday • 11am to 3pm
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Canadian
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a family dinner on a Friday night ,after a busy week we all needed to relax.Once were seated relaxation was immediate! The cocktails were superb and the wine selection excellent! Our server took care of everything.The menu had something for everyone and I...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here as part of a birthday celebration. As in previous visits here, it is an impressive space and nice "buzzy" atmosphere. Service was exceptional, and the food much better quality than most in town. We shared a half seafood tower - generous...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is fantastic and the atmosphere of this restaurant feels like a restaurant in London or NYC. Truly is a good time, staff are relaxed and the food is amazing. Had the dill pickle chips crusted haddock which was fantastic.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank DarrenW1072
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth trying it! Excellent ! The food was exceptional. The service impeccable. Nice with family or with friends. Trendy and very nice atmosphere.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Marc L
Reviewed October 10, 2019 via mobile

Bartenders know their stuff! Some interesting cocktails tried. They even use the proper glass for us Whisky Tasters!

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Steven M
Reviewed October 6, 2019 via mobile

Following the admissions of Matthew Carmichael in late 2017, I boycotted the Riviera and its sister restaurants for well over a year. Then, one of my colleagues suggested we go for a drink at the Riviera, which allowed me to do a check-in with some...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed September 20, 2019

High ceilings and marble furnishing, deriving from a past life as a financial institution in a different era, give Riviera an air of grandeur and classical posh-ness while its more retro, fun additions rejuvenates the space. This exceptionally-executed juxtaposition of classical and contemporary plays out,...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Charlotte S
Reviewed September 11, 2019 via mobile

I have been travelling across all of Canada for two months with VIA Rail. I stopped in Riviera and had a steak salad. It was the best meal I have had in this vast country! I ordered the steak salad. It was a masterpiece, the...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank bettyw546
Reviewed September 8, 2019 via mobile

We went to Riviera for a major family celebration and it did not disappoint. It is rare to experience great food for every course at these prices because the expectations are set very high. The service during the meal matched the food making for a...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank KBPtravels
Reviewed September 7, 2019

Everything was excellent. The decor is pleasant, and our server was informative and attentive. The three of us shared all starters, mains and desserts, each one very good with interesting seasonings and great plating, but the standouts were the beef tartare, mushrooms on toast, creme...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Lovestodine12
August 30, 2018|
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Response from riviera62sparks | Property representative |
We can absolutely accommodate gluten free guests. We have many options and our Chef is always happy to make something to your liking. Hopefully we will get to host you soon!
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shawn H
November 4, 2017|
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Response from DeeDeeTraveler | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any private areas, but you could call and ask them. Be forewarned, it's very expensive.
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Emily K
September 26, 2017|
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Response from louisebL3257KB | Reviewed this property |
It's really hard to say but if there's only 2 of you it should be ok. We usually go about 7 and hope to get a seat by 7:30. Good luck and enjoy
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