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Rare

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Wed, 6/26
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Menu

SOUPS‎
9.00
Sweet Potato and Coconut Soup
Creamy potato broth with nutmeg cream and chive cut
9.00
Tortilla Soup
Rich, smoky tomato broth, with crisp tortilla and fresh cheese
SALADS‎
9.50
Caesar Salad
Romaine hearts with bacon and garlic butter croutons
10.00
Charred Tomato and Goat Cheese Salad
Featuring‎ cross wind farm goat cheese served with arugula, olives and parmesan
9.00
Arugula, Pear& Parmesan Salad
With a lemon game dressing
9.50
Fried Brussels Sprouts and Roasted Beet Salad
With Otonabee bacon, pine nuts, apple. cross wind farms goat cheese and a red wine and mustard dressing
APPETIZERS‎
Please let your server know of any allergies we should be aware of
11.00
Salt and Honey Cured Trout
Served with lemon segments, chive crime fraiche and sweet potato cakes
11.00
Rare Routine
With smoked pork belly, queso fresco, green cons, tomato, dean, and chipotle aioli
11.00
Roasted Bone Marrow on Toast Points
With parsley salad and maldon salt
11.00
Grilled Calamari
Served on mango salad with green onion aioli
PRICE RANGE
$24 - $95
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Canadian
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first visit and I was not disappointed. We had a lovely waitress who very patiently explained the menu to us and answered all of our questions. The beet and brussel sprout salad was to die for and the steak was the best...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank PerthDarter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

These were the worst escargots I have ever had. Over cooked. No seasoning. Very bland. Not worth the price.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Pam D
Reviewed April 1, 2019

Remember, you get what you pay for. This isn't a low buget eatery but you will get a great return on investment! Lol, it's not this bad as an 'investment'... Meals range from $20 to $50ish and here is the deal: every appetizer, entrée, side...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank WeAreAnimals
Reviewed March 26, 2019 via mobile

My fiancé and I ate at Rare on Saturday Feb 16 and we had an amazing dinner. We were very happy with the service but the food was the highlight of our night. I had the salmon and my fiancé had a steak, they were...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank aliciaach
Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

Nice decor, friendly staff, the food was nice but a little more would be nice for the price, I Got home and was still hungry and I’m not a big eater! I found the wine expensive at nearly $50 a bottle for a pretty average...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Barry T
Reviewed February 16, 2019

We were really excited to try this place. The room looked cozy and romantic. We ordered our drinks and told the specials. We ordered the bone marrow ( delicious) and the escargot (also very good) BUT the waitress never came and checked in on us....More

Date of visit: February 2019
3  Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed February 4, 2019

My family took me out for dinner for my birthday to this restaurant the past weekend, & it lived up to some of the previous reviews on this site. Service was prompt & affable. we went early so the small (dining area seats perhaps 30-35)...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank D'Arcy M
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

If your looking for a great steak look no further, these guys are doing it right! They make this salad with pork belly and Brussels sprouts that will melt your brain!!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Dave W
Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

Love this place, every order is cared for. Best steak in town! I love ribeye and typically order it here, comes with an amazing reduction on it. Their specials are always good, creative. The head chef buys/sources all local products. It’s a touch expensive but...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ptbotraveller_29
Reviewed November 29, 2018

This was our second dinner at Rare and it measured up, again. At first we weren't excited about the menu as it is, essentially, a steak house. But the specials were the icing on the cake - lovely large scallops on creamy, smooth grits, liver...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JanTravels_4
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