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La Banane

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Sun, 4/21
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
French, European, Seafood
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Met a couple of friends here for dinner. Love the atmosphere it was a bit too warm temperature wise but very nice. Bathrooms downstairs not wheelchair accessible at all. The service was good but he was rushing us a bit too much which wasnt too...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jasmine S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My new fav French restaurant! Loved everything about this place - great ambiance, cozy semi circular banquets, efficient service (Chris), beautiful presentation, very tasty. Argentine shrimp were best ever. Super plump mussels. Spectacular salt crusted branzino. Delightful banana dessert. Very Highly Recommended!!!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank MrESP2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited La Banane in March 2019 for business dinner. We had beef steak, and sea bass cooked in pie dough. Both were absolutely delicious. Glass wine was great also. Service, atmosphere, food - all good and suitable for business occasion.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 950kt
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Ultra chic decor, reckon the owner’s a fan of Andy Warhol. One of those restaurants where you come back again, and again. Good selection of cocktails and wines, known for their seafood and oysters as well. We ordered the scallops in buttermilk - sublime. The...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank charmaineec
Reviewed January 14, 2019

La Banane is nestled among a slew of restaurants in the Ossington district. The food is inspired by France but the atmosphere and service is distinctly Canadian, with the staff ensuring your welcome and comfortable from the moment you arrive. The raw bar is beautifully...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank O9529OIlindam
Reviewed January 7, 2019

We recently visited La Banane for a romantic Saturday night dinner out in Toronto. We reserved two seats at the bar so that we could enjoy the ambience and service. We were pleased to have Sasha as our bartender. He is masterful with cocktails and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SnowWhite5
Reviewed December 19, 2018

Food was outstanding, service staff are very well informed and exceptionally helpful, chef is accommodating for food sensitivities, and the wine/cocktail list is impressive

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Phyllis B
Reviewed December 10, 2018

After reading such positive reviews, we were looking forward to our evening at La Banane. The decor and atmosphere of a French Bistro were charming, but with all of the superb dining options available in Toronto, we felt that this fell short of the rave...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank BJOntario
Reviewed December 5, 2018

Wonderful evening spent at La Banane. Beautiful recreation of a Parisian bistro on the Ossington strip. Attentive and knowledgeable service. Always nearby but never intrusive. Classic French fare with creative twists. Opted for separate mains but shared sides. Roasted beets, potato pave and aligot were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rob H
Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

Really good atmosphere, excellent service from every single person, AND the food is excellent. A bit over priced but I’ll be back and will give them my money because they work really hard for it.

Date of visit: November 2018
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