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The Keg Steakhouse + Bar Esplanade

56 The Esplanade | Esplanade, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1A7, Canada
+1 416-367-0685
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (239 reviews)
“prime rib” (41 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM Hours
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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56 The Esplanade | Esplanade, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1A7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 633 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

The Keg on the Esplanade lived up to it's reputation as in previous years. The food was par excellence and our waiter was so friendly and engaging!! The atmosphere was great - not too noisy - but very cozy which is why we go early...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Margaret F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Really enjoy going any keg across Canada. I do notice the prices quickly creeping up. Used to go more often when they had nachos for my kids. They obviously need to make more money off each customer these days. They’ve even eliminated the chicken strips....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tellurideplunge
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Super good service and the steaks were really good. Good drinks and nothing to complain about we were in toronto 4 nights and we went there every night

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank gummiskula
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a steak with shrimps for main and escalops with bacon for entree (and guiness) . Everything was excellent. Really enjoyed it , highly recomended.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank maximbu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

OMG Looking for a fine dinning amazing dinner experience look no further! MUST TRY! MUST GO! Amazing service Amazing kitchen! Keep up the great job!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank OrlandoC365
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner on Saturday night. Food took forever to come and when it did steak was COLD! The fillet was small and tough and also not hot. It was like the food had been sitting under a warmer for a while. Not sure what...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 329nelliec
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Not sure what happened, and maybe it was just a bad server but this visit was awful to the point where I'm not sure that I ever want to go back there again. We picked a seat at the bar and waited. The table was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank torontoeddy
Reviewed November 7, 2018

The Esplanade takes the Keg experience up a notch. Exceptionally attentive and friendly waitstaff make the experience that much better. Keg has done a great job with the layout in terms of lighting and acoustics, that you feel you are in a much smaller, modest...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank David O
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The servers were so courteous and cheerful. The food and drinks also have wide selections that you can choose from, they also cater to kids which is great!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MyMyA4
Reviewed October 13, 2018

I had been in Toronto for a few days and was desperately searching for a decent gluten fee meal - NOT another salad! And, I found it here. While the menu doesn't show a lot of options, I inquired about why the ribs were not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank CharleneY04
Nearby
Downtown
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
...More
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Clara B
February 14, 2018|
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Response from Keg T | Property representative |
It's always best to call and communicate that you're running late for a reservation. Otherwise, we cannot guarantee that we'll be able to hold your table.
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logan-528
July 23, 2017|
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Response from Keg T | Property representative |
The Kitchen closes a half hour before the closing hours listed on our website. If the bar is open till 2am, the kitchen is closed at 1:30am.
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Ontariomartha
May 11, 2017|
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Response from Keg T | Property representative |
The Esplanade Keg is approximately a 10minute walk from the Air Canada Centre, if walking it's best to walk North on Yonge Street, turn left on Front and walk South on Bay. Please note that construction and road closures... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Friday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 The Esplanade | Esplanade, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1A7, Canada (Formerly The Keg Steakhouse & Bar)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-367-0685
  • E-mail
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