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Safari Bar & Grill - North York

#1,096 of 6,750 Restaurants in Toronto
$$ - $$$, , American
1749 Avenue Rd, Toronto, Ontario M5M 3Y8, Canada
+1 416-787-6584
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“lamb burger” (4 reviews)
“ciabatta bun” (2 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
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Bar, Canadian, American, Grill, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1749 Avenue Rd, Toronto, Ontario M5M 3Y8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is fresh and delicious. Everyone one was helpful, but felt service was a bit slow at times. We were there on a Sat. at 6p.m. and it did get busier around 7. We had to ask another waiter to get us dessert menus....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Chandra M
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

I’m not sure why but we live in the neighbourhood and had not been to Safari in years, my husband suggested for lunch and I am so glad he did. Food was delicious I had their Fish Tacos, they were really good served with side...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ramo246
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Another great find in north Toronto. Check it out! Safari Bar and Grill on Avenue Road, north of Lawrence (at St. Germain Avenue). Colourful flowers adorn the outside rails of the spacious patio. Cushioned bench seating, in addition to chairs, at the back, where my...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank AJnumberone
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Never fails to please, which is why my family and I keep coming back. The tribal salad, calamari and lamb burger never disappoint, always delish... I have tried many options on the menu and have enjoyed them all, but this trio has almost become my...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Thanamontgomery
Reviewed July 1, 2018

If you like beer served flat , patsa served cold on a cold plate , chorizo sausage so mild and bland that its not really even chorizo go ahead ....service levels below anything I have had recently experienced then go ahead ..poor , but the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank C C
Reviewed June 9, 2018

The drinks were cold and the food was tasty but when the bill arrived we noticed that we had been charged $7.99 for a large bottle of sparkling water. We pointed out to the server that he had in fact given us a small bottle...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

I came with my boss for lunch at 2pm. It was not busy at all. Our server took our order and I don't remember seeing her again. There were maybe 4 tables being served yet after our good and drinks arrived we were completely neglected....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Rob M
Reviewed April 10, 2018

After a long morning of shopping, we stopped into Safari for a quick late lunch. We each enjoyed a very fresh kale and arugula salad with chicken instead of the goat cheese listed on the menu. The salad was refreshing and very tasty. Go for...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Takemywordforit
Reviewed March 4, 2018

This is a neighbourhood restaurant that I've been to several times. Didn't want to cook dinner at end of week and daughter suggested this restaurant as she's never been. I quite like the hamburger and the edamame as a choice of a side instead of...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Bethwer
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Good burgers, Edami beans, French Fries and salads. Burger was juicy and ample. Fries well cooked. Very pleasant ambience. Lamb burger is original.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Dorten
North End
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restaurants and shops, especially around its Mount
Pleasant Village area. Frequented by antiquers for its
numerous collectable shops, furniture spots, and
oddity stores, the North End is a maverick of the
quaint and quality. Vintage toy stores, accessory
shops, and cinemas welcome perusers to step back in
time, while the wide pedestrian squares and the large
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1749 Avenue Rd, Toronto, Ontario M5M 3Y8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Old Toronto
  • Neighborhood: Old Toronto
  • Phone Number: +1 416-787-6584
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