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Banknote Bar

) #888 of 6,993 Restaurants in Toronto $$ - $$$ , ,
663 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1M5, Canada
+1 416-947-0404
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
663 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1M5, Canada
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Reviewed September 8, 2016

Looking for somewhere to eat, we were recommended somewhere else that was too small and found the Banknote Bar round the corner. It was very welcoming, the food was great and very reasonable. Very relaxed atmosphere

Thank Anthea Atkins M
Reviewed September 6, 2016

We stopped by Banknote for lunch and had great pizza, salad and sangria. It was good and affordable. Free wifi and good service. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank Keren J
Reviewed August 24, 2016

We visited this summer and I've debated writing a review or not. When we got there the service was okay, the food was great. But the cleanliness was another story. From the table not being washed properly to the filthy bathroom (could happen anywhere) but...More

Thank Debr1986
Angad S, General Manager at Banknote Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2016

Hi Debr1986, Please accept our humblest apologies regarding the state of the bathrooms. We do have staff on hand to address such issues. Unfortunately, other patrons' actions within the bathrooms are out of our control. We take great pride in ensuring a clean and friendly...More

Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Attended the Banknote after a concert with a group of friends. Although the bar was extremely busy we were treated like we were the only group in the bar. The food was delicious and the menu was full of items that matched and exceeded our...More

Thank Jay M
Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Visited this bar after a concert on Monday evening. This is the only time in my life I have never tipped. Our waitress was very friendly although not very good at her job. I ordered a beer and my fiancée a water the beer came...More

Thank Ryan S
Angad S, General Manager at Banknote Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Hi Ryan S, Please accept our sincerest apologies for the delay in service. This is definitely not an indication of our service standards and we have taken the necessary steps to reprimand the parties involved to ensure that this never happens again. I would urge...More

Reviewed August 13, 2016

Stopped in on an incredibly hot day from some cold beer. Middle of the afternoon on a Friday, not very busy. Lots of tv screens to watch the Olympics. The choice of beers was extensive. Beer served cold, of course! Added an appetizer of bruschetta...More

Thank Badforever
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Visiting from out of town and stopped in for a quick drink. Lots of beer on top, bartender was very friendly. It's an unpretentious spot, great to watch TV and have a drink.

Thank RRT1983
Reviewed July 13, 2016

really good place to watch some games really good ambiance fan are there food is good beer is good what do you need more

Thank Simon B
Reviewed June 29, 2016

The food is beyond great, the service is the best I've ever had. The attention to detail is incredible. Chef Lee is a culinary artist. It's the one restaurant that the calories are worth having desert. Love the new renovation and being able to see...More

Thank jdsharob
Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

On a Thursday evening with many empty tables we waited over an hour for a meal for four. When it finally arrived two of the dishes were cold. They did comp the cold dishes and a round of drinks but we would have preferred a...More

Thank PaxtonIvan
Angad S, Manager at Banknote Bar, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2016

Hi PaxtonIvan, Please accept our sincerest apologies for your disappointing visit a couple of weeks ago. We would really appreciate the opportunity to make it up to you. Please make yourself known to management during your next visit and we will be sure to correct...More

Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $9
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Television, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 663 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1M5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown West
  • Neighborhood: Downtown West
  • Phone Number: +1 416-947-0404
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