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Malbec Restaurant - CLOSED

234 Merton Street, Toronto, Ontario M4S 1A1, Canada
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good22%
  • Average34%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
10 Feb 2013
“A bit of a disappointment”
27 Jan 2013
“Expected more”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Argentinian, South American
234 Merton Street, Toronto, Ontario M4S 1A1, Canada
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Reviewed 10 February 2013

I am not sure how long this restaurant will stay in business, considering the fact that it is practically empty on weekend nights. When we went, we were the only table there and it was freezing cold, even though the personable host immediately turned the...More

1  Thank Miss_Practicality
Reviewed 27 January 2013

Four of us went yesterday at the recommendation of an Argentinian friend. I expected a packed house from the reviews I read but there was only one other table at 7:15 so very quiet for a Saturday night. The owner was very accommodating, the waiter...More

1  Thank Fred26
Reviewed 6 January 2013

I am Argentine, and I am always on the lookout for new and good Argentine places to check out. I heard about this place through a friend who had tried it. 4 of us gave it a shot. First impressions: this restaurant needs to get...More

2  Thank gurka1
Reviewed 12 November 2012

We were looking to capture the same or similar experience that we had at another Uruguayan Argentine restaurant. The food we ordered did taste good , we just didn't like the long wait. It took a long time to put our order in and to...More

1  Thank WendelClarkFan
Reviewed 19 October 2012 via mobile

As a group of adventurous foodies who wanted to try authentic Argentinian food melbec seemed to be the place in toronto to try. Reservations took several phone calls and when we arrived today the restaurant was locked up. The owner had apparently gone out to...More

1  Thank beacontide
Reviewed 4 September 2012

My husband, son and his girlfriend ate at Malbec Saturday night and it was a wonderful experience. We were a little dubious at first as the restaurant is not that easy to find and was empty, except for one other table. However, our doubts were...More

2  Thank Rosita
Reviewed 13 April 2012

Argentinian fare at its best! Owner/manager is Francisco, a very charming and welcoming man. Lots of wonderful meat dishes and a friendly atmosphere. A definite recommendation!

1  Thank robert388
Reviewed 30 March 2012

Last visit was just for picking up a couple of chicken empanadas. Juicy and thick with a generous portion of ground chicken in a delicious pastry, two empanadas are a meal in itself. I don't eat red meat but friends and family members have enjoyed...More

1  Thank FelizPortenia
Reviewed 23 August 2011

I have visited Malbec Restaurant a few times with friends and family. The owner and main waiter, Francisco, always provides courteous and impeccable service.This man has a natural talent for making everyone welcome and as a part of the family. The food is excellent and...More

3  Thank BayStreet
North End
The North End is a nucleus of specialty food
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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  • Address: 234 Merton Street, Toronto, Ontario M4S 1A1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > North End
  • Neighbourhood: North End
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