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Keriwa Cafe - CLOSED

1690 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
416-533-2552
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
14 Oct 2013
“Must eat”
2 Jul 2013
“Local, seasonal, original and great food.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Canadian, American, Native American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1690 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 14 October 2013

I have been twice and have not been disappointed. The food is inventive, delicious and Canadian. The drinks are strong and yummy. Ideal if you're looking for something different.

Thank Paula M
Reviewed 2 July 2013

Looking for local, seasonal and aboriginal menu. This is the place, great food. The menu is simple and no disappointments. Definitely, 5 star on my list, and honors of number 6 on the top 10 new restaurants of 2012. Easy to access from streetcar, simple...More

Thank Richard N
Reviewed 12 June 2013

We went for an exclusive Brunch on 02 June2013 organised by Visa Infinite. The experience was superb. Executive Chef Mr Aaron Joseph Bear Robe and his staff were busy preparing the food when we entered. This shows clearly that they take pride in preparing the...More

Thank Motek m
Reviewed 1 June 2013

We visited Keriwa Cafe based on a recommendation for food that represented Canada. We ordered two apps (fresh oysters from NB, confit pork belly), one veg (fiddleheads), and two mains (smoked hen, bison shortrib). The food was excellent, fresh and expertly prepared. Chef Aaron Joseph...More

Thank peabers
Reviewed 23 May 2013

A bit out of the way if you don't live near downtown Toronto, but it's definitely worth checking out once. Limited menu, but the food and flavors are amazing. Everything is very well balanced. However, the kitchen is just not equipped to handle a large...More

Thank pub_33
Reviewed 20 May 2013

Keriwa boasts of local fare and delivers. Nicely decorated wioth birchbark among other nice touches. A limited menu, but very inventive.. We thought the meal was top notch. Nice local wine list. Service friendly and attentive. Vedry good value too. Even toilets are nicely decorated....More

Thank Bill60763
Reviewed 4 April 2013

We had dinner 6 persons late March in Keriwa Cafe after having ben very unsure about the restaurant. The WEB page was not very informative and we did not know if it was a cafe with a bistro menu or a super exclusive restaurant menu....More

Thank Holmstrup
Reviewed 18 March 2013

I was treated to Keriwa's tasting menu with wine pairings as a special gift for my birthday. The food was absolutely amazing. Plates were varied, well constructed and the flavours were exquisitely balanced. Our server was very eloquent in describing each dish, too. Really helpful...More

Thank James P
Reviewed 28 December 2012 via mobile

I am from rome and i decided to visit this restaurant because i read on tripadvisor something of very interesting.....i've been here yesterday and i'm so happy to Have done it because is a very interesting experiment of kitchen and a nice atmosphere.....very nice....

Thank Francesco Z
Reviewed 22 December 2012

Our family (myself, husband and two teenaged daughters) ate here to celebrate our Silver Wedding Anniversary a few days ago. Keriwa was voted one of the top new restaurants in Toronto, so we had been interested in eating here and experiencing haute cuisine informed by...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
Canadian, American, Native American, Vegetarian Friendly
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1690 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    (Queen & Roncesvalles)
  • Public Transportation: Located between Roncesvalles and Triller on Queen Street West.
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: 416-533-2552
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