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Veloute Bistro

2343 Queen St E | Ontario, Toronto, Ontario M4E 1H2, Canada
+1 416-696-7392
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak frites” (6 reviews)
“profiteroles” (3 reviews)
“pasta” (8 reviews)
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French, European, Italian, Mediterranean, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2343 Queen St E | Ontario, Toronto, Ontario M4E 1H2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoy Veloute! It can be crazy busy around Summerlicious and Winterlicious, but otherwise a refined, comfortable and neighbourhood gem! Staff, food, environment, all good. This is the only fine or special dining spot in the Beach right now along Queen Street East. Majority are...More

1  Thank kph
Reviewed 5 August 2018

We made reservations for dinner over the August long weekend, to celebrate a 50th birthday (we didn't notify the restaurant, but one of the waiters noticed a birthday card on the table and brought our dessert out with a candle and Happy Birthday message). Very...More

1  Thank Wanderlander
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

This was an awesome experience. The food, service and atmosphere are superb. We had ceasar salad, crab cakes, healthy greens, goat cheese salad, duck, seafood saffron and lamb. All of the dishes were perfect! Excellent value. Can't wait to come back.

1  Thank Culture656899
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Four of us went to Veloute for the Summerlicious fixed price meal deal. Not a deal what so ever. The appetizers were good. We had the duck, asked for it to be cooked medium - it was very rare (in my opinion), we should have...More

Thank William W
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We came for a special occasion during summerlicious. The food was excellent. We had the seafood saffron and the tenderloin. The profiteroles were simply delicious! My husband was impressed with his fruit salad, which was was actually very tasty. Lovely little place.

1  Thank Mags5757
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We came for our anniversary dinner and the restaurant was offering a summerlicious menu. The meal was excellent. I had the salmon and avocado cake to start, which was very similar to my husband’s lobster crab cake. I had the seafood saffron as my main...More

1  Thank Mags5747
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Came here for Summerlicious with a group of 6. Initial impression of the restaurant was a cute, quaint little restaurant that was built inside a house. Minimal tables indoors and majority was patio setting in front and out back. We sat out front and I...More

Thank Vir929
Reviewed 11 July 2018

First visit to this restaurant; a prix fixe offering as part of the Summerlicious programme. Menu offers an abundance of excellent choices; great service; delicious food. On-street parking nearby. A pleasure to dine here; will return.

Thank Z1854TEgeorgeh
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We are up from Chicago fora wedding. We went to veloute the night before the wedding as it was our 33rd anniversary. This was by far the best anniversary meal we have ever eaten, and we go out somewhere nice every year. Steak and lobster...More

Thank Jackie S
Reviewed 14 June 2018

The food here is amazing, definitely a hidden gem in the beach. The atmosphere is cozy and the service is awesome.

Thank TO_Denis_F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2343 Queen St E | Ontario, Toronto, Ontario M4E 1H2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > East End
  • Neighbourhood: East End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-696-7392
  • E-mail
lise Matos, Owner/Sommelier Alise Matos brings equal talent and experience to Veloute. With over 25 years of experience, Alise’s philosophy of service and professionalism has developed to a higher level of service excellence, meeting guests expectations and performance. Alise is a seasoned event planner who has dedicated extensive time and effort gaining superior knowledge through top restaurants such as Opal Jazz Lounge, The Fifth, Windsor Arms Hotel, Mistura. She is a CAPS member Canadian Association of Professional Sommelier.
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