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The Keg Steakhouse + Bar Esplanade

€€ - €€€American, Steakhouse,
56 The Esplanade | Esplanade, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1A7, Canada
+1 416-367-0685
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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56 The Esplanade | Esplanade, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1A7, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We dined twice here, the place was across from our hotel. We loved it, the food, the wine is simply of wonderful quality. Our service in first night was superb even tho they were super busy! We even tipped the young man $40, the overall...More

Thank Betty P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Made a reservation prior to a recent show downtown Toronto and REALLY enjoyed the staff greeting, food selections, well prepared Steak and side dishes. Had a little dessert and we were pleased with this restaurant.

Thank D and S B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A pre-game option that should seriously be considered, The Keg Esplanade was worth it. The special, steak frites, was cooked to order and flavourful. Other steaks at the table were also top shelf. Knowing we were on the clock, service was efficient. The line out...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for something a bit special but wanted a place quite near our hotel (Sheraton ) and booked this restaurant online. We got a reminder 1 hour before and arrived at the appointed time. We both had different dishes which consisted mainly of...More

Thank Charliesmum85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was our last night in Toronto and had a great time and great meal at this location. When the staff found out it was my birthday the added a slice of and a birthday card to my meal which I shared with my wife....More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very busy on a Wednesday night, but the hostess suggested we eat in the lounge. She was right-- no edit, same food, and great service! Bacon scallops starter was nice start.

Thank jambpw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dark setting good food as you expect from the keg, service was good and drinks were cold and the steaks were spot on.

Thank Seanont
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fell into here on a Saturday evening around 8pm and got a great table for two. Had a delicious steak dinner with great service and fabulous ambience. Will definitely be returning for another meal.

Thank Faizazarin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely meal at this restaurant. One of us had filet mignon and the other enjoyed sirloin oscar. As you would expect from a specialist steakhouse, both meals were perfect - beautifully tender and cooked exactly as requested. The service was excellent and...More

Thank Bartonbears
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Typical to the chain, the rustic steakhouse atmosphere remains consistent. The steaks and especially the seafood too were excellent. From the service desk at the front, to our server, and the manager on duty, the service was top-notch. They even surprised us with an anniversary...More

Thank Dona C
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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Questions & Answers
23 July 2017|
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Response from Keg T | Property representative |
The Kitchen closes a half hour before the closing hours listed on our website. If the bar is open till 2am, the kitchen is closed at 1:30am.
11 May 2017|
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Response from Keg T | Property representative |
The Esplanade Keg is approximately a 10minute walk from the Air Canada Centre, if walking it's best to walk North on Yonge Street, turn left on Front and walk South on Bay. Please note that construction and road closures... More
10 May 2017|
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Response from Keg T | Property representative |
The Keg on The Esplanade is about a 5 minute walk to the theatre. You can reserve online or by calling the restaurant at 416 367 0685. Please note that there may be some limitations in terms of time and date when reserving... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 The Esplanade | Esplanade, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1A7, Canada (Formerly The Keg Steakhouse & Bar)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-367-0685
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