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The Bishop and Belcher

) #1,070 of 6,818 Restaurants in Toronto €€ - €€€ Bar, Pub, Canadian
175 Bloor St. E. | Corner Church and Hayden, Toronto, Ontario M4W 3R8, Canada
+1 416-591-2352
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, Pub, Canadian, Irish, British
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175 Bloor St. E. | Corner Church and Hayden, Toronto, Ontario M4W 3R8, Canada
Neighbourhood: Downtown
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

Perfect place to meet with friends for dinner on a very cold night. It is a cozy pub that serves large portions of food. I had the liver and it was delicious. Wednesday is chicken wing night which my companions enjoyed. The place was busy...More

Thank Wyliegal
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Early evening visit, so not busy. Great service , good food. On this showing will try again for sure if I'm in the area.

Thank Alfred S
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Had a group of 12 friends coming from out of town for a short get-together. Made reservations a month in advance at this restaurant. Had been there many times before and enjoyed the food. Showed up for our reservation and the restaurant said that there...More

Thank emmackd
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Stopped in on a Saturday night and we shared "The Big Belch". Great food if that is what you are in the mood for. The beer was great and the wait staff were fantastic. I will certainly be back to try out more of their...More

Thank lazytraveller13
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a neighbourhood favourite - great food with great service. Friendly staff who are always attentive without hovering which is always welcome.

Thank PumpkinParker
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Business lunch this time. Colleague went straight to the liver and onions - not for me but he was happy. I had a ho-hum calamari (try the version at Spirits across the way), with a main so forgettable that I forgot what I had. It...More

Thank JayCl
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Those who enjoy their beer but also crave a well-cooked meal will have little to complain about. Be sure to keep an eye out for a wayward menu as not all “seat yourself” tables come equipped with them. After perusing a newspaper with an Alexander...More

Thank S. James W
Reviewed 17 November 2016

The meals are huge. I have been happy with what I have ordered. They are quick in service. Able to handle large groups.

Thank Mandi-Brenda
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Popped into this pub one evening for a drink. English pub décor with a bit of Irish thrown in. It was very quiet on our visit. The waitress was friendly but the bar tender was more interested in watching television, zero conversation! Drinks were cheaper...More

Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

This is a typical pub in Canada - which is different than a British pub. It tries to be a British pub - but is a commercial version and does not serve pub food like in England. The menu is average. For example, chicken fingers...More

Thank CyndeeLaw
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Irish, British
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Bloor St. E. | Corner Church and Hayden, Toronto, Ontario M4W 3R8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-591-2352
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