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Madeline's by Chef Susur Lee

Downtown West
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601 King Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5V1M5, Canada
+1 416-603-2205
17:30 - 23:30
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Mon - Wed 17:30 - 22:30
Thu - Sat 17:30 - 23:30
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Athens, Ohio
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265 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I ordered an $18 hamburger here. Usually, I order burgers medium, but was informed that In Canada all burgers must be cooked to well done and well done as in this case can be pretty dried out, a gristle burger. They had my favorite beer on tap, Stella Artoris and the service was good. The food preparation was slow consider... More 

Thank Harring10
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

It was the best meal I've ever eat, plus there is a vegan section, the service was fast and by far the best i've ever had

Thank Maude S
Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2014

The restaurant was nice, the employee were professional and nice. The sea food was great, the salad was excellent, but the duck and steak were not good at all. Over all I think for the price they charge the food and experience should have been a lot better than this. I do not think I would go there again

1 Thank Merdad A
London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2013

Ate here with a friend on her recommendation. Everything we ordered was excellent - the Singapore style slaw, Korean beef, cheeseburger spring rolls (yes really) and oh my goodness the duck pancakes were to die for. However, the service felt a little rushed - the concept is sharing plates but we were barely through one before the next arrived so... More 

Thank jojom999
North Potomac, Maryland
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178 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2013

We had a dinner for 5 at this restaurant during a recent trip to Toronto and everyone enjoyed the food and, especially, the interesting cocktails such as Saketini, Lee Lemonade, and Basil Gin Summer Mojito -- watch out though, each of these costs $16-$18. The waiter was friendly and although he suggested that we just let him pick the dishes... More 

Thank lnbtravels
Hamilton ON
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144 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2013

WOW---even with name changes this was an awesome experience with great tasting food and service. The best cocktails I have had anywhere! I am going back soon!

Thank Ron V
Toronto, Canada
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2012

Excellent food, service and experience. We went to there with 7 friends. We had great time.

Thank 0nanako
berkshire, england
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143 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2012

I was taken here as a guest for a business meal and was reading the menu when the waiter comes in like a bulldozer and recommends we all go for his food selection oblivious to the wishes of the guests. The guy was a drama Queen who basically ruined the experience and wouldn't leave us in peace. We wanted to... More 

2 Thank taffy_on_the_road
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2012

The food was ok, but a very small twist on what was available at many Susur "inspired" venues. Our server Dan, I recall at the time, gave us the impression he was "too cool for school" and we should feel lucky to be there. This attitude was mirrored in the venue as we were squished in like cattle. This cramming... More 

1 Thank brianbelition
Toronto, Canada
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2012

My husband and I went there for a Valentine's day, it was a set six course menu, well, it was absolutely delicious, everything they brought was exquisite, amazing drinks.

Thank Maggy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 King Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5V1M5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown West
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown West
  • Phone Number: +1 416-603-2205

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Downtown West
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