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166 Brock St, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 2P4, Canada
+1 705-742-3737
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (44 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
166 Brock St, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 2P4, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I went there for our anniversary. We made reservations on line, which was convenient and quick. The table was ready when we arrived and the waitress took our coast and hung them up which was nice. I ordered the Pino Gris white...More

Thank chappell2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Incredibly inspired, creative and delicious food! I have always had impeccable service at this fantastic restaurant, the atmosphere is lovely, and never had a bad dish! I have eaten at Gordon Ramsay's restaurants, Wolfgang puck, and many fantastic restaurants over the years, and Rare has...More

Thank Gunslinger555
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot that came highly recommended to us by some close friends and colleagues. Had bone marrow and calamari as starters, and we each had wonderful ribeyes as the mains. Creamed spinach and mushrooms as the sides, and we had no room for desert. Service...More

Thank escher_fan
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderfull meal good times with family and friends. Steak was tender snd juicey served hot and in time. Would recommend it !!

Thank Cary F
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

My husband reserved us a table for a special night out ( next time I would request the table by the window). This restaurant is small and quaint. Everything was very well appointed. The service was good and the menu had familiar and unique items...More

Thank Panko2003
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Drove three hours to try this place, for it was highly recommended by good foodie friends of ours. So, got there and they entertained our special request when we booked - we asked for a quiet table with a window. Great start. We then order...More

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We had the pleasure of dining at Rare this past weekend, and loved every bite. We had reservations (a must) and were greeted and seated promptly. Our server was knowledgeable and attentive without being intrusive. The smoked pork soup was absolutely delicious, with lots of...More

Thank daisylooHamilton
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

... not that I would! Ribeye Steak was perfectly cooked. Everything related to service, quality of the meat, and atmosphere was great. (Overheard a couple ask for theirs medium well... it still makes me cringe! Oh well, to each their own...) Had the Caesar salad,...More

Thank Mtlnative
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Have been wanting to try this place since it opened. Finally got the chance this past weekend with a group of great friends. The food from start to finish was absolutely amazing and beautifully presented. The wine was also outstanding and the service was spot...More

Thank Strongbow1976
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Will I definitely be back. Enjoyed the menu features and atmosphere of the dining room. I had the sirloin and it was wonderfully cooked

Thank foodguyptbo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$95
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166 Brock St, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 2P4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Peterborough
  • Phone Number: +1 705-742-3737
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