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Cowbell Restaurant - CLOSED

1564 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M6R 1A6, Canada
+1 416-849-1095
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible18%
2 Feb 2013
“Fabulous charcuterie and wine!”
20 Nov 2012
“Great spot for a date night”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
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$$$$
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1564 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M6R 1A6, Canada
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1 - 10 of 15 reviews

Reviewed 2 February 2013

An unassuming, warm restaurant in the neighbourhood. Christa, the wine buyer/server has a great nose for acquiring interesting wines. I suggest the Susana Balbo Malbec. Smokey, woodsy with big flavour and terrific with the home made sausage appetizer, the duck and the venison with chestnut...More

Thank Looking4FAB
Reviewed 20 November 2012

Small, intimate setting. Decor is warm, and comfortable. Menu options change regularly and are not always on the website - but occasionally they post the night's menu on Twitter. I had the beef heart and shank and it was delicious. As with any good restaurant...More

Thank Jordan K
Reviewed 18 November 2012

I am happy to have this gem in my neighbourhood. The food is excellent, the service is solid and we always have a wonderful experience. The ever changing menu allows even frequent visitors to stay interested and while there are great meat selections on the...More

Thank JeffVaderA
Reviewed 24 October 2012 via mobile

Very decent quality of food, accomplished kitchen obviously. If you can see past having to deal with the other diners loudness and snootery, and that fake "what can I do to serve you today" crap from the servers, the meal is worth it. Maybe bring...More

Thank DrCMiller
Reviewed 17 August 2012

Food was not bad, but not all that good, either. The service was worse than the worst. The waitress cut me off and wandered away to serve another table in the middle of my question about the menu. We waited for more than an hour...More

Thank Yuki K
Reviewed 18 July 2012

I love this restaurant. Birthdays, Anniversaries, Date nights, you name it, it will not disappoint you. The staff are all amazing. They can answer all your meat questions without making you feel like an idiot and the food is perfect and always so fresh. The...More

Thank LongRoad
Reviewed 3 March 2012

We ate at Cowbell for the first time tonight and we will be back. The food was great as was the service. The only speck on the evening was that the sounds were a bit loud. The Charcuterie was unique and well made from the...More

1  Thank dwynep
Reviewed 15 February 2012

Went with another couple, and were very well treated by the staff. The food was great and the restaurant had a lot of character.

Thank normalguyToronto
Reviewed 29 January 2012

Beef so tough, I couldn't swallow it. Waiter had the gall to argue with me that it was "supposed to be this way" and proceeded to demonstrate how to cut it. Apparently, at 48, I have no idea how to cut my meat. Offended, ordered...More

Thank justinhalifax
Reviewed 18 November 2011

The beef was tough, the celery soup had no flavour, the wait was very long, the price was crazy high, the bench we sat on was wobbly and worn out and considering the place wasn't full, the noise level was very high. Poor value here.

Thank bjodunc
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Restaurant Details

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US$20 - US$81
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1564 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M6R 1A6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-849-1095
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