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Rendez Vous Ethiopian

1408 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4J 1M9, Canada
+1 416-469-2513
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“injera” (4 reviews)
“tibs” (5 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian
$$ - $$$
1408 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4J 1M9, Canada
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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I had a great time, the food was awesome. Went there with my classmates, it was the first time I tried Ethiopian food, I was not disappointed.

Thank Nicky B
Reviewed 15 January 2017

As a group of 3, we sat down and ordered the vegetarian combo as the lunch meat special. The food was fantastic! With 2 large and beautiful platters on the table, we helped ourselves to the flavourful dishes and the extra injera. Although we came...More

Thank Mishkam00
Reviewed 11 January 2017

FABULOUS meal and superb service. Our attendant explained everything very well. We had leftovers! Recommended to me by an Ethiopian friend & I can't say thank you too often. The food was very well prepared & served. They will adjust the spice/heat to your preference,...More

Thank cygnet1206
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Brought parents here, for them to try something new. Ordered vegetarian combos, and it was a big hit. More than enough food. Favourite is the traditional coffee ceremony. Between the explanations of the origins and the cook bringing out the hot frying pan with the...More

Thank Andrew3636
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is now the second time I have visited this restaurant. My son, who lives in Toronto, was told by an Ethiopian co-worker that this is the most authentic place with the best food. The first time my son took me there was last year...More

Thank rssoren
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

I have been going to this place very often. The food is hands down amazing and service is outstanding. What to order: Kitfo dulat and cha-cha are my favorite. Please tell them to go easy with oil and butter. Ensure you get cheese and salad...More

Thank Tasti S
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

I have been here many times and never been disappointed with the quality of the food. My favorites are Tibs & Shero.

Thank dkassaca
Reviewed 4 August 2016

My daughter took us to this place after we had seen the Cirque Du Soleil show, Nuzia. The food was excellent as was the service with reasonable prices. After the excitement of the show, the Ethiopian food was great to finish a day of excitement....More

Thank savuka1958
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Very friendly staff, very great food. It is worth noting for those that are picky about such things, that this is technically Eritrean, not Ethiopian, though the cuisines are similar. A pretty amazing little restaurant though for people who are veering a bit off the...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I have had Ethiopian food many times. Let me start by saying that the food at Rendezvous is nothing special at all and would be a terrible way to introduce someone to this cuisine. What really irritated me is that we were told the dish...More

Thank Danielle B
East York
East York includes a portion of old, industrial
Toronto. Densely populated but incredibly safe, it
boasts some of the city's earliest gardens and
gardening clubs, attracting green thumbs everywhere.
The tranquility of the Don Valley River area, which is
rich with Toronto's oldest and tallest forests, is
supplemented by the large ensemble of authentic and
refurbished Edwardian homes, giving parts of East York
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1408 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4J 1M9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > East York
  • Neighbourhood: East York
  • Phone Number: +1 416-469-2513
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