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Big Crow

$$ - $$$American, Barbecue,
176 Dupont St, Toronto, Ontario M5R 2E6, Canada
+1 647-342-0580
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“ribs” (42 reviews)
“potato salad” (8 reviews)
“bread” (10 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
176 Dupont St, Toronto, Ontario M5R 2E6, Canada
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and i smelled the smoke and popped in for some grub, but were quite disappointed. Menu is family style, which I enjoy, but the food is basic and far overpriced. The rib sauce is heavily tomato based and far too tangy than you...More

Thank WonderWoman679
Reviewed 28 January 2018

A great meal. Unique atmosphere. Very good service. Small restaurant so the service is always at hand when needed. Simple menu with some great basics. We chose: for appetizers the corn bread and chuck chili nachos For mains the Baby back ribs (half ribs) and...More

Thank Dan G
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

This was the best BBQ food I have eaten for a very long time but you have to be aware that this is an interesting physical location in the winter . Be prepared for Wooden benches Picnic style tables and a heating system that at...More

Thank david d
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Never had pesto or pickled pears on ribs before and it was delish. Great space in a really unique hidden spot, you would never think you're so close to downtown Toronto.

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Have long been a fan of Rose & Sons and Fat Pasha so wanted to try the Big Crow. Not disappointed at all. The restaurant is down a back alley behind Rose & Sons so you feel like your going into someone's backyard for a...More

Thank AER212
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Big Crow is an amazing place in Yorkville! Excellent ribs or smoked chicken drums prepared on open grill. Also try the delicious corn cake!

Thank micvdh
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Came here after a day of visiting local brew pubs and wasn’t disappointed! Ordered the beans, potato salad and the full rack of ribs (plus some beers) Oh and I can’t forget the sticky toffee pudding for dessert which was excellent. It was a gorgeous...More

Thank ilovedgreece
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

I visited for a wedding, otherwise would never have gone since we're vegan. It's definitely a carnivore's dream. To be fair, they did try really hard to accommodate two plant eaters who were quite out of place. Aside from that it made a beautiful rustic/chic...More

Thank Andrea A
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This is THE place you need to go for your next dinner in Toronto. The food is absolutely amazing and the ambiance is very unique. You certainly don't feel like you are downtown Toronto. Don't miss trying the cornbread. It's just spectacular.

Thank ericstm
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The food, the service, the choices and the clientele...this please is amazing. Small, hidden behind another little restaurant, this gem of a place serves some of the best food in the city. The chicken drums are to die for! Definitely on the pricey side with...More

Thank Jama T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Dupont St, Toronto, Ontario M5R 2E6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 647-342-0580
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