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Swan Firkin

#1,062 of 7,226 Restaurants in Toronto
$$ - $$$, British,
2205 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6S 1N5, Canada
+1 416-767-9222
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good53%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“salad” (3 reviews)
“wings” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
2205 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6S 1N5, Canada
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great to meet and do some business... Excellent bar staff and food is good ..... Seating and the Terrace are wonderful Will be back Michael

Thank newportagency
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Certainly has the charm of great Britain, though not many British beers on draft. None the less the Creemore Springs Lager, a local from Toronto was delicious. Butter Chicken Flatbread was incredible, would visit again

Thank madtv261
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Nice English style pub in Bloor West. Food was good for the hot wings. The appetizer combo of fries, sweet potato fries, fried pickles, fried cheese, jalapano poppers, and 4 kinds of dips was my fav. Will return when not here for a business meeting...More

Thank EdwardYYZ
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Went for lunch with an old friend. One thing that sets this Firkin apart is its second floor balcony. Very nice on a hot summer evening. They offer a $5.00 pint of a local pilsner. As with most Firkin Pubs the service is very good,...More

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The Firkin is to an Irish pub what McDonald's is to the great American hamburger. What is lacks in authenticity it makes up in consistency. The decor is bland, the service was attentive but lacking sincerity or warmth and the food was predictably average, tasting...More

1  Thank privateuser1909
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Went here for a quick lunch. Upper patio is fun. We let them know we were in a hurry and they were fantastic. Grilled cheese was yummy, beer was cold, service was great and sitting up on the top patio gave us great views on...More

Thank sunnydazesunnydaze
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Visited twice lately. The rooftop patio is a great atmosphere if the abysmal service doesn't ruin your experience. Our server yesterday seemed like she hated her life. Her verbiage was short, curt and rude. We had to wave her over to take a food order....More

Thank urbanspooner
Reviewed 29 July 2017

After being rudely ignored by a surly waitress at the Sunset Grill who served all around us but decided not to serve our table (still can't figure what that was all about) - we left and crossed the street for what had now become a...More

1  Thank canontnia
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I have been to the Swan a few times and each time it has been great. Super staff, Great food and reasonable prices and reasonable prices for drinks. WE there on a Saturday evening, had a great table and had the wings, salad, they have...More

Thank Petra R
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We sat upstairs on the patio and it's really cozy. It's also covered so break from sun and rain. They had a $6 draft beer special and it was cold. I ordered the chicken curry and it was very good. My girlfriend enjoyed the fancy...More

Thank wasntme58
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2205 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6S 1N5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-767-9222
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