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Village Idiot Pub & Grill

#513 of 6,994 Restaurants in Toronto}
$$ - $$$, ,
126 McCaul St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1W2, Canada
+1 416-597-1175
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good50%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, Pub, Canadian, International
$$ - $$$
126 McCaul St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1W2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I randomly decided to visit here after attending the AGO. To our surprise, it was packed! A few people were waiting to be seated, but considering it was only the two of us, we got a table right away. Unfortunately, it was...More

Thank Merissa B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sent two email inquiries last week on gluten free beer and food options. Unfortunately did not respond. There are very many more appreciative and interesting spots to go in the city....not here.

Thank InnActive
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Great atmosphere, excellent range of craft beers and good selection of food. Laid back chilled meeting place. Food served until 2am, friendly staff and great service.

Thank Harkinsm
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Across from the Art Gallery of Ontario... so I've been there several times most recently with my daughter. They have an amazing selection of beers from all over the world. Food pretty good too.

Thank N713
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I went in twice, first time for a beer, second for dinner. Service is a bit slow if you only want a drink, but improved for dinner. Good selection of beers from around the world on draft. Spicy sausage and penne was good value.

Thank Matissefan23
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This place offers a worldwide beer selection, so you wont bored to try them all! , it's close to Dundas square if you grab a table by the window you will enojy the view, Menu is good ,has a great selection,of everything, service its OK...More

Thank magicvacation
Reviewed 22 September 2017

My husband and I went in The Village Idiot today on a recommendation! OK so we are English, newly arrived in Canada; my husband went to the bar then immediately this middle-aged guy, Japanese perhaps, appeared from nowhere and barked at me 'what do you...More

Thank dawn6728
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We happened upon this place, so glad we did. The food was amazing, bar type food. Our server was a VERY friendly lady who we enjoyed showing up at our table! The service was very good, my steak, on my sandwich, very tender, and the...More

Thank Glenn S
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Recently traveled in Europe and experienced Peroni beer. Saw a sign that this restaurant had it so stopped and enjoyed the friendly staff, the open window restarant and a beer

Thank Ricarda B
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch before heading to the art gallery. It was a rainy day so it wasn't very hot, but if it were a hot day I don't think I would have gone in. No air conditioning. Our food was standard pub fare....More

Thank Roxanne O
Toronto's main Chinatown has the honor of being the
largest in North America. Gaping down across Dundas
Street West and Spadina Avenue, the area is a
wonderful medley of shops and restaurants, busy signs
and bright red gates, a destination for foodie fun.
Chinatown's streets are always bustling, packed with
people and outdoor stalls hawking fresh produce and
products. The restaurants and authentic marketplaces
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Canadian, International
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
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
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 McCaul St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1W2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-597-1175
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