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House on Parliament

$$ - $$$, , British
454 Parliament St, Toronto, Ontario M5A 3A2, Canada
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Pub, British, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
454 Parliament St, Toronto, Ontario M5A 3A2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in Cabbage Town and wanted to eat locally. Food was really good here!! We had the fish and chips (being from the UK, we are expert fish and chip eaters!!). Crispy batter and good chips. Would recommend you go here if you...More

1  Thank Becky F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well appointed Pub/Retaurant in downtown Toronto,well frequented by locals which is always a good sign. You have to wait to be seated on arrival,we didn't know and tried to find our own table,the waitress was just a little abrupt but she soon mellowed when realising...More

Thank Iain S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place was packed but we didn't have to wait long. Great Menu. Pub like setting. Lots of variety of beer. Luke was great got us seated, and served. Food was quick. Duncan one of the owners came over to check on us and see...More

Thank Dennis W
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This pub regularly gets awards for the best pub food and while they do serve pub grub the food is really a cut above that. They serve a great duck salad and a great steak frites. Unfortunately, the House on Parliament seems to be sort...More

Thank JaneTravels440
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I met an old friend at this restaurant for lunch, and was delighted that we decided on this venue.While it echoes an English pub atmosphere indoors, there is also a very busy outdoor patio that is normally crowded at lunchtime, after work and in the...More

Thank NGeorge
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

This pub serves terrific grub. Affable servers make for a pleasant, convivial atmosphere. Upscale versions of classic pub food. Great burgers, bangers and ploughman's plates. Excellent beer selection.

Thank cdntravllr
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for an early dinner and a drink or two. Sat outside which was excellent on a sunny Tuesday evening. Arrived at about 5.30 and by 6 it was busy and by 7 it was packed. Bangers and mash was delicious. Red Rhubarb cider...More

1  Thank Nicola V
Reviewed 25 August 2017

The restaurant is long and narrow, the atmosphere casual, it is in an old house on parliament street in downtown Toronto. The service is friendly and the food is delicious. The daily special menu is excellent and the prices are not extravagant. I enjoyed the...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Had dinner here last week and both had excellent food. As others have said it's not fine dining - and it felt like to place to get a drink as well as a restaurant but the atmosphere and service are hard to beat and the...More

Thank TimManchester
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We ate here two nights in a row. Not fine dining but great food and beer. Excellent service friendly and helpful. Recommend smoked duck salad, calamari and beet salad. A really good find that I am happy to highly recommend.

1  Thank solarisnz
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 454 Parliament St, Toronto, Ontario M5A 3A2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
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