Table 17
Table 17

Table 17

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.table17.ca/
  • Phone: 4165191851x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Brunch: Saturday & Sunday: 10:30am - 2:30pm; Dinner: Monday-Thursday: 5:30pm - 10:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 5:30pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 5:30pm - 10:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Continental
  • Executive Chef: John Sinopoli
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Beer, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Area, Private Room, Smoking Area, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Private Party Facilities: At Table 17 Restaurant we offer a wide range of group menus that will suit all your needs. From cocktail style menus to five course tasting menus for any occassion.
  • Private Party Contact: Erik Joyal 4165191851x
  • Special Events: Sunday & Monday night $35.00 three course Prix Fixe menu & bring your own wine with no corkage fee....

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Boulton
  • Public Transit: Queen Street East street car
  • Parking: Street Parking
  • Parking Details: plenty of street parking, free after 6pm
A word from Table 17
Table 17 has been serving Queen St east since the spring of 2008. Located just east of Broadview in the heart of Riverside, Table 17 is a continental bistro with seasonally driven menus, inspired by some of the very best local ingredients Ontario has to offer. Since 2008 our commitment to service and quality has helped forge rewarding relationships with our guests and suppliers alike. If you’re looking for an inspired meal in a casually refined setting, look no further than Table 17.

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  • Diners' Choice WinnerNeigborhood Gem
  • Diners' Choice WinnerContinental
Table 17 reviews from OpenTable diners
48 reviews since May 26, 2014
Overall Rating4.3
  • Food4.3
    Service4.4
  • Ambiance4.3
    Noise LevelModerate
96% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
neighborhood gem (40)fit for foodies (34)special occasion (24)romantic (18)notable wine list (12)good for groups (8)hot spot (6)great for brunch (5)kid-friendly (3)great for lunch (2)late-night find (1)Show More
  • Perfect date night, deliciouis food
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    This restaurant was billed as a great date place and it did not disappoint. Attentive (but not pushy or rushed) service - the waiter shook our hands on the way out and invited us to come back. His menu recommendations were delicious. We shared a squid ceviche in a luscious sauce. I had the beef tartar and my partner had the risotto, both tasty with fresh ingredients. Dessert was an awesome dark chocolate torte. The venue is cozy; a tiny bit more room would have been perfect. Would definitely return!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Always Great!
    Janet
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    We love this restaurant for both brunch and dinner. The choices change seasonally and they are always great. Service is also a plus.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, neighborhood gem, romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Snobby waitress
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    The food, ambience was great, unfortunately out waitress was very snobby and impatient with us,,, kinda made us feel we were an inconvenience ,,,
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Still our favourite
    Heybeerguy
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    Never disappoints. Service, food, ambiance and wine are always fantastic! New menu is great.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great find
    KphjrVIP
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    Food was delicious and different from the norm! We did the chefs menu and selected a couple of great wines. Worthwhile!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • A Gem.
    Jacq
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    Leslieville residents, I hope you continue to support Table 17 because both the food and the service are excellent. From the fried zucchini blossoms to the Cheese Boutique cheese plate, it was even worth a drive from the other side of the Don...
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Table 17 Gastronomic Delight!
    cindylouhoo
    Dined on 9/9/2014
    I am never disappointed when I dine at Table 17. On this occasion we selected the appetizer of zucchini blossoms stuffed with ricotta cheese and lighter than air batter with a hint of lemon, absolutely heavenly! My dinner partner was craving steak, so we had the only one on the menu, the 24 ounce rib-steak, which we thankfully split. I still have leftovers! The meat was perfectly cooked and melted in our mouths. Our other guests had pasta dishes which were gobbled up in no time. The wine selection is ample and offers a great variety. I am so lucky to have this gem in my neighborhood.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • A fantastic experience
    allthegoodfoodplease
    Dined on 9/2/2014
    A amazing little gem! Unpretentious, relaxing atmosphere; our server was well-informed, friendly, and unobtrusive; and the food was just phenomenal. The lemon risotto was the highlight of the night, creamy and light and full of flavour. Also big winners were the fried artichoke appetizer and the trout. We were there early in the evening so it was pretty calm and easygoing in the place, can't speak to how loud or bustling it gets later at night. A definite winner for a special occasion dinner.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • neighbourhood nightout
    fivetogo
    Dined on 9/1/2014
    Table 17 was one of the few restaurants that was open Labour Day in Leslieville so we were happy to be fed especially with the quality of the food they offered. The artichoke fritters were amazing and were given to us on the house because by the time we got there at 8:30 they were sold out of two of their limited menu offerings so we had two left to choose from. We tried to reserve our desserts from the fixed price menu and even then found they were out of our choice. Still the ambience was terrific and I look forward to going back to enjoy their regular menu.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Quiet. Great Food.
    NeighbourhoodGem
    Dined on 8/17/2014
    Quiet. Quiet. Quiet. A restaurant in which you can have a conversation without having to shout across the table! Than would be more than enough these days to get five stars - but the food was great and the service was professional, attentive and friendly.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • AMAZING!
    OliveGardenArsonist
    Dined on 8/1/2014
    Three words...GO OFF MENU. They offer family style 5-course portions that absolutely rule. Put your trust in the chef, he knows what he's doing. Every item they bring you has purpose. From the Oysters, to the risotto, to the paired wine....Table 17 is the bomb! No longer do I need to go to Dundas west
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great
    Dined on 7/30/2014
    Great Service! Our Waiter was so friendly and gave great recommendations. I'm not a 100% lover of French food; however liked every dish (although nothing really blew me away - that might just be me) The entire experience was very nice!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good deal. Diamond in the rough.
    LocalCritic
    Dined on 7/28/2014
    This restaurant has potential. The $35 prix fixe with no corkage fees on Sun/Mon is definitely a good deal. The appetizer and the main were delicious, but the dessert was bland and disappointing. The service was friendly but forgettable, especially since our server seemed to forget everything we ordered. She came back to our table at least four times to ask things like, "You said you wanted your steak medium-rare, right?" The tables are also crammed together a little bit too tightly.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Lovely Meal
    jude
    Dined on 7/27/2014
    Went for a special meal on Sunday with their set menu and it surpassed expectations. $35 a person and we brought our own wine from our collection so it was very affordable. I highly recommend!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • great food and service
    Pearl
    Dined on 7/24/2014
    2nd time visited this restaurant..service and foods both great...definitely wil come back again...
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • A delight on Queen Street East
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    We discovered this gem through a friend. The barn walls, farm table and low light were complemented by excellent service and an innovative, daily menu. I would strongly recommend Table 17 if you're in the area.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Impressive
    byowyes2
    Dined on 7/14/2014
    I look forward to returning to Table 17. I'd heard many good things and was not disappointed. I love the pre-fix menu options and the BYOW policy on Sunday and Mondays. I think this is an excellent strategy for getting a taste of a restaurant without having to go all in....But NOW I MUST..... Looking forward to seeing the entire menu!!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, late-night find, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great birthday dinner at Table 17
    Goodfoodlover
    Dined on 7/8/2014
    It was a pleasure to eat at this restaurant. All of the meals for our party of seven- appetizers, main course, dessert, drinks- we're excellent. A rare experience in the restaurant scene. Well blended intense flavours that were interesting but not bizarre. The chef knows his stuff. Our waiter also added to the pleasurable experience. He was very friendly, patient and helpful.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 5/26/2014
    Service was good. We have been to Table 17 a few times. This time we were very disappointed in the food. We all had steak - we each took a couple of bites - asked to have it wrapped. We did take it home but didn't eat it. The fries were good but came barely warm. Dessert was good. As this was a birthday celebration, needles to say not happy this time. Sarah
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Ratings-Only Reviews
    Based on 29 ratings-only reviews submitted since May 26, 2014
    • Overall Rating4.3
    • Food4.3
    • Ambiance4.2
    • Service4.6
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • The following 726 reviews are from the Table 17 reviews archive.
  • Creative cuisine
    NancyVIP
    Dined on 5/24/2014
    Our salads were so beautifully presented and fresh they were practically jumping off the plate, with the ramps and fiddleheads having been gathered by restaurant staff from an owner's farm. My husband's mushroom pasta dish was outstanding. My scallops entree was excellent, albeit a bit skimpy, in my opinion (consisting of 2 medium-sized scallops). Sides of Brussels sprouts and kale were very good. Server was very knowledgeable and professional. We would go back.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • fantastic
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 5/23/2014
    We love this restaurant. The room has that Montreal feeling--high ceilings, elegant but a little rustic. But the food is sensational. Everything is creative, local and fresh, and perfectly executed. The wine list is excellent, and the waiters actually know everything about it. Better yet, you can order a glass of wine from the bottles they do not sell by the glass. It is a great opportunity to sample some exceptional wines. Highly recommend it!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Continental Bistro
    Johnf1961VIP
    Dined on 5/19/2014
    This continental bistro served up very nice table d'hote on Sunday evening. Everyone in our party enjoyed the 3 course dinner, and the corkage free BYOW promo that evening. Would definitely recommend.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Consistent great services.
    RickStarVIP
    Dined on 5/18/2014
    This is our second time visiting Table 17. The first time was for two people and the second time it's a group of five. Both experiences were pleasant. The restaurant ambiens is quaint and romantic for couples and at the same time is vibrant for a group setting. Lovely evenings for both instances. And absolutely love the BYOW idea!
    Special Features:
    romantic, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • family style menu
    RonFoodieVIP
    Dined on 5/13/2014
    Great concept! Daurade was grilled to perfection.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Bad service - Table 17
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 5/10/2014
    Our review is that we left without eating. Our reservation for two was for 8:45 pm, the place wasn't even full, yet we weren't seated till 9 pm. We were then ignored for another 15 minutes (ie no water, no wine, NOTHING. The waiter (?) didn't apologize at all. We left and went to Skin and Bones instead where we had a great dinner as always. Never coming back.
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  • Excellent service and food
    NightOut
    Dined on 4/26/2014
    Our waiter was knowledgeable, friendly and fun. While the food was fantastic -- the roasted Brussels sprouts with the bacon and maple vinaigrette were savoury, sweet and crunchy -- having a laid-back, articulate server like the one we had really makes the night. Unfortunately, we didn't get his name, but he was approximately 35, had a background in English lit and has been working at Table 17 for at least a couple of years (we've had him before). Thanks for a great evening!
    Special Features:
    Fit For Foodies, special occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Hot Spot
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Anniversary
    Helen
    Dined on 4/19/2014
    Service was incredibly slow. Food was good particularly the steak and the sticky toffee pudding was amazing.... But poor service and mediocre ambiance didn't make up for it
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • The Best!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 4/18/2014
    It's been a long time since we've had such an amazing meal in a restaurant. Four of us went. We are all foodies and so hard to impress. We were impressed! And the service was impeccable. Didn't catch his name.... Awsome server!
    Special Features:
    Fit For Foodies, Romantic, special occasion, Neighborhood Gem
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • A wonderful find in Leslieville
    Internationalfoodie
    Dined on 4/17/2014
    We went to Table 17 for the first time. it was the first night of the new menu and it was great. We had terrine and the ceviche, followed by the pasta with sides of brussel sprouts and kale. Everything was first rate.
    Special Features:
    Fit For Foodies, Neighborhood Gem
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Still going strong
    Derek
    Dined on 4/11/2014
    Hadn't been to Table 17 for about a year. Must go more often. Really fantastic on all fronts. The polenta app and mushroom pasta are highly recommended.
    Special Features:
    romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Food was really good! We were
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 4/5/2014
    Food was really good! We were with some" downtown" friends and the food far exceeded our expectations for a neighbourhood resto. The duck confit was especially well prepared.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Food that hits the mark, every time
    Chris
    Dined on 3/30/2014
    Been going to Table 17 for years, it is absolutely one of my favs. The food is consistently fantastic, hits the mark each time--not one person in the table of eight had any issues. The service is impeccable and the atmosphere perfect. Highly recommended!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • so good
    mozartmike
    Dined on 3/28/2014
    This was our 4th or 5th time there. We were celebrating our 17th, so where else but Table 17? Had the scallops. Gorgeous. Waiter told us menu is changing soon. I already miss the rice balls. All courses were delicious. The only area for improvement is it would be nice to see more variety in the wine list, esp. white. Like all restaurants, lots of Chardonnay, but no Chablis. We'd have been willing to spend more than the average price offered for something really nice. Settled on the more expensive Pinot Grigio which was pretty unremarkable. But really, it's still a great restaurant. Friendly food-knowledgeable staff. We've met the chef who is really terrific. Did I mention how good the scallops were? Super looking forward to our next visit.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, special occasion, romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Good prix fixe on Sundays
    Hank
    Dined on 3/23/2014
    I've eaten at Table 17 quite a lot over the years as it is conveniently located and the food very good. The scallops are excellent and so are many of the sides (we had the brussel sprouts). My "fair" service rating is just for the incredibly slow service that we experienced... a first for me there, but worth commenting on as dinner took a full 3 hours to complete and we waited almost 40 minutes for our main dishes. The restaurant was very busy (which was great), it is just too bad they didn't get the food out a little more quickly. Worth trying their staple dessert (Sticky Toffee pudding) and the steak frites.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Table for 2
    Table42
    Dined on 3/23/2014
    I made a last minute reservation and they were very accommodating. They gave us one of the best seats in the house. The server was excellent. Very friendly and offered suggestions. Beautiful restaurant. Excellent quality of food. I did not eat a lot; just a salad and scallops but my friend had the steak frites and loved it. We also had wine suggested by our server and it was amazing. I would definitely go back. Can't wait to try more of their menu.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great but for space and patrons
    variable03
    Dined on 3/22/2014
    Most of the food was outstanding, above all the pasta with a variety of mushrooms and the duck confit. However, the chocolate dessert was very disappointing, basically the bottom of a teacup full of cold chocolate buttercream frosting. Service was great and friendly, and the restaurant accommodated a special request very graciously. Unfortunately, an occupational hazard of a small restaurant is that the tables are frequently too close together for my comfort. This becomes an issue when you're sitting next to a diner with quite possibly the world's most annoying voice "OH. . . MY. . . GOD!" , and behind you is another diner crowing to a large table about his "$650 shoes".
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great atmosphere, great food,
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 3/15/2014
    Great atmosphere, great food, great drinks and great service - good choice of food with perfect balance of different & unusual dishes and the good old classics (steak tartare, steak frites) and some lovely starters for sharing. We had to wait a little while before our table booked for 20:45 was ready, but staff went out of their way to find us a spot at the bar to have a drink before dinner, and everyone apologised profusely for making us wait for what was only a little while. Waiter was great, very efficient and friendly, and made the effort of finding out and writing down the details of their various drink suppliers. If you're looking for a great meal in a casual and relaxed environment, you really cannot go wrong with Table 17.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Disappointing Food. Appetizer
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 3/15/2014
    Disappointing Food. Appetizer was very bland, Pasta dish swimming in oil and servers had attitude. Had been excited to try this restaurant as had heard great things about it, but we would not go back.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Never disappoints!
    Feegman
    Dined on 3/11/2014
    We have been going to Table 17 for years...always warmly welcomed and treated to great food and drink!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, neighborhood gem, hot spot, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Our reservations were for
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 3/8/2014
    Our reservations were for 6:45 and we arrived closer to 7:00p.m. Our waiter (red head with the cap) announced that we would be required to vacate our table by 9p.m. I was surprised by this and I should have asked if it was because we were slightly late, but we were not pushed out and we left by 9:30p.m. The waiter was very knowledgeable about the food and the unique wine list which impressed the whole table.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, neighborhood gem, hot spot
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.