The Commoner - Toronto
We had a great time! Delicious food good service and excellent vibe. We’ll be back!
Great place to hang out with friends and family. Excellent food. Skilled bartenders making fabulous cocktails and pouring excellent local beers. Love the Buffalo Cauliflower.
Beautiful place but far too noise with little children running around and screaming their lungs out. Place is a bit cold too. Food is nice and service is good, we probably just got the wrong table.
It is a pleasure to have the Commoner join the neighbourhood. Although it is a pub, the interior is light filled and open and the food is certainly a grade above. The Bloody Mary was excellent. The only drawback for us was the noise which carried even though it was only friends and family chatting during Sunday brunch.
Great service, food was good. Drinks were amazing !
Perfect date night spot, quiet enough in the right area but also space for larger groups. We had two excellent cocktails and with lots of appetizer options we found some great vegetarian options. Tuna tostada, Tofu Taco, Arugula and Beet Salad and Portabello Mushroom Burger 10/10. Rumta was our server and she was fantastic too!
Food and Wine are excellent. Menu was a bit smaller and limited but the food served was all excellent. Also great wine selection. The décor is very comfortable and warm but it is very noisy. You cannot really hear other folks conversations but you will talk louder than you normally would.
Enjoyed a warm welcome from the hostess and great friendly service from Hermes, who was attentive to the group. The staff were generously kind and it was a great night out with thanks to them!
There were a few issues with our reservation, getting sat next to the front door where people wait for tables really isn't a great option. We finally did get moved which wasn't an issue since we hadn't gotten our drinks yet (after 15 min). We were close to getting up and leaving but everything turned out ok in the end, a better table, drinks and good food (although they were out of the flank steak which we had last time and was amazing!).
Met a friend for dinner and drinks and we were seated right away. Service was really friendly and efficient. My friend loved the cheeseburger. I had the chicken schnitzel, and the potato salad, sauerkraut, and pickled beets that came with it were all really good. The schnitzel itself was tasty, but pretty tough.
Overall, I liked the place a lot, will definitely go back, and would easily recommend it for a fun, casual night out.
Great all around!
We had a great family Sunday brunch. Food was great, loved the ambience and service was very outstanding! Will definitely be back
That might have been the best steak/frites in the city. And they weren’t even frites, just french fries.
Service was great! Restaurant ambience was perfect. Food was delicious. Will definitely go back.
Found this cool little spot and thought it would be great for brunch. Beautiful bar, the decor was what a bar should look like. Inviting and warm.
Service was outstanding. Both the wait staff and manager. They care about your experience.
Ordered some brunch items. My only comment to the staff as I did mention to the manager, was to serve it much warmer.
The team has it down. They have the potential to be outstanding.
I will definitely return as I heard people behind and beside us raving about their Burger.
Great job!!! And thank you for being so welcoming and accommodating.
An excellent choice for a ladies brunch. The food was delicious and the service was great. I can't wait for the summer to sit outside on the patio.
Stylish and laid-back American-themed bar. Great service and decent food.
The place is adorable and very inviting but the food is heavy, lots of oil..very unhealthy. There are very few choices available. I recommend they revamp the menu
Stylish, local and well executed. Great food & drink.
The food is very good. Fresh. Great combintion of ingredients.
First time visit for dinner with the family. Great atmosphere & look. My husband's & daughter's dinner wasn't quite as expected however the restaurant was quick to make it right ! They provided a Great customer service experience, the food was fab and my Commoner burger was too die for! Would absolutely recommend.
Great food service and ambiance we will be back!
We were actually surprised by the food we ordered a few of the tacos and they were great! The nachos were also very food.
Overall great experience and the servers were very attentive and helpful.
Great food and service as always!
Recently dined here with my family and enjoyed good food and drinks. The decor is cozy and the bar is a cool place to hang out. Will definitely be back.
When Wild Wings shutdown we were very excited to see a new restaurant was opening up. We were hoping for a nice neighbourhood pub that could be our "go for a drink and a burger" standard and our wish was granted. We've been more than a dozen times since they opened and been pleased with every visit.
The Commoner has great burgers and tacos, great service and an amazing potables list.
Everything we've tried on the menu has been excellent; the chicken schnitzel is a favourite.
The wine list is solid and the beer selection is incredible. They also serve great cocktails, get a seat at the bar and watch the craftsmanship.
The Commoner is very well managed, the staff is friendly and proficient.
Fun and simple. Nice wine and beer selection and the food is pretty good. Nice addition close to Roncey!
Delicious brunch! Great service and overall a lovely spot to ear and drink!
We had a great experience at the Commoner, there was a slight issue with our appetizer but they re-fired it right away. The cocktails were different but not too weird and our server Vicky was great, recommending a tasty, but reasonable wine with our meats. The owner's daughter was very friendly and welcoming and it was definitely a great evening. The steak was one of the best we've ever had.
Ambiance was beautiful and the furnishings were lovely. Went for breakfast and the coffee and food were cold. Our server was lovely.
Super friendly staff, excellent food and great atmosphere
Great new hang out near Roncesvalles. Friendly welcome, great service, cozy inside, interesting drinks and food.
Absolutely delicious meal and great service. I enjoyed the portobello burger and it was outstanding.
Took a few of my buddies to The Commoner to celebrate one of their birthday's. Both the food and beverages were excellent and the service was prompt and pleasant. Overall a great place to have dinner and drinks.
Great service, reasonably priced food options.
Had the nachos with meat added on and it was a perfect split for two people.
Would go back again soon and would definitely recommend to friends.
My husband and I live in the neighborhood and always walk by. We decided to check the commoner out for a date night as we heard amazing things. The food and drinks were great and the staff was super friendly. Only issue we had was we were sat by the door and at 7pm on a busy Saturday night it was super overwhelming to be surrounded by people standing around for a table. We did ask for another table but they didn't seem to have any available. Other than that we had a great time and will be back.
We really enjoyed the food, but unfortunately there were a couple of signs of a restaurant which still needs some tightening up.
PROS: Food was delicious and portions were very generous, good wine selection, good ambiance with lots of space and individual gender neutral restrooms
CONS: welcomed by a person who admitted that he was still learning the online reservation system. This led to me having to write a response to a no show notification from Open table later that same day. A piece of a plastic container lid in my salad that I didn’t find until the end of the meal. The wait staff were very apologetic and removed the item from my bill.
I think this is a good restaurant that has the potential to be great.