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25 Dockside Dr, Toronto, ON M5A 0B5
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Opening at 10:30 am - 1:00 am

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Rates:

  • $11 To $25,

Opening Hours *Holiday hours

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Restaurant type

  • Coffee Shop,
  • Wine Bar,
  • Pub,

Cuisine type

  • Continental,
  • Asian,
  • Canadian Cuisine,
  • Indonesian,
  • American Cuisine,

Dishes

  • Fish,
  • Barbecue,
  • Breakfast,
  • Grill,
  • Hamburger,
  • Sandwich,
    • Seafood,
    • Dessert,
    • Vegan,
    • Vegetarian Cuisine,
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Features

  • Take-out,
  • Restaurant With Party Services,
  • Bring Your Own Wine,
  • Oyster Bar,

Atmosphere

  • Trendy,

Products and Services

  • Cuisine Contemporaine,

Languages Spoken

  • English,

Ratings & Reviews - Against The Grain Urban Tavern - Harbourfront

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    The view is beautiful but the service was absolutely awful and the food was only average. The drinks are good though. Good place to just come for a drink and enjoy the view.

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    February 17, 2019

    Overall location was fun. Service was terrible It was the worst steak I’ve ever had in my life. There was only 2 other tables in the whole place and we never even got asked how are food was.

    Ambiance: 2/5

    Cuisine: 1/5

    Service: 1/5

    February 18, 2019

    Amazing and delish!!!! Services was great. Lovely time.

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    February 15, 2019

    Friendly staff and an excellent experience overall!

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    January 28, 2019

    I had to keep looking for the server to get more water.

    Ambiance: 4/5

    Cuisine: 3/5

    Service: 2/5

    January 13, 2019

    As soon as we arrived someone greeted us and directed us to a great table by the window. Our waiter was attentive to our needs. The food tasted great . There was a misunderstanding on one dish but it was corrected very quickly. Will definitely go back.

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    December 9, 2018

    Our server on the night of December 8th was absolutely phenomenal! She catered to all our needs so professionally and politely and the food was great! This was for my 21st birthday dinner and me and my friends were very satisfied. Would highly recommend to others! Thank you

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    December 2, 2018

    Great service

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    October 26, 2018

    Food excellent and my only regret is that I did not leave our server a bigger tip. He was amazing. I am going back for the food and to leave an envelope for him!

    Ambiance: 4/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    October 11, 2018

    Excellent! We had a great time!

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    October 1, 2018

    We all ordered eggs medium. All came hard boiled Slabs of bread was excessively thick.

    Ambiance: 3/5

    Cuisine: 2/5

    Service: 5/5

    September 17, 2018

    If there was steak knife with the ribs, it will be much easier to eat! Lol , the watermelon G&T was great !

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 3/5

    Service: 5/5

    September 17, 2018

    Very Nice place

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 4/5

    September 10, 2018

    It was an excellent experience. We chose to sit outside and the view is absolutely gorgeous. It is definitely value for money.. Highly recommended..

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    August 22, 2018

    Location, Location, LOCATION! That's why we went, and if we return, that will be why we return. The food was SO-SO. We waited a very long time for our order to be delivered - much longer than surrounding tables. By the time it came, the restaurant was nearly empty and it was almost completely dark outside (we were on the patio). There were no candles on tables, but our servers did their best to provide candles/low lighting when we asked (but we had to ask). Our server - Natasha - was lovely. I don't think it was her fault that the meals took so long to arrive. She was friendly, knowledgeable of the menu, helpful and accommodating. All of that said, the calibre of the food itself and the slow delivery, will not compel us to return.

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 3/5

    Service: 3/5

    August 18, 2018

    Lovely evening at a lovely restaurant with good service and good food.

    Ambiance: 4/5

    Cuisine: 4/5

    Service: 4/5

    August 18, 2018

    Had an amazing evening here with my wife for our 5th Anniversary. The food was great and the service was exceptional!

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    August 8, 2018

    We really enjoyed our evening except that we waited a very long time for our food to arrive. The restaurant was not excessively busy and there was quite a pause between the first five meals coming out - already a long wait- to the final and sixth meal.

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 4/5

    August 7, 2018

    Discovered your restaurant about a week ago, was so satisfied that we returned yesterday for a different meal and with different friends. Thoroughly enjoyable both times. Thanks

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    August 5, 2018

    Outstanding ambiance by the water. Very courteous and humorous service by staff. The meals were delicious, with intriguing flavours. Will definitely visit again!

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    August 2, 2018

    Less than average service ... average food

    Ambiance: 3/5

    Cuisine: 2/5

    Service: 1/5

    August 2, 2018

    We were there for a group celebration - all of us turning 50 this year and 35+ years of friendship. We made a reservation and, while we had some challenges with one blonde female waitress being able to assist on arrival when asked for a table on the almost empty patio, the rest of the evening was wonderful. How can you go wrong with a great patio right on the lake....and our waitress, Megan, was awesome! The service Megan gave us was great... and she put up with us, which couldn't have been easy...all with a smile.

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 4/5

    Service: 4/5

    July 28, 2018

    Chose Against the Grain for a fun get together with friends and it was great. Service was fantastic and very attentive. Would definitely recommend Against the Grain for large groups.

    Ambiance: 4/5

    Cuisine: 4/5

    Service: 5/5

    July 22, 2018

    Food was pretty good, it was odd that one person in our group had a different menu from everyone else and they took a very long time to bring me my drink while everyone else had theirs.

    Ambiance: 4/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 3/5

    July 2, 2018

    Good food on a nice patio with a great view. Excellent service.

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    July 1, 2018

    Fabulous as usual. Great food, fresh and tasty, great patio and wonderful service

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    June 30, 2018

    everyone enjoyed their meal. would give 5 stars if Nachos came out hot

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 4/5

    Service: 5/5

    June 22, 2018

    Alex is an amazing server ... personable, responsive, made great recomendations. Hopefully you'll recognize him as a top performer.

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    June 19, 2018

    The mushroom risotto was excellent!

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    June 18, 2018

    fabulous as usual great patio attentive staff yummy choices

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

    June 17, 2018

    Unbelievably fast service. Prime rib burger and fish and chips were phenomenal

    Ambiance: 5/5

    Cuisine: 5/5

    Service: 5/5

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