Having been at Avant Gout for dinner previously (review posted - excellent), we decided to hold our birthday brunch for our family of 20, adults, grandchildren...all ages, here. Except for a table for 4 and a table for 2, we took over the restaurant. We ordered off the regular menu as the choices were varied enough for all ages, from... more
This restaurant is located on Yonge Street, within a block of several restaurants. However, it is a quiet, comfortable place with a wonderful menu, excellent staff and food that was fabulous. Starting with the beet soup special, the beet salad or the arugula salad, all appetizers were plentiful, not overwhelming in size and perfect to start a meal. Next came... more
Excellent - small intimate place. Service is excellent, (the one waiter could be a double for the Rock former wrestler)
Food is excellent - beet salad, steak - frites (put a hold on the peppercorn sauce) and the great Moroccan dishes.
It is the best restaurant in the area - just a great place.
Cozy Moroccan-influenced French bistro. Start with a spicy samosa or red leek chili mussels. Slow-braised Moroccan lamb shanks are a popular entree; Moroccan-spiced chicken breast and duck breast in pomegranate sauce have creative flair. The menu also features homemade pastas and daily specials. Dinner daily; weekend brunch. Casual. Entees: $17-$26. AE, MC, V.
A self-professed eclectic eatery, Avant Gout provides a fun-filled place for young locals in the swanky Rosedale area.The atmosphere is great: moody red walls and kitschy paraphernalia. It’s a perfect place for friends or couples who no longer have anything important to say to one other. If only the food was as engaging as the decor. It’s warm, cozy, quirky, with great cheery service and an... more