If your looking for a great patio look no further than Bedford Academy! Its located just west of Yorkville (Just off Avenue Road on the west side North of Bloor). The patio is huge and plenty of shaded areas. The pub has a wide variety of beers on tap and you can get a bit more than just your regular pub grub there. The Goat Cheese Salad is amazing!
Its a great place to catch up with friends after work and enjoy a bevie outside!
beer selection is the usual and priced fairly given the area. poutine is SWIMMING in gravy - like i love my gravy as much as the next girl, but please, hold it. can be loud-ish on weekends. servers are nice enough. variety of seating depending on how big your party is. prosciutto appetizer is not that yummy.
basic place to chill and have beers with friends.
Went on a Friday, about 6pm. I was meeting a friend whom I hadn't seen for many many years and looking forward to chatting it up. I got there first, and since it was threatening rain, I went inside to save a table in the 'front room'. Oh wow! Talk about Loud! I didn't think people could be so loud having convos. When my friend arrived, the server got us a table by the bar, where it was much... more
Kinda iffy about this place. Some of the pros: great neighbourhood, nice patio space that's good for big groups, good selection of beers, good customer service, excellent fries. Cons: the rest of the food, honestly it was mediocre. I had the Calabria burger which came to $16 and while I appreciate the burgers being prepared in house I found it a little underwhelming. My friend's hanger steak... more
On a beautiful tree-lined street in the Annex, the Bedford Academy schools its patrons seven nights a week in its large international draft selection, continually refining menu selections and signature Caesars done five different ways. The sprawling garden patio out wraps around the white bricked Victorian mansion and upstairs a parlour-style private room with full bar service treats parties to... more