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Carens Wine & Cheese Bar is one of the city's best dining destinations. Located in the well-to-do neighbourhood of Yorkville, the slim, elegant restaurant serves lunch and dinner, and brunch on weekends. The menu boasts international flavours and techniques, with a focus on wine and cheese. One of the city's best getaways is Carens secluded back patio. Exotic lanterns and soft... more
I always want this place to work and every time I go it's missing a je ne sais quoi.
The hidden patio is truthfully what makes this place a hidden gem. I recommend you come here for drinks and maybe have some cheese and charcuterie and stop there. Entrees are just ok. It's a bizarre mix of italian, french bistro and other randomness. Staff while friendly just don't have the polish that I expect... more
The staff is so accommodating and funny, the ambiance on the patio in the back is rejuvenating, and the wine is lovely. The menu isn't really that incredible, but I've only been during the brunch and lunch hours so I've still to explore the dinner menu. This is becoming one of my "Happy Places" in the city but I'm not sure how I'll feel about it in the colder months when the patio is closed.
The food here is amazing! I really recommend the blue and Brie fondue. But just make sure to read your receipt. We were overcharged on our wine, and when we called our waiter out, we were told it was a $1-$2 difference when it was really $16.
A stylish and unique addition to exclusive Yorkville. Serves a deluxe selection of cheeses from Bleu de Benedictin to Queso Fresco, plus pastas, oysters, steak and fromage-inspired mains such as a Stilton-stuffed burger and macaroni and cheese. Put together your own cheese plate or take one of the suggested pairings. Private courtyard patio. Lunch, dinner daily; weekend brunch. Entrees:... more
Caren’s Wine and Cheese Bar is nestled in the heart of Yorkville and is known for its secluded back patio. Enclosed between exposed brick and wood panelling, the patio features whimsical white lanterns which expel a soft, romantic glow within the space. The interior offers a sophisticated elegance, complete with chandeliers, bar seating and two floors in which to dine on brunch, lunch, dinner... more