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Gustav Chophouse and Bar, Collingwood, ON

Gustav Chophouse and Bar

4.5
4.5
963 Reviews
CAN$31 to CAN$50
Steak
It all started in the late 1800’s.. a young Gustav Johann Garbe got on a boat from Bremen, Germany to New York, destined for the North West Territories of Canada. Gustav stood up and stood out, always with family, friends and community at the forefront of his mind. His drive, passion and core values have directed four generations of self made entrepreneurs to where we find ourselves today.

John Garbe, in the name of his great grandfather, has assembled a team of exceptional professionals. The menu has been carefully developed, relying on local farmers and community for unsurpassed cuisine. The service experience is firmly rooted in family and friends. This is Gustav.

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2 people

7:00 p.m.


Booked 2 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Price
    CAN$31 to CAN$50
  • Cuisines
    Steak, Seafood, Comfort Food
  • Hours of Operation
    Brunch Daily 8:00 am–2:00 pm Lunch Daily 12:00 pm–4:30 pm Dinner Daily 4:30 pm–10:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (705) 443-4461
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Business Casual
  • Neighbourhood
    Collingwood
  • Parking Details
    Parking Lot parking
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

What 963 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.5
4.5 based on recent ratings
  • 4.6Food
  • 4.6Service
  • 4.4Ambience
  • 4.2Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • Toronto / Ontario

    Steak

  • Simcoe County

    Great for creative cocktails

  • Simcoe County

    Great for fine wines

  • Simcoe County

    Romantic

  • Simcoe County

    Vegetarian-friendly

963 Reviews
  1. ValerieJ

    Vancouver

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on May 10, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Amazing service, waitress made recommendations, we chose to follow them all and couldn't have been happier. Food was perfectly cooked and seasoned, flavours were bang on. Cocktails were great and wine list was very respectable. Will definitely be back.

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  2. vita

    Toronto

    14 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    14 reviews

    Dined on May 3, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Always a pleasure to dine here. Great service, ambiance and the chef Jesse that creates gigantic salads just for me. Thank you!

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  3. OpenTable Diner

    Toronto

    10 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    10 reviews

    Dined on April 28, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Amazing food, service and ambiance. Attention to detail was finessed. Try the feast for 4. Family fav without a family fight club. Enough to satisfy everyone. (: We dove in too quickly for pics. Sorry! Fantastic martinis! Thank you for yet another superb experience!

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  4. Mallory

    Toronto

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 21, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The food was delicous and the server was very pleasant and attentive

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  5. KatelynW

    Toronto

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 13, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    I don’t ever leave reviews for restaurants but this was much needed! I went here for my sisters bachelorette party dinner. The menu offered a good variety & I knew everyone would be able to find something they would enjoy. The staff were INCREDIBLE. probably the nicest & best customer service I’ve received at a local restaurant. The food was PHENOMENAL. Probably one the the best meals we’ve ever eaten. We started off with fresh, warm airy bread, was so good we needed seconds. The mashed potatoes were the perfect consistency of creaminess & flavour. The steak was mouth watering. My sister had the filet mignon and said it was like butter so tender & cooked to perfection (was close to as good as the CN towers). The presentation of all the food was gorgeous and modern. The dessert was the cherry on top the girls loved it. We’re located over 2 hours away from this restaurant but I would most definitely make the trip to have that dinner again. Rachel was so lovely (I believe she was the bartender) & I didn’t get our waiters name but the receipt said sever # 178 Thank you so much for your hospitality and incredible food. We can’t wait to come back!

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  6. MattO

    Calgary

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 10, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We had a great experience. Came in for a late birthday supper. Service was great. Food was excellent. At no time were we hurried to leave. Chad the manager was excellent and really added to the great time we had. We will be back.

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  7. AlexC

    Toronto

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on March 24, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    If you are looking for a modern steakhouse dining experience in Collingwood at a great value, look no further than Gustavs! Food service experience is somewhere between Harbour 60 and Michael's on Simcoe minus the white linens. Tomahawk would easily be double or triple the price in Toronto. Don't miss it. Staff includes a number of ex-Royal York Hotel members. Quality service.

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  8. EdwardM

    Exclusive

    2 reviews

    3.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on February 25, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 3
    We arrived about 6:15 pm and were not served until 7:25 because a chicken dish was to take 25 minutes supposedly took 40-45 minutes. My beef stroganoff which probably sat at the heat tray for about 30 minutes was bland full of noodles and little beef. OH the Caesar was good. The workers attempted to give good service but without food it seemed patronizing. No discount was offered. Over priced and under performed. No my recommended place

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  9. DrewM

    Toronto

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 24, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Excellent food and service. Fairly busy so a bit noisy but not bad considering it was a busy Saturday night.

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  10. OpenTable Diner

    Toronto

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 19, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Boys said it was the best restaurant they went to

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  11. Myshel

    Toronto

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on February 19, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Nice restaurant in town..it was recommended by our friends to try as we were staying in blue mountain and wanted a good restaurant close by to try! Food was tasty, portions were good and filled us up. The bartender was really nice and engaging as she made my kids fun virgin drinks that they loved. Service was quick and Friendly as well as the manager was attentive to us as well.

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  12. Laur

    Toronto

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on February 18, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 4
    The food was very good we enjoyed the shrimp cocktail to start, 2 steak dinners and a bottle of red wine. Unfortunately the server was not good at all. He seemed to not be interested in his work and did the bare minimum. Considering the price point of this restaurant, you would think the servers would have a better manner.

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  13. foreMoe

    Toronto

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on February 18, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    I was dissapointed that the weather prevented my getting together with some friends to celebrate my birthday. Nevertheless I decided to treat myself to a roast beef dinner (a Sunday family favourite) at Gustav Chophouse. I was not disappointed ! It was cooked the way I like it (rare-medium) and accompanied by roast veggies, Yorkshire pudding, mashed potatoes etc. - a delicious meal! My waiter was friendly and attentive. I received a delicious birthday treat after my meal and truly felt special. I will definitely go back and don't hesitate to give my experience 5 stars!

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  14. Muriel

    Toronto

    4 reviews

    2.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on February 17, 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    I was reluctant to write a review as I don't see myself as a complainer;- however you want feedback so here I go. The dinner was OK ;- however the veggies (same as we have been served the last few times there) were way over-roasted;- hard and cooked (burned) way beyond being recognized as "veggies". all removed with our finished plates still having the "veggies" on them;-. .My son and I had prime rib it was O.K. ;- a bit tough but O.K. Gustav's has been my go-to place as it's close and has easy access to a washroom (a big factor for a person with mobility issues) . I don't expect a credit voucher or anything like that;- but I will tell you that I expect we will choose somewhere else to go out for dinner;- A patron should feel, when you leave a restaurant that we got value for our money. I didn't feel that way. It was my son's birthday and he remarked on the way home that he would have graded his dinner a mediocre....I would have to agree.. I spoke to another son this morning and he asked about our dinner our with his brother;- he said that he and his family have the same feeling of Gustav's;- used to be our first choice;- not now.. You asked for my opinion;- wouldn't help you if I didn't tell the truth.. Muriel Wilde murwilde@sympatico.ca 705 446 7014

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  15. Paul

    Toronto

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on February 16, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    There are a number of wonderful dining establishments in the Collingwood/Blue Mountain area. Gustav's consistently ranks within the top 2 or 3 in our opinion: quality food, nice atmosphere, attentive and professional service.

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  16. JustinC

    Toronto

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 15, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food if you’re looking to spend a little more then you usually would at a normal restaurant

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  17. PatM

    Toronto

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 14, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    special valentine's day menu was well chosen. ( although we didn't partake) The fact that we could order from the full menu on a "special night", which is usually not the case, sold it for us. It takes great teamwork and organization to pull off two menus...well done! Don't change a thing... Many thanks... Pat.

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  18. Eddie

    Toronto

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 9, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fantastic menu choices! Just had the prime rib and salmon specials, they were melt in your mouth and amazing in flavour! Wonderful service. Everything was 5 star from start to finish.

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  19. RayB

    Toronto

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 3, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Excellent service, the beef Yorkie appetizers was delicious as well as the steak Oscar! Had a cheesecake for dessert that was OK compared to the test of the evening. Definitely recommend.

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  20. JanineC

    Toronto

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 2, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We were celebrating a couple of birthdays and an anniversary and ere pleasantly surprised at how lovely a restaurant it was. Our waiter made recommendations and was most attentive. The food was fresh and cooked to perfection. It was a lovely evening

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  21. Monica

    Toronto

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 1, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Had a nice date night dinner with beer/martini to drink. We got the scallops and the table fire Cesar salad to start-both were delish! The fillet tasted great but the temperature was a little in the low side, chicken and mushroom pasta was also great!

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  22. KostaS

    Toronto

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 29, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Prayers were fresh and delicious. Our server, Rachel, was awesome. Super friendly, knowledgeable and attentive. Wine was great. Caesars were great. Had fillet mignons- pretty sure they were not fresh and had been frozen. King crab as a side was certainly frozen. For that kind of money, fresh is the only way to go. Roast potatoes were also most certainly reheated and not made fresh. Again, for paying over 500 dollars, I'd expect fresh items.

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  23. OpenTable Diner

    Toronto

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on January 29, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    It was a very experienc. Very good environment good, food services quite place as well. Neat and well organized

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  24. OpenTable Diner

    Toronto

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 28, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent food and atmosphere. Staff was friendly

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  25. Owen

    Toronto

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 27, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Family dinner at Blue Mountain for the second year in a row, this time with friends we brought along. Such a hidden gem of a place. Staff is friendly and professional and the food is delicious and worth taking the quick trip away from the Blue Mountain Village.

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  26. KatieR

    Toronto

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 22, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great good and great servers. Would return to gustav chophouse and bar

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  27. Teresai

    Toronto

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on January 21, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Everything was fantastic from walking in to being greeted by our hostand and our amazing Server.Helping to celebrate our birthdays. Fantastic food and fantastic place. Would definitely stop by there again!!

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  28. JacquieJacquie

    Toronto

    6 reviews

    3.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on January 20, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Expected a better food experience. The rib eye was just okay and the sides were mediocre. Service was great and the atmosphere very nice, felt prices inflated for quality of food.

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  29. OpenTable Diner

    Toronto

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 20, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Awesome good Definitely recommend it. We enjoyed our dinner. Our server Susan was brilliant. All her suggestions were totally on point. The wine is on our list of favs. Do go in highly recommend it

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  30. FrankR

    Toronto

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 17, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 3
    It was our first time dining at Gustav and over all it was pleasant. The food portions we found to be generous and prepared to our liking. We did find the lighting a little dark and we found we had to strain our eyes to read the menu. Our server was wonderful she was so helpful and put in a lot of effort that made the dining experience here delightful.

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  31. Douger88

    Toronto

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on January 16, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    My wife and I went to dinner last night for her birthday. We’ve been to Gustavo’s a few times prior however this time was the best meal we’ve had. Great job and thx for the complimentary dessert.

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  32. VeleynyS

    Toronto

    2 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on January 13, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 3
    Our server made this restaurant! She was very engaged and made sure we always had water/coffee and didn't need anything else. She was fantastic.

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  33. DeannaB

    Montreal

    9 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on January 13, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Food was delicious and service was excellent!! Wonderful place to enjoy on a snowy night and can hardly wait to go back!!

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  34. VictoriaW

    Toronto

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 12, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Food was amazing fish and chips, falafel burger . Onion soup , regular burger

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  35. MirandaD

    Exclusive

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 12, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Amazing food , good service but the prices are high.

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  36. Christina

    Toronto

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 9, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    I can’t recommend this place enough. The food is to die for. The ambience is really nice. The servers are kind and attentive. The prices are comparable to the Keg but the food here is even better. You will not be disappointed eating here.

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  37. OpenTable Diner

    Toronto

    9 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on January 6, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    We have dinner often at Gustavs. We tried breakfast for the first time today. The food was delicious, generously portioned, well-priced to experience and palate, and the service was excellent (attentive, timely and our server had a lovely personality). See you soon Gustavs!

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  38. LindseyP

    Toronto

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on January 4, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Went to Gustav Chophouse for dinner, had half a chicken, it was so good!!!

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  39. Gigi

    Toronto

    21 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    21 reviews

    Dined on January 3, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Usually when you go to a restaurant with a family of 10 which includes 4 children most places will not pay much attention or even worse, you will get ignored. Our server Suzanne was exceptional! She had knowledge of every single thing on the menu. She made excellent suggestions and had the utmost patience with all us adults and even the children. One of the best dining out experiences we’ve had in a while. Thank you!

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  40. Annie

    Toronto

    2 reviews

    3.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on January 1, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Brunch was good, but hash browns dry. Service was great, attentive and friendly.

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FAQs

Gustav Chophouse and Bar offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (705) 443-4461.

Gustav Chophouse and Bar is rated 4.5 stars by 963 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 p.m.


Booked 2 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for Gustav Chophouse and Bar

10 Vacation Inn Dr, Collingwood, ON L9Y 5G4

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Neighbourhood
    Collingwood
  • Hours of Operation
    Brunch Daily 8:00 am–2:00 pm Lunch Daily 12:00 pm–4:30 pm Dinner Daily 4:30 pm–10:00 pm
  • Price
    CAN$31 to CAN$50
  • Cuisines
    Steak, Seafood, Comfort Food
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress Code
    Business Casual
  • Parking Details
    Parking Lot parking
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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