Union Social Eatery

4.5
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1286 reviews
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CAN$30 and under
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Contemporary American

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Union Social Eatery is premium casual dining and socializing venue. It is an upbeat urban environment with a comfortable suburban approachability. It offers a comfortable, relaxed ambiance, food that is made fresh daily and a focus on treating every guest as a neighbourhood regular.

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What 1286 People Are Saying
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4.5based on recent ratings
4.4
Food
4.5
Service
4.3
Ambience
4.3
Value
Noise · Moderate
88% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipFleming
Saskatoon
19 reviews
Dined on March 5, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Always recommended

Union Social Eatery
Responded on March 8, 2020

Thank you, sir! Always a pleasure to serve you!

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SaraH
1 review
Dined on March 3, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The food options are varied and there are gluten free options that are really great. I had the burger with mushrooms which was delicious. The serving size for adults and even children is pretty massive which means you will eat your fill without overpaying and even take some leftovers home. It was my husband birthday so they brought out soft cookies with vanilla ice cream and a candle. We sang and because it was loud, we didnt disturb anyone. I think this is now our go-to family resto!

Union Social Eatery
Responded on March 8, 2020

Sara, thank you so much for the glowing review! We really strive to be the best restaurant in all aspects of food and service, so your words really mean a lot to the team. Looking forward to your next visit with the family.

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SandraM
Atlantic Canada
2 reviews
Dined on March 3, 2020
Overall4Food3Service4Ambience4

I would not say the noise level is "energetic" It is far too noisy to have a conversation.

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NoahP
1 review
Dined on February 28, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We were out on a double date and the manager recognized and treated us with a free app, very good food even better people!

Union Social Eatery
Responded on March 8, 2020

Thanks for coming in, Noah! We hope to see you all again soon.

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MichaelG
1 review
Dined on February 24, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Leslie was an amazing hostess that took great care of us.

We will be back for sure.

Union Social Eatery
Responded on February 26, 2020

Thank you Michael for taking the time to write us such a lovely review! I am thrilled you enjoyed your visit with us - Leslie truly is the best. Look forward to seeing you soon!

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Delicious
Toronto
15 reviews
Dined on February 21, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great food, great service, good value for your money

Union Social Eatery
Responded on February 26, 2020

Thank you, we appreciate the feedback. Hope to see you again soon!

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MartinaI
1 review
Dined on February 20, 2020
Overall2Food2Service4Ambience3

Disappointed. I have never seen so much sugar in a menu. Almost everything had a sugar glaze, or sugar toppings, sweet, sweet, sweet. Veggies are glazed, special was tomato and peach soup. (?) I deliberately chose this venue to get away from "processed" chain restaurant food. Appetizers (nachos and smoked meat flatbread) were awkward to eat, very messy and "bland" tasting. Would have liked to try pulled pork or ribs, but according to menu description it would have been all sweet. Every accompanying sauce including mustards and chipotle were honeyed or sugared. From there I could only expect processed and sweet in the salmon, chicken etc. I had burger on a lettuce wrap. It was ok, but not much flavor, and i really don't know why. Price is average, not super expensive and so therefore I thought there would be more leaway in what they could offer. Place is popular, and I think for drinks and apps it also draws a crowd. Sadly I just couldn't navigate a healthy path through this menu. If the only alternative to healthy is a house salad hold the dressing and sugar toppings, then this place sadly fails. Wish I could have given a better review - the waitress who served us was excellent.

Union Social Eatery
Responded on February 26, 2020

Thank you Martina for taking the time to write such a thorough review regarding your visit. I'm disappointed to read about your distaste with our menu, as we take so much pride in the quality of each and every single one of our dishes! I would love to invite you back for a meal and show you that virtually anything can be modified to suit your palate. We are so fortunate to have a kitchen full of food made completely from scratch, so please allow us to show it off! michelle@unionosocial.ca

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AYANNARL
Toronto
8 reviews
Dined on February 16, 2020
Overall3Food3Service2Ambience3

I came here at the request of my daughter who was celebrating her birthday with family.
First issue: When I reserved I noted it was for a birthday. When the reservation was confirmed that birthday was acknowledged. When dessert time rolled around not only were we not offered a desert menu, I had to ask, But The worse part was her birthday never being acknowledged-I had to ask for the dessert and another table had happy birthday sang and acknowledged while hers wasn’t.
Second issue: your garlic Caesar salad was bitter and burned my mouth. Too much garlic. Our server seemed annoyed that I would ask to return the salad because it wasn’t palatable. I ended up having to eat something I really didn’t want as a result. As a matter of fact our server seemed unhappy and faked being pleasant and it was Obvious. I’ve been in the customer service industry for years, and this service was terrible. This wasn’t my first time there, and I’ve always had a great experience, but I don’t know if I’ll return to that location; but I’d like to suggest that you add more lighting for the evening as the lights are too dim for eating a meal.

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OpenTable Diner
Toronto
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2020
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

We had a fabulous experience at Union Social! It was Valentine’s Day; the ambience was perfect. Josh, the manager, provided amazing customer service. Thank you!

Union Social Eatery
Responded on February 26, 2020

Thank you so much for your lovely review! Josh can be quite the southern gentleman... we love him too! Looking forward to host you again sometime soon.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2020
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience5

Great food as always.... but since today was Valentine’s Day they even gave her a rose at the end of her meal which is a super nice surprise! Great service and even better food

Union Social Eatery
Responded on February 26, 2020

Wow! Thank you so much for such a wonderful review. So happy to hear that we could make your Valentine's Day a special one.

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SusanS
1 review
Dined on February 9, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent service, atmosphere and food. Yummy fish and chips. The pork chop special was tasty with maple infused mashed potatoes. Have enjoyed many meals at this restaurant and will continue to go back.

Union Social Eatery
Responded on February 26, 2020

Susan, I am so happy to hear that you loved your experience here!! We can't wait to have you visit us again.

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vipTony
Toronto
34 reviews
Dined on February 7, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

We have been here many times and are never disappointed. Food quality and service are great. Had the fish and chips and was good.
Note I forgot my glasses there and they were kind enough to notice and put them away for me to pickup.

Union Social Eatery
Responded on February 26, 2020

So glad that you've had so many positive experiences dining with us. Thank you for taking the time to write a review, Tony!

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OpenTable Diner
Toronto
3 reviews
Dined on February 6, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Amazing service! Great food and good noise level.

Union Social Eatery
Responded on February 26, 2020

Thank you!! Hope to see you soon :)

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OpenTable Diner
Toronto
1 review
Dined on February 4, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Amazing evening - great food and wonderful server

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Family
1 review
Dined on February 1, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great food and ambience, returning patron. Lovely atmosphere.

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LisaO
Toronto
1 review
Dined on January 31, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Just an all around great place to enjoy with friends

Union Social Eatery
Responded on February 26, 2020

Thank you, Lisa!

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vipMikeA
Toronto
13 reviews
Dined on January 31, 2020
Overall3Food3Service5Ambience3

Not as consistent as it use to be. However, Cheryl provides excellent service. They are apparently improving the kitchen staff and food starting next week. Time will tell.

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FranW
1 review
Dined on January 29, 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience2

Energetic is being kind about the level of noise in your eatery. It was extremely busy a full house according to the hostess. My dining companion and I had difficulty hearing each other throughout the entire meal.

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LynM
Toronto
1 review
Dined on January 22, 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience3

Too noisy. Impossible to have any conversation without yelling in each other’s ear!

Union Social Eatery
Responded on February 26, 2020

Thank you Lyn for the feedback! I do apologize for the noise level you experienced. Hopefully next time it will not be a problem :)

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MarkW
Toronto
1 review
Dined on January 18, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Always good food and great value at Union Social. Highly recommend

Union Social Eatery
Responded on February 26, 2020

Mark, thank you for the positive feedback. Looking forward to hosting you again in the future!

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CynthiaR
1 review
Dined on January 17, 2020
Overall3Food3Service4Ambience2

It was so loud I was yelling at my friend and we were sitting at a small table for two! Food was okay nothing that blew me away but not horrible. My reservation wasn't available upon arrival but once accepting a table in the bar (which I didn't want) the original table became available luckily. Server was very knowledgeable.

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vipTHE19THOLE
Toronto
299 reviews
Dined on January 17, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

This venue continues to impress us with Great Food and Superb Service.
As usual, we opted for Bar Seating and we were well looked after by Leslie (Our Server) and her Trainee (Rabbia); who were both laser focussed on Customer Satisfaction.

The Salmon and Steak, were fresh and done exactly to our liking (Blackened).

A great selection of Wines were perfectly paired with our food orders.

"We'll be back"

Slainte !

Union Social Eatery
Responded on February 26, 2020

Thank you for the incredible feedback!! Slainte!

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RajA
1 review
Dined on January 16, 2020
Overall3Food3Service4Ambience4

Quantity was less as per price.
Service was good though

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vipOpenTable Diner
Toronto
7 reviews
Dined on January 16, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

As always our meal was spot on! From greeting to paying our bill everything was fine with a smile! Thank you!

Union Social Eatery
Responded on February 26, 2020

What a lovely review - thank you so much! We are kind of known for our inability to stop smiling! :)

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JoeP
Caribbean
1 review
Dined on January 16, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Server (Natasha) was amazing. Clear, professional and attentive. Provided great reco's as well.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on January 15, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great food, great service!

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OpenTable Diner
Toronto
1 review
Dined on January 13, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent service and delicious food

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JenK
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on January 12, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great service great food. Natasha was amazing as our server

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tchristie
Toronto
3 reviews
Dined on January 8, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Leslie is a true dream to have as your server - she is amazing, colourful and very pleasant. Happy to share the daily features and the service and food was exceptional.

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BarbaraW
1 review
Dined on January 5, 2020
Overall4Food4Service3Ambience4

Food and ambience in the restaurant was great. Nice selection on the menu, our server was okay but could have been more attentive. I would recommend it to

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essJay
1 review
Dined on December 29, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great staff. Great environment. Love this place! Always a go-to.

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vipMikeA
Toronto
14 reviews
Dined on December 27, 2019
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience5

It’s one of our go to places to eat. Mostly satisfied, however at times can be inconsistent regarding food quality. They correct the errors and any quality issues quickly.

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OpenTable Diner
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on December 27, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great experience! Food was good! Waiter was friendly.

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SamanthaC
1 review
Dined on December 18, 2019
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience3

Food was great, service was great...only negative was it was too loud (in the restaurant section even!) too have a proper conversation with our group of 5 ladies. Music could be lower and something to absorb the noise is needed!

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bobh
1 review
Dined on December 17, 2019
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience5

The staff were extremely welcoming and pleasant. They made it a great experience. The food was good. I would definitely reccomend the club sandwich. It was a lot better than the salmon burger I had a week ago. The ambience is great but I sometimes had trouble hearing the people I was with. (and there were only four of us)

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MichealO
Toronto
30 reviews
Dined on December 17, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great lunch - West Coast Veggie Burger - great service. No mixed drinks ordered this time so no comment on these. As always, the 'Energetic' rating on the OpenTable noise scale doesn't really cover just how incredibly loud it is in this establishment.

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vipWhatsheeatingnow
Toronto
14 reviews
Dined on December 14, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

We always love coming to USE. The service is great and the food is excellent. Menu choices are creative...Love the firecrackers! Prices are good too!

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Lorne
1 review
Dined on December 13, 2019
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience4

Our server, Tina, provided a very warm welcome and excellent service. I had the fish and chips for lunch; very good. I’ve had lunch at Union Social many times over the past year and have enjoyed the experience every time hence my return for lunch many times.

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PerryF
1 review
Dined on December 13, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

As always...excellent food and service! Even with a busy lunch-time crowd, the service was quick and the good great!

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aurora
Toronto
11 reviews
Dined on December 10, 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great as always

FAQs

Union Social Eatery offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (905) 814-1234.

Union Social Eatery is rated 4.5 stars by 1286 OpenTable diners.

Union Social Eatery does offer gift cards which you can purchase here http://unionsocial.ca/gift-cards.

You can book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size.

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