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Bar Hop

YOUR RATING = None |
BA SCORE
94
outstanding

14 Reviews
PLACE STATS
Place Score:
94
Reviews:
14
Ratings:
38
Avg:
4.31
pDev:
2.78%
 
 
Taps:
38
Bottles/Cans:
100
Cask:
Y
Beer-to-Go:
N
Bar HopBar Hop
PLACE INFO

Type: Bar, Eatery

391 King St W
Toronto, Ontario, M5V 1K1
Canada

(647) 352-7476 | map
www.barhopbar.com

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Added by Sammy on 06-15-2012

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Reviews: 14 | Ratings: 38
Reviews by toronto_beermaven:
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3.75/5  rDev -13%

More User Reviews:
Photo of Lostsurfer1771
4.35/5  rDev +0.9%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4

Photo of FaradayUncaged
4.54/5  rDev +5.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4

Great place to stop and enjoy some of Canada's best offerings. Gave it a visit during a quick stop in Toronto and was not disappointed. Service was great and the selection was better than expected. Beers can be ordered by the taste, in 4-beer flights or separately from flights. Food prices were the only negative, but that comes with the territory of being within the city (or so I assume).

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Photo of simplejj81
3.94/5  rDev -8.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of EMH73
4.56/5  rDev +5.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

Just a great bar. Laid back and relaxed atmosphere. An awesome selection of beers on tap that rotate on a regular basis, an extensive selection in bottles as well as two casks. Loved doing beer flights and trying a dozen beers in one sitting. The garlic donuts are fantastic. Look forward to my next trip to Toronto.

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Photo of Cycle69
4.76/5  rDev +10.4%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5 | food: 4.25

Photo of psweendogg
4.43/5  rDev +2.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of chuckgietzen
3.91/5  rDev -9.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 3.5

Photo of beerdrinkr
4.28/5  rDev -0.7%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Kurt_Berger
4.03/5  rDev -6.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Very good meat pies and good selection of local drafts. Recommended.

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Photo of jjboesen
4.41/5  rDev +2.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Stopped by late and the place was hopping (Sorry). A single room with a long bar and the usual seating accommodations here and about - or should I say aboot? Great selection of brews in a lively atmosphere makes for a pleasant part of any Toronto Beer Tour. I enjoyed the following local crafts: Indie Ale House Couch Surfer, Northwinds Route 26 and County Durham Black Katt.

The King Street West location is right on the streetcar, which you can hop on any time.

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Photo of AugustusRex
4/5  rDev -7.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of dgilks
4.67/5  rDev +8.4%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Photo of rale
4.45/5  rDev +3.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Photo of kevinlater
4.58/5  rDev +6.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | food: 4

Photo of puttinforbird
4.75/5  rDev +10.2%

Photo of KATCanada
4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

My main beer place in Toronto. If you want drinks this is the best place to do it in Toronto. Belgians, American stuff (Evil Twin, Jolly Pumpkin etc.) Laid back atmosphere with knowledgeable servers. Good mixed crowd. Good whiskey selection also.
Only thing preventing a higher rating is the food. It sucks.
If you want the best Toronto beer experience, go here. If you want to eat and drink try Beer Bistro or Bier Markt.

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Photo of Coronaeus
4.75/5  rDev +10.2%

Photo of liamt07
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

Photo of valianes
4/5  rDev -7.2%

Photo of tally
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

Photo of ktat
4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

Photo of Trevor_IPA
4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

Photo of LampertLand
3.75/5  rDev -13%

Photo of beckerboots
4.06/5  rDev -5.8%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 3.5

This place is a little gem. Read some of the BA reviews and had to visit. I was not disappointed. Stuck right in the heart of a major steetcar intersection ( I believe due to construction). I had the idea it would be noisy, smelly and busy. What a shock. King Street is always a high traffic area, but inside the friendly confines of Bar Hop it was beervana . The beer menu was user friendly; in fact maybe too much. The communication with my non-drinking wife ceased. I was too engulfed in ABV's IBU's and Plato to hear about her Eaton Centre exploits. Note To Self: Do not make a habit of this. Our server was very in touch with the product. Food options were limited, however good sized portions and prepared to order specifications negated this drawback. Two cask offings and a plethora of micro brews made this a memorable experience. Tried the County Durham Cask and a Leftfield Saison. Both were served in proper glassware at the correct temperature. Biggest testimonial from that wife of mine, who pretty much hates every beer place in the world. She said she would return to Bar Hop because she enjoyed the food and ambiance. I love her for that type of candor.

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Bar Hop in Toronto, ON, Canada
94 out of 100 based on 14 ratings.