The Nota Bene Experience
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What are the restaurants hours of operation?
Nota Bene is opened Monday through Friday for lunch from 11:30am till 2:30pm. Dinner is served Monday & Tuesday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm and Wednesday through Saturday from 5:00pm to 11:00pm.


How do I get to Nota Bene?
Nota Bene is located on the main floor of 180 Queen Street West. It is approximately 1 half block from the corner of University Avenue and Queen Street on the north west side of Queen Street. For directions please follow this link.


Who designed Nota Bene?
Nota Bene was designed by the award winning KPMB Architects.


What is the dress code for Nota Bene?
Nota Bene’s dress code is casual smart.


How can I make a reservation?
Reservations can be made by calling Nota Bene at 416.977.6400 or book online via our Open Table form.


Does Nota Bene have a private dining area available?
Yes, Nota Bene has a private dining area available. Click here for more information.


Can you accommodate large parties and private events at Nota Bene?
Yes, Nota Bene can accommodate up to 200 guests. Click here for more information.


Do you allow walk-in guests? / How long can I expect to wait?
Walk-in guests are always welcome, the host(ess) will inform you of the wait if any.


What is the Chef’s Name?
The Executive Chef is David Lee and the Chef de Cuisine is Geoff O’Connor.


What style cuisine is offered at Nota Bene?
Fresh, Seasonal Canadian cuisine.


What are some of the suppliers Nota Bene uses?
Nota Bene is proud to use as many local suppliers as possible including: Cumbrae Farms, Jansen Farms.


Can I bring my own wines to Nota Bene?
Nota Bene does allow guest to bring their own wine. A corkage charge of $35 will apply to every bottle up to 750ml. Larger format bottles are permitted and corkage will be applied at $35 for every 750ml’s.
Nota Bene is also offering free corkage for reservations made Monday through Saturday after 9 pm or later.


Does Nota Bene accommodate dietary restrictions?
Nota Bene prides itself on accommodating any and all dietary needs. Please notify us upon your reservation of restrictions.


Does Nota Bene offer gift certificates?
Nota Bene has gift certificates available in any denomination. Please call 416.977.6400 or come see us at the restaurant. You can also request a gift certificate online using this form.


Where can I park? / Does Nota Bene provide Valet parking?
Unfortunately due to a very busy street Valet parking is not available. There are several parking options in the area including two conveniently located public parking lots. One located on Queen Street right across Nota Bene and the a second one located on St. Patrick Street just half a block north of Queen Street.


Is Nota Bene wheelchair accessible?
Nota Bene is wheelchair accessible including the washrooms.


What forms of payment does Nota Bene accept?
Nota Bene accepts debit and all major credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diner’s Club)