22 Absolute Best Toronto Restaurants To Dine At In 2023 (+ What To Order)

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From busy pizzerias to bustling bbq joints to acclaimed award-winning restaurants, it comes as no surprise that Toronto is constantly flocked by foodies!

Walk along the streets of the city’s bustling neighbourhoods and you will find yourself growing an appetite from just smelling everything around you.

With multiple cuisines coexisting with each other, it can be quite daunting to decide where to eat in Toronto. To reduce your burden, here is a list of the 22 best Toronto restaurants that are sure to put your taste buds to good use.

1. Aloette Restaurant

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Aloette is your shining star bistro of the city, ever so popular among the locals and visitors since its launch in 2017. The food here is high-quality French cuisine meeting people’s cravings for cheeseburgers, fries, and amazing desserts. Combined with a beautiful ambience and friendly service, Aloette will blow your mind in every possible way.

Start with Heirloom Beet Salad – a simple yet extremely delicious salad with smoked sheep yogurt, umeboshi, and rye crumble. It has a perfect balance of flavors – the sweetness of the beets and the tang of sheep yogurt that doesn’t overpower either flavor!

Their Beef Tartare is delicate, with the meat having the perfect texture – neither too chunky nor too minced. The dish comes with egg yolk, sea asparagus, and beef tendon chip, which create a mild, slightly salty, and briny flavour!

For dessert, don’t miss Aloette’s famous Lemon Meringue Pie. While the pie slice looks picture-perfect, it tastes even better, with a balance of sweetness and tanginess, on a wonderfully done crust, and perfectly torched meringue on top.

What to order: Heirloom Beet Salad, Beef Tartare, Lemon Meringue Pie

Address: 163 Spadina Avenue, 1st Floor, Toronto, ON M5V 2L6

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2. Richmond Station

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Located in Toronto’s downtown core, Richmond Station is known as the stopping place where you can enjoy delectable food and excellent hospitality. This is one of those neighbourhood restaurants where you will see the owners around most of the time, the same staff for years, and more importantly, your favourite items never leave the menu.

If you’re in the mood for a burger when you visit Richmond Station, the Station Burger will leave your tummy and heart satisfied! Made with organic, grass-fed beef, the patty is juicy and has a lot of flavour. The garlic aioli and beet chutney, along with all the other elements, make this an enjoyable burger.

The Duck Liver Pate at Richmond Station is a crowd-pleaser as well. Served on perfectly toasted molassed bread, the creamy, buttery pate is accompanied with some bartlett pear, and ice wine gastricque, resulting in unforgettable bites!

Richmond Station also serves some amazing cocktails, and also a great selection of beers, wines, and ciders. They also have an exclusive kids menu.

What to order: Station Burger, Duck Liver Pate

Address: 1 Richmond Street W, Toronto, ON, M5H 3W4

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3. Canoe

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Located on the 54th floor in the Toronto Dominion Centre, Canoe is where the locals head for special occasions. This restaurant serves innovative Canadian cuisine, celebrating the ingredients and flavours from all over the country, and more importantly, offers phenomenal views of the city’s glittering skyline, and more. The place is a textbook example of fine dining.

A fine example of Canoe celebrating the ingredients from around the country is their Québec Foie Gras dish. It comes with brioche crouton, brandy pickled grapes, roasted kohlrabi, hazelnut curd, and ice wine verju. The taste profile is surprisingly rich with a velvety texture, your palate is going to feel very pleased!

Depending on the time you visit, the elements on your plate can differ; but, you can be sure that everything will taste awesome!

For a fine dining surf & turf experience, order the Surf + Turf from the menu. With an 8oz. 35-day aged strip loin – moist and tender, and Atlantic half-lobster, served with flavour-rich lobster jus and lettuce + ramp butter, you get to enjoy the best of both worlds!

What to order: Québec Foie Gras Parfait, , Surf + Turf

Address: 66 Wellington Street W, TD Bank Tower, 54th Floor, Toronto, ON M5K 1H6

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4. PAI

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Named after Northern Thailand’s village where the owner couple met, PAI is for Thai food aficionados looking for yummy traditional curries, Pad Thai, and other staples from the cuisine. At PAI, you can indulge in authentic Thai foods in a warm and inviting atmosphere.

We always say that when a dish is named after its chef, it has to be finger-licking good to be able to do justice to their name. At PAI, the Chef Nuit Pad Thai adds credit to the chef in every possible way and is chopstick-licking(!) good.

This authentic Thai food comes with a perfect balance of savory, sweet, sour, and spicy tasting elements, and will remind you of the original bowl of Pad Thai you had in the streets of Thailand.

For your protein, you can choose between beef, chicken, tofu & veggies, or shrimp. They also have a lobster pad thai available on Fridays and Saturdays. You can have your Pad Thai as a gluten-free and/or vegan variant as well.

From Chef Nuit’s Favourites menu, you got to try her signature Khao Soi. This is fresh egg noodles served in a bowl of rich, thick coconut curry. The beautiful golden color of the curry will make your mouth water in an instant, and you will taste nothing but loads of flavour, perfectly tender protein of your choice, and a contrasting texture from the crispy noodles.

PAI is also famous for its Mango Sticky Rice dessert. Though a rather simple dessert, the freshness, ripeness, and juiciness of the mango along with the coconut sticky rice will be a pleasing ending to your Thai meal.

P.S. expect a wait during regular lunch and dinner hours, but it’s well worth it!

What to order: Chef Nuit Pad Thai, Khao Soi, Mango Sticky Rice

-18 Duncan Street, Downtown, Ontario M5H 3G8
-1121 Castlefield Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M6B 1E8
-2335 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario M4P 2E6
-1108 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M6K 0C7

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5. Gusto 101

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Meaning “tasty” in Italian, Gusto 101 is set up in a former auto body shop, and the place still feels cozy and lively. The restaurant serves Southern Italian classics and displays its modern takes on the same. Everything served here is soulful, and the venue is a favourite gathering place for the locals.

A must-have dish at Gusto 101 is their mushroom pasta or Mafalde Ai Funghi. Made with three different types of mushrooms – portobello, oyster, and porcini, the pasta attains an amazing fragrance from the mushrooms, and the truffle cream sauce is to-die-for.

The Polipo, or grilled octopus, comes nicely cooked, without being chewy but with an enjoyable texture. The spicy salsa verde and squid ink romanesco add interesting flavours to the dish.

Their Lasagna with fennel sausage ragu is known to have attained cult-classic status among Torontonians.

What to order: Mafalde Ai Funghi, Polipo, Lasagna

-101 Portland Street, Toronto, Ontario M5V 2N3
-1121 Castlefield Ave, Toronto, Ontario M6B 1E8

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6. Alobar

Tucked away in a small courtyard in Yorkville, Alobar is truly an experience you don’t want to miss. Embracing you with that simple “go-to” decorations and comfortable atmosphere, Alobar will serve you the freshest seafood with genuine hospitality.

One different thing about Alobar is you will be offered a fresh and definitely, alcoholic cocktail to begin your dinner. For the food, if you want something nice and light, try their famous Hokkaido Sea Scallop. The scallop has a perfectly mild taste and melt in your mouth decadence, which is highlighted by grapefruit, mint, and pickled jalapeno. 

And for meat lovers, Braised Short Rib is a must for your main course! So moist and soft, and deliciously seasoned as well!

What to order: Hokkaido Sea Scallop, Alobar Wedge Salad, Confit Duck Pappardelle, Braised Short Rib

Address: 162 Cumberland St, Toronto, ON M5R 1A8

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7. Grey Gardens

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Grey Gardens is an effortlessly cool spot – a part restaurant, part wine bar establishment – that works as your weekly drop-in restaurant, your go-to fancy anniversary dinner place, or the favourite wine bar where you hang out with friends. From small snacks to full-size plates, you can enjoy a variety of Canadian fare here, paired with your favorite bottle of wine from their dynamic list.

Even if you’re at Grey Gardens for a full-size meal, you have to start with the Chips n’ Dip from their Snacks menu. Of course, the highlight is the dip – strong, fishy, and smoky, but in a not-so-overwhelming, irresistible kind of way. The homemade chips are a perfect complement to enjoy the prolific dip.

Don’t forget to sink your teeth into their Gnocchi Sardi, a simple yet flavorful dish with pork, dates, rapini, and smoked butter. You just can’t resist both the taste and texture!

Grey Gardens is popular for its desserts. One such popular option is the White Chocolate Semifreddo! A creamy, crunchy treat made with frozen berries, a drizzle of hot white chocolate sauce, coffee, and wild rice!

What to order: Chips n’ Dip, Gnocchi Sardi, White Chocolate Semifreddo,

Address: 199 Augusta Avenue, Toronto

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8. Scaramouche Restaurant

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From upscale dining to a pasta bar to takeout, Scaramouche offers it all! The place serves sophisticated French food that can be enjoyed with great views of the Toronto skyline. Having served movie stars, politicians, and other popular clientele, Scaramouche is one of the few restaurants in Toronto with longstanding success.

Though you cannot make a bad menu choice at Scaramouche, we recommend that you start with the Foie Gras Terrine appetizer. This is an item that always stays on the menu due to demand. Presented like a piece of artwork, the foie gras is smooth, and along with the sour cherry reduction and other elements, the entire dish tastes exquisitely flavourful.

The classic grilled Filet Mignon is simplicity at its best – the meat cooked to perfection, a little bit of richness from the blue cheese butter, satisfying whipped potato, and beautifully reduced red wine jus.

End your night right with their famous Hot House Rhubarb, a fresh yet mouth-watering goddess made with Madeleine cake, roasted rhubarb, pistachio cream, and rhubarb sorbet. Your palate will scream for happiness because of this! 

What to order: Foie Gras Terrine, Filet Mignon, Coconut Cream Pie, Hot House Rhubarb

Address: One Benvenuto Place, Toronto, ON M4V 2L1

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9. DaiLo

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Known to be one of the sexiest dining spaces in Toronto, DaiLo serves what they call New Asian Cuisine – predominantly Chinese/Cantonese, following the French tradition. The menu features ancient favourites updated to suit the western palate, many of which are the chef’s family recipes.

If you’re up for trying something unique and fun, order their Fried Watermelon. The cooked watermelon has a warm juiciness to it, with some acidity from the pickled melon rind, and saltiness from the pork floss. A bunch of interesting flavors and different textures!

Big Mac Bao – an off-menu item that will remind you of your favorite fast food. What elevates the dish is the homemade secret sauce, which makes the bao dish taste exactly like Big Mac.

Another unique dish at DaiLo is their Crispy Octopus Taco. Though the combination of octopus and pork is very different, the two proteins work well together, and along with the sambal aioli, the tacos taste delicious.

What to order: Fried Watermelon, Big Mac Bao, Crispy Octopus Taco

Address: 503 College Street, Toronto

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10. Miku Toronto

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Miku is the first establishment to introduce Aburi sushi to Canada and made its name known as one of the best restaurants in Vancouver before making its way to the east coast. The restaurant features a raw bar, a sushi bar, and a large patio, serving innovative Japanese cuisine in a contemporary upscale setting. Miku is popular among food enthusiasts who are hesitant about the raw fish element in sushi.

When you’re at Miku, your first order must be from their Aburi Oshi Sushi menu. One favourite from this menu is the Ebi Oshi Sushi, which is pressed prawn sushi with ume sauce. With a slight sweetness from the prawn, the char on top gives each piece a nice smoky flavor – simple and enjoyable.

Among their Specialty Rolls is the Red Wave Roll, a gluten-free option containing spicy prawn and avocado wrapped in red tuna and topped with a savory masatake sauce. You can literally taste the freshness of each element on your plate.

Last but not the least, the Green Tea Opera dessert at Miku is a top seller. The pairing of green tea with different elements like dark chocolate, hazelnut, etc. makes this dessert a hit even among people who don’t generally like green tea flavour.

What to order: Ebi Oshi Sushi, Salmon Oshi Sushi, Red Wave Roll, Green Tea Opera

Address: 105-10 Bay Street, Toronto, ON M5J 2R8

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11. Piano Piano

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Piano Piano is the friendly, local Italian restaurant that everyone wishes to have just around the corner in their neighbourhood. The place has an informal and cool vibe, with bright colors everywhere, and the menu features traditional Italian food elevated to satisfying goodness. Everything here is made from scratch, and tastes like just out of your nonna’s kitchen!

If you thought a gluten-free pasta dish wouldn’t taste as good as a regular one, you should try Piano Piano’s Canestri alla Vodka. The pasta has a tolerable level of spiciness to it and tastes absolutely delicious.

The Egg Yolk Raviolo, with the delightful ricotta and spinach filling, richness from the brown butter, and a hint of saltiness from parmigiano, will leave you craving for another plate.

As for dessert, the Nutella Tiramisu hits all the right spots!

What to order: Canestri alla Vodka, Egg Yolk Raviolo, Nutella Tiramisu

-88 Harbord Street, Toronto, ON M5S 1G5
-623 Mt. Pleasant Road, Toronto, ON M4S 2M9
-55 Colborne Street, Toronto, ON, M5E 1E3

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12. Baro

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Baro has the right fix for all Torontonians whenever they crave Latin food. Just like its neighbourhood, the restaurant also comes to life at night, serving high-quality food in a vibrant and energetic atmosphere.

Ceviche de Atun, made with yellowfin tuna, is fresh, clean, light, and delightfully acidic – a refreshing start to your Latin meal at Baro.

The OG Duck Chaufa – delectamentum! The duck, confit for hours, is juicy and tender, and is served with a generous portion of flavour-rich fried rice. Since the dish is served in a hot stone bowl, you get to enjoy a great texture in every bite.

Don’t forget to indulge in their phenomenal Churros if you’re going in a group as this dish is just perfect to share. Hot and fresh, and served with a salty-sweet caramel sauce, absolutely a crowd-pleaser!

What to order: Tiradito ceviche, OG Duck Chaufa, Churros

Address: 485 King Street W, Toronto, ON M5V 1K4

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13. Konjiki Ramen

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With its roots in Japan, Konjiki Ramen and its owner/chef Atsushi Yamamoto bring to you one of Japan’s finest food traditions. This small, charming ramen place serves ramen of the highest standards, both in terms of the ingredients used and diligent preparation.

They are also one of the few ramen shops to make it as the Michelin Bib Gourmand recommended 2015-2018 and Tokyo Walker Magazine #1 Ramen in Tokyo for multiple years. So you know this place is good.

The Original Shoyu Tonkotsu Ramen comes packed with tons of flavor – creamy and complex, thanks to the pork bone soup base. The sous-vide pork chashu is melt-in-the-mouth tender and the noodles have a light bite to them, just the way they should be.

The limited quantity Wagyu Ramen proves worthy of its pricing. The beef comes nice and tender, the ramen noodles are cooked to al-dente, and you can definitely taste the black truffle in the sauce.

What to order: Original Shoyu Tonkotsu Ramen, Wagyu Ramen, Vegetarian Ramen

-41 Elm Street, Toronto, ON M5G 1H1
-5051 Yonge St, North York, ON M2N 5P2
-3401 Dufferin St, North York, ON M6A 2T9

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14. Dreyfus

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Located in a brick row house, Dreyfus is a “French-ish” eatery that serves classic French cuisine made from the exceptional produce from Ontario farms and Canadian fisheries. Pair your meal with a glass of natural local wine, and you’re set for the night!

You can start by sharing a few small plates while you decide on your mains. Start with their popular Pommes Dauphine. Those deep-fried, perfectly golden fried dauphine potatoes are served with crème fraîche topped with trout roe – every element on the plate complements and balances the other amazingly well.

Chopped egg salad comes atop an order of First Ontario asparagus. It also comes with avocado, apple cider vinegar, basil, and parsley, they taste harmoniously altogether! Save some room for dessert, and this time, don’t hesitate to settle down with theirr signature Black Forest bakka!

What to order: Potato Borekas & Dauphine Dip, First Ontario asparagus, Black Forest bakka!

Address: 96 Harbord Street, Toronto, ON M5S 1G6

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15. Aburi Hana

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Brought to you by Aburi Restaurants Canada, the group behind the most popular Miku, Aburi Hana is a posh Japanese restaurant offering a modern Kyō-Kaiseki experience. This type of food highlights simple flavors from the freshness of the ingredients used rather than focusing on heavy seasoning. Enjoy chef Nakagawa’s new flavors and textures in an intimate setting, on handmade and artisanal Arita plateware.

At Aburi Hana, you get to experience a refined, multi-course, culinary experience and some of the best sushi in Toronto.

It’s never a bad idea to start your dining course with their O-toro Zuke Nigiri, a perfectly silky and fatty piece of bluefin tuna belly marinated in a dashi shoyu laden over compacted sushi rice. It truly tastes like heaven!

Keep going with their Aburi Sawara, which translates to “flame-seared mackerel”, is presented stacked atop a large leaf dried in-house over a theatrically smoking bowl of dry ice. Or you can choose the fluffy, luxurious plated with a rich and moistening saikyo miso and miso cream Nova Scotia Lobster Tempura!

What to order: O-toro Zuke Nigiri, Aburi Sawara, Nova Scotia Lobster Tempura

Address: 102 Yorkville Avenue, Unit 4 (Lower Level), Toronto, ON M5R 1B9

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16. Ristorante Sotto Sotto

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Operating since 1993, Sotto Sotto is a traditional Roman, Italian restaurant serving some great Italian classics in a cozy atmosphere. The place is known for its huge portions, extensive wine list, and quality food.

The Grilled Tiger Shrimp and Calamari, or Antipasto Gordonia, makes for a simple yet extraordinary first course. Both the shrimp and calamari are nicely seasoned and perfectly cooked, and even the veggies and cheese on the plate taste good.

Classic dishes never fail to amaze you, and the spaghetti carbonara (La Carbonara) here at Sotto Sotto is one such dish. Tossed with crispy pork cheek, the homemade pasta will leave you mesmerized with its nostalgic taste.

What to order: Antipasto Gordonia, La Carbonara

Address: 120 Avenue Road, Toronto, ON

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17. Chubby’s Jamaican Kitchen

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Known as the best Jamaican restaurant in Toronto, Chubby’s Jamaican Kitchen serves traditional Caribbean cuisine with healthy culinary twists. The restaurant’s entire menu celebrates the island’s food, culture, and chefs. Established in a refurbished row house, the interior of the place gives you a Caribbean fish shack vibe, which goes hand-in-hand with the menu.

A Jamaican staple, the Saltfish Fritters served with mango-lime-papaya salsa is an appetizer you shouldn’t miss. This classic has been elevated and you can taste layers of flavors that just kindle your appetite for the next course.

From Oxtail Stew to a burger named after the restaurant, there are many extraordinary dishes served here. But, the clear hero is their Jerk Chicken.

Available as a quarter, half, and whole portions, the chicken takes four days to prepare, from brining to barbecuing over a maple wood fire grill; take a bite of the jerk chicken and you will understand why people queue up for this classic.

After devouring the jerk chicken, soothe your palate with one of their coconut desserts.

What to order: Jerk Chicken, Saltfish Fritters, Oxtail Stew, Chubby’s Burger

-104 Portland Street, Toronto, ON
-1121 Castlefield Ave, Toronto, ON

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18. Pukka

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If we’re talking about Indian restaurants, you can’t forget Pukka, a forward-thinking take on Indian cuisine in Canada? At Pukka, you will enjoy only the most exquisite and flavourful dishes in an engaging atmosphere.

If you’re new to the journey of discovering the deliciousness of Indian cuisine at Pukka, their Chaat is a great start. With its aromatic spices and tangy sauces, Chaat expresses an absolute category of Indian street foods that offers the palate a symphony of exotic flavours and textures. Fresh and crunchy string vegetables and sprouts mixed with the juiciness of mango and green apple, all together covered in creamy yogurt. 

Lamb Lolipop is another crowd-favourite at Pukka. The star of the show here is the Fenugreek curry that goes with the lamb. The juicy and meaty lamb flavour is elevated to whole-new level with rich seasoning in the curry (the fenugreek seeds give more depth to flavour with their nutty and tangy taste). 

What to order: Pukka Chaat, Lamb Lolipop, Vegan Tikka Masala, Chilli Chocolate Tart

Address:  778 St Clair Ave W, Toronto, ON M6C 1B6

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19. Como En Casa

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Como En Casa is your go-to tiny Mexican canteen that serves tacos, burritos, and enchiladas rich in flavour and authenticity. It’s lively with so much ornaments plastered all around like colourful paintings and numerous warm lights that hang from the ceiling. Don’t let the crowded-looking interior fool you! Their phenomenal food will definitely keep you coming back!

Starting off with the Mexican soul food favourite, their Tamal Meal is just heavenly. You can choose between chicken mole, pork in tomatillo, or vegetable. We recommend you get their pork in tomatillo. It’s perfect with the spicy salsa sauce. The dash of spiciness from the salsa makes the whole dish top-notch!

Their Pork in Verde Sauce is also worth a spot here. The Verde Sauce is delightful giving a zesty, tangy, and slight spice to the dish. You should also give their Carnitas Taco Meal and Fish Taco Meal a try.

The Casa Taco Meal is sure to keep you stuffed. Its 6” Corn Tortilla Tacos is filled with pork carnitas and some tasty salsa. What you’ll love about this is that it’s served with even more flavorful rice, pickles, and more! For the Fish Taco Meal, their battered Basa fish is freshly prepared, topped with some yummy coleslaw and Fresca salsa. 

Lastly, their Chicken in Chipotle Sauce is just to die for! The chicken is consistently tender and the homemade chipotle sauce has the perfect mild and earthy spiciness. It’s one of those meals that will keep you obsessed! 

What to order: Tamal Meal, Pork in Verde Sauce, Casa Taco Meal, Fish Taco Meal, and  Chicken in Chipotle Sauce.

Address: 565 Yonge St, Toronto, ON

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20. Shoushin

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With “Crafting the Perfect Sushi” as the tagline on their website, Shoushin is North Toronto’s only omakase sushi restaurant. Established in 2015, the restaurant specializes in Edomae style sushi, and the place resembles the traditional high-end sushi restaurants found in Tokyo. With original ingredients, and fish imported directly from Japan, Shoushin guarantees superior taste and authenticity.

Since Shoushin is an omakase restaurant, you leave it to the chef to design your meal based on his understanding of your preference and the seafood selection available on the day. So, if you manage to get a reservation, you have two Omakase options to choose from – Sakura and Obsession Perfection.

Sakura Omakase happens to be the popular choice here because Obsession Perfection is only available at the chef’s discretion.

With Sakura, you get a couple of appetizer dishes, a soup, seasonal sashimi, premium sushi, and dessert. Safe to say that everything you get will taste fresh, authentic, top quality, and filled with flavor.

After your Omakase meal at Shoushin, remember to order a slice of Crown Musk Melon. Imported from Japan, the fruit is served extra ripe, has a musky flavor, and all the sweet melon juices will linger in your mouth.

What to order: Sakura Omakase, Crown Musk Melon

Address: 3328 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON M4N 2M4

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21. Trattoria Fieramosca

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Bringing a special atmosphere of an old-world charm, Trattoria Fieramosca is a traditional Italian restaurant that is uniquely charming for its wooden, quirky interior, a breezy patio that feels like something out of a scene on the Mediterranean, and stunningly good food. 

Settle down with Calamari Alla Griglia Fritti, grilled calamari and drizzled with balsamic reduction on a bed of fresh baby lettuce. You can either choose to be served with Fieramosca sauce, which is no less tasty. The Spaghetti di Mare Alla Mario with seafood and white wine sauce is always proudly on the menu, so must try it anytime you have a chance!

Remember to save room for Petto di Pollo In Crosta Di Nocciole, the stunning hazelnut breaded chicken breast topped with rosemary cream sauce, and finally served with seasonal veggie. This baby is a hidden treasure!

What to order: Calamari Alla Griglia Fritti, Spaghetti Di Mare Alla Mario, Petto Di Pollo In Crosta Di Nocciole, Salmone Alla Grigila

Address: 36 A Prince Arthur Ave, Toronto, ON M5R 1A9

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22. Lady Marmalade

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Lady Marmalade has been the locals’ favourite brunch spot by serving up the city’s most amazing brunch for more than 10 years. People are lining down the street just to get a chance to try their scrumptious Lady Marmalade Eggs Benny in a homey interior filled with plants and pretty paintings. Drop by and give yourself a treat!

It goes without saying that you must have the famous Breakfast Sandwich to start your day! Consists of scrambled eggs, bacon, avocado, tomato, cheddar, and chipotle mayo on a bun served with home fries (or you can also choose salad). It is packed with flavors and can surely light up your day!

For a lunch-like option, don’t hesitate to go for the Braised Beef Torta Sandwich. This goodie is filled with ancho braised beef with queso fresco, tomato, avocado, citrus red onions, pickled jalapeños, and chipotle mayo. Its taste is phenomenal enough to make you revisit it again and again!

What to order: Cheddar & Spinach Waffle, Breakfast Sandwich, Braised Beef Torta Sandwich, Cochinita Torta

Address: 265 Broadview Ave, Toronto, ON M4M 2G8

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With a diverse array of restaurants to please your taste buds and satisfy your cravings, Toronto is seriously a foodies’ paradise. Can it get any better? It does, with some of the best brunch spots you can find in the country. Check out our Best Brunch in Toronto list for recommendations.

Where do celebrities eat in Toronto?

When celebrities come to Toronto, they eat in the Yorkville neighbourhood. It is the upscale area of the city. Celebrities have been spotted at ONE Restaurant, STK Steakhouse, 119 Corbo.

Is Toronto a foodie city?

Yes, Toronto is a foodie city with more than 7500 restaurants available for people to enjoy. The city boasts many award-winning restaurants and even Michelin Starred spots.

Where do Toronto locals eat?

Toronto locals eat at specific spots depending on what neighbourhood they are at. For instance, PAI is the most popular in entertainment district.

How We Create Our “Best” Lists

All Noms Magazine’s “best” lists are created using multiple factors and signals to help readers find the best restaurants, things to do, and places to stay at. Some of these factors and signs include personal experiences, correspondence with locals, and compiling experiences from review sites.

Each list is also created to be balanced (in terms of price, cuisine type, ambiance, and more) as possible. This means that the lists are not specifically created in ranking order. You should be comfortable picking from any of the spots on the list and generally have a good time. But of course, YMMV (your mileage may vary) and everyone may have different experiences/palates.