InterContinental Toronto Centre

225 Front St. West  Tel:416.597.1400


1. Azure Restaurant & Bar   $$$$   
Canadian  Tel:416.597.8142
Daily 7a-2:30p, 5-10p; bar 11a-midnight


Metro Toronto Convention Center

222 Bremner Blvd.  Tel:416.585.8000


2. Second Cup Coffee Co.   $   
Coffee  Tel:416.979.1504
Daily 6:30a-9p


Fairmont Royal York

100 Front St. West  Tel:416.368.2511


C3. Benihana   $$$$$   

Japanese  Tel:416.366.9211
Mon-Fri 11:30a-10p / Sat 5-10p / closed/private Sun


C10. Epic $$$$   

Canadian  Tel:416.860.6949
Mon-Fri 7a-10a, 11:45a-2p, 5:30-10p / Sat-Sun 7a-2p, 5:30-10p


Westin Harbour Castle

1 Harbour Square  Tel:416.869.1600


D13. The Mizzen   $$$   

Breakfast  Tel:416.869.1600
Daily 6:30a-11:30a


D14. Toulà   $$$$-$$$$$   

Italian  Tel:416.777.2002
Daily noon-3p, 5-10p; bar noon-1a


Hyatt Regency Toronto

370 King St. West  Tel:416.343.1234


F4. King Street Social Kitchen   $$$$   

American/Canadian  Tel:416.343.1234
Mon-Fri 6:30a-10p / Sat-Sun 7a-10p


Hilton Garden Inn

92 Peter St.  Tel:416.593.9200


F6. Marquis Bistro   $$$   

American/Canadian  Tel:416.593.9200
Mon-Fri 6:30-10a, 5-10p / Sat-Sun 7-11a, 5-10p

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Simcoe Place

200 Front St. West   (0.1 mi)
Underground food court across the street from the Convention Centre, plus a few ground-level restaurants. 


1. Amaya Express   $   

Indian  Tel:647.651.9314
Daily 11a-6p


2. The Bagel Stop   $    

Café  Tel:416.591.9289
Mon-Fri 6:30a-5p / closed Sat-Sun


3. Bourbon Street Grill   $   

American/Cajun  Tel:416.977.4114
Mon-Fri 10a-6:30p / closed Sat-Sun


4. Freshii   $    

Salads  Tel:647.345.7848
Mon-Thurs 7:30a-6p / Fri 7:30a-4:30p / closed Sat-Sun


5. Freshly Squeezed   $   

Juice Bar  Tel:647.383.7757
Mon-Fri 7:45a-5:15p / Sat 11a-4p / closed Sun


6. FreshWest Grill   $   

Mexican/American  Tel:647.348.4302
Mon-Thurs 11a-4p / Fri 11a-3:30p / closed Sat-Sun


7. Green Curry   $   

Thai/Vietnamese  Tel:416.977.7543
Mon-Fri 9a-6:30p / closed Sat-Sun


8. Hero Certified Burgers   $    

Burgers  Tel:416.598.4726
Mon-Fri 8a-5:45p / closed Sat-Sun


9. Manchu Wok   $   

Chinese  Tel:416.260.5917
Mon-Fri 9a-5:30p / closed Sat-Sun


10. McDonald’s   $    

Burgers  Tel:416.542.1234
Mon-Fri 7a-7p / Sat 9a-3p / closed Sun


11. Mr. Souvlaki   $   

Greek  Tel:416.205.9456
Mon-Fri 9a-6p / closed Sat-Sun


12. Pumpernickel’s   $    

Deli  Tel:416.597.2279
Mon-Fri 7a-4p / closed Sat-Sun


13. Scaddabush Italian Kitchen & Bar   $$$   

Italian  Tel:416.979.3665
Sun-Thurs 11a-1a / Fri-Sat 11a-2a


14. Starbucks   $   

Coffee  Tel:647.598.2804
Mon-Fri 6a-7p / closed Sat-Sun


15. Subway   $    

Sandwiches  Tel:647.341.7782
Mon-Fri 7a-8p / Sat-Sun 11a-5p


16. Tabouli   $   

Middle Eastern  Tel:647.351.1280
Mon-Fri 10a-7p / closed Sat-Sun


17. Tim Hortons   $    

Coffee/Donuts  Tel:416.640.1433
Mon-Fri 7a-6p / closed Sat-Sun


 18. Umi Sushi Express   $   

Japanese  Tel:416.977.8088
Mon-Fri 10a-6p / closed Sat-Sun


19. Zoup!   $   

Soup/Salads  Tel:416.351.9687
Mon-Fri 10:30a-4p / Sat 11a-3p / closed Sun

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Financial District

From 1-4 blocks east on Front Street or Wellington Street


1. The Badali   $$$  

Italian Tel:416.977.3064
Mon-Wed noon-9:30p / Thurs noon-10p / Fri-Sat noon-11p / Sun noon-9p


 2. Bardi’s Steak House   $$$$$  

Steak Tel:416.366.9211
Mon-Fri 11:30a-10p / Sat 5-10p / closed/private Sun


 3. Benihana   $$$$$   

Japanese Tel:416.860.5002
Tues-Thurs 5:30-9:30p / Fri-Sat 5:30-10p / closed Sun


 4. The Bottom Line   $$   

Sports Bar  Tel:416.362.7585
Daily 11:30a-1:45a


 5. Bymark   $$$$  

Continental Tel:416.777.1144
Mon-Fri 11:30a-2a / Sat 5p-midnight / closed Sun


 6. Canoe   $$$$    

Canadian Tel:416.364.0054
Mon-Fri 11:45a-2:30p, 5-10:30p / closed/private Sat-Sun


 7. Canyon Creek   $$$   

Steak Tel:416.596.2240
Mon-Thurs 11:30a-11p / Fri 11:30a-midnight / Sat 4p-midnight / Sun 4-10p


 8. Chipotle   $   

Mexican Tel:416.703.0030
Daily 10:45a-10p


 9. Duke of Devon  $$   

British Pub Tel:416.642.3853
Mon-Tues 11a-11p / Wed-Fri 11a-midnight / closed/private Sat-Sun


 10. Epic   $$$$   

Canadian Tel:416.860.6949
Mon-Fri 7a-10a, 11:45a-2p, 5:30-10p / Sat-Sun 7a-2p, 5:30-10p


 11. Ki   $$$$   

Japanese Tel:416.308.5888
Mon-Fri 11a-11p / Sat 4-11p / closed Sun


 12. The Loose Moose   $$    

Bar  Tel:416.977.8840
Mon-Wed 11a-1a / Thurs-Sat 11a-2a / Sun 11a-midnight


 13. Marché   $$    

Canadian Tel:647.350.6999
Sun-Thurs 7:30a-11p / Fri-Sat 7:30a-1a


 14. The OverDraught   $$    

Irish Pub Tel:416.408.3925
Mon 11:30a-11p / Tues-Thurs 11:30a-1a / Fri 11:30a-2a / Sat noon-2a / Sun noon-11p


15. Subway   $  

Sandwiches Tel:416.364.3474
Daily 24 hours


 16. York Street Cafe   $$    

Canadian Tel:416.363.3321
Mon-Fri 6:30a-2p, 5-10p / Sat-Sun 7a-noon

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Harbourfront

About 0.3 mile south on Simcoe Street to Bremner Boulevard

In the Southcore Financial Centre

120 Bremner Blvd. and 18 York St.   (0.3 mi)

A second-floor food court at 120 Bremner Blvd. plus a few ground-level restaurants elsewhere in the complex. 


1. Buster’s Sea Cove   $$    

Seafood  Tel:416.360.7878
Mon-Fri 8a-6p / closed Sat-Sun


 2. Freshii   $     

Salads  Tel:647.351-1010
Mon-Fri 8a-5p / closed Sat-Sun


 3. IQ Food Co.  $     

Salads  Tel:647.340.6892
Mon-Thurs 8a-8:30p / Fri 8a-4:30p / Sat-Sun 11a-6:30p


 4. La Prep   $     

Bistro  Tel:647.748.0667
Mon-Fri 7a-5p / closed Sat-Sun


 5. Starbucks   $   

Coffee  Tel:416.607.6570
Mon-Fri 5:30a-7p / closed Sat-Sun


 6. Sushi Shop   $   

Sushi  Tel:416.360.7007
Mon-Fri 10a-6p / closed Sat-Sun


 7. Taverna Mercatto   $$$   

Italian  Tel:416.368.9000
Mon-Wed 11:30a-11p / Thurs-Sat 11:30a-midnight / Sun 11a-10p


 8. Thai Express   $   

Thai  Tel:416.360.7340
Mon-Fri 10a-6p / closed Sat-Sun


 9. Tim Hortons   $    

Coffee/Donuts  Tel:647.560.6992
Mon-Fri 5a-6p / closed Sat-Sun


 10. Z-Teca   $   

Mexican  Tel:416.583.5240
Mon-Thurs 11a-6p / Fri 11a-5p / closed Sat-Sun


Elsewhere on the Harbourfront


 11. E11even   $$$$    

American/Canadian  Tel:416.815.1111
Mon-Wed 11:30a-midnight / Thurs-Sat 11:30a-2a / closed Sun


 12. 360 Restaurant   $$$$$$   

Canadian  Tel:416.362.5411
Daily 11a-10:15p


In the Westin Harbour Castle

1 Harbour Square   (0.8 mi)


 13. The Mizzen   $$$   

Breakfast  Tel:416.869.1600
Daily 6:30a-11:30a


14. Toulà   $$$$–$$$$$    

Italian  Tel:416.777.2002
Daily noon-3p, 5-10p; bar noon-1a

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Entertainment District

About 0.3 mile north via David Pecaut Square and Duncan, John or Simcoe streets.


1. Byblos   $$$   

Mediterranean Tel:647.660.0909
Sun-Wed 5-10p / Thurs-Sat 5-11p


2. Crocodile Rock   $   

Bar Tel:416.599.9751
Wed-Fri 4p-2a / Sat 7p-2a / closed Sun-Tues


 3. Elephant & Castle   $$    

British Pub Tel:416.598.4455
Mon-Wed 11a-1a / Thurs-Sat 11a-2a / Sun 11a-11p


 4. Fifth Pubhouse   $$   

Canadian Pub Tel:416.979.0390
Mon-Wed 4p-midnight / Thurs-Sat 4p-2a / closed Sun


 5. The Friar and Firkin   $$   

British Pub Tel:416.340.9459
Daily 11:30a-2a


 6. Funé   $$$$   

Japanese Tel:416.599.3868
Mon-Fri 11:30a-2:30p, 5-10p / Sat 5-11p / Sun 5-10p


 7. Ginger   $   

Vietnamese Tel:416.977.8778
Daily 11a-10p


 8. Grace O’Malleys   $$   

Irish Pub Tel:416.596.1444
Mon-Wed 11a-midnight / Thurs-Fri 11a-2a /Sat 4p-2a / Sun 4p-midnight


 9. Hooters   $$   

Sports Bar Tel:416.977.4668
Sun-Thurs 11a-midnight / Fri-Sat 11a-2a


 10. Il Fornello  $$$   

Italian Tel:416.977.2855
Mon 5-9:30p / Tues-Fri 11:30a-10p /Sat-Sun noon-10:30p


 11. Korean Grill House   $$   

Korean Tel:416.263.9850
Sun-Thurs 11:30a-midnight / Fri-Sat 11:30a-2:30a


 12. Lone Star Texas Grill   $$–$$$   

Tex-Mex Tel:416.408.4064
Mon-Sat 11a-midnight / Sun 11a-10p


 13. Luma   $$$$   

Canadian Tel:647.288.4715
Mon-Tues 11:45a-10p / Wed-Fri 11:45a-11p /Sat 4-11p / closed/private Sun


 14. Michael’s on Simcoe   $$$$$$   

Steak Tel:416.260.5100
Mon-Sat 4:30p-2a / Sun 4:30p-1a


 15. Nota Bene   $$$$    

Canadian Tel:416.977.6400
Mon-Thurs 11:30a-2:30p, 5-9:30p / Fri 11:30a-2:30p, 5-10:30p / Sat 5-10:30p / closed Sun


 16. O&B Canteen   $$–$$$   

American Tel:647.288.4710
Mon 8a-10p / Tues-Fri 8a-11p / Sat 10a-11p /Sun 10a-10p


 17. The Office Pub   $$   

Canadian Pub Tel:416.977.1900
Daily 11a-2a


 18. Pai   $$$   

Thai Tel:416.901.4724
Mon-Thurs 11:30a-10p / Fri-Sat 11:30a-10:30p / Sun 3-10p


 19. Penelope Restaurant   $$$   

Greek Tel:416.351.9393
Mon-Fri 11a-10p / Sat 4-10p / closed/private Sun


 20. Queen Mother Cafe   $$$   

Continental Tel:416.598.4719
Mon-Wed 11:30a-midnight / Thurs-Sat 11:30a-1a / Sun 11:30a-11p


 21. The Rivoli   $$   

Bar Tel:416.596.1501
Daily noon-2a


 22. Soho House   $$$    

Italian Tel:416.599.7646
Mon-Fri 8a-2a / Sat 10a-2a / Sun 10a-midnight


 23. Town Crier   $$–$$$   

Belgian Pub Tel:416.204.9588
Daily 11a-2a


 24. Yuzu No Hana    $$$  

Sushi Tel:416.205.9808
Mon-Sat 11:30a-10:30p / Sun noon-10p

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King West District

About 0.5 mile west on King Street via John Street or Blue Jays Way


 1. Bar Hop   $$$   

Bar  Tel:647.352.7476
Daily noon-2a


2. Brassaii   $$$$    

Mediterranean/Steak  Tel:416.598.4730
Tues-Fri 5:30-11p / Sat 10a-3p, 5:30-11p / Sun 10a-3p / closed Mon; bar open until 2a Wed-Sat


 3. Jacobs and Co. Steakhouse   $$$$$$   

Steak  Tel:416.366.0200
Sun-Tues 5-10:15p / Wed-Sat 5-10:45p


 4. King Street Social Kitchen   $$$$  

American/Canadian  Tel:416.343.1234
Mon-Fri 6:30a-10p / Sat-Sun 7a-10p


 5. Luckee   $$$  

Chinese  Tel:416.935.0400
Tues-Fri noon-2p, 5:30-11p / Sat-Sun 11a-2:30p, 5:30-11p / closed Mon; bar daily 4p-1a


 6. Marquis Bistro   $$$   

American/Canadian  Tel:416.593.9200
Mon-Fri 6:30-10a, 5-10p / Sat-Sun 7-11a, 5-10p


 7. Patria   $$$$   

Spanish  Tel:416.367.0505
Mon-Wed 5:30-10p / Thurs-Sat 5:30-11p / Sun 10:30a-2:30p, 5:30-10p


 8. Rodney’s Oyster House   $$$   

Seafood  Tel:416.363.8105
Mon-Tues 11:30a-10p / Wed-Thurs 11:30a-11p / Fri-Sat 11:30a-midnight / closed Sun


 9. Spice Route   $$$   

Asian  Tel:416.849.1808
Thurs-Sat 5p-midnight; bar open until 2a / closed Sun-Wed


 10. SPiN Toronto   $$–$$$   

Bar  Tel:416.599.7746
Sun-Wed noon-1a / Thurs-Sat noon-2a


 11. Wahlburgers   $   

Sports Bar  Tel:416.489.8922
Mon-Wed 11:30a-10p / Thurs-Fri 11:30a-midnight /Sat 11a-midnight / Sun 11a-10p


 12. Wayne Gretzky’s   $$$   

Canadian  Tel:416.934.8009
Mon-Thurs 11:30a-1a / Fri 11:30a-2a / Sat 10a-2a / Sun 10a-11p

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G. Central Downtown

About 0.6 mile northeast via Simcoe Street to Richmond or Adelaide streets


1. Estiatorio Volos   $$$    

Greek/Seafood  Tel:416.861.1211
Mon-Wed 11:45a-2:30p, 5-10p / Thur-Fri 11:45a-2:30p, 5-10:30p / Sat 5-10:30p / closed Sun


 2. Hy’s Steakhouse   $$$$$   

Steak  Tel:416.364.6600
Mon-Fri 11:30a-2:30p, 4-11p / Sat 5-11p / Sun 4-10p


 3. The Keg   $$$$   

Steak  Tel:416.703.1773
Mon-Wed 11a-1a / Thu-Fri 11a-2a / Sat 4p-2a / Sun 4p-midnight


 4. Little Anthony’s   $$$   

Italian  Tel:416.368.2223
Mon-Fri 11:30a-10p / Sat 5-10:30p


 5. Locale Mercatto   $$$   

Italian  Tel:416.306.0467
Mon-Fri 11:30a-11p / Sat 5-11p / closed Sun


 6. Quinn’s Steakhouse   $$$$     

Steak  Tel:416.367.8466
Mon-Thur 11:30a-3p, 5-10p / Fri 11:30a-3p, 5-11p / Sat 5-11p / Sun 5-10p


 7. Reds Wine Tavern   $$$  

American  Tel:416.862.7337
Mon-Wed 11a-midnight / Thur-Fri 11a-1a / Sat 5p-1a / Sun closed


 8. Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse   $$$$$    

Steak  Tel:416.955.1455
Mon-Thurs 5-10p / Fri noon-10:30p / Sat 4:30-10:30p / Sun 4-9p


 9. Shopsy’s   $$    

Deli  Tel:416.365.3333
Mon-Fri 8a-9p / Sat-Sun 9a-9p


10. Tundra   $$$$    

Canadian  Tel:416.860.6800
Mon-Fri 6:30a-2p, 5-10p / Sat-Sun 7a-2p, 5-10p

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St. Lawrence Market

About 0.7 mile east on Front Street


1. Beer Bistro   $$$    

Belgian/Canadian  Tel:416.861.9872
Mon-Wed 11:30a-1a / Thurs-Fri 11:30a-2a / Sat 11a-2a / Sun 11a-midnight


 2. Biff’s Bistro   $$$–$$$$     

French  Tel:416-860-0086
Mon-Wed noon-2:30p, 5-10p / Thurs-Fri noon-2:30p, 5-10:30p / Sat 5-10:30p / Sun 11a-3p, 5-10p


 3. Bikkuri  $$$   

Japanese  Tel:416.369.0330
Mon-Fri 11:30a-11p / Sat-Sun noon-10:30p


 4. Bravi Ristorante   $$$$   

Italian  Tel:416.368.9030
Mon-Fri noon-2:30p, 5:30-10p / Sat 5:30-10:30p


 5. Fran’s Restaurant   $$     

American/Canadian  Tel:647.352.3300
Sun-Thurs 6a-midnight / Fri-Sat 6a-2a


 6. The Hot House   $$$   

Italian  Tel:416.366.7800
Mon-Thurs 11a-11p / Fri 11a-midnight / Sat 10a-midnight / Sun 9:30a-11p


 7. Irish Embassy Pub & Grill   $$–$$$   

Irish Pub  Tel:416.866.8282
Mon-Fri 11:30a-2a / Sat 11a-2a / Sun 11a-1a


 8. Jump   $$$$     

New American  Tel:416.363.3400
Mon-Fri 11:45a-midnight / Sat 5p-midnight / closed/private Sun


 9. Le Papillon   $$$–$$$$    

French  Tel:416.367.0303
Tues-Thurs 11:30a-10p / Fri 11:30a-11p / Sat 11a-11p / Sun 11a-10p / closed Mon


 10. Nami   $$$$    

Japanese  Tel:416.362.7373
Mon-Fri 11:45a-2p, 5:30-10p / Sat 5:30-10p / closed Sun


 11. The Old Spaghetti Factory   $$–$$$   

Italian  Tel:416.864.9761
Sun-Thurs 11:30a-10p / Fri-Sat 11:30a-11p


 12. Oliver & Bonacini Cafe Grill   $$$   

Continental  Tel:647.260.2070
Mon-Tues 11:30a-10p / Wed 11:30a-11p / Thurs-Fri 11:30a-midnight / Sat 10a-midnight / Sun 10a-10p


 13. Paddington’s Pump   $   

Canadian Pub  Tel:416.368.6955
Mon 7a-5p / Tues-Fri 6a-7p / Sat 6a-6p / Sun 8a-5p


 14. P.J. O’Brien   $$–$$$   

Irish Pub  Tel:416.815.7562
Mon-Wed 11a-1a / Thurs-Sat 11a-2a / closed Sun


 15. Sukhothai   $$   

Thai  Tel:647.351.4612
Mon-Fri 11:30a-2:30p, 5-10p / Sat-Sun 5-10p


16. Tilted Kilt   $$     

British Pub  Tel:416.603.0100
Sun-Tues 11a-midnight / Wed 11a-1a / Thurs-Sat 11a-2a

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Further Away

From 1 to 4 miles away. Many of these are favorites of current or former restaurant guide volunteers.


1. Brownes Bistro   $$$   

French  Tel:416.924.8132
Mon-Fri noon-3p, 5:30-11p / Sat 5:30-11p / Sun 5:30-10p


 2. The Carbon Bar   $$$   

American/Barbecue  Tel:416.947.7000
Mon-Wed 4-10p / Thurs-Fri 4-11p / Sat 10:30a-2:30p, 5-11p / Sun 10:30a-2:30p, 5-10p


 3. Crêpes à GoGo Spadina   $$    

French  Tel:416.519.7046
Mon-Wed 8a-3p / Thurs-Sat 8a-8p / Sun 9a-5p


 4. Gio Rana’s Really Really Nice Restaurant   $$$    

Italian  Tel:416.469.5225
Mon-Sat 6-11p / closed Sun


 5. Pearl Diver   $$$$     

Seafood  Tel:416.366.7827
Mon 4-11p / Tues noon-11p / Wed noon-midnight / Thurs-Fri noon-2a / Sat 11a-3p, 5p-2a / Sun 11a-3p, 5-11p


 6. Salad King   $   

Thai  Tel:416.593.0333
Mon-Thurs 11a-10p / Fri 11a-11p / Sat noon-11p / Sun noon-9p


7. Scaramouche   $$$$$    

French  Tel:416.961.8011
Mon-Thurs 5:30-9:30p / Fri-Sat 5:30-10p / closed Sun

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Grocery Stores and Pharmacies


1. Independent City Market

Grocery  Tel:416.977.2515
Daily 8a-10p


 2. Longo’s

Grocery  Tel:416.366.1717
Daily 7a-11p


 3. Metro

Grocery  Tel:416.703.9393 
Daily 24 hours


 4. Whole Health   

Health Food  Tel:647.748.8886
Mon-Thurs 8:45a-6p / Fri 8:45a-5:30p / closed Sat-Sun


 5. Hasty Market   

Convenience  Tel:647.342.4747
Daily 7a-11p


 6. Infinity Health Pharmacy   

Pharmacy  Tel:416.792.8900
Mon-Fri 8a-8p / Sat-Sun 10a-3p


 7. Rexall Pharma Plus   

Pharmacy  Tel:416.979.1206
Mon-Fri 7a-7p / closed Sat-Sun


8. Shoppers Drug Mart

Pharmacy  Tel:416.365.0927
Mon-Fri 7a-6:30p / closed Sat-Sun

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