Adega Restaurante

4.6
726 reviews
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CAN$31 to CAN$50
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Seafood
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  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Portuguese-bent cuisine in the true center of downtown Toronto. Featuring fresh fish and seafood such as lobster, tiger shrimp, and octopus. The rustic Mediterranean atmosphere charms everyone. Private dining facilities are also available.
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Cleveland
30 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Our dinner at Adega was an outstanding experience. Our meal choices were varied & interesting & turned out delicious. Everyone enjoyed their meal. I had grilled squid & it was done perfectly - not at all chewy as can happen & tasted great. Our server was very professional & knowledgeable + the other wait staff were attentive. We liked the ambiance also. Will definitely return.

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MV
Toronto
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

The service was perfect and the ambience as well as foods were wonderful

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C
Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on March 18, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Fabulous seafood! Beautifully prepared and presented and very professional service. Also great wine list. Loved the ambience and the entire dining experience. And reasonably priced for the quality of food!

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OR
Toronto
1 review
Dined on March 16, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

I love this restaurant it is Too drawer from the staff and service to the food. The unique wine list and the staff knowledge of the wine is always amazing.

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San Antonio
36 reviews
Dined on March 14, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

As always a warm welcome. It is a favorite when we are in Toronto. Seafood risotto is excellent and full of perfectly cooked squid and shrimp and mussels. Shrimp with linguini was delicious. White chocolate Cremé caramel is a treat we look forward to each visit.

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SG
1 review
Dined on March 8, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Great ambiance! Great food! From the time we first set into the restaurant with warm greetings. Service was great. White cloth, fine dining. Seafood dishes, beef tenderloin were great. Our waiter Marco was fantastic!
Would definitely return and recommend!

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c
Toronto
5 reviews
Dined on March 6, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Adega staff and the food were super. The location on Elm also made it very convenient.

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MM
Toronto
1 review
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Everything about this restaurant was outstanding: service, food, ambience. The server was knowledgeable and helpful, food came out in a timely fashion, and everything that we ate was absolutely delicious. Highly recommend!!

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JB
Toronto
1 review
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Great food and amazing specials. Great experience all round.

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AD
1 review
Dined on March 1, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Adega is always a pleasure. The service, staff and food are always stellar!

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HC
Toronto
1 review
Dined on March 1, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Beautiful ambiance. Very much appreciated the intimate booth we were seated in. Server was very helpful and informative. Food was very well-prepared.

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KK
Toronto
3 reviews
Dined on February 23, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

The food here is always very good as well as the portions and presentation.
The staff was attentive and polite, we love it for the seafood!
The atmosphere is casual and elegant, perfect for a night out to catch up with friends.

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DB
1 review
Dined on February 23, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing food amazing service. Definitely would recommend!

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OT
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on February 22, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Wonderful restaurant in the heart of downtown Toronto.

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AV
Toronto
8 reviews
Dined on February 16, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing food and service! Would highly recommend. We had the squid and octopus, they were excellent.

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TH
Toronto
23 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Our family had a wonderful valentines dinner and very just good

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KA
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Visited this spot with my boyfriend for Valentine's Day and it was an amazing experience. The food was excellent, the atmosphere is comfortable and fun, while service is incredible. Definitely worth a visit for the unbelievable meals and knowledgable staff.

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OT
Detroit
7 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Quaint little restaurant glad open table put it on there top 100 restaurants. It was perfect and romantic for Valentine's day

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OG
Toronto
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Went with my boyfriend for Valentine’s Day. We got a very nice circle booth and prompt service from Fernando. Complimentary bruschetta was delicious, just like the remainder of the food. We were very satisfied with every component of our dining experience at Adega! Definitely recommend for a date night downtown. Especially for those looking to dine in the Yonge-Dundas area (which is typically full of chain restaurants).

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H
Toronto
1 review
Dined on February 13, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Dinner for two at Adega prior to seeing the TSO. Everything was first rate, the service, the food, the ambience. They even called a cab for us as we were running late. Recommended!

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J
1 review
Dined on February 11, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

One of my fav Portuguese restos in Toronto. Great wine selection and good service.

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PF
Toronto
1 review
Dined on February 9, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Never had a bad meal the 3yrs have been coming here. No opinion on the fish dishes, dont like whole fish. Risotto, pasta,
Seafood and meat dishes are tasty and the value is in line for what you're being served. Waiters are attentive, cleaning the table, replacing table setting as needed, replenishing water, and complimentary appetizers.

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J
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on February 8, 2019
Overall 2Food 1Service 5Ambience 4

Ambiance and service was lovely. The food was poor - watery soup and mediocre food at best.

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t
Toronto
1 review
Dined on February 7, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

First time at Adega but would definitely return. Food was outstanding and nice ambience.

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u
Toronto
1 review
Dined on February 6, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

I always enjoy eating at Adega. The waiters are friendly, attentive and professional. The food is perfectly cooked and impeccable seasoned. Cooking delicate seafood like octopus and squid and having it arrive at the table hot and tender is a careful balance that Adega does well. My partner and I enjoy eating there and will be back.

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RN
Toronto
1 review
Dined on February 5, 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

The Creme Caramel was exceptional, would go back just for that.
The sauce on the Veal Scaloppini was very good as well, but I prefer my meat more rare.

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DH
Toronto
1 review
Dined on February 5, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Fabulous meal! Fabulous service! Cannot wait to go back again!

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PC
Toronto
1 review
Dined on February 5, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The food is delicious. Service is very professional. Quality, quantity and service is the same as their everyday menu. They will not serve cheap food or menu during Winterlicious or Summerlicious.

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H
Toronto
1 review
Dined on February 4, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Happy with our winterlicious dinner here. It was quiet around 5:30pm when we started but picked up by the time we left at 720pm. Service was excellent. Food was a good size portion and everything tasted great.

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L
Key West
15 reviews
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Enjoyed my meal here....excellent service from Marco. Disappointed that their usual menu was not offered as they were participating in the city-wide Winterlicious dining promotion which offers a prix-fixe menu. The dishes all had a Portuguese orientation and were good but I was anticipating the Cataplana fish stew which was not offered during this period; I will have to return for it on my next visit to Toronto. Wine list has an excellent offering of good Portuguese wines at all price points.

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BW
Toronto
1 review
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Food was excellent!
My husband and I really enjoy the food and the desserts devine. Will definitely come back again. Thank you for the excellent service as well.

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OT
Toronto
3 reviews
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 2Food 1Service 3Ambience 2

Disappointing and lack of effort from the kitchen. Would not go again.

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PG
Toronto
13 reviews
Dined on January 31, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

First time and it was a great experience. The staff were very friendly and attentive. Cosy atmosphere but you don't feel like you are on top of each other.

The grilled squid was cooked to perfection!

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SL
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on January 31, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Took advantage of Winterlicious for my first visit. I’m already looking forward to going back!

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JW
Toronto
1 review
Dined on January 29, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

We went for Winterlicious. The menu had more choices than many restaurants. The food was very good. I enjoyed the squid which was cooked perfectly. Excellent service. Would definitely go again to try their regular menu.

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KJ
Toronto
3 reviews
Dined on January 28, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great food, nice atmosphere, good service all around. I’m glad to have had lunch at Adega!

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JC
Montreal
1 review
Dined on January 26, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The food and service were excellent!!! Our waiter gave us some great recommendations and he was very attentive. We could easily talk and did not feel rushed. A perfect place for a quiet date night...

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BB
Toronto
21 reviews
Dined on January 24, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Our server Fernando was most helpful and made an excellent red wine recommendation, that went with all our food choices. Lamb was lovely as was the scallop fettuccine dish, and fish of the day.
Port at the end of dinner was a lovely touch.

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PG
Toronto
1 review
Dined on January 23, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Have been to Adega twice and I'm a fan! Excellent food and service. They haven't seen the last of me.

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CP
Toronto
3 reviews
Dined on January 23, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had another wonderful meal at Adega! For lunch, we shared a delicious Caesar Salad first and then I ordered the Arctic Char and my husband the Mediterranean Cod. They were both specials of the day and were fabulous! Service was attentive and was excellent! Thank you Adega for continuing to offer an amazing dining experience!

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