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Best Contemporary Canadian restaurants in Parkdale

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A photo of Bistro at Gladstone House restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(49)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary canadian • Queen West
Booked 1 time today
The Bistro at Gladstone House is commended for its high-quality Bistro cuisine, housed in a beautifully restored old building. Patrons repeatedly praise the delicious food, whether it's breakfast, brunch, or dinner. Recent renovations have added to the charm and comfort of the dining experience, enhancing its cozy atmosphere. The updated menu has also been well received with dishes like the French toast, trout or salmon, onion burger and Caesar salad earning high praise. Excellent service appears to be a standard, with staff described as kind, helpful, and efficient. The Bistro at Gladstone House certainly seems to be a top choice for a tasty meal in a charming setting.
A photo of Florette restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(159)
Price: Very Expensive
• Contemporary canadian • Queen West
Booked 13 times today
Florette, with its stunning ambience, exceptional service, and delicious food, is a culinary gem in the domain of Contemporary Canadian cuisine. Customers are continually impressed by the entire menu, with dishes such as roasted cabbage, rigatoni, and corn pakoras being hailed 'must-orders'. It isn't just the food that puts Florette on the map; their unique cocktails also receive rave reviews, adding an extra layer of excitement to the dining experience. Reviewers praise the restaurant's sharing plates concept, which allows for trying a wider range of dishes. Whether for a casual hangout or a romantic dinner, Florette's inclusion of both familiar comforts and innovative tastes is fast making it a favourite spot.
A photo of Canoe Restaurant and Bar restaurant
4.5
Awesome(5807)
Price: Very Expensive
• Contemporary canadian • Financial District
Booked 96 times today
Canoe Restaurant and Bar, located on the 54th floor of the TD Canada Bank tower on 66, Wellington street, is celebrated for its inventive approach to Contemporary Canadian cuisine. As one reviewer noted, the restaurant, under Executive Chef Ron McKinlay, offers a menu that "truly portrays contemporary Canadian cuisine." Guest favourites include the Steak Frites, Braised Lamb Shoulder, and mushroom Risone with wine pairings. Not only does Canoe offer sublime dining, but it also offers panoramic views of downtown Toronto and the lake. For those seeking a unique culinary experience that captures the essence of Canada, Canoe is an indisputable choice. The service is highly praised for being warm, thoughtful, and informative.
A photo of Bar Vendetta restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(362)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary canadian • Little Portugal / Dundas West
Booked 34 times today
Bar Vendetta, located on Dundas West, is a constant hit amongst the connoisseurs of Contemporary Canadian cuisine. Reviewers consistently praise the restaurant for its excellent food, service, and lively ambiance. "Fantastic food and service in a unique and energetic room," says one patron, echoing the sentiment of many others. The fresh, innovative, and carefully prepared dishes have earned Bar Vendetta the title of "best pasta bar on Dundas West". Many reviewers also appreciate the great wine and cocktails pairing perfectly with the food. Notable dishes include the crown cacio e pepe, the unusual yet delectable burrata with red pepper jelly, tomato salad with three types of onion, and honey gelato. Bar Vendetta continues to exceed expectations with its consistently outstanding food and service.
A photo of Hy's Steakhouse - Toronto restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(3224)
Price: Very Expensive
• Contemporary canadian • Financial District
Booked 124 times today
Hy's Steakhouse in Toronto continues to provide an exceptional dining experience and is regarded as a superior Steakhouse in the area. Patrons highly praise the restaurant for its splendid cuisine, particularly spotlighting the delicious steaks and generous portions. The excellent service, with staff members such as Freeman, Dorian, and Carol being hailed for their attentiveness and hospitality, is another feature that underlines Hy's Steakhouse's outstanding reputation. The establishment's atmosphere is also frequently mentioned, being described as tremendous, beautiful, and luxurious. The harmonious blend of phenomenal food, fantastic service, and elegant ambiance led to numerous return visits, making Hy's Steakhouse a memorable destination in Toronto.
A photo of ONE Restaurant restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1523)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary canadian • Yorkville
Booked 29 times today
ONE Restaurant, located in Toronto, is hailed as an outstanding representative of Contemporary Canadian cuisine. Patrons from various cities including Ottawa have expressed their admiration for the amazing food served here. Many have lauded the restaurant's exceptional service that understands customer's dining preferences, and the great location. Others have specifically recommended dishes like the Filet Mignon and Sea Bass, complemented by the incredible Beets and Mushrooms. One reviewer even vouched that their wife's Filet Mignon was the best she's ever had, comparing it to top restaurants across Europe, the Caribbean and Canada. Meanwhile, fans of seafood can't resist the sol fish. Reviewers also compliment the ambiance, remarking on ONE Restaurant's beautiful contemporary interior design and warm, romantic atmosphere. The service staff received praises for being "pleasant, professional, and non-intrusive," offering a perfectly timed and seamless dining experience. The restaurant's attention to detail in every aspect, from food to ambiance, makes it a favorite among locals and visitors alike.
A photo of Drake Hotel restaurant
4.2
Awesome(965)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary canadian • Queen West
Booked 1 time today
We invite you to experience our special blend of bespoke hotel and inclusive hub for unique and diverse experiences with great seasonal menus, a robust cocktail list, a vibrant local culture, carefully curated curiosities and genuine hospitality.
A photo of Sassafraz restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(3335)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary canadian • Yorkville
Booked 30 times today
Sassafraz, located in an elegant setting with beautiful interiors, is highly praised for its contemporary Canadian cuisine. Customers rave about the intriguing food combinations, carefully and interestingly prepared dishes and superb drinks. The restaurant stands out for its great ambiance, efficient yet unhurried service, and a pleasantly quiet atmosphere. The steak and Canadian lamb rack have earned special mentions for their exceptional taste. Customers have appreciated the professional, accommodating and personable staff. Sassafraz is seen as a place for special occasions, friendly gatherings and leisurely meals, especially due to its comfortable indoor ambiance and the garden room situated at the rear. The establishment's strong commitment to quality makes it a favorite among its patrons.
A photo of Alma restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(368)
Price: Very Expensive
• Contemporary canadian • Koreatown
Booked 11 times today
Alma restaurant is highly recommended for its excellent Contemporary Asian cuisine, primarily Chinese fusion dishes. The restaurant consistently receives positive reviews with patrons applauding the fantastic and creative dishes fashioned by the talented Chef Anna. Some favorites include the Tomato Salad, Wonton, Noodles, and Bao. Customers particularly note the interesting twist on traditional Cantonese classics, testament to the expertise and creativity of the kitchen. The culinary experience is further enhanced by the attentive and friendly service, delightful ambiance, and energetic vibe. Some reviews mention Alma's recognition by Michelin with a Bib Gourmand rating, underlining Alma's reputation for high-quality food and service.
A photo of Joni Restaurant restaurant
4.4
Awesome(201)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary canadian • Yorkville
Booked 10 times today
Joni Restaurant is a pinnacle of Contemporary Canadian cuisine in Yorkville, Toronto. Patrons rave about the carefully crafted meals with awesome flavors and unique, artistic presentations. The restaurant offers a variety of dishes and the chef’s creativity shines through in every bite. The Ontario wine tasting comes highly recommended - the resultant wine pairing brings out the exquisite taste of the food. Testimonials highlight the impeccable service, with knowledgeable and attentive staff enhancing the visitors' experience. Despite minor disappointments with certain dishes, overall reviews reflect high levels of satisfaction with the food and service, leading many to regard Joni as one of the best places to eat in Toronto.
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