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Best Tapas / Small Plates restaurants in Yonge and Lawrence


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A photo of Adrak Yorkville restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Tapas • Yorkville
Booked 10 times today
Adrak Yorkville is renowned for offering one-of-a-kind Indian cuisine. Patrons emphasize its authenticity, calling it "the best Indian food" they've had in Canada, praising the chef's ability to evoke the taste sensations of India. All aspects of the dining experience are meticulously cared for, reviews highlighting not just the food, but the ambiance, service, and presentation as hallmarks of Adrak's excellence. Guests frequently note the restaurant's likeness to a special occasion, with one stating "it's great for a special occasion". An Indian guest was 'thoroughly impressed' with the authentic flavors, recommending it highly. As a testament to its quality, Adrak Yorkville has a 9.5/10 rating from one review, with repeated visits being planned, underlining their patron's loyalty and satisfaction.
A photo of Mezcalero restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Tapas • The Annex
Booked 7 times today
Mezcalero is a highly praised destination for those seeking an authentic and memorable Tapas/Small Plates dining experience. Echoed across many reviews, customers consistently express appreciation for the exceptional customer service and delightful Spanish-Mexican fusion tapas that Mezcalero provides. Not only is the food amazing, but the restaurant also boasts a vibrant and relaxed atmosphere, beautifully decorated spaces, and a lovely patio. The mix of dishes like Carne empanadas, fish empanadas, and Mexican street corn, alongside their mind-blowing cocktails, are met with rave reviews. With its unique spin on Mexican cuisine, Mezcalero is certainly a restaurant to visit for an indulgent tapas experience.
A photo of St Thomas restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Tapas • Yorkville
Booked 3 times today
St Thomas is an intimate Spanish inspired restaurant and wine bar by Michelin Stared Chef Quinton Bennett, located in the heart of Toronto’s historic Yorkville neighbourhood, nestled on picturesque St. Thomas Street and surrounded by mid-century and modern architecture. We celebrate the best of Basque Country cuisine and international wine by serving Pintxos and carefully curated small plates. We aim to offer a unique, cheerful wine experience by educating and informing our guests through guided tastings.
A photo of Minami Restaurant - Toronto restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Tapas • King West
Booked 60 times today
Minami Restaurant in Toronto is often lauded as one of the very best for Japanese cuisine in the city, receiving acclaim for its fresh seafood, tasty sushi and sashimi, and "memorable" dishes. The excellent service, unique interior design, and lovely ambiance often attract patrons, who commend the restaurant for their attention to food allergies and understanding of personal preferences. Customers also appreciate their value for money, considering the fine-dining experience, high-quality ingredients, and majestic plating. Reviewers particularly endorsed dishes such as the Minami Roll, Wagyu Carpaccio, and Japanese cheese tart, with the testing menu earning special praise for its wide range of flavors across the cuisine. Compliments abound for the staff's friendliness, efficiency, and attentive service.
A photo of Patria restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Tapas • King West
Booked 32 times today
Patria, regarded as one of the best Spanish restaurants in Toronto, has been highly praised for its standout service and tantalizing Spanish cuisine. Patrons rave consistently about the eatery's excellent food, emphasizing dishes such as the tasty Spanish seafood rice and the delectable potato and eggs dish. The restaurant's ambiance is also widely touted as being warm and perfect for an evening out. As per the menu, one can look forward to a variety of tapas, paellas, and an extensive wine list featuring selections from regions like Ribera del Duero and Priorat, among others. Reviewers particularly commend the attentive and helpful servers, and the lively ambiance, enhanced by live flamenco music. A frequenter proclaimed Patria as a "super date-friendly" location and lauded the prompt service and excellent environment.
A photo of Byblos - Downtown restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Tapas • Financial District
Booked 58 times today
Byblos - Downtown has received glowing reviews as the best Mediterranean restaurant in Toronto and possibly all of Canada. Located in the heart of the Entertainment District, it offers an array of innovative and tasty dishes from Whole Grilled Branzino to Middle Eastern Fried Chicken. Committed to authenticity and flavor, Byblos excels in creating traditional Mediterranean dishes with a modern twist. Their fried eggplant and rice pilaf variation have earned particular praise. The cozy atmosphere, excellent service and great selection of music add to the memorable dining experience. The restaurant is recognized for its fantastic ambience, helpful servers and flavor-packed cuisine.
A photo of Gyu-Kaku - Toronto, ON | North York restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Tapas • North York / Shops at Don Mills
Booked 14 times today
Gyu-Kaku, located in Toronto's North York neighborhood, is a highly-rated Japanese restaurant, renowned for its remarkable dining experience. Many patrons consider it their favorite spot for Japanese food in Toronto, specifically praising the 'Supreme all you can eat' option. Its reputation for maintaining the same high-quality standards as its counterparts in Asia is commendable. Customers continually highlight the exceptional customer service and the courteousness of the staff. The food is described as amazing, with standout dishes such as the beef and mushroom medley. Gyu-Kaku's ambience, which features touches of Japanese artwork, adds to the overall enjoyable experience. Its reasonable prices, happy hour deals, and the convenience of free covered parking further enhance its appeal. Despite its popularity, the restaurant manages to maintain a calm and kind atmosphere, contributing to its status as the best Japanese BBQ in the area.
A photo of Hawker restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Tapas • Chinatown / Kensington Market
Booked 3 times today
Hawker is a remarkable restaurant renowned for its small plates and tapas cuisine. Located in Kensington, it is known for its innovative menu that offers a culinary journey with every plate. Patrons are particularly impressed by the detail, calling each plate "an art piece." The venue enjoys glowing reviews for the "complex and perfectly crafted palates" and its "unique and intriguing ingredients." Noteworthy is the open kitchen, where talented chefs create flavorful dishes in full view of guests. The stylish restaurant has a cozy back patio that's perfect for intimate gatherings. The chef's tasting menu is highly recommended. With impeccable service, an inviting ambiance, and a reputation for "elevated, creative and unique vegan dining," Hawker has quickly become a favorite culinary destination in Toronto.
A photo of Salt Wine Bar restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Tapas • Ossington
Booked 15 times today
Salt Wine Bar in Toronto offers an outstanding tapas/small plates cuisine that leaves a remarkable impression on everyone who dines there. With excellent service and a wide variety of Spanish and Portuguese wines, this establishment is perfect for sharing meals and creating memorable experiences. Serving beautifully plated dishes with fresh ingredients and full of flavor, it is praised for its culinary execution and diversity. Customer reviews indicate that the restaurant consistently offers a high standard of food and service. Notably, the slow-braised rabbit tortillas, sausages, and charcuterie come highly recommended. The positive ambiance, great food, and extensive wine list make Salt Wine Bar a go-to spot for tapas lovers.
A photo of Florette restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Tapas • Queen West
Booked 12 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.
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