Meet Canada’s Most Lauded Restaurants

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From MICHELIN Guide star recipients to James Beard Award winners and those that constantly top the “Best Of” lists, here are Canada’s most lauded dining establishments.

Restaurants:Raymonds Restaurant, Bridgette Bar, Ten Foot Henry
Price Range:$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:Farm-to-table, American, Contemporary Canadian
Neighborhoods:St. John's, Downtown, Calgary

Raymonds Restaurant

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
St. John's
1,538 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
  • Fit for Foodies
Great evening with excellent food and service. We had oysters, parsnip soup and tartare as apps and duck and lamb as mains. All highly recommended and the tartare especially so!
95% recommended

Bridgette Bar

$$$$·American·
Downtown
2,076 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
Excellent experience at Brigette Bar as always.
99% recommended
American in Calgary / Southern Alberta

Ten Foot Henry

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Calgary
3,078 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
Ate here on July 26th after many friends recommended it. Amazing food, extensive drinks list and great atmosphere. Perfect for a night out, will definitely be coming back!
97% recommended
Healthy in Calgary / Southern Alberta

Foreign Concept

$$$$·Contemporary Asian·
Downtown
685 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
  • Hot Spot
Absolutely amazing. True culinary experience.
100% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Calgary / Southern Alberta

Pigeonhole

$$$$·Dining Bar·
Downtown
1,197 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Fit for Foodies
Always perfect service, food and atmosphere. Made for a great “last supper” before the world shut down again.
100% recommended
Handcrafted Cocktails in Calgary / Southern Alberta

Model Milk

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Calgary
1,228 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Best fried chicken I've ever had
94% recommended

Lulu Bar

$$$$·Pacific Rim·
Downtown
932 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Good for a Date
Adrian (our service) was amazing. Food and drinks delicious like always.
98% recommended
Most Booked in Calgary / Southern Alberta

Bundok

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Edmonton
521 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
Bundok is a fantastic restaurant. Wish I could go there more often.
96% recommended

BIERA - Ritchie Market

$$$$·Contemporary European·
Edmonton
689 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Outdoor Eating
Great meal. Our only issue was the noise level, making it impossible to chat amongst all four of us
100% recommended
Best Overall in Edmonton / Northern Alberta

Restaurant Toque!

$$$$·French / Canadian·
Old Montreal
2,790 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Notable Wine List
It’s a bit expensive...not the best restaurant in Montréal anymore
91% recommended

Damas

$$$$·Syrian·
Mile End
2,864 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Fit for Foodies
Amazing, amazing food, everything on the menu is beautiful and delicious.
95% recommended
Child-Friendly in Montreal / Quebec

Le Club Chasse et Peche

$$$$·French·
Old Montreal
937 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Romance
  • Special Occasion
Everything Was great !
100% recommended

Restaurant Candide

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Griffintown/St-Henri
39 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Local Ingredients
  • Fit for Foodies
Delicious! Wonderful! Can’t wait till the restaurant is open again ♥️
91% recommended

Riviera

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Downtown
1,471 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
First time here and will definitely be back! Everything we ordered was great, but the mushrooms on toast (starter) is to die for. Lobster spaghetti was a bit small but the flavoursRead more
100% recommended
Best Overall in Ottawa

Atelier - Ottawa

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Downtown
1,607 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
  • Good for Anniversaries
A very unusual journey of foods and flavours where local Canadian dishes are reinterpreted with a twist from Other word influences. Through more than 40 small dishes and a flight oRead more
96% recommended
Best Overall in Ottawa

Alice Restaurant

$$$$·Vegetarian·
Little Italy
188 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Romance
  • Tasting Menu
Outstanding, creative food. Passionate staff.. A true hidden gem!
100% recommended
Best Food in Ottawa

Giulietta

$$$$·Italian·
Little Portugal / Dundas West
664 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Food was amazing and so were the drinks. Well worth the money. Was glad I booked a reso for Monday as walk ins were coming in and being turned away from being fully booked on a MonRead more
97% recommended
Best Value in Toronto / Ontario

Langdon Hall

$$$$·Canadian·
Toronto / Ontario

Sushi Masaki Saito

$$$$·Sushi·
Toronto / Ontario

Bar Isabel

$$$$·Spanish·
Little Italy / College St.
581 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Tasty sharable plates. Everything is good.
83% recommended

Don Alfonso 1890

$$$$·Contemporary Italian·
Yonge and Dundas Square
399 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Special Occasion
  • Tasting Menu
Celebration with my girlfriends. Great vibe, amazing food. We did the tasting menu and every item was well thought out and we enjoyed it!
100% recommended

Scaramouche Restaurant

$$$$·French·
Toronto / Ontario
1,781 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Notable Wine List
Fabulous as always...Special occasion? Just going to Scaramouche is a "special occasion".
100% recommended

Kiin

$$$$·Thai·
Downtown / Financial District
119 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Special Occasion
The dumplings were “out of this world” delicious! Our waiter made the best suggestions including wine
89% recommended

Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown
1,347 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Good for a Date
Great dinner.
94% recommended
Seafood in Vancouver / British Columbia

Botanist

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Coal Harbour
1,486 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
Beautiful room and outstanding food. Lots of creative vegetarian options. There should be some wine choices in the $50 - 70 range
96% recommended
Contemporary Canadian in Vancouver / British Columbia

L'Abattoir Restaurant

$$$$·French·
Gastown
3,219 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Visiting Vancouver we were looking for a dining experience and found it here at L'Abattoir. The 9 course meal was excellent.
98% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Vancouver / British Columbia
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Cioppino's Mediterranean Grill

$$$$·Italian·
Yaletown
488 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romance
I took my wife here for her birthday. Everything was fantastic from the cocktails, the wine, the food, absolutely top notch. Chef Pino runs a well oiled machine with highly attentiRead more
100% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Vancouver / British Columbia

Osteria Savio Volpe

$$$$·Italian·
Mount Pleasant
2,748 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighbourhood Gem
The food and customer service are amazing. Absolutely I recommend this restaurant. It is a little noisy but if you have a good company it is all about balance.
96% recommended
Italian in Vancouver / British Columbia