The Very Best Local Restaurants in Toronto

Don’t they say that the surest path to discovering a place’s culture runs through the stomach? Our Toronto locals feel the same and they’re eager to share their favorite spots for breakfast, lunch, dinner, casual spots, fine dining, traditional kitchen, ethnic cuisine and everything in between — all without breaking the bank. When it comes to the best food in town, you’re in safe, expert hands with these restaurants.

Calii Love – Taste of Cali in Toronto

Calii Love – Taste of Cali in Toronto

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“Calii Love” in Toronto is the perfect restaurant if you’re hankering for a little taste of California. Protip: try the aptly-named ‘blessed’ bowl…

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Coach House Restaurant – Blast from the past

Coach House Restaurant – Blast from the past

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“Coach House Restaurant” is a restaurant in Toronto that’s been run by the same family since the ’50s. It’s perfect for breakfast — there are no lines!

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Cote de Boeuf – A slice of Paris in Toronto

Cote de Boeuf – A slice of Paris in Toronto

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“Cote de Boeuf” on Ossington Street in Toronto is as charming as it gets. It’s a butcher & specialty food/lunch stop by day and wine/dinner bar by night…

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Descendant Pizza – Motown pizza rocks!

Descendant Pizza – Motown pizza rocks!

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“Descendant Pizza” Toronto does Detroit-style pizza, thick pies w/ rectangular crust that are often baked twice. Tip: come here earlier rather than later.

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Early Bird – My go-to coffee shop on Queen West

Early Bird – My go-to coffee shop on Queen West

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“Early Bird” Toronto isn’t just another millennial-loving coffee shop; they also serve a full menu of healthy-ish brunch items. I like the communal tables!

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