Dinner is always better with a side of entertainment, somehow it adds flavour to your food. There are several restaurants in Toronto that offer different types of cuisine and delicious food, but many of them places don't provide unique forms of entertainment. If you're sitting at a table all night long, hoping you won't have an awkward moment of silence with the person sitting at the table, maybe you should consider dining out at one of these restaurants:
1. Copacabana Brazilian Steakhouse // multiple locations
The samba dancers and gymnasts will astonish you with breathtaking performances during dinner. The food is delicious as well, with a hot/cold buffet and the never-ending meat freshly sliced in front of you.
2. Arriba // 1 Blue Jays Way
This restaurant offers a lively atmosphere along with your dinner because it overlooks the stadium inside the Rogers Centre! Watch a Blue Jays game or a concert while eating your meal.
3. Mysteriously Yours // 2026 Yonge St.
Solve a murder mystery with a detective leading you to clues over a three course dinner . The actors put on a great show with their witty humor and do a fabulous job interacting with the audience.
4. The Sultan's Tent and Cafe Moroc // 49 Front St.E
Enjoy traditional Moroccan cuisine along with belly dancers by your side entertaining you throughout the whole night. Its’ rich and elegant décor creates a comforting atmosphere with jewel tone fabrics, colourful cushions and rugs as well as detailed textures.
5. Medieval Times // 10 Dufferin St.
Travel back to the 19th century and watch an adventurous show during dinner at Medieval times. For only $40 you will have a 4 course meal and simultaneously cheer on your knight in a 2 hour medieval jousting tournament.
6. Lula Lounge // 1585 Dundas W.
The dynamic atmosphere at this restaurant pumps your body to dance all night long. Listen to live latin music and variety of other genres, while taking private dance lessons during your lunch or dinner.
7. SPiN // 461 King St.
This unique 12,000 sq.ft venue has 12 ping pong tables, 2 bars and a full size menu offering a variety of entrees, platters, sliders, boards and appetizers. This is the perfect place have dinner with a group of friends over a game of pong.
Photo cred - Juliane De Gara
8. Yamato // 24 Bellair St.
This is a really fun restaurant in Toronto with a bustling and inviting atmosphere. As soon as you walk in the door, the staff welcomes you with joy and excitement by yelling in Japanese (good things of course.) During your teppanyaki style meal, the chef will transport you into Japan by entertaining you with a variety of cooking tricks and providing a true Japanese dining experience.
9. 3030 // 3030 Dundas St.W
Eat delicious and affordable food, try over 16 types of craft beers and play with vintage pinball machines. 3030 has become a popular spot in The Junction that also has an art gallery and live music to keep you entertained all night long.