Toronto does not fail to deliver when it comes to great places to eat. You can find just about any type of food your heart, or stomach, desires. While everyone has their old favourites that they return to again and again, sometimes it's nice for a change. Tons of new venues opened around the city within the last few months, and they're worth checking out. These new Toronto restaurants need to be added to your food bucket list ASAP.

Whether you're celebrating a special event, don't feel like cooking, or looking to try something new, you can find a variety of food at these spots.

The city welcomed several notable vegan places recently, including some fast food joints to make a plant-based lifestyle a lot easier.

LOV opened its first Ontario location in October and serves upscale vegan dishes in an enchanting setting.

By CHLOE launched shortly after, offering a plant-based spin on comfort food.

The Lobby is a great place to go on a night out with friends. You can enjoy creative cocktails and small plates beneath a leafy ceiling.

The Unicorn Cafe opened its doors a few weeks ago and is already receiving lots of hype for its enchanting decor and magical dishes.

No matter which restaurant you choose, you're sure to leave with a full stomach. 

LOV

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Vegan

Address: 620 King St. W. Suite 102, Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: This popular plant-based restaurant opened its first Ontario location in Toronto this fall. This place should be top of your list to try out, with an Insta-worthy setting and mouthwatering vegan dishes.


Popa

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Burmese, Macanese, Balinese

Address: 2901 Bayview Ave., North York, ON

Why You Need To Go: Enjoy a range of cultural dishes made with locally sourced ingredients at this contemporary restaurant opening soon.


DUNK Burgers And Chocolate

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Fast food, dessert

Address: 696 Queen St. W., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Treat yourself to some juicy burgers and decadent desserts at this sweet new spot.

 


Lapinou

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: French

Address: 642 King St. W. Suite 102, Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: This neo-bistro and wine bar is a great place to check out for special occasions, with upscale French-inspired dishes in a sleek setting.


The Grand Elvis

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Canadian

Address: 176 Dupont St., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: This new spot has a range of items from burgers to pasta and is also home to Canada's hottest charcoal grill.

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The Butcher Chef

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Fine dining, steak

Address: 8 Harbour St., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: With an exclusive wine collection and world-renowned meat cuts, this spot is worth indulging in when you have some extra cash to spend.


by CHLOE

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Vegan fast food

Address: 3401 Dufferin St., North York, ON

Why You Need To Go: Visit the first Canadian location of this popular vegan fast food joint. The menu includes exclusive Canadian treats like poutine and a maple bacon cheeze burger.


Avelo

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Plant-based

Address: 51 St Nicholas St., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: This unique venue offers a creative plant-based tasting menu instead of a traditional menu. 


Graffiti Spot

Price: πŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Pub fare

Address: 9218 Yonge St. Unit #1, Richmond Hill, ON

Why You Need To Go: Enjoy a $6.99 menu and tons of glowing street art. 


Xango

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Latin-Asian fusion

Address: 461 King St. W., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: From sushi to burgers to creative cocktails, there's something for everyone at this sleek venue.


Tacos Rico

Price: πŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Vegetarian

Address: 923A Queen St. W., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: This cozy eatery serves vegetarian tacos for all the herbivores out there.


Lobby

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Cocktails, small plates

Address: 1032 Queen St. W., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Sip classy cocktails and enjoy a variety of dishes beneath a dreamy leafy canopy in this new bar.


Balena

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Italian

Address: 619 Mt Pleasant Rd., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: You can never say no to authentic Italian food! This spot serves all sorts of delicious pasta.


Babel

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Mediterranian

Address: 305 York Mills Rd. Unit 19, North York, ON

Why You Need To Go: This warm and welcoming spot is a great place to enjoy an array of Mediterranian inspired dishes with family and friends.


Globally Local 

Price: πŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Vegan fast food

Address: 492 College St., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Grab some quick vegan eats at this fast food location, serving breakfast all day long.


Unicorn Cafe

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Japanese

Address: 561 Bloor St. W., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: You'll be whisked away into an enchanted paradise at this whimsical spot serving all sorts of insane dishes.


Gordy Smiles

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Mexican 

Address: 224 Ossington Ave., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: You can grab $4.49 tacos all week and indulge in other Mexican food delights when visiting this spot.


Eataly

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Italian

Address: 55 Bloor St. W., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Indulge in all sorts of deliciousness at the several restaurants and bars inside this massive Italian food hall.

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Sorry I've Got Plants

Price: πŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Vegan takeout

Address: 476 Roncesvalles Ave., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: If you're on the go, this spot is a good place to stop by for some healthy takeout food.


Flor Dois

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Portuguese

Address: 722 College St., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: This tapas and supper club lets you indulge in all sorts of mouth-watering Portuguese plates.


Barocco X Nino

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Italian

Address: 974 College St., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: You'll feel like you've arrived in Italy at this venue, serving a range of food from sandwiches and pizza to desserts and coffee.


Lil Joe Cucina

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Italian

Address: 1054 Gerrard St. E., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: You can never have enough Italian food, so head over to Lil Joe Cucina for some hearty pasta and fresh pizza.


Bar Koukla

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Greek, small plates

Address: 88 Ossington Ave., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Sip Greek-inspired cocktails while snacking on Athenian small plates.


True True Diner

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Italian

Address: 169 King St. E., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: From brunch to pizza to milkshakes, this cozy spot has it all. 


Chat Bar

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Chinese

Address: 5312 Yonge St., North York, ON

Why You Need To Go: Enjoy traditional Chinese food on skewers at this two-storey spot.


Dasha

Price: πŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Cuisine: Chinese

Address: 620 King St. W., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Serving upscale Chinese plates in a stunning, warm environment, this place is definitely worth visiting soon.


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