January/February 2018 (dates to be announced) at over 220 of Toronto’s favourite restaurants. Visit the official website: Toronto.ca/Winterlicious.
For two scrumptious weeks, Winterlicious Toronto brings a series of mouth-watering culinary events to the city at over 220 restaurants. Indulge in creative cuisine from around the world at great prix fixe value.
Celebrate Canadian and International Cuisine in Toronto with Winterlicious 2017
For Innovative Japanese Dining: Miku Toronto
Experience a new take on a traditional Japanese staple at first-time Winterlicious participant Miku Toronto. It may very well be the first time you try aburi sushi (“flame seared” sushi,) but it almost certainly won’t be the last.
For your foray into flame seared flavour perfection, try the Miku Signature Aburi Sushi Plate, featuring Salmon Oshi Sushi, Saba Oshi Sushi, Coal Harbor Roll and Aburi Nigiri.
Location: 10 Bay Street
Winterlicious Menu: $28 Lunch | $48 Dinner
Website: Miku Toronto
For First-Class French Fare: Cluny
This casual French bistro in the Distillery District serves up classic French dishes with contemporary flair and a dash of Asian Moroccan influence.
Try the Duck Confit Pot Pie with Andouille sausage and root vegetables for the perfect cozy-yet-elevated mid-winter meal.
Location: 35 Tank House Lane
Winterlicious Menu: $23 Lunch | $38 Dinner
Website: Cluny Bistro
For Flavourful Middle Eastern Offerings: Diwan
Set in the luxurious Aga Khan Museum, Diwan serves up flavourful menu offerings from the Middle East, North Africa and the Indian subcontinent.
For a Winterlicious experience that’s nothing short of savoury, try the Lamb Merguez Ragu with orecchiette pasta, tomato harissa sauce, Macedonian feta, mint and pine nuts.
Location: Aga Khan Museum, 77 Wynford Drive
Winterlicious Menu: $28 Lunch
Website: Aga Khan Museum
For Authentic Italian Taste: Vivoli
If you need some classic Italian on your Winterlicious menu, make your way to the heart of Little Italy and sit down to an authentic culinary experience at Vivoli.
Our pick? The Alla Marco Pizza, with extra virgin olive oil, mozzarella, goat cheese, grilled chicken, and roasted red peppers, made in an authentic wood burning pizza oven.
Location: 665 College Street
Winterlicious Menu: $18 Lunch | $28 Dinner
Immerse Yourself in Winterlicious Culinary Events
Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday with a gastronomical journey from coast to coast, sampling savoury dishes made by the country’s top chefs at Winterlicious 2017’s many culinary events.
Celebrating 150 years of Canadian Cuisine
Take a trip through Canada’s culinary tradition at stunning Casa Loma and celebrate 150 years of Canadian Federation. From dining on Sir Henry Pellatt’s favourite British Sunday roast beef, to savouring Canadian classics such as Quebec poutine, celebrate our country’s rich culinary heritage surrounded by the majestic beauty of Canada’s very own castle.
Location: Casa Loma, 1 Austin Terrace
Tickets: $65 including taxes and gratuity
Dates & Times: January 28 & 29 and February 4 & 5 at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm, 5:00 pm, 7:00 pm
La Dolce Vita
Leave the winter doldrums behind this Winterlicious with an evening of sweetness at Fabbrica Restaurant. With an introduction by celebrity chef Mark McEwan, and a full three-course meal highlighted by Canadian and Italian ingredients, it’s one way to live the good life this winter in Toronto.
Location: Fabbrica, 49 Karl Fraser Road
Tickets: $85 plus taxes and gratuity
Dates & Times: February 2nd at 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Martinis, Manhattans and Old Fashioneds: Time Honoured Classics from the Golden Age of Bartending
If you’re looking for a culinary event that’s a little more spirited, make your way to the Rosewater this Winterlicious to take a trip to the Golden Age of Bartending courtesy of mixologist Clayton Cooper. Enjoy classic mixed drinks made with Canadian spirits, complemented by mouthwatering, tapas-style delicacies like scallops and seared venison.
Location: Rosewater, 19 Toronto Street
Tickets: $55 plus taxes and gratuity
Dates & Times: February 1st at 5:30 pm and 8:30 pm
When Winterlicious comes to a close, your Toronto gastronomical journey doesn’t need to end! From family-friendly eateries to cozy brunch spots and everything in between, Toronto is home to more than enough world-class cuisine options to indulge in every day of the year.
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