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Best Toronto Outdoor Dining

Enjoy dining al fresco?  Let yourself be romanced by the sidewalk sounds of a big city or pampered by the peacefulness of a patio garden. Flock to the terrace, deck or boulevard table and share a bite, under the sun, an oversized patio umbrella or the stars. Be it a brunch in the breeze, sunset supper or long lunch, all of it tastes best outside. Visit these restaurants for the best outdoor dining in Toronto.

Biff's Bistro French
4 Front St. E.
Toronto, ON M5E 1G4

Fine bistro dining in Toronto’s downtown core. More...

El Catrin Destileria Mexican
Dining Room at El Catrin Destileria, Toronto, ON 18 Tank House Ln.
Toronto, ON M5A 3C4

Canada’s largest mezcal-tequila bar and authentic Mexican tapas at the heart of Toronto’s Distillery District. More...

Cava Tapas
Dining Room at Cava, Toronto, ON Delisle Court
1560 Yonge St.
Toronto, ON M4T 2S9
Enjoy the tastes of Latin America and the Iberian Peninsula on an ever-evolving menu. More...

Enoteca Sociale Italian
1288 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, ON M6J 1X7

Family-style feasts in the Italian tradition at a high-end wine and cheese bar. More...

Fabbrica Italian
Shops at Don Mills
49 Karl Fraser Rd.
Toronto, ON M3C 0E5

Italian eatery by Mark McEwan at the Shops at Don Mills. More...

The Fifth Grill Steakhouse
Dining Room at The Fifth Grill, Toronto, ON 225 Richmond St. W.
Toronto, ON M5V 1W3

Discreetly hidden upscale surf ‘n’ turf dining, with a year-round rooftop terrace. More...

Globe Bistro Canadian Regional
124 Danforth Ave.
Toronto, ON M4K 1N1

Focusing on global, regional and organic food, this restaurant has something for all appetites. More...

Ki Japanese
Dining Room at Ki, Toronto, ON BCE Place, Bay Wellington Tower
181 Bay St.
Toronto, ON M5J 2T3
High-quality, innovative Japanese cuisine served in a striking, ultra-trendy setting. More...

Mildred's Temple Kitchen Canadian Regional
Dining Room at Mildred 85 Hanna Ave., Ste. 104
Toronto, ON M6K 3S3

Local and seasonal cuisine served in a contemporary, industrial-chic setting. More...

One Restaurant Contemporary
Dining Room at One Restaurant, Toronto, ON The Hazelton Hotel
116 Yorkville Ave.
Toronto, ON M5R 1C2
Mark McEwan's hot-spot serves comfort food that's kicked up several notches. More...

Origin Contemporary
Dining Room at Origin, Toronto, ON 107-109 King St. E.
Toronto, ON M5C 1G6
Chef Claudio Aprile has created a high energy hot-spot complete with loud music, open kitchen and ultra tasty tapas-style dishes. More...


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