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Zee Grill

641 Mt. Pleasant Rd. (Hillsdale Ave.) Send to Phone
Open since 1981, Zee Grill is one of Toronto’s longest running seafood and oyster bar restaurants.
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Zee Grill Restaurant Review

: Zee Grill is relaxed yet cool looking, with black tables and chairs, exposed brick walls, brick-glazed floor tiles, an oyster bar towards the front and outdoor patio at the back. Chef-owner Jac Eckhardt has been cooking in the kitchen for over 25 years, including when the restaurant was called Phebe’s. Start with the smoked trout pâté with onion marmalade or shrimp croquettes with mustard mayonnaise. There is also an extensive raw bar menu including oysters and clams; you may choose to order one of the restaurant’s signature seafood platters with shrimp, scallops, mussels and clams. Carnivores will like the roast duck or steak and frites, but the steamed lobster is always worthy. Have the lemon meringue ice cream sandwich for dessert. The ever-evolving wine list offers much more than the usual, such as Albariño, Grüner Veltliner and other white grapes great with seafood.

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10 out of 10
by PeterM on Fri Oct 04, 2013 6:26 am
We started with a dozen oysters and lobster croquettes. Oysters were fresh and nicely plated on crushed ice. The lobster croquettes were outstanding both in texture, flavor and plating. These croquettes are the size of golf balls (4 of them) and are plated on top of a long glass tube.
It reminded me a bit of these fried octopus balls that street vendors sell in Japan.

As mains we had each a half roasted lobster with leeks, dumplings and sea urchin butter sauce.
Absolutely delicious! We will go back for that again. We shared a chocolate dessert and decided that our meal at Zee Grill was one of the better ones we've had this year. We indulged and our evening was a 10 out of 10.
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