Beginning on January 29th and running until February 11th, more than 200 of the city’s best restaurants will be offering three-course menus priced between $18 and $28 for lunch and $25 to $45 for dinner. We listed our top picks from this year’s participating restaurants. Make your reservation early before it’s too late!

America Restaurant

Winterlicious 2016 Menu Item: Roasted Bradford Bay Chicken Breast

America is a contemporary American cuisine restaurant located on the 31st floor of the Trump Hotel in the Financial District. The restaurant focuses on American cuisine and is headed by Chef Markus Bestif and Bill Osborne. America will be offering a three-course prix fixe for $28 at lunch and $45 at dinner.

Auberge du Pommier

Auberge du Pommier - Poulet
Winterlicious 2016 Menu Item: Poulet

Situated in a 19th century cottage, Auberge is a very formal, very upscale tribute to modern French dining. A great spot for formal occasions, and guests are advised to dress in dinner, business or smart casual attire.


Bannock - Northern Woods Oyster Mushroom Pizza
Winterlicious 2016 Menu Item: Northern Woods Oyster Mushroom Pizza

Bannock serves Canadian comfort food at its finest. Serving lunch and dinner from Monday to Saturday, menu items include, sandwiches, burgers, and fresh fish.

Biff’s Bistro

Biff's Bistro - Roulade de Porc
Winterlicious 2016 Menu Item: Roulade de Porc

Moderately priced fare in an elegant atmosphere is perfect for that business lunch or pre-theatre dinner rush.

Cafe Boulud


Located in the flagship Four Seasons Hotel Toronto, Café Boulud, by Chef Daniel Boulud, serves a menu inspired by Chef Daniel’s family’s meals in Lyon. The kitchen boasts a gleaming rotisserie—the only one of its kind in downtown Toronto—with both vertical and horizontal spits allowing for simultaneous cooking of meat, poultry, fish and vegetables.


Canoe - Albacore Tuna Crudo
Winterlicious 2016 Menu Item: Albacore Tuna Crudo

Canoe’s unique location high atop the TD Bank Tower affords a breathtaking view of the city. The design is clean and simple, yet absolutely stylish—a brilliant reflection of this country’s rich, raw environment.


Canteen - Chicken Kathi Roll
Winterlicious 2016 Menu Item: Chicken Kathi Roll

O&B Canteen is a casual, fresh market café and bakery, as well as a “grab and go” counter located in the heart of Toronto’s entertainment district in the TIFF Bell Lightbox. All of O&B Canteen’s chef-prepared offerings use fresh ingredients, from house-made sandwiches and breakfast butties to roasted half chicken and oven-baked pizzas.

Colette Grand Cafe


The cuisine, décor, and atmosphere at Colette Grand Café celebrate the essence of French style. The French are praised for their impeccable cooking techniques and refined dishes, but it is the simplicity of France’s national cuisine that put it on the world stage.

Copa Cabana


Let the aroma of this Brazillian style rodizio barbeque guide you into an escape from the ordinary. Copacabana will evoke a feeling of pleasure through smell, sound, sight and most of all taste,  you may think you went to Rio.


Winterlicious 2016 Menu Item: Char-Grilled Brisket
Winterlicious 2016 Menu Item: Char-Grilled Brisket

Jump combines classic style with sleek modern eclecticism. The sky-high glass atrium, dramatic lighting elements, signature New York style bar and courtyard patio provide the perfect backdrop for their world-inspired cuisine.

La Societe


La Societe offers a place in which to unwind, feeling as if you’ve stepped in off a boulevard in Paris – the rich interior features dark wood finishing, antique French furnishings, semi-circular booths, a stained glass ceiling and a fully enclosed heated garden terrace complete with topiaries.



Susur Lee’s outpost Luckee serves up traditional dishes from different regions of China. The star of the show is the twists on classic dim sum dishes where slight variations make for a surprisingly satisfying brunch food.


Winterlicious 2016 Menu Item: Braised Beef Short Rib
Winterlicious 2016 Menu Item: Braised Beef Short Rib

Take a culinary tour of Toronto’s diverse cultural neighbourhoods with Luma’s innovative menu, and enjoy hand-crafted cocktails and a robust wine list.

SpeakEasy 21

Winterlicious 2016 Menu Item: Pork Belly Skewers

A Resto-Bar serving Contemporary Bistro fare with a large selection of custom crafted cocktails and spirits.

The Drake

Winterlicious 2016 Menu Item: Sweet Potato Toast
Winterlicious 2016 Menu Item: Sweet Potato Toast

Local media don’t call Drake’s kitchen “right on the mark” for nothing. Once a railway hostel on the edge of town, the Drake Hotel has undergone several renovations over its nine years to transform into one of the sleekest joints in town.

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