Food festivals are not typically what come to mind when thinking of the Canadian winter but here in Toronto, foodies are gearing up for Winterlicious, a two-week culinary celebration. Winterlicious has become one of Toronto's most popular festivals and with more and more restaurants signing up, this year is set to be the best yet! With more that 220 restaurants registered, whether you want to fill that Thai fusion craving, want to try something new like fire seared sushi, or even if you simply want to live lavishly at a fraction of the price, Winterlicious is great for the both your palate and wallet!



An unbelievable escape from ordinary, this rooftop restaurant sits 16 stories above the city, giving way to incredible views of the Toronto skyline. The menu is equally as impressive, featuring contemporary French creations sure to please your taste buds. Throw in a first-class cocktail menu and you may never want to leave!

Executive Chef Romain Avril brings years of international experience to an innovative environment, endlessly delighting patrons with his contemporary French creations.

Chez Lavelle627 King St. W.

Bar Buca

An authentic Italian eatery with a creative menu carefully crafted by Executive Chef Rob Gentile. This menu is a reflection of a commitment to fresh, authentic, and seasonal ingredients. A thorough wine list and classic Italian cocktails are the perfect compliment to every meal, while the combination of the industrial aesthetic & classic materials along with the energy of the open kitchen are sure to elevate any dining experience to memorable heights.

Bar Buca 75 Portland St.

Colette Grand Café

Where every ingredient is treated with integrity and care, Colette Grand Café celebrates the essence of French style. With their impeccable cooking techniques and refined dishes, the simplicity of the cuisine will blow you away.

Colette Grand Café 550 Wellington St. W.


An amazing Brazilian culinary experience! Enjoy authentic Brazilian Rodizio, with a large selection of seasoned, grilled meats and fresh salads, breads, and side dishes that are sure to satisfy. With exceptional service and a memorable atmosphere, Copa Cabana will have you returning again and again.

Copacabana 150 Eglinton Ave E.

Alleycatz Restaurant & Jazz Bar

Designed for music lovers & food enthusiasts, this Mediterranean restaurant is full of delicious delights. Let your senses wander as the live band serenades you through your meal & enjoy a wide variety of creative martinis, all within an extraordinary atmosphere consisting of red oak & exposed brick.

Alleycatz2409 Yonge St.

Big Crow

It's hard to beat a big ol' campfire cookout in the winter! Big crow never fails to deliver an amazing cookout experience, all while keeping warm in their dining room. Enjoy Canadian styled BBQ from the grill, craft beers, and creative cocktails at a communal picnic table in this Algonquin style smokehouse.

Big Crow176 Dupont St.