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Toca

181 Wellington St W | The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3G7, Canada
+1 416-585-2500
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (42 reviews)
“lobster” (25 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 2:30 pm Hours
CUISINES
Canadian, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
181 Wellington St W | The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3G7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 299 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Perfect location (near Bay St banks) and ambience (quiet and intimate) for business breakfast, even if you need an option as early as 630 am. Food options are limited for breakfast but perfectly well suited for whatever you might need - eggs, granola, and then...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Sunday brunch at Toca has two seatings. One at 12 noon and the other one at 2:30 pm. We selected the earlier seating and were very happy with our choice. The dress attire was casual although some people were very nicely dressed in suits...More

Thank Maciej M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered a fairly standard dish - spaghetti with marinara. The spaghetti was over cooked and the sauce lacked flavor. I did enjoy the bread. I would not recommend this restaurant or at least the spaghetti marinara.More

Thank DM T
Franck A, General Manager at Toca, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear DM T, Thank you for your taking the time to write your review for our TOCA restaurant. While it is disappointing to hear that your experience did not live up to your expectations, we appreciate your constructive feedback. We would appreciate you giving us...More

Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Came here for late Sunday afternoon brunch. I have to say this is one of the best brunch restaurants I have been to. It is buffet style with an amazing cold seafood (oysters, lobster tail, shrimp, smoked salmon) and amazing cuts of meats, soups, salads...More

Thank Herman N
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Ravioli that filled the mouth with flavour, followed by excellent chicken, accompanied by a glass of very good Italian Pinot Noir (chosen with the aid of a waitress who was knowledgable and sensible enough to make me taste before ordering the much thinner Canadian pinot...More

1  Thank London_Brief
Reviewed 30 April 2018

I have not seen a buffet as well appointed or opulent as the Sunday Brunch Buffet featured at Toca, since the last millennium. A full selection of cheeses and fresh bread. Seafood ( Oysters, king crab, lobster, scallops,Tuna carpaccio and smoked salmon) , carving table,...More

1  Thank Allan M
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

This is a great restaurant with attentive, efficient, and friendly service. We booked a table to celebrate my daughter’s birthday. Arrived a little late but were recognized and greeted cheerfully at reception. All the dishes that we ordered were extremely well prepared and elegantly served....More

1  Thank NewInCanada
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Ate here last Friday evening for the first time, while visiting Toronto. Other family members dining with us regard it as among the very best restaurants in the city. They weren't wrong! Comfortable seating, stylish ambience (trattoria-style), polished service. We had salummi, then mushroom broth...More

1  Thank BluenoseQueen
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We had a nice meal here before the theatre, the food was good and the restaurant itself has an elegant atmosphere, and the service was efficient to get us to the show in time. My only complaint was that our waiter was unfriendly and acted...More

2  Thank lizjc2015
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We have had many excellent meals at TOCA but this one was truly outstanding. Everything came together from start to finish. Our mains were Patagonian toothfish where was cooked to perfection. Beautiful subtle preparation with brought out melt-in-your-mouth texture and flavours of the fish. This...More

1  Thank FuzzyBeaver
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destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
...More
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Lily B
11 December 2017|
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Response from ApiciusHotelier | Reviewed this property |
Must disclose that I work for Marriott International in another country and other brand. We had dinner here and it was very nice, good service, good food, good ambience.
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viata
13 February 2017|
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Response from penny k | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Yes, breakfast is served in Toca, they have buffet and Ala Carte.
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Umer77
5 September 2016|
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Response from Boltonian995 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the restaurant is very friendly to all and go out of their way to accommodate you. You will I ma sure enjoy the experience.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 51
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 Wellington St W | The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3G7, Canada
  • Public Transportation: St. Andrew (King) Subway station
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown West
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown West
  • Phone Number: +1 416-585-2500
  • E-mail
Description
TOCA offers handcrafted Italian cuisine complemented by seasonal flavours and locally-sourced produce. Located in the heart of Toronto's Performing Arts & Theatre District, TOCA occupies the mezzanine level of The Ritz-Carlton hotel. TOCA is proud to collaborate with Chef Oliver Glowig, one of Rome's most celebrated culinary leaders.
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