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The Host

14 Prince Arthur Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5R 1A9, Canada
+1 416-962-4678
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Prince Arthur Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5R 1A9, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended!!!! Delicious food, great selection for everyone!!!!! Friendly service... great for a family gathering or romantic ocassion.

Thank hannah s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Host is great Indian food. They are very accommodating and polite. Layout of the place was romantic and there is a small patio you can eat at which is very cute. One dish can be shared with two people and order rice on the...More

Thank natashaangeline
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I was staying at the Intercontinental hotel on Bloor and looking for a good restaurant nearby. The Host came up in my search. It was just around the corner in Yorkville and the thought of a good curry encouraged me to give it a try....More

Thank rick b
Reviewed 16 June 2017

If you want well cooked, authentic Indian food then come along to this great little restaurant. The Host was recommended to us by friends who knew that we were visiting Toronto. We love Indian food and are quite discerning and this place really delivered. The...More

Thank o_Mad_one
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Everything we had was tasty. The service was professional and friendly. White table cloths lent some elegance. I loved the beer glass for my Kingfisher beer. But in the end it is ll about the food. Fabulous.

Thank marcia s
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Stopped for a weekday lunch and The Host. A bit difficult to find, but well worth it. It is a very nice and clean restaurant with friendly and attentive staff. There was no lunch menu so it was a la carte. We shared an appetized...More

1  Thank Daniel1969MTL
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We visited the Yorkville location on a Friday nght. We had reservations for 8 people. The staff are very friendly and attentive. The food is excellent. Generous portions, large selection, very tasty. We all ordered a different dish, with a couple of extras, and just...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

First time but not the last. Food was excellent but the service a bit slow. They have two types of butter chicken. We had the lower fat one and it was amazing. My only complaint is my standard one with all Indian restaurants I.e. Big...More

Thank Terry R
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This is my favorite Indian restaurant and I have been going there for almost 20 years. It's a good choice for birthdays and other special occasions, so long as everyone likes Indian food. Real Indian haute cuisine (although there is a lot of meat on...More

Thank Dianne B
Reviewed 5 April 2017

A superb Indian dinner, with Seekh kebab, a grilled tandoori whitefish, and paneer, plus garlic naan and a Kingfisher beer. Superb.

Thank FineGueule46
Midtown is a dynamic part of Toronto with some of its
most stylish high-rise residences and heritage
buildings. The area sees busy shoppers with bag-laden
arms balancing lattes in paper cups as they travel
from one luxury brand to the next, taking advantage of
the proximity of high-end shops. The reflecting pools,
jogging trails, and nature treks of the Rosehill
Revision are always a hub of outdoor activity, and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 40
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:45 - 14:45
17:00 - 22:00
11:45 - 14:45
17:00 - 22:00
11:45 - 14:45
11:45 - 14:45
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Prince Arthur Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5R 1A9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-962-4678
Estd. 1996. Part of the host group. Celebrity chef Sanjeev Sethi's restaurant.
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