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Sassafraz

100 Cumberland St, Toronto, Ontario M5R 1A6, Canada
+1 416-964-2222
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (30 reviews)
“lobster bites” (16 reviews)
“beignets” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
100 Cumberland St, Toronto, Ontario M5R 1A6, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our summerlicious dinner experience at Sassafraz was a lovely experience. The menu offered a variety of options and the dishes were flavorful and generous in portion, not to mention quite pretty overall. Both the octopus and lamb were amazing! The dining hall had an event...More

Thank Nadiya V
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I went and tried the summerlicious menu. We started with the Duck pate and the octopus - the octopus was very tender and served with heirloom tomatoes and feta; when all combined in one mouthful the earthiness of the tomatoes and feta...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for summerlicious menu which looked really appealing. Had starter of duck pate which was amazing. Could have eaten that again for main and kinda wish I did. Instead, I had the duck breast which was average at best. A bit chewy and the veg...More

1  Thank suzc22
Reviewed 1 week ago

great ambience, nice cocktail and wine selection and the most perfectly cooked scallops i've ever had.

Thank sherezam
Reviewed 1 week ago

While there is no dearth for a good fine dining restaurant in Yorkville, Sassafraz definitely stands out with its great fine dining menu and wine selection - pamper your tastebuds. It might pinch your wallet but definitely worth it if it's for an occasion.

Thank Shilpa D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch with a girlfriend last Saturday and enjoyed the beautiful and tasty Summerlicious Menu. We started with Blue Crab salad, then had the shrimp device with Forbidden rice and had the chocolate cake for dessert. According to my girlfriend, it was absolute heaven on...More

Thank Anita K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sassafraz has been an institution in Toronto. And yet, after visiting, I am not sure why. The food is fine, not earth shattering, but fine. Service, on the other hand, was less than fine. The place seemed frantic, but the restaurant was not full. I...More

1  Thank Gibarca
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I dined here as part of a large group using their private room upstairs. The room is quite spacious and modern with a wine rack along one wall. We had a choice from a fixed menu. The asparagus and sweet potato soup was quite good....More

Thank TorontoMusicman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When in Toronto - you have a great selection of restaurants to choose from - if you are in the Yorkville area this restaurant is a must to visit - with a mix of indoor/outdoor dining, plus a cafe bar section, plus a fine dining...More

Thank keith950
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I finally had the opportunity to stop in for lunch. It was mid afternoon on a weekday and I came in at the tail end of what seemed like a busy day. As a solo diner, the server seemed to forget about me. I started...More

Thank Rivergirl1
Nearby
Midtown
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
...More
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Response from Magdalena S | Reviewed this property |
It's an upscale restaurant in yorkville so I wouldn't wear sweat pants and a hoodie but jeans and shirt is just fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 70
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Cumberland St, Toronto, Ontario M5R 1A6, Canada
    (Bloor and Bay Streets)
  • Public Transportation: Bay Subway Station
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-964-2222
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