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) #207 of 7,017 Restaurants in Toronto €€ - €€€ , Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Palmerston Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Palmerston Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I found ourselves at Woodlot after leaving a restaurant where we had a reservation because it smelt like a dirty bar rag. We had no reservation but managed to get right in. The food was excellent, so was the wine. Pickerel with...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Simple delicious home made food in a quirky environment. Homestyle food, but interesting twists on ingredients and taste. Lovely. Has both vegetarian and meat lovers options. It looks like a shed from the outside but once inside it's all tasty goodness. Check out their website...More

Thank javafinch
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We visited woodlot for the first time for my partners birthday, which is always a risk. I'm so glad we took the leap of faith as they provided an experience that was unforgettable. Everyone loved their meal, our server was incredibly accommodating (we can be...More

Thank Linkj1987
Reviewed 30 June 2017

our first visit won't be the last. Food prepared to a high standard, service friendly but unobtrusive, very good value for money.

Thank John G
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Small menu, extensive wine list, mostly local organic food and wines, great service, superb food. Best fresh bread in the city! What else can one ask for?!? Very happy to be back at least once a month for the last year.

Thank USMB13
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We met our friends in Toronto and we went to the Woodlot for dinner. I wasn't expecting much because they had a larger vegan menu than meat eater one. However my thoughts changed after I got the pork. Man was it good. It had a...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I chose Woodlot because it has a nice patio that moves from sun to shade in the early evening hours during patio season. I really enjoyed it. Here is what I found... 1. Separate, yet comparable menus that are vegetarian and non- vegetarian options. 2....More

Thank mbc421
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Our friends from Toronto made the reservation for this place because they wanted something vegan. We were not disappointed. They got vegan and we got meat and fish. We arrived right at 5 as they were opening. the food is delicious. There is something for...More

Thank m2347m
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Beautiful room, beautiful slow cooked food. Everything we ordered was delicious . Will be returning.

Thank Janet H
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Our large group really enjoyed the experience of dining at the Woodlot. We had a particularly attentive waiter who accommodated our special needs without missing a beat. Food is freshly prepared, so no fast food service here. There is a separate vegetarian menu with as...More

Thank signindoc
Little Italy
Toronto's Little Italy is a city hotspot for cafe
culture and nightlife. There's something for everyone
in Little Italy, apparent from the cross-section of
clubbers in glitzy dresses, and elderly couples
arm-in-arm heading to their favorite wine or pasta
spot. Cafes spill onto the wide sidewalks, pool
lounges and bars are always teeming with noise and
activity, and both outdoor and indoor marketplaces are
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Valerie B
15 April 2017|
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Response from pickascreennamepicka | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall see any children's menu. The simple answer is to call the restaurant. This is not a family spot in my view and not appropriate for children, in any event.
24 October 2015|
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Response from AM-AM-Travellers | Reviewed this property |
We were smart casual, we saw some people there celebration an occasion so they were dressed up abit more, but also saw some friends hanging out who were dressed casual.... so anything goes to be honest. Its a quirky lil... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palmerston Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Public Transportation: We are located at College St and Palmerston Ave
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Little Italy
  • Neighbourhood: Little Italy
  • Phone Number: 647-342-6307
  • E-mail
Woodlot Restaurant offers honest and simple handmade cuisine.
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