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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%
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“brunch” (41 reviews)
“lobster” (24 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 22:30 Hours
Canadian, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
181 Wellington St W | The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3G7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 5 weeks ago 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 15 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 15 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
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

The meal at Toca was fantastic. Ali, our server, was kind, knowledgeable and very friendly. Amazing service!! For the appetizer, we had the hen egg with artichokes and truffles (a must!) and the cured trout with whipped ricotta. The dishes were creative and unpretentious. The...More

1  Thank RichardAndNathalie
Reviewed 30 March 2018

The only place to celebrate a special occasion. Even if its just celebrating its Sunday. We booked the 11:30 time, and the excellent service began before we even stat down. Our waiter was Ryain and suddenly our lovely champagne glasses where being filled with fresh...More

1  Thank sunshinegal99
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a restaurant close to Roy Thomson Hall as we were going to the symphony. TOCA is situated in the Ritz Carlton across the street. The atmosphere is lovely and complementary for fine dining. All of the servers were courteous. I ordered...More

1  Thank Lori-Anne H
Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
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
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Lily B
10 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.
12 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.
4 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
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$51
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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 15:00
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
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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