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The Host

14 Prince Arthur Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5R 1A9, Canada
+1 416-962-4678
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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14 Prince Arthur Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5R 1A9, Canada
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

It might have been an off night but the chicken and lamb dishes were not as tender as they should have been. On the other hand the soup and vegetarian dishes were outstanding. Lovely warm atmosphere and attentive service.

Thank Perry S
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Great food, good quantities, great service - we asked for green chilies, chutneys, chopped onions - and got all of them right away with a big smile!! Well done!

Thank momsengupta
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I would highly recommend this restaurant, the food is exceptional. We ordered two curries, a naan, rice and onion bhaji's to share and we were stuffed. The curries were full of flavour, and I'd say it's one of the best Indians I've ever had. The...More

Thank Emma H
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Just had dinner with a colleague at the Host Indian Restaurant in Toronto and the food and service were both excellent. Wee had the Aloo Gobhi (cauliflower and potato in a thick masala) plus tandoori chicken, which was spicy, juicy and mouth-watering. The reception we...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 3 August 2017 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 August 2017 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 17 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

1  Thank rick b
Reviewed 15 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 29 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 19 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
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
US$9 - US$39
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, 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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