The Real Scoop on Winterlicious This Year
Winterlicious is upon us. This year, there are an astounding 200+ restaurants that are partaking. Running from January 30th to February 12th, we encourage you all to take advantage of these pre-fixe meals from some of Toronto’s top restaurants.
It is a very daunting task trying to pick and choose from a list of 200+ restaurants, so we’ve done some work for you to narrow this list down to our top three go-too’s (yes, I made up that word).
Brought to you by Mark McEwan, North 44 is a staple in Toronto, as well as on the Winterlicious hit list, taking part every year since it first began. This is your chance to fine dine in one of Toronto’s top restaurants without putting a hole in your pocket.
$45 dinner menu (plus taxes and gratuity)
Highlights: Rock Shrimps, Forged Mushroom Puree (vegan), Veal “Two Ways” Grilled Striploin, Tumeric Crusted Cauliflower Steak, Soy Glazed East Coast Salmon, Dark Chocolate Mousse, Sticky Toffee Pudding, Dulce de Leche Cheesecake
Brought to you by Susur Lee, Luckee is his latest Toronto hot spot. The gourmet Chinese pre-fixe menu gives you lots of options to choose from.
$35 dinner menu (plus taxes and gratuity)
Highlights: Steamed Spinach & Chinese Celery Dumplings, Crispy Shrimp Wontons, Luckee Duck (yes, that could be you ;), Singaporean Curry Noodles (vegetarian), Soya Marinated Baked Black Cod, Five Spice Chicken, Sesame Rice Donuts
The Saint Tavern
This upscale tavern serves some of the finest comfort foods around. It is important to note that their Winterlicious menu is all-local this year. At this price point, you cannot go wrong.
$25 dinner menu (plus taxes and gratuity)
Highlights: Roasted Tomato Soup (vegetarian), Reuben Sandwich Sausage, Pierogi, Saint Cheeseburger, Fried Chicken, Sauteed Rainbow Trout, Rye Dumplings, Pork Shoulder Pastrami, Braised Beef Chuck, Warm Chocolate Mousse (vegetarian), Lemon Curd (vegetarian), Raw Milk Cheddar (vegetarian)