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746 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1E9, Canada
+1 416-203-3317
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“duck confit” (3 reviews)
“bay scallops” (3 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
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746 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1E9, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, very nicely done and presented...High quality of ingredients. Assorted and well balanced wine list. The staff is very professional and prepared... If you are in Toronto definitely a must! Fantastic dinner to experience... Not yet the best restaurant in Canada but I am...More

1  Thank Chef traveler L
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The decor here is quite minimalist. You get the impression that they want to focus on a no frills experience with great food. They may have gone a bit too far on the no frills part ... We did a 7 course tasting menu with...More

Thank TorontoJose
Reviewed 29 August 2017

There is a choice between a tasting menu and a four course smaller menu, choosing between two options over the courses. Canis delivers a more "rustic" meal and presentation compared to others of this calibre in the city that offer the same type of fresh...More

Thank javafinch
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

They serve a 4-course tasting menu from seasonal products. If available, try the duck for 2 for your mains.

Thank Ryan P
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Two of us dined at Canis for dinner on a recent Friday evening and had the four course prix fixed menu. I gave the restaurant 4 stars but probably would have liked to give it 3.5 stars. The first course were the raw dishes: raw...More

Thank A_OKD
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This is the third time we go to Canis and the menu has changed! The newly added "raw scallops, cucumber and green tomato" is incredible. The freshness and taste of this dish are fantastic. The duck confit and lamb are great. As for the desert,...More

Thank FP-MSP
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Canis is located in a very Cosmopolitan area of Toronto, just West of Downtown, on Queen Street. The place has an unimpressive entrance, no doorman and no reception, to speak of. You are seated by one of the waiters who happens to pass by. Inside,...More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Celebrated Canada day with family at Canis. What a great choice. Great service, refined courses, appropriate sizes. Absolutely recommended, but you have to make reservations.

Thank C-Z-1982
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We had an 8 pm reservation in early June on a Saturday night. It is a lovely small spot (I'd say 30 seats) that has an open kitchen. We were served equally by 3 young women who were friendly, knowledgeable and efficient. Just terrific. Food...More

Thank MandDplus2
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Canis has been on my list of places to try for some time . Finally my husband and I went on Thursday evening . All I can say is outstanding, fabulous and innovative. Canis had a $65 dollar four course menu . In each of...More

Thank Maggied689
Queen Street and West Queen West
Known as the Art & Design District, West Queen West is
one of the most energetic and dynamic of Toronto's
neighborhoods. Along with its great modernist museums,
clubs, and restaurants, it's home to some of the
funkiest specialty shops, ranging from clothing to
stationary to collectables, and caters to niche and
vintage shoppers of all kinds. That makes it a mecca
for creatives, including hobbyists designers, writers,
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$16 - US$39
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 746 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Queen Street and West Queen West
  • Neighbourhood: Queen Street and West Queen West
  • Phone Number: +1 416-203-3317
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Inspired by the bounty of Canada, our dishes highlight the freshest, and seasonal produce. Rooted in the philosophy of bistronomy, we honour the profile of the ingredients by creating simple and accessible dishes. This is our interpretation of Canadian cuisine.
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