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107 King St E | Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5C 1G6, Canada
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“spanish fries” (21 reviews)
“curried shrimp” (19 reviews)
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Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
107 King St E | Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5C 1G6, Canada
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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Origin is high end tapas dining ie lots of small plates that allow for tasting of multiple dishes. Very cool concept and often very busy. Bear in mind this is a upscale restaurant and the prices match but for a special occasion, it is well...More

Thank Tntelvis
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

There are many dishes at Origin that are outstanding. There are also many mediocre dishes. It is the service that really stands out, and not in a good way. We once waited 1 1/2 hours for our food. Many of played get confused and it...More

Thank Laura P
Reviewed 11 December 2016

I'm not a foodie but when you've had a great meal that's been served by a very attentive staff as well as a wonderful chef and his team, its only right to let others know where they too can share in a similar experience. Origin...More

Thank WeTheNorth
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Origin Restaurant a truly taste of the worlds flavours! A group of 8 of us visited Origin Restaurant. This spot has a very cool vibe. Located on the east side of Yonge in downtown Toronto. Origin was a culinary experience of Chef Claudio Aprile creations....More

Thank Dom S
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Good place to dine if you're by yourself as you can sit at a counter watching the food being prepared. I thought the service was exceptionally attentive and friendly. For food, I'd recommend the Brussels sprouts for a starter and the artic char as a...More

Thank DougJ25
Reviewed 30 November 2016

City: In the historic downtown Toronto neighborhood of St. Lawrence. Cuisine: Global Food with diverse cuisines No. of guests: 2 Meal time: Dinner Ambiance and setting: Classy Food Bar The Chef(s): Claudio Aprile The Food: Steak Tartare: Superb Scallop Ceviche: This is one of the...More

Thank Knight_Wayne
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We had a good experience here. The menu and the plates make sense for sharing and the serving sizes are generous. There are plenty of things that set this place apart from the norm (two great steak choices, roasted carrots and other vegetables, interesting grains,...More

Thank squash
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Had a fantastic brunch with friends. Food amazing, great Caesar and service was outstanding! Definitely recommend!

Thank Judy G
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We were walking around Toronto and wanted a few drinks before a show we were going to. We sat on the patio and enjoyed the atmosphere and cold drinks. The prices and service was great. The food that came out looked very good so we...More

Thank klein3
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We were not particularly looking for a gourmet brunch/lunch for this weekend day. Just wanted to have a bite before running some errands. And we landed in this restaurant. The decor was an absolute delight. Modern Canadian and yet very unique. (What more can one...More

Thank Team009
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$51 - US$51
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 King St E | Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5C 1G6, Canada
    (Church Street)
  • Public Transportation: Subway: King
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 416-603-8009
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