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Montecito

299 Adelaide St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1P7, Canada
+1 416-599-0299
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (18 reviews)
“kale salad” (40 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Value
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LOCATION
299 Adelaide St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1P7, Canada
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51 - 60 of 271 reviews

Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

We went here with a group of 10. 3 ordered the pork belly dish,one mussels fettuccine,another salmon, one pizza, 2 beef, and 2 the ricotta stuffed ravioli. I got the ravioli as I don't do mussels. I should've have got the salmon! The peas were...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Superstar08
Natalie B, Manager at Montecito, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2017

Hi There, We're sorry you had a less than perfect experience and that you didn't enjoy your meal at Montecito. We'd like to be in touch further. Please reach out to our General Manager Heather (heather@montcitorestaurant.ca) so we can get more information about your visit...More

Reviewed July 7, 2017

the place had a very nice decor and easy laid back feel even it it looks formal. Ambiance was masculine but with nice feminine touches and very warm tones. Beautiful look over from the top balcony and you can appreciate the presentation from the ceiling...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank unagiichi
Natalie B, Manager at Montecito, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you back again soon!

Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Came her with my friend for dinner. This restaurant does farm to table California cuisine. The restaurant has a very modern look to it and is located in Toronto's entertainment district and owned by Ivan Reitman, director of films such as ghostbusters and Dave. Menu...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank hermie88
Natalie B, Manager at Montecito, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2017

Hi Herman, Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you back again soon!

Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

I've been here around 8+ times. Service is the best in the city, waitstaff are always on top form. Food is delicious, the sky high kale salad is always a favourite and their potato side dish is a regular order. Have never had a bad...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Marisa M
Natalie B, Manager at Montecito, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2017

Hi Marisa, thank you for visiting us and taking the time to leave us a review. We're so pleased to hear you love what we have to offer, especially our kale salad and potato side dish. Thanks again for sharing your experience with us, and...More

Reviewed June 22, 2017

We walked in with reservations for lunch. We had seen their menu online. The actual menu differed and had very small number of items, non of which were appealing. We left. Can't comment on the food.More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Roy M
Natalie B, Manager at Montecito, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2017

Hi Roy, thank you for your feedback. We use seasonal, local ingredients, so the menus change daily at Montecito. The sample menus on our website do not always reflect our daily offerings, and we're sorry you didn't like what we had to offer on your...More

Reviewed June 15, 2017

I've been to bar/lounge section of Montecito many times for cocktails and small appetizers, but this was the first time I've actually been in the dining room for dinner. It was an awesome place to host a celebration dinner. The personalized menu was a great...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Bonnie S
Natalie B, Manager at Montecito, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2017

Hi Bonnie, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit with us. We hope to see you back again soon to try some new dishes :)

Reviewed June 15, 2017

Decided to drop in while walking by. Ordered pork belly--it was excellent. Chocolate mousse desert quite tasty. Service very good. Prices I thought were reasonable.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank ip241au
Natalie B, Manager at Montecito, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2017

Hello!! Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed June 12, 2017

Umm what more do you need to know!! I came here with 4 friends and we took advantage of the half price wine bottles, charcuterie board and some apps. I think my total bill came to just over $100 for 3 bottles of wine (that...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank ilovedgreece
Natalie B, Manager at Montecito, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2017

Hello!! Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are so glad you enjoyed our Wine Wednesday promotion and we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed June 4, 2017

We had a separate section for our corporate event, where we enjoyed a number of dishes family style. Overall I found the food good, but not mind-blowing. Price was reasonable, and if I were to go back I would order my highlights below for a...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank ziggurat223
Natalie B, Manager at Montecito, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2017

Hi Zach, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

French Canadian restaurant with a great atmosphere. Advertised as fresh from ground to table and it did not disappoint I went with six clients and everyone enjoyed their meals I had the 42-day angus t-bone sharing steak between 4 and a number of sides, it...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Denise B
Natalie B, Manager at Montecito, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2017

Hi Denise, Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. We are happy to hear you and your clients enjoyed your visit and meals. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

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Although a large place it is intimate whereas you really don't notice your surroundings as much. Last time when we went while being seated it seemed empty as it was earlier in the evening however upon leaving -we were... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$26 - US$41
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 299 Adelaide St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1P7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown West
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown West
  • Phone Number: +1 416-599-0299
  • E-mail
Description
Montecito brings to life and deliver a shared love of culture, comfort, innovation and simple culinary excellence. Located in Toronto's Entertainment District, the restaurant is 12,000 square-foot and will seat 399 people in it's two-storey dining room, lounge, and outdoor patio. Just steps away from the TIFF Lightbox, this turn-key event space features a lounge and dining room complete with a private entrance...perfect for celebrity and high-profile events. Montecito's menu changes daily highlighting the simplicity of California cuisine with ingredients that pay homage to the best of Canada coast-to-coast. Visit us at 299 Adelaide St. W!
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