The Best 12 Toronto Wedding Venues Restaurants For Your Special Event

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Toronto is a city that has some of the most amazing restaurant wedding venues. From old-world charm to modern design, Toronto has it all. No matter your budget or your requirements, we are sure you will find a great event space for your big day!

1 George Restaurant

Located on Queen Street in downtown Toronto, George is the place to go for good food and great service. George offers a full bar and a fabulous wine list and makes for a perfect wedding venue for either a small or large wedding celebration.

George Restaurant can accommodate up to 210 guests and it is one of the best places in Toronto to eat and celebrate a special occasion. It has an elegant atmosphere with warm service and an impressive wine list.

It would be perfect for a small or large celebration such as a wedding, birthday party, anniversary party, business meeting or just a really nice dinner with friends.

There’s a great outdoor patio as well. George is conveniently located on Queen St. East  and there are several nearby parking lots. 

Sassafraz Wedding

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2 Sassafraz

Restaurant Sassafraz offers a delicious selection of dishes. The restaurant is located in Yorkville and is decorated with rich, earthy tones and soothing calming colours. 

Sassafraz prides itself on using only the highest quality ingredients and serves its meals with an air of warmth and friendliness. The food is so good that many brides choose Sassafraz for their special day.

Sassafraz can accommodate up to 150 guests in a seated setting. You can have the ceremony in the room on the second floor, followed by the reception on the lower level. A very common setting for the head table is by the living wall. We recommend taking a photo of all your guests from the upper balcony.

At first glance, Malaparte doesn't seem like a venue where most people would hold their wedding. It's a quirky little space with an industrial vibe and an unmistakable charm.

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3 Malaparte

f you have been looking for a unique, modern and elegant venue in downtown Toronto, then Malaparte should be at the top of your list.

Located in the heart of the entertainment district in the trendy King West neighbourhood, this elegant event space can hold up to 500 guests and has a modern, urban feel. The building is a historical hotel dating back to 1891 which makes for a unique experience on your big day.

Mildred's Temple Kitchen Wedding

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4 Mildred's Temple Kitchen

A warm welcome awaits you at Mildred's Temple Kitchen where the friendly and professional staff are always eager to help with ideas and suggestions for making your special occasion a truly memorable one.

Over the years, guests have raved about the food, service, location and decor. The restaurant has an airy, light-filled interior. Mildred's Kitchen Temple can host weddings up to 200 people and on its large patio 45 guests can enjoy a drink or two.

Toronto's Sassafraz restaurant is a multipurpose venue space that can be used for wedding ceremonies and receptions.  This it is an ideal place for an outdoor ceremony.  The reception area features an enormous bar with a dance floor.   The food is outstanding, and the space is both unique and elegant.  The large windows at the top of the building look out on the water and are a perfect place to take a break during the party.  The private rooms, also with water views, are perfect for small parties and the large hall is great for larger ones.

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5 Canoe

Canoe offers a spectacular view of Lake Ontario and as many as 140 guests can enjoy the views and the flawless food. While there is no rental fee for the space, there is a minimum food and beverage spending you need to reach.

For a Sunday wedding, you need to spend at least $12,000 while for Saturdays and long weekends, the minimum is $18,000.

6 Via Norte

Via Norte is a Portuguese event venue located in Little Italy, at 938 College Street, in Toronto. This unique space features an open-concept floor plan with exposed brick walls, wooden beams and an industrial feel. It can accommodate up to 150 guests for a sitdown dinner. The seafood is divine and the atmosphere is relaxed yet classy.

7 Archeo

Archeo is a splendid Italian restaurant located in the Distillery District, in a former carpentry shop. Arranged around antique wooden dining tables, guests are treated to an intimate, sophisticated atmosphere. You can have small weddings of 50 people or you can host up to 150 with ease. With its large patio area, Archeo is an excellent choice for outdoor ceremonies and receptions.

Joso's Restaurant

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8 Joso's

Located in the splendid Yorkville, Joso's Restaurant has an extensive wine list and an exciting array of small plates. Since 1967 Joso's has been offering sumptuous Mediterranean cuisine using the freshest ingredients available.

A white plate with a steak and vegetables on it.

9 Auberge du Pommier

The Auberge du Pommier is a charming French restaurant on Yonge street, just steps from York Mills. The venue can host weddings between 30 and 145 people. The Auberge du Pommier wedding cost starts at $6,000 for the site fee and the cost per person starts at $100. This is an oasis of tranquility in the bustling city and if you have been dreaming of an outdoor ceremony, this is the place to do it.

10 Luma

Luma is a chic restaurant, part of the Oliver & Bonacini chain and can accommodate weddings from 12 to 200 people. The ambience is warm and inviting with a modern feel, high ceilings and large windows that overlook King Street West.

The food is delicious and there is a large patio area where you can host your reception.

11 Balzac's

Known for its great coffee varieties and its prime location in the Distillery District, Balzac's also offers a pleasant atmosphere for special occasions. The restaurant can accommodate parties of 20 to 200 people. The venue also has a lovely outdoor patio area.

The Chase Restaurant

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12 The Chase

This French-Italian restaurant is one of the gems you can find in the heart of downtown Toronto. Its floor to ceiling windows and its location on the fifth floor of the historical Dineen Building makes it an elegant and unique setting for any occasion. The restaurant can accommodate parties of up to 140 people. The venue also has a lovely outdoor patio area.


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