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259 Host

259 Wellington St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3P9, Canada
+1 416-962-4678
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“naan” (21 reviews)
“butter chicken” (25 reviews)
“tikka” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:45 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
259 Wellington St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3P9, Canada
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

We had a delicious dinner at 259 Host. We got two vegetable entrees that were vegan and shared them. Nice amount for sharing. The waiter and chef understand what vegan means and we had no problem getting what we needed. Only negative that I felt...More

Thank SunLuver911
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Veg food was OK, but non veg food needed a lot of improvement All the non veg dishes were below standard. Service was good only one waiter to serve all the customers. Complained about the food the excuse was change in chef.. I think if...More

Thank Rohnen M
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

I wanted to take my host in Toronto for a treat and their choice was Indian food because they were Indians and also vegetarian..... the restaurant serves some real good Indian authentic food even though we did not try much of the food because we...More

Thank pammuc
Reviewed 14 September 2017

One of our friends who was a Toronto resident strongly recommended the place for dinner. My family four of us went and had dinner. Very pleased with the food quality, we have ordered chicken and their popular Indian entrees, eg mushroom special. Rotis were freshly...More

Thank Murty V
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

4th time at this restaurant, the food is always great, ample portions, fair price. All 4 of us went for the Thali options this time - vegetation, lamb, goat and chicken. We all shared each other dishes, just to get an idea of the quality...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

The best Indian food downtown in a nice atmosphere. The chicken tikka was perfect. Highly recommend.

Thank 937Joe
Reviewed 26 August 2017

My wife and I went to 259 Host recently for dinner while on vacation in area. Location is heart of downtown so easy walk from our hotel. Food was excellent. Had green chicken tikka masala and it was excellent. My wife had vegetarian dish with...More

Thank u2fan56
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The food was very good, but the prices were a little high. The wait can be pretty crazy during peak hours. Much more upscale than you normally expect for an indian restaurant.

Thank pgreer
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The food is the best in downtown! Bengal fish curry is delicious, melts in mouth. Chicken biryani is full of flavours. Kudos to the chef for such awesome food! The bad part is service. The waiters and supervisor there are little rude. I had my...More

Thank GlobetrottingKruti
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great meal here with my wife visiting from FL. We both love Indian food. Nice clean contemporary atmosphere. The service was terrific, very professional, and the food was excellent. It was served hot and flavorful. We has the samosa sampler, butter chicken, lamb...More

Thank RoentgenWarrior
Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:45 AM - 3:30 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 259 Wellington St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3P9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown West
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown West
  • Phone Number: +1 416-962-4678
Quality Indian food in a relaxed and intimate setting. The knowledgeable staff will help you choose from their variety of creative dishes.
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