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Lamesa Filipino Kitchen

#328 of 7,006 Restaurants in Toronto}
$$ - $$$Philippine, Asian,
669 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1E6, Canada
+1 647-346-2377
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Philippine, Asian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
669 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1E6, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went to Lamesa for my birthday dinner and it was absolutely lovely. None of the people in my group had ever had Filipino food before, and our server was super knowledgeable and helpful. We ordered the braised beef cheek, chicken adobo, albacore tuna, broccolini, cauliflower,...More

Thank chunkymonkey1990
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I tried Lamesa on the off-chance while working in Toronto as it was close to where I was staying. Popping in one evening without a booking I was warmly welcomed and seated near the kitchen. The menu is brief and having never eaten Filipino the...More

Thank Denniselite67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We tried this restaurant before going to Factory Theatre just around the corner. It was great! We were a table of 5 so we shared everything and every single dish was a winner. Highlights were the fish special (only on Thursdays) and the chicken adobo,...More

Thank Montreal_Paulb
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

After a lengthy walk down Queen street we stumbled upon Lamesa.It was immediately the right fit. Friendly atmosphere with an artsy touch. The food was absolutely out of this world. Reasonable priced. We went for Brunch on Saturday, can't wait to try their dinner menus....More

Thank canadamaus
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Filipino food with a fusion twist. Even the desserts were more flavourful and sophisticated than you would typically get at other Filipino dining establishments. The novelty of eating off banana leaves with our hands was fun. The range of flavours was divine and in some...More

Thank TravelBugDiva
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We selected this place for dinner because it was in the area and the menu seemed interesting for our first exposure to Filipino cooking. We were welcomed and seated promptly at our reservation time. The host told us that it was "Filipino Fine Dining" and...More

Thank NotLostFound
Reviewed 5 August 2017

It was my first time coming here and the restaurant is quite nice. I love the artwork on the walls. We ordered the lamesa salad, the zucchini and mushroom appetizer, the daily special, which happened to be milk fish that day. Then we ordered a...More

Thank Peiji
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Had dinner with this Filipino restaurant. Had Lechon, trout Laing, humba and tuna kinilaw... so delicious. I didn't expect it to be that good. Will surely and highly recommended.

Thank Susn O
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The food was excellent in taste and preparation, but pricey for the simple ingredients involved. Every dish was interesting and flavourful, with good pace from the kitchen. Service was friendly with knowledgeable servers. Bench style tables had rock hard wood plank seating, not very comfy....More

Thank must_travel_soon_10
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a small but lovely restaurant it feels like a favorite with the locals. I haven't had much Filipino food but it was delicious... Very tasty, very fresh. the staff was great - very flexible and accommodating.

Thank judithanneflanagan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 669 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1E6, Canada
    (Between Markham St. and Bathurst St.)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Queen Street and West Queen West
  • Neighbourhood: Queen Street and West Queen West
  • Phone Number: +1 647-346-2377
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