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LaVinia Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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2350 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto, Ontario M8V 1B8, Canada
+1 647-748-2350
Sun 15:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Toronto, Ontario
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The food was exquisite, the service was supreme and the ambiance was just perfect. When the chef came out to talk to our table I thought for sure I was in Europe for a moment. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone who likes Spanish food.

Thank adp22780
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
61 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a lot of research I wanted to visit a special local place for Valentine's Day with my wife. The reviews were amazing and decided to give it a shot. The service was outstanding and couldn't ask for anything more. The food (mussels, soup, paella's were delicious. Just a tip I would suggest one paella can easily be enough for... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went as a group of 6 and had a great time. The restaurant's chef is the owner and he came out to check to see how we liked our meal. It was busy so I would suggest making a reservation. Very unique dishes and lot's choice. Great local restaurant with a large wine list. Enjoy.

Thank P L
Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this lovely restaurant to celebrate a birthday the food was amazing, our service was excellent and the atmosphere is lovely. I recommend it to anyone who enjoys seafood.

Thank Bardha88
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was exceptionally attentive. The appetizers were delicious; carpaccio, white anchovies and chorizo. The mains were hit and miss. My dad loved his veal but we were underwhelmed by the paella, risotto and calamari. Would've given it a 4/5 at this point. The final bill was for $315. Much more than I expected. Disappointed.

Thank Mike O
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cozy family Spanish restaurant. All dishes are fantastic. Perfectly prepared and cooked with just the right amount of seasoning. Price is very reasonable. Amazing wine list - we had 2 amazing bottles of Spanish wines which you can't find at LCBO. Owner / Chef Fernando and his son Jamie are super friendly; they really express their passion and love for... More 

Thank BenGret
Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful delicious dinner with friends. La Vinia is a gem!! Amazing food, excellent service, very knowledgeable staff, great atmosphere and a charismatic chef who visits every table. We strongly recommend this restaurant for a very authentic Spanish dining experience!!!

Thank Seville61
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I went here and we have roots in the Spanish culture and wanted to try thing new "traditional Spanish restaurant" that had opened up. Location - very off the beaten path Decor - moderately traditional Food - we were served bread that felt like it was bought from the No Frills bakery section and it was served... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were visiting this restaurant yesterday to celebrate our friend's birthday. The quality of the food was good, but the portions (especially appetizers) were small. Or overpriced for this amount. Frankly speaking I was surprised for the rating - as for me it is not justified.

Thank Tatiana K
Toronto, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was incredible! The staff was very kind, the chef as well honest humble and kind. The food was perfect. Surprisingly amazing, I've had good food before, but this was a whole new level. I read a review about a Michelin star. I have eaten at many Michelin restaurants in France and in Rome, and this experience trumps those.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2350 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto, Ontario M8V 1B8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Etobicoke
  • Neighbourhood: Etobicoke
  • Phone Number: +1 647-748-2350

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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