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LaVinia Restaurant

2350 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto, Ontario M8V 1B6, Canada
+1 647-748-2350
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“paella” (118 reviews)
“tapas” (95 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2350 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto, Ontario M8V 1B6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently visited Spain and enjoyed delicious local food from some small non-descript establishments. The food here at LaVinia is very reminiscent of the food we enjoyed in Spain. Stuffed piquillo peppers were flavourful and interesting. The quail appetizer was beautifully grilled and had such a...More

1  Thank must_travel_soon_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to LaVinia for the first time on a Sunday evening on the recommendation of friends. While most of the restaurants we passed were half empty, this place was packed. The menu is varied; plenty of tapas. We tried the grilled calamari and the...More

1  Thank Shep404
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

La Vinia restaurant is consistently serving some of the most delicious Spanish food anywhere and some of the best food in Toronto. We return every year on visits to Toronto.

1  Thank Jan K
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

On a non descript part of lakeshore in a strip mall this restaurant is a gem. Chef Fernando and his family run this Spanish restaurant and it is superb Paella was superb. Fried milk for dessert unexpectedly excellent Already discovered by locals it was full...More

1  Thank Lesia B
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Wow .....this place is so sad....We went there with the expectations that we will have somewhat similar experience like in Spain. We were so sad when we tried and tasted the food......the food is below average, not even able to compare with some North American...More

1  Thank beauty_2003
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Food is very good in this small restaurant. Service is attentive. We will be back! It is worth a try!

2  Thank Angie C
Reviewed 23 October 2017

What a wonderful experience I had last week in this restaurant. The paella was absolutely delicious and reminded me of the year I spent living in Spain. The atmosphere, the decor, the servers and of course the food were all first rate. I would dearly...More

3  Thank Louise M
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Excellent service, excellent food, very nice ambiance, good wine selection, highly recommended. Paella is excellent and fresh. Large variety of tapas as well. If you like spanish food you will not be disappointed.

2  Thank Mario H
Reviewed 20 October 2017

The food here is very good but the service is outstanding! Fernando the owner and chef comes out to talk to you and to ensure all is well! The wait staff are exceptionally professional and just lovely! We are so lucky that this is so...More

2  Thank Fanny4111927
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We took my parents there as a Thank You for all their help with our wedding and we were not disappointed. Our server was excellent and very nice! The food and the wine stole the show though. Paella served table side was so flavourful and...More

1  Thank Jeffrey M
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Questions & Answers
27 July 2016|
Response from SpanishTroubadour | Reviewed this property |
In general would say no!
27 July 2016|
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Response from SpanishTroubadour | Reviewed this property |
Asked Jaime (owner) this very question and his response was nice casual is fine for dinner, and jeans with a nice polo ok for men (what I wore). He specifically said no t-shirts, shorts, or.. and he laughed.. flip-flops! We... More
Terry R
10 November 2015|
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Response from Grazka S | Reviewed this property |
They take reservations and I would recommend it in high season. They responded to my inquiries within couple hours. So call, e-mail and you get the response.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2350 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto, Ontario M8V 1B6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Etobicoke
  • Neighbourhood: Etobicoke
  • Phone Number: +1 647-748-2350
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