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40 restaurants for New Year's Eve dinner in Toronto

Restaurants for New Year's Eve 2022 dinner in Toronto will be open for indoor dining this year. After most of us celebrated at home last year, these places are bursting to show out with their most impressive dishes and wildest parties.

Here are 40 restaurants for New Year's Eve dinner in Toronto.

Myth

Celebrate "Midnight at Myth" at this splashy new restaurant with bold decor on King West, where you can kick off the New Year with Greek cuisine and a full-on "sensory experience."

Alma

Bubbles will start off your meal at Bloordale restaurant, and from there you can move on to shrimp siu mai, endive and persimmon salad, and mains of roasted duck, miso black cod and shiitake mushroom rice cake.

Mira

A welcome glass of prosecco and live DJ will be waiting at the masquerade party that's going to be held at this King West restaurant on New Year's Eve. There are several seatings for dinner with oysters and options like corn fritters, crab salad, truffle fried rice and Cornish hen.

Drom Taberna

Three bands will be playing at this Queen West restaurant while you gorge on food until 1:30 in the morning to bid farewell to 2021. Expect a lamb roast, oysters and sparkling wine, and late hours with drinks until 3 a.m. and music until 4 a.m.

Louix Louis

The second gala seating is already sold out for New Year's Eve at this Financial District restaurant, so act fast if you want to get in on the first seating for a five-course menu that includes options like oysters, scallops, smoked salmon, Wagyu, duck, their famous "King's Cake" and even a "disco ball" dessert. 

Pink Sky

This restaurant on King West is doing it big with a $125 menu plus an optional $50 wine pairing. A party with a DJ starts at 10 p.m. and goes until late at night.

Toronto Beach Club

A "Hollywood" bash starts at 10 p.m. at this swanky Beaches hotspot following two Mediterreanean-inspired dinner seatings. The first is $95 for three courses, the second is $225 for four courses plus a ticket to the gala bash, and both have the option to add on $50 wine pairings.

Chotto Matte Toronto

This Peruvian restaurant in the Financial District will be transformed for their "Forest of Hikari" party with live immersive entertainment, DJs, and a deluxe set menu that includes items like black cod, yellowtail sashimi and Wagyu striploin.

MIMI Chinese

Three seatings with ascending price points are available for New Year's at this Yorkville restaurant serving a dinner with options like oysters, shrimp toast, scallops, smacked cucumber salad, fried rice, crispy chicken and an oolong sundae. Complimentary glass of champs included.

Selva Toronto

Feel like you've escaped to the deep jungle for the night at this Entertainment District restaurant serving a surprise five-course menu that includes an amuse bouche, shared appetizers, soup, salad, a main and dessert. They'll also have welcome cocktails, and later on, DJ entertainment.

Gia

Get started on your resolutions early at this vegan Italian restaurant on Dundas West that's serving a New Year's dinner for $90 per person that includes focaccia, beet tartare, grilled squash, roasted cauliflower, wild mushroom and leek ravioli, and a chocolate dome.

Bar St. Lo

Get a fresh start to your New Year by dining at this King East area restaurant near St. Lawrence Market that's doing two seatings for six-course prix fixe dinners accompanied by live music. Expect a menu with options like burrata, steak tartare, foie gras, lobster gnocchi and yuzu panna cotta. Vegetarian options are available.

Burdock

This Bloordale brewery is changing things up for New Year's Eve with a wine party that will have a four-course tasting menu with wine pairings where ticketed guests will get the restaurant to themselves. Never fear if you can't snag tickets and don't like wine: at 10 p.m. the place opens up to everyone and there'll be a free saison tower at midnight.

Mira Mira Diner

If you're looking for a seafood extravaganza this New Year's Eve, you can find it at this Beaches restaurant serving a five-course menu of a seafood platter, blinis and caviar, ahi tuna tartare, scallop and bacon, lobster and duck confit, and a dessert duo. Top it off with a champagne toast at midnight.

Atai Bistro

A special menu at this Junction French-Moroccan restaurant includes oysters, a mezze platter, and options like beef tartare, fried sardines, tenderloin, tagine, sea bream, and desserts like poached pear or a "gazelle horn."

Minami Toronto

A five-course tasting menu includes sashimi, lobster and Wagyu at this restaurant in the Entertainment District. Complimentary bubbles await upon arrival, and live jazz will be played by a live band throughout the evening.

Sara Restaurant

Cozy up to New Year's Eve dinner at this elegant restaurant near King and Portland, where a prix fixe menu includes a cacio e pepe puff, chopped salad, bay scallop crudo, shrimp bisque, Parisienne gnocchi, Alaskan king crab, striploin and red velvet truffles.

Drake Hotel

This hotel on West Queen West is doing it big for New Year's Eve with a dinner that starts with Parker House rolls for the table and includes options like potted shrimp, crispy duck, mushroom tourtiere, beef short rib, creme brulee and raspberry sorbet.

Vela

Pop over to King and Portland to find this ultra-cool restaurant serving an NYE menu that starts with a glass of champagne on arrival, then continues with choices like torched hamachi, shrimp ceviche, baked taleggio, braised short rib, black cod and a "Snickers" bar.

Aviv Immigrant Kitchen

New Year's at this St. Clair West restaurant entails a meal with options like roasted beet salad, crab cakes, beef brisket, turkey roulade, mushroom ravioli and a Paris Brest dessert.

Barans

New Year's in Scarborough is a feast and a party at this Turkish restaurant where a three-course set menu will be accompanied by the entertainment of live music, a belly dancer and a DJ.

Annette Food Market

This Junction restaurant is doing a four-course prix fixe dinner for New Year's. They often sell out of spots for the occasion, so don't underestimate this lovely little place and book fast.

Piano Piano

Harbord Vilage is where to find this Italian restaurant where they're "feeling 2022." Bubbly and a four-course menu that includes a snack, appetizer, pasta or pizza or another main, and dessert.

Marben

A special menu at this restaurant near King West includes an amuse bouche trio, baked oyster "poutine," squid tacos, striploin and a Christmas tree "three milks" cake. Vegetarian options and wine pairings are available.

Rasa

New Year's dinner at this Harbord Village restaurant includes oysters, chopped salad, foie gras parfait, tuna tataki, herb spaetzle, halibut, smoked brisket and passion fruit posset.

Canoe

Dine in the sky for New Year's at this coveted Financial District destination 54 floors in the air. They're serving a seven-course tasting menu that includes Atlantic oysters, scallops, halibut, Alberta filet and chocolate cake.

Pompette

Shake things up for New Year's with a French restaurant in Little Italy that's doing a special menu with a glass of bubbles, organic sourdough, Nova Scotia salmon, Fogo Island turbot, chicken supreme and Brie de Meaux.

Lapinou

This French restaurant on King West is ringing in the New Year with two seatings for a "flappers and fedoras" themed celebration with live 1920s-style jazz. One seating is for a three-course meal and the other is for a four-course meal, with optional wine pairings available.

Moretti Toronto

Have a very Italian New Year by dining at this restaurant near the Rogers Centre serving a menu that includes an amuse bouche, antipasto, pasta, a surf and turf main course, and dessert.

Lee Restaurant

Get fancy for New Year's with dinner at this King West restaurant that's serving sous vide salmon with caviar, lobster, a truffle cheeseburger spring roll, a crispy veal sweetbread Thai boneless wing, striploin and a chocolate pave.

Storm Crow Manor Toronto

A three-course prix fixe dinner menu that includes a starter, main and dessert is being served at this Church Wellesley Village "nerd bar" for New Year's.

Soula's

Celebrate the coming year with Greek food at this Danforth restaurant, where they'll have a four-course meal, live band, belly dancing and complimentary glass of champagne at midnight.

Eataly Toronto

The restaurant spaces at this grocery emporium near Bay and Bloor are hosting NYE dinners where you can feast on options like devilled eggs, pasta, veal shank and chocolate budino.

Oretta

Find delicious Italian to end the year off right at this King West restaurant where there are two seatings for five-course meals with a prosecco toast.

Library Bar

This newly renovated bar in the Fairmont Hotel in the Financial District is serving a New Year's meal that includes caviar, oysters and a four-course meal.

Byblos Uptown

Both locations of this Mediterranean restaurant are doing an NYE dinner. Downtown will have a DJ and uptown will have live music, and there are optional wine pairings available with both dinners.

Est Restaurant

A collaborative seven-course tasting menu produced with the help of special guest chefs is being served at this Riverside restaurant for two seatings.

Maison T

This restaurant at Dupont and Shaw is doing a six-course menu with lobster, tuna carpaccio, foie gras, black cod, tenderloin, and coconut sherry cake for New Year's Eve.

Wynona

A five-course menu with tuna conserva, burrata, salad, pasta, pavlova and prosecco can be had at this Leslieville restaurant where you can ring in the New Year.

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Fareen Karim at Minami


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