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259 Host

259 Wellington Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Downtown Toronto)
416-599-4678
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Ranked #120 of 6,671 Restaurants in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sun 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Indian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Neighborhood: Downtown Toronto
Description: 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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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Another great Indian restaurant in Toronto. Nice ambience. Great service. Yummy food. Can't ask for more.

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London
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66 reviews 66 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Attended a private function at this restaurant and found the service and quality of the food to a very high standard. Is this the best Indian food I have ever had the answer is no but what was provided was tasty and good quality ingredients used.

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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92 reviews 92 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Every chef on Earth claims to take you on a culinary journey, including this one. The chef/owner has created a fine dining Indian slap bang in the city centre, and whilst it may appeal to high end guests, the food just isn't that incredible. I had green tikka as a main and the 'fine dining' portion was sure enough pretty... More

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Hay River, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The food was fantastic. The restaurant has nicely decorated. They should serve water right away and not have to ask, and the appetizer page was missing from the menu.

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Powassan, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

On a recent trip to toronto my wife and I came across this restaurant quite by chance.Great food, good wine list with discreet and attentive service. A good balance of meat and vegetarian meals.The jack fruit curry was particularly good.We were so impressed we "squeezed in" another visit 2 days later!

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Brussels, Belgium
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104 reviews 104 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We took the lunch menu and loved it all. Also decor is very nice. Restaurant was busy mostly with customers from Indian descent (so an indication of quality). As Residence Inn guest we received 10% discount. I would have given a 5 if the service would have been more friendly. Now it was rather cold and distant. Still worth going... More

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Montreal, Canada
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101 reviews 101 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Needed a place to have a bit before a ball game and this fit the bill. The menu is not your general Indian menu but more limited, eclectic dishes. I would have like it hotter but I'm a little extreme in that department. For the average folk who like some heat but not sweltering heat, this was very good.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Visited here 2 days ago. Lovely location and atmosphere. The food was very very good. Chicken kebab appetizer excellent and lamb vindaloo packed with flavor and spices. My only criticism was the waiting staff were a little on the slow side. But definitely one of the better Indian restaurants in Toronto.

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MIAMI
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803 reviews 803 reviews
460 restaurant reviews
290 helpful votes 290 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

This restaurant is gourmet, elegant dining, in quiet atmosphere, with white tablecloths.We sat in a little private booth toward window. Restaurant has 3 small floors. They bring a free papadam appetizer with mango sauce and tamarind sauce.We ordered onion naan and an Appetizer of cheese with spices and pepper. For dinner, we enjoyed 25 spice chicken and palak paneer spinach.... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014 via mobile

Needed 911 which was raita - gosh this was hot! We had chicken tikka masala and chicken shashlik (?) Needed cream to cool it to uk standards Lovely food though Lovely chef came out to meet us Super service from Rohan Couldn't ask for better service. Lovely young man determined to make a memorable evening for us. Highly recommend a... More

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