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Olio: A Mediterranean Grille

#159 of 6,985 Restaurants in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Tapas, Wine Bar
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801 Dixon Road, Toronto, Ontario M9W 1J5, Canada (Atwell)
Our closest major intersection is located at Dixon and Atwell/Skyway. Buses that stop in front of the Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel 801 Dixon Road: 58 Malton (east/west on Dixon, and the 112C via Kipling Station (Skyway/Atwell)
+1 416-213-7504
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6:30 am - 10:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 10:00 am
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: Join us in Olio for an exciting journey around one of the world's most...
Join us in Olio for an exciting journey around one of the world's most diverse and bountiful regions. Here at Olio we believe the key to the great cuisine of the Mediterranean lies in its simplicity, we use this philosophy as an inspiration for all our dishes: seasonal, local ingredients prepared in a style that will bring out their natural flavours. Organic produce and meats, as well as fish from sustainable fisheries and environmentally sound aquaculture farms, have been chosen to complement this philosophy. So let us interpret for you the foods of Italy, Spain, Greece and Morocco.
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  • 34
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  • 25
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
OVERPRICED

A nice little place But overpriced great if on a expense account In my view but this location is the highest priced hotel restraint that I have run into

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
Ken F
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North Bay, Canada
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  • Large groups
  • Doing business
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North Bay, Canada
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

A nice little place But overpriced great if on a expense account In my view but this location is the highest priced hotel restraint that I have run into

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Sudbury, Canada
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Restaurant located inside the Sheraton Hotel near the airport. Authentic mediterranean food, great menu with a nice variety. Menu is affordable priced.

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Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Four of us decided to meet at the Olio for dinner prior to my husband and I leaving for 3 months to travel Central America. We each spent a few minutes perusing the menu and when the waiter came to take our orders, everyone ordered the same thing without once discussing it. We all had the filet mignon and it... More 

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Mike J, Manager at Olio: A Mediterranean Grille, responded to this review

We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience with us and I hope you have a wonderful and safe trip to Central America. Please join us upon your return. Warm regards, Mike Jahshan More 

Montreal, Canada
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I frequently stay at a hotel near Pearson airport and have been looking for some quality restaurants nearby. Based on Tripadvisor reviews I decided to give Olio a try. This restaurant is in the Sheraton hotel so there is plenty of parking. I tried the Surf and Turf. The filet mignon was excellent. Prepared medium rare. Was very tasty and... More 

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Mike J, Manager at Olio: A Mediterranean Grille, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, and we are delighted that you enjoyed your experience with us. I will forward your compliments to the culinary team. We look forward to serving you again, and yes you must try our fish, it is absolutely delicious. Sincerely, Mike Jahshan More 

2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Olio,One of my favorite place to dine or to just have a drink.I'm from the area.Great food awesome atmosphere.This room is perfect for some live music.I can see a jazz trio or some sort of entertainment.There is nothing to do on the strip no more.

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Mike J, Manager at Olio: A Mediterranean Grille, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your positive review, we are delighted that you always have a great experience. We do have live entertainment every Wednesday night from 6pm-11pm. Like you said, it's a great venue for it, and a real crowd pleaser. We hope to see you on a Wednesday night. More 

Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

I visit here a couple times every month! This is my favourite restaurant by the airport. This place is amazing - especially the food. I love the soups and always try what's new on the menu..

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Mike J, Manager at Olio: A Mediterranean Grille, responded to this review

We are delighted to be your favourite restaurant by the airport. We look forward to serving you soon. More 

Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

I visited Olio over the summer for a Yelp brunch event. I am usually apprehensive about buffets, and I guess it is wrong to assume that the food will be sub-par because of the volume that needs to be created. However, I was blown away by the quality of the food and the number of options we had to choose... More 

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Mike J, Manager at Olio: A Mediterranean Grille, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. We appreciate the positive feedback and I will let the Chef know to keep up the great work. More 

2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

We had our work Christmas lunch and everyone loved it! Friendly staff, great attentive service & casual atmosphere. We opted for their Holiday lunch buffet, which had a good variety of salads, main dish you could choose salmon, turkey, tasty veggies, and dessert too. Definitely want to come back and try their breakfast buffet. I liked the fact that they... More 

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Mike J, Manager at Olio: A Mediterranean Grille, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback, we are delighted that you enjoyed your Holiday Lunch Buffet and I will share it with the staff. We wish you a Happy Holiday and all the best for 2015. Warm regards, Mike J More 

Toronto,Ontario
Top Contributor
112 reviews 112 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We go here at least once a week for lunch - it is always excellent the food and service are very good - prices reasonable and atmosphere we enjoy very much -

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Mike J, Manager at Olio: A Mediterranean Grille, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback, and welcome to the Olio family. Once a week for lunch sure makes you a part of it, and we're glad to have you. Warm regards, Mike Jahshan More 

Hamilton, Canada
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I highly recommend the buffet breakfast here. It has high end, quality food with made to order omlettes.

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Mike J, Manager at Olio: A Mediterranean Grille, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback, we appreciate the great comments and we are glad you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope to see you soon. Regards, Mike Jahshan More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 801 Dixon Road, Toronto, Ontario M9W 1J5, Canada
    (Atwell)
  • Public Transportation: Our closest major intersection is located at Dixon and Atwell/Skyway. Buses that stop in front of the Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel 801 Dixon Road: 58 Malton (east/west on Dixon, and the 112C via Kipling Station (Skyway/Atwell)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto
  • Phone Number: +1 416-213-7504

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 29
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Mediterranean, Tapas, Wine Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Large groups, Doing business

Description

Join us in Olio for an exciting journey around one of the world's most diverse and bountiful regions. Here at Olio we believe the key to the great cuisine of the Mediterranean lies in its simplicity, we use this philosophy as an inspiration for all our dishes: seasonal, local ingredients prepared in a style that will bring out their natural flavours. Organic produce and meats, as well as fish from sustainable fisheries and environmentally sound aquaculture farms, have been chosen to complement this philosophy. So let us interpret for you the foods of Italy, Spain, Greece and Morocco.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 10:00 am
Monday
6:30 am - 10:00 am
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:00 am
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:00 am
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:00 am
Friday
6:30 am - 10:00 am
Saturday
6:30 am - 10:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?