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Aroma Meze

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Food and ambience

Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings

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Menu

FROM THE GARDEN‎
6.00
Dolmades Yelantze
Grape‎ leaves stuffed with dill herbed rice, sheep's milk yoghurt (gf)
6.00
Marinated Olives
Warm chili spiked Kalamata, Throobess and Ionian almond stuffed olives
7.00
Spanakopitakia
Crispy phyllo pastry stuffed with a generous portions of seasoned barrel aged feta and spinach
7.00
Patatosalata
Yukon gold fries, sun dried tomato, red onion, garlic, lemon, e.v.o.o. (gf)
8.00
Kolokithokeftedes
Crispy zucchini cakes, fresh herbs, Tzatziki
8.00
Patatokeftedes
Crispy potato cakes with feta, garlic, mint, Tzatziki
11.00
Sesame Seared Feta
Feta rolled in sesame, pan seared and drizzled in honey (gf)
9.00
Briam
Oven roasted vegetable casserole (gf)
9.00
Gigandes Plaki
Spinach, lima beans, tomato sauce and feta cheese oven casserole (gf)
12.00
Hortiatiki (Greek village salad)
Tomatoes, cucumbers, bell peppers, red onions, feta, kalamata olives, e.v.o.o. (gf)
FROM THE SEA‎
10.00
Marides
Fried‎ smelts lightly coated in fennel rice flour, spiked with chili (gf)
13.00
Calamari
Fried calamari lightly coated in fennel rice flour (gf))
14.00
Organic King Salmon
Roasted on a cedar plank, cucumber, red onion and green peppercorn salad, sherry dijon vinaigrette (gf)
17.00
East Coast Scallops
Pan seared, seaweed salad, wasabi infused tobiko, ouzo
17.00
Big Eye Tuna
Pan seared medallion encrusted with sugarcane and cinnamon, maple-ginger sauce, tobiko and seaweed salad
19.00
Shrimp Gnocchi
Sambuca, garlic, cherry tomatoes, green onions, creamy basil sauce
19.00
Ouzo garides Saganaki
Black‎ tiger shrimp sautéed with garlic, cherry tomatoes, assorted bell peppers and feta cheese. Flambéed table side with ouzo (gf) (OPA)
19.00
Kataifi Digby Scallops
Wrapped in shredded phyllo, side of grainy mustard, avgolemeno balsalmic sauce
FROM THE EARTH‎
7.00
Keftedes
Fried extra lean halal beef minted meatballs with scordalia dip
7.00
Tiropitakia
Crispy phyllo pastry stuffed with a choice of generous portions of seasoned barrel aged feta
8.00
Dolmades Avgolemono
Grape leaves stuffed with extra lean halal ground beef and dill rice, avgolemono sauce
8.00
Kotopitakia
(Greek chicken philo pie Triangles) with Onions, Feta, Nutmeg béchamel
12.00
Saganaki
Kefalograviera cheese flambéed tableside with Metaxa brandy, squeeze of fresh lemon (OPA)
12.00
Biftekia
Grilled miniature Greek hamburgers stuffed with kefalograviera cheese, homemade chips
12.00
Loukaniko
Sweet Greek pork sausage, caramelized fennel and orange zest (gf)
12.00
Spicy calabrian sausage
Sautéed with onion, Kalamata olives, spicy peppers tomato sauce (g)
12.00
Greek poutine
Hand cut fries, feta and St Albert curds cheese, roasted lamb, lamb gravy (gf)
14.00
My Baby Backs
Pork ribs covered in a hickory Mavrodaphne barbecue sauce (gf)
THE DIPS‎
All dips
Are served with grilled seasoned pita bread (raw vegetables as a substitute for gluten intolerance)
6.00
Tzatziki
Cucumber, garlic, sheep’s milk yoghurt (gf)
6.00
Fava Santorinia
Yellow split peas, scallions, garlic, basil, sundried tomatoes, e.v.o.o. (gf)
6.00
Adjika (Spicy)
Roasted red peppers, garlic, apple, jalapeno peppers (gf)
6.00
Tirocafteri (Spicy)
A blend of feta cheese, yoghurt, and jalapeno peppers (gf)
6.00
Spanikomizithra
Mizithra cheese, spinach, roasted red peppers, roasted garlic, and almonds (gf)
6.00
Scordalia
Roasted garlic, bread and potato purée, e.v.o.o., lemon juice
6.00
Aginares
A spiked blend of artichokes, spinach, yellow peppers, roasted garlic, jalepeno and mizithra cheese
2.00
Additional Pita
Side order of grilled seasoned pita
3.00
Side of Tzatziki
Cucumber, garlic, sheep's milk yoghurt
SWEET CONCLUSIONS‎
14.00
Dessert Flight
Each of the items below can be combined to form a unique trio.
7.00
Baklava
Endless layers of paper-thin dough filled with ground walnuts and cinnamon, drizzled with a honey lemon nectar
7.00
Spiced fresh orange and honey sorbet
inspired by the use of Attikis honey
7.00
Honey Yoghurt
Creamy Greek yoghurt topped with spicy candied walnuts and drizzled with warm honey (gf)
7.00
Galaktoboureko
Lemony semolina custard wrapped in a phyllo crust and coated with lemon syrup
8.00
Chocolate Explosions
Bittersweet‎ chocolate covered tiramisu, espresso caramel
8.00
Feta Cheesecakes
Coated with both white and dark chocolate, drizzled with sour cherry preserve
8.00
Sebadas
a large Fazzoletti filled with pecorino cheese, grated lemon, orange zest and mint, then fried and drizzled with warm honey and topped with candied walnuts
About
Welcome to Aroma Small Plates and Wine. The first of its kind in Canada! Come and enjoy "Meze" the food that reflects the way of life in Greek culture. Meze...an eating style, ancient in origin, favored in Greece and the Mediterranean. It is where eating is a hospitality and a celebration.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
International, Mediterranean, European, Greek
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went with a group of friends. Menu from the outset looks reasonably priced but then they encourage you to order 6 dishes and multiply the price of each dish by 2.5 (each normal portion is supposedly for 2). Result is disappointing even if multiplied by...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank P156LXdanielp
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great small but cozy restaurant and with quality food. Great place to share plates. Nice Greek / Mediterranean dishes. Not a five star because in the end they ran out of a type of Greek white wine and also Tiramisu desert. But otherwise good quality...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank caiusp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A small cozy place,converted from a Victoria style home. The atmosphere is at once, modern, but full of old world charm. The staff are friendly and exceptionally knowledgeable. The dishes are served family style and presented in several small courses. This experience alone would have...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Paula M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty food, especially the yuzu scallops and the saganaki! We were slightly disappointed by the choices in the dessert menu, as there were no Greek options when we visited. However, all of us enjoyed our desserts! If you want a lot of food I...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank tarator17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Each food item is served in a very appealing way. The taste is remarkable. However, for 4 people with one glass of wine each, our bill was $180+ before the tip. We were pleasantly filed but certainly had no leftovers.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Naomi H
Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

Went with our family thinking that this will be a treat but thoroughly disappointed. We were told to only order 6 portions as anything more would be considered as an overkill. Considering that we went with kids, we decided to order 7 dishes...+2 hours later...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank monkey1980
Reviewed April 16, 2019 via mobile

The restaurant is amazing! The concept of sharing is perfect for someone like me who likes to taste everything. The service is always so great! And the food is MIAM

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Stravel112
Reviewed April 13, 2019

We have been a couple of times. It was a great spot for a couple's dinner, with lots of great sharing plates, but we took a large group there and were very disappointed. The food took forever to come and we weren't thrilled with the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank cap63
Reviewed April 9, 2019

I really love the food here. It's traditional Greek food. The food is meant to be shared, and they prepare pretty much everything that way. They have a nice selection of dips, vegetarian foods, meats, and seafood. I haven't had anything here that wasn't top-notch.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Goathead
Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

Great quality, quiet small portions though. Pricing is more in the upper range. Still worth to go here. It's something special. Fresh made. Good service. A hidden spot. You may pass by without recognizing. Reservation mandatory, even during weekdays.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Kai P
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Questions & Answers
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Berit4
May 27, 2018|
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Response from CanadianTravelLover1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late response. Yes, there is a small patio.
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Mlekb
May 25, 2016|
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Response from MooshyPeaches |
They have a lot of vegan friendly options and they can adjust items on the menu to fit your diet or allergies
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Colleen G
June 9, 2015|
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Response from ZacharyWilliams | Property representative |
Hi Colleen, Sorry about the late reply. This is actually the first question we have been asked through Tripadvisor, and we weren't quite sure how to respond! : S We of course have gluten free options, in fact, 95% of our... More
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