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The Hot House


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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The Hot House Restaurant & Bar is one of the busiest restaurants in Toronto and the reason is clear... Great food. The Hot House offers spacious, colourfully decorated rooms and an upbeat atmosphere in addition to an eclectic menu to suit all tastes. From thin-crust gourmet pizzas to steaks, rack of lamb, Cajun shrimp, numerous pasta dishes, seasonal salads, and decadent desserts, this menu has it all, including an extensive vegetarian selection. The Hot House Restaurant & Bar also has an extensive selection of wines from around the world, as well as an impressive cocktail menu and a selection of offerings from Canadian microbreweries. The sun-drenched 150 seat patio at the Hot House is an excellent
$11 - $27
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
International, Canadian, Italian, Mediterranean, Asian, Middle Eastern
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Buffet
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here three times while in Toronto in June . Ate from the menu twice and had the smorgasbord once . As there was six of us we tried many items on the menu , all were well presented,fresh and delicious . It’s a large...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank larry h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner at The Hot House with my husband last week and we thought it was only average. The hamburger was flavourless, the ribs were good so was the mashed potato but the vegetables were terribly quality and not well cooked.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Dotti-007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we used to go for brunch on Sundays and it was good. But today for celebrating Canada day we went there for visiting our friends who came from Iran recently and we found that brunch will be served for 11 to 13. An awful food...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Mahya N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, staff and service It was so good we went back the next night too! Both evenings very enjoyable!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank suerD5624BG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very large place but definitely has a cosy feel. There was a large function on over the other side of the restaurant which we had dinner but this didn't distract or effect us at all. Server was very attentive and knowledge about...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Hazel W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very large restaurant which still succeeds in having an intimate feel. The staff members are all very friendly and efficient. I was served by a trainee waiter who was being supervised; he was excellent and I hope he goes on to enjoying...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank everthecritic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This being a warm summer day we opted to have lunch on their beautiful patio, which is adorned with lovely flower boxes. A series of awnings protect you from the hot sun while still allowing some sun for those who prefer a sunny spot. We...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank GinetteP858
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a family dinner of 7 people. While it took a few minutes to get the table ready, once seated we had a marvellous time. The service was attentive, the food was good, even the manager came by to check on us. Great time...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank DrZitney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky to get there for the Wednesday evening buffet. Lots of variety, all of it delicious. Popular place, big enough to accommodate lots of people

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Bil M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited after reading a few positive reviews. We were not disappointed, the staff were extremely friendly and fabulous with my little girl and baby boy. The food was lovely - we had the chicken stir fry and curry and my little girl had chicken,...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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September 18, 2018|
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Response from missyl101 | Reviewed this property |
Our “private” room was not private at all. Waiters were coming throughout “private” room to get to the “private” room with another group. The food was awful. If it were my 50th birthday, I’d give myself a real present and go... More
May 27, 2017|
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Response from HotHouseRestaurant | Property representative |
Hi! Can you call us at 416-366-7800 to discuss and plan! Thanks!
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July 28, 2016|
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Response from HotHouseRestaurant | Property representative |
We do have a Children's Menu! $8 for a choice of pasta, burger, chicken fingers, pizza or chicken Caesar salad, and inlcudes a drink and dessert. On Wednesday's Buffet or Sunday's Buffet, children under 5 are FREE, 6-10... More
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