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Sassafraz

100 Cumberland St, Toronto, Ontario M5R 1A6, Canada
+1 416-964-2222
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (36 reviews)
“lobster bites” (16 reviews)
“cornish hen” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
French, European, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
100 Cumberland St, Toronto, Ontario M5R 1A6, Canada
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1 - 10 of 566 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was the sun that caused me to linger, West Coast summer-warm despite it being mid October. And the air, warm enough to enjoy, fresh enough to enliven. The south facing terrasse is where to be on afternoons like this. Server personable in a professional...More

Thank TRexQC
Reviewed 3 days ago

I visited this restaurant so many times and I'm never tired. The "problem" is that I always get the tartar which is the best one I ever had. I strongly recommend the mojito that is for sure the best you can get in town. I...More

Thank LaMarinello
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I lunch here probably once a year, the food and service are always spot on. While I have never been totally in awe, it is always consistent, as one would expect from a restaurant of this caliber. I can’t imagine being disappointed. M-F lunch is...More

1  Thank 6bills
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently ate dinner at Sassafraz . It was an awesome shared plates meal, from the appetizer menu. The lentil soup was lovely , the octopus excellent, and the fish tacos, with salmon, were delicious. We also tried the avocado wedges - interesting - unlike...More

1  Thank Kirsten J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A pretty dining room and a good reputation led me here but the food and service were just okay, and it was expensive.

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time here with a few colleagues in a trip from London. Food was excellent and wines very good. Service was just a touch haphazard at times - all very pleasant but just seemed to take a while to get what we...More

Thank jeddie44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sassa Fraz is my favorite restaurant in Yorkville hands down. The patio is amazing on sunny days, the couch seats in the lounge (my personal fave) are welcoming, the drinks are cold and the service is fantastic. Don't even get me started on the grilled...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We in Toronto for a week and were at Sassafraz twice. The location is great, right on a corner so you could watch the world go by, which made the great food and service that much better. Recommend it highly..

Thank BDAHiFlyer
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I came for the food and come back (repeatedly) for the service. I think what differentiates good from great is service. Amazing and attentive waiter (Michael), knowledgeable and passionate somm (Austin). The ambience, the robust menu, the wine. I recommend x a million.

Thank Jill W
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This truly remarkable restaurant is often visited by well known actors and celebrities but in reality the customer is treated like a star! Since the fire that hit this restaurant years back, it has become a beautiful location to dine at or simply enjoy a...More

Thank Dave P
Nearby
Midtown
Midtown is a dynamic part of Toronto with some of its
most stylish high-rise residences and heritage
buildings. The area sees busy shoppers with bag-laden
arms balancing lattes in paper cups as they travel
from one luxury brand to the next, taking advantage of
the proximity of high-end shops. The reflecting pools,
jogging trails, and nature treks of the Rosehill
Revision are always a hub of outdoor activity, and
...More
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sunsetdreamers
2 April 2016|
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Response from Magdalena S | Reviewed this property |
It's an upscale restaurant in yorkville so I wouldn't wear sweat pants and a hoodie but jeans and shirt is just fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$70
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Cumberland St, Toronto, Ontario M5R 1A6, Canada
    (Bloor and Bay Streets)
  • Public Transportation: Bay Subway Station
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-964-2222
  • E-mail
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