Fine Dining in Canada

Aside from bars, pubs and family restaurants, there is an abundance of fine dining establishments throughout Canada.


Fine dining restaurants are a little on the pricier side due to the fact they offer many high-end foods. These types of restaurants may provide additional services such as valet parking and sommeliers. The sommeliers can offer wine pairing with your meal. The following fine dining restaurants are the best of the best. These establishments have a high commitment to quality and service. They are often noted as a must-visit on the lists of critics.

Vancouver, British Columbia

Kissa Tanto

Kissa Tano is a fine dining restaurant located in Vancouver, British Columbia. They offer a mix of Japanese and Italian cuisine. The atmosphere is inviting and comfortable. They offer dishes such as:

  • Almond parsley pesto
  • Spaghettini with a white ragu of thyme pork sausage

Start your meal off with an appetizer of oysters.

Toronto, Ontario

Toronto is home to many fine dining facilities. One of the great fine dining establishments is Alo.


Alo is a French bistro and cocktail bar. It is located in a Victorian building in the downtown core of Toronto. The interior is decorated with soft shades of blue and grey. Chef Patrick Kriss produces delicious dishes like juicy pork chops, which are topped with walnuts, cranberry and radicchio as well as foamed potato and sea urchin dishes.

Montreal, Quebec


This fine-dining restaurant located in Montreal, Quebec, has been in existence for over 25 years. The restaurant has somewhat of a whimsical character and offers excellent delicacies such as marinated flounder. The flounder is marinated with calamansi vinegar and then served with grapefruit and orange gel and rooibos infusion.

There are also many other fine dining establishments throughout Canada, such as:

  • Alloy – Calgary, Alberta
  • Clementine – Edmonton, Alberta
  • Fairouz – Ottawa, Ontario

These are just a few, but there are many, many more.