City of Toronto  

Living in TorontoDoing businessVisiting TorontoAccessing City Hall
 
All news releases
Last 30 days
By month
Search
   
Newsroom
   
Archived news release by year
  2013
  2012 - 2011 - 2010
  2009 - 2008 - 2007
  2006 - 2005 - 2004
  2003 - 2002 - 2001
  2000 - 1999 - 1998
   
RSS identifier linked to feed RSS
   
   
 
December 1, 2004
Winterlicious spotlights Toronto's culinary industry
  
Toronto Special Events - The WinterCity Festival marks the return of the
ever-popular Winterlicious presented by American Express. Toronto's third
annual winter restaurant program will run from January 28 - February 10, 2005.
Each of the 120 participating restaurants will offer a special three-course
prix fixe menu where patrons can sample the establishment's tasty fare.

Designed to ignite the imaginations and appetites of local and visiting
foodies, the program includes the participation of 120 of Toronto's finest
restaurants. Each restaurant will offer a special prix fixe menu where patrons
can sample the establishment's famous fare. The three-course prix fixe menus
available at lunch ($10 or $20).

Lunch and dinner include an appetizer or soup or salad with an entrée and
dessert. Beverages, taxes and gratuity are not included.

Diners can enjoy a glass of wine from R.H. Phillips, Jackson-Triggs Niagara
Estates, Toasted Head and Goundrey Homestead with their Winterlicious meals.

Participating restaurants are:

1055 Restaurant
350 Fahrenheit
Acqua Ristorante
Across the Road Restaurant
Annona Restaurant
Arlequin Restaurant
Auberge du Pommier
Avenue bar and lounge
Azure Restaurant & Bar
Bangkok Garden
Barrotes Casual Fine Dining
Bb33 Brasserie & Bistro
Benihana Japanese Restaurant
Biagio Ristorante
Biff's
Bistro Tournesol
Bloom Restaurant
Boba Restaurant
BOHO
Brasserie Aix
Brasserie Frisco
Bravi Ristorante
Bruyea Brothers
Bymark Restaurant
Byzantium
Café California
Café Pleiade
Café Victoria
Cajú
Canoe
Centro
Circle Thai Cuisine
City Grill
Coco Lezzone
Corner House
Courthouse Market Grille
Courtyard Café
Crush
Da nu la
Dragon Dynasty Chinese Cuisine
Drake Hotel Dining Room
Duncan St Grill
EDO
EPIC
Far Niente
Filet of Sole
Five Doors North
Flow Restaurant & Lounge
Focaccia
Fred's Not Here
George Bigliardi's Dining Lounge
Hemispheres
Herbs Restaurant
Honey Supper Lounge
Indian Rice Factory
Innocenti
Jalapeno
Joe Badalis Ristorante Italiano
Jump Café
JW's Steakhouse
Katsura
Kit Kat Italian Bar & Grill
La Bruschetta
La Maquette
Lalot Restaurant
Le Continental
Le Saint Tropez
Le Trou Normand
Leoni's Italian Kitchen
L'Escargot Bistro
Lolita's Lust
Marcel's Bistro
Matignon
Matisse
Michelle's Brasserie
Millie's Bistro
Mistura
The Mizzen
Monsoon
Monte Cristo Restaurant
Myth
New Orleans Desire Cajun Restaurant
North 44
The Old Mill
Oyster Boy
Paese Ristorante
Pallucci Restaurant
Pan on the Danforth
Pangaea
Pony Bistro
reds bistro
Ristorante Pinocchio
The Rosedale Diner
Rosewater Supper Club
Sage Restaurant
Signatures
Sintra
Smalltalk
Southern Accent
Square
Stork on the Roof
The Strip House
Studio Café
Summit House
Toba Restaurant
Torch Bistro
Toula Restaurant
Trapezzi
Trappers
Truffles
Tundra
Tutti Matti
Urban Restaurant
Verveine
Wildfire Steakhouse
Wish Restaurant
YYZ
Zachary's
Zaffron Ristorante
Zucca Trattoria

For more information on these restaurants and the Winterlicious menu offerings
each will provide, the public can visit www.toronto.ca/special_events.

Reservation for this popular program will be accepted starting January 13,
2005. American Express Cardmembers can go to the Front Of The Line® to book
early reservations on January 11 and 12.

On top of the hugely popular prix fixe menus that will be served at 120 of the
city's finest restaurants, 12 establishments will be offering unusual food
experiences. These experiences allow food lovers to get up-close and personal
with award-winning chefs, enjoy a meal while viewing the latest fashions by
local designers or savour a delicious meal with a loving parent.

The second annual WinterCity presented by American Express Foundation is a
14-day city-wide celebration of Toronto's culture, creativity, cuisine and
incomparable diversity of spirit. Running from January 28 - February 10, 2005,
this festival dares audiences to forget the weather and join the party in the
world's coolest city. With stellar free indoor and outdoor programming, the
hugely popular prix fixe restaurant promotion, plus tons of winter events and
discounts at Toronto's attractions, WinterCity provides the perfect opportunity
for tourists and locals to sample the city's vibrant arts scene.

For more information on WinterCity and other events produced by Toronto Special
Events, call Access Toronto at 416-338-0338 or visit www.toronto.ca/special_events.

Media Contact:
Amber Authier, Event Supervisor, Marketing, Toronto Special Events,
416-395-7318, aauthie@toronto.ca



 

 

Toronto maps | Get involved | Toronto links
© City of Toronto 1998-2019