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LaVinia Restaurant

2350 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto, Ontario M8V 1B6, Canada
+1 647-748-2350
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“paella” (120 reviews)
“tapas” (96 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
2350 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto, Ontario M8V 1B6, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited last night and we had a wonderful dinner experience. The staff were wonderful, friendly, very tentative, and very professional. The owner of the restaurant comes out to talk to the customers and check if everyone is ok so often. We arrived 10 min...More

Thank Amany J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food and service. We started with gambas al ajillo, chorizo, pulpo and croquetas. Great apetizers! Main dish: Paella, fresh, well done, tasty. Flan de chocolate for dessert, fantastic. Good sapnish wine at a reasonable price. Friendly and quick service. We'll be back soon.

1  Thank turcomovil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you live in Etobicoke you do not have to travel downtown Toronto in order to find a nice and authentic Spanish restaurant. Just come to LaVinia. It's a beautiful cozy restaurant located on Lake Shore Blvd. West: three minutes walk to lake Ontario and...More

1  Thank ihor s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was our anniversary and they treated us amazingly throughout the evening! The food was delicious & creative! We had the paella and black ink risotto. They are all prepared to have you share! The staff were amazing with tips on the menu, wine and...More

Thank Kandice D
Reviewed December 15, 2017 via mobile

Yummy food and great service. Really enjoyed and would recommend poached octopus and seafood paella. Wine and sangria a bit on expensive side, but pretty much what you would expect at white tablecloth restaurant

1  Thank rollite
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Recently visited Spain and enjoyed delicious local food from some small non-descript establishments. The food here at LaVinia is very reminiscent of the food we enjoyed in Spain. Stuffed piquillo peppers were flavourful and interesting. The quail appetizer was beautifully grilled and had such a...More

1  Thank must_travel_soon_10
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

We went to LaVinia for the first time on a Sunday evening on the recommendation of friends. While most of the restaurants we passed were half empty, this place was packed. The menu is varied; plenty of tapas. We tried the grilled calamari and the...More

1  Thank Shep404
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

La Vinia restaurant is consistently serving some of the most delicious Spanish food anywhere and some of the best food in Toronto. We return every year on visits to Toronto.

1  Thank Jan K
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

On a non descript part of lakeshore in a strip mall this restaurant is a gem. Chef Fernando and his family run this Spanish restaurant and it is superb Paella was superb. Fried milk for dessert unexpectedly excellent Already discovered by locals it was full...More

1  Thank Lesia B
Reviewed October 29, 2017

Wow .....this place is so sad....We went there with the expectations that we will have somewhat similar experience like in Spain. We were so sad when we tried and tasted the food......the food is below average, not even able to compare with some North American...More

3  Thank beauty_2003
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July 27, 2016|
Response from SpanishTroubadour | Reviewed this property |
In general would say no!
July 27, 2016|
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Response from SpanishTroubadour | Reviewed this property |
Asked Jaime (owner) this very question and his response was nice casual is fine for dinner, and jeans with a nice polo ok for men (what I wore). He specifically said no t-shirts, shorts, or.. and he laughed.. flip-flops! We... More
Terry R
November 10, 2015|
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Response from Grazka S | Reviewed this property |
They take reservations and I would recommend it in high season. They responded to my inquiries within couple hours. So call, e-mail and you get the response.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2350 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto, Ontario M8V 1B6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Etobicoke
  • Neighborhood: Etobicoke
  • Phone Number: +1 647-748-2350
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