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#214 of 6,935 Restaurants in Toronto}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Palmerston Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“gnocchi” (19 reviews)
“pork” (16 reviews)
“bread” (26 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Palmerston Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Serves locally sourced foods which are prepared to an excellent level, and also notable as they prepare fresh breads everyday. Not the most obvious place on College Street, but worth a visit for its high quality. The servings are not huge, but the quality of...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 27 August 2017

When we first arrived at Woodlot, we thought it looked pretty rustic, and then quickly realized that it was truly part of the beautiful appeal of this restaurant. The meals were amazing! The waitstaff were really friendly and the atmosphere was beautiful. We absolutely loved...More

1  Thank Lynne K
Reviewed 25 July 2017

My husband and I found ourselves at Woodlot after leaving a restaurant where we had a reservation because it smelt like a dirty bar rag. We had no reservation but managed to get right in. The food was excellent, so was the wine. Pickerel with...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Simple delicious home made food in a quirky environment. Homestyle food, but interesting twists on ingredients and taste. Lovely. Has both vegetarian and meat lovers options. It looks like a shed from the outside but once inside it's all tasty goodness. Check out their website...More

Thank javafinch
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We visited woodlot for the first time for my partners birthday, which is always a risk. I'm so glad we took the leap of faith as they provided an experience that was unforgettable. Everyone loved their meal, our server was incredibly accommodating (we can be...More

Thank Linkj1987
Reviewed 30 June 2017

our first visit won't be the last. Food prepared to a high standard, service friendly but unobtrusive, very good value for money.

Thank John G
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Small menu, extensive wine list, mostly local organic food and wines, great service, superb food. Best fresh bread in the city! What else can one ask for?!? Very happy to be back at least once a month for the last year.

Thank USMB13
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We met our friends in Toronto and we went to the Woodlot for dinner. I wasn't expecting much because they had a larger vegan menu than meat eater one. However my thoughts changed after I got the pork. Man was it good. It had a...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I chose Woodlot because it has a nice patio that moves from sun to shade in the early evening hours during patio season. I really enjoyed it. Here is what I found... 1. Separate, yet comparable menus that are vegetarian and non- vegetarian options. 2....More

Thank mbc421
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Our friends from Toronto made the reservation for this place because they wanted something vegan. We were not disappointed. They got vegan and we got meat and fish. We arrived right at 5 as they were opening. the food is delicious. There is something for...More

Thank m2347m
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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Valerie B
15 April 2017|
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Response from pickascreennamepicka | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall see any children's menu. The simple answer is to call the restaurant. This is not a family spot in my view and not appropriate for children, in any event.
24 October 2015|
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Response from AM-AM-Travellers | Reviewed this property |
We were smart casual, we saw some people there celebration an occasion so they were dressed up abit more, but also saw some friends hanging out who were dressed casual.... so anything goes to be honest. Its a quirky lil... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palmerston Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Public Transportation: We are located at College St and Palmerston Ave
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 647-342-6307
  • E-mail
Woodlot Restaurant offers honest and simple handmade cuisine.
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