Astoria has been on the Danforth for years and is just a short walk from Chester station. With a vast menu, featuring such fan favourites as pork souvlaki, to golden fried kalamari, there is something for everyone. A large grill can be seen from the outside, making for a very ‘barbecue artiste’ vibe. With large portions, Astoria is sure to satisfy your craving for Greek cuisine.
Astoria Shish Kebob House, 390 Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada, +1 416 463 2838
Pizzeria Libretto has a menu full of options with authentic Neapolitan pizza. With pizza options such as Libretto margherita, Ontario prosciutto & arugula, or cremini mushroom, Pizzeria Libretto uses the finest local ingredients. From Monday to Friday, Pizzeria Libretto offers a lunch prix fixe menu. With thin crusts, toppings are the highlight of their pizza, amplifying the simple – yet, delicious – pizza base. Wood-burning ovens are the most traditional way to cook a pizza, and wood-smoked flavour adding an extra touch of Italian tradition.
Pizzeria Libretto, 550 Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada, +1 416 466 0400
Double Sushi satisfies cravings on the Danforth deliciously. The simple decor is a brilliant reminder that at Double Sushi, the taste and presentation of their sushi is where it’s at. Try the spicy salmon roll, a favourite among regulars. Sushi lovers can either dine in, or get their sushi for takeout.
Double Sushi, 2795 Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada, +1 416 698 2168
Dim sum restaurants on the Danforth are a rare find, as most are in the downtown core. Thankfully, Ha Gow Dim Sum House is on the scene, offering the best dim sum on Danforth. The menu doesn’t need to offer an especially large range of dim sum, because the featured food is top-notch. If you’re a dim sum fan, Ha Gow Dim Sum House is a gem on the Danforth.
Ha Gow Dim Sum House, 988 Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada, +1 416 461 8294