The very first MICHELIN Guide Toronto has 13 new MICHELIN-Starred restaurants featuring 12 One MICHELIN Star restaurants and one Two Star restaurant. Here’s a look at some of the most affordable MICHELIN Star Restaurants Toronto 2022 where you can enjoy top notch cuisine without breaking the bank.
Edulis (1 star)
Edulis offers a Sunday luncheon priced at $85 per person which is inspired by the restaurant’s love of the lazy, long, lingering European Sunday lunch feasts.
The luncheon is a multi-course set menu that changes each week according to the season and their own inspiration which is described to fuel and fortify you for stimulating conversation, laughter and even a mid-afternoon nap.
Osteria Giulia (1 star)
At the Italian and seafood focused Osteria Giulia, you can indulge in pasta mains like the Lamb Pappardelle; Sweet Corn & Parmigiano Cappelletti; and Squid Ink Spaghetti for around $30 – $50. Their menu is a la carte so you can choose the dishes to your liking.
Quetzal (1 star)
Quetzal celebrates regional Mexican cuisine, inspired by traditional flavours and cooking styles, all cooked over a breathtaking 28 foot-long open fire that runs the span of the hot line.
Traditional moles, sauces and little-known native ingredients are transported to Toronto and infused with the bounty of local Ontario and Canadian produce, for a one-of-a-kind dining experience.
Items from the grill like the Pork Secreto al Pastor; 8 oz Ontario AAA Flat Iron; and Rougie Farms Duck Breast are around $40 – $70. The menu is also a la carte.
The staff can also build a tasting menu for you starting at $90 per person.
Alobar Yorkville (1 star)
Next up on this list of affordable MICHELIN star restaurants Toronto 2022 is Alobar Yorkville – a simply decorated bistro serving creative, scratch-made food fusing European and Asian influences.
You can find main dishes like the Braised Short Rib with Wild Onion Chimchurri; Grilled Sea Bream with Piquillo Pepper; Ricotta with Snap Pea and Mascarpone; and Confit Duck Pappardelle for around $40 – $55.
Don Alfonso 1890 Toronto (1 star)
Don Alfonso 1890 Toronto is a modern, chef-driven Mediterranean restaurant that offers a lounge menu aside from their signature prix-fixe tasting menus.
Enjoy dishes like Ontario Wagyu Beef Tenderloin with Dijon Mustard Sauce; Mini Burgers of Organic Manitoba Bison with Blue Cheese; Nova Scotia Lobster Tempura and more for around $30.