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Toronto Restaurants with Private Rooms for Intimate Events

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The beauty of hosting an intimate gathering in a restaurant is that it doesn’t always require a full buyout or the sectioning-off of a corner way in the back. In fact, many restaurants in Toronto offer private dining designed to help you host the ultimate private dining experience for your guests. Whether you’re looking to host a small reception, meeting, or family event, we’ve got your round-up of Toronto’s best restaurants with private rooms that specialize in private, intimate events!

Blu Ristorante

90 Avenue Road, Toronto, ON M5R 2H2
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The upscale private dining room at Blu Ristorante boasts warmly lit stonewalls, grand mirrors, floor-to-ceiling wood panels, and cozy leather seating. The space is perfect to host anywhere from 10-60 guests and is ideal for corporate dinners and smaller celebrations.

Pricing starts at $75 per person

Cluny Bistro

35 Tank House Lane, Toronto, ON M5A 3C4
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The private dining room at Cluny Bistro can be divided into two separate, even more intimate, private dining spaces for up to 32 or 48 guests. Featuring floor-to-ceiling windows, blue linen inset wall panels, and a dedicated patio area – for each room, seasonally – Cluny just might be the perfect place for your next French-inspired event. Bonus – if you’re looking to design your event from a blank slate, you have the ability to remove all the furniture to do so!

Pricing: Lunch menus starting at $70 per person | Dinner menus starting at $80 per person

Canoe Restaurant & Bar

54th Floor, 66 Wellington Street West, Toronto, ON M5K 1H
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The upscale East Private Dining Room at Canoe Restaurant & Bar is ideal for hosting up to 30 seated guests for an intimate gathering. It can also be combined with the West Dining Room to accommodate up to 54 seated.  Complimentary services include personalized menus at each place setting, table numbers, podium, AVscreen and more!  An added bonus – staff will validate parking on Monday to Friday evenings… where else will you find free parking in downtown Toronto?

Pricing: Lunch Menus start at $94 per person | Dinner Menus start at $111 per person. 

JOEY Eaton Centre

1 Dundas St. W, Toronto, ON M5G 1Z3
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There are two small, private dining rooms within the JOEY Eaton Centre location, each offering a private bar and a high-top table setup. JOEY also offers a private events team to help you customize your special event whether it’s an intimate reception, cocktail hour, work party, or any other social gathering!


Pricing: Lunch menus start at $40 per person  | Dinner menus start at$60 per person

Leña Restaurante

176 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M5C 2L7
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Perfect for intimate dinners, product launches, small receptions, and everything in between, the private rooms at Leña Restaurante can accommodate up to 40 seated guests. Whether it’s a family-style feast or a traditional plated meal, you’ll be sure to experience the culture of South America at Leña!

Pricing: Lunch menus start at $68 per person | Dinner menus start at $75 per person


100 Cumberland St, Toronto, ON M5R 1A6
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A Yorkville staple, The Cumberland Room at Sassafraz is located on the restaurant’s second floor with barrier-free access. Featuring stunning frosted glass floor-to-ceiling windows, loft ceilings, and a built-in bar, this dining space can comfortably accommodate up to 72 seated guests. Presentation capabilities are also built into the room, including satellite radio, a wall-mounted TV, and a cordless mic!

Pricing: Standard food & drink bundle starts at $175 per person

Gusto 101

101 Portland Street, Toronto, ON
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The private wine cellar at Gusto 101 is cozy and intimate, and seats up to 20 people for a corporate or social dining experience. The room features A/V capabilities to set up slide shows or presentations. Fun fact: The private wine cellar doubles as a micro winery and the oak barrels lining the walls are aging the in-house Gusto 101 Reserva. 

Pricing: Private dining packages start at $1800 (before taxes and applicable fees)

La Vecchia Lakeshore

90 Marine Parade Dr, Toronto, ON M8V 4G1
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La Vecchia Lakeshore offers a stunning venue for your special events with large open spaces, natural lighting, and pastel colors. Perfect for intimate bistro-style dining or casual chic celebrations, it’s ideal for weddings, first communions, bar mitzvahs, or milestone birthdays. The Cantina Room accommodates 24 seated guests, while the Galleria Room can seat 40. La Vecchia Lakeshore provides a welcoming ambiance, excellent service, and an unforgettable classical Italian experience. With over 27 years of delivering traditional Italian culinary delights in Toronto, La Vecchia Lakeshore continues its legacy of excellence at its lakeside location, blending vibrant modernity with timeless recipes.

Pricing: Starts at $70 per person

Costa Sorrento

179 Enterprise Blvd, Markham, ON L6G 0E7
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Costa Sorrento offers a charming private room in Toronto, ideal for small to medium-sized events. This cozy space is tastefully adorned with warm hues and soft lighting, ensuring a welcoming ambiance for up to 18 seated or 20 standing guests. Equipped with modern amenities like a flat-screen TV and sound system, it’s perfect for both social gatherings and business meetings requiring presentations or entertainment.

Pricing: Starts at $65 per person

The Sultan's Tent & Café Moroc

49 Front St E, Toronto, ON M5E 1B3
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The Sultan's Tent & Café Moroc offers customizable event planning services to create unique experiences for your guests. Their expertise lies in Moroccan-French cuisine, with options for both buffet style catering and a preset Sultan’s Feast menu. They can accommodate events in their intimate tent spaces, with capacities ranging from 14 to 30 guests.

Pricing: Starts at $1500 minimum spend for a small tent

Black + Blue Toronto

130 King St W,, Toronto, ON M5X 2A2
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Black + Blue Toronto, Canada’s premier steakhouse, offers an exquisite setting for private dining events. With the Gold Room accommodating 16 guests and the King Room seating up to 32, it’s perfect for intimate gatherings. Renowned for its Kobe Beef certification, the menu features prime cuts like Japanese A5 Wagyu and USDA Prime, alongside fresh seafood options. The contemporary ambiance, highlighted by hand-carved Himalayan salt bricks, enhances both the aesthetic and culinary experience. Ideal for those seeking an elevated and unforgettable dining experience in an exclusive, sophisticated atmosphere.

Pricing: Lunch Menus starting at $48 per person | Dinner Menus starting at $90 per person


88 Ossington Ave Second Floor, Toronto, ON M6J 2Z4
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Located across from Mamakas and above Koukla, Trapezi is the latest offering from Mamakas Food Group, introduced in 2023 to provide an elevated dining experience. Named after the Greek word for “table,” Trapezi embodies Mediterranean hospitality and celebration, encapsulating the essence of the entire Mamakas Food Group within one exclusive dining room. Perched on the second floor of a heritage building in Ossington, Trapezi offers a breathtaking view of Toronto’s iconic skyline and vibrant neighbourhood. The venue seamlessly blends Mediterranean culture, modernity, and tradition, creating a diverse array of celebratory experiences. With a seating capacity of 32, Trapezi is ideal for both corporate and private events. The dedicated team ensures every detail is meticulously attended to, promising an unforgettable and bespoke experience. The culinary team, with its thoughtful use of local and imported ingredients, elevates each dish to transport diners to another place and time, redefining heartfelt hospitality and quintessential Greek cuisine.

Pricing: Event packages start at Lunch $2,300 | Dinner $3,500

Día Restaurant & Lounge

387 Bloor Street East, Toronto, ON M4W 1H7
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Día Restaurant & Lounge, nestled on the second floor of the Canopy by Hilton Toronto Yorkville Hotel, is the ideal venue for hosting unforgettable events. Renowned as a cultural haven that celebrates life, art, and culinary excellence, Día stands out for its attention to detail and personalized approach. Whether you’re planning a corporate gathering or a social soirée, their team of dedicated Events Enthusiasts ensures every detail is perfect, allowing you to enjoy the occasion fully. Under the culinary expertise of Executive Chef Justin Raponi, their menu highlights fresh, high-quality products with a focus on local and seasonal ingredients. The venue boasts natural light and customizable options, providing a stunning backdrop for any private dining event. With seating capacities for 10-25 guests for dinner and up to 25 for cocktail receptions, Día promises an exceptional and intimate event experience.

Pricing: Menu packages start at $69 per person

Modus Ristorante

145 King St W, Toronto, ON M5H 1J8
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Modus Ristorante specializes in crafting upscale dining experiences suitable for a range of events, from cocktail parties to full-scale dinners. The venue boasts modern, adaptable spaces including a small private room for intimate gatherings of up to 20 seated or 35 for a standing reception, and a larger room accommodating 50 seated guests or 80 for receptions. Modus stands out by providing a fully furnished venue ready for events without rental fees, asking only for a minimum food and beverage spend. The inclusion of comprehensive decor and equipment, from wireless microphones to full sound systems, alongside professional service, makes Modus an ideal choice for hosting intimate events in Toronto’s bustling downtown.

Pricing: Minimum spend for small private room: $1500 | Minimum spend for large private room $4000

Rodney's Oyster House

469 King St W, Toronto, ON M5V 1K4
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With the ability to accommodate between 10 and 24 seated guests, The Cuddy Room at Rodney's Oyster House is a fun, nautical-inspired space perfect for hosting a cozy, intimate dinner. Featuring a wall-mounted monitor for presentations and a large claimed wood table (with the option of bringing in an additional side table) for a family-style dinner setup, it doesn’t get much more intimate than this! The room also features double doors that can be closed for a fully private event. Did we mention this room can also accommodate an oyster shucking station?

Pricing: Minimum spend of $1000-$1500 depending on time of week. 

George Restaurant

111c Queen St. East, Toronto, ON M5C 1S2
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George Restaurant in Toronto is an elegant venue known for its stunning private dining spaces, perfect for intimate gatherings. From small dinners in the cozy Eliot Room to larger celebrations in the Grand Georgian Room, George can host events ranging from 5 to 64 seated guests or cocktail receptions for up to 120 attendees. Each room is thoughtfully designed to cater to a variety of functions, including corporate meetings, weddings, and special parties. For those seeking exclusivity, a full buyout of George offers access to the entire dining area and, when available, the charming Courtyard. 

Woods Restaurant

45 Colborne St, Toronto, ON M5E 1E3
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Woods Restaurant in Toronto offers an intimate private dining experience with a capacity for 18 guests and A/V equipment. The rustic charm of exposed brick, natural wood beams, and clear teardrop lightbulbs hanging from an exposed ceiling is beautifully balanced by chic modern touches. At Woods, the focus is on creating memorable meals in a welcoming atmosphere, using locally sourced fresh produce and products that celebrate Canadian flavors. Led by chef Bitna Park, a George Brown culinary graduate with a passion for innovative cuisine, Woods ensures every dish is crafted with respect for both the guests and the environment.

Pricing: Starts at $79 per person

Still not convinced? Make sure to check out our other blog posts to find the perfect wedding venue for you!

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