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Restaurant type

  • Casual Dining,

Cuisine type

  • Canadian,

Features

  • Restaurant With Terrace,
  • Alcohol Served,

Atmosphere

  • Trendy,
  • Intimate,
  • Casual,

Products and Services

  • Catering,
  • Food Dudes,
  • Restaurant,
  • Sharing Plates,
  • Contemporary Food,
  • International Cuisine,
    • Annex Dining,
    • Chopped Salad,
    • Hamburger,
    • Brunch,
    • Dinner,
  • more...
  • less...

Languages Spoken

  • English,
Location
196 Robert St, Toronto, ON M5S 2K7
Useful Information

Opening Hours *Holiday hours

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Kitchen Hours 5:30- 10:30 Mon-Sat
Kitchen Hours 5:30- 10:30 Mon-Sat
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Rates:

  • $26 To $60,

Methods of Payment:

Meet the owner

It’s barely 6 pm and Rasa is already slammed. “Our customers are always such an eclectic mix of people,” says co-owner Adam Minster before turning to discuss the night’s cocktail options with a couple of older ladies who recently pulled up to the bar.

“We’re regulars,” explains one of the women. “This is our local, we come here a few times a week and we love it – the menu changes often, so we never get bored,” she says while tucking into the fish board. The board features a trio of fish prepared in different ways. Tonight’s triplet is a caprese albacore tuna with tomato confit and basil sauce, a jerked steelhead trout with apple relish and plantain chips, and the final pescatarian delight: smoked branzino with dill crème fraiche, orange caviar and mustard chips.

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Ratings & Reviews - Rasa Restaurant

How would you rate this business?
June 29, 2022

Love this restaurant. Everything is fabulous!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 28, 2022

Rasa never fails to impress us - we keep bringing new friends who are blown away by the food and the service.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 28, 2022

Rasa is such a consistently great restaurant! Every time we come the service, food, and atmosphere is perfect. Our server was kind, funny, and attentive and kept us from over-ordering — something I always really appreciate. The dishes we ordered were complex in flavour and timed perfectly. Lovely lovely time as always. :)

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 26, 2022

We had a fantastic experience at Rasa! Organizing a dinner party for a large group (20 guests) is not easy but the team from Rasa made this night memorable for everyone! Sienna, Emily and Alex are super stars and made the guests feel confortable very quickly! They made sure all of our needs were covered (including food allergies) and the service was outstanding! The food was delicious and guests were blown away! Amazing place to celebrate the ones you love :)

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 24, 2022

The food was excellent as always, our server Alex was fantastic, and we can’t wait to come back for dinner again soon. Thank you, Rasa, for making our celebration so special!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 23, 2022

Amazing staff, and delicious food. Claire was our server, she’s the best. Rasa never disappoints!

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 23, 2022

I am disappointed with Rasa. This was my 3rd time visiting the restaurant since COVID. Most dishes were too salty and extremely small in size. There’s no creative surprise any more. And the waitress missed one of our orders. We left the restaurant hungry. It is the last time for us.

Ambiance: 3/5

Cuisine: 2/5

Service: 2/5

June 20, 2022

Fantastic food, service and vibe. Pricy, but we had a great time

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 19, 2022

Everything was awesome and Clare was lovely - 10/10

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 16, 2022

Amazing flavours and exceptional friendly service!!

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 11, 2022

Wonderful meal last night for our family celebrations! Staff was incredible, food amazing! Definitely our new "go to" fave spot :)

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 9, 2022

Rasa burger is the best burger I’ve ever had

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 7, 2022

My friend and I had a great celebration night for his graduation and we loved everything, from the so king and warm service to the very delightful dishes we had. I will visit again with more friends and will recommend it too. Thanks so much and great job!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 5, 2022

Maybe the best restaurant experience in 2022.you guys rock

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 6, 2022

From start to finish, one of the best dining experiences I have ever had. Our servers were Ken & Fabio, whom were both well-versed, kind and had great recommendations. The ambience and environment was both relaxing and enticing all at once, and the food... to die for! There was not one bite that I did not want to savor. Most certainly a new favourite! Oh, and as someone who cannot drink alcohol, the inclusive option for a fun mocktail based on my preferred taste selection was magnificent!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 31, 2022

Fav in the city. Always good, service is 10/10 as usual. Thanks!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 29, 2022

Molly was our waitress and she made our dining experience unforgettable! Loved her energy, recommendations and amazing service! What a birthday treat! I feel so spoiled! Thanks Molly! Also the food was delicious! All dishes were hitting the spot! Such a perfect combination of flavours and textures! I loved it all! Thanks Rasa!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 29, 2022

Found this gem through Google search "popular restaurants in Toronto." Was looking for a new place to eat to celebrate my 3 year anniversary with my partner. The vibe of the restaurant was amazing. Decor was modern rustic. Food was SO GOOD. And, most importantly, the staff were amazing. Highly recommended. Will be revisiting with a larger group of people in the near future.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 26, 2022

Incredible tasting menu! My girlfriend and I were blown away. Every single dish was full of flavour and well balanced. I’m not a fish guy and one of my favourites was the Tuna! Our server was also very kind and attentive. Top 5 meals we’ve ever had. Thank you for a wonderful evening!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 26, 2022

IT was ab absolutely perfect meal. There were five of us and we all the ordered the tasting meal. The food was delicious. The portions were excellent we all walked away full but not stuffed. Our server Alex was attentive and helpful. He was well versed in the menu and was very helpful. It was not my first time at Rasa but each time I go I remember why it is always busy and why I am glad that I keep trying and keep going back. Rasa has proven that good food and good service are how they survive

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 26, 2022

We were seated on the patio on a corner table with heaters nearby. It was my first time coming to this restaurant and I was so incredibly impressed by the service. We were a group of 4. One of my friends had a list of allergens and dietary restrictions she needed to stay clear of. Our server kindly tried to support all of her needs and diligently highlighted the options available to her. She even brought out an appetizer that was catered to her. Food was delicious and staff was amazing!

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 21, 2022

We sat at the bar and had the best experience. It was good to see Adam and our bartender (from NFLD) was wonderfully charming and made the entire experience special😊

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 20, 2022

If my daughter and I could give 10 stars we would! Small, but dedicated menu that strives for perfection. Sensational and inspired ceviche and gnudi. We loved Clare!! She brought a warmth to her exemplary service, which topped off our extraordinary food experience. We’ll definitely be back there soon:)

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 20, 2022

Original. Inventive. Delicious!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 19, 2022

Best food in the city. The server was excellent. We will definitely be going back.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 19, 2022

Lovely people, delicious food!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 18, 2022

Amazing

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 16, 2022

Just wonderful. Service and food were top notch!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 15, 2022

Finally got to celebrate my birthday in a restaurant, and was so pleased I chose Rasa. From start to finish, food to service, everything was beyond fantastic!! Five stars doesn’t give our meal last night justice. Can’t wait to come back. One of the best Toronto has to offer

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 15, 2022

Wonderful service - extremely high standard and very friendly. Great waiter and great bar tender - it exceeded our expectations which were very high considering excellent reviews we had read. We look forward to coming back. The menu is really excellent

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

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