Best restaurants for a corporate holiday lunch in Toronto

The holiday season brings with it not just cold weather, but a feeling of togetherness. Celebrate the holidays with your co-workers at some of the top restaurants in the city. These restaurants offer a great atmosphere for any office friends to come together and party! Here are the best restaurants to book a work lunch over the holidays.[Photo of the Carbon Bar Photo ©Yellow Pages / Pages Jaunes]

Oliver & Bonacini Café Grill

33 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M5E 1G4

What’s a party without O+B? Located right at Yonge and Front the Oliver & Bonacini Café Grill is the perfect spot to celebrate the holidays among co-workers. The space is known for it’s high ceilings and has two dining rooms to choose from. The menu includes items like canapés and platters of charcuterie, Quebec and Ontario cheeses, or a prix-fixe option of fresh sandwiches, soups and salads.

EPIC Restaurant

100 Front W, Toronto, ON M5J 1E3

Located in the epicenter of Toronto’s Financial District, Epic is a short walk away from many office buildings. The restaurant is known for its luxurious menu and atmosphere, making it a perfect work party space. The semi-private dining room allows for a quiet space to celebrate with your co-workers.

Bier Markt King West

600 King St W, Toronto, ON M5V 1M3

For a more causal party, Bier Markt is the place to go. It has multiple locations across the city, so that means easy access to the lunch menu! The menu is customizable which allows you to keep everyone’s tastes in mind. Did we mention there’s also a massive beer menu?

George Restaurant

111 Queen St E, Toronto, ON M5C 1S2

A great setting for any corporate lunch, the combination of George’s stunning décor and delicious cuisine will make this holiday lunch one that everyone in the office won’t forget! Working with Sonia Dhillon, you can create the perfect menu for your event. The private dining rooms are hidden behind antique wooden doors, and can seat five to 64 guests for a seated meal.

Drake One Fifty

150 York St, Toronto, ON M5H 3S5

Drake One Fifty is the perfect spot for a trendy and fun corporate lunch. Work with Drake One Fifty’s expert team to create an exciting holiday party for your co-workers. You are able to rent out certain areas, or the entire restaurant.

Momofuku Daisho

190 University Ave, Toronto, ON M5H 0A3

Momofuku Daisho hosts large groups on a daily basis, so it has become a pro at large format dining. The menus vary between beef brisket and lobster, as well as an a la carte option. Momofuku Daisho can accommodate groups of four to 10 people. Plus, it offers large format meals for takeout.

STK Restaurant

153 Yorkville, ON

Opulent and trendy, STK is the perfect place for a power lunch during the holidays. This spot can accommodate a party of any size! STK offers signature and premium cuts of steak, as well as an entire menu of their specialty cocktails. This Yorkville restaurant will not only impress with the service and atmosphere, but the steaks are a cut above the rest!


1221 Bay St, Toronto, ON M5R 3P5

For a meat-free holiday lunch, Planta is the destination! The plant-based menu has been turning heads across the city. The atmosphere is sophisticated, yet approachable. This combination makes Planta a great option for your holiday party.

The Carbon Bar

99 Queen St E, Toronto, ON M5C 1S1

This year The Carbon Bar is offering a special lunch menu all December long. The unique Southern barbecue meal is not only delicious, but it makes for the perfect setting to relax with your co-workers. The lunch is available from December 6 until December 23 between 11:30 am and 3 pm. Make your reservations now!

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