Restaurants in Thornhill
The restaurant scene is bustling in the Thornhill area. There is no shortage of excellent eateries that cater to any palate. Regardless of whether you are looking for fine dining, a local hotspot or just a great family restaurant, you will find it in Thornhill. Here is a list of some of the more popular, must-try restaurants in the area.
Casual and Family Dining
My wife and I eat here regularly. All the menu items at Abruzzo Pizza are prepared with great care and attention. The sauce for their pizzas is made with imported Italian tomatoes, the dough is handmade from a special recipe and three distinct cheeses are blended to provide the authentic and distinctive Abruzzo taste. It is this care and attention that has made Abruzzo Pizza the buzz of the Thornhill area.
Centre Street Deli
Established in 1988, Centre Street Deli has become a fan favourite. This popular family eatery serves up traditional deli food including its famous hand-cut smoked meat and fresh cut fries. Get there early to avoid the line-ups and see why this is such a popular Thornhill destination.
Golden Star Drive-In
If you are looking for the best char-grilled burgers in Thornhill, then the Golden Star below is for you. This old-school diner from 1964 is a relic from the community’s suburban past. The next time you feel like a burger, shake and hand cut fries, step back in time and try this Thornhill icon. Remember, the Golden Star Drive-in is cash only.
Zen Japanese Restaurant
Zen Japanese Restaurant has served the Thornhill community since 2000. They provide a fine authentic Japanese dining experience with traditional cooking methods. In addition to an excellent sushi and sashimi menu, Zen offers a selection of traditional Japanese dishes as well as homemade fusion desserts.
Since opening in 1995 Terra below has been recognized as one of the finest dining establishments in the entire GTA. They are the proud recipient of numerous awards, including an award for having Ontario’s best wine list. In addition to a locally sourced and seasonal menu, the restaurant showcases an oyster and tapas bar.
For over 40 years, The Octagon has been Thornhill’s restaurant of choice for premium steak and seafood. Their world class menu features a first-class wine cellar, finely aged steaks, as well as seasonal and locally sourced fresh ingredients. The Octagon also offers elegantly hand-crafted desserts and other food choices to suit every palate.
Since 1995, Santorini has been serving up traditional and authentic Greek cuisine. All the menu items are made with the finest imported Greek and locally sourced ingredients.
Cho Sun OK
Cho Sun OK is a local favorite that offers an excellent selection of traditional Korean dishes. All the food made in the restaurant is from scratch using homemade recipes. The cold noodles are by far the most popular menu item and a must try.
Me Va Me
Me Va Me is a neighbourhood institution. This Middle Eastern eatery is so popular another location had to be opened to take care of take-out orders. Make sure to call ahead for reservations or be prepared for a line-up. The heaping portions and spectacular food make this eatery a must try in Thornhill.
Home of Hot Taste
Home of Hot Taste below brings the taste of Korean fried chicken to Thornhill. This eatery is also a popular watering hole for locals who enjoy an inexpensive beer along with their fried chicken.
Thornhill – A Culinary Experience
This is only a small sample of the wide range of excellent dining choices that sets the Thornhill community apart from other areas of the GTA. From fine dining to delicious deli sandwiches, there is something for everyone’s palate and pocketbook.
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