This section is for the people who just enjoy a good sit-down meal for anytime of the day! Everything casual from brunch to dinner. Not too little, not too fancy, these restaurants will hit the spot.
Price Range $ – $$
Refinery Public House
4.5⋆ | $
Don’t be fooled by its nightlife reputation, because the Refinery Public House has the lunch menu of champions on a budget. Classic pub food gets served up at this Lakeshore located bar and restaurant (3039 Lake Shore Blvd W.) at the bargain deal of $6.95. Every single item on the menu is listed at this incredibly low price*. Keep it casual with friends for a quick lunch between classes or stop in by yourself and hangout with the Etobicoke regulars. Menu stays open during the bar hours, so you can quench your late night cravings as you party the night away.
*unless stated otherwise on menu.
4.5⋆ | $$$
Trying to find a place to eat with a health nut? Take them to Thrive, an all-organic café at 3473 Lakeshore Boulevard West! Enjoy some fair trade coffee with a gluten-free biscuit in a green environment. Thrive offers a huge variety of healthy lunch and snack options, such as the Raw Pad Thai salad and Sprouted Burgers.You get what you pay for at Thrive, as they use only the best organic ingredients in the GTA. The staff makes up for it though, with warm smiles and kind service. Thrive is a must for all the healthy eaters in Etobicoke!
Insomnia Restaurant & Lounge
4.5⋆ | $$
Did you sleep in and miss breakfast? Or have you simply been awake since yesterday night? Yeah we see you insomniacs, this one is for you! Insomnia is located at 563 Bloor Street W, and it’s locally famous for its impeccable brunch. Insomniac Cafe is open till 2am every day of the week, so pick any time to go enjoy their menu that includes international variety and serves great local and import beer and wine. You’re not going to be able to sleep a wink with food this good, priced this well!
4⋆ | $
This restaurant serves Thai food fit for a king! Salad King is at 340 Yonge Street, where they have been famously serving up their Thai recipes for the last 20 years. Popular amongst local the college and universities, Salad King is for everybody who has a taste for spice. This restaurant is vibrant and full of life, and their homemade ingredients will have you keeling like royalty. You won’t have to be as wealthy as a king to pay for Salad King’s extremely affordable menu either!