THE RITZ-CARLTON, TORONTO

181 Wellington Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3G7 Canada
Phone:  +1 (416) 585-2500   •  Map & Directions
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Calendar of Events



Let every day be an adventure while you’re with us at The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto. Discover some of our landmarks such as the CN Tower and Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada during the day and spend your nights fine dining with us or step into the culinary melting pot of Toronto for a taste you won’t forget. Indulge in as much or as little as you please.



Truffle Week in TOCA Restaurant
November 24 - 27 and Saturday, November 29, 2014


Experience a 4-Course Tasting menu ($149++ per guest) with exquisite Alba White Truffles from Piedmont. White Alba Truffles will also be available throughout the week to diners wishing to go a la carte and purchase by the gram ($10 per gm).

For more details visit tocarestaurant.com

Truffle Dinner in TOCA Restaurant
Friday, November 28, 2014


A sensory extravaganza through a dining experience like none other in Toronto with every course decadently piled with the choicest White Truffles imported from Alba and presented by Chef Oliver Glowig - 2 Michelin Stars, Ristorante Oliver Glowig - Rome, and Chef Domenico Iavarone - 1 Michelin Star, Ristorante Maxi - Sorrento Coast. 

Aperitivo with Truffled Canapés and 7–Course Truffle Tasting Menu $230++ per guest

7-course Wine Pairings $95++ per guest


For more details visit tocarestaurant.com

  
Cavalcade of Lights
November 29, 2014
Nathan Phillips Square | 100 Queen Street West

This festive event, a 48-year holiday tradition in Toronto, will feature the illumination of Toronto’s official Christmas tree, performances by some of Canada’s top musical talent, a brilliant fireworks show and a skating party at Nathan Phillips Square.

The evening begins at 7:00pm with performances followed by a breathtaking fireworks display at 8 p.m.

The celebration will continue at 8:15pm with a live concert followed by an open-air skating party with DJ Dopey under the glow of thousands of lights in Nathan Phillips Square.

Learn more

  
Winter Festival of Lights
November 9, 2014 - January 31, 2015
Niagara Falls

The CAA Winter Festival of Lights turns Niagara Falls into a winter wonderland, with over three million sparkling lights along a 6km route, Niagara Falls ice skating at the TD RINK at the Brink, grand holiday displays throughout the city, and unique Niagara Falls events like the Christmas Concert Series. With weekly fireworks, waterparks and casinos, this wintertime Niagara Falls festival offers plenty to experience.

The CAA Winter Festival of Lights is the most enchanting of Niagara attractions and has become a tradition for over one million people from around the globe on winter getaways.

Learn more

Exclusive Club Lounge Experiences

  • Personalized Private Shopping experiences from the most exclusive retailers in Toronto, such as Burberry and Harry Rosen.
  • Indulge in the different tastes of our restaurants with Wine, Cheese and Charcuterie Tastings twice a week.
  • Go behind the scenes of the Legendary Ritz-Carlton Service with our intimate Heart of House Tours.

  
Nutcracker Tea
Every Saturday and Sunday in December, before Christmas. Also available Tuesday, December 23 and Wednesday, December 24, 2014


The Holiday spirit comes alive at DEQ Lounge with Nutcracker Afternoon Tea every weekend in December leading up to Christmas. The culinary Artists at The Ritz-Carlton have put together a delectable Afternoon Tea menu representing some of the most iconic and endearing acts and characters of the famous Holiday Story “The Nutcracker”. Guests will enjoy a glass of sparkling wine along with artisanal teas by Toronto Master Tea sommelier Hoda Paripoush and our little guests will enjoy their own selection of white or dark hot chocolate.

For reservations, please contact the hotel at (416) 585-2500.

Seatings at 12:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. - By reservation only
$52 per adult (including a glass of sparkling wine)
$28 per child (3-12 years old)
Complimentary for children under 3
Price not inclusive of applicable taxes and gratuities

Click here to view the menu.
Please click here to make your reservations online or call the hotel at (416) 575-2500.

  
Gingerbread House Decorating
Available Sundays in December (7, 14 & 21) and on Christmas Eve (Wednesday, December 24, 2014)
 

Reprise a holiday tradition in the grandiose lobby of The Ritz-Carlton, children can decorate their very own Gingerbread house to take home every Sunday leading up to Christmas and on Christmas Eve. A Ritz-Carlton Pastry chef will assist our young guests to decorate a ginger bread house with all the delicious treats from candyland while they enjoy a warm cup of hot chocolate and cookies.

11 a.m. – 12 p.m. - By reservation only
$75 per child (for one house each).
Complimentary for children under 3
Price not inclusive of applicable taxes and gratuities

  
Holiday Spa Treatments at Spa My Blend by Clarins


Let our magic massage elves at Spa My Blend by Clarins provide you with the ultimate in relaxation or rejuvenation. Whether you need re-energizing between parties and shopping or to look and feel your best, our extraordinary spa treatments are just the thing to revitalize or relax you. Voted as Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Hotel Spa, experience our holiday treatments including The Spa-liday Detox Package, The Dapper Gentleman, Winter Escape Spa Sampler or our signature Champagne Manicure complete with a hot stone hand and arm massage and a glass of bubbly. With 16 treatment rooms and an enormous sumptuous Sanctuary, Spa My Blend is the perfect place to host your holiday party or treat your guests to the best holiday pampering.

Spa My Blend by Clarins
5th Floor
Click here to view our specials

  
Christmas Brunch
Thursday, December 25, 2014


Celebrate this joyous holiday seasons at our renowned brunch at TOCA restaurant for traditional holiday menus and an unforgettable dining experience. Watch our Chefs carve holiday roast amidst an extravagant selection of culinary delights, a bottomless Caesar station and a knee-high buffet that is just the right size for children to help themselves.

TOCA Restaurant
Seating’s at 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. - Reservations strongly recommended.
$98 per adult
$48 per child (3-12 years old)
Complimentary for children under 3
Price not inclusive of applicable taxes and gratuities

Click here to view the menu in the Special Events section under the View More tab.
Please click here to make your reservations online or call TOCA directly at (416) 572-8008.

  
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Dinner in TOCA Restaurant
Wednesday, December 24 and Thursday, December 25, 2014
 

Indulge in a lavish 4-course-menu featuring an array of seasonal favourites in award-winning TOCA restaurant and you will be enchanted with the most elegant Christmas Eve celebration in the city.

$95 per adult
$48 per child (3-12 years old)
Complimentary for children under 3

Click here to view the menu in the Special Events section under the View More tab.
Please click here to make your reservations online or call TOCA directly at (416) 572-8008.

  
New Year’s Eve Dinner in TOCA Restaurant
Wednesday, December 31, 2014


Our New Year’s Eve menu will feature all the variety of the seasons, highlighting the finest selections from our Cheese Cave and an elaborate dessert buffet.

First Seating:
5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
5-course menu priced at $155 per person for first seating

Second Seating:
8 p.m. onward
6-course menu priced at $180 per person for second seating

Half price for children 3-12 years old
Complimentary for children under 3

Click here to view the menu in the Special Events section under the View More tab.
Please click here to make your reservations online or call TOCA directly at (416) 572-8008.

  
Grey Goose Ice Bar in Lobby with Unique Cocktails
Wednesday, December 31, 2014


All guests are invited to end the evening by join us in the lobby where with refreshments and celebratory cocktails available from the Showpiece Grey Goose Ice Bar in the lobby.

The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto Lobby
9 p.m. to 2 a.m.

  
New Year’s Eve Event in DEQ Lounge with Live DJ & Dancing
Wednesday, December 31, 2014


Our luxury lounge, DEQ, offers an upscale New Year’s Event that only The Ritz-Carlton can. With a breathtaking view of Simcoe Park and the CN Tower, live DJs, a dance floor and an extensive wine and cocktail selection, this is sure to be one of the most luxurious New Year’s Eve parties in Toronto.

DEQ Terrace & Lounge
9 p.m. to 2 a.m.

  
Live Music in Ritz Bar
Wednesday, December 31, 2014


Experience the distinctively urban ambiance of The Ritz Bar, a cocktail lounge and sushi bar. Enjoy Live Music from under the glowing light of a crimson artisan glass chandelier, sip a glass of sparkling wine selected by our sommelier at the free standing bar or sample our inventive tapas-style menu, renowned in downtown Toronto for its Japanese izakaya flavors.

Ritz Bar
9 p.m. to 2 a.m.

  
Winter Festival of Lights
November 9, 2014 - January 31, 2015
Niagara Falls

The CAA Winter Festival of Lights turns Niagara Falls into a winter wonderland, with over three million sparkling lights along a 6km route, Niagara Falls ice skating at the TD RINK at the Brink, grand holiday displays throughout the city, and unique Niagara Falls events like the Christmas Concert Series. With weekly fireworks, waterparks and casinos, this wintertime Niagara Falls festival offers plenty to experience.

The CAA Winter Festival of Lights is the most enchanting of Niagara attractions and has become a tradition for over one million people from around the globe on winter getaways.

Learn more

Exclusive Club Lounge Experiences

  • Personalized Private Shopping experiences from the most exclusive retailers in Toronto, such as Burberry and Harry Rosen.
  • Indulge in the different tastes of our restaurants with Wine, Cheese and Charcuterie Tastings twice a week.
  • Go behind the scenes of the Legendary Ritz-Carlton Service with our intimate Heart of House Tours.

  
New Year’s Day Brunch in TOCA Restaurant
Thursday, January 1, 2015


Indulge in a lavish buffet featuring an array of seasonal favourites at the award-winning TOCA restaurant. Eat, drink and be merry with a delectable brunch buffet featuring a variety of breakfast action stations, must-have seafood, carving stations, tasty holiday desserts and much more.

TOCA Restaurant
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
$98 per adult
$45 per child (3-12 years old)
Complimentary for children under 3

Click here to view the menu in the Special Events section under the View More tab.
Please click here to make your reservations online or call TOCA directly at (416) 572-8008.

  
Winter Festival of Lights
November 9, 2014 - January 31, 2015
Niagara Falls

The CAA Winter Festival of Lights turns Niagara Falls into a winter wonderland, with over three million sparkling lights along a 6km route, Niagara Falls ice skating at the TD RINK at the Brink, grand holiday displays throughout the city, and unique Niagara Falls events like the Christmas Concert Series. With weekly fireworks, waterparks and casinos, this wintertime Niagara Falls festival offers plenty to experience.

The CAA Winter Festival of Lights is the most enchanting of Niagara attractions and has become a tradition for over one million people from around the globe on winter getaways.

Learn more

Exclusive Club Lounge Experiences

  • Personalized Private Shopping experiences from the most exclusive retailers in Toronto, such as Burberry and Harry Rosen.
  • Indulge in the different tastes of our restaurants with Wine, Cheese and Charcuterie Tastings twice a week.
  • Go behind the scenes of the Legendary Ritz-Carlton Service with our intimate Heart of House Tours.

Exclusive Club Lounge Experiences

  • Personalized Private Shopping experiences from the most exclusive retailers in Toronto, such as Burberry and Harry Rosen.
  • Indulge in the different tastes of our restaurants with Wine, Cheese and Charcuterie Tastings twice a week.
  • Go behind the scenes of the Legendary Ritz-Carlton Service with our intimate Heart of House Tours.

Exclusive Club Lounge Experiences

  • Personalized Private Shopping experiences from the most exclusive retailers in Toronto, such as Burberry and Harry Rosen.
  • Indulge in the different tastes of our restaurants with Wine, Cheese and Charcuterie Tastings twice a week.
  • Go behind the scenes of the Legendary Ritz-Carlton Service with our intimate Heart of House Tours.

Exclusive Club Lounge Experiences

  • Personalized Private Shopping experiences from the most exclusive retailers in Toronto, such as Burberry and Harry Rosen.
  • Indulge in the different tastes of our restaurants with Wine, Cheese and Charcuterie Tastings twice a week.
  • Go behind the scenes of the Legendary Ritz-Carlton Service with our intimate Heart of House Tours.

Exclusive Club Lounge Experiences

  • Personalized Private Shopping experiences from the most exclusive retailers in Toronto, such as Burberry and Harry Rosen.
  • Indulge in the different tastes of our restaurants with Wine, Cheese and Charcuterie Tastings twice a week.
  • Go behind the scenes of the Legendary Ritz-Carlton Service with our intimate Heart of House Tours.

Exclusive Club Lounge Experiences

  • Personalized Private Shopping experiences from the most exclusive retailers in Toronto, such as Burberry and Harry Rosen.
  • Indulge in the different tastes of our restaurants with Wine, Cheese and Charcuterie Tastings twice a week.
  • Go behind the scenes of the Legendary Ritz-Carlton Service with our intimate Heart of House Tours.

Exclusive Club Lounge Experiences

  • Personalized Private Shopping experiences from the most exclusive retailers in Toronto, such as Burberry and Harry Rosen.
  • Indulge in the different tastes of our restaurants with Wine, Cheese and Charcuterie Tastings twice a week.
  • Go behind the scenes of the Legendary Ritz-Carlton Service with our intimate Heart of House Tours.