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Momofuku Shoto

#475 of 6,973 Restaurants in Toronto}
££££Asian, , Vegetarian Friendly
190 University Ave | 3rd Floor, Toronto, Ontario M5H 0A3, Canada
+1 647-253-6224
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good27%
  • Average24%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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Asian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
190 University Ave | 3rd Floor, Toronto, Ontario M5H 0A3, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to Momofuku Shoto after my nephew’s graduation from Queens University. This was a special occasion so we wanted to go to someplace nice. Momofuku was a beautiful place. The restaurant was on the 3rd floor of the Shangri-La Hotel and the setting was...More

Thank kingdog12
Reviewed 7 October 2017

In downtown Toronto, it is not difficult to look for a popular food joint or a meeting point.All joints overflow with loyalist or enthusiastic customers in the evenings in general and weekends in particular. Metallic sculpture of a monstrous Chinese demon at the entrance with...More

Thank prabhjot416
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Went there with a few friends for the first time. The pork ramen was delicious and so was the bun! Yummy. Fast, and efficient service.

Thank J C
Reviewed 11 September 2017

It was an exciting experience to watch the dishes prepared right in front of you. The many courses gave you an opportunity to try things you may never try. Loved it!

Thank Janice L
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Dining solo can sometimes be dull or uncomfortable. Not at Shoto. Sitting at the kitchen counter, interacting with the chefs and servers and my fellow diners, watching how much care and artistry went into the evening's experience, the creativity and quality, made dining at Shoto...More

1  Thank JimBCalgary
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

First time at this famed noodle bar... Delicious dinner, and drinks. Casual dining. I had the pork ramen - very good, the potato dashi - good, potatoes a bit al dente, and the pepper noodle divine - but caution a bit spicy. The seven spice...More

Thank Cwesthaver
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This restaurant seating is around the kitchen and you can see the craftsmen and women prepare your multi course meal in front of you. They serve tasting menu with or without wine pairings. I would recommend with wine pairings. The staff, the chefs, the food...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Staff were courteous, pleasant and friendly - from the valet outside to the head chef. Also, the presentations of the dishes were some of the best we've seen! Unfortunately, dishes were lackluster to say the least. Shrimp with nutmeg were way too salty, while the...More

1  Thank Skeadodian
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We were here with family to celebrate my son's 20th birthday. I would say the food combinations were great overall. However, I think the "acidity" was a little overused and a tad heavy in the flavouring. The nutmeg for the shrimp dish was overpowering, wasting...More

1  Thank PSYeh
Reviewed 25 April 2017

There are few restaurants in Toronto that give you the experience of personal dining. 4 chefs in front of you, expertly crafting your next bite. Not a cheap experience but considering the level of the ingredients, technique and passion, the cost is actually quite the...More

Thank Willix88
Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$94 - US$157
Asian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 20:15
18:00 - 20:15
18:00 - 21:15
18:00 - 21:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 University Ave | 3rd Floor, Toronto, Ontario M5H 0A3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown West
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown West
  • Phone Number: +1 647-253-6224
Shōtō is located on the third floor of Momofuku Toronto in the heart of downtown Toronto. The three-story building is also home to Noodle Bar, Nikai, Daishō and Christina Tosi's Milk Bar. At Shōtō, guests are seated along a kitchen counter where they are served a seasonally inspired tasting menu by the chefs. Dinner is comprised of 8 - 10 courses and served Tuesday - Saturday. Reservations and walk-ins are welcome.
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