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Riz

#901 of 6,780 Restaurants in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Neighbourhood:
East York
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1677 Bayview Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4G 3C1, Canada (Eglington)
+1 416-487-8388
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11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Toronto, Canada
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

From the lovely and calm ambience, the attentive and kind service, to the excellent Thai food, I always enjoy this restaurant. It is a place I return to often either for lunch or dinner or take-out! They also offer a full gluten free menu too. The owners and staff are really kind and caring people.

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Thank CKVR1609
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

We were looking forward to our dinner from Riz - and even ordered early to avoid any New Year's rush. But it was extremely disappointing. A far cry from a recent order in November - when everything was delicious. Our New Year's dinner was extremely lacking in quality, in taste and in presentation. They also seem to have shortened their... More 

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1 Thank Ransom5000
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

This is a Thai restaurant with a special twist, it is dedicated to offering a truly gluten free option; by this I mean there are two kitchens in this restaurant, so celiac sufferers can rest assured they can eat out without peril.

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1 Thank Jane D
Montreal, Canada
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We have visted this restaurant on previous visits to Toronto. It is in an interesting neighbourhood that offers some unique shops and eateries. Our past experiences have been very good. We arrived early, were pleasantly greeted and seated. The extensive menu is offered in both regular and glutin free, unlike many places that have a small gluten free section. We... More 

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1 Thank 708patrick
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Slow, hidden costs, not friendly, and food is just alright. I would not recommend and if you still go after this, sorry, I told you so

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Thank MDJone
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119 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

It's close to my house. Food is average but they do have some dishes like the rice and shrimps that are very good. If your in the area then give them a try. I would not do out of my way to get there.

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Thank Garry H
toronto
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98 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

This restaurant has something for everyone. Meat and fish/seafood lovers, vegetarians and gluten free. They have spicy and non-spicy dishes of Thai, Korean, Vietnamese, Malaysian style

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Thank outboundToronto
Toronto, Canada
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely Asian cuisine. We go to the restaurant, and order take out, frequently. Great for lunch or dinner. Very friendly staff. Crispy beef is one family favourite. But there is lots to choose from. The drunken crab is awesome. Good curries. The all you can eat is recommended if you want variety. Always recommended.

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Thank Dan H
Toronto, Canada
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Good food, great service....many visits and always great. Gluten free menu available and selections are many...it is a fusion of Thai food and other Asian foods...simply delicious. Friday and Saturday you need to reserve...it is busy restaurant for good reasons. Enjoy the visit....

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Thank Miles334
Ottawa, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

It is so amazing to have such an amazing Gluten Free selection on a menu, and then to have it taste so good. The restaurant was very clean, the service was great, and the food was absolutely delicious (including the absolute most delicious soup I have ever had!). We will definitely be returning the next time we are in town.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$31
Cuisine
Asian, Chinese, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1677 Bayview Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4G 3C1, Canada
    (Eglington)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > East York
  • Neighbourhood: East York
  • Phone Number: +1 416-487-8388

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in East York

Neighbourhood Profile
East York
East York includes a portion of old, industrial Toronto. Densely populated but incredibly safe, it boasts some of the city's earliest gardens and gardening clubs, attracting green thumbs everywhere. The tranquility of the Don Valley River area, which is rich with Toronto's oldest and tallest forests, is supplemented by the large ensemble of authentic and refurbished Edwardian homes, giving parts of East York allure. The other draw is for foodies: lovers of Bangladeshi fare will find authentic restaurants and markets in the area, with raw spices and desserts. East York also represents a lot of Toronto's Serbian food culture, and recently, has had an outcropping of solid microbrewery stops. For families, the science center is a favored weekend stop.
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