Announcing the 2015 100 Best Restaurants for Groups in Canada

Best Restaurants for Groups in CanadaThe holidays are here — and you know what that means: family, friends, and food! Because we know Canadian foodies are going to be dining out in larger party sizes than ever to celebrate all month long, we’re excited to unveil the first ever 2015 100 Best Restaurants for Groups in Canada. The results reflect the combined opinions of more than 275,000 restaurant reviews submitted by verified OpenTable diners for more than 1,600 restaurants in Canada.

The list features restaurants from seven provinces which OpenTable diners have ranked as favourites when dining in groups of five or more. Ontario leads all provinces with 57 winning restaurants including Momofuku DAISHŌ in Toronto. Alberta follows with 17, such as The Italian Farmhouse in Bragg Creek, British Columbia with 16 like Bauhaus Restaurant in Vancouver, and Québec with six such as ONoir in Montreal. The 2015 100 Best Restaurants for Groups in Canada are…

1888 Chop House – Fairmont Banff Springs – Banff, Alberta
19 Okanagan Grill + Bar – West Kelowna, British Columbia
Alo Restaurant – Toronto, Ontario
Ambiyan – Unionville, Ontario
Ampersand27 – Edmonton, Alberta
Amsterdam Brewhouse On the Lake – Toronto, Ontario
Backhouse – Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
Baker Street Station – Guelph, Ontario
Bauhaus Restaurant – Vancouver, British Columbia
Bazille – Nordstrom Rideau Centre – Ottawa, Ontario
Beertown Public House – Waterloo – Waterloo, Ontario
Benihana – The Royal York Hotel– Toronto, Ontario
BEVO Bar + Pizzeria – Montréal, Québec
The Blue House – Calgary, Alberta
Bolero – Calgary, Alberta
Brasa Brazilian Steakhouse – Niagara Falls, Ontario
Byblos – Toronto, Ontario
Cafe Chianti – Halifax, Nova Scotia
The Carbon Bar – Toronto, Ontario
Chez Piggy – Kingston, Ontario
CHOP Barlow – Calgary North – Calgary, Alberta
Cibo – Calgary, Alberta
Cibo Wine Bar – King St. West – Toronto, Ontario
Cibo Wine Bar – Yonge Street – Toronto, Ontario
Copacabana Brazilian Steakhouse-Eglinton Avenue – Toronto, Ontario
Copacabana Brazilian Steakhouse – Adelaide St. West – Toronto, Ontario
dels Enoteca Pizzeria – Kitchener, Ontario
Drake Devonshire Inn – Wellington, Ontario
Drake Hotel – Toronto, Ontario
The Drawing Room – The Prince of Wales Hotel – Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
e.b.o. Restaurant & Lounge – Burnaby, British Columbia
El Caballito Tequila Bar – Toronto, Ontario
El Cortez Mexican Kitchen + Tequila Bar – Edmonton, Alberta
Ernest’s at NAIT – Edmonton, Alberta
The Farmhouse – Barrie, Ontario
Federico’s Supper Club – Vancouver, British Columbia
Fork and Cork Grill – Kitchener, Ontario
Golf’s Steak House & Seafood – Kitchener, Ontario
Gyu-Kaku Nelson Street – Vancouver – Vancouver, British Columbia
The Hat Resto Pub – Edmonton, Alberta
The Italian Farmhouse – Bragg Creek, Alberta
Kasa Moto – Toronto, Ontario
Kaya Malay Bistro – Vancouver, British Columbia
The Keg Steakhouse & Bar – Alberni Street – Vancouver, British Columbia
The Keg Steakhouse & Bar – Dunsmuir Street – Vancouver, British Columbia
The Keg Steakhouse & Bar – Mansion – Toronto, Ontario
Kitchen76 at Two Sisters Vineyards – Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
La Pentola – Vancouver, British Columbia
La Queue de Cheval – Montréal, Québec
La Ronde – Chateau Lacombe – Edmonton, Alberta
La Veranda Osteria – Toronto, Ontario
Lake House Restaurant – Vineland, Ontario
Le Chien Noir – Kingston, Ontario
Le Fumoir RUBS Smokehouse – Laval, Québec
Le H4C – Montréal, Québec
Liquidity Bistro – Okanagan Falls, British Columbia
Lula Lounge – Toronto, Ontario
Marilyn’s Bistro & Lounge – Niagara Falls, Ontario
McKelvies – Halifax, Nova Scotia
The Merchant Tavern – St. John’s, Newfoundland
Mikado Japanese Cuisine – Southside – Edmonton, Alberta
Mildred’s Temple Kitchen – Toronto, Ontario
Miller Tavern – Toronto, Ontario
Minas Brazilian Steakhouse – Calgary, Alberta
Momofuku DAISHŌ – Toronto, Ontario
Neros Steakhouse – Caesars Windsor – Windsor, Ontario
North & Navy – Ottawa, Ontario
Notch8 – Vancouver, British Columbia
Nuba – Kitsilano – Vancouver, British Columbia
ONoir – Montréal, Québec
Open Sesame – Calgary, Alberta
Pampa Brazilian Steakhouse – Calgary, Alberta
Pampa Brazilian Steakhouse – Edmonton, Alberta
Paralía – Toronto, Ontario
Parlor Foods & Co – Toronto, Ontario
Pineridge Hollow?ref=8101 – RM of Springfield, Manitoba
PJ’s Restaurant in the Atrium – Guelph, Ontario
Queen Margherita Pizza – Baby Point – Toronto, Ontario
Queen Margherita Pizza – Dundas West – Toronto, Ontario
Queen Margherita Pizza – Leslieville – Toronto, Ontario
Restaurant at Peninsula Ridge – Beamsville, Ontario
The Restaurant at Redstone – Beamsville, Ontario
Richmond Station – Toronto, Ontario
Rosewater – Toronto, Ontario
Scaddabush Italian Kitchen & Bar – Square One – Mississauga, Ontario
Scaddabush Italian Kitchen & Bar – Yonge & Gerrard – Toronto, Ontario
Showcase Restaurant & Bar – Vancouver, British Columbia
SIDEDOOR Contemporary Kitchen & Bar – Ottawa, Ontario
SIGNS Restaurant & Bar – Toronto, Ontario
Smash Kitchen & Bar – Unionville, Ontario
Smith Bros. Steakhouse Tavern – Toronto, Ontario
Tavola – Vancouver, British Columbia
The Terrace – Mission Hill Family Estate Winery – West Kelowna, British Columbia
Terroni – Queen Street – Toronto, Ontario
Terroni – Yonge at Price St. – Toronto, Ontario
Touro Churrascaria Brazilian Steakhouse & Wine Bar – Richmond Hill, Ontario
Union Social Eatery – St. Clair – Toronto, Ontario
Washington Avenue Grill – White Rock, British Columbia
Wienstein & Gavino’s – Montréal, Québec
Yiannis Taverna – Edmonton, Alberta

The 100 Best Restaurants for Groups in Canada list was generated from more than 275,000 restaurant reviews collected from verified OpenTable diners between November 1, 2014, and October 31, 2015. All restaurants with a minimum number of qualifying reviews and “overall” rating were included for consideration. Qualifying restaurants were then scored and sorted according to the percentage of qualifying reviews for which “good for groups” was selected as a special feature.

The complete list can also be viewed here.

Are you headed to any of these great for groups eateries over the holidays? Let us know here or on FacebookG+, or Twitter. And then start planning your outings on OpenTable. If you don’t already have plans to hit up one of the winners, browse the full list and start planning today!