Your neighbourhood restaurant for home-made food, Ontario Craft Beer and friendly folks

We are currently revamping our menu. Stay tuned for new items!


Closed Monday
Tuesday/Wednesday 4pm-9pm
Thursday/Friday 4pm-10pm
Saturday 11am–10pm
Sunday 11am–9pm 

Live Jazz brunch is back!
Sundays 11am–2pm 

1079 St. Clair Ave West,
Toronto, ON M6E 1A6

Reservations available, please call.

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Oysters   Market Price
Served with Horseradish, Lemon Wedges and Mignonette Sauce.

DeSotos Famous Grilled Calamari  16
With Kalamata olives,  roasted garlic cloves, capers, roasted red peppers, and anchovies; topped with a balsamic reduction

Tempura Shrimp  16
3 Jumbo Shrimp lightly battered and coated in Panko bread crumbs, served with lemon dipping sauce.

Yam Fries. 12
Thick hand-cut sweet potatoes, lightly floured and deep fried, served with chipotle aioli.

Charred Rapini and Spinach  14
Roasted garlic, lemon zest, extra virgin olive oil, balsamic reduction.

French Onion Soup  16
Colossal spinach onions, slow simmered till golden brown, topped with crostini and a blend of three cheese.

Soups, Salads and Greens


Daily Soup  14
Ask Your Server About Today’s Selection

Caesar Salad  17
Classic Caesar with Grilled Roast Garlic Baguette Croutons and Parmesan Cheese Tossed in Our Homemade Creamy Dressing 

Add to Any Salad or Green:
Grilled Chicken Breast  12
Grilled Salmon  15
3 Pieces of Grilled Shrimp  14


Seafood Stew  32
with Mussels, Calamari, Cod & Shrimp Cooked and Served in a Ceramic Pot in a Tomato Broth with Roasted Garlic, Cherry Tomatoes and Served with Roasted Garlic Crostini
Try it for Two  62

Steak Frites  37
Ask Your Server About Today’s Featured Steak Selections. Served with whiskey demi, aioli and house-cut fries  

Black Tiger Shrimp Spaghetti  25
Grilled Shrimp Sautéed in a Lemon Garlic Extra Virgin Olive Oil Sauce with  Cherry Tomatoes, Juliennes of Carrots, Baby Spinach and Basil 

Penne a la Vodka  22
Pancetta (Bacon), Oyster and Cremini Mushrooms, and Red Onions in a Vodka Rose Sauce

Pesto Chicken Spaghetti  22
Grilled Chicken in a Creamy Pesto Sauce with Roasted Red Peppers, Red Onions  and Mushrooms

Other Good Stuff

Philly Steak Sandwich  20
AAA Black Angus Steak Topped with Sautéed Mushrooms, Onions and Swiss Cheese, Served on a Bun Topped with Avocado
Bruschetta, Chipotle Aioli and Lettuce, Served with our Hand-Cut Frites

Fish and Chips  20
Fresh Haddock, Battered and Fried, Served with Hand-Cut frites and House Tartar Sauce 

DeSotos Hand-Crafted Burgers

All 8oz lean ground AAA Angus Beef Burgers garnished with chipotle aioli, avocado bruschetta and lettuce, served with hand-cut frites and chipotle aioli.

Classic Home Burger  16

Banquet Burger  18
Cheddar cheese and bacon

Mushroom Swiss Burger  18
Swiss cheese and mushrooms

Lamb Burger  19
Ground in house with fresh herbs
Load it up with Goat Cheese Add

DeSotos Veggie Burger  17
Our house-made patty of chickpeas, beets, carrots, potatoes, sunflower and hemp seeds topped with brie and roasted red peppers

Substitute Your Side on Any Dinner Main, Sandwich or Burger for an Additional 
Caesar Salad, Rapini, Hand-Cut Yam Fries

DeSotos Stone Oven Thin-Crust Pizzas

Traditional Margherita  16

Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Cheese and Fresh Basil
Add Prosciutto   3

Magic Mushroom  18
Pesto Sauce,Cremini and Oyster Mushrooms Covered with Mozzarella and  Gorgonzola Cheeses 

Spicy Salami Pizza  18
Salami, Cremini and Oyster Mushrooms, Mozzarella Cheese, Fresh Basil  and Tomato Sauce

Italian Sausage  18
Rapini, Red Onions, and Spicy Italian Ground Sausage, Tomato Sauce, and Mozzarella Cheese 

Oysters And Mussels


PEI Malpeque Oysters
Hand Sampled and Shucked Fresh to Ensure Quality, Served on the Half Shell in Their Own Liquor on a Bed of Sea Salt with Fresh Horseradish, Lemon Wedges and Mignonette Sauce.
Available by the 1/2 Dozen, or Dozen, Market Price

Freshly Steamed PEI Mussels,
Served with Your Choice of Sauce

White Wine  Moules   18
White Wine, Tomato-Avocado Bruschetta Blend 

Tangy Tomato Sauce  18

Thai Coconut Curry  18
Coconut Milk, Chilies and Red Curry 

Mussel Feature
Ask Your Server

Add A Side Order of Our Hand-Cut Frites  4


Hand Cut Fries
Charred Rapini and Spinach
Caesar or Arugula Salad
Hand-Cut Yam Fries


All our featured desserts are baked in-house.

Flawless Chocolate Tarte   

Vanilla Bean Ice Cream   

Mason Jar Pies and Cakes
House-made and served in personal-sized mason jars

Key Lime Pie
Topped with whipped cream

Cappuccino Cheesecake
Topped with whipped cream

Lemon Cheesecake
Topped with fresh berries and coulis

Carrot Cake
With Cream Cheese Icing

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