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

Desoto's Eatery

1079 St. Clair Ave West

Toronto, ON M6E 1A6



monday-thursday: 4pm

friday: 3pm

saturday, sunday: 11am

Weekend Brunch 11am to 3pm

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Starters and Sharing

Tempura Shrimp    11

4 Jumbo Shrimp lightly battered and coated in Panko-Japanese bread crumbs, served with lemon dipping sauce

DeSotos Famous Grilled Calamari    11

With Kalamata olives,  roasted garlic cloves, capers, roasted red peppers, and anchovies; topped with a balsamic reduction

Bruschetta    8

Toasted baguette topped with our blend of avocado, tomato, onion and roasted garlic, sprinkled with fresh parmesan

Hummus Dip with Grilled Pita    8

Our homemade dip of chickpeas, tahini, cumin, smoked paprika and extra virgin olive oil, served with fresh grilled pita brushed with roasted garlic olive oil

Wings Sauced As You Like It     12

Available in our DeSotos Famous BBQ Sauce, Honey Garlic, Hot, or Thai Served with Dill Dip

Yam Fries    7

Thick hand-cut sweet potatoes, lightly floured and deep fried to perfection, served with chipotle aioli

Buttermilk Battered Cajun Onion Rings    9

Served with chipotle aioli dip

Vegetarian Nachos    14

Topped with house-made black bean sauce, mozzarella cheese, avocado-bruschetta, jalapeños and sour cream
Add ground sausage     5


Seafood Stew    24

with Mussels, Calamari, Cod & Shrimp Cooked and Served in a Ceramic Pot
Try it for Two     44

Hand-Cut Steak Frites    22

8-10 oz AAA Black Angus New York Strip, Topped with Demi- Glaze, Served with our Hand-Cut Frites
Add Sautéed Mushrooms     2

Bacon Wrapped Filet Mignon    27

Served with Roasted Potato Wedges, Green Beans & Heirloom Carrots

Slow Roasted Pork Ribs    21

Chargrilled and Smothered in BBQ Sauce Served with our Hand-Cut Fries and Coleslaw

Black Tiger Shrimp Spaghetti    18

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    16

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

Pesto Chicken Spaghetti    18

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

DeSotos Stone Oven Thin-Crust Pizzas

Traditional Margherita    12

Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Cheese and Fresh Basil
Add Prosciutto     2

Magic Mushroom    14

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

Grilled Veggie    14

Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella, and Fresh Basil Topped with a Medley of Zucchini, Eggplant and Roasted Red Peppers and Goat Cheese

Spicy Salami Pizza    14

Salami, Cremini and Oyster Mushrooms, Mozzarella Cheese, Basil and Tomato Sauce

Italian Sausage    14

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

Soups, Salads and Greens

Daily Soup Selection     8
French Onion Soup    11

Our vegetarian version of this classic soup, slow cooked caramelized onions in a delicious broth, topped with baguette and smothered in a trio of gooey cheeses

Caesar Salad    10

Classic caesar with grilled roast garlic baguette croutons and parmesan cheese tossed in our homemade creamy garlic free dressing

Baby Arugula Salad    11

With Ontario beets, goat cheese and candied walnuts, tossed in a champagne vinaigrette

Baby Kale Salad    11

Tossed in a maple sherry vinaigrette, with shaved parmesan, paprika almonds and black kale chips coated in salt and hemp seeds

Charred Rapini and Spinach    9

with roasted garlic and lemon zest in an extra virgin olive oil and finished with balsamic reduction

Add to Any Salad or Green:
Add Grilled Chicken Breast     6
Add Grilled Salmon     8
Add 3 Pieces Grilled Shrimp     9

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     12
Banquet Burger    14

Cheddar cheese and bacon

Mushroom Swiss Burger    14

Swiss cheese and mushrooms

Lamb Burger    14

Ground in house with fresh herbs 
Load it up with Goat Cheese     Add 2

Portobello Mushroom Burger    13

Grilled mushroom cap topped with pesto and a trio of cheeses (mozzarella, gorgonzola and asiago)

DeSotos Veggie Burger    14

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

Substitute as a side to any burger or dinner main:
Yam Fries, Onion Rings, Caesar, or Arugula Salad     3


Garlic Green Beans     4
Roasted Potato Wedges     4
Daily Seasonal Vegetable     4
Hand-Cut Frites     4
Coleslaw     3
Chipotle Aioli Dip     1

Other Good Stuff

Philly Steak Sandwich     16

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    15

Fresh Cod, Battered and Fried, Served with Hand-Cut Frites and House Tartar Sauce

Buttermilk Battered Fried Chicken    16

Served with Hand-Cut Frites and House Made Coleslaw

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Pane e Nutella    6

The favourite Italian chocolate spread on fresh bread

Hummus Dip with Grilled Pita   8

Our homemade dip of chickpeas, tahini, cumin, smoked paprika and extra virgin olive oil,
served with fresh grilled pita brushed with roasted garlic olive oil

Yam Fries   8

thick hand-cut sweet potatoes, lightly floured and deep fried to perfection served with chipotle aioli

Brunch Mains

Steak and Eggs   20

6oz AAA Black Angus NY Strip Steak served with 2 eggs any style, home fries and toast

Shirred Eggs Helene   14

2 eggs over easy baked with a ragout of tomatoes, bacon and mushrooms; drizzled with pesto, served with toast

French Toast   14

Pannetone topped with fresh berries, fruit coulis, creme anglaise and candied pecans

Styling Eggs   13

2 eggs any style with bacon, sausage, home fries and toast

Traditional Eggs Benedict   14

2 poached eggs and peameal bacon on an english muffin topped with hollandaise sauce; served with home fries

Smoked Salmon Benedict   16

2 poached eggs, smoked salmon and arugula on an english muffin topped with house-made hollandaise sauce; served with home fries

Eggs Florentine  15

2 poached eggs, spinach and artichoke hearts on an english muffin topped with hollandaise sauce; served with home fries

Brunch Sides
House Made Sausage Patty 4, Regular Bacon 4
Peameal Bacon 5, Toast 2, Homefries 4


Brunch Mains

Caesar Salad   11

Classic caesar salad with grilled roast garlic baguette croutons and parmesan cheese tossed in our house made creamy caesar dressing
Add chicken  6

Baby Arugula Salad  11

With Ontario beets, goat cheese and candied walnuts, tossed in a champagne vinaigrette
Add chicken  6

Philly Steak Sandwich  16

AAA Black Angus Steak topped with sautéed mushrooms and onions, covered with swiss cheese on a bun with chipotle aioli, avocado bruschetta and lettuce served with our hand-cut fries

Portobello Mushroom Burger   13

Grilled mushroom cap topped with a trio of cheeses (mozzarella, gorgonzola and asiago) served with hand-cut fries

DeSotos Hand-Crafted Burgers 

AAA 8oz lean ground Angus Beef Burgers, garnished with chipotle aioli, avocado bruschetta and lettuce; served with hand cut fries and chipotle aioli

Home: Just the Beef   12
Banquet: Cheddar and Bacon   14
Mushroom Swiss: Mushrooms and Swiss Cheese   14
Club   14

Grilled chicken, bacon, cheddar cheese, lettuce, avocado bruschetta and chipotle aioli

Chicken Caesar   14

Grilled chicken, romaine lettuce, homemade creamy dressing, avocado bruschetta and parmesan

Veggie  14

Grilled vegetables, goat cheese, lettuce, avocado bruschetta and chipotle aioli


Substitute to Any Brunch Main, Burger, Sandwich or Wrap:
Caesar Salad, Arugula Salad or Yam Fries for 4