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

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, guests are required to show their proof of vaccination and photo ID before dining.

Enjoy our covered and heated patio!

Our full dinner menu is available from Monday to Sunday

Open Monday to Wednesday at 5pm,
Thursday and Friday at 4pm.

Join us for brunch Saturday & Sunday from 11 am – 4 pm.

1079 St. Clair Ave West,
Toronto, ON M6E 1A6
416-651-2109

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DINNER MENU

Starters and Sharing

DeSotos Famous Grilled Calamari   13
With Kalamata olives,  roasted garlic cloves, capers, roasted red peppers, and anchovies; topped with a balsamic reduction

Tempura Shrimp   12
3 Jumbo Shrimp lightly battered and coated in Panko-Japanese bread crumbs, served with lemon dipping sauce

Bruschetta   9
Toasted baguette topped with our blend of avocado, tomato, onion and roasted garlic, sprinkled with fresh parmesan

Hummus Dip with Grilled Pita   9
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
1lb. 14   |   2lb. 26
Available in our DeSotos Famous BBQ Sauce, Honey Garlic, Hot, or Buffalo. Served with Dill Dip

Yam Fries   10
Thick hand-cut sweet potatoes, lightly floured and deep fried to perfection, served with chipotle aioli

Vegetarian Nachos   15
Topped with house-made black bean sauce, mozzarella cheese, avocado-bruschetta, jalapeños and sour cream
Add ground sausage    5

Soups, Salads and Greens

Daily Soup
Ask Your Server About Today’s Selection

Caesar Salad   12
Classic Caesar with Grilled Roast Garlic Baguette Croutons and Parmesan Cheese Tossed in Our Homemade Creamy Dressing 

Baby Arugula Salad   13
with Ontario Beets, Goat Cheese and Candied Walnuts, Tossed in a Champagne Vinaigrette 

Baby Kale Salad   14
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   11
with roasted garlic and lemon zest in an  extra virgin olive oil and finished with  balsamic reduction

Add to Any Salad or Green:
Grilled Chicken Breast   8
Grilled Salmon   11
3 Pieces of Grilled Shrimp   12 

Mains

Seafood Stew   26
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   46

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

Slow Roasted Pork Ribs   22
Chargrilled and Smothered in BBQ Sauce Served with our Hand-Cut Fries 

Black Tiger Shrimp Spaghetti   20
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   18
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

Other Good Stuff

Philly Steak Sandwich   17
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   16
Fresh Haddock, Battered and Fried, Served with Hand-Cut frites and House Tartar Sauce

Buttermilk Battered Fried Chicken   18
Seasoned, Juicy, White Meat Battered and Deep Fried Served with Hand-Cut Frites and House Made Coleslaw 

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   14

Banquet Burger   16
Cheddar cheese and bacon

Mushroom Swiss Burger   16
Swiss cheese and mushrooms

Lamb Burger   17
Ground in house with fresh herbs
Load it up with Goat Cheese Add  2

Wild Boar Burger   18
Topped with smoked cheddar and bacon

Portobello Mushroom Burger   15
Grilled mushroom cap topped with pesto and a trio of cheeses (asiago,mozzarella and gorgonzola)

DeSotos Veggie Burger   16
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  $4
Arugula Salad, Caesar Salad, Rapini, Hand-Cut Yam Fries

DeSotos Stone Oven Thin-Crust Pizzas

Traditional Margherita   14

Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Cheese and Fresh Basil
Add Prosciutto 2

Magic Mushroom   16
Pesto Sauce,Cremini and Oyster Mushrooms Covered with Mozzarella and  Gorgonzola Cheeses 

Grilled Veggie  16
Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella, and Fresh Basil Topped with a Medley of Zucchini, Eggplant and Roasted Red Peppers and  Goat Cheese 

Spicy Salami Pizza   16
Salami, Cremini and Oyster Mushrooms, Mozzarella Cheese, Fresh Basil  and Tomato Sauce

Italian Sausage   16
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   15
White Wine, Tomato-Avocado Bruschetta Blend 

Tangy Tomato Sauce   15

Thai Coconut Curry   15
Coconut Milk, Chilies and Red Curry 

Tikka Masala   15
Tikka Masala Sauce, Roasted Garlic, Red Onions and Roasted Red Peppers

Mussel Feature
Ask Your Server

Add A Side Order of Our Hand-Cut Frites  4

Sides

Hand Cut Fries   4
Charred Rapini and Spinach   10
Caesar or Arugula Salad   11
Hand-Cut Yam Fries   9

Desserts

All our featured desserts are baked in-house.

Flawless Chocolate Tarte   8

Vanilla Bean Ice Cream   6
House-made

Mason Jar Pies and Cakes   7
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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BRUNCH MENU

Brunch Mains

Eggs Benedict   16
Poached eggs, peameal bacon on an english muffin topped with our house-made hollandaise sauce
Served with  hand-cut fries, arugula salad or Caesar salad

Eggs Florentine  16
2 poached eggs, sautéed spinach and artichoke hearts on an english muffin topped with house-made  hollandaise sauce
Served with  hand-cut fries, arugula salad or Caesar salad

Fritata   16
Roasted red peppers, spinach, mushrooms and goat cheese
Served with  hand-cut fries, arugula salad or Caesar salad

French Toast   16
Pannetone served with fresh fruit, walnuts and maple syrup


Wraps

Chicken Caesar    16
Grilled chicken, romaine lettuce, homemade creamy dressing, avocado bruschetta and parmesan
Served with  hand-cut fries, arugula salad or Caesar salad

Grilled Veggie   16
Grilled vegetables, goat cheese, lettuce, avocado bruschetta and chipotle aioli
Served with  hand-cut fries, arugula salad or Caesar salad

Salads

Caesar Salad   12
Classic caesar salad with grilled roast garlic baguette croutons and parmesan cheese tossed in our house made creamy caesar dressing
Add chicken  8

Kale Salad   14
Shaved parmesan, paprika almonds, baked kale chips, tossed in a maple sherry vinaigrette
Add chicken   8

Burgers and Sandwiches

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

Classic Home Burger   14

Banquet Burger   16
Cheddar cheese and bacon

Mushroom Swiss Burger   16
Swiss cheese and mushrooms

Lamb Burger   17
Ground in house with fresh herbs
Load it up with Goat Cheese Add  2

Portobello Mushroom Burger   15
Grilled mushroom cap topped with pesto and a trio of cheeses (asiago,mozzarella and gorgonzola)

DeSotos Veggie Burger   16
Our house-made patty of chickpeas, beets, carrots, potatoes, sunflower and hemp seeds topped with brie and roasted red peppers

Philly Steak Sandwich  17
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

 

 

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