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


DeSotos Famous Grilled Calamari    11
With Kalamata olives,  roasted garlic cloves, capers, roasted red peppers, and anchovies; topped with a balsamic reduction

Tempura Shrimp    11
3 Jumbo Shrimp lightly battered and coated in Panko-Japanese bread crumbs, served with lemon dipping sauce

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

Tempura Vegetables    9
Cauliflower and Broccoli Seasoned and  Battered in Panko, Fried Until Crispy. Served with Chipotle Aioli Dip

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 in a Tomato Broth with Roasted Garlic,
Cherry Tomatoes and Served with Roasted Garlic Crostini
Try it for Two   44

Steak Of The Day
Ask Your Server About Today’s Featured Steak Selections. Your Steak is Accompanied By Your Choice of Side

Slow Roasted Pork Ribs   21
Chargrilled and Smothered in BBQ Sauce Served with our Hand-Cut Fries and Coleslaw 

Black Tiger Shrimp Spaghetti  19
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

Stuffed Chicken Supreme   22
Stuffed with Mozzarella,Gorgonzola, Asiago,Pesto and Spinach Served with  Green Beans, Heirloom Carrots and Rosemary Roasted Potatoes

Add the Surf   16
Grilled PEI 1/2 Lobster Tail, 2 Scallops and 2 Grilled Shrimp 

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

House 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



Hand Cut Fries   4
Seasonal Vegetables and Potatoes   8
Garlic Green Beans   6
Charred Rapini and Spinach   10
Caesar or Arugula Salad   11
Hand-Cut Yam Fries   9

Soups, Salads and Greens


Daily Soup
Ask Your Server About Today’s Selection

Caesar Salad   11
Classic Caesar with Grilled Roast Garlic Baguette Croutons and Parmesan Cheese Tossed in Our Homemade Creamy Dressing 

Baby Arugula Salad   11
with Ontario Beets, Goat Cheese and Candied Walnuts, Tossed in a Champagne Vinaigrette 

Baby Kale Salad   12
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   10
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  6
Grilled Salmon  8
3 Pieces of Grilled Shrimp  9

Add the Surf   16
Grilled PEI 1/2 Lobster Tail,  2 Scallops and 2 Grilled Shrimp 

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

Burger Special – Ask Your Server

Lamb Burger   15
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   13
Grilled mushroom cap topped with pesto and a trio of cheeses (asiago,mozzarella and gorgonzola)

DeSotos Veggie Burger   15
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,  Garlic Green Beans, Hand-Cut Yam Fries, Buttermilk Battered Onion Rings

DeSotos Stone Oven Thin-Crust Pizzas


Traditional Margherita   13
Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Cheese and Fresh Basil
Add Prosciutto 2

Magic Mushroom   15
Pesto Sauce,Cremini and Oyster Mushrooms Covered with Mozzarella and  Gorgonzola Cheeses 

Grilled Veggie  15
Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella, and Fresh Basil Topped with a Medley of Zucchini, Eggplant and Roasted Red Peppers and  Goat Cheese 

Spicy Salami Pizza   15
Salami, Cremini and Oyster Mushrooms, Mozzarella Cheese, Fresh Basil  and Tomato Sauce

Italian Sausage   15
Rapini, Red Onions, and Spicy Italian Ground Sausage, Tomato Sauce, and Mozzarella Cheese 

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   16
Fresh Cod, 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 

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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