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

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Please note that at this time, we are retaining proof-of-vaccination and masking requirements.

HOURS:
Closed Monday and Tuesday
Wednesday/Thursday 5pm-9pm Friday 5pm-10pm
Saturday/Sunday 11am–10pm
 

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

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

Reservations available, please call.

 

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DINNER MENU

Starters and Sharing

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

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

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

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

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

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

Soups, Salads and Greens

Daily Soup
Ask Your Server About Today’s Selection

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

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

Baby Kale Salad
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
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
Grilled Salmon
3 Pieces of Grilled Shrimp 

Mains

Seafood Stew
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

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

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

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

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

Other Good Stuff

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

Buttermilk Battered Fried Chicken
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 

Banquet Burger
Cheddar cheese and bacon

Mushroom Swiss Burger
Swiss cheese and mushrooms

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

Wild Boar Burger
Topped with smoked cheddar and bacon

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

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

DeSotos Stone Oven Thin-Crust Pizzas

Traditional Margherita

Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Cheese and Fresh Basil
Add Prosciutto 

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

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

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

Italian Sausage
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   
White Wine, Tomato-Avocado Bruschetta Blend 

Tangy Tomato Sauce

Thai Coconut Curry
Coconut Milk, Chilies and Red Curry 

Tikka Masala
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 

Sides

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

Desserts

All our featured desserts are baked in-house.

Flawless Chocolate Tarte   

Vanilla Bean Ice Cream   
House-made

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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BRUNCH MENU

Brunch Mains

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

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


Wraps

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

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

Salads

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

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

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  

Banquet Burger  
Cheddar cheese and bacon

Mushroom Swiss Burger   
Swiss cheese and mushrooms

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

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

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

Philly Steak Sandwich  
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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