As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to dismantle Toronto’s restaurant industry, more locations have succumbed to the pressures and have made the decision to permanently close.
With more and more cases being reported in the city, chances of normalcy for the food scene does not seem likely.
Though several food and drink establishments made the choice to hibernate in the meantime, others had to make the difficult decision to permanently shutter their doors for good.
We’re keeping track of those that have closed as of 2021, and we will continue to update the list below so you are in the loop.
Toronto restaurant closures since the start of the year:
Funnel Cake Express – 8 Wellesley Street East
Gordons Pub Kitchen – 993 Queen Street East
Fernando’s Hideaway – 785 Danforth Avenue
Scaddabush Italian Kitchen & Bar – 382 Yonge Street
Bacon Nation – 249 Augusta Avenue
Reds Midtown Tavern – 382 Yonge Street
Prairie Girl Bakery – 18 King Street East
Duke’s Refresher & Bar – 382 Yonge Street
Starbucks – Several locations across Toronto