Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

What kind of cuisine is it?
We try our best to serve delicious food.

What’s on the menu?
Shōtō chefs serve a multi-course tasting menu that is ever-changing, and reflects the diversity of Ontario ingredients.

I have a food allergy and / or dietary restrictions. Can I eat at Shōtō?
We can accommodate many — but not all — major food allergies + dietary restrictions. We do not accommodate food preferences. When making a reservation, please make sure to tell our reservationist about any food allergies / restrictions. It’s best if we know in advance, otherwise, it’s more likely we will not be able to accommodate a special menu.

How much does it cost?
Our multi-course tasting menu is currently $125.

How long does it take to eat at Shōtō?
Our tasting menu averages around two hours.

Do you offer beverages?
Yes, beverage pairings are available at an additional cost of $85 per person. Should you not want to do a beverage pairing, your server can guide you through a la carte beverage options.

What is the corkage fee?
We offer corkage at $30 per 750ml bottle.

I have a disability can you make an accommodation?
Yes, we can make accommodations. Please let us know when making a reservation.


How do I get into Shōtō?
Reservations can be made through OpenTable or via the phone, 647.253.8000 from 10:30 am – 5 pm on Monday – Saturday.

I would like to pre-pay for my meal. How do I do this?
Please contact the Shōtō team by emailing Someone will contact you to set up payment.

Can I change my party size?
Yes, you can increase or decrease your party size through your confirmation email but remember that party sizes are limited to 1-4 for online and phone reservations. If you would like to make a reservation for a party greater than 4, please email us at

How many days in the future are available for booking online?
Our calendar shows 90 days including the current day.

I am going to be late for my reservation. what should I do?
If you’re going to be late for you reservation, please call 647.253.8000. Out of respect for other guests, we can only hold your table for 15 minutes.