Bar Isabel

Top 1% of restaurants in Toronto
8 / 10

7 expert reviews

“Craft beer fanatics will geek out over their collection, cocktail drinkers will get their fill, and lovers of good food will salivate over pretty much everything. ”

– On the Grid

Zagat Zagat
"This rustic, tavernlike eatery in Little Italy boasts a floor of mismatched tiles and dim lighting that evokes old-world Europe, while the creative menu draws on Spanish cuisine." Full review
Condé Nast Traveler Condé Nast Traveler
"What does being recognized as Canada's Best New Restaurant look like? If you're Bar Isabel, it's killer cocktails, Spanish-Canadiana fusion dishes, and a full-service late night menu." Full review
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"After charcuterie master Grant van Gameren moved on from popular eatery the Black Hoof, he skipped around town doing various gigs before opening up his own ode to Barcelonan tapas bars." Full review
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"Bar Isabel has got the laid back, weather-worn feel of a Northern Spanish eatery where good food, drink, and service is an everyday occurrence." Full review
Frommer's Frommer's
"Vibrant Spanish room, famous about town for its whole grilled octopus...some of the tapas here is by-the-book Barcelona (jamón croquetas, patatas bravas); other plates are pure van Gameren" Full review
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