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TOCA Appoints New Restaurant Speciality

TOCA Appoints New Restaurant Speciality Chef and Introduces All-Day Dining

Toronto’s iconic Italian trattoria welcomes Chef Horacio Macias Leon; offers new breakfast, lunch and dinner menus

The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto is delighted to announce Horacio Macias Leon as Speciality Restaurant Chef for TOCA and in-room dining. In collaboration with Michelin Star and TOCA restaurant partner chef Oliver Glowig, Horacio brings his international flair to the restaurant’s classic Italian cuisine in the heart of Toronto.

“Chef Horacio is an extraordinary addition to the The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto and TOCA culinary team,” says Guillaume Benezech, General Manager, The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto. “We are confident that his passion, creativity and expertise will create memorable experiences for our guests and continue to provide the gold-standard in dining.”

Horacio, a Mexico City native, has trained and worked alongside some of the best chefs in the world, forging his career through positions in a roster of impressive kitchens and exclusive resorts. His international experience has influenced Horacio’s culinary skills in a substantial way, resulting in flavour combinations that bring a unique vibrancy to his dishes. As Speciality Restaurant Chef at The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto, a position that also has him overseeing in-room dining.

“I’m so pleased to join The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto team as Speciality Restaurant Chef. Working alongside the renowned talent at the hotel is an honour and I’m excited to bring my passion for food and provide world-class dining for our valued guests.” says Chef Horacio Macias Leon.

Along with the addition of Chef Horacio, comes the introduction of all-day dining at TOCA Trattoria, featuring exquisite breakfast, lunch and dinner options for guests to enjoy seven days a week; the menus are a culmination of the best local ingredients and seasonal flavours, with classic Trattoria experiences such as pasta finished in large parmesan wheels and fresh prosciutto sliced in the dining room.

TOCA hours:

Breakfast 7-11:30am
Lunch 12-2pm
Dinner 5:30-9pm
Reservations can be made on OpenTable or by calling 416- 572-8008
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About TOCA Trattoria

In collaboration with Michelin-Starred Roman chef Oliver Glowig, TOCA Trattoria brings classic Italian cuisine to the heart of downtown Toronto. Located within The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto, TOCA is an elegant Italian restaurant offering authentic cuisine including a superb breakfast buffet.

About The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto

In downtown Toronto, a hotel that embodies luxury with five-star amenities, attentive service and access to top attractions. The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto embraces the cosmopolitan edge of the city alongside its luxury heritage to offer an elegant escape in the heart of downtown. Here, guests can explore different cuisines, be pampered at Spa My Blend by Clarins and enjoy locally inspired experiences in the Club Lounge. Toronto’s biggest attractions, from professional sports to the CN Tower, await just outside.

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