Wine Spectator has an extensive North American restaurant database consisting of restaurants with top quality wine cellars. There are three levels in their awards program – the Grand Award (GA), the Best Award of Excellence (BAE), and the Award of Excellence (AE). Click on Wine Spectator to see the entries for Toronto. If the link doesn’t take you straight in, click on Dining & Travel from the main menu, then Free Restaurant Search and put Toronto into the “Search Restaurants” box.
Read the article Nous Sommes New Somms from the Globe and Mail of August 25, 2017. It profiles six Toronto sommeliers “responsible for some of Toronto’s most exciting off-the-beaten-path wine lists”.