The Royal Wins Canada’s 100 Best

May 16, 2023


Jamie Drummond

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Graydon Herriott

May 16, 2023

The Royal named 2023’s Best New Restaurant Design by Canada’s 100 Best! “The use of white oak throughout The Royal’s dining room, including a striking circular custom “rosette” on the ceiling, brings a natural warmth to the 1879 heritage building, an ambience that extends outwards to the terrace and down into a lush courtyard. The view of the kitchen is theatrical, the openness inspiring conversation around the County’s gastronomic bounty as harnessed by chef Albert Ponzo and his team. The care and attention to detail are obvious throughout. This space is the opposite of trendy. It is a meticulously visioned rebirth of a classic, with deep roots and a big, exciting future.” Read more here.