Carbon Bar Toronto is a popular cocktail bar and Southern American restaurant on Queen Street East.
The Corktown restaurant is regularly ranked as serving the best BBQ in Toronto. If you’re a barbecue fan in Toronto, you’ll love the restaurants signature smoked chicken wings, beef brisket and pork ribs.
Step Inside Carbon Bar Toronto
The popular Toronto BBQ restaurant features a chic cocktail bar overlooking Queen Street East.
The restaurants open-concept dining room offers sky high ceilings, decorated in a blanket of glowing white lamps. The choir of overhead orbs string together to create an intimate vibe.
Carbon Bar Toronto’s resident bartender, Brendan Piunno explains the buildings history, “the restaurant was once a popular record shop, then a legendary rock’n’roll discotheque Electric Circus, followed by a Disney dance studio.”
Private Dinning at Carbon Bar Toronto
If you’re looking to book a large group, Carbon Bar offers some of the best private dining options in Toronto.
The Green Room is an upstairs private dining space, which offers views over the restaurants bustling main dining room. The Green Room can accommodate up to 30 seated diners, or up to 50 guests for a standing cocktail reception.
The restaurants Chef’s Table is an excellent option for large celebratory parties or corporate feasting. Extending from the restaurant’s open kitchen, the Chef’s Table seats up to 12 guests keen on digging into The Carbon Bar Experience.
The Carbon Bar Experience is available for reservations over 2 at $69 per person. The Carbon Bar’s website explains, “Allow our chef to choose the perfect selection of snacks, apps, a mid course, mains and dessert to be served family style to your group.” The multi-course family-style tasting menu takes you through all of the highlights of the menu. Available for two seatings nightly.
Cocktails at Carbon Bar Toronto
The popular Corktown restaurant is considered to have one of the best bars in Toronto. Skilled mixologists sling craft cocktails that perfectly pair with the Chef’s Savannah and New Orleans-inspired Southern American dishes.
The bar also offers a well curated craft beer list featuring brews by Mill Street Brewery, Muskoka Brewery, Goose Island, Mascot Brewery, Blood Brothers and Beau’s.
Carbon Bar Toronto Menu
Carbon Bar is brought to you by the culinary tycoons behind Nota Bene, Yannick Bigourdan, David Lee, and Franco Prevedello. The Toronto BBQ restaurant is their first relaxed-meets-refined concept for Toronto food fans. David Lee’s menu is managed under the care of Chef de Cuisine Hidde Zomer.
Carbon Bar Toronto Snacks
Carbon Bar Toronto Appetizers
Available Tuesday through Saturday.
- Oyster Bar: half price every Tuesday
- Snow Crab Cluster
- Wild Argentinian Shrimp: half dozen, lemon aioli
- Fishmonger Platter: oysters, snow crab claws, Argentinian wild shrimp, little neck clams, mussels, mezcal & lime cured salmon, tuna ceviche nikkei
From The Wood Fire Pit
Carbon Bar Toronto Entrees
Fixin’s at Carbon Bar Toronto
- Fries: chipotle lime mayo
- Mac & Cheese: Chipotle, cheddar, gruyere
Desserts at Carbon Bar Toronto
Carbon Bar Toronto Hours
Monday to Wednesday: 4-10pm
Thursday and Friday: 4-11pm
Carbon Bar Toronto Reservations
99 Queen Street East, 416-947-7000