TORONTO — Toronto’s Ink Entertainment and Icon Legacy Hospitality are partnering with celebrity chef Masaharu Morimoto to open the toque’s first restaurant in Canada.
“We could not be more pleased to partner with chef Morimoto to bring his legendary culinary experience and talent to Toronto,” said Hanif Harij, CEO, Icon Legacy Hospitality. “Our teams share a passion for delivering world-class dining to our customers, and we want this restaurant to be an unforgettable experience for each and every one of our guests.”
Known for his starring role on the Japanese television show Iron Chef as well as Food Network’s Iron Chef America, Morimoto also has a portfolio of restaurants across the globe, from Hawaii, to Chicago to India.
The new Morimoto restaurant will be located in Toronto’s Entertainment District in the Theatre Park building. Details about the menu have not yet been released. The opening is slated for later this year