Had a wonderful birthday dinner at planta on Bay. St. The service was incredible and the food was fantastic. My wife and i are both healthy vegans so we had plenty of options to choose from. If you prefer comfort food they also have plenty of plant based options. The music was a little loud so it was a bit difficult to hear each other but i would definitely recommend this place.
Some dishes showed creativity but over-all value not there. Cauliflower in one dish was off
We really enjoyed our meal at Planta. The service was excellent and the food imaginative. We will definitely be back.
Wonderful food , great waitstaff
Food was amazing!!
Kevin did an awesome job :)
Food was exceptional, service could have been better.
Our experience at Planta, a restaurant we normally enjoy, was very disappointing this time. While the food was excellent as always, the service was very unprofessional and choppy! In total during a 75 minute visit, we had three or four different servers and there was no coordination.
Immediately upon arrival, we placed our wine order, and 10 minutes later - even though the wine hadn’t arrived we placed our food order too. We reminded the server about the wine order and she seemed surprised, said she’d look into it and wandered off in another direction - not to the bar.
The food arrived 15 minutes later and I reminded the different server that we still hadn’t had our wine - which we’d hoped to enjoy for 15 minutes before eating. She said she’d look into it. I also spoke to the person at the front desk, who said it was coming, but did nothing.
In the end, the wine arrived a good seven minutes AFTER the food had arrived (about half an hour after we’d placed the order) - which is totally unacceptable. When another different server brought it, he casually declared: “Sorry ‘bout that guys!” - totally unprofessional and inappropriate given that we were a grandmother, a mother and a quiet, 5-month old sleeping baby - not guys!
As well, the ambience is not up to the usual standard because the building is under renovation. The large picture window is closed up with unpainted or decorated wallboard, so it is dark and unattractive and looks like a construction site, but apparently they I plan to put plants in front of it. They should have done that before declaring themselves open! How much effort does it take to put in a few potted plants?
In all, the visit was okay - because the food was wonderful, but the hopelessly slow and uncoordinated service by pleasant but totally unprofessional and aimlessly distracted servers, really detracted from the overall experience.
Extraordinary food , very friendly staff and very clean establishment .
Food was mind blowing
Great food as always. My meat-eating colleague enjoyed the eggplant lasagna. I *really* enjoyed the crab cakes. I love good crab cakes with actual crab, and these were equally tasty with great texture. Wine list is so so, my Chianti was a bit boring. Very friendly service, left us alone to talk. All in all a very satisfying meal.
Always love Planta, but missed the 'Carrot Hotdogs'..my daughter always looks forward to them.
My daughter and I took the GO train in from Burlington and walked 3km up Bay to Planta.....it was worth every step!
Very much enjoyed the food. Unfortunately the service was extremely slow. They credited us back for the appetizers without us asking, but we’re completely unsure as to why the service was so slow. It was mentioned that our table was specifically slow but no reason as to why was offered.
The food was great but the service was extremely slow. The server was inattentive and the table seated next to us whom arrived after us were served their food before us. The manager seemed to notice and gave us a free dessert. Overall the poor service from our server would keep me from going there again.
Lovely restaurant located in Yorkville. Staff are friendly and knowledgeable. Food was tasty and filling. I would definitely recommend this restaurant for vegan food.
So great. Would definitely return. Food and service was amazing.
Food was great, service was very good...just a bit noisy. Not great for quiet conversation.
The food, service and ambiance is impeccable. We loved the new items on the menu and thank you for the hospitality. Can’t wait to be back!
A frequent guest at Planta. Have noticed the music gets turned up a bit too loud after a certain hour, and really preferred the original carrot tartar. The new one is missing some of the creaminess of the original (although the marinated mushroom of the new version is lovely).
Best vegan, especially atmosphere, which is often lacking in healthy dining
Love the food and atmosphere here!
Music was way too loud. Service and food was amazing as always. More lights would help - was also too dark.
I sound like a broken record.
How can you make a plant based menu taste so exceptional.
Please keep it up.
If you haven’t gone don’t miss it. Even if you live at Morton’s you have to try Planta.
Never disappoints! Burger was to die for. Drinks were amazing. Love the staff and the atmosphere
Good but something has changed with desserts. They're not as delicious as they were a few months ago. Did the pastry chef leave? If so, go back to the original recipe for the brownie...it was MUCH better before.
Great food, helpful service from all involved, but a bit too noisy. Open Table reservation system is a treat. Parking close as is subway.
Great environment. Very alive and fun.
Very good food and service but the room is far too noisy, not just the ambient sound, but the blaring music.
Dreadful service and very late seating due to frazzled host team.
The food was fabulous! Service excellent! It was a bit noisy for conversation, but vegan heaven is exciting...
Awesome food, wonderful service!!
It’s amazing how they can take boring vegetables and turn them into a culinary experience.
I wish restaurants like Planta were around decades ago. I would have been eating more plant based foods then.
Excellent food and atmosphere! Thoroughly enjoyed everything we ate and drank :)
Server was great, loved the ambiance
Great food, good ambiance ! Would go back! In house made salted caramel ice cream is amazing!!
Food was amazing, tasty, fresh, presentation was excellent, ambience was fun and hustling...it was a little noisy hard to hear and had trouble getting a reservation when called but on line got a table very fast.
Overall great, service great, food delicious and they were careful with my nut allergy.
The food was incredible, the Queso was phenomenal and the crab cakes were so delicious! Live DJ was a nice touch