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COMMUNAL DINNER: Seoul Food BBQ | Greg Couillard

August 18, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Depanneur + The Bentway Communal Dinners 2022
Family-style dining in a unique urban setting, Communal Dinners are seated, family-style meals, served and shared at 10 tables of 6, where you bring your own plates and cutlery.

THU Aug 18 • Strachan Gate at The Bentway • 6pm

Pre-order online until TUE Aug 16, 10pm

Chef Greg Couillard is best known for his unique and eclectic mix of Caribbean, Asian, Latin, and Indian flavours and ingredients. He has forged a reputation as a fearless culinary innovator, a kind of supercollider of food ideas, smashing them together with incredible force, producing novel and exotic new dishes for lucky diners to marvel at. Chef Greg’s 30+ year culinary legacy has left an indelible impression on fine dining in Toronto, opening eyes, minds & palates to the incredible culinary diversity of our city. For this dinner, Greg casts his net across Asia, reeling in flavours from China, Thailand and Korea, and bringing it all to the table with his inimitable panache.

Cold Shanghai Noodle Salad
Fat, spicy noodles dressed with a Hunan black bean and creamy sesame dressing, tossed with shredded Asian greens, crunchy bean sprouts, cilantro and Thai basil.

Smoked Seoul Beef Brisket
Classic Korean flavours meet old-school, low-and-slow smoky BBQ in this ‘Seoul Food’ mash up, slathered with homemade  BBQ sauce spiked with Greg’s signature No Refund pineapple hot sauce.
Veggies & Tofu in Red Coconut Curry
A summery mix of squash, yams, peppers and leeks tossed with from tofu in a succulent red coconut curry!

Forbidden Fried Rice
A colourful wok-fry of of “forbidden” black rice & vegetables.

Sugarplum Fairy
Luscious, fragrant almond cake, studded with ginger-candied plums

Meat, Vegetarian or 1/2+1/2
Seoul Food BBQ Dinner
$69 for 2  • $129 for 4  • for 6 $189



It would not be hyperbole to suggest that Greg Couillard is one of the most influential chefs in Toronto’s culinary history. Through groundbreaking restaurants like The Parrot, Stelle, Avec, Sarkis, The Spice Room and many others, his prescient embrace of this city’s multicultural flavours and ingredients revolutionized fine dining in Toronto, and foreshadowed the eclectic, international menus many now take for granted. Chef Greg’s latest project includes a new line of hot sauces called No Refund… Too Hot? Too Bad!


Pay It Forward

At check out, you will be given the opportunity to contribute towards our Pay It Forward program to create fresh meals for the The Fort York-Spadina Community Care Program. For every Pay It Forward meal purchased, The Depanneur and The Bentway will match funds to provide a second meal to double the impact of your generosity.

2022 Communal Dinner FAQs


August 18, 2022
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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The Depanneur
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The Bentway
250 Fort York Blvd.
Toronto, Ontario M5V 3K9 Canada
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(416) 304-0222
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