Hospitality


We’d like to take the time to thank our hospitality partners for their exceptional food, wine and meal service for the event. We are truly fortunate to have the participation of such world class restaurants, hotels, clubs and chefs. They truly make Set Sail For Hope an absolutely unforgettable experience.  You will find a list of our current hospitality partners below. We are constantly adding new ones so check back often.  If you have not had the opportunity to attend the restaurants on your own, we encourage you to do so as you won’t be disappointed. 

Our 2019 Hospitality Lineup
George Restaurant

george Lorenzo Loseto- Executive Chef, Lorenzo Loseto is one of Canada’s premier chefs, recently crowned the 2014 Gold Medal Plates Canadian Culinary Champion. His unique and precise approach to cooking, combined with his classical training, has allowed him to create a refined and entertaining food experience; quite different from what is offered in Toronto.  Born in Bari, Italy, Chef Loseto prides himself on his Italian family roots which he has used as a foundation for his cooking.  Chef Loseto’s innovative ‘Toronto Cuisine’ is influenced by the cuisines imported by Toronto’s multicultural communities combined with seasonal, natural, local, and sustainable food available in the City’s markets.  Chef Loseto encourages guests to order from a five, seven, or ten course tasting menu in order to fully explore the full range of bold flavours and textures of his cooking.

Career Highlights Include:

  • Winning Gold at the 2014 Canadian Culinary Championships.
  • Apprenticing at Three Small Rooms in the original Windsor Arms Hotel.
  • Participating in a collaborative gala dinner at The James Beard House in New York.
  • His work as an instructor for George Brown College’s culinary program.

We’re thrilled to have the George Restaurant team on board. For more info  Visit the George website

Delta Toronto-Soco Kitchen & Bar
soco-kitchen-barKeith Pears- Chef.  The perfect combination of awesome food and a great vibe. Our culinary experience is one of sharing uncomplicated food created in a simple way. SOCO Kitchen + Bar showcases a selection featuring only the best ingredients, prepared with thought and care by a team of experts. For more info please visit their website.
One King West
onekingThe Bistro on King is located in the hotel lobby and offers breakfast, lunch and dinner service. The cuisine is International and features a selection of sandwiches, pasta and superb grilled fare. Join us at Henri’s Bar for an extensive selection of wine, beer and fine spirits. The bar also offers a selection of freshly prepared appetizers. Henri’s Bar is located in the lobby and is a fantastic place to meet with friends, watch the world go by or catch the latest sporting action on our big screen TV. Visit One King West!
The Emerson-
Scott Pennock – Chefemerson The Emerson is instantly cozy, and that’s thanks in part to the casual service, and especially the obvious camaraderie you can glimpse in the open kitchen. The kitchen staff sport toques, and have friendly huddles between plating. Visit their website!
Ashbridge's Bay Yacht Club
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Known for its spacious clubhouse with bar and restaurant in the heart of Toronto’s Eastern Beaches community, ABYC is also recognized throughout the Lake Ontario region and beyond for running major championship racing regattas, nurturing sailors young and old through its Award winning highly respected junior sailing school, keelboat, and dinghy programs, along with water sport opportunities through dinghy, paddle board, and kayak memberships. ABYC offers great camaraderie through cruising, parties, and other events. Check them out at “abyc.on.ca

ABYC and it’s member volunteers are proud to have been involved in this event for over 20 years and along with our friends Chair-man Mills Corp and Lux 9 Inc we look forward to providing a memorable experience!

Chelsea Hotel Toronto
chelseasmallAs a full service hotel, the Chelsea Hotel, Toronto
provides comfort in the heart of downtown Toronto, just minutes from the city’s central business district, government offices, hospitals, universities and public transportation.

The Hotel is within walking distance of the city’s trendy shopping destinations including the Toronto EatonCentre featuring over 230 retailers, cultural attractions including the Art Gallery of Ontario and Royal Ontario Museum, and a vibrant entertainment district including world-renowned live theatre, making the Chelsea Hotel, Toronto the perfect location for both leisure and business.

Outstanding service and an on-going commitment to sustainability, coupled with a unique range of facilities provide frequent travellers with convenient service, essential amenities and comfortable accommodations at exceptional value.Visit their website for bookings or information.

Toronto Hilton-Tundra
tundra Kevin Prendergast – Executive Chef  Kevin has been bringing his culinary expertise to the guests of the Toronto Hilton and its Tundra restaurant since 2006. Tundra conjuring up limitless horizons, is quintessentially Canadian. From the design to the decor to the menu, Tundra has been conceived to evoke the image, the texture and the taste of Canada. Visit the Tundra website for more info
The Orbit Room
Tim Notter- The hottest little music club under the stars. Visit their website for scheduling
Bryan Dawkins
Independent Chef
Peter Pan Bistro
Noah Goldberg-Chef/Owner.  With a nod to its place in Toronto’s food history, the completely reestablished Peter Pan Bistro brings a contemporary update to the classic traditions of dining out. Peter Pan demonstrates that accomplished cooking does not require a fine dining atmosphere and aims to balance these elements by refining the neighbourhood bistro. For more info please visit their website.
Sheraton Airport-Olio Mediterranean Grille
olio Join us for an exciting culinary journey around the Mediterranean. Conveniently located within the Sheraton Airport Hotel. At Olio, our inspired cuisine is created with seasonal local and organic ingredients, and prepared with flair by Executive Chef Michael Jensen and his award-winning culinary team. Savor the foods of Italy, Spain, Greece, France, and Morocco in an atmosphere both vibrant and intimate. Please visit Olio Mediterranean Grille!
Westin Harbour Castle
Dan Craig-Executive Chef -Make your escape to The Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto, a harbourfront hotel brimming with sophisticated style and thoughtful amenities. Located in the revived waterfront area, our hotel offers guests direct access to some of Toronto’s most noteworthy points of interest, including the Rogers Centre, Scotiabank Arena and the CN Tower.
Platinum Club-MLSE

Established in 1999, Platinum Club is Scotiabank Arena’s premium dining experience. Platinum Club guests have access to one of the best wine cellars in the city as well as our leading edge cuisine built around premium local ingredients. It’s a great way to start your Leaf or Raptor game day experience

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