Hana Don offers the quintessential "sea in a bowl" experience to everyone who walks through its doors. Refined and reverent, Hana Don embodies the true spirit of Japanese cuisine, serving diners traditional dishes imbued with modern-day flavours focusing on premium quality ingredients.

Our inspired take on traditional culinary craftsmanship has led to our well-received omakase-inspired menu. Fresh, seasonal seafood ingredients are imported worldwide. Our craftsmanship is demonstrated in extensive preparation techniques such as dry-aging our premium bluefin tuna.

At Hana Don, we specialize in Donburi, a beloved Japanese dish that harmonizes delicate flavours and textures in a single, satisfying bowl. With meticulous attention to detail, our chefs artfully prepare each dish, utilizing traditional techniques and premium ingredients to ensure an unforgettable dining experience.

Our menu showcases a diverse selection of Donburi variations, from classic favourites to innovative creations that tantalize the taste buds. Whether you're craving the comforting warmth of simmered meats and savoury sauces or the refreshing simplicity of fresh seafood atop fluffy rice, our offerings cater to every palate.

Beyond our culinary delights, Hana Don Japanese Cuisine embodies the spirit of omotenashi, the Japanese philosophy of wholehearted hospitality. From the moment you step through our doors, you'll be greeted with a warm smile and impeccable service, ensuring that your dining experience with us is nothing short of exceptional.      

Incredibly delicious and also a feast for the eyes, our Instagram-worthy dishes are a hit with Toronto's foodie crowd and have widespread appeal.

At Hana Don, Whether you're indulging in a solo meal, sharing a feast with loved ones, or hosting a special event, Hana Don Japanese Cuisine invites you to savour the artistry and passion behind each Donburi bowl. More than just a "rice bowl," Donburi is everyone's chance to enjoy Japanese cuisine distilled into its purest form — "sea in a bowl."


Donburi is the quintessential Japanese comfort meal. It consists of a rice bowl topped with ingredients ranging from raw fish, cooked meat, and vegetables. Donburi is always served in a large bowl, giving it its distinctive name.

Due to its reputation as a complete meal, donburi is commonly considered to be healthy. It is enjoyed by everyone in Japan from office workers to school children, making it a common household dish.

Donburi makes for a full, satisfactory meal — especially when it comes to seafood varieties. Complemented by individual sauces with comforting tastes, they are great culinary experiences.

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