The TOCA Team
The TOCA Team welcomes you to join us on a culinary journey of hand-crafted cuisine, perfectly paired wines and a shared table with friends & family. TOCA is headed by Executive Chef Paul Shewchuk. Originally from Kitchener, Ontario, and commencing his culinary training at Humber College, Chef Paul has worked for Michael Stadtländer, the father of Canada's influential farm-to-table culinary movement, with a placement at the famed Eigensinn Farm, where he further developed his passion for sustainability and quality ingredients. He went on to work at Langdon Hall and Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, Fairmont Olympic Hotel before returning to Ontario.
"The Ritz-Carlton name has always been synonymous with culinary excellence. I am very proud to bring my experience and creativity to the team here at The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto. My family and I are so happy to call Toronto home." Chef Paul Shewchuk.
Restaurant Specialty Chef, Horacio Macias Leon, comes to us from Mexico, with an extensive culinary background.
Chef Luis Sanchez
TOCA restaurant operations is lead by our Director of Restaurants, Marc Lamontange.
TOCA has been recognized as a 2023 Forbes Four-Star rated restaurant.