Nobu Hotel & Restaurant to open in Toronto
Madison Group, Westdale Properties and Nobu Hospitality announced plans for Nobu Toronto, a dynamic project featuring the first Nobu branded high-rise residences, to be developed and sold by the Madison Group, and Canada’s first Nobu Hotel and Nobu Restaurant. This transformative development will anchor a re-envisioned Mercer Street in the heart of Toronto’s popular Entertainment District. Pre-construction sales of Nobu Residences Toronto will commence summer 2017.
The architecture and interior design for Nobu Residences Toronto, envisioned by acclaimed Toronto-based, Teeple Architects and interior design firm, Studio Munge, will celebrate thoughtful living and superior craftsmanship. Nobu Residences Toronto will be dedicated to distinguished luxury, incorporating historical facades from the Pilkington Glass Factory, maintaining the integrity of iconic elements while fusing striking architectural details in a contemporary aesthetic. The fashionable lifestyle residences will feature 700 condominium suites in two dramatic 49-storey towers and a podium complete with state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor amenities including ground floor commercial retail, flexible private social function and meeting space, a state-of-the-art fitness centre and ‘Zen Garden’ outdoor terrace.
Nobu is one of the world`s most celebrated luxury hospitality brands renowned for its award-winning “new style” Japanese fusion cuisine and exceptional hotel offerings in the world’s most desirable locales. Founded by Chef Nobu Matsuhisa, Academy Award winner Robert De Niro and Hollywood producer Meir Teper, the growing Nobu Hospitality portfolio caters to vibrant international customers, celebrities, tastemakers and powerbrokers.
Nobu Hotel Toronto will offer the ultimate in hotel luxury. An exclusive collection of luxurious guest suites will rise atop the west tower, with stunning panoramic views, offering unparalleled accommodations and service. Sitting as a cornerstone of the Nobu Hotel, Nobu Restaurant Toronto will feature an approximately 15,000 square foot, two-level restaurant which will include a signature bar lounge, outdoor seating and chic private dining rooms.
“For many years we have searched for the perfect opportunity within Toronto to create a true luxury lifestyle destination befitting the acclaimed global city of Toronto and our international brand. We are truly excited to announce Nobu Residences, Hotel and Restaurant Toronto which we are crafting to be a game changer in residential living in Toronto and beyond,” said Trevor Horwell, CEO Nobu Hospitality. “Our partners at Madison Group have an extraordinary vision for the first Nobu Residences, and share our passion to build a truly special integrated residences, hotel and restaurant destination.”
“I cannot think of a singular place that has a more unique and impassioned sensibility than Nobu,” said Josh Zagdanski, Vice President – High-Rise, Madison Group. “You see it in every nuance of its operation – from bespoke hotel suites to tranquil residences and dining experiences that make you say, ‘I could live here’.” We couldn’t be prouder to be working with the team at Nobu Hospitality to give residents and visitors the chance to live with that feeling in Toronto.”