9 Best Brunch Spots in Toronto

Mar 9, 2020

Mildred’s Temple Kitchen | 85 Hanna Ave #104, Toronto ON

Although it’s open all day, Mildred’s Temple Kitchen is known for its brunch, pancakes, grilled cheese and Caesars. High ceilings and tall windows invite the beautiful morning sunshine to pour into the space while you enjoy Mrs. Biederhof’s famous Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes, which has been a Toronto favourite since 1989.

Visit: https://mildreds.ca/

TOCA, Ritz-Carlton | 181 Wellington St W, Toronto ON

Enjoy a buffet brunch on Saturdays and Sundays from 12pm to 2pm. Homemade pastas, fresh seafood and traditional desserts; TOCA brings classic Italian cuisine to the heart of Toronto. It occupies the mezzanine level of the Ritz-Carlton hotel with aged selections from their cheese cave.

Visit: https://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/hotels/canada/toronto/dining/toca?scid=bb1a189a-fec3-4d19-a255-54ba596febe2

Lady Marmalade | 265 Broadview Ave, Toronto ON

In the mood for eggs benny and a breakfast poutine? Bathe in natural light from the high skylights above as you enjoy free-run eggs, quality meats and local produce during a weekend family brunch. They don’t take reservations, however, they do serve the entire menu all day, so you won’t miss it!

Visit: http://ladymarmalade.ca/

Cluny Bistro & Boulangerie | 35 Tank House Lane, Toronto ON

Here you will find all the hallmarks of a classic Parisian bistro. Brunch is served on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays until 3pm. Start with a rich French Onion Soup, and fill up with a confit duck leg, named Madame Duck. Perhaps a bourguignon poutine? You can also find more familiar morning foods, such as fried eggs served on a house baked baguette. Discover the joie de vivre!

Visit: https://clunybistro.com/

The Depanneur | 1033 College Street, Toronto ON

Their slogan: “A place where interesting food things happen”. Will you have a Silog with your bottomless coffee? A Silog is garlic fried rice and egg, topped with a bit of meat for a quintessential Filipino breakfast. Bring the kids to Mama Linda’s Filipino Brunch by Maria Polotan on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00am to 2:30pm.

Visit: https://thedepanneur.ca/

United Bakers | 506 Lawrence Ave W, Toronto ON

A beautiful brunch spot where you will find Jewish-style comfort foods. With over a century of experience, you can expect their dishes to be delicious. Family friendly. They will treat your kids like their own. Consistently busy over the lunch hour. The best soups on a cold winter’s day!!

Visit: https://unitedbakers.ca/

El Rey Mezcal Bar | 2a Kensington Ave, Toronto ON

Another venture from Grant van Gameren (founder of Bar Raval and Bar Isabel). Savour a delicious authentic Mexican brunch. You’ll love the welcoming atmosphere with a décor that incorporates raw brick, arched doorways, and terracotta accents. Brunch is available from 12pm to 4pm on Saturdays and Sundays.

Visit: http://elreybar.com/

The Civic @ The Broadview Hotel | 106 Broadview Avenue, Toronto ON

The Civic is the main floor dining room for the Broadview Hotel where it hosts Saturday and Sunday brunch with hours from 10:00 to 2:00pm. They serve “Toronto’s culinary past with a modern twist”. Need a breath of fresh air after you eat? Visit the rooftop terrace for breathtaking views of the city while you enjoy a refreshing afternoon cocktail.


Byblos Uptown | 2537 Yonge St, Toronto, ON

Enjoy a Sunday-only Mediterranean brunch from 10:30am to 2:30pm, served family-style. Start with Turkish Manti Dumplings (eggplant, yogurt sauce, date molasses) then move to the classic Middle Eastern Breakfast of lamb bacon, za’atar fried eggs, tomato, sabzi herbs, and harissa potatoes. If you’ve still got room to satisfy your sweet tooth, finish your meal with a refreshing blood orange rosewater sorbet.

Visit: https://byblosuptown.com/