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Saving Grace

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907 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1V9, Canada
+1 416-703-7368
09:00 - 15:00
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Sat 10:00 - 15:00
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Toronto, Canada
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

This quaint restaurant was referred to me by my daughter and it was well worth the referral. The restaurant is small and they do not take reservations. They were able to accommodate our group of seven on the upper level of the restaurant. The staff was pleasant and the food was very tasty. I was told that the french toast... More 

Thank ntorrado
Los Angeles, California
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

If you don't arrive before the small cafe opens, you'll have a long wait. We arrived about 10 minutes after Saving Grace opened and waited over an hour to get in. And it was worth it. The food was exquisite. You can tell by the flavors that everything is fresh and prepared with care. Slow down and enjoy every bite.

Thank DeniseWakeman
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This is my favourite place to get brunch in Toronto . You have to show up early enough to avoid a wait ( on weekends ) but it's definitely worth it . The specials are always delicious and there are so many good choices on the menu . I am fairly picky and I have never been disappointed here !

Thank Marytalat
Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Great neighbourhood Brunch spot ! It opened at 10 AM Sunday morning. We arrived at 9:45 and joined the line already in place. Promptly at 10 AM we were among the first diners to fill the small 2 level restaurant. ( I'm estimating it seats about 30 people). A continual stream of people continued to add their names to the... More 

Thank drivingdamsels
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

SAVING GRACE is the kinda place RESPECT ranks as number one👆. Respect the SUPERB food you are about to eat Respect the QUALITY time it takes to cook the delicious MEALS And finally Respect Grace for such a wonderful idea! Long line ups but well worth the wait. Don't forget to sign in 📝 when you arrive, as they take... More 

Thank Anna L
Mississauga, Canada
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Food was great, service was great! Hostess was awesome! The only issue was the wait times. I Wouldn't advise going on a Saturday during the lunchtime.

Thank JaneenBro
Nova Scotia, Canada
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016

I met with a friend of mine who is now living in toronto for some time and she recommended this place. Like most, I checked out the menu online and was really not that sure if I was going to enjoy it or not, but figured she likely knows what she's talking about so I'll give it a shot. The... More 

Thank Catherine W
Toronto, Canada
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

It's a tiny place and, well, that means it's a little too crowded for my tastes. This also means that the service is slow, but most of the clientele know to expect that from the place. You can't argue with the food or the creativity of the menu, however, and you'll leave satisfied, assuming you can get a seat. If... More 

Thank SteveLucas322
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

Amazing. We walked from downtown Toronto (45 mins) that's how we like to see cities. Small and quirky. We got a small table. Service excellent, food delightful, experience so non corporate it's worth the effort of getting there. Thank you made our last day in your city a success. Note be prepared to Q. At busy times. We were lucky... More 

Thank Mary M
Westland, Michigan
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015

The food was really good but the service could have been better. I had read some other reviews and heard about the nightmarish "sign up to get seated" system so I got there 20 minutes before opening.... Well, in point of fact, they ended up opening a half hour late. There was no explanation or communication, just an ever-growing line... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
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09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 907 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1V9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-703-7368

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with a strong student influence from the Ryerson University Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities, with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of vintage cinemas, and a healthy nightlife centered on the area's Distillery District bar and clubs near the East End, it's both an easygoing daytime spot and a popular party place after sunset. It also features some of Toronto's best outdoor landmarks, including Yonge-Dundas Square and the Nathan Phillips Square: perfect for a concert, a skate, or a relaxing sit-down.
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