Top 6 Toronto East-End Brunch Spots
Eggs Benny, Omelettes, Deli Sandwiches, Pancakes and Waffles! We have it all on our list of the best brunch spots in the East-end
Location: 1100 Queen St E
This Leslieville bakery brunch spot aims to create the entire Istanbul experience with its beautiful interior and traditional Turkish breakfast. The bakery offers Simit and Chai, as well as new items and the classics which are all made in-house. The brunch menu is available every day from 9:30am – 3pm and the Menemen (Shakshouka), Break-Feast (Traditional Turkish Breakfast) and Grandma’s Pancakes are a must-try! Vegan, Gluten-free and child-friendly choices are also available.
Location: 265 Broadview Ave
This is your new spot for eggs benny! Located in East Chinatown, Lady Marmalade specializes in unique breakfast dishes made with free-range eggs and meats, organic bread, and local produce. The A.M. Poutine is the ultimate comfort food – make sure to choose the hollandaise with the poached egg! Enjoy all-day breakfast served from 8:30am – 2:30pm.
Location: 226 Greenwood Ave
This homey atmosphere will have you believing you’re eating in an authentic Egyptian home for some traditional Egyptian brunch. Visit this family restaurant for those much-loved tastes and flavours of Cairo. The ambiance and friendly staff will make you feel cozy and right at home. The Maha’s Mind Blowing Chicken will definitely have you coming back. Their brunch is available daily from 8am – 4:30pm and is closed on Wednesdays.
Location: 191 King St E
If you’re looking for some Belgian-Canadian comfort food, this is the one for you. This cozy, brick-lined, family-run bistro is located just a 4-minute walk from St. Lawrence Market. Enjoy an all-day breakfast prepared from local market and farm ingredients. The Belgian Waffles are a MUST TRY.
Note: Open Monday, Thursday and Friday 10am-2pm, Saturday and Sunday 9am-2pm. Closed on Tuesday and Wednesday. Only doing reservations for dinner.
Location: 678 Queen St E
We have you covered for quality diner breakfast and deli sandwiches that are made with love! Serving fresh-baked bread, fresh daily donuts, in-house smoked meat, organic vegetables, and various preserves straight from @whitelilyfarms, you cannot go wrong with anything on their menu. Make sure to try the Ruben Sandwich next time you’re in Riverside (open Wednesday to Sunday 9am – 10pm).
Location: 354 King St E
Looking for the right vibe for your brunch? Reyna on King will deliver! They are known for their Mediterranean snacks, cocktails, 90’s hip hop, and picturesque interior. You will want to come picture-ready to dine here! Located in Corktown, but will have you feeling like you’re in Santorini with their plant-filled ceiling and Mediterranean cuisine. They serve brunch every Saturday and Sunday from 10am – 3pm. Seating indoors is limited but reservations are available.