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Golden Griddle

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) #5,166 of 6,998 Restaurants in Toronto $$ - $$$ American,
45 Carlton St, Toronto, Ontario M5B 2H9, Canada
+1 416-977-5044
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Overview
  • Excellent10%
  • Very good33%
  • Average25%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible22%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (2 reviews)
“ham” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
Open Now
00:01 - 23:59All hours
CUISINES
American, Canadian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
45 Carlton St, Toronto, Ontario M5B 2H9, Canada
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1 - 10 of 129 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was good, atmosphere is that of a well worn and established, but well maintained and run diner. 24 hours is a bonus in an area where not much is open real early before a run to the airport. Weekend sees a buffet, but ordering...More

Thank karthiksridharan
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Went to eat at the golden griddle late after attending a blue jays game with a couple of my friends. Food was excellent, i had pancakes, eggs, bacon, great late night food. However, when we were making small talk with the waitress about baseball and...More

1  Thank alecf444
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

From breakfast to dinner all day and night long you won't be hungry. I went here every day for the 10 days I was in Toronto. I had the breakfast. I don't eat meat, so ate eggs and toast. For $5.97 which included the tax...More

Thank munchkinBirmingham
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

My first poor experience at a golden griddle. My group of friends and I stayed at a hotel nearby for an event and decided to pop in for a quick breakfast before heading home. My husband and two of our friends ate at the buffet....More

Thank Chelsbun
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I used to eat at the Golden Griddle chain when I lived in Toronto and as I was visiting thought it would be nostalgic to go back and unfortunately, it was not that great. I ordered a Clubhouse sandwich which came with fries. The sandwich...More

Thank Peter E
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This was by far the worst experience I've ever had at a restaurant. I ordered eggs benedict and my friend ordered a regular breakfast with scrambled eggs and bacon. Our server was a senior lady, very nice, but also very slow. She made me calculate...More

3  Thank jammur
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Feel like living dangerously? Eat here. Don't let it's grungy appearance fool you, it's not even affordable. The waitress was the sweetest little old lady but needs to retire. My coffee mug was served with lipstick on it. There was dried egg yolk on my...More

1  Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 16 January 2017

The exterior of the Golden Griddle on 45 Carlton is not very pleasing to the eyes but I decided to give it a chance. I was greeted by a host who looked like he was in deep depression. The waitress was very kind no complaints...More

1  Thank NIKKOTUASON
Reviewed 4 January 2017

It's cheap, but we call it the "awful waffle". The buffet is...dismal. New product is simply poured in over the old, so don't dig too deep in the scramble egg tray. For cheap post drinking eats, go for it, but it's not a place we...More

1  Thank Tania M
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I was there with mates from Ryerson and the food was long in coming and then they got the order wrong and we felt like they wanted us to accept the food as it was. Not worth the money and the staff was not attentive....More

2  Thank dary484
Nearby
Downtown
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
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$17
Cuisine
American, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:01 - 23:59
Monday
00:01 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:01 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:01 - 23:59
Thursday
00:01 - 23:59
Friday
00:01 - 23:59
Saturday
00:01 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Carlton St, Toronto, Ontario M5B 2H9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-977-5044
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