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Dessert Lady

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12 Cumberland Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
+1 416-924-3223
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10:30 - 19:00
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Mon - Wed 10:30 - 19:00
Thu - Fri 10:30 - 20:00
Sat 10:30 - 19:00
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Toronto, Canada
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67 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

My go to place for take-out dessert until Laduree arrives in Toronto. I don't eat dessert often, but when I indulge, this is where I go.

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Thank Art-Fashion-Travel
Toronto, Canada
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

While on my hunt for TO's best chocolate cupcake, I dropped in here to pick up a cupcake and also tried some chocolates on a whim. Chocolates were decent and the fudgey chocolate cupcake (this was its name) wasn't bad either. The beautiful cakes they had on display were really eye catching and looked like they also did custom cookies... More 

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Thank WildMaus
Toronto, Canada
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124 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

There are many cakes , freshly baked and ready to go. They can bake customized cakes (for example, I ordered a pumpkin cheesecake) as well. Many choices, and very colorful. The ice-cream is especially delicious. It is really a take away place, a small place but with great heart and tender-loving care is put into everything they do.

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Thank WarenWarren
Toronto, Canada
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101 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

Their Lemon Butter Cranberry Besgoti is World Class. The best I've ever had. Call ahead and see if yo can get them fresh out of the oven. That is as close to heaven as you'll ever get. My spelling might be off on besgoti but they make the best I've ever had. I've been well over 2 dozen times.

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Thank Michael B
Toronto, Canada
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77 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

No room to sit down, so just grabbed a pie and ate it in nearby. Pretty storefront. Only had the pie but recommend trying it.

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2 Thank T_W_11111
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

I needed to order a birthday cake for my fiance's birthday,not an easy task as I live in the UK and was only visiting Toronto for a week for his birthday.Ordered the cake online to be picked up in store and must admit I was a bit anxious as this was a gamble,as I had never used their services before.However... More 

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2 Thank LadyG90
Grand Cayman
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2015 via mobile

This shop always makes me happy! I love the selection. The ice cream is just perfection. Truffles have so much flavor. These desserts are made with a lot of love!!

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1 Thank Jazzy483
Toronto
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2013

Went here for gelato and it was great! Plan on bringing some home to my family. Woud like to try other flavours and the cakes! They are gorgeous.

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1 Thank Lucy M
Scranton
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2013

Got a mini apple pie, i'm assuming it's not there specialty because it was good but not great. Heard a lot of great reviews about this place and decided to check it out. I'd recommend something cake involved which looks like it's there thing.

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Thank Christian J
Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2013

I go here every time I'm in Town to see my kids. I love this place and highly recommend the strawberry shortcake and their ice-cream.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 19:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 19:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 19:00
Thursday
10:30 - 20:00
Friday
10:30 - 20:00
Saturday
10:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Cumberland Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-924-3223

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

Staying in Midtown

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Midtown
Midtown is a dynamic part of Toronto with some of its most stylish high-rise residences and heritage buildings. The area sees busy shoppers with bag-laden arms balancing lattes in paper cups as they travel from one luxury brand to the next, taking advantage of the proximity of high-end shops. The reflecting pools, jogging trails, and nature treks of the Rosehill Revision are always a hub of outdoor activity, and after a workout from either running or splurging, many take advantage of the spas and massage parlors Midtown has to offer. Away from the bakeries, boutiques, and glamorous old theaters of the district's center, locals use the weekend to embrace the more suburban feel of Midtown's parks, tennis courts, outdoor markets, and the manicured grounds of Casa Loma, while families indulge the area's state-of-the-art playground and learning facilities. Of course, no high-brow district is complete without a healthy counter-culture: Midtown boasts some of the wildest street art and full-wall graffiti of any neighborhood in Toronto.
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