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Purple Onion

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2998 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M6P 1Z3, Canada
+1 416-760-8208
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good35%
  • Average30%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
3 weeks ago
“About what you’d expect from a diner”
3 days ago
“My favourite Junction breakfast spot”
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2998 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M6P 1Z3, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An old-style diner serving tasty basic food. My regular spot for breakfast out. Even has some vegetarian options -- the tofu burger is really tasty. Friendly staff. Good food.

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure how to rate it, as a restaurant, it’s 3 stars, but rated among other diners, I’d say 4 stars. The service was good and friendly, the pancakes were nice as well as the eggs Benedict with salmon. However they weren’t anything special compared...More

1  Thank avcapobi
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great little place for breakfast. The waitress was really helpful and accommodating and the food was good value - decent portion sizes and hot. It was busy when we ate there but service was prompt. We have eaten in a few diners...More

Thank Jacqui P
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This place sucks. Service is terrible. The restaurant is noticeably dirty. And the food... I wouldn't feed a dog. Great location though! 😂

Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I've been here multiple times and every time the food has been great. Their breakfast options are fantastic. I also love the club sandwich. The burgers are pretty good as well.

Thank christophera930
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I've been going to Purple Onion for a decade now. It's simple and straight-forward in presentation, but the quality of the beef is extremely high for what you pay. You get the quality of an $80 steak from a downtown Steakhouse -- for under $30....More

1  Thank Brownman A
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was dirty and smelled musty. Usually you just can't do all day breakfast wrong: this place went above and beyond. The eggs actually tasted off. The rest was bland. The gravy on my friend's pouting was some of the worst anyone had tasted....More

Thank Andie W
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Came for the all day breakfast at lunch. Tried the eggs florentine - the hollandaise was far too salty and didn't taste "homemade". Service wasn't anything special either. Average place, average service, not worth trying again.

Thank slj1111
Reviewed 19 August 2016

I love the Purple Onion. It's comfy, no one is rushing you out the door, you get loads of food and it is all decent. No, it is not gourmet food but the service is attentive and some items you could call comfort food. The...More

Thank Gbonez13
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Used to be a really good restaurant but it's meh now. Food is still good and reasonably priced but the staff act like they're doing you a favour by doing their jobs and serving you. Horrible service! If the food, prices and location (very close...More

Thank Travis A
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2998 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M6P 1Z3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-760-8208
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