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Le Petit Dejeuner

#5 of 178 Dessert in Toronto
#132 of 7,319 Places to Eat in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Downtown
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191 King St E, Toronto, Ontario M5A 1J5, Canada (King Jarvis)
+1 416-703-1560
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10:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 15:00
Mon 08:00 - 16:30
Tue - Fri 08:00 - 22:00
Sat 09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
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Montebello, California
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was wonderful. Food was superb. We waited for an hour in the snow for this gem. The menu was magnificent. Eggs Benedict and mimosas are traditional but the local specials will amaze you. Cute place too.

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Thank E M
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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70 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was pedestrian, services was slow and as they were closing, a cook was walking through the restaurant (at least a few times) loudly telling people to leave so she could go home. It's not my habit to stay after closing, but we were waiting for our bill. Our waiter was pleasant but the behavior of the cook really rubbed... More 

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Thank RandomFlair
Toronto, Canada
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service was great. Prompt, nice. We went there for breakfast during the week. Food is good, I had salmon benny and my partner had benny with bacon. The only issue was coffee. We just don't lake it. We haven't had any espresso drinks, to be fair, so maybe we should have. Convenient location.

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Thank 33yo
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92 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Love, love, love this place!!! Great food, homemade juices, strong coffee. A must every time I am in Toronto! Eggs Benny are outstanding. Waffles and crepes are delicious. There are daily specials also worth choosing. Lamb shank eggs Benedict anymore? Excellent! Their potato rosti as a side is excellent. A must when in Toronto.

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Thank Bakkon R
Blue Mountains, Canada
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57 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Fortunately we only had to wait about 15 minutes as we got there at 8:45 on cold Sat morning. We had great conversation with our line mates. The eggs Bennie are perfect the hollandaise is smooth and lemony. The eggs poached to perfection. The Apple slaw is a real treat. Mrs. C had the Belgian waffle and truly enjoyed it.... More 

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Thank MikeCanuk56
London, United Kingdom
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125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

In Toronto on business with one day to sightsee and this came up as one of the top places for brunch. 10am was a good time to get there as the first round of people were finishing up so we only queued for 10 min. After we were seated the queue grew and they were reporting 45 minute waits. The... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

This was our second visit to this surprisingly highly rated breakfast place. I'm generally not in the habit of giving negative reviews (you can check) but this was an unpleasant experience. The instant we walked in, there was plenty of room but we were unceremoniously told to wait in the cold vestibule with the door wide open. Then we were... More 

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Thank 7437433
Nova Scotia, Canada
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

A really cute place to grab a delicious coffee and brunch. I personally get the Belgian waffles and highly recommend them, but truly everything here is great. I was once with a friend who had to ask the cook for a vegan option and they prepared a lovely meal for him. Friendly servers and very tasty food. Solid option for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We had brunch here in two occasions whilst in Toronto; the food was delicious and they serve great coffee.

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Thank Laura A
Ottawa
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57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

The light airy Belgian waffles are a must!! (especially with berries and cream on the side!). Breakfasts at Le Petit Dejeuner are worth the wait! we had to line up for about 45 minutes for a table for two but it was well worth it! The service in this tiny diner is outstanding. Everyone was super friendly and attentive. Cannot... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Canadian, American, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 15:00
Monday
08:00 - 16:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 King St E, Toronto, Ontario M5A 1J5, Canada
    (King Jarvis)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-703-1560

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

Staying in Downtown

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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 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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