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“Always Great!”
Review of Lady Marmalade

Lady Marmalade
Ranked #173 of 8,474 Restaurants in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$ 18 - US$ 23
Cuisines: Canadian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Highchairs Available, Seating, Waitstaff
Neighbourhood: East End
Toronto, Canada
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Always Great!”
Reviewed 21 February 2012

This is a neighbourhood staple for my husband and me. The food is always excellent, and the service usually fast and friendly. There is often a long wait on weekends, but the weekday line-ups move pretty quickly. It's definitely worth the wait.

Visited February 2012
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English first
Toronto
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62 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Great brunch - get there early”
Reviewed 16 February 2012

I've only been for brunch. The food and service are great. Only downside is that they get pretty packed...so get there before 10:30.

  • Visited October 2011
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Thank normalguyToronto
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Toronto
2 reviews
“Best brunch in Toronto by far”
Reviewed 26 January 2012

Absolutely love this place, the food is simply gorgeous. Be prepared to queue up for at least 30 mins on weekend, but well worth the wait. Poached eggs are the best.

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Thank Young_Brit
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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Don't be fooled by the shabby chic decor”
Reviewed 28 November 2011

This place has fantastic food! Clean, bright, perfectly presented plates. I tried spinach eggs benny, he tried daily soup (curry) and mango salmon cilantro sandwich. I think the food was in our bellies within 6 minutes. Plastic water glasses reminiscent of school cafeterias - representative of the charming and low key decor (think delightful artistic neighbour who collects retro salt and pepper shakers). This place is all about the food and deserves the line up.

  • Visited November 2011
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Thank Jennifer Z
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Toronto, Canada
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766 reviews
474 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 590 helpful votes
“Groove on by”
Reviewed 2 October 2011

Leslieville again has another gem in it's midst. With Bob Dylan crooning, the retro 60's feel comes alive with their vibrant and eclectic menu offerings. The seven or eight choices of eggs Benedict alone gives enough reason for repeat visits. The rich lemony hollandaise sauce is so satisfying that one makes to take an extra minute to digest its awesome full flavor. The homefries are complimented perfectly by a sprinkling of paprika that gives a "good morning" to your taste buds. The only things working against Lady Marmalade are that its only open to 4 during the week and 3 on the weekend, with food this good you want an all day affair. Also, more payment options would be ideal other than just cash. The service was friendly and the food was quickly served. I would go out of my to visit Lady marmalade as it was really that good of an experience.

  • Visited October 2011
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