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Beacher Cafe

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East End
Cafe, Canadian, American
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2162 Queen St E, Toronto, Ontario M4E 1E4, Canada
+1 416-699-3874
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Today
07:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Thu 07:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sun 07:30 - 23:00
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Windsor, Canada
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181 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I do enjoy the many breakfast spots in the beaches and was super pleased to find The Beacher Cafe... Not just a breakfast spot, this place offers both lunch and dinner. I appreciated the early 7:30 opening time and the friendly greeting upon my arrival. I chose the avocado inspired poached eggs with home fries and they were fantastic!

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Thank boomgraham
Windsor, Ontario, Canada
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97 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Since I had to be in Toronto on my own,eating out solo, isn't always the easiest But I felt very comfortable eating great food in a welcoming atmosphere Staff even brought in the sandwich board from outside so I could see the breakfast specials!! This cafe is located perfectly on Queen St Near eclectic artsy galleries, bakeries, and great shopping... More 

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Thank Carol M
Toronto, Canada
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253 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to the DVP closure I was taking a different route east and we ended up finding this really nice and quiet spot for dinner. The staff where nice and the food was good. The place itself was the draw with plenty of parking on the street.

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Thank Shahid B
Toronto, Canada
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Nice quiet place by the beaches, it gets rather busy during weekends. The place has no designated parking it's P parking in the street. The price is affordable with unlimited coffee, they can modify menus as you prefer. The Staff are friendly and lovely.

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Thank Rachelle L
Malmo, Sweden
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Looked interesting, waitress grumpy, specialty coffee (ie standard anywhere else) was weak, tasteless, barely warm. High prices, place is quaint, but somehow in the off, less fresh.

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Thank visitor582016
Markham, Canada
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

After an early sunday stroll along the beach and on the return some window shopping we decided to try this place.Nice atmoshere but busy..A bit pricey with a not too interesting menu so we both opted for burgers which were excellent. We wasn't in a rush so a seat by the window, pot of tea watching the world go by... More 

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Thank taichitraveller
Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We love this place for breakfast, brunch or lunch. Many lovely dishes. My favourite are the eggs Benedict or florentine or eggs Benedict with smoked salmon

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Thank celinec08
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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The place looked interesting, but we were disappointed. Initial service was quick, but then the wait began. It was busy and so we thought the was the reason for delay of the food. We were worried about exceeding the parking limit we had for the car. When we got the food, we found it only warm...it obviously had been sitting... More 

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Thank Andreas K
Victoria, Canada
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We were a part of 5 and all of us thoroughly enjoyed our meals. Pricey but you get a lot of very flavourful food. Wonderful service by Konrad our waiter. Hope to visit this place again when in town.

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Thank canuck562015
Sydney, Australia
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262 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

This is a warm and cosy restaurant in a charming part of Toronto. Their squash soup was particularly yummy as was their Eggs Benedict from their all day breakfast. My husband also liked Fettucine with Chicken and Broccoli. The service was fast and friendly too. Best of all, the prices were extremely reasonable. A very nice restaurant.

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Thank Roslyn35

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Canadian, American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 23:00
Monday
07:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 22:00
Thursday
07:30 - 22:00
Friday
07:30 - 23:00
Saturday
07:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2162 Queen St E, Toronto, Ontario M4E 1E4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > East End
  • Neighbourhood: East End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-699-3874

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in East End

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East End
The East End is an eclectic amalgamation of areas that team up to make this district one of the most multi-faceted and alluring. Home to Toronto's LGBT community hub, Gay Village is alive and pumping day or night with friendly bars, nightclubs, and cafes – its thumb is on the pulse of excitement. For a more relaxed day, the East End has the largest collection of restored Victorian homes, and its stately streets, tree-lined and bursting at the seams with affluence, often sport farmers markets and street artists, epitomized by the effusive St. Lawrence Market. One of the most gorgeous of Toronto's neighborhoods, it also straddles Lake Ontario in an area called The Beach, where you'll find folks cycling and strolling along the sandy shorelines, getting some sun or enjoying shopping, dining, and pub options. For some fabulous food, the vivacious personalities running the restaurants in the East End's Greektown is only equaled by the fun and authenticity of the street stalls and restaurants at its expansive Indian Bazaar. 'Something for everyone' has never been so accurate.
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