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With the Grain

294 Woolwich St., Guelph, Ontario, Canada
5198270008
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Ranked #12 of 315 Restaurants in Guelph
Price range: $5 - $25
Cuisines: Bakery, Dessert, Café, Sandwiches
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Description: Enjoy our all day breakfast, seasonal sandwiches & salads, and fresh baked treats in our Cafe. Drop by the Bakery across the street for artisanal breads and tempting baked goods to carry home. Take-out & catering also available!
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English first
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Not sure what is going on with this restaurant. We have gone there for years for breakfast but in the past couple of months both the service and the food (mainly the food) has really gone down hill. We love the atmosphere so we kept going but this past week we ordered the classic breakfast with poached egg and a... More

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Guelph
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Fabulous dark roast coffee (Planet Bean roast) Ive had all hot the breakfast options. Theyre all good. Try the house made sausage patties in the WTG Bacon n Egg Brekkie. Most amazing sausage ever! Toast is made from fresh baked bread....my wife loves the parfaits and muffins

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Jocelyn I, Office Coordinator at With the Grain, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the review! I will make sure to pass on your comments to the staff. Is it the Grainer Gold dark roast that you enjoy? That is my favourite for the first coffee of the day. :) More

Cleveland, OH
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I ordered the traditional breakfast spread and everything just needed a bit more zip, seasoning or flavor. The baked goods and coffee are delicious but my toast with butter needed help. I expected more, but at least the ingredients were good and the vibe is fantastic.

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Jocelyn I, Office Coordinator at With the Grain, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write us a review! I wanted to let you know that I passed your comments on to our staff about the food. I hope we'll see you again! More

Guelph, Canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Almost embarassed to say I visit WtG at least once a week for with lunch, breakfast or a mid day snack. The BATH sandwich is my go to- best sandwich in Guelph. Lemon bars are heaven. Service is always friendly, even if at times a little slow (always worth the wait). Prices have gone up recently, getting a little too... More

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Jocelyn I, Office Coordinator at With the Grain, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write us a review and the kind words about us. We have had to raise our prices recently due to some higher food costs, as well as after the increase in minimum wage we felt it was important to increase wages in a fair way for everyone. We hope however that our food will... More

Toronto, Canada
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

this place is great for lunch, fresh bread, or a treat. I love the BATH sandwich. I have used With The Grain for catering as well, and everything is fresh and staff are great to work with. It's also worth it to go across the street to the bakery to grab something to take home.

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Jocelyn I, Office Coordinator at With the Grain, responded to this review

We hope we'll see you again soon! Thanks for the review. More

Elora, Canada
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Everything here is just amazing. From the fresh baked bread to the sweet treats (Lemon Tarts!) to the gorgeous little cafe. Not to mention the Coffee which is delish. Can be a bit busy on weekends but it's very understandable. Make sure to check out their seasonal treats (Ginger Bread cookies etc.).

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Jocelyn I, Office Coordinator at With the Grain, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind words, we really appreciate it! More

Guelph, Canada
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

This is a local favourite! Food is always fresh and made to order. I highly recommend the BATH sandwich (Bacon, Avocado, Tomato, Havarti). One thing to be prepared for is the service. Guelph is known for it's "hippy" population and With the Grain is essentially their headquarters. Expect slow service, sometimes painfully so, especially off peak hours. But the wait... More

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Jocelyn I, Office Coordinator at With the Grain, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, I will pass your comments about the service along to our front of house staff. The BATH is certainly our most popular sandwich! I'm glad you enjoy it. More

Barrie, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Great Chicken with Lemon goat cheese on there fresh baked bread that is to dye for.. oh so good.. they give you a cold bottle of their own filtered water. AND they have amazing organic coffee. we have been there 3 times and we look forward to more visiting our daughter in Guelph so we can go to “ With... More

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Jocelyn I, Office Coordinator at With the Grain, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! Have you tried our new chicken sandwich yet? I hope you like it too! More

Toronto, Canada
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I'm glad I decided to try With The Grain for lunch today. I'm making frequent trips to Guelph for business, and was looking for "slow food" as opposed to "fast food". With The Grain is well worth the visit. The sunny yellow interior of the restaurant walls matches the sunny disposition of my server - who's serve was well-paced, and... More

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Jocelyn I, Office Coordinator at With the Grain, responded to this review

We really appreciate you taking the time to write us such a nice review! I hope we'll see you again next time you're in town! More

Guelph, Ontario
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

With the Grain is a bakery/restaurant in Guelph, Ontario, open for breakfast, lunch and to about 5pm. I have been eating there at least once a week for 14 years. It's located in an old restored house. It has the 3 things I look for in a restaurant: quality food, atmosphere and good service. The food is excellent, fresh and... More

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Jocelyn I, Office Coordinator at With the Grain, responded to this review

Thanks Francis! We're going to be adding a new salad to the menu soon so you'll have to let us know if you like it too. We really appreciate your continued support over the years! More

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Additional Information about With the Grain

Address: 294 Woolwich St., Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: 5198270008
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Guelph
Average Prices: USD 5 - 25
Cuisine: Bakery, Dessert, Café, Sandwiches

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