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Aroma Espresso Bar

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Downtown Toronto
Israeli
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500 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1Y3, Canada
(416) 536-7750
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Dining options: Breakfast, Takeout

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent food and coffee

Wonderfully fresh sandwiches and breakfast foods (chopped veggie salads and eggs). There are now 20 (or soon will be) Aroma franchise restaurants in Toronto and vicinity. Originally an Israeli chain, they have spread slowly abroad, but Toronto is really lucky to have so many. Maybe the best... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 2, 2014
JAF0523
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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Wonderfully fresh sandwiches and breakfast foods (chopped veggie salads and eggs). There are now 20 (or soon will be) Aroma franchise restaurants in Toronto and vicinity. Originally an Israeli chain, they have spread slowly abroad, but Toronto is really lucky to have so many. Maybe the best coffee in town.

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Toronto, Canada
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41 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This was my first time at Aroma and the service was quick and friendly. Will definitely go back for more of your delicious lattes!!

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Whitby, Canada
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70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

great vibrant ambiance (though i think it has since closed) service was friendly and quick but the coffee was average and not especially appealing

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Ottawa, Canada
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

We tried Aroma's salads and sandwiches, and found the food decent, but not outstanding. Both were rather bland - and that's from people who generally prefer food that is not spiced or strong tasting. The salad was mostly chopped up tomatoes and cucumbers that lacked any flavour, with equally tasteless quinoa. The mint was the only flavour that stood out.... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

I went to 2300 Yonge location in Toronto today and was hugely disappointed. I ordered a medium coffee and an almond crossoint. Firstly, no one asked me if I wanted my crossoint heated and did so without asking. So I got a somewhat burnt warmed up crossoint with a lukewarm coffee from a thermos that was almost empty for a... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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36 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Coffee that is made with real knowledge, no sugar needed! Salads and breads are made on the premise- Very Fresh..and delicious... if you feel like having a little sweet with your coffee... they are all excellent.. and hot!, Definitely puts to shame the "big" Coffee chains.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Somehow I can't find the location for Shops at Don Mills - I love going to this place, all the time and specially in summer! This time I tried their affogato - super good and I really liked that they have small serving! I always love their coffee and of course the chocolate comes with it makes the experience awesome... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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37 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

Great coffee and atmosphere. Dark, dirty washrooms. Only one toilet stall lighted and the other two too dark to use comfortably, same complaints from other customers. Clean up the joint.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

After reading rave reviews about its hot chocolate, I decided to try some and headed towards this place. The hot chocolate was visually appealing and came in a nice glass cup. It was basically chocolate bars and milk and you mix the two. They also gave an extra wrapped piece for you to enjoy. But compared to hot chocolate at... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

This is the best drink in the city in the summertime, imo, Potato bureka + ice lemon-mint = heaven. Wish Aroma was open later, as it would be the perfect lead in to a concert at Lee's Palace.

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Address: 500 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1Y3, Canada
Phone Number: (416) 536-7750
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown Toronto
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Israeli

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  • Address: 500 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1Y3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown Toronto
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Toronto
  • Phone Number: (416) 536-7750

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Israeli

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