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3 Charles St. East, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Ranked #1,954 of 6,781 Restaurants in Toronto
Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Boca Raton, Florida
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This restaurant is attractive and wonderfully located at Yonge Street and Charles. It has a welcoming front covered patio which happily operates until there is snow (with powerful heaters). The interior consists of 2 rooms and the decor is done in a comforting cream colour. It is cosy (but don't take the table for 2 right at the door). Outstanding... More 

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New York City, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

From the minute you walk through the doors at Wish you know you will have a lovely meal and experience. I had the pleasure of dining at this little gem over the weekend with my daughters. The atmosphere is hands down no short of "absolutely lovely". From the white wash look, the warm glow of candles everywhere, billowy white curtains,... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

The place is attractive , fish and chips is ok but don t try the chicken which is sort of protein paste with bones inside. Plus , ridiculous spirit serving , looking more as a sample in a glass.Service is ok.

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Kingston, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We just happened to find Wish during a recent dtsy in Toronto because it was beside our hotel. It had a great atmosphere and a beautiful little patio so we decided to give it a try. It turned out to be the best part of our stay! The food was unique and delicious, the staff were friendly and attentive and... More 

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Top Contributor
264 reviews 264 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
175 helpful votes 175 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

For anyone that works in the neighborhood, the quality dining places are limited outside of Yorkville. A friend chose this place and I welcomed the different scenery! We made a lunch reso for 4 people. The service was decent, menu looked good and the décor was lovely. I ordered the fried chicken club sandwich and a coke- it was not... More 

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Toronto, Canada
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We have been looking at Wish for a while and thought it would be a nice place to visit, well it was disappointing as it look so much nicer than it is. You get served but that is all I can say about the service, not really looked after and not considering the price tag. The food was once again... More 

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Ajax, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Officially the worst dining experience of my life. Waited 30 minutes for our drinks. We were a large party but still. We then waited 2 hours for our dinner. Each plate was brought out one by one. We asked for an ETA after about 90 minutes and were told food was being plated. 45 minutes later our party of 15... More 

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London, Canada
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

The atmosphere is nice- we sat on the front patio, which had heaters set up. It was still a bit chilly (March in Toronto), but not too bad. Drinks were ordered and came quickly. The food looked really promising. There were quite a few veggie options, but I settled on a Kale salad and onion rings. The onion rings were... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

The first thing we noticed was that our $13 glasses of wine were barely half full. These were not huge glasses, and it felt quite cheap and stingy of them. Very interestingly, we noticed a table of locals whom the staff obviously knew, and their glasses were full! I love the double standard. My family and I are not locals,... More 

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Victoria, Canada
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

The restaurant has a lot of charm. It is in an old house with the front porch covered for outside seating (with heating). The seating is nice with long benches and cushions. The menu has great variety and interesting features - omelette, pasta, and special (meat loaf), good variety of vegetarian and a vegan option. The food was fresh. I... More 

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Additional Information about Wish

Address: 3 Charles St. East, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Contemporary

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