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Ashanti

510 First Street, Collingwood, Ontario, Canada
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Ranked #22 of 87 restaurants in Collingwood
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Vegetarian
Description: exquisite ambience
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Description: exquisite ambience
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78% Recommend
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English first
Thunder Bay
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50 reviews 50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We have stopped in for our coffee and pick up a muffin for our drive. Hope to have time to sit and enjoy the nice atmosphere sometime. They have an outdoor seating area and on nice days they open a garage door and you can sit indoors and feel like you are outside. The coffee has been good each time... More

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Toronto, Canada
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64 reviews 64 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

My husband and I were in Collingwood for the weekend and found this nice coffee house. We thought the service was EXCELLENT. It was friendly and attentive. We had a small breakfast there which included a grill cheese with either chips or carrot sticks. Prices were very reasonable and they had really good fresh coffee and a great selection of... More

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Penticton, Canada
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116 reviews 116 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

We were here twice this week. The décor and atmosphere were nice actually but their coffee was just ok. I ordered a decaf latte and it was SUPER strong. Honey had the vanilla latte and it was better. At least they didn't use those awful Monin syrups (they give a bitter aftertaste). Service was good. Didn't really expect much for... More

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Ontario
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Good coffee, nice place. A peaceful spot in a busy area. If you like a good cup of coffee & nice environment to enjoy it, this is a good choice

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Barrie, Ontario, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Second time we have been to this place in Collingwood. Coffee has been great each time. Went with my Mother and we each had a coffee and cake. Staff were friendly and went the extra km to be sure we had all we needed.

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Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014 via mobile

A group of women gathered here and had a birthday get-together. Because it was midweek, we could ask for tables to be moved, in order for everyone to be seated with each other, and order accommodations were also made. The ambience and choices in the small venue were all-round appealing, though I can't comment on their coffee. Parking isn't too... More

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Toronto
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013 via mobile

Freshly roasted and brewed Zimbabwean coffee, freshly baked muffins, scones and sausage rolls! That is what makes this coffee house a unique find in the near northern region of Ontario. Relaxing atmosphere makes it the go to place for locals and visitors alike. No more Tim H's for me!

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Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Good atmosphere but the big surprise was the food. Thai curry soup was delicious. Egg salad sandwich was yummy. Nice place to stop for lunch.

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Marginally better than Starbucks. The americano I had was like dinking hot water - no flavor, not much kick. Best coffee in Collingwood is the Creemore Coffee studio across from the library. Great coffee, both brewed and specialty, and really nice staff.

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Hermosa Beach, California
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69 reviews 69 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

This calm oasis of excellent coffee and delicious food is a welcome addition to the Collingwood coffee culture. The staff is beyond friendly and helpful.On any given day you will find an eclectic mix of customers,including, locals and weekenders, enjoying the relaxing atmosphere. There is a selection of fresh sandwiches and treats that include vegetarian and gluten free options. Ashanti's... More

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