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Vegetarian Haven

#140 of 6,792 Restaurants in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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17 Baldwin St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1L1, Canada
+1 416-621-3636
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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95 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Did a Google search for vegetarian near the AGO. This a short walk from there. In an interesting neighborhood - lots of restaurants. Gluten-free options. Interesting music, friendly, healthy and delicate flavourful menu. I had the Morrocan pad Thai - good fusion cooking. I bought a gluten-free cheese cake to go. The roasted red pepper soup was an excellent starter.

Thank johnpaul1
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Food: 8 on 10. Delicious, surprising, interesting I would recommend it. My wife and I stopped there by chance and it was an ephifany. Decor: 7.5 on 10. It reflects the eccentricity of the owner and we liked it. Personnel: 7.5 on 10. Professionals are always very welcome. They made us comfortable and helped us in finding "the best to... More 

Thank Claudio M
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

Great service, absolutely delicious food and quaint ambiance. One of "the" destinations to check out for vegetarian and gluten free dining in Toronto.

Thank Suzanne L
Toronto, Canada
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

I visited there today (8/26/16) for lunch with a friend. Neither of us had ever been there before. They have a little patio section at the front and additional seating inside. We were seated within minutes on the patio by friendly staff. It didn't take long for our server, Nicole, to come over and great us. What I really liked... More 

Thank Flowerhope
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

I love this place so much because the food tastes extradinaryly tasty. I have visited other places but this place is a treat to vege lovers. They even do take out. I tried the pad Thai which was rich in Veges and tasted very nice.

Thank Jays_gans
Toronto, Ontario
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

They are a unique vegan restaurant. Unlike most vegan places, they have a lot of warm and cooked dishes with savory flavors to enjoy. My favorite is the Bread Bowl with extra cocunut curry and the Spicy Eggplant Seitan Sizzler. I have also tried their chef's special a couple of times and was never dissapointed.

Thank jay3dave
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53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

This vegetarian restaurant is set in pleasant Baldwin village, a street with about forty five other restaurants, meaning that veggies won't feel too hard done by. Atmosphere inside is a little dark, but service was very pleasant. Food was fine, although the seasoning, good in itself, lacked variety - I got the impression it was the same for everything, but... More 

Thank Savtasu
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158 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

After a poor experience at another veggie/ vegan restaurant in Toronto I found this place friendly and authentic with decent food (although my party only had the salads and juices.) A pleasant lunch experience- would go back.

Thank Emtci
Montreal, Canada
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30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

I had a takeout and ordered the drumsticks and avocado salad wrap. Both were excellent. Next time I am in town I will definitely go again.

Thank TheConnoisseur500
Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016

I am a meat-eater and typically don't LOVE vegetarian-only restaurants. This one, however, is truly outstanding! I had a mint/ginger chiller to drink (YUM), and then split the shanghai noodles and spicy eggplant with a friend. I don't even know which one I liked more - they were both so delicious! The service was also excellent. I will definitely be... More 

Thank Zoe P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $25
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Baldwin St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1L1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-621-3636

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Chinatown

Neighborhood Profile
Toronto's main Chinatown has the honor of being the largest in North America. Gaping down across Dundas Street West and Spadina Avenue, the area is a wonderful medley of shops and restaurants, busy signs and bright red gates, a destination for foodie fun. Chinatown's streets are always bustling, packed with people and outdoor stalls hawking fresh produce and products. The restaurants and authentic marketplaces that shoulder in against each other display shining roast ducks and menus studded with dumplings and noodle bowls. The air is pervaded with music. different languages, and the smell of fried food and mouth-watering desserts. Chinatown's restaurants represent a broad range of fare, from traditional Szechuan and Shanghai foods, to other Asian delicacies, including some of the top Japanese, Vietnamese, and Korean spots in the city. Whether you're in the mood for a sit-down tea house or a bubble tea to go, Chinatown is the spot to enjoy an exciting walk and the promise of leaving satisfied.
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