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Donlands Restaurant - CLOSED

417 Donlands Ave | East York, Toronto, Ontario M4J 3S2, Canada
+1 416-421-1944
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Aug 15, 2016
“Excellent breakfast stop”
Apr 30, 2016
“Family breakfast”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Diner, Canadian
417 Donlands Ave | East York, Toronto, Ontario M4J 3S2, Canada
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Reviewed August 15, 2016

Donlands Restaurant is one of the few remaining diners in East York. I remember East York Restaurant and even the Gingerbread all from when I was a kid and sadly only Donlands now remains. Anyway, the inside is a nice combination of wood and wood...More

Thank Alexander H
Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast here today loved it very much...we had the best waitress!! She put up with i need this and that and wheres my toast i need more milk and oh yes hotwater and yes coffee she always had a smile on her face...More

1  Thank ciwbell
Reviewed March 19, 2016

My husband and I had breakfast here today and we were delighted with our meal. Obviously a stop for the locals, this restaurant provide a delicious meal at a reasonable rate. I ordered a ham and cheese omelet breakfast, which came with a very generous...More

1  Thank Carol R
Reviewed December 7, 2015

Have drivien past this Diner in East York for years and this is my first foray into the place. Old fashioned stools at the counter, lots of cozy booths and tables and chairs in the back. I ordered all day breakfast-2 eggs, 2 bacon, 2...More

1  Thank Madame Travelle... T
Reviewed November 23, 2015 via mobile

Old school Diner seving All Day Breakfast, lunch and dinner with down to earth prices. The food is exceptional I had the Turkey Club and they use real turkey, the salad was fresh and crisp...My friend had Eggs Benedict, he said the eggs were perfectly...More

Thank Paschalis T
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Honestly this is home! We have been coming here for years...the place has had some changes but the food is still amazing! The staff are hard working and always have a smile. Dinner style with the booths!

1  Thank CarlaTravel2015
Reviewed March 24, 2015

nice food, nothing too fancy, but the food is good, value is good and the wait staff are friendly and alert to your needs.

Thank William T
Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants in the East end of Toronto. I have been going there since I was a kid. The food is excellent,service is fast and friendly.

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed March 15, 2015

We ordered chicken souvlaki dinners from this awesome restaurant and can't say enough about the service and quality of food. The lettuce was crispy, tomatoes plum and juicy, the chicken was so tender and tasty, the rice and potatoes were perfectly made! Mary the manager...More

Thank TeresaR63
Reviewed December 1, 2014

It's been one of my favourite places for 45 years, but new owners are not looking after customers wants and needs in the last few months, and I predict they will be closed within 18 months if they don't smarten up. The latest problem, they...More

Thank thephoenixrisesagain
East York
East York includes a portion of old, industrial
Toronto. Densely populated but incredibly safe, it
boasts some of the city's earliest gardens and
gardening clubs, attracting green thumbs everywhere.
The tranquility of the Don Valley River area, which is
rich with Toronto's oldest and tallest forests, is
supplemented by the large ensemble of authentic and
refurbished Edwardian homes, giving parts of East York
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Restaurant Details

Diner, Canadian
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 Donlands Ave | East York, Toronto, Ontario M4J 3S2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > East York
  • Neighborhood: East York
  • Phone Number: +1 416-421-1944
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