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With the Grain - CLOSED


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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 Winner


US$4 - US$19
Breakfast, Lunch
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Small 1.57
Medium 2.10
Large 2.62
Organic and fair trade, roasted by planet bean in guelph. Medium, dark, and decaf available as well as our exclusive blend, grainer gold.
Made using planet bean espresso
A long or short shot of planet bean espresso topped up with hot water
With soy or organic milk
Featuring our‏ house-made chocolate syrup
With soy‏ or organic milk
Mocha Latte
Featuring our house-made chocolate syrup
Small 2.75
Large 3.50
Hot Chocolate
With our house-made chocolate syrup and real whipped cream
Caramel Almond Latte
With our house-made caramel syrup, real whipped cream, and a sprinkling of candied almonds
Matcha Green Tea Latte
Made in house with organic milk
Black River Juices
Choose from apple, mango, pear, cranberry, black currant, and grapefruit
Blue Sky Natural Sodas
Choose from‏ root beer, cola, cherry vanilla creme, and jamaican style ginger ale
Organic Raspberry Lemonade
Santa cruz lemonade blended with stahlbush island raspberries and served over ice
Iced Tea
Our house-brewed blend of organic teas and lemon
Matcha Iced Green Tea
House-brewed with jasmine tea
Iced Masala Chai
Our house-made‏ chai is made with a sweet blend of black teas and spices, and is available with either organic dairy milk, or soy milk
Iced Latte
Iced Coffee
Iced Cappuccino
A double shot of espresso blended with cream, ice, and a shot of maple syrup
Club Soda
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

I had heard good things about this place so gave it a try. The food was good but a little on the pricey side I thought. The drink specials of a cider and latte were priced to compare to Starbucks (which is overpriced IMHO). But...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Kay B
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Having moved to Guelph six years ago and living close to WTG I frequent it often. They changed the menu about six or more months ago and it is not nearly as nice... the selection is a lot less. Also, I find that the service...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Happy55Oakville
Kyla W, Office Assistant at With the Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2017

Thank you for your feedback, we truly appreciate you taking the time to write a review. We are sorry to hear you have not been enjoying your experiences as of late. We decided to change the menu to stay true and consistent to our brand,...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017

I went to With the Grain this morning for a muffin and did not have the best experience with service at the take out counter. I used to count it as my favourite bakery in Guelph but I realize I have been avoiding With the...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank aeusher
Kyla W, Office Assistant at With the Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

First, we would like to thank you for bringing this to our attention. Our intention is certainly not to let customers feel unwelcome in any way. I have addressed your concerns to the Service Manager and hopefully we will be able to correct our behavior....More

Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Thank you very much With the Grain! Your sandwiches, salads and desserts were a huge hit at our family reunion this past Sunday! I greatly appreciated your patience, your clear communication and good value for our catering dollar. I wish I lived in Guelph so...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Ataryna
Kyla W, Office Assistant at With the Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

We're elated that you admired our dedication and service so much! Thank you so much for choosing With the Grain for such a momentous occasion . We're very glad you enjoyed the food so much and we really hope to see you soon when you're...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017

This little café is just great but it is packed. They have delicious sandwiches, salads and the deserts are to die for. We had a variety of squares for desert and we ended up taking some home. If they don't have the deserts you want...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank skira
Kyla W, Office Assistant at With the Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Glad to hear you enjoyed our desserts, we take great pride in what me make from scratch. Thank you for also understanding how busy we get, there's also lots of parking available on side streets in the neighbourhood as well. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 29 June 2017

Nice cafe with a simple but delicious brunch menu. Portion size was just right, not over the top. Great coffee. Service was good, very attentive but not bothersome.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank OurWanderingCasa
Kyla W, Office Assistant at With the Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Wonderful to hear such positive and lovely things about our café! Thank you for taking the time to write us such a stellar review.

Reviewed 3 June 2017

My guest and I shared a BATH and Roast Chicken with Chipotle Mayo. Both sandwiches, residing on fresh, flavourful bread where exceedingly tasty. Be warned - the Chipotle mayo is a bit spicy if you are not expecting it. I am not adverse to spicy...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank erice304
Kyla W, Office Assistant at With the Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Hi Eric, Thanks so much for taking time to review our establishment. We realize everybody's taste and spice preference is different, we do however use real chipotles which gives our sauce a real kick. Glad to hear your service exceeded your expectations and hope to...More

Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the fresh baked goods. Cozy venue. Definitely going back. Decent prices. Parking can be interesting when it's busy but worth it! The bakery is just across the street- can't get much fresher than that lol

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Kendra G
Kyla W, Office Assistant at With the Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Hi Kendra, First of, we would like to thank you to take time out of your day to review your experience here. We're glad to hear it was very positive for you excluding the parking.

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

The cafe is across the street from the the bakery so you know it will all be fresh. The decor is relaxed and homey. I stopped in with some friends while out on an urban hike and had a sandwich called the B.A.T.H which includes...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Angela B
Kyla W, Office Assistant at With the Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Thanks so much Angela! We're glad you enjoyed the BATH sandwich and your experience here. We hope you stop in soon to try more of our delicious baked goods.

Reviewed 22 May 2017

With the Grain is a throw back type of bakery/cafe where you can sit in the sun at the counter by the window, dine in the cozy dining room, or enjoy the covered patio. Or perhaps you want to simply line up and choose some...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Rod M
Kyla W, Office Assistant at With the Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Wow, thank you Rod- you have encapsulated everything With the Grain is about in one review! We are so happy to have customers like you who take the time to understand what our business about. We hope to see you soon and we're glad for...More

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