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Petite Thuet

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1162 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
+1 416-924-2777
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08:00 - 19:00
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Sun 08:00 - 17:00
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Toronto, Canada
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508 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

A small and unpretentious place with great French baked goods, mixed with a solid dose of Canadian themed jams and meats.

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New Delhi, India
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444 reviews
352 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2014

After trying some of the best Macarons in Paris it is difficult to compare. For the price the macarons are a good deal. I tried the lemon which tasted as if it was sitting in the display for a couple weeks. The Blueberry cheesecake was much better.

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Thank Mindful_Travels
Toronto
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643 reviews
438 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 276 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2014

We went there recently and were not impressed. The food was very average and at least one item tasted quite dry, as if it were a day-old. It is very frustrating to read all the hype and promo regarding an eatery supposedly specializing in a style of food that you love, only to have an underwhelming experience. We were disappointed.... More 

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Toronto
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2013

I am quite picky with my croissants and baked goods..went there a couple of times having great expectations from the famous French chef...the croissants were stale and not crispy/fluffy as they should...they tasted like supermarket croissants...the macarons were very mediocre...sandwiches were average and everything is overpriced...I wonder if that chef has ever tasted the products being sold under his name!

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Thank Syr2009
Detroit, Michigan
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2013

good selection, tasted fresh, but they were more expensive than the ones i've had in Detroit. coffee was good too, but expensive! my sister got a quiche and liked that as well.

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Toronto, Canada
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2013

Picked up a chicken sandwich that was at least a day or two old. The chicken was ok but the bread was stale, the greens were wilted, and the dressing was absorbed by the bread. Found the croissants to be average, and the service to be negligent. Despite the prices they charge, this is definitely more of a better grocery... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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132 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2013

This review is for the Yonge Street location downtown at King Street (it didn't come up on Trip Advisor). You have to love the soaring glass windows that look out and up to nearby skyscrapers. The place has great light and nice leather chairs to sit in. It's small and fills up early for the lunch crowd but it does... More 

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Toronto
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2013

I was walking along Yonge St. when I noticed this bakery with the wonderful smell. I went in and had a flashback to bakeries in Paris. Lot's of brioche and croissants, so tasty and fluffy. So i just had to try them out. I tried a brioche and it was delightful, crunchy on the outside yet soft and chocolatey on... More 

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Port Elgin, Canada
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60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2012 via mobile

Other than their prime real estate and mediocre pastries, the only note worthy thing about the place is their unbelieveably snooty employees. The entire time we were there, we were made to feel we had did them a disservice, sitting in the cafe ordering our pastries and coffee. Although it was a Sunday, and perhaps slow, the fellow spent the... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2012

The home of the $12 loaf of bread! Gourmet foods, made with some pretension and care, but pitching to the haut market.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 19:00
Thursday
08:00 - 19:00
Friday
08:00 - 19:00
Saturday
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1162 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-924-2777

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

Staying in Midtown

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Midtown
Midtown is a dynamic part of Toronto with some of its most stylish high-rise residences and heritage buildings. The area sees busy shoppers with bag-laden arms balancing lattes in paper cups as they travel from one luxury brand to the next, taking advantage of the proximity of high-end shops. The reflecting pools, jogging trails, and nature treks of the Rosehill Revision are always a hub of outdoor activity, and after a workout from either running or splurging, many take advantage of the spas and massage parlors Midtown has to offer. Away from the bakeries, boutiques, and glamorous old theaters of the district's center, locals use the weekend to embrace the more suburban feel of Midtown's parks, tennis courts, outdoor markets, and the manicured grounds of Casa Loma, while families indulge the area's state-of-the-art playground and learning facilities. Of course, no high-brow district is complete without a healthy counter-culture: Midtown boasts some of the wildest street art and full-wall graffiti of any neighborhood in Toronto.
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