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Second Cup

1 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5J 2P1, Canada
+1 416-861-1396
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
14 Oct 2016
“not the quickest but great espresso drinks”
29 Aug 2016
“One of the best coffee shops in town”
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Cafe, Canadian
1 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5J 2P1, Canada
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

We stopped in here as it was on our way to a meeting, and there were only a couple people in the store, so much quicker than Starbucks or Tim Hortons. Unfortunately it was 8:00am, and there was only one server/barista/cashier doing it all, so...More

Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I really like the taste of their coffee. Mocachino is my favorite before diet. Now, double shot espresso would be the best.

Thank Azizalt
Reviewed 24 June 2016

We only had coffee in late afternoon but it was fresh and good. Wonderful patio to sit on a watch the crowds walk by.

Thank rkilgo
Reviewed 10 June 2016

If staying in Toronto, and the hotel breakfast is too expensive, grab a quick one at Second Cup. Good selection of fresh pastries at a reasonable price. They also offer oatmeal, and of course, very good coffee. There is also a nice outdoor seating are...More

1  Thank gogiandtom
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The worst coffee ever. The dirtiest place i visited in Canada, the staff was cold and distant. Do not stop there even if you really need to rest your legs.

1  Thank Henrique_Cancado
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Speedy service and muffins were delicious! Staff were curtious and selection of beverages were comparable to other coffee stoos

Thank TriciaCarragher
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Not sure if there are multiple locations. The one we went to was under the Royal York. It was a nice cheaper alternative for a light breakfast. Service was very friendly.

Thank bclg
Reviewed 12 January 2016

They do not serve mint tea! The cakes are dry and stale. We did not enjoy our very short stay there. Would not go back.

Thank perle369
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Serves the best coffee in Toronto. How Can Canadians be so easily fooled into buying Tim Horton's dish water.

Thank JiminNice
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I loved the coffee and every fresh-baked croissant and pastry I tried. (I had breakfast here every day during a convention, and I found both the food and the service very good.)

Thank Regina F
Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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Cafe, Canadian
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Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 1 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5J 2P1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown West
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown West
  • Phone Number: +1 416-861-1396
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