The Green Wood

4.8
23 reviews
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CAN$30 and under
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Global, International
The Green Wood is all about taking Ontario’s ingredients, making them well, and sharing them right.
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KD
1 review
Dined on April 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It's so nice to see a nicely designed restaurant thriving in this spot. I also love their classic breakfast, which, truth be told, is THE only thing I've ordered (though other dishes ARE tempting, like the souk fries). The staff are easy going, the coffee was bottomless (A++++), and the ambiance is mellow. LOVE IT. Will always go back. Great addition to Leslieville.

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T
Toronto
1 review
Dined on March 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Third visit and The Green Wood continues to provide excellent food and service. I enjoyed the Barcelona. The shrimp were perfect!

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N
1 review
Dined on November 28, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 3

The staff and chef were accommodating to us, for our Christmas lunch. The food was very good and healthy.

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M
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on October 29, 2018
Overall 3food 4service 3ambience 3

Was OK, packed with small families & little ones. Chill atmosphere accompanied with chill service, but mixed with frantic pace. However, food was good and would come back.

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VW
Toronto
3 reviews
Dined on October 12, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Very welcoming, accomodating and friendly staff. Delicious and beautiful meals. Vegan options.

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A
Toronto
5 reviews
Dined on October 5, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The Green Wood is a wonderful spot for breakfast and brunch. The food was executed perfectly and the ambiance is picture perfect with lots of natural light and greenery everywhere within the venue. It's a very mellow and calming place to come for a delicious cup of tea.

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CT
Toronto
3 reviews
Dined on August 31, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 4

Wanted to try this restaurant after seeing numerous Instagram posts advertising the smoked salmon rosti. The food was pretty good although nothing too special, somewhat bland and heavy with oils. We went for brunch and had the salmon rosti and souk fries. The ingredient combinations were delectable and that's what caught our eye. However, it felt as though a lot of things could be made at home. Service was somewhat cold and infrequent, I expected a more enthusiastic team after seeing the bright and hip decor. Pricing was good for brunch. Overall pleasant experience but I think the restaurant may be better suited to locals who live nearby instead of warranting a drive across town for a special brunch.

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NT
Toronto
6 reviews
Dined on July 12, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

First time. Visited based on an IG post of the Salmon Rosti. Tried it and it tasted as good as it looked!

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OT
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on May 25, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had 3 kids with us and the staff were so accommodating and kind. We ate well (our friends dining with us recommended the Green Wood as they’d been before) and we will definitely return!

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OT
Toronto
1 review
Dined on April 30, 2018
Overall 5food 3service 5ambience 5

Good ambiance! Very friendly service! food is ok

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GF
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on March 26, 2018
Overall 4food 3service 3ambience 3

We ordered at 11:30am and our lunch didn’t come until 12:45, waiter seemed more excusey vs apologetic

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AR
Toronto
4 reviews
Dined on March 21, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing service, amazing food! Would go back in a heartbeat! Brunch was fantastic!

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R
Toronto
5 reviews
Dined on February 21, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had the salmon rosti, and would highly recomend! Everything was amazing!

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SR
Toronto
1 review
Dined on January 19, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 3

Nice atmosphere for brunch/lunch. Lovely staff. Food portion was small compared to the price (eg their salad as a main dish, is the same price as one from Fresh but half the size).

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A
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on January 5, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

this place can be busy so weekday lunch or breakfast works best. Loved this place - great food, great atmosphere!!!

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OT
Toronto
1 review
Dined on December 29, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

great value early bird breakfast. Glad I made a reservation! Like the lively ambience and friendly service.

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o
Toronto
73 reviews
Dined on November 22, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We loved our lunch at The Green Wood! The bowls are amazing, as is the grilled cheese. I can't wait to go back!

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K
Toronto
6 reviews
Dined on November 11, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The atmosphere was amazing and the food was good. I️ wish I️ lived close by, because I️ would go at least weekly.

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AM
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on October 14, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This was my first time at Grern Wood - was there with two friends for breakfast (rosti potato pancake with smoked salmon, cucumber, salad and two poached eggs) The food was absolutely delicious and the service was fabulous. I want to try it for other meals next. Will become one of my go -to breakfast spots! Wonderful place!

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c
Toronto
4 reviews
Dined on October 7, 2017
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 3

The Smoked Salmon Rosti I ordered was rock hard; I'm used to having rosti somewhat soft and easy to cut with a fork; the rosti I was served was not edible; I could not even cut into it with pieces of it flying everywhere.

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OT
Toronto
1 review
Dined on September 25, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Farewell breakfast for a great friend who's retiring and moving far, far away... many ooh's and aah's about presentation as well as taste.... plus our server was a delight.

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K
Toronto
10 reviews
Dined on September 17, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

The food is excellent. Will definitely be back to explore the rest of the menu.

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OT
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on August 17, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

One of the best meals I've ever had. Food is fresh and delicious, staff are very friendly, and the decor is so adorable.

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