Toast Bakery Cafe

★★★★★
  • 8221 W 3rd St

    Los Angeles, CA 90048

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  • 323-655-5018

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Great place!

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Great place!

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The vibe here is so fresh and fun. the food is also very good. There is usually a long wait so get there early to put your name down. I love the outdoor seating and people watching.

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The vibe here is so fresh and fun. the food is also very good. There is usually a long wait so get there early to put your name down. I love the outdoor seating and people watching.

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This weekend I had the honor of actress Jessica Luza (who some of you may know from The Lost & Found Family, and most recently from her guest starring role on House) join me as a reviewer for MaamCakes.

Jessica and I visited the

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This weekend I had the honor of actress Jessica Luza (who some of you may know from The Lost & Found Family, and most recently from her guest starring role on House) join me as a reviewer for MaamCakes.

Jessica and I visited the

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I like the food there. I forgot what I ordered, but I know I remembered liking the place

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I like the food there. I forgot what I ordered, but I know I remembered liking the place

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One of my alltime favorite brunch places. They have so many choices of great food. There is outdoor and indoor seating. Indoors can get quite loud but it is still nice. The outdoor seating is great as long as you are further way from the door. The closer you get the more crowded it gets with people who are waiting for a table.

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One of my alltime favorite brunch places. They have so many choices of great food. There is outdoor and indoor seating. Indoors can get quite loud but it is still nice. The outdoor seating is great as long as you are further way from the door. The closer you get the more crowded it gets with people who are waiting for a table.

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One of my favorite breakfast places! Great menu variety - there's something for everyone here - eggs, pancakes, french toast, waffles, etc. Everything I've tried here has been delicious!

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One of my favorite breakfast places! Great menu variety - there's something for everyone here - eggs, pancakes, french toast, waffles, etc. Everything I've tried here has been delicious!

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Really cool place with great food and a cool environment. I think it's where I saw Mark Wahlberg, so who knows, go here and you may see someone famous.

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Really cool place with great food and a cool environment. I think it's where I saw Mark Wahlberg, so who knows, go here and you may see someone famous.

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This place is SO GOOD. You can park two blocks north and it's not a permit street. Get the chocolate chip pancakes or breakfast burrito. We saw Mark Walberg last time we were here. Inside is really cozy.

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This place is SO GOOD. You can park two blocks north and it's not a permit street. Get the chocolate chip pancakes or breakfast burrito. We saw Mark Walberg last time we were here. Inside is really cozy.

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Beyond the rude front service the food is great but the manager does not care how the host gave us rude treatment and said that if you do not like the way the host speak to you go some where else.

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Beyond the rude front service the food is great but the manager does not care how the host gave us rude treatment and said that if you do not like the way the host speak to you go some where else.

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The location is Great! The food was decent. The service was mediocore at best. After we were seated, the server assistant immediately asked if we wanted to order beverages. That's where the good service pretty much ended. After about

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The location is Great! The food was decent. The service was mediocore at best. After we were seated, the server assistant immediately asked if we wanted to order beverages. That's where the good service pretty much ended. After about

Pros: Good Food and Great Location!

Cons: Questionable Service and Challenging Parking

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A friend's brother brought me here for brunch one lazy Sunday and I proceeded to come back for the next four days, bringing a different friend each time. I am completely hooked on their salads, steak sandwich, granola & fruit ....but then

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A friend's brother brought me here for brunch one lazy Sunday and I proceeded to come back for the next four days, bringing a different friend each time. I am completely hooked on their salads, steak sandwich, granola & fruit ....but then

Pros: food...staff...people watching

Cons: parking

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sunday 1pm at toast is definitely crowded, so we were prepared for the 20 minute wait for the 3 of us. we were seated at a sofa which was kind of hard to eat, so we asked if we could switch to a table. the waitress pointed at a corner

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sunday 1pm at toast is definitely crowded, so we were prepared for the 20 minute wait for the 3 of us. we were seated at a sofa which was kind of hard to eat, so we asked if we could switch to a table. the waitress pointed at a corner

Pros: salads, sweet potato fries

Cons: really bad service

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food and service was okay, then i asked the manager if he would consider alternatives for plastic containers for take out and he said it was too expensive!!!! give me a break! you would charge 14 dollars for a sandwich but not pay a extra

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★★★★★

food and service was okay, then i asked the manager if he would consider alternatives for plastic containers for take out and he said it was too expensive!!!! give me a break! you would charge 14 dollars for a sandwich but not pay a extra

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The food is amazing...service gets a 6/10, however the rest is great...Great location, seating, and ambience!! I love the Turkey Burger and Sweet Potato fries! YUM! GO!!

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The food is amazing...service gets a 6/10, however the rest is great...Great location, seating, and ambience!! I love the Turkey Burger and Sweet Potato fries! YUM! GO!!

Pros: Location, Seating, Food, Celebrities....

Cons: Sometimes service...

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I have had breakfast at Toast twice and both times I have had a great meal. I could not leave without indulging in one of their delicious cupcakes. On my last visit I left a photo album of my grandchildren and Kenny was kind enough to

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I have had breakfast at Toast twice and both times I have had a great meal. I could not leave without indulging in one of their delicious cupcakes. On my last visit I left a photo album of my grandchildren and Kenny was kind enough to

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I have been eating at Toast for years now and i love it. I eat at toast almost 5 times a week and have never found anything in my food. I have a feeling that some people who write reviews are workers from other restuaurants. It is sad that

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★★★★★

I have been eating at Toast for years now and i love it. I eat at toast almost 5 times a week and have never found anything in my food. I have a feeling that some people who write reviews are workers from other restuaurants. It is sad that

Pros: fresh food

Cons: parking

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Not only was the service horribly slow, there was part of a c**ckroach in my omelette. This place is disgusting!

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Not only was the service horribly slow, there was part of a c**ckroach in my omelette. This place is disgusting!

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This place is so crowded for brunch on the weekends that it makes going there unpleasant. The food is good, but their are plenty of other good brunch spots around town where you don't have to wait an hour to be seated.

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This place is so crowded for brunch on the weekends that it makes going there unpleasant. The food is good, but their are plenty of other good brunch spots around town where you don't have to wait an hour to be seated.

Pros: Good cup cakes

Cons: LONG WAIT

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Okay I love this place. They have incredible salads, sandwiches, and OMG the RED VELVET CUPCAKES are to die for!! Great Service and fresh products. Check it out immediately!!

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Okay I love this place. They have incredible salads, sandwiches, and OMG the RED VELVET CUPCAKES are to die for!! Great Service and fresh products. Check it out immediately!!

Pros: great food..need I say more

Cons: parking sux

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Love this place, the wait is worth it. Good service and if it wasn't for the "illegal Mexicans" I doubt the food would be as good. Always have the French Toast the best I've ever had, fluffy and filling. Decent prices and wide variety of

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★★★★★

Love this place, the wait is worth it. Good service and if it wasn't for the "illegal Mexicans" I doubt the food would be as good. Always have the French Toast the best I've ever had, fluffy and filling. Decent prices and wide variety of

Pros: Location and Service

Cons: The people that forget Hollywood is a city, not a personality.

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This is one of my favorite spots for brunch in the city. I love their Favorite omelette (yes, that?s its name) with feta cheese, avocado, spinach and sundried tomatoes. It?s like a bite of California and the Mediterranean all rolled into

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This is one of my favorite spots for brunch in the city. I love their Favorite omelette (yes, that?s its name) with feta cheese, avocado, spinach and sundried tomatoes. It?s like a bite of California and the Mediterranean all rolled into

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I went for lunch here quite a few times now, & I cannot say the service is getting any worse....nor any better. The 1st time I was alone for a weekday lunch & it took a good 15 minutes for me to noticed at the table. Eventually I had put

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I went for lunch here quite a few times now, & I cannot say the service is getting any worse....nor any better. The 1st time I was alone for a weekday lunch & it took a good 15 minutes for me to noticed at the table. Eventually I had put

Pros: Most dishes I had were very good

Cons: parking can be tough, SLOW SERVICE

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I go to Toast all the time for a late breakfast. It's got a great, long menu and offers a little something for everyone. I'm especially a fan of their create-your-own scramblettes. Their fruit cups are excellent and always consist of

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I go to Toast all the time for a late breakfast. It's got a great, long menu and offers a little something for everyone. I'm especially a fan of their create-your-own scramblettes. Their fruit cups are excellent and always consist of

Pros: Food, loacation

Cons: Parking is hard, always a wait

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I was told I had to go to Toast for the best meal of my life. Well, I went and had the worst meal of my life.\r
The illegal mexicans cooking looked dirty with unwashed hands. The waitress did not take my order for at least 15 minutes even

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I was told I had to go to Toast for the best meal of my life. Well, I went and had the worst meal of my life.\r
The illegal mexicans cooking looked dirty with unwashed hands. The waitress did not take my order for at least 15 minutes even

Pros: Good name

Cons: Bad place

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I have been coming here since they opened. This is when they had great service, a clean restaurant and stayed on top of their game.\r
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Now I eat at Toast few and far between because of the horrible slow inconsistent service, employees

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I have been coming here since they opened. This is when they had great service, a clean restaurant and stayed on top of their game.\r
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Now I eat at Toast few and far between because of the horrible slow inconsistent service, employees

Pros: Food is consistent!

Cons: Bad service in complete filth!

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Food is pretty good but always takes forever to get seated.The salads are great but the chicken is very bland. Place is filled with idiots though which is the main reason I haven't been here in months.

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Food is pretty good but always takes forever to get seated.The salads are great but the chicken is very bland. Place is filled with idiots though which is the main reason I haven't been here in months.

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My friends and I go to toast every couple weeks, usually for brunch. It's my favorite place for breakfast food, and I love the neighborhood. There's great shopping, etc. nearby on Third and it's right down the road from the Grove. What's

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My friends and I go to toast every couple weeks, usually for brunch. It's my favorite place for breakfast food, and I love the neighborhood. There's great shopping, etc. nearby on Third and it's right down the road from the Grove. What's

Pros: good healthy options, big portions, cheap, fun on the weekends, good hangover food!

Cons: crowded sometimes

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So I planned a whole Valentines day for my husband and our dog. We read from this web site that they give water and treats to dogs but when I asked for some treats, the waiter said that they do not do that. We went there for breakfast

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So I planned a whole Valentines day for my husband and our dog. We read from this web site that they give water and treats to dogs but when I asked for some treats, the waiter said that they do not do that. We went there for breakfast

Pros: Tripple Berry Pancakes and the Red Velvet Cream Cheese Cupcakes!!!

Cons: No dog treats, food was cold, kinda pricey for an every day thing.

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The pastries are good, the dinners are decent, and the decor is very so-so but the location is great and it's a fine place for a light bite.

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★★★★★

The pastries are good, the dinners are decent, and the decor is very so-so but the location is great and it's a fine place for a light bite.

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At first i thought this place was excellent...but the more I eat here the more I realize that it's mediocre. Aroma cafe up in the Valley is much better,

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At first i thought this place was excellent...but the more I eat here the more I realize that it's mediocre. Aroma cafe up in the Valley is much better,

Pros: excellent food, even the dinner menu!!

Cons: long lines on weekends

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The food at Toast is OK. Not bad at all but nothing to write home about. Their salads are a good size and their dressings are decent. But 'the scene" is just a bit too much. If that is what you're into, you will love Toast. personally, I'd

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★★★★★

The food at Toast is OK. Not bad at all but nothing to write home about. Their salads are a good size and their dressings are decent. But 'the scene" is just a bit too much. If that is what you're into, you will love Toast. personally, I'd

Pros: Decent food, fun location near the Grove and Third Street shopping

Cons: Crowded, Lack of Parking,

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Consistently, I have had satisfying experiences at this trendy cafe. Waiting times were minimal and service decent for each of my visits. A great place to have brunch and occasionally see stars. Toast Bakery Cafe has all the ingredients

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Consistently, I have had satisfying experiences at this trendy cafe. Waiting times were minimal and service decent for each of my visits. A great place to have brunch and occasionally see stars. Toast Bakery Cafe has all the ingredients

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I only got a salad but even then I wasn't wowed. The portions were small and the waiter was rude. I'm sure they probably have some decent food but I probably won't return any time soon. If I'm going to wait for a table, I'll go to

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★★★★★

I only got a salad but even then I wasn't wowed. The portions were small and the waiter was rude. I'm sure they probably have some decent food but I probably won't return any time soon. If I'm going to wait for a table, I'll go to

Pros: Trendy, cool location

Cons: difficult to park, average food, rude waiter

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This isn't a place you can roll out of bed and grab breakfast or brunch. The people here are going to be seen. I'd say "trendy" sums it up. The food is good and the wait isn't as bad as it looks. \r
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Just expect a waiter to ask "are you

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This isn't a place you can roll out of bed and grab breakfast or brunch. The people here are going to be seen. I'd say "trendy" sums it up. The food is good and the wait isn't as bad as it looks. \r
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Just expect a waiter to ask "are you

Pros: food is pretty good and you can get healthy alternatives

Cons: Wear the latest "it" clothes

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I see the point about "the lame scene of wannabees" - however-I consider myself a PROUD wannabe and I think most people living in the middle of LA are wanting to be something- which is NEVER a bad thing!!!! The Tomato Basil soup is

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I see the point about "the lame scene of wannabees" - however-I consider myself a PROUD wannabe and I think most people living in the middle of LA are wanting to be something- which is NEVER a bad thing!!!! The Tomato Basil soup is

Pros: Huge, creative menu. Cookies that come with your coffee, fast service, comfy couches to lounge on.

Cons: overcrowded, loud, full of "eyebrow raisers"

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decent menu, but flavorless food. small portions & overpriced. SUCH A LAME SCENE of WANNABees! LONG WAIT TIME FOR A TABLE. Good coffee

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decent menu, but flavorless food. small portions & overpriced. SUCH A LAME SCENE of WANNABees! LONG WAIT TIME FOR A TABLE. Good coffee

Pros: um.. people watching?

Cons: Wannabee scene

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This is my first review on CS so be gentle. Been to Toast couple of times and each and every time was a great experience. Personally, I'm a meat lover, but I tried their Tuscan salad and it really blew me away and wanting more. Portions

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This is my first review on CS so be gentle. Been to Toast couple of times and each and every time was a great experience. Personally, I'm a meat lover, but I tried their Tuscan salad and it really blew me away and wanting more. Portions

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This place is over-rated. The staff is too busy trying to look good that they really aren't attentive to customers. The vapid host was not able to seat people at proper tables in order. After the hassles, we weren't in a mood to squish

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★★★★★

This place is over-rated. The staff is too busy trying to look good that they really aren't attentive to customers. The vapid host was not able to seat people at proper tables in order. After the hassles, we weren't in a mood to squish

Pros: Interesting people watching

Cons: The whole restaurant experience

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Just moved to the area and drove down 3rd street to catch a light lunch. I have seen this place packed before and figured I would check it out. Great salads, I'm a fan of the Garden Salad.\r
Service has been on and off. Sometimes we've

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★★★★★

Just moved to the area and drove down 3rd street to catch a light lunch. I have seen this place packed before and figured I would check it out. Great salads, I'm a fan of the Garden Salad.\r
Service has been on and off. Sometimes we've

Pros: Great salads, couches you can sit and eat on

Cons: Service can be slow during peak hours, the wait can be long on busy days

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Why did they put a boutique in the back of the restaurant?? There is no where to stand as it is when I am waiting on a Sunday, why couldn't they have just added more tables or a waiting area. The service is good but it seems like no one

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★★★★★

Why did they put a boutique in the back of the restaurant?? There is no where to stand as it is when I am waiting on a Sunday, why couldn't they have just added more tables or a waiting area. The service is good but it seems like no one

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Used to love the food at Toast, but after this recent experience, I can't imagine ever going back. A portion of our group's lunch tab was charged to my card, my receipt reads one thing, and the amount charged to my card is almost 25%

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Used to love the food at Toast, but after this recent experience, I can't imagine ever going back. A portion of our group's lunch tab was charged to my card, my receipt reads one thing, and the amount charged to my card is almost 25%

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I like Toast. I have eaten here numerous times, and everything I have had had been tasty, from the breakfast dishes (love the Belgian waffle with fruit and the French Toast) to the sandwiches. The fries are just great, and I love that they

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★★★★★

I like Toast. I have eaten here numerous times, and everything I have had had been tasty, from the breakfast dishes (love the Belgian waffle with fruit and the French Toast) to the sandwiches. The fries are just great, and I love that they

Pros: Cupcakes!

Cons: Crowded, Long wait

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REPOST: This morning. When we showed up it was very crowded and there was no where to wait except for standing on the street. When we were seated the service and food were great, even though it seemed a little expensive for what it was, it

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REPOST: This morning. When we showed up it was very crowded and there was no where to wait except for standing on the street. When we were seated the service and food were great, even though it seemed a little expensive for what it was, it

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morning. When we showed d there was no where to wait except for standing on the street. When we were seated the service and food were great, even though it seemed a little expensive hair, buzzing around, very smiley) was busy had a long

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morning. When we showed d there was no where to wait except for standing on the street. When we were seated the service and food were great, even though it seemed a little expensive hair, buzzing around, very smiley) was busy had a long

Cons: wait time

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First off, let me say that I worked in a breakfast restaurant for five years and so I know what the servers and hosts are going through on a Sunday morning runch. However, I have never encountered such hostile employees at a restaurant.

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First off, let me say that I worked in a breakfast restaurant for five years and so I know what the servers and hosts are going through on a Sunday morning runch. However, I have never encountered such hostile employees at a restaurant.

Cons: Service, food, lack of parking

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I was taken to Toast by a good friend who just raves on and on about their fruit dish. She was right on. The thing that struck me as different about this fruit dish is that it included papaya and mango. That's not so common, and was a

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★★★★★

I was taken to Toast by a good friend who just raves on and on about their fruit dish. She was right on. The thing that struck me as different about this fruit dish is that it included papaya and mango. That's not so common, and was a

Pros: fresh ingredients used, extensive breakfast menu

Cons: weirdo hostess

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Waiting for 25 minutes for a table while pregnant, and hungry was fine...My girlfriend and I decided to wait along with the many other fools...After a while, we started seeing other people being seated that had shown up after us, so, we

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Waiting for 25 minutes for a table while pregnant, and hungry was fine...My girlfriend and I decided to wait along with the many other fools...After a while, we started seeing other people being seated that had shown up after us, so, we

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what's so hip about this place, lots of superstar wannabes that's for sure, the atmosphere is filled with arrogance, pretentious-to say the least, and if you like breathing in car fumes along with your meal, this is the place for you...the

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★★★★★

what's so hip about this place, lots of superstar wannabes that's for sure, the atmosphere is filled with arrogance, pretentious-to say the least, and if you like breathing in car fumes along with your meal, this is the place for you...the

Cons: all aspects!

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When I saw those outdoor seats at the door, I like this cute restaurant already. And I know the food will not be disappointing when I saw the Zagat sticker on the door.\r
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On this cold winter morning, the sun was still warm. I even

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When I saw those outdoor seats at the door, I like this cute restaurant already. And I know the food will not be disappointing when I saw the Zagat sticker on the door.\r
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On this cold winter morning, the sun was still warm. I even

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I've been to Toast a few times now. Recently I visited with my parents on a Saturday after 3pm, and it was still incredibly busy. They have a large variety on the menu, and everything I've had is good. Its a good place for people

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I've been to Toast a few times now. Recently I visited with my parents on a Saturday after 3pm, and it was still incredibly busy. They have a large variety on the menu, and everything I've had is good. Its a good place for people

Pros: Great food, location, people watching

Cons: Long waits

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