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Coffee - King and University

pescatarian Jan 30, 2007 07:47 AM

I'm trying to think of a place to meet someone for coffee around King and University - perhaps north to Queen. I can't picture what coffee shops are around there. Doesn't have to be anything fancy and not necessarily only a coffee shop but somewhere where you can sit and have only coffee.

Thanks in advance :)

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  1. orangewasabi RE: pescatarian Jan 30, 2007 07:51 AM

    there's a starbucks on the NE corner a few steps North

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      tochipotle RE: pescatarian Jan 30, 2007 07:57 AM

      Maybe too far, but Le Gourmand is on the corner of Richmond and Spadina...

      1. dannyboy RE: pescatarian Jan 30, 2007 10:53 AM

        there is a spot called cafe supreme on the west side of university on the south side of wellington - they have a pretty decent space, comfy chairs etc. better than the starbucks that was mentioned

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          mickeyj RE: pescatarian Jan 30, 2007 11:33 AM

          There are nice chairs at the Second Cup on the southeast corner of University and Adelaide.

          1. Otonabee RE: pescatarian Jan 30, 2007 01:04 PM

            What about going to Mercatto on Victoria just east of Yonge & King?

            1. pescatarian RE: pescatarian Jan 30, 2007 04:39 PM

              Thanks for all the suggestions. Does anyone know if the Queen Mother Cafe is the type of place you can go and sit and have coffee (perhaps something else, but maybe not)?

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                orangewasabi RE: pescatarian Jan 30, 2007 04:40 PM

                totally, if you're not going at meal time -- it's dead there mid-afternoon (I gotta say though, the coffee isn't that great, you might be better off with a glass of wine)

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