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About Earth to Table: Bread Bar - Guelph

Earth to Table: Bread Bar is a living extension of the food philosophy that began when we were writing the Earth to Table cookbook. Earth to Table celebrates what is best about food and is trying to shorten the gap between producers and consumer.

Please note we only reserve part of the restaurant and save space for walk ins. The Patio is sat on a first come basis, we do not take reservations on the patio.

Bread Bar celebrates and cooks with the seasons. We offer handcrafted food, made with the finest ingredients for people who want a better quality meal. Good Ingredients Matter.

Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
American, Pizzeria, Burgers

Hours of Operation:

Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:00am - 4:00pm

Brunch: Sunday: 10:00am-2:00pm

Dinner: Monday - Sunday: 4:00pm - close

Please note on Sunday from 2:00pm-4:00pm, a reduced menu is offered during kitchen switch over from Brunch to Dinner

PLEASE NOTE: We do not take reservations on the patio. If you would like to put in a patio request we will do out best to seat you outside if possible.

Cross Street:
Gordon/Wellington

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
CAN$30 and under

Payment Options:
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(519) 767-2999

Website:
http://www.breadbar.ca/

Catering:
For Catering please email julie@earthtotable.ca

Executive Chef:
Cameron Bell

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Beer Garden, Cafe, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Earth to Table: Bread Bar - Guelph Ratings and Reviews

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4.6

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
Food

4.6

Service

4.5

Ambience

4.5

Value

4.3

Noise

Moderate

97% would recommend it to a friend

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Comfort Food (18)
Neighbourhood Gem (18)
Good for a Date (18)
Brunch (17)
Fit for Foodies (17)
Lunch (17)
Cozy (16)
Creative Cuisine (15)
Special Occasion (15)
Fun (13)
Good for Birthdays (13)
Seasonal (13)
Authentic (12)
Worth the Drive (12)
Group Bookings (12)
Outdoor Eating (11)
Business Meals (10)
Good Vegetarian Options (9)
Sunday Lunch (8)
Bar Seating (7)
Handcrafted Cocktails (7)
Romance (7)
Good for Anniversaries (6)
Hot Spot (6)
Organic (6)
People Watching (6)
Quick Bite (6)
Quiet Conversation (6)
Scenic View (6)
Vegan (6)
Disabled Access (5)
Pre/post-theatre (5)
Tasting Menu (5)
Great Beer (5)
Late-Night Find (4)
Afternoon Coffee (3)
Child-Friendly (3)
Paleo-Friendly (3)
Gluten-Free Options (2)
Happy Hour (2)
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Food5
Ambience5
Service5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined 10 hours ago

Enjoyed the chicken sandwich. It was delicious.

Food4
Ambience5
Service4
Value4

 
·Dined 5 days ago

Wonderful experience.

Food5
Ambience4
Service5
Value5

 
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

An excellent departure from the usual brunch. Small plates made it possible to experience a wider variety of the kitchen specialties. All were well prepared and delicious. The salad and dessert bar was not all that extensive but what was offered was very good. The tasty berry pie with a crumble topping topped off the brunch really well.

The servers were attentive, friendly and kept the selections coming with no interruptions. A job well done.

Tags: Great for Brunch
Food5
Ambience5
Service5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on January 6, 2018

Always awesome and tonight was exceptionally great! Fried brussel sprouts were fantastic and the umame burger blew me away!

Food5
Ambience4
Service5
Value4

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on January 5, 2018

Would of liked to see additional salad choices i.e. Ceasar Salad with Romaine rather than kale (who eats kale??). Also, choice of draft beer was limited. Would of liked an IPA with lower alcohol content. Only one available was a 6%++. Very good, but you can't have 2..

Tags: Creative Cuisine
Food4
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on January 4, 2018

Great service and good menu. Sunday Brunch is the Best. A must try for this area. Nice decor but is a bit noisy if you want a quiet setting. Love it here!!!

Tags: Great for Brunch, Good for a Date, Live Sports, Great for Lunch, Comfort Food, Local Ingredients, Tasting Menu, Great for Outdoor Dining, Healthy, Casual, Neighborhood Gem, Authentic, Creative Cuisine, Late-night Find, Afternoon Coffee, Seasonal, Disabled Access, Fun, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies, Bar Seating, Waterfront, Good Vegetarian Options, Gluten Free Options, Sunday Lunch, Scenic View, Good for Groups
Food5
Ambience4
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on January 3, 2018

Service was wonderful and the burger was fantastic!

Tags: Seasonal, Great for Lunch, Quick Bite, Cozy, Casual
Food4
Ambience3
Service3
Value3

 
·Dined on January 2, 2018

This was not my first time dining at Bread Bar...and it won't be my last! I've always enjoyed my experience there. I think I may have introduced a few return customers to it too!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Local Ingredients, Healthy, Creative Cuisine, Great for Brunch, Casual
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on December 31, 2017

Great food, great drinks and great service! My boyfriend and I went for New Years Eve, had a really awesome meal!

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Hot Spot, Sunday Lunch, Romantic, Organic, Cozy, Healthy, Creative Cuisine, Good for Groups, Special Occasion, Local Ingredients, Good for a Date, Great for Brunch, Vegan
Food5
Ambience4
Service4
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on December 31, 2017

The food and service was fantastic as usual the food is always fresh and tasty. The signature season drinks are to die for as well. The decor is nice.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Worth the Drive, Local Ingredients, Good for a Date, Comfort Food, Great for Lunch, Great for Brunch, Fit for Foodies, Good for Birthdays
Food4
Ambience4
Service4
Value4

 
·Dined on December 30, 2017

Everyone enjoyed their dinner and we could hear each other without raising our voices. Enjoyed service and ambience very much.

Tags: Quick Bite, Gluten Free Options, Great for Brunch, Quiet Conversation, Tasting Menu, Local Ingredients, Healthy, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies
Food3
Ambience4
Service3
Value1

 
·Dined on December 19, 2017

The menu was was very limited and honestly the food was just ok. I have had much better meals and it was very expensive for what you actually got. Will not be going back

Tags: Bar Seating
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on December 17, 2017

We had a great night and the staff went out of thier way! I mistakenly booked a table online for 2 so they were surprized when we showed up on a busy Saturday night before Christmas with a group of 6! The hostess worked her magic and reorganized the whole dining room to fit us in! Thank you for saving my skin and providing us with a wonderful experience. Pizzas are great and so was the crispy duck leg. Burgers are always a hit.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Disabled Access, Quick Bite, Casual, Good for Groups, Handcrafted Cocktails
Food5
Ambience4
Service5
Value4

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on December 15, 2017

I had a business lunch at the beginning of the holiday season. Food was great. Value was there. Service was amazing. It is a BUSY place. Reservations really necessary during peak season. I asked for a quiet place, it was provided. Attentive service and allergies were dealt with very professionally. Thank you!

Tags: Local Ingredients, Vegan, Authentic, Paleo Friendly, Casual, Comfort Food, Great for Lunch, Business Meals, Good Vegetarian Options
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on December 15, 2017

My colleagues had never been before, so I recommended their dishes and they loved it. One of the best restaurants in Guelph.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, People Watching, Great for Lunch
Food4
Ambience4
Service3
Value2

 
·Dined on December 10, 2017

Brunch should have a cheaper option with no alcohol. Overpriced

Tags: Great for Lunch
Food5
Ambience4
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on December 9, 2017

Have been here several times. Food, service and ambience are wonderful. Lots of parking available.Will continue to eat here and bring friends and family.

Tags: Casual, Healthy, Good for Groups, Cozy, People Watching, Fun, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies, Local Ingredients, Good for Birthdays, Comfort Food, Good Vegetarian Options, Authentic, Great for Lunch, Neighborhood Gem
Food4
Ambience4
Service2
Value4

 
 (New York Area)·Dined on December 7, 2017

I’m pescatarian and asked for no bacon in my salad. They didn’t take it the bacon, and I ate the meat. I was very upset about this.

Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Outstanding establishment with a very comfortable, casual atmosphere featuring a very creative menu and excellent service.

Tags: Fun, Good Vegetarian Options, Creative Cuisine, Comfort Food, Bar Seating
Food2
Ambience5
Service5
Value4

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on November 30, 2017

Ordered the falafel bowl and was looking forward to a spicy dish. Very disappointed when it was so bland I had to ask for hot sauce to provide the flavour. Service personnel were very accommodating in trying to make up for it. Provided a box of goodies to take home.
My dinner companion enjoyed what she ordered.
I would return but order something different.

Tags: Comfort Food
Food5
Ambience4
Service4
Value4

vip
 (Seattle)·Dined on November 26, 2017

I'm a huge fan of The Bread Bar and go here often for lunch and dinner. Today was the first time we tried it for brunch to celebrate my birthday.

Their website does not do a good job of explaining the experience - $30 per person, all you can eat and it includes 2 alcoholic drinks from their menu. But it's a little more complicated...

The price seemed high to me and we almost didn't go. But they have such an interesting approach: they present a menu which lists about 6 drinks to choose from (espresso drinks are extra), a list of their cold lunch-type items, three different pizzas, and a dessert cart which are all displayed buffet style, and a menu of breakfast items served kinda tapas-style which you can order as you like. Everything is all-you-can-eat.

We started with the peach wine belliini-style drink and a cocktail called a Frenchie. We also had coffee. We ordered the French toast, "all the sides" and the poached pear with crème anglaise and hazelnuts and we shared all of these. The plates are small but it really was quite good. We moved on to the bbq beef with potato hash and a poached egg along with the rootbeer beans and glasses of beer. Then we both had a slice of pizza and some fresh baked bread with raspberry jam. Not wanting to skip dessert we had a piece of pumpkin pie, blueberry pie, a brownie and a peanut butter cookie. We just had tastes of these.

What a clever idea! I love the tapas breakfast approach - this was unique, fun and of course delicious. And it was pricey but what a smart approach for a restaurant to do this and the place was packed with a cozy atmosphere.

The only improvement I would make is in the bar items. The beer was the best item we tried. They have such an opportunity to really create something special. The peach wine with sparkling wine was simply bad. And the Frenchie wasn't very good either. I think they could've done a lot more and created something super special. Regardless, we will be back, and will bring friends.

Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on November 20, 2017

Wonderful food. Friendly staff.

Food4
Ambience4
Service3
Value2

 
·Dined on November 20, 2017

One ordered a beet salad as a side but was actually a green salad with 3 beets in it.
Not what expected.
Waitress not the happiest.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Special Occasion, Fun
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on November 19, 2017

My husband and I loved the brunch selection, the service was great as always. The food was delicious and fresh. For $30 all you can eat plus 2 alcoholic beverages and unlimited coffee and tea, for what you pay it is way more than worth it. The food was perfectly seasoned.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Romantic, Creative Cuisine, Good for Groups, Handcrafted Cocktails, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on November 19, 2017

Fiancé and I wanted to try something new. So, we decided to go the Bread Bar for Sunday morning brunch.

I've never done brunch but, this was amazing. We had the cutest table, right by the window and the food was amazing!

Look for the French toast, and 'all the sides' plate.

BEST. BRUNCH. EVER.

Tags: Good for a Date, Local Ingredients, Fun, Great for Lunch, Scenic View, Bar Seating, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Authentic, Sunday Lunch, Special Occasion, Great for Brunch, Casual, Hot Spot
Food4
Ambience4
Service3
Value3

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Had a great meal, it wasn't too loud. Waitress was great but a little pushy and almost to rush us out.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
Food5
Ambience4
Service5
Value4

 
·Dined on November 11, 2017

We took friends form out of town for lunch. Very friendly staff, fast service, good food. Location is convenient to downtown and the university.

Tags: People Watching, Casual, Great for Lunch
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on November 7, 2017

I have been there twice now with my girls, and husband. Both times, the staff have been very friendly, the food amazing, and the atmosphere very calming. My girls love the pizza and milkshake choices. There is a pretty good variety of food to choose from, and definitely something there for everyone. I highly recommend you make reservations on the weekends because there won't be a free seat available, that is how busy it is and how good it is!

Tags: Comfort Food, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Cozy, Local Ingredients, Pre/post Theatre, Paleo Friendly, Organic, Good for a Date, Healthy, Kid-friendly, Seasonal
Food4
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on November 7, 2017

We had a wonderful meal for a birthday. We ordered the special of the day; the featured pizza that has roasted garlic, Parmesan cheese, and pepperoni. It was delicious. We’re looking forward to another event to celebrate there.

Tags: Special Occasion, People Watching, Business Meals, Quick Bite
Food4
Ambience5
Service5
Value4

 
·Dined on October 30, 2017

Generally all around good experience. Will eat there again.

Tags: Vegan, Organic, Spicy, Healthy, Good Vegetarian Options
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on October 29, 2017

This is the third time I have eaten here - twice for the Sunday brunch and once for dinner. We have not been disappointed so far. The food is delicious (especially any of the bread products, obviously), the service is attentive but not intrusive, and the prices are reasonable. I loved that there was no 'type' of clientele -- while we were having dinner, we saw people of all ages enjoying themselves. I would definitely recommend Bread Bar to anyone!

Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on October 22, 2017

I reserved for a party of 5 & prepaid for my Mothers birthday. I left a 20% tip from the outset, feeling the service would likely be on point. I was pleased to note that my Mother & her guests unanimously agreed both service & food selection, quality and presentation were top notch. Thank you to breadbar for knocking it out of the park, yet again!!

Tags: Fun, Good for Birthdays
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Awesome food and service Will definitely be returning and have recommended it to friends who have a son attending U of G.

Tags: Happy Hour, Local Ingredients, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for a Date
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value4

vip
 (Toronto)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Nice spot good food and decor. Welcome change from the standard fare.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Business Meals, Comfort Food, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Groups
Food5
Ambience4
Service5
Value4

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on October 13, 2017

Lovely dinner with great service. VERY uncomfortable seats.

Food4
Ambience4
Service4
Value4

 
·Dined on October 1, 2017

loved our brunch - although the menu changed due to the season but it was still delicious! the french toast should always be on the menu :)

Tags: Worth the Drive, Great for Brunch, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion
Food5
Ambience4
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on September 30, 2017

This my first time. The whole experience was wonderful; the service, the menu, the food! The menu was refreshingly different & healthy. It was all especially delicious! Yum!
Thank you! Will be back!

Tags: Seasonal, Great for Lunch, Healthy
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on September 24, 2017

My daughter and I really enjoyed the food and service. Thank you. We look forward to our next visit.

Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value4

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on September 24, 2017

Birthday brunch

Food4
Ambience4
Service3
Value4

 
·Dined on September 20, 2017

Breadbar has become a frequent dining option for my friends and I.
We love the quinoa burger and you can never go wrong with their pizza!
On Sunday's the brunch is amazing, we were a little disspointed seeing the price be increased to $30 a person.
Overall this is one of our favourite places to have drinks and food. The patio is definetly one of the best in Guelph.

Tags: Seasonal, Healthy, Great for Brunch, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Lunch

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