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Garden Gate Restaurant

2379 Queen St E, Toronto, Ontario M4E 1H5, Canada
+1 416-694-3605
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good55%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“egg rolls” (2 reviews)
“burgers” (3 reviews)
“chinese food” (6 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
2379 Queen St E, Toronto, Ontario M4E 1H5, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This restaurant that serves Canadian Chinese, Cantonese cuisine, and north american dishes is located in The Beach. The restaurant that opened in 1952, has a nice dining room. As soon as you open the menu you'll notice there are abundant items to choose from and...More

Thank Smokescreen1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for dinner with our family of 6. This was the 1st time I had been there. I had the Roast Beef dinner. It reminded me of my childhood family Sunday suppers...so delicious. The roast beef was very tender, mashed potatoes were nice &...More

Thank Annette_from_Niagara
Reviewed 2 September 2017

I am not going to fill up space explaining why it is called the Goof, it's real name is the Garden Gate and there is all kinds of info on that. What I will tell you is that it is part of an experience. If...More

Thank travlynme
Reviewed 23 August 2017

My first time staying in the area and went to this restaurant based on the reviews- not disappointed! The staff were friendly and welcoming as soon as I walked through the door. I chose from the combos for one menu; the beef vegetables with almond...More

Thank bapwin
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Nice place to have lunch or dinner. Great menu lots to choose from. They have a wonderful selection of Chinese food, as well as burger and fries. Very generous portions at an excellent price.

Thank christychristy1
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We were just looking for a close restaurant as my family was leaving Kew Beach. We found Garden Gate Restaurant on Google and decided to try it out. As we approached I thought it looked a bit "quaint" to be a good restaurant. Don't let...More

2  Thank Ivan M
Reviewed 14 May 2017

My wife and I go almost once a week and the food has always been good and fresh. I'd recommend the mushroom Moo Moo Gy Pan. Or the the Baby Bok Choy.

Thank 4mugs
Reviewed 5 May 2017

There is something that is timeless about this place. The GOOF remains an institution in the Beach. The food is good and very affordable. I have stopped by since my university days and I have always enjoyed the experience.

1  Thank MaximumVelocity
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Four friends and four dishes plus egg rolls. Chinese food is fresh and hot and reasonably priced. Service is fast and efficient. We love this place!

Thank NelliefromToronto
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The most affordable and best tasting chinese food you'll come across. Very popular quick service friendly good food. Come visit the GOOF.

Thank rrp62
East End
The East End is an eclectic amalgamation of areas that
team up to make this district one of the most
multi-faceted and alluring. Home to Toronto's LGBT
community hub, Gay Village is alive and pumping day or
night with friendly bars, nightclubs, and cafes – its
thumb is on the pulse of excitement. For a more
relaxed day, the East End has the largest collection
of restored Victorian homes, and its stately streets,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2379 Queen St E, Toronto, Ontario M4E 1H5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > East End
  • Neighbourhood: East End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-694-3605
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