Leslieville is jam-packed with strollers and families, but finding a breakfast spot with fast service and no line-up could make even the calmest mom hangry. Try one of these kid-friendly spots next time you would to bring the whole brood for brunch.
Mad Dog Café
Sunny, yummy and with a children’s menu and kid-friendly tables, chairs and toys, this local café is perfect for lazy Sundays.
817 Gerrard Street East, Toronto, 416-778-0303
Boots & Bourbon Saloon
Weekends in July and August, this country-themed Queen East resto hosts Cowpokes Family Brunch, with stroller parking, crayons and colouring books, cartoons on all the TVs and a $5 kids menu.
725 Queen Street East, Toronto, 416-348-0880
Lazy Daisy Café
This kid-friendly bright farm-to-table café features freshly prepared kid-friendly fixings, and has a train table and books at the back – a bit of a further walk east from Leslieville, but kids will love it.
1515 Gerrard Street E, Toronto, 647-341-4070