Bonafide is a European style tapas and cocktail bar located in the heart of Kensington Market

We provide a relaxing locale in the midst of the bustling streets of Kensington Market, ideal for anything from a light snack after an afternoon stroll to a large meal shared with a group of friends. Our diverse selection curated cocktails and food menu crafted by Giancarlo Carnevale; formally of Olive and Lemon, Tattoria Giancarlo and College Street Bar, yield a broad range of flavours sure to entice and allure those who pay us a visit. All artwork has been created custom for Bonafide by the up and coming Rachel Sardella, all pieces of hers displayed are for sale. To see more of her work please follow her on Instagram: @rachel_sardella .




(647) 352-1899


209 Augusta Ave.
Toronto, ON
M5T 2L4


M-Thr 4p-11p
F 3p-2a

Sat 11a-2a
Sun 11a-10p

Frittata                                                                                          Served with fresh cut house fries or arugula salad

Choice of:                                                                                     Shrimp, smoked salmon, goat cheese, red onion                                17

Sausage, potato, rapini, roasted peppers, cara elide onion,               16  and fior di latte

Eggplant, zucchini, mushrooms, and feta cheese                              15 

Eggs benny                                                                                               16 Served on a fresh croissant, hollandaise sauce, and a choice of fresh cut fries or arugula salad

Choice of:                                                                                     Classic, with shaved peameal bacon                                                     Smoked salmon & spinach         

French toast                                                                                              16 With caramelized baked pear, fresh whipped cream, drizzled with a cognac creme brûlée sauce

Hot cakes (3pc)                                                                                       12  Served with fresh whipped cream and cajeta                                         Extra topping, 2 for $5                                                                            Bananas              Candied Pecans   Walnuts                  Blueberries    Strawberries        Mango                Roasted coconut      Raspberry


Soup of the day                                                                                          8  Hot or cold

Avocado toast                                                                                          10  With fruit cup

Breakfast Parfait                                                                                     15 Greek yogurt, baked muesli, fresh berries, fresh mint, roasted nuts, drizzled with honey and a pinch of cayenne pepper

Fruit Bowl                                                                                                   8 Drizzled with mayflower honey & lime

Breakfast bowl salad                                                                              16 Chickpeas, roasted sweet & red potato, kale, purple cabbage, roasted beets, quinoa, and radish, topped with a sunny egg and avocado slices. Drizzled with a maple tahini dressing

Salmon & avocado caesar salad                                                        17  With croutons and freshly shaved parmesan, topped with a runny poached egg, garnished with lemon

House cut Yukon gold fries                                                                  7

House cut sweet potato fries                                                                7

Cold Pressed Juice                7

Blood orange




Pear Thai basil

Energy                                                                                       Cucumber, green apple, arugula, spinach, ginger, wheat grass  



Kensington sour                                                         15                             Bourbon, blueberry lychee syrup, lime, egg white                                     

Bonafide Caesar                                                         13                             Tiger shrimp, picked bean, and cucumber

Rosé Sangria                                                               14                             Rose wine, fruit liqueurs, and fresh fruit, topped                               with prosecco

Drunk in love                                                             12                           hibiscus lemonade and vodka

Blood orange mimosa                                              11

Mango bellini                                                            11

Red eye                                                                          8                          homemade caeser mix and draught beer





Bonafide is proud to host BUCK-A-SHUCK on Mondays 5pm to 10pm and Wednesdays 6pm to 10pm.

Our BUCK-A-SHUCK also features 6$ pints of Mill Street draught, half price bottles of wine, and 35$ bottles of Cava. 


Build your own caesar bar

Bonafide is also pleased to introduce our BUILD YOUR OWN CAESER BAR and HALF PRICE MUSSELS on Thursdays from 5pm to 10pm 


Call (647) 352-1899 daily for reservations.