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


Wed-Sat: 5p-11p


Frittata                                                                                          Served with fresh cut house fries or arugula salad

Choice of:                                                                                     Shrimp, smoked salmon, goat cheese & red onion                             16

Chorizo, rapini, roasted peppers, caramalized onion &               15 fior di latte

Spinach, mushrooms, & goat cheese                              14

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

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

French toast                                                                                              12 With caramelized baked pear, fresh whipped cream & drizzled with a cognac creme brûlée sauce


Brunch -

Currently closed for brunch until spring 2019

Avocado toast                                                                                          10  Topped with arugula and balsamic glaze

House cut yukon gold fries                                                                  7

Breakfast bowl salad                                                                              15 Chickpeas, roasted sweet potato, baby kale, spinach, purple cabbage, roasted beets, quinoa, radish & dried cranberry, topped with a sunny egg and avocado slices, with a drizzled maple lemon tahini dressing

Salmon & avocado caesar salad                                                        16 With croutons and freshly shaved parmesan, topped with a runny poached egg, garnished with lemon

Hot cakes (3pc)                                                                                       12  Served with bananas, strawberries, fresh whipped cream and drizzled with creme brulee sauce

Add chocolate chips 2


Fresh orange juice 7

Fresh mango juice 7

Coffee 3

Espresso 3

Espresso macchiato 3.25

Cappuccino 3.75

Latte 4.25

Ginger cortato 4.5 Espresso w/ ginger syrup and steamed milk

Americano 3.5

Iced Frappe 4.5

London fog 4.25 Steeped earl grey tea, steamed milk & vanilla syrup

Tea 3 Orange pekoe, english breakfast, earl grey, green, chai, peppermint, chamomile



Bonafide caesar                                                         13                             Tiger shrimp, picked bean, and cucumber

Kensington froth                                                       14                            Bourbon, ameretto, apple cider, egg whites, orange juice, cinnamon

Fresh orange mimosa                                              11                                    

Apple cider bellini                                                     11                         

Red eye                                                                          8                          organic and house batched clamato

Pumpkin spice hot chocolate                                 13                            Pumpkin spice whisky, baileys, hot chocolate

Drunken cinnamon toast crunch                         15                           Fireball, rumchaca

Polar express                                                      16                           White hot chocolate, laura secord chocolate liquor, butterscotch liquor, el dorado 12, frangelico, roasted marshmallow





Bonafide is proud to host BUCK-A-SHUCK on Wednesdays from 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. 


Call (647) 352-1899 daily for reservations.