Bridging the gap between rustic and modern, Lit Espresso Bar is a place where you’ll want to linger.

The harmonious complexity of the blends are made to open up pallets. Parallel to our rustic and modern vibe of our cafes, our coffee inspires a unique experience of both your classic brews with the care and intricacy of third wave coffee culture. Lit’s baristas’ passion and attention to detail, along side our quality Landscape coffee beans pay dividends in every pour.


Aside from our delectable assortment of caffeinated bliss, this roastery also has culinary game. Complement your coffee with one of our assorted hot panini sandwiches or perhaps a perfectly flakey croissant, made fresh in-house. We’ve also got a variety of delicious muffins and pastries aimed to satisfy your sweet tooth.

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Lit honours and welcomes all sorts of coffee-drinkers, so theres no need for newbies and casual drinkers to be intimidated by the variety of choices at Lit. Our baristas are well versed in the finer points and are always happy to share their knowledge, so if you want to learn more, just ask. But the only way to really know if you like specialty coffee is to give it a try at least once, coupling your experience at our shops with as much knowledge as possible.

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Lit Espresso Bar Roncesvalles Village

221 Roncesvalles Ave, Toronto, ON M6R 2L6

Monday - Saturday 7am-6pm

Sunday 8am-6pm


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Lit Espresso Bar Leaside

1517 Bayview Ave, Toronto, ON M4G 3B5

Monday - Saturday 7am-6pm

Sunday 8am-6pm

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