40 years ago, Judy Perly established

Free Times Cafe as a Toronto cultural

and food institution.

As a fully licensed restaurant and bar

hosting nightly original music,

Free Times has established a reputation as

the best and most authentic club for live music and home cooked food. 


Visit our MENU, highlighting Toronto's Best All Day Breakfast, Latkes, Blintzes, Roast Brisket of Beef, Bar & Liquor selections, desserts and more. Everything is made in house, Vegan & Vegetarian options available. We are fully licensed with Microbrewery Pint & Drink Specials Daily!


Over 12,000 Nights of Music

Open 7 Days a Week


At Free Times Cafe, we offer three seating areas that provide a completely different feel and experience for customers. Bella's Bistro for dining and a more intimate retro setting, Bar area for drinks and good times, and our Club Room to enjoy daily Live Entertainment and group events.

Host your next staff or holiday party at Free Times! 

We offer group-event booking and choice of private rooms for up to 50, or the entire restaurant for 110.




Free Times Cafe is a peanut-free facility.

We do not use any peanuts in any of our menu items, specials, or desserts.