Grasshopper
Cafe

310 College St, Toronto, ON

You can grab and go, or better yet stay for noms and drinks at our central Toronto location. Serving fusion dishes inspired by your favourite Asian comfort food, Grasshopper Cafe is our first – and most beloved location by our fans. Bring friends or make new ones!

Appetizers

Soup of the Day 5
 
Rice Popper 8

Have yourself an arancini ball — with red rice, chili vegetables and irresistible dipping sauce.

Popcorn Nuggets 8

Cornflake-coated crispy pieces of seasoned non GMO soy, ancient grains and veggies, served with gochujang mayo, wasabi mayo or mild BBQ sauce. (This is dunk food.)

Wasabi Avo Dip & Rice Cracker GF 8

Hip chip and dip: Edamame and avocado mixed with wasabi mayo, served with homemade rice crackers.

Spicy Shishito Pepper GF 8

The Dr Pepper is in: Grilled shishito peppers with Japanese hot sauce.

Kimchi Fries 8

Poutine with a spicy Korean upgrade: Fries topped with kimchi, red daikon radish, roasted sesame seeds and our irresistible house sauce.

Japanese Curry Fries 8

You can curry love: Fries topped with Japanese curry, chipotle “cheddar cheese,” cashew “Parmesan” and chives.

 

Desserts

Tiramisu 7

Turns out you can have it all: coffee, cocoa, vegan cream and mascarpone.

Baked "Cheesecake" Daily Special GF 8

A biscuit base topped with the smooth, rich, non-dairy filling of the day.

 

Wine and Beer

Different features every week

 

Cocktails

Coming soon!

 

Brunch

Okonomi-Yaki 13

This savoury Japanese pancake is as authentic* as it is addictive: Stuffed with cabbage, green onion, and topped with pickled ginger, house-made veganaise and salty-sweet okonomi sauce, it’s served up in a traditional skillet. (*The dish hails from Osaka, which is also Chef Haru’s home city.)

Pancakes, Japanese Style 15

Meet the fluffiest vegan pancakes you have ever tasted thanks to the chickpea-juice meringue. Toppings vary every weekend — from whipped cream and mixed berries to banana and caramel — but all were created equally delicious.

Kimchi Mac & “Cheese” GF 13

This tasty twist on our famous comfort-food upgrade features “cheese sauce” with a cashew base and magic ingredients kimchi and gochujang mayo. Tender gluten-free noodles are tossed in this spicy, creamy made-from-scratch sauce. (Why wait until dinner?)

Breakfast Bowl GF 14

Be bowled over by this rainbow of healthy veggies including roasted sweet potato, roasted potato, avocado, tofu scramble and cherry tomatoes, all drizzled with aioli and served on a bed of genmai rice.

Better Benny 16

Ripe avocado and vegan cashew-based “hollandaise” sit atop fluffy Japanese mini-pancakes topped with spinach, sautéed mushrooms and hand-pulled “pork,” accompanied by a fresh side salad of mizuna greens and carrots, as well as crisp roast potatoes. (Game changer.)

Chick-Un and Waffles 15

Crispy Chick-Un glazed with sweet Buffalo sauce, served on a house-made basil-and-oregano waffle. (Tastes just as good morning, noon and night!)

Burgers & Wraps

Served with your choice of soup, salad or fries.

Teriyaki Chick-Un Burger 15

The Japanese chick pick: Teriyaki Chick-Un burger topped with pickles, tomato, lettuce, sesame seeds and a creamy cashew sauce on a whole-wheat bun.

Spicy Lentil Burger 15

A lentil coup: A homemade spicy lentil patty, roasted lotus root and avocado, served on a whole-wheat bun. Can be upgraded to GF.

Pulled Pork Burger 14

Vegan pull-the-other-one “pork” dressed in a spicy and tangy BBQ sauce, served with cabbage, carrots, lettuce and coleslaw, on a whole-wheat bun.

Crispy Chick-Un Wrap 15

Pieces of crispy Popcorn Chick-Un with lettuce, tomato, pickles, kinpira, vegannaise and our fan-fave house hot sauce, served in a wholewheat tortilla. Like chick flicks, this is a guilty pleasure you feel good after.

Add to Your Burger

Chipotle “cheddar cheese” sauce 2
Avocado 3
Kimchi 2
Kinpira 2
Gluten-free burger bun 3

Upgrade Your Side

Kale salad 3
“Cheese” fries 2 
Kimchi fries 3
Curry fries 3

 

Bowls

Quinoa Harvest GF 15

Curried chickpeas, green kale, yellow zucchini, avocado, hemp seeds, arugula micro-greens and baby romaine lettuce, with a creamy cashew sauce, served with warm quinoa.

House Salad GF 10

A fresh mix of steamed kale, carrots, gomae spinich, purple cabbage, heirloom cherry tomato topped with house dressing.

Mac 'n' Cheese GF 12

Gluten-free macaroni, house-made cashew “cheddar cheese” sauce, cashew “Parmesan” and chives.

Me So (Miso) Happy GF 14

Sautéed vegetables including red pepper, oyster mushroom and garlic chives in a sweet miso sauce, served with julienned lettuce and veganaise on genmai a.k.a. Japanese brown rice.

Japanese Curry 14

Japanese curry with mixed vegetables including eggplant, lotus root, shishito pepper, red pepper, Japanese pumpkin and zucchini, served with genmai a.k.a. Japanese brown rice.

Add to Your Bowl

Kimchi 2
Curried chickpeas 3
Avocado 3
Smoky tofu 3 
Hemp seeds 2

 

Coffee

Americano 3
Espresso 3
Cortado 3.5
Latte 4.5
Mocha 4.5

 

Not Coffee

Gold Turmeric Latte 5
Matcha Morning Latte 6
Kinako Latte 5.5
Hot Chocolate 4
Craft Tea Latte 5.5
Craft Tea 4.5
- Rose Jasmine Tea
- Rose Dian Hong Black Tea
- Chrysanthemum Pu Er Tea
Kombucha 4.5

 

The items and prices of our menus are subject to change without notice and are displayed for informational purposes only. If you have serious allergies please give us a call before your visit so we can ensure you have an amazing experience.

Appetizers

Soup of the Day 5

Popcorn Nuggets 8

Cornflake-coated crispy pieces of seasoned non-GMO soy, ancient grains and veggies, served with gochujang mayo, wasabi mayo or mild BBQ sauce. (This is dunk food.)


Rice Popper 8

Have yourself an arancini ball — with red rice, chili vegetables and irresistible dipping sauce.


Wasabi Avo Dip & Rice Cracker GF 8

Hip chip and dip: Edamame and avocado mixed with wasabi mayo, served with homemade rice crackers.


Spicy Shishito Pepper GF 8

The Dr Pepper is in: Grilled shishito peppers with Japanese hot sauce.


Kimchi Fries 8

Poutine with a spicy Korean upgrade: Fries topped with kimchi, red daikon radish, roasted sesame seeds and our irresistible house sauce.


Japanese Curry Fries 8

You can curry love: Fries topped with Japanese curry, chipotle “cheddar cheese,” cashew “Parmesan” and chives.


Burgers & Wraps

Served with your choice of soup, salad or fries.


Teriyaki Chick-Un Burger 15

The Japanese chick pick: Teriyaki Chick-Un burger topped with pickles, tomato, lettuce, sesame seeds and a creamy cashew sauce on a whole-wheat bun.


Spicy Lentil Burger 15

A lentil coup: A homemade spicy lentil patty, roasted lotus root and avocado, served on a whole-wheat bun. Can be upgraded to GF.


Pulled Pork Burger 14

Vegan pull-the-other-one “pork” dressed in a spicy and tangy BBQ sauce, served with cabbage, carrots, lettuce and coleslaw, on a whole-wheat bun.


Crispy Chick-Un Wrap 15

Pieces of crispy Popcorn Chick-Un with lettuce, tomato, pickles, kinpira, vegannaise and our fan-fave house hot sauce, served in a wholewheat tortilla. Like chick flicks, this is a guilty pleasure you feel good after.


Add to Your Burger

Chipotle “cheddar cheese” sauce 2
Avocado 3
Kimchi 2
Kinpira 2
Gluten-free burger bun 3


Upgrade Your Side

Half salad, half fries 1
“Cheese” fries 2
Kimchi fries 3
Curry fries 3

Bowls

Quinoa Harvest GF 15

Curried chickpeas, green kale, yellow zucchini, avocado, hemp seeds, arugula micro-greens and baby romaine lettuce, with a creamy cashew sauce, served with warm quinoa.


House Salad GF 10

A fresh mix of steamed kale, carrots, gomae spinich, purple cabbage, heirloom cherry tomato topped with house dressing.


Mac 'n' Cheese GF 12

Gluten-free macaroni, house-made cashew “cheddar cheese” sauce, cashew “Parmesan” and chives.


Me So (Miso) Happy GF 14

Sautéed vegetables including red pepper, oyster mushroom and garlic chives in a sweet miso sauce, served with julienned lettuce and veganaise on genmai a.k.a. Japanese brown rice.


Japanese Curry 14

Japanese curry with mixed vegetables including eggplant, lotus root, shishito pepper, red pepper, Japanese pumpkin and zucchini, served with genmai a.k.a. Japanese brown rice.


Add to Your Bowl

Kimchi 2
Curried chickpeas 3
Avocado 3
Smoky tofu 3
Hemp seeds 2

Desserts

Tiramisu 7

Turns out you can have it all: coffee, cocoa, vegan cream and mascarpone.


Baked "Cheesecake" Daily Special GF 8

A biscuit base topped with the smooth, rich, non-dairy filling of the day.

Brunch

Okonomi-Yaki 13

This savoury Japanese pancake is as authentic* as it is addictive: Stuffed with cabbage, green onion, and topped with pickled ginger, house-made veganaise and salty-sweet okonomi sauce, it’s served up in a traditional skillet. (*The dish hails from Osaka, which is also Chef Haru’s home city.)


Pancakes, Japanese Style 15

Meet the fluffiest vegan pancakes you have ever tasted thanks to the chickpea-juice meringue. Toppings vary every weekend — from whipped cream and mixed berries to banana and caramel — but all were created equally delicious.


Kimchi Mac & “Cheese” GF 13

This tasty twist on our famous comfort-food upgrade features “cheese sauce” with a cashew base and magic ingredients kimchi and gochujang mayo. Tender gluten-free noodles are tossed in this spicy, creamy made-from-scratch sauce. (Why wait until dinner?)


Breakfast Bowl GF 14

Be bowled over by this rainbow of healthy veggies including roasted sweet potato, roasted potato, avocado, tofu scramble and cherry tomatoes, all drizzled with aioli and served on a bed of genmai rice.


Better Benny 16

Ripe avocado and vegan cashew-based “hollandaise” sit atop fluffy Japanese mini-pancakes topped with spinach, sautéed mushrooms and hand-pulled “pork,” accompanied by a fresh side salad of mizuna greens and carrots, as well as crisp roast potatoes. (Game changer.)


Chick-Un and Waffles 15

Crispy Chick-Un glazed with sweet Buffalo sauce, served on a house-made basil-and-oregano waffle. (Tastes just as good morning, noon and night!)

Coffee

Americano 3
Espresso 3
Cortado 3.5
Latte 4.5
Mocha 4.5

Not Cofffee

Gold Turmeric Latte 5
Matcha Morning Latte 6
Kinako Latte 5.5
Hot Chocolate 4
Craft Tea Latte 5.5
Craft Tea 4.5
- Rose Jasmine Tea
- Rose Dian Hong Black Tea
- Chrysanthemem Pu Er Tea
Kombucha 4.5

Juice

Lemonade 3
Orange & Mango 3

Smoothie

Coming soon!

Wine and Beer

Different features every week

Cocktails

Coming soon!

Legal

The items and prices of our menus are subject to change without notice and are displayed for informational purposes only. If you have serious allergies please give us a call before your visit so we can ensure you have an amazing experience.

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