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April 2, 2019

We may not live by bread alone, but living without bread just isn’t as satisfying. Especially when the bread on your table is as good as this.

Schmucker’s Fresh From the Farm offers bread from some of the very best local bakeries, such as St. John’s Bakery, an award-winning nonprofit social...

December 4, 2018

Fruit from Bizjak Farm sustainable fruit growers in Niagara.

Sweet Corn from Jay Reesor in Stouffville.

Tomatoes and peas from Old Order Mennonite gardens.

Canning and freezing by Wilma Bowman, Dorking Ontario.

September 1, 2018

Try our delicious made-from-scratch meals and snacks!


Soups, stews, lasagna, burritos, empanadas, meat pies. Vegetarian and gluten-free options.

Meat pies: Tourtière. Chicken Pot Pie, Shepherd’s Pie. Gluten-free options available.

Burritos and Patties (empanadas): beef, vegetable...

July 24, 2018

We both grew up in the food business; both sets of parents owned and operated restaurants, Jacqui's in Bogotá Colombia and Tim's in Toledo Ohio. As a young adult, Tim also farmed in Ontario with extended family. "Good Food" is in our DNA!


My Grandpa and Grandma started Schmucker's Restaurant...

April 25, 2018

Cow, sheep, goat, water buffalo!

Eby Manor Guernsey milk.   Harmony organic milk

Organic Meadows cottage & cream cheeses

Bright Cheese Ontario farmers since 1874.   Monforte artisian cheese

HOPE artisian water buffalo cheese.   Pinehedge organic yogurt, kefir

Hewitt's goat milk, sour...

April 25, 2018

St John's Bakery     Cliffside Hearth Bakery


Gemaro Bakery       Cyrus


Family Bakery         Anna Mae's Amish pies


St John's BakeryTuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday. Non-profit social enterprise, organic sourdough breads and sweets.


Cliffside Hearth BakeryThurs...

March 7, 2018

Turkey: Breast. Baloney. Pepperettes. Pepperoni.


Beef: Summer sausage. Wieners. 


Pork: Ham. Back bacon. Pepperettes. Pepperoni. Kielbassa.


Available sliced and shaved (Chunk, with advance order). 


September 20, 2017


St John's BakeryTuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday.  Award-winning non-profit social enterprise producing Toronto's best organic sourdough breads and sweets.

Cliffside Hearth Artisian BakeryThursday.  Specialising in authentic european style breads, using traditional methods.


May 23, 2017

We are the first business or organisation in Toronto to be certified a Living Wage Employer. 



Fresh From The Farm, first business or organisation in Toronto to be certified a Living Wage Employer  

The “Living Wage” movement believes that all workers deserve a wage that allows them to...

May 21, 2017

Straight from Eby Manor Farm in Waterloo County, from a herd of Guernsey cows that have been in the family for generations.
Guernsey milk is a premium milk, rich in Beta-Carotene, A2 Protein, Calcium and Omega3. Guernsey milk appears smooth and creamy with a soft golden hue.