The Grenadier Restaurant continues in High Park for 65 years , Opens May 15 1958 , Seats 300

It’s 1958 and High Park is soon to have a permanent restaurant. The planned opening is May 15, and it will have both a dining room and a coffee shop and be able to seat 300 persons.

Located in the park’s concession building near Hillside Gardens, it will be called The Grenadier, after the pond.  City Council signed a 10-year contract with Canterbury Foods Ltd., of Toronto, which will operate the restaurant.

There also will be a large parking area.


source, The Globe and Mail (1936); May 5, 1958; ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The Globe and Mail pg. 5 Restaurant in High Park, Opens May 15 1958 , Seats 300

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