The Mad Bean Coffee House
 Art, Music, Books & Damn Good Coffee

The Mad Bean Home

The Mad Bean is a favourite neighbourhood hangout for coffee lovers looking for an alternative to the big coffee chains by offering free wireless Internet, awesome pastries and bagels delivered fresh every morning, and those wonderful organic, fair trade and direct trade beans roasted weekly by Velvet Sunrise. 

Best Indie Coffee Shop 2015

 Best Coffee Joint

in Forest Hill & Yorkville 2013

Best Americano in the neighbourhood 2013

- Village Post Magazine


519 Eglinton Ave W Toronto ON M5N 1B1
We're open pretty much everyday except statutory holidays
Monday - Friday 7am - 5pm
8:30am - 5pm
Sunday 8:30am - 4pm

Closed Sunday February 14
Monday February 15
for the Family Day Holiday

Always Free WiF

We change up our installations every month and usually have room for 2 artists or photographers at a time. If you'd likes to have your work displayed for the masses drop by or send us an email and we'll be happy to chat.


Want to play at The Mad Bean? Well between you and me if you're okay with playing for free then you've passed the audition. Well done! We'll ply you with all the coffee you can drink; a dessert or two; put a tip jar out for you; help you peddle your latest CD and you'll walk away with a bag of our delicious beans.
Times are Saturday afternoons from 2 - 4pm and Sunday's from 1 - 3pm.

Chocolate Tales Evening Workshops


Gary Johnson


Saturday February 13
Chocolate Tales Private Event

Closed Sunday February 14
Monday February 15
for the Family Day Holiday

Friday February 19
Chocolate Tales Private Event

Saturday February 20
Chocolate Tales Private Event

Sunday February 21
Mad Bean Jazz Trio
1pm - 3pm

Sunday February 28
Roger Dorey
2pm - 3:30pm

Sunday March 6
Neighbourhood Check-Up
Doctor Carolyn Bennett MD, MPP Toronto-St. Paul's
3pm - 4pm

Saturday March 26
Chocolate Tales Private Event

Thursday May 12
Toronto Guitar Society Private Event

Thursday Evening May 26
Interpersonal Communication: 
"Why it's hard and what you can do to improve it"

Thursday March 10
Toronto Guitar Society Private Event