Old Mill, The

I am a single woman who often dines alone. I prefer a quiet place with beautiful ambiance to write and draw. Good food and nice service are a must. Being from a warm country I also need sunlight especially in the winter; and as an artist I enjoy a nice view. I look for these when choosing to return a restaurant. At the Old Mill I have often enjoyed quality food in a quiet beautiful surrounding. I like going to Fresh at Bloor and Spadina but I am often driven out of there due to the excess noise; except if I manage to go there between 3 and 5 during a week day. Also enjoy having a hearty breakfast at Sunset Grill in Bloor West Village but once again it is so noisy from the clinging of dishes that I refuse to go back. I look forward to visiting many of the restaurants listed...

Old Country Inn

“In addition to tasteful old world decor and fine food, this restaurant also has created a very unobtrusive musical ambience by playing mostly Viennese music softly enough to be called “”wallpaper music””.  My dining experience was made all that much more pleasurable with soft music playing to match the decor and...

Panera Bread

Thank you for doing this! The noise levels everywhere are getting intolerable and needlessly dangerous. Young people have no idea how they are jeopardizing their hearing on a daily basis. In fact statistics indicate that many teenagers cannot hear leaves rustling in the wind, raindrops and consonants. Panera is a relatively quiet place without loud blasting music. The main noise comes from the blender behind the...