This popular Yorkville gluten-free and vegan cafe just shuttered

Nov 11 2019, 9:47 am

It’s a sad moment in time for those who frequent Yorkville’s gluten-free, nut-free, soy-free, sesame-free, vegan café, and bake shop, Sorelle and Co.

Because the eatery, catering to those with dietary restricts who still want to indulge in life’s finer things, has shuttered.

The shop announced the news on Instagram a day after final service. Commenters expressed both sadness and disappointment in not learning of the closure before-hand.

“I would’ve loved to go in for one more mocha,” one user wrote.

The post’s caption cites a deepening focus on wholesale, in order to make treats more accessible to all, as the reason behind the closure. It notes, as well, that the shop’s flagship location in Vaughan will remain open seven days a week, offering sweet, savoury, and high tea options.

So for those who are still craving a fill of almost-everything-free (except deliciousness) donuts, cakes, and breads, it looks like a trip to 1050 Rutherford Road may be in the cards.

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To our Yorkville customers at Sorelle and Co. we would like to extend our sincerest gratitude for supporting our bake shoppe and allowing us to serve you our deliciously sophisticated worry free food. ❤️ We have decided to focus on growing our wholesale division to ensure that our gluten-free, soy-free, vegan, nut-free, sesame-free and preservative free foods are more accessible. Therefore, we have made the incredibly difficult decision to close the Yorkville location of Sorelle and Co. The good news is that our Flagship Vaughan location at 1050 Rutherford Road will remain open for business 7 days a week with sweet, savory, and high tea options. We will also continue to offer catering for custom cakes, cupcakes, pies, cookies and other sweet or savory items you may need. 💕 Please forward any custom orders, wholesale or event Inquiries to [email protected] Our last official day of service at the Yorkville location was November 3rd, 2019. Thank you for your past and future patronage.❤️ Sincerely, Sorelle and Co team 💕

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