Cafe Menu

The YOU Made It Café is a social enterprise owned and operated by Youth Opportunities Unlimited as an employment skills program for youth who face barriers due to homelessness, unemployment and lack of education. Youth employed in the café benefit from a thorough skills training program under the mentorship of professional staff. Proceeds from all purchases go directly to programs and services of Youth Opportunities Unlimited.

To order: Visit our take-out window at our York Street Entrance
Call 519-432-1112 ext. 108 to order ahead
or find us on Skip the Dishes!

Hours of operation: Monday - Friday 8am-6pm

V  = Vegetarian option available

Beverages | Daily FeaturesBakery | Breakfast | Snacks and Sides | Lunch 


Seasonal Specialty Drinks

El Diablo Habitual Hot Chocolate
Made with 75% dark chocolate, crushed chilies, topped with whipped cream 12oz $4.35

Peppermint Mocha
Espresso, peppermint syrup, and Habitual Chocolate (milk or dark chocolate) topped with whipped cream
12oz $5.25

Opportunity Blend
Medium Roast – A blend of Ethiopian Sidamo and Honduras Coffee Beans

Cornerstone Blend
Dark roast – A blend of Ethiopian Harrar and Sumatra Coffee Beans

12oz $1.70        16oz $2 

Americano              12oz $3             16oz $3.50
Cappuccino            12oz $3.75        16oz $4.25
Latte                        12oz $3.75        16oz $4.25
Espresso                  Single $2.50    Double $3
BeTeas Latte           16oz $5

Beteas 16oz $3
Flavours: Lemon Grass, Mt Kenya Black, Ayurveda Balance, Chocolate Mint Rooibus, Purple Rain, Earl Grey du la Crème, Chai, Mega Mint and Pink Hibiscus

Habitual Hot Chocolate Milk or Dark 12oz   $4.35
Habitual Chocolate mocha milk or dark 12oz $5.25

Soft Drink    $1.50
Flavours: Pepsi 353ml, A&W Root Beer 353ml, Spite 353ml, Root Beer 353ml, Coke353ml, Diet Coke 353ml, Club Soda 353ml, Nestea Lemon 341ml. 

Juice    $2.50
Flavours: Guava Nectar 473ml, Mango Nectar 473ml, Strawberry Banana Nectar 473ml, Orange Juice 300ml, Apple Juice 300ml

Flavour Shot    $ .90
Add non-dairy    $ .65

Powerhouse Beer
All About YOU Cream Ale
473ml $7

Andersons Beer
IPA, Amber, Lemon Lime Gose, Summer Pilsner, Cerveza
355ml $6.00


Monday - Pasta
Cheesy tortellini with walnut pesto and shaved parmesan.

Tuesday - Tacos
Two tacos with grilled whitefish, shaved cabbage, chipotle mayo, and pico de gallo on soft flour tortillas. Make it vegetarian by switching out the whitefish for our blackened cauliflower.

Wednesday - Smashburger
Your choice of 1/4 pound Ontario Beef patty or our black bean patty with pimento cheese, burger sauce, shredded lettuce, sliced tomato, and dill pickles on a toasted artisan bun with a side of potato wedges.

Thursday - Curry
Thai-style green coconut curry with your choice of chicken or fresh veggies, all over a bed of fragrant jasmine rice.

Friday - Flatbread
Our signature chicken carbonara flatbread with bacon, roasted mushrooms, mozzarella, and parmesan cream sauce.



You Salted Chocolate Cookie  $2.35
Oatmeal Raisin Cookie $1.25
House Made Apple Coffee Cake  $2.65
House Made Blueberry Coffee Cake  $2.65


The Farmers Breakfast
Three Ontario farm fresh eggs, cooked how you like it, with 3 strips of bacon, 2 farmers sausage, rosemary home fries and three slices of toast

The Classic Breakfast
Two Ontario farm fresh eggs cooked the way you like, served with bacon, rosemary home fries and two slices of toast

Bagel with Butter     V
Fresh or toasted, offering jalapeno cheddar, everything or herb and cheddar bagel

Bagel with Cream Cheese     V
Fresh or toasted, offering jalapeno cheddar, everything or herb and cheddar bagel topped with cream cheese

Bagel Breakfast Sandwich     V
Offering jalapeno cheddar, everything or herb and cheddar bagel toasted topped with an Ontario farm fresh egg, cheddar cheese, bacon, tomato, lettuce and mayonnaise

Lightly toasted on white, whole wheat, rye bread or on enjoy jalapeno cheddar bagel, everything bagel or herb and cheddar bagel topped with bacon, cheddar cheese, tomato, lettuce and basil mayonnaise

CLT     V
Lightly toasted on white, whole wheat, rye bread or enjoy on jalapeno cheddar bagel, everything bagel or herb and cheddar bagel topped with carrot bacon, lettuce, tomato and roasted garlic mayonnaise

PB&J French Toast     V
Classic French toast seasoned with cinnamon and nutmeg filled with peanut butter and Mushed triple berry jam topped with icing sugar

Avocado Smash     V
Lightly toasted white, whole wheat or rye bread smeared with the avocado smash topped with pickled peppers, topped with a sunny side up egg and garnished with cilantro (served open faced)


Soup du Jour
House made daily soup
6oz $2.99   10oz $4.99

House Caesar Salad
Crisp leaves of romaine lettuce, Ontario crisp bacon bits, parmesan cheese, house-made croutons and our own creamy Caesar dressing topped with toasted capers
Small $3.45   Large $6.99

House Green Salad     V
Heritage greens topped with grape tomatoes, shaved fennel and carrots served with our apple butter vinaigrette and garnished with toasted sunflower seeds
Small $3.45   Large $6.99

Chickpea Salad     V
Chickpeas tossed with fresh roasted red peppers, parsley, green onion, cilantro and feta cheese and topped with a white balsamic vinaigrette
Small $3.45   Large $6.99

Coconut Slaw     V
A shredded blend of red and green cabbage with julienned bell peppers and carrots in a coconut dressing topped with toasted coconut & cilantro
Small $3.45   Large $6.99

Smokey Sweet Potato Chili     V
Indulge yourself in a bowl of this thick rich slightly spicy and sweet chili filled with sweet potatoes, black beans, roasted red peppers
Small $3.45   Large $7.99

Potato Wedges     V
Ontario potatoes perfectly seasoned and roasted to golden brown and garnished with parsley
Small $2.99   Large $5.99

Home Fries     V
Ontario potatoes seasoned with rosemary sea salt and pan seared
Small $2.99   Large $5.99


Jamaican Me Crazy
Seasoned slow roasted pulled pork served on a toasted potato bun topped with jerk mayo and coconut slaw

The Italian Job
This hearty grilled sandwich is layered with fresh sliced salami, provolone cheese, marinated fennel & red onion served on a panini bun

Banh Mi Fungi Tacos     V
2 Flour tortilla’s filled with BBQ pulled oyster mushrooms topped with pickled carrot and fennel, roasted garlic mayo, cilantro and garnished with curry peanuts

YOU Club Sandwich
Our herby garlic chicken breast sliced and topped with bacon, lettuce tomato and basil mayo served on your choice of whole wheat, white or marble rye bread

Mexican Staycation
Grilled chicken, roma tomatoes, roasted red peppers, green onions, Havarti cheese and house-made chipotle mayo on a tortilla

Kick’n Chick’n Panini
Fresh bread filled with herby garlic chicken breast topped with our sweet heat 4 pepper piri piri, camembert cheese and sliced green apple then grilled on the panini press

Pimento Cheese Melt
This Southern cheese delight is topped on our slow roasted pulled BBQ beef, caramelized onions, garnished with Mushed BBQ sauce and served on a panini bun

Buddha Bowl     V
An amazing combination of three of our salads all in one bowl, heritage green salad with chickpea salad and coconut slaw

Add grilled chicken breast, pulled beef, pulled pork or pulled mushroom to any of our salads or lunch options for an additional $4