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El Rincon Mexicano

#1,030 of 6,934 Restaurants in Toronto}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, Latin
653 St.Clair Ave. West, Toronto, Ontario M6C 1A7, Canada
+1 416-656-1059
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“empanadas” (8 reviews)
“guacamole” (15 reviews)
“burrito” (10 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
653 St.Clair Ave. West, Toronto, Ontario M6C 1A7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Loved the back patio lit with Christmas lights and great music. Large portions and fair prices. The hot is really hot!!

Thank Torlady87
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Met friends there for a great Sunday dinner, food was fresh, authentic and priced well. I will return soon,

Thank Shark55
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Went for Taco Tuesday (half price tacos) was amazing! Great food, very authentic and friendly staff. Definitely would recommend, whether it is a solo meal or a group meal.

Thank Laurier14
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Went here on a Friday night with a small group of people and the food and service was great. Ordered chicken tacos with beans on the side and they tasted like they were straight out of Mexico. Also tried the empanadas that has a salsa...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

This small local Mexican restaurant is busy especially on Friday nights so get there before 7 pm to secure a table. The service is efficient and cheerful. The Red wine sangria was palatable but lacked in taste. Chopped small apple was the only fruit in...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Small place. Only a few tables. Restaurant is clean and staff is friendly. Food is good and authentic but not amazing. We tried the fish and cactus tacos. And we also had a guacamole as a starter. Good selection of Mexican beers.

Thank labush
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Yum! Great service, lovely atmosphere, will definitely come again! Make sure you try the awesome empanadas!!

Thank Victor T
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

My bride and I tried his place based on the recommendation from true tv show "You Gotta Eat Here." It did not disappoint. We had the Chorizo Enchiladas which were very tasty. We also had the Tortilla soup and the Cactus salad. Very fresh and...More

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

My friends live in this area so when I come to visit we often walk here for dinner. It is warm and cozy. Sometimes the tables can be a bit too close together making it difficult to get in and out of the seats. You'll...More

Thank Mekk34
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

This sweet Mexican hotspot isn't far from where I live. It's got a great summer patio in the back! Their Guacamole with homemade Tortillas are a nice opener to a meal. Good with a drink. My favourite are the yummy burritos with beans chicken beef...More

Thank Sonia D
York-Crosstown is a sleepy area of Toronto dotted
gorgeously with hills and farmland, stately homes and
parks. An affluent district in parts, the stately
houses at Baby Point along Jane Street are especially
breathtaking, and make for a lovely wander on a clear
day. Parks are bountiful in York-Crosstown, which
makes it a vibrant area for outdoor play and sports,
providing a break from the hustle of Toronto's busy,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 653 St.Clair Ave. West, Toronto, Ontario M6C 1A7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > York-Crosstown
  • Neighbourhood: York-Crosstown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-656-1059
Located in the heart of Saint. Clair Ave. West, El Rincon Mexicano offers a modern & traditional dinning experience that you'll never forget. Serving the best Mexican flavour for over 12 years, El Rincon Mexicano will be delighted to serve you and your family any day of the week.
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