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Jumbo Empanadas

245 Augusta Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2L8, Canada
+1 416-977-0056
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“beef” (8 reviews)
“turnover” (2 reviews)
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Latin, Fast food, Spanish
245 Augusta Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2L8, Canada
Neighbourhood: Chinatown
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Reviews (59)
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Reviewed 6 November 2011

I have been here several place and I always enjoyed my meal very much. The counter service is always very friendly. The homade empanadas are excellent (I don't recommend the vegetarien because it lacks a bit of flavor) and I can't stop eating the salsa...More

Thank Guillou_Guillou
Reviewed 11 September 2011

I've only been here once for a chicken empenada when I was starving but it was bad enough that I probably wouldn't try again. Didn't like the flavor and all I could smell on me for the rest of the day was onions. Also, gave...More

1  Thank beautifultree12
Reviewed 22 July 2011

The food is really good. The atmospere is a little rustic.

Thank Victorbose
Reviewed 21 July 2011

Jumbo Empanadas is justifiably known for their terrific empanadas, but don't forget their corn pies - just the right amount of EVERYTHING (and I mean everything - beef, chicken, hard boiled egg, olives, raisins, and of course, corn). But the best thing is that you...More

Thank etobianToronto
Reviewed 8 December 2009

I love this place! You'll find this quant shop in the middle of busy Kensington Market. Be sure to ask for lots of salsa!

Thank TiffanyRachelJ
Reviewed 2 December 2008

We just returned from a weekend in Toronto. After roaming through chinatown, we stopped to see what the Kensington Market was all about......for me it was the empanadas! Jumbo Empanandasis a tiny chilean run restaurant. i don't think it holds more than 14-15 people! (That...More

1  Thank pgh512
Reviewed 25 September 2008

I love Jumbo Empanadas. Beautiful crust, great fillings, but don't forget the salsa -- the spicing is on the mild side. In good weather, get your empanada to go, and sit in the park down the street.

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Reviewed 26 June 2008

Great empanadas, get extra salsa it is amazing. A good Kensington snack.

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Reviewed 10 May 2008

very large empanadas but need spicing

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Toronto's main Chinatown has the honor of being the
largest in North America. Gaping down across Dundas
Street West and Spadina Avenue, the area is a
wonderful medley of shops and restaurants, busy signs
and bright red gates, a destination for foodie fun.
Chinatown's streets are always bustling, packed with
people and outdoor stalls hawking fresh produce and
products. The restaurants and authentic marketplaces
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 Augusta Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2L8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-977-0056
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