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Square-Boy Drive-In

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875 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
+1 416-461-2571
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10:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 01:00
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Toronto, Canada
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82 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pro-tip: call your order in and pick it up. Cash only. Everything you read is accurate: crazy value for your money, delicious fast food, great deal... Their chicken souvlaki is phenomenal, and it's $5. Yes: 5 bucks. Big generous portions of chicken, chargrilled to delicious awesomeness. Get it in a pita, loaded with veggies and tzatziki for a cheap, fantastic... More 

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Thank Matt S
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

been coming for over here 30 years. Fast service, great price. I Come here once a week. It would be more if there wasnt always a line up

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Thank Sal C
Level Contributor
33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've visited SB a few dozen times since living on the Danforth. It's a zero frills cash only fast food joint: Greek style. The go-to here is without question the Chicken Slouvaki on a bun. Tender skewered chicken on a torpedo sub bun with fresh veggies and great sauces. Another great deal they have is the half chicken with fries/salad.... More 

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Thank J-and-DRE
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Generous portions, well cooked and very very inexpensive. Gets very busy during the usual lunch and dinner hours. So try to go outside the usual meal hours if you want to avoid the lineups which in summer stretch right out the door onto Danforth avenue. They are open until 1:00 am so if you're craving something to eat after clubbing... More 

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Thank Jim S
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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108 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Food quality is great even though it's more fast food presentation. Had a lamb Gyros, pork souvlaki and a Greek salad. Didn't have a chance to try their burgers but it looks delicious!!

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Thank MinaLim_KUL
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

For 5.75$ and tax, you get a homemade banquet burger (forget Pattie size but it'll sustain your hunger). Excellent flavours, everytime I'm in the area I get a burger. I always forget to grab an extra for later though... I've been dying to try their chicken souvlaki on a bun because it looks huge and amazing too. I've never heard... More 

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Thank Loverofnaturalfood
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Not a fancy place but burger is delicious. We order the Homemade Banquet Burger, cheap, crispy and big.

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Thank Danielle C
Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Great souvlaki! Totally worth waiting in line (there's always a line) and waiting again for the food (there's always a wait). Nice little patio outside.

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Thank Michelle K
Toronto, Canada
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2016

I have been coming to this location since I have been working in the area for the past 20 years. The main attraction is the food. If you are coming for ambiance then this is not the place for you. Noted mostly for take out, there are usually long lines, but it is well worth the wait. Where else in... More 

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Thank mrscolnik
The Woodlands, Texas
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

"souvlaki dinner" - healthier option without bread. Included fresh salad topped with very good dressing and quite tasty fries. Meat is good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Cuisine
Fast food, Mediterranean, Greek, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 01:00
Monday
10:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 01:00
Thursday
10:00 - 01:00
Friday
10:00 - 01:00
Saturday
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 875 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > East End
  • Neighbourhood: East End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-461-2571

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in East End

Neighbourhood Profile
East End
The East End is an eclectic amalgamation of areas that team up to make this district one of the most multi-faceted and alluring. Home to Toronto's LGBT community hub, Gay Village is alive and pumping day or night with friendly bars, nightclubs, and cafes – its thumb is on the pulse of excitement. For a more relaxed day, the East End has the largest collection of restored Victorian homes, and its stately streets, tree-lined and bursting at the seams with affluence, often sport farmers markets and street artists, epitomized by the effusive St. Lawrence Market. One of the most gorgeous of Toronto's neighborhoods, it also straddles Lake Ontario in an area called The Beach, where you'll find folks cycling and strolling along the sandy shorelines, getting some sun or enjoying shopping, dining, and pub options. For some fabulous food, the vivacious personalities running the restaurants in the East End's Greektown is only equaled by the fun and authenticity of the street stalls and restaurants at its expansive Indian Bazaar. 'Something for everyone' has never been so accurate.
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