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Pancer's Original Deli

3856 Bathurst St, Toronto, Ontario M3H 3N3, Canada
+1 416-636-1230
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“pastrami” (27 reviews)
“borscht” (9 reviews)
“smoked meat” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Delicatessen, Canadian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3856 Bathurst St, Toronto, Ontario M3H 3N3, Canada
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

My friends and I come here 1-2 times a month for the "special". I have the corned beef, one friend the homemade pastrami and the other still loves the Montreal smoked meat (yes he was a Montrealer). They make the coffee fresh for us and...More

1  Thank Retiredguies
Mpancer , Owner at Pancer's Original Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

You sure do know us. And are obviously a member of our deli family. Thank you for the wonderful comments and the great review.

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I stopped in at Pancer's to satiate a yen to try their Montreal smoked meat for lunch. I sat down. I was followed by a large family party who sat down shortly after me at the table directly beside me. After waiting a few minutes,...More

1  Thank Norman V
Mpancer , Owner at Pancer's Original Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

We are very sorry for your experience and have dealt with the situation on our end. Thank you for bringing it to our attention.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

If you are a true Torontonian and prefer Pastrami to Montreal Smioked Meat then this is your place. Very homey atmosphere. Waitresses with character. Owner is a deli guy. Cole slaw, potato salad, pickles and their soups are just what you want in a deli....More

1  Thank Dorten
Mpancer , Owner at Pancer's Original Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Wow what a awesome comments. Thank you very much. You really do know us. A true Toronto deli person. Thank you again!

Reviewed 24 August 2017

great corn beef! generous portions are an understatement. Will be back the next time I am in this neighbourhood.

Thank PuppyInk T
Mpancer , Owner at Pancer's Original Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Thank you for the great review and we hope you are back in the neighborhood soon.

Reviewed 18 August 2017

Went to this place for the first time today! Does not look too fancy from the outside but interior instantly reminds you that you are in one of those authentic deli joint. Ordered large Montreal smoked meat sandwich with pickle for take out. I thought...More

1  Thank asiana747
Mpancer , Owner at Pancer's Original Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Glad you found us. Come back in and try out some of our other old style deli delights. Thank you for the great rating

Reviewed 21 July 2017

Every time we are in Toronto we have to get meats and such from Pancer's. The quality of the meats is outstanding! We had the Pastrami, Smoked Meat and the Corned Beef. Don't forget the bread and pickles! I just love the flavor, it is...More

1  Thank CalgaryOilguy
Mpancer , Owner at Pancer's Original Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Wow! What a great review! Your comments are awesome. We appreciate the time and effort you took to make this review. Please come back again soon you are part of our deli family.

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed the best corned beef sandwich at this place! Also the onion rings are home made. I can't wait to go back!!

1  Thank jwilke
Mpancer , Owner at Pancer's Original Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Thank you for the wonderful comments. We hope you'll be back soon

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Finally made it to Pancer's for the first time, after hearing stories of my parents frequenting the deli a generation ago. My son and I enjoyed nice friendly service, a clean, fairly non-descript setting, and - most importantly - awesome pastrami sandwiches! I look forward...More

1  Thank Ratbeard
Mpancer , Owner at Pancer's Original Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

We are glad that you and your son made it over to try us out. We hope that part of the fun next time will be trying some of the other items that have become standards with our regulars. Thank you for the great review

Reviewed 10 June 2017

We have gone here for years and love it. Highly recommended for great deli and a casual dining experience.

Thank Shane&Judy
Mpancer , Owner at Pancer's Original Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you for the great rating and the kind words. It is always good to hear from our deli family.

Reviewed 6 June 2017

I have lived all my life in Toronto but sadly only recently discovered Pancer's pastrami The sandwiches are so good. Fries are delicious. Been here now about 5 times. Just dropped by with my son for a snack the other day mid afternoon. Dinner was...More

Thank JP2516
Mpancer , Owner at Pancer's Original Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thank you for the wonderful comments. We are also glad you brought your son as we have found that generation after generation continue coming here. We are now serving customers who are the grandchildren and great-grandchildren of our original customers from 60 years ago. See...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Cuisine
American, Delicatessen, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3856 Bathurst St, Toronto, Ontario M3H 3N3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > North York
  • Neighbourhood: North York
  • Phone Number: +1 416-636-1230
  • E-mail
Description
Pancer's Original Deli is a full-service traditional delicatessen. Serving corned beef, pastrami, baby beef, roast beef, smoked turkey and other deli favorites for almost 60 years. Other deli favorites include latkas, knishes, cabbage rolls, matzoh ball soup and cabbage borscht soup. Family owned and operated, come on in and be part of the family.On-Line ordering available thru our website.
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