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Jumbo Empanadas

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245 Augusta Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2L8, Canada
+1 416-977-0056
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“beef” (9 reviews)
“chilli” (4 reviews)
Fast food, Latin, Chilean
245 Augusta Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2L8, Canada
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Reviewed 9 January 2017

The quaint and small Jumbo Empanadas restaurant serves up delicious and, you guessed it, JUMBO Chilean empanadas. These were probably the cleanest, non-greasiest empanadas I've had.

Thank Tunaidi
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We stopped in here for lunch while shopping in Kensington Market. Had the chicken empanada and the beef one, and and the salad, as well as some bread which they make as a Saturday special. All the food was fresh as can be, and very...More

1  Thank MaraFromToronto
Reviewed 29 August 2016

There are so many good restaurants in Kensington Market but we always return to this one. It's a very cozy place and the inside can get very warm. It's changed since the above picture was taken. There's now an awning and tables in front and...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Had an empanada here and the meat was all wrong. Not authentic. Every Chilean person I know does not eat here. I even had some friends that have eaten in Chilean homes and complant that these were nothing like the chilean food they have tried....More

Thank Sergio P
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I'm in love with the cheese empanadas at this place, those paired with the yummy salsa they make is one of my favorite treats. This time I also got some mini beef empanadas the meat was so moist and tasty. The place itself is very...More

Thank Tobyscrumptious
Reviewed 5 July 2016

A large selection of emapanadas baked all day long so always fresh. Owned by the same lady since it opened about 25 years ago.

Thank CrazyCanuck2011
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Awesome flavour - delicious. The salsa is unique and in demand. Unpretentious and if you happen to be in Kensington Market a fabulous place for lunch. Order at the counter - semi-self serve and a lot of regulars. Bit (huge) empanadas.

Thank bruce_in_toronto
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Don't blink, as you might walk right by this place. The Kensington area is a must-go for tourists and locals alike. A visit to Kensington is not complete with devouring a couple jumbo Empanadas. Ask for extra (spicy) salsa on the side. To die for....More

Thank Eurotrip2015
Reviewed 16 January 2016

inside the Kensington market. really little but full of people. also recommended by tourist guides. There are few possibilities of typical chilean food, particularly the Empanadas. you can buy or even stop and eat on site. good but not fantastic

Thank Ma G
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Someone had recommended the corn pie and it was excellent. Very large and great to share. We ordered a few small chicken empanadas to try as well. All good! Small place with nice outdoor seating too. Cash or debit only. The prices are spot on....More

Thank chichiSouthCarolina
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Fast food, Latin, Chilean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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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