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Jumbo Empanadas

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) #1,630 of 6,814 Restaurants in Toronto $, Latin, Fast food, Spanish
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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CUISINES
Latin, Fast food, Spanish
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245 Augusta Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2L8, Canada
Neighbourhood: Chinatown
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11 - 20 of 59 reviews

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
Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

The empanadas were ok, I had the beef. I guess I was expecting something spicier. The Chilean salad was awesome and the patio was small but comfortable.

Thank HeatherMcD33
Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

Have visit many times in the last 7 years the place gets better it even makes a mean veggie empanadas. But all need the salsa

1  Thank Adam W
Reviewed 23 March 2015

After putting this off for a long time...I broke the diet rules and tried it out. A tray of fresh beef and beef & veggie empanadas were just brought out from the kitchen. I went for the beef/veggie. Basically, it was just veggie and not...More

Thank Beach_Addicts
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Wow, what a find! I just love the empanadas "Jumbo" makes. They are among the best if not the best even in comparison with the ones you get in Chile. The big secret is the crust and Irene's are just perfect. You can eat everything...More

Thank Jansje S
Reviewed 20 September 2014

My friend and I arrived a few minutes after they had closed on the Chilean Independence day. They were so kind as they still let us purchase a few things-to-go anyway. We ordered the veggie empanada and 2 meet ones, the corn pie and a...More

Thank Flowerhope
Reviewed 11 July 2014

You get a lot of empanada for what you pay for but the meat empanadas could use some additional flavor. My wife and I tried the beef, chicken, and cheese empanadas. All three had very good pastry. The ground beef empanadas also had what seemed...More

Thank JeremyFromToronto
Reviewed 19 May 2014

I happened upon this place as my original lunch spot had a line going out the door. This little place is just like the name said "jumbo empanadas" It is very small and unassuming but huge on customer service and great food. I had the...More

Thank BrentJensen
Reviewed 13 April 2013

I try to get here every time I'm staying in Toronto and I've even driven the 70 miles into Toronto JUST to eat there (along with a take-out order). This is not a fancy place, usually pretty warm inside (winter and summer), but the food...More

Thank Susan H
Nearby
Chinatown
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
...More
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Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
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Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
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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