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El Rincon Mexicano

653 St Clair Ave W, Toronto, Ontario M6C 1A7, Canada
+1 416-656-1059
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  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“empanadas” (9 reviews)
“guacamole” (15 reviews)
“burrito” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
653 St Clair Ave W, Toronto, Ontario M6C 1A7, Canada
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Do not go to El Rincon if you are in a hurray. Like many Mexican, Central and South American cuisine - when it is genuine it takes a little longer to make and serve. The wait is so worth it! Food is delicious and the...More

Thank anne m
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

CP, America, JR and I decided to not hide away and instead of the cabin fever, we all met up at El Rincon. We were seated in their basement cantina, and the service was good and reasonable wait times for food and service. We needed...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 15 November 2017

This place is fantastic! Just returned from Mexico and was missing the food and El Rincon Mexicano did not skip a beat! Fantastic vibe in the restaurant. Prices are fair but the food is amazing! We ate the Guacamole dip (fabulous!) Fish Tacos and Empanadas...More

Thank Matthew J
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Loved the back patio lit with Christmas lights and great music. Large portions and fair prices. The hot is really hot!!

Thank Torlady87
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Met friends there for a great Sunday dinner, food was fresh, authentic and priced well. I will return soon,

Thank Shark55
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Went for Taco Tuesday (half price tacos) was amazing! Great food, very authentic and friendly staff. Definitely would recommend, whether it is a solo meal or a group meal.

Thank Laurier14
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Went here on a Friday night with a small group of people and the food and service was great. Ordered chicken tacos with beans on the side and they tasted like they were straight out of Mexico. Also tried the empanadas that has a salsa...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

This small local Mexican restaurant is busy especially on Friday nights so get there before 7 pm to secure a table. The service is efficient and cheerful. The Red wine sangria was palatable but lacked in taste. Chopped small apple was the only fruit in...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Small place. Only a few tables. Restaurant is clean and staff is friendly. Food is good and authentic but not amazing. We tried the fish and cactus tacos. And we also had a guacamole as a starter. Good selection of Mexican beers.

Thank labush
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Yum! Great service, lovely atmosphere, will definitely come again! Make sure you try the awesome empanadas!!

Thank Victor T
York-Crosstown is a sleepy area of Toronto dotted
gorgeously with hills and farmland, stately homes and
parks. An affluent district in parts, the stately
houses at Baby Point along Jane Street are especially
breathtaking, and make for a lovely wander on a clear
day. Parks are bountiful in York-Crosstown, which
makes it a vibrant area for outdoor play and sports,
providing a break from the hustle of Toronto's busy,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 653 St Clair Ave W, Toronto, Ontario M6C 1A7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > York-Crosstown
  • Neighbourhood: York-Crosstown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-656-1059
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of Saint. Clair Ave. West, El Rincon Mexicano offers a modern & traditional dinning experience that you'll never forget. Serving the best Mexican flavour for over 13 years, El Rincon Mexicano will be delighted to serve you and your family any day of the week.
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