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Habaneros - CLOSED

52 Wellington St E, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1C7, Canada
+1 416-366-6394
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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good21%
  • Average33%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible31%
7 May 2013
“Habaneros has closed and is now a new-owner Thai place”
7 Jul 2012
“Good Mexican Food and Drinks”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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52 Wellington St E, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1C7, Canada
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Reviewed 7 May 2013

Habaneros, now closed, was a family-run restaurant as part of a small franchise chain and was originally named Hernando's Hideaway. Some of the franchisees decided to break from the chain and on Wellington Street the owners renamed theirs Habaneros. The food had somewhat declined from...More

Thank cbnews
Reviewed 8 July 2012

The food is quite authentic tasting Mexican. I don't go out of my way to go here when I'm in Toronto, but I am never disappointed when I do go. Great place to go with friends who like spicy food and Margaritas.

Thank DarrylNiagara
Reviewed 10 May 2012

I enjoy Mexican food and this place is really terrible. What more can I say. I tried it twice because it's close to my work and I came to same conclusion. If you want good Mexican food, avoid this place.

Thank Stinkyrules
Reviewed 18 March 2012

Very noisy place, as it became busy it was difficult to hold a conversation. Food service was very slow. No complimentary nachos and salsa. We ordered the app size nachos and were disappointed with the chips, average at best. Food was just okay. Rice tasted...More

1  Thank diggerjones
Reviewed 14 August 2011

The server was really nice and friendly, but the food was just tasteless. We had a great table overlooking the quiet street below. wouldn't go again because of the food, sadly,

Thank Glzz2
Reviewed 5 August 2011

Have eaten here several times over the past 10 years, and it is good, but not the best Mexican food in Toronto. That distinction used to be long to Viva Zapata, which closed long ago, so I'm still searching for "the best" and haven't yet...More

Thank Mermaid_22222
Reviewed 21 September 2010

From all the awards adorning the front door, I thought this Mexican place would be a sure thing. I was horribly wrong. The food was WAY overpriced, the margaritas were weak, the rice was old and hard, the beans were from last week, the enchallidas...More

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 6 September 2010

I have always considered myself to be an 'easy-to-please' customer, having never had a negative experience dining out in thirty years but Hernado's Hideaway left me feeling as though I had been mugged. The staff is welcoming enough but the menu is filled with overpriced,...More

Thank adubmac
Reviewed 24 August 2010

Overpriced for sure. Two taco plates, one margarita, $49. Very average food, atmosphere was just average too. Margarita came in a tall glass with ice cubes...I don't know, I guess we were expecting a lot more. We love Mexican cuisine...this just wasn't it. Sorry.

Thank Muzzle
Reviewed 17 August 2010

Not a great restaurant, but fair quality food with very friendly and helpful service. Close to everything in downtown Toronto. If you like Tex-Mex downtown Toronto, not a bad choice.

Thank JazboOttawa
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  • Address: 52 Wellington St E, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1C7, Canada (Formerly Hernando's Hideaway)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-366-6394
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