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Jumbo Empanadas

245 Augusta Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2L8, Canada
+1 416-977-0056
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“beef” (9 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
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11 - 20 of 60 reviews

Reviewed 28 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 17 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 15 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 24 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 9 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 21 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 12 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
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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
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  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
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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