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Asian Legend

$$ - $$$
North York
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125 Ravel Rd, Toronto, Ontario M2H 1T1, Canada
+1 416-756-9388
10:30 - 00:00
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Toronto, Canada
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72 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here several times, probably ten years ago. We stopped since it’s a bit of drive and there are closer restaurants offering dim sum. But, nostalgia descended on us and we decided to go back. It has a faintly Spadina feel sitting in a mall at Finch and Leslie with copious Chinese signs and a Sunny market. Parking was... More 

Thank firetrove
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This used to be a good restaurant; not anymore! Food still tasted ok, but served mostly luke warm and the portions have been downsized quite a bit. Food presentation was lousy. The restaurant served everything in plate just slightly bigger than a bread plate - making each dish looked cheap and not appealing. Worst part is the service. The waiters... More 

Thank Greg M
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57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We went to this place on Monday afternoon around 4:00PM.The service was not great and was very slow. It feels like bother to them. What really disappointed me was the food. The quality was poor. I ordered Hot oil/spicy wanton dish and when the dish came, it was soupy and not the dish it should be For sure I will... More 

Thank Air747
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

It's often packed. Upscale decor. A very large menu of authentic Chinese food including a very nice dim sum selection. The soup filled dumplings are excellent and worth the visit alone . Non Asians can easily navigate the menu, you write your selections down and give them to the waiter . You can eat well here for $20 a person!... More 

Thank Rural321
Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

An old favourite restaurant that is gradually suffering from its service and food quality levels. Once a great place to go, with dishes coming out hot and tasty, Asian Legend has some serious work to do in order to bring back the old charm and delicious food. We would visit Asian Legend weekly over the past 10 years, however, now... More 

1 Thank Ron B
Toronto, Ontario
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016

I went there last night with some friends. It had some good and bad points. Bad.. the service was horrible.. moody, no smiles and one waiter walked away when we were asking about the menu.. mid sentence!! They were attentive in bringing tea and water however once we requested it. The bathrooms are horrible, dirty, messy and I would avoid... More 

Toronto, Canada
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189 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We ordered from the lunch combo special menu as it was past lunch but not quite dinner..the soup was coldish, from corn husks it seemed with pink uncooked pieces of chicken inside..we asked for hot and sour to be subbed, for an extra charge. It was even worse. The smell alone was repulsive. we left that also. Kung Pao chicken... More 

1 Thank luv2truv3l
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
256 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We enjoyed its famous steamed dumplings and hand made thick noodles with seasoned braised beef in soup. It is a popular restaurant with long line ups. Highly recommend.

Thank vdsl90
Level Contributor
80 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

If you love Soup dumplings than this is the place to go in downtown Toronto . They also have Crab roe soup dumplings which are rare to find downtown. Steamed to perfection. This restaurant does other delicious foods but I keep coming back for their soup dumplings

Thank Réva M
Mississauga, Canada
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

The location is convenient although parking can be hard to come by. The decor was nice with good ambiance. The menu had good selection, mostly northern Chinese food. The food was delicious and service was excellent. The deep fried tofu was very good but spicy. The Mo Shu Pork was nicely made. Wished there were more wraps to go with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 Ravel Rd, Toronto, Ontario M2H 1T1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > North York
  • Neighbourhood: North York
  • Phone Number: +1 416-756-9388

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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North York
North York is one of Toronto's most culturally diverse neighborhoods. Home to a number of cultural events throughout the year that celebrate the city's varied ethnic communities, it's always worthwhile to see what's going on in the area. Its cross-section of inhabitants include students and long-time residents, giving North York an eclectic feeling of being both local and international. Extremely family-friendly, its rivers, arboretums, and parks cater to outdoor activities, while its historical villages paint Toronto's history in exciting shades. Bumper cars, mini golf, and inexpensive shopping also help cater to the inclusive family feel.
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