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Cool Runnings

Main St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible17%
4 days ago
“Skip the dishes sucks”
12 Aug 2017
“Don't order food for delivery! Skip The Dishes service sucks!”
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Caribbean, Jamaican
$$ - $$$
Main St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Do yourself a favour and order food directly through the restaurant. Speak to the owner, the manager and the staff on site and save yourself the hassle. Skip the dishes has numerous technical glitches including credit card processing. They tell you your order is complete...More

Thank Dailycoast
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I was a regular customer of Cool Runnings - until now. In the past the restaurant had used Just Eat, followed by their own online ordering system for delivery. Yesterday I went online to order a roti and a salad - my usual and I...More

10  Thank SurvivorRoom305
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I don't know much about the Jamaican food but rather meal we got was very good. I'm not good with spicy food so we did not have the go to meal of jerk chicken. Had three different chicken dishes all excellent very different and perfectly...More

Thank Waynewishart
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Had have jerk chicken dinner , great tasting , great quantity , loved the oxtail gravey, tender chicken with a nice side of clow slaw. Good and friendly service , definitely will return

Thank John M
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

One of my favourites in the beaches . Roti's are large and yummy . Jerk chicken cold beer peas and rice with oxtail gravy. Many other things on the menu tried a few all good great soups as well. Have a bar to sit at...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Obviously the people serving have no experience in customer relations. I could write a short story about how absolutely atrocious the service was. From having to listen to one "server" complain endlessly about her colleague being late to said colleague finally arriving and being just...More

1  Thank Patiog
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Went to this fantastic little Jamaican place near Main and Gerrard. Very affordable and very tasty jerk chicken and other Jamaican specialties. Extremely friendly service. A great find.

Thank steven660
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I live not to far from here so have probably eaten here more times that I would like to admit. It you like Jerk Chicken, they offer the best in the city hands down!! I've also had most other items on the menu and have...More

Thank Virginia D
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

A local favorite with friendly staff and always the best Caribbean dishes. In the summer they bring out there bbq on the patio and turn up

Thank steven_Kiel
Reviewed 17 July 2014

We were in the beaches area and wanted to try something other than the bars, fusion thai and japanese restaurants along Queen St. East, near Woodbine. We googled this place and it was a pleasant surprise. It is a little restaurant in a neighborhood that...More

Thank m w
East York
East York includes a portion of old, industrial
Toronto. Densely populated but incredibly safe, it
boasts some of the city's earliest gardens and
gardening clubs, attracting green thumbs everywhere.
The tranquility of the Don Valley River area, which is
rich with Toronto's oldest and tallest forests, is
supplemented by the large ensemble of authentic and
refurbished Edwardian homes, giving parts of East York
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > East York
  • Neighbourhood: East York
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