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Tracking Down The Best Comfort Food In Toronto (Our 6 Picks)

Toronto Is Home To A Diverse Culinary Community That Will Warm Your Belly & Soul

There’s so much more to comfort food than most people realize. There are restaurants that literally specialize in creating food that will settle your soul and warm your belly from start to finish. We’ve set out to find some of the best comfort food Toronto has to offer. You can reap all the benefits of our research with this list!

Tracking Down The Best Comfort Food In Toronto (Our 6 Picks)

1)  Cabano’s Comfort Food

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Cabano’s is so serious about comfort food in Toronto, they put it in their name. With five locations to choose from, Cabano’s will satisfy your need for comfort food, every time. They keep their menu simple and concise, and focus on serving old-school comfort with elevated ingredients. Try the chicken sandwich – it’s the best.

2) Bobbie Sue’s Mac + Cheese

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Some of the best comfort food Toronto has to offer comes in the form of delicious mac n’ cheese. Bobby Sue’s is a takeaway spot specializing in all forms of the classic comfort food, like BBQ pulled pork versions, as well as vegan options.

This cute hole in the wall has great service and friendly staff, and they put a lot of time into their amazing food!

3) Dirty Food Eatery

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This comfortable spot serves up a hearty brunch, as well as burgers and grilled cheese. You can’t get much better comfort food than grilled cheese. You can also get an amazing espresso here. And don’t worry, the food isn’t actually dirty.

4) Rol San Restaurant

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This popular late-night spot is known for their large plates of Chinese food, fast dim sum, and plastic table cloths. The dim sum here is delicious and hot and their duck feet are a must try. As far as non-traditional comfort food goes, this is the best in town!

5) Almond Butterfly

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Sweet food is comfort food too, and you can satisfy those cravings at Almond Butterfly’s two shops in Toronto, plus their online store. You can get gluten-free cupcakes and bulked baked goods, as well as enjoy a full dine-in experience.

Whether you’re there for brunch, a business power-lunch, or a date night, you’ll get amazing comfort food in Toronto at Almond Butterfly.

 6) Ikkousha Ramen Toronto

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Issousha Ramen is some of the best comfort food in Toronto. They keep it simple at this pared-down eatery, serving up steaming bowls of traditional Japanese ramen. They also specialize in gyoza and friend chicken wings.

There’s nothing like a hot bowl of comfort food in Toronto… with ample options for customization such as how soft you want your noodles, and how salty you want your broth.

Related: Here’s the best grilled cheese in Toronto.

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