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Caplansky's Deli

) #624 of 7,014 Restaurants in Toronto $$ - $$$ , Delicatessen, Kosher
356 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1S6, Canada
+1 416-500-3852
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
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“smoked meat” (168 reviews)
“latkes” (58 reviews)
“rye bread” (19 reviews)
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Canadian, Delicatessen, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
356 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1S6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

ON a beautiful Sunday, my family and I were cruising around Toronto and came upon this restaurant. I knew the business by its reputation and suggestion that this deli would be a good alternative for lunch. It is a nice corner neighbourhood deli. The staff...More

Thank Rick P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

5 of us went to Caplansky's for dinner and we had a great time. Even though they were out of a few things (which was disappointing), we all truly enjoyed our dinners. I had beef ribs which were out of this world, others had different...More

Thank RochTroubleshooter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was out with a friend in the neighborhood and stopped by for their Smoked Meat combo with latkes and my friend had the turkey club. Service was friendly and quick. The food was good, but I was somehow expecting more. Something in the flavours was...More

Thank CanAussie416
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

just spent 56 dollars on 3 of the worst sandwichs ever the smoked brisket which was like the smallest sandwich ever , the grilled salami , small salty as hell , and not good and the smoked turkey tasted like week old turkey , it...More

Thank FoodieDiner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This location was featured a TV show, You Gotta Eat Here, or something like that. What a huge disappointment. Service was ok. We ordered smoked meat sandwiches on rye bread, which is what they are apparently famous for and side orders of latkes. Meat was...More

Thank jmde60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the smoked meat sandwich with latkes, was reasonably priced and enjoyable, if you're nearby it's worth a visit, but not a must do place in Toronto.

Thank TheWaltons126
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The menu isn't terrific. It's less deli than a boring melange of a mishmash of food. If you want delis, go to Montreal or Boston or New York—or even Eltana in Seattle.

Thank don666
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for the knish but they were out. Stayed for the smoked meat sandwich, poutine and maple bacon donut. The meat and the poutine were flavourful and delicious. The donuts were okay, I really wanted to like them more. Will come back to get the...More

Thank Family-Adventures-R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice quiet place to rest and eat. Service was very good as well as the food. Prices are reasonable for Toronto.

Thank Kirby S
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Horrible..went with a friend so she could experience some good deli food..that didn't happen Horrible service First time in our 30 plus year friendship we didn't tip a dime

Thank Roxanne074
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 356 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1S6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-500-3852
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