10 all-Canadian dishes to eat on Canada Day in Toronto

Jun 29 2018, 2:03 pm

Oh Canada cake from Nadege

Canada Day



A birthday cake fit for our country on its 151st! Consider this sweet treat as the perfect ending to a day of backyard barbecuing, beer drinking, and firework-watching.

Address: 780 Queen Street West, Toronto
Phone: 416-203-2009

Address: 1099 Yonge Street, Toronto
Phone: 416-968-2011

Address: The PATH, Richmond Adelaide Centre, Toronto
Phone:  416-350-2014

Address: Yorkdale Mall, 3401 Dufferin Street, Toronto
Phone: 416-789-2016

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The Hogtown Sandwich from Rashers

rashers peameal


Peameal bacon on a bun is Toronto’s signature sandwich and no one does it better than this all-bacon eatery. Have it stacked high and dressed to order with egg and cheese, or simply house-made ale mustard.

Address: 948 Queen Street East, Toronto
Phone: 416-710-8220

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Birthday Beavertails from Beavertails



Beavertails is ready to party with these limited eh-dition birthday-themed pastries on the menu all summer long.

Address: 45 Queens Quay West, Toronto
Phone: 416-360-8245

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Strawberry vanilla soft serve from Butter Baker

 soft serve


This red and white soft serve ice cream swirl, flavoured like strawberry and vanilla, is a pretty and patriotic treat available this long weekend.

Address: 120 Dundas Street West, Toronto
Phone: 416-971-8686

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Nanaimo Cups from Bake Shoppe

Nanaimo cups


The sweet shop on College has made nostalgic treats its niche. These single-serving Nanaimo bars are perfect for people who can’t trust themselves not to eat the whole tray.

Address: 859 College Street, Toronto
Phone: 416-916-2253

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Canada Cupcakes from Dlish

Canada Day cupcakes


Satisfy your sweet tooth with these festive cupcakes topped with a maple leaf.

Address: 833 Queen Street West, Toronto
Phone: 416-925-3535

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The Canadiana from Shamrock Burgers

shamrock burger


Canada on a bun! This burger will satisfy multiple cravings at once. It starts with a beef patty and then gets layered up with BBQ pulled pork, peameal bacon, bacon bacon, caramelized, AND poutine.

Address: 6109 Kingston Road, Scarborough
Phone: 416-282-0121

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Canada Day doughnuts from Tim Hortons

Tim Hortons Canada Day doughnut



The iconic, Canadian-born coffee chain has launched this Canada Day doughnut in advance of Canada’s 151st birthday. And, it actually looks pretty good.

Address: Locations across Canada

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Poutine from Nom Nom Nom Poutine

nom nom nom poutine toronto


Indulging on Canada Day would not be complete without this iconic Canadian comfort food comprising fries, curds, and gravy.

Address:  707 Dundas Street West, Toronto
Phone: 647-636-0707

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Caesar cocktails at a restaurant across Toronto


Considered as Canada’s national cocktail, there’s no shortage of excellent Caesar cocktails to be had in Toronto. Check out our round-up featuring some of the best takes on Caesar cocktails in Toronto.

Address:  Restaurants, bars, brunch places, and patios everywhere.