e can’t think or discuss Canadian cuisine without mentioning poutine. Ever since the 1950s, it has become a staple part of the food scene in Canada. No matter which city you go to, there are always great poutine spots–and The 6ix is no exception. Which is why we’ve rounded up the top places where you can find the best poutines near me in Toronto.
Where to find the Best Poutine Near Me in Toronto:
Whether you are looking for a classic Canadian poutine with gravy and cheese curds, a vegetarian option or even a meat lovers poutine, you’ve come to the right place. Here are some of our favourite poutine spots in The 6ix that you NEED to check out.
Nom Nom Nom Poutine
1.Located at Scadding Court’s Market 707, this stall has gained popularity for its poutine. Its owner is Montrealer Marc Perreault, who moved to Toronto in 2008. The menu features poutines with varied toppings, including the traditional, bacon, smoked meat and more.
2.This BBQ smokehouse features poutine on their menu with different options for toppings. You can find their poutine doused in orange and white cheese curds, along with loaded gravy. Get your choice of pulled pork, beef brisket or baked beans.
Sea Witch Fish and Chips
3.You’ve heard of having chips with fish, but what about some poutine with your fish instead? Sub your regular fries for a serving of chips topped with cheese curds and beef gravy. You can also choose the fish to go with your poutine, like halibut, haddock or trout.
Holy Chuck Burgers
4.It isn’t just burgers that you can find at this joint, but a plate of good, old fashioned poutine as well. And if you want try something a little more fancy, you can choose to add white truffle mayo or even foie gras.
5.The burger spot does the traditional poutine like no other. Each serving comes with thick-cut fries, chunks of curds and loaded with gravy.
6.Along with a hearty breakfast meal, you can also find the A.M. Poutine at this restaurant. The dish consists of home fries with cheese curds with a topping of miso or hollandaise. There is also the option to add poached eggs, bacon and pulled pork.
The Enchanted Poutinerie
7.Ever wanted to try a unicorn themed poutine? Well, now you can. The dish comes with rainbow Quebec curds, layer with a multi-coloured gravy. Other items include Chicken Shawarma Poutine, Montreal Smoked Meat Poutine, Lobster Poutine and more.
8.With several locations across Toronto, Smoke’s Poutinerie is a staple for poutine lovers. Choose from a wide selection of dishes including: Canadian Pizza, Chicken Bacon Ranch, Veggie Deluxe and many more.