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Little Bavaria Restaurant

$$ - $$$
German, Austrian, European, Central European
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3222 Eglinton Ave E | Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario M1J 2H6, Canada
+1 416-261-7016
16:00 - 21:30
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Toronto, Canada
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a family owned and operated restaurant that has been in business for over 20 years in this location, and the service is attentive and friendly. The food is very good in authentic German style. The schnitzels are always excellent with very good red cabbage and sauerkraut and fried potatoes. Although we have been here several times we have... More 

Thank SueO_MikeG
Toronto, Canada
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94 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

This is a neighborhood gem in Scarborough. If you like schnitzel and beer you have to come here! I believe most of the meals start off with a soup or garden salad. We always get the soup because it's really good. This time we had the cream of vegetable soup and it was so delicious! You are also provided a... More 

Thank Joanne F
Toronto, Canada
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180 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

This is a family operated restaurant - husband, wife, daughter, nephew. The owners have an interesting background being of Indian decent from Germany. They operated a restaurant in Germany. Their experience showed in the varied menu of schnitzel & other German specialities. I started with the soup which was a sort of egg drop. It was very tasty. I had... More 

Thank HCR2848
Oakville, Canada
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

I was really looking forward to trying this little restaurant. The schniztel was fine and lots to choose from, but the spaztle was inedible. I don't know what happened to it, but it had not been freshly made and it smelled like it had been in rancid oil. The chef came out to apologize, which was nice - but he... More 

Thank Cleyta
Toronto, Canada
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1,396 reviews
777 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Little Bavaria is the best place for schnitzels and south German food generally that I know. Most of your group had schnitzels of varying description; my wife and I had Rindsrouladen. Mains come complete with soup or salad, potatoes or Spaetzle, red cabbage or sauerkraut, and are very good value. There is a small selection of good German beers. The... More 

1 Thank operalover939
Jacksonville, Florida
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Whenever I travel to Toronto to visit family, I make a special point of visiting this neighbourhood restaurant. Owned by a family who spent many years in Germany, this unassuming little spot serves up large, delicious portions of German specialties. You won't be disappointed.

1 Thank TravlCanalien
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Excellent meal overall. Like most german restaurants they serve a salad and rye bread with butter which are ok. But then the main meal comes and it is excellent. The schnitzel was outstanding, huge piece, well cooked and very tasty. The red cabbage was just like my mother used to make it. The spatzel noodles and home fried potatoes are... More 

Thank 7continentsTO
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54 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

The best schnitzel i have had since i was in Germany! Very good apple strudal and red cabbage as well!

1 Thank Cassandra S
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

We've been going to Little Bavaria for years whenever we get a hankering for schnitzel. The food is always good.

2 Thank CurlerB
Brighton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

For me,coming from Germany, the owner of this Culinary Heaven Johnny brings a tuch of Germany right into the heart of Scarborough. Check out Oktoberfest,and a definite must during the World Cup of Soccer. The food is to die for,the staff is friendly and professional. Try it you'll like it. Guten Appetit. Your Foody Friend, Chef Paul.

1 Thank ChefPaul1955

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
German, Austrian, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3222 Eglinton Ave E | Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario M1J 2H6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Scarborough
  • Neighbourhood: Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +1 416-261-7016

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Scarborough

Neighbourhood Profile
Situated astride Lake Ontario, Scarborough is a district heavily influenced by immigration. With a number of low-rent shopping and dining options making it a highly affordable part of town, and boasting one of Toronto's largest shopping malls, the otherwise green suburban neighborhood is a good place to go for bargains and discounts. It also draws in photographers. The spires, archways, and cavernous rooms of the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir Palace are filled with breathtaking art, architecture, and detailed reliefs – it’s like entering a different world, The ruins of columns and installation art at the Guild Inn makes a free-for-all exploration site, while the big-name draw for young photographers is the menagerie at the Toronto Zoo. While many visitors shirk Scarborough as too suburban, its houses are some of Toronto's most mystical and haunting architectural beauties. And for adventure lovers, it has river-rafting and some unique hiking trails.
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