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Kanpai

252 Carlton St, Toronto, Ontario M5A 2L1, Canada
+1 416-968-6888
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“bao” (5 reviews)
“fried chicken” (11 reviews)
“tapas” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Taiwanese
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$$ - $$$
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252 Carlton St, Toronto, Ontario M5A 2L1, Canada
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

So good. Best fried chicken I have had. Spicy rice,excellent cocktails, cool atmosphere. The beer taps have various knives on them. Pork belly was melt in your mouth.

Thank sambrown19
Reviewed 18 August 2018

How can one go wrong with $3 Jameson shots, 7 days a week, whatever time? Food is on point, love the open kitchen concept, decor leave you with a bunch to look at, music is not too loud, not too quiet and mostly old school...More

Thank flamemax
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

The food here is really tasty and the concept of Taiwanese tapas is great. We had the fried chicken which was flavorful, the sweet potato boa, and the killing me softly ramen noodle and chicken dish. We left very full and the service was great.

Thank Benjamin K
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Taiwanese street food is what you will find in this modern restaurant. A nice variety of food choices is to be had. My personal favourite is the “The Cabbage Patch Kids,” a very yummy combination of brussel sprouts and pork belly bits. The deep fried...More

Thank Kai-HT
Reviewed 26 April 2018

We had a good dinner enjoyed most dishes BUT they don't have any wine options other than 2 wines sold by the ounce. One red, one white... both from a box at $2.00 an ounce. So each glass was $14. Glasses were 7 ounces (maybe)...More

1  Thank YYZtraveler2
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We had dinner here recently - I've been wanting to try it for ages after it opened. Finally got around to it. Mixed opinions overall. The food had ups and down - most of the snacks we ordered were pretty good. The chicken however was...More

Thank Ryjones
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Taiwanese version of tapas or sharing plates. My parents and I, we ordered about 7 dishes and were properly stuffed at the end. The fried chicken is the flagship dish and definitely a great dish, but I differed from the rest of the table and...More

Thank TASlum
Reviewed 11 December 2017

The fried chicken is a must. The pork dumplings were nice, but I'd stay away from the shrimp tempura. Cozy atmosphere and it would be a nice spot in the summer when they can open up the windows.

Thank mol17345
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Came her for some snacks and will be back for a full dinner! Suggest you order the cauliflower appetizer and for sure get the chicken. Could have eaten it all by myself but sadly had to share. Service was great, staff very friendly. Top notch...More

Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 25 October 2017

My partner and I came for dinner here last night. They were extremely busy so service was a bit slow give that there were only two waitresses. The food was absolutely phenomenal and came out at a steady pace. Between two people it came to...More

Thank Sam K
Nearby
Downtown
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
...More
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Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 Carlton St, Toronto, Ontario M5A 2L1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-968-6888
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