Toronto is the capital of Ontario, Canada. It’s one of the most culturally diverse cities in the world, and it’s reflected in its food! Check out the dishes and restaurants you need to try when you visit this metropolis according to Andrew Zimmern as detailed in his show, Delicious Destinations.

DISH –  Char Siu

WHAT IS IT?

Roasted marinated pork. It’s a Cantonese dish popular in both Hong Kong and Guangzhou. Chinese immigrants made it popular in Toronto.

WHERE TO FIND IT?

King’s Noodle Restaurant

296 Spadina Ave, Toronto, ON M5T 2E7, Canada https://goo.gl/maps/Rpt4n68ZFq1auLz97

READ MORE: GET THESE 8 HONG KONG CHINESE FOOD; YOU WON’T REGRET IT!

DISH –  Lobster Moutain – Delicious Destinations Toronto

WHAT IS IT?

Here’s another Cantonese-style dish: this tower of fried breaded and seasoned lobster is topped with green onions and sliced lettuce.

WHERE TO FIND IT?

Fishman Lobster Clubhouse Restaurant 魚樂軒

4020 Finch Ave E, Scarborough, ON M1S 3T6, Canada https://goo.gl/maps/3BNXVuC1EtVTazim8

DISH –  Roti

WHAT IS IT?

Mix of chicken meat, sliced vegetables with herbs and spices wrapped in roti (bread). There are plenty of versions of this dish around the world but this one has Jamaican influences.

WHERE TO FIND IT?

The Real Jerk Restaurant

842 Gerrard St E, Toronto, ON M4M 1Y7, Canada https://goo.gl/maps/DZpdziAUN1xudbLT6

READ MORE: TRADITIONAL JAMAICAN FOOD: A DELICIOUS, UNIQUE TREAT

DISH –  Chicken Tikka

WHAT IS IT?

Boneless chicken cooked with yogurt, spices and tomato sauce grilled in traditional clay oven. Yes, it is an Indian dish!

WHERE TO FIND IT?

Tich

2314 Lake Shore Blvd W, Etobicoke, ON M8V 1B5, Canada https://goo.gl/maps/P7xKwxW1g4VCfdwd6

DISH –  Peameal Bacon Sandwich – Delicious Destinations Toronto

WHAT IS IT?

A stack of thinly cut and grilled cornmeal bacon in a bun.

WHERE TO FIND IT?

Carousel Bakery

93 Front St E, Toronto, ON M5E 1C3, Canada https://goo.gl/maps/rqPHMmabKg9AxRYr9

DISH –  Butter Tart

WHAT IS IT?

Sweet pastry shell called tart with a mixture of sugar, butter, corn syrup and egg filling. The English ancestry of this city shows in this very classic dessert.

WHERE TO FIND IT?

Leah’s

621 St Clair Ave W, Toronto, ON M6C 1A7, Canada https://goo.gl/maps/akn575eEZpdpzLX59

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