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Square-Boy Drive-In

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875 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
(416) 461-2571
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Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Takeout

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Value...

This time I had the souvlaki in a pita for $4.50. Very filling, great taste, great value. Perfect for a fast lunch and a walk along The Danforth.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 11, 2015
MaryWheeler
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Winnipeg, Canada
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Winnipeg, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

This time I had the souvlaki in a pita for $4.50. Very filling, great taste, great value. Perfect for a fast lunch and a walk along The Danforth.

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Toronto, Canada
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38 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is my favourite fast-food restaurant of all time. It's a crowded local joint and the first clue to the quality is the queue. There is always a line-up - cops, fireman and locals waiting to order. Square Boy has seating and is licensed - cheap bottled beer and I think there is wine on the menu, but I've never... More 

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35 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I'm so happy to see Square Boy is still open. I frequented that place until about 12 years ago when I moved away. I just had a chance to stop in again and it was as good as I remember. Good simple diner food. 👍 thumbs up Square Boy.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I had the burger, fries and pop combo for $4.75. Very tasty. A decent patio on the front. Lots of locals eat here.

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New England
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72 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

This restaurant is a family tradition for us. Having grown up in the area, we would occasionally get take out on a Friday night to go along with movie night. The two items we purchased were the chicken kebab on a pita (5 stars) and the cheeseburgers. The cheeseburger deal came with fries and a soda for $5.50...... Honest!!!! Delicious... More 

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Guelph, Ontario, Canada
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55 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Very delicious, perfectly grilled and succulent souvlakis on a thick, soft pita and with a garlic tzatziki sauce I could pour on everything! Wonder if they sell it by the litre? At lunch time, it's almost impossible to find parking and be prepared to wait, because the line can go out the door. But they are fast and efficient and... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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362 restaurant reviews
188 helpful votes 188 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I hadn't been to square boys in over 15 years when they actually served square hamburgers. Today their basic prepared burger is under 4 oz. ( a bit thin) at $3.00, but I had a combo banquet burger, fries, canned Pepsi and a gravy for $6.05 plus .78 tax.. For heartier appetites try their home made burger ..close to 8... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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57 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Great value. Quick service. Yummy greasy spoon Greek diner food.. And on rare occasions you may actually get a smile from the counter staff. I have the souvlaki on a pita every time I go.

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Toronto, Canada
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138 reviews 138 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

I was expecting a small hamburger, but this place offers great value. I was filled with their massive banquet burger which tasted great. It was fresh and it was really cheap $5. The place has some retro seating inside and a patio outdoors. I had always passed by this place over the years since I was really young, but today... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013 via mobile

Came back almost 1 year later. Still awesome food at great prices. Consistent. That says it all. Great job boys!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 875 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto
  • Phone Number: (416) 461-2571

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Greek, Canadian

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