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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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Good for:
Outdoor seating

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  • 7
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
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  • 0
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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
Most recent review
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
Good for:
  • Outdoor seating
  • Takeout
  • Late Night
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25 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Winnipeg, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 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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81 reviews 81 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 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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54 reviews 54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 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
23 helpful votes 23 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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85 reviews 85 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 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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94 reviews 94 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 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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371 reviews 371 reviews
354 restaurant reviews
180 helpful votes 180 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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127 reviews 127 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 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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128 reviews 128 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 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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155 reviews 155 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
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

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating

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