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Seven Lives

) #65 of 7,009 Restaurants in Toronto $ , Mexican, Seafood
69 Kensington Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2K2, Canada
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tacos” (120 reviews)
“baja fish” (10 reviews)
“mahi” (9 reviews)
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Contemporary, Mexican, Seafood, Fast Food
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69 Kensington Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2K2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 147 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is delicious. The restaurant is not in a great spot though, and you can't eat there. The tacos are 6$ each and it's well worth it. You will have to wait in line.

Thank Caroline D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tacos are excellent and prepared to order. The beef cheek was melt in your mouth and the two soft tacos can handle the overflowing toppings. Hot and very tasty. Hole in the wall location antedating area, but good friendly service.

Thank must_travel_soon_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tacos here are pretty good, mostly a variation on seafood, though there are other options available. Be prepared for a long line and probably having to take these to go as there is not much seating here (our standby place to eat in Kensington...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best tacos I have ever eaten. It was definitely worth the waiting. A must do when visiting Toronto!!

Thank Tijmen v
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

It would be Seven Lives. I'll leapfrog over reviews elsewhere that talk about the line and no place to sit. There. If it WERE a food truck you would expect that so approach this tasty storefront expecting little but delicious food. Stopping in on a...More

Thank UptownScribe
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

Long line ups but worth the wait. I recommend the Gobernador and the fish tacos. Not a eat-in restaurant.

Thank Siddhadvisor
Reviewed June 1, 2017

Lucky to arrive with short lineup and ordered a fish taco. It was very delicious with a nice mix of flavours. They are smart and double wrapped the taco. The location is great as you can sit outside on a bench and watch the street...More

Thank k b
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

The tacos were incredible! I highly recommend the fish, shrimp and chicken...they are very big so two per person was more than enough. Cash only so be prepared!

Thank Claudia D
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

Best tacos in the city cooked to order $6 tacos Every single taco is good my favourite which I must have every time is the Baja fish Line up is usually out the door Service is fast Worth the wait in line

Thank fiinechina
Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

Fish tacos are the bomb! Area was a little sketchy, that's how you know it will be good. The pork was good also but the fish is a must!

1  Thank bigredxo
Nearby
Chinatown
Toronto's main Chinatown has the honor of being the
largest in North America. Gaping down across Dundas
Street West and Spadina Avenue, the area is a
wonderful medley of shops and restaurants, busy signs
and bright red gates, a destination for foodie fun.
Chinatown's streets are always bustling, packed with
people and outdoor stalls hawking fresh produce and
products. The restaurants and authentic marketplaces
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Contemporary, Mexican, Seafood, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 Kensington Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2K2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Chinatown
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