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Kintaro Izakaya


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$15 - $50
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Sponsored by: Kintaro Izakaya

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Gem on Church street
1. Gem on Church street
"Everything about this restaurant far exceeded our expectations ."
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2. Best Izakaya!
2. Best Izakaya!
"The atmosphere was cozy with excellent services"
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3. Amazing food and service!
3. Amazing food and service!
"Kintaro is phenomenal. It is the best izakaya I've been to"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for a great place for grill Japanese skewers in TO after experiencing then in Tokyo. The beef tataki was amazing, and the skewers were very good. The king oysters weren’t great but the pork belly and bacon wrapped rice sticks were delicious....More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank drmarvin2k5
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Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best izakaya place I have visited in Toronto area. Izakaya should be about grilled stuff. A lot of other so called izakaya place offers more sushi, salad udon than grilled stuff which I think is off the path. This place...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed May 9, 2019

Visited on a rainy Monday night, yet there are more patrons than I expected. Food are good and taste quite authentic. I would come again.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank tarepanday
Reviewed March 9, 2019

Came here for dinner recently and was impressed with the food. The beef udon was flavourful. Also enjoyed the sushi and maki rolls.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ATravelingSushi
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Always delicious and adventurous food. A local gem that is better than most izakayas in the neighborhood. Servers are all very nice and attentive. Compared to the competition, I find their prices quite reasonable. I try to go at least once a month for a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Frances M
Reviewed August 29, 2018

A very good Japanese choice on Church. The atmosphere is also very Japanese. The food is fresh and welll prepared.

Date of visit: August 2018
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

I'm a New Yorker who has been eating sushi for over 45 years and this place comes in first. Sort of stumbled upon it on a walk with my daughter. You must go here if you can get a seat.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Creetyuk
Reviewed June 3, 2018

This is how it's done. Fresh, fresh ingredients, a creative menu, impeccable service, and delicious food. And, frankly, a very lovely atmosphere. And moderately priced!! Right in the middle of the frenetic Wellesley village- perfect for getting to a show on time, or just staying...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Waiter very attentive, food arrived fast and it was all very tasty and good. Can recommend the restaurant. Had a sushi combo and sashimi

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank simon_bln
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

40th wedding anniversary, of course we celebrated in Kintaro eating our hearts out!!! The services are always welcomingly warm and friendly. The foods are wonderfully fresh, amazingly delicious and reasonably priced. With steeled concentration, we zero in ordering and devouring our favourites... Goma ae.... Ebi...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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