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The Best Fish Tacos in Toronto

The best fish tacos in Toronto are located at restaurants around the city. Whether you favour deep fried Baja-style fish or delicately grilled varieties, you'll find fish tacos starring on menus at taquerias, tequila bars and seafood restaurants.

Here are the best fish tacos in Toronto.



Seven Lives
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Seven Lives

This Kensington Market taqueria specializes in SoCal and Tijuana-style seafood topped tortillas. There's Baja-style fried mahi-mahi available, but the real winners are the black pepper marlin tacos and the Gobanador, comprising smoked tuna, grilled shrimp and cheese.

La Carnita (John St.)
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La Carnita (John St.)

In Cod We Trust is among the all-time menu faves at this mini-chain. Pickled red cabbage and tart green apple spill over a crispy fried fillet of battered cod on a flour tortilla. Spicy Voltron sauce and cooling lime crema are generously applied on top and it's all finished with sprigs of fresh cilantro.


Tacos 101
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Tacos 101

This tiny taco bar on Dundas East is the perfect place to grab a quick bite. The battered cod tacos are especially good and feature crispy fish topped with crunchy cabbage, mango salsa, pico de gallo and chipotle aioli. Order take-away or just mow down at the counter.


Playa Cabana
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Playa Cabana

Baja-style tacos de pescado at this Dupont taqueria feature the catch of the day, either deep fried in a Tecate-cerveza batter or grilled over on an open flame. Served in trios, the white fish tacos come topped with shredded cabbage, radish and crema.


Grand Electric
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Grand Electric

The solid roster of tacos at this Parkdale restaurant includes the crowd favourite Baja fish. Drizzled with crema and loaded with cabbage slaw and fresh julienned radish, these tacos pair perfectly with tequila cocktails.

Mad Mexican
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Mad Mexican

There are two types of fish tacos at this Baby Point eatery. Go Guerrero-style for grilled cod tacos topped with salsa verde, Napa slaw, pico and house sour cream, or opt for Ensenada-style tacos with lightly battered white fish (or shrimp), cabbage, jicama and arbol aioli.



Campechano
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Campechano

Pescado tacos here start with scratch-made, pressed-to-order blue corn masa tortillas. Deep-fried fillets of branzino land on top these ultra fresh tortillas and are topped with chipotle salsa and cabbage.

Wilbur Mexicana
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Wilbur Mexicana

The salsa bar and hot sauce collection are the top attractions at this fast-casual taco joint on King West. Order the beer battered mahi-mahi tacos with cabbage, pico de gallo and chipotle crema on a corn tortilla and then make it as hot as you dare.


El Caballito
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El Caballito

This raucous tequila bar on King West serves up grilled rainbow trout tacos dressed with chipotle mayo, tangy pickled green apples, cabbage slaw and crispy cilantro on a soft flour tortilla. They taste even better at their outdoor El Patio during the summer.

The Best Fish Tacos in Toronto


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