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The Best Jamaican Patties in Toronto

Posted by Liora Ipsum / October 21, 2015

jamaican patties torontoThe best Jamaican patties in Toronto come straight from the source, made fresh at bakeries and restaurants across the city that bake turmeric-stained pastries stuffed with savoury fillings. While beef patties (spicy or mild) might be most popular, you'll also find plenty of patties in this city stuffed with everything from chickpeas or callaloo to salt fish, jerk pork and curry goat.

These are the best Jamaican patties in Toronto.

Randy's

Randy's

This takeout shop at Eglinton and Oakwood has been in business since 1979 baking beef, chicken, veggie, and ackee & codfish patties encased in a crispy, flaky pastry. Single patties sell for a $1.40 (or $2.50 for Ackee & Cod). More »

Allan's Pastry Shop

Allan's Pastry Shop

Above and beyond the usual beef, veggie and chicken patties, the curry goat patties stuffed with minced goat, finely chopped onions and potatoes are a house favourite at this Scarborough restaurant. Individual patties sell for $1.09 each. More »

Michidean

Michidean

Also known as Ja Patty, this wholesaler on Birchmount at 14th is the place to stock up on patties by the dozen. Choose from veggie, beef, or chicken patties available for purchase by the box for $9. More »

Tinnel's

Tinnel's

Tinnel's spicy beef patties laced with scotch bonnet peppers are a favourite at four outlets throughout the GTA. The signature Jamaican patties come in chicken, veg, mild or spicy beef and are sold for just a dollar and a quarter. More »

Tastee

Tastee

For a fresh, flakey snack, try this patty purveyor with three locations in the GTA. $1.10 buys a choice of chicken, beef, or veggie patties hot from the oven, or stock up on frozen patties for take home. More »

Caribbean Queen of Patties

Caribbean Queen of Patties

The stalwart near Lansdowne Station bakes fresh patties from scratch on site. Look forward to savoury fillings including beef, chicken, and veggie varieties sold for $1.50 each. More »

Patty King

Patty King

You're likely familiar with the Patty King product, you'll find it glowing under heat lamps and grocers and cafeterias across the GTA. Get them fresh at this bakery and outlet in Scarborough where you'll find the usual mild or spicy beef, chicken and veg varieties for sale. More »

Patties Express

Patties Express

This takeout counter on Elm St. is positioned perfectly for Ryerson students to take advantage of a cheap lunch. The half moon pastries are offered with chicken and vegetable fillings, but the house favourite is the beef encased in minced meat and runny gravy. Single patties sell for $1.89. More »

Allwyn's

Allwyn's

Come for the delicious Jerk chicken, stay for the patties at this Caribbean bakery and takeout counter on Underhill Drive. Beef, chicken, and vegetable patties are big on flavour and sell for $1.50 each. More »

Fahmee Bakery

Fahmee Bakery

Spicy beef, mild beef, chicken, and veggie patties are the main attraction at this Scarborough bakery. Order individual patties for $1.42 each or have them sandwiched between the signature coco bread. More »

Pattie World

Pattie World

It's well worthwhile to seek out this bakery and patty wholesaler tucked into an commercial complex on Guided Court near Martin Grove and Steeles. While this place mostly deals in mass orders, they do retail single patties to the public. Get classic beef or chicken patties for $1.25 or callaloo with salt fish for $2.10. More »

Patty Time

Patty Time

Occupying a small storefront in a Lawrence East stripmall, this Caribbean joint sells golden yellow turnovers stuffed with moist, seasoned beef or chicken for $1.75 each or by the dozen for $15. More »

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