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The Best Smoked Meat Sandwiches in Toronto

The Best Smoked Meat Sandwiches in Toronto

The Best Smoked Meat Sandwiches in Toronto

Looking for the best smoked meat sandwich? Why drive all the way to Montreal when you can get your smoked meat sandwich fix right here in Toronto? That’s right! You can sink your teeth into a rye bread sandwich piled high with Montreal-style smoked meat and slathered with a generous serving of mustard without having to leave the city. In case you’ve never tried this classic Canadian deli meat before, it’s the product of using spices to salt and cure beef brisket, giving the sandwich its characteristically smoky and savoury flavour. Now if this isn’t a meat lovers’ dream, we don’t know what else is! Here are our picks for some of the best smoked meat sandwiches in Toronto.

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1

Zelden's Deli & Desserts

Zelden's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Zelden's Smoked Meat Sandwich

This place is taking smoked meat to a whole new level. Besides their classic smoked meat sandwich, they also have smoked meat spaghetti and smoked meat macaroni and cheese!

2

Fearless Meat

Fearless Meat's Montreal Smoked Meat Sandwich

Fearless Meat's Montreal Smoked Meat Sandwich

Bringing the smoked meat sandwich to The Beaches, this burger restaurant gets their smoked meat from Lester’s Deli in Montreal. Plus, the sandwich is only $5.99!

3

Montreal Delicatessen & Family Restaurant

Montreal Delicatessen's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Montreal Delicatessen's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Another Mississauga favourite for smoked meat sandwiches. The meat is thickly cut instead of the traditional thin slices.

4

Avenue Open Kitchen

Avenue's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Avenue's Smoked Meat Sandwich

This old-school diner serves up classic Canadian dishes including none other than the Montreal-style smoked meat sandwich. Available on rye bread or a kaiser roll.

5

Peter's On Eglinton

Peter's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Peter's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Located in Mississauga, this family-run restaurant specializes in American comfort food and deli meats. Their smoked meat is thinly sliced yet comes in heaping portions.

6

Pancer's Original Deli

Pancer's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Pancer's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Perfecting the art of deli sandwiches since 1957, the smoked meat sandwich is just one of the dishes to get here. The cured meats are thinly sliced and stacked high.

8

When The Pig Came Home

Smoked Meat Beef Cheeks

Smoked Meat Beef Cheeks

Thick slices of smoked meat really makes the difference at this delicatessen located in the Junction. They’re also home to the original $5 peameal sandwich.

9

Centre Street Deli

Mild Smoked Meat Sandwich

Mild Smoked Meat Sandwich

This hidden gem in Thornhill is a staple when it comes to Montreal-style smoked meat. They also specialize in authentic Jewish fare. 

10

SumiLicious Smoked Meat & Deli

SumiLicious' Smoked Meat Sandwich

SumiLicious' Smoked Meat Sandwich

Arguably the best smoked meat sandwich in Toronto. This place comes close to the famous Schwartz’s Deli in Montreal. After all, the owner did used to work there himself.

The Best Smoked Meat Sandwiches in Toronto

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The Best Smoked Meat Sandwiches in Toronto

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Looking for the best smoked meat sandwich? Why drive all the way to Montreal when you can get your smoked meat sandwich fix right here in Toronto? That’s right! You can sink your teeth into a rye bread sandwich piled high with Montreal-style smoked meat and slathered with a generous serving of mustard without having to leave the city. In case you’ve never tried this classic Canadian deli meat before, it’s the product of using spices to salt and cure beef brisket, giving the sandwich its characteristically smoky and savoury flavour. Now if this isn’t a meat lovers’ dream, we don’t know what else is! Here are our picks for some of the best smoked meat sandwiches in Toronto.

1

Zelden's Deli & Desserts

Zelden's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Zelden's Smoked Meat Sandwich

This place is taking smoked meat to a whole new level. Besides their classic smoked meat sandwich, they also have smoked meat spaghetti and smoked meat macaroni and cheese!

2

Fearless Meat

Fearless Meat's Montreal Smoked Meat Sandwich

Fearless Meat's Montreal Smoked Meat Sandwich

Bringing the smoked meat sandwich to The Beaches, this burger restaurant gets their smoked meat from Lester’s Deli in Montreal. Plus, the sandwich is only $5.99!

3

Montreal Delicatessen & Family Restaurant

Montreal Delicatessen's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Montreal Delicatessen's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Another Mississauga favourite for smoked meat sandwiches. The meat is thickly cut instead of the traditional thin slices.

4

Avenue Open Kitchen

Avenue's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Avenue's Smoked Meat Sandwich

This old-school diner serves up classic Canadian dishes including none other than the Montreal-style smoked meat sandwich. Available on rye bread or a kaiser roll.

5

Peter's On Eglinton

Peter's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Peter's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Located in Mississauga, this family-run restaurant specializes in American comfort food and deli meats. Their smoked meat is thinly sliced yet comes in heaping portions.

6

Pancer's Original Deli

Pancer's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Pancer's Smoked Meat Sandwich

Perfecting the art of deli sandwiches since 1957, the smoked meat sandwich is just one of the dishes to get here. The cured meats are thinly sliced and stacked high.

8

When The Pig Came Home

Smoked Meat Beef Cheeks

Smoked Meat Beef Cheeks

Thick slices of smoked meat really makes the difference at this delicatessen located in the Junction. They’re also home to the original $5 peameal sandwich.

9

Centre Street Deli

Mild Smoked Meat Sandwich

Mild Smoked Meat Sandwich

This hidden gem in Thornhill is a staple when it comes to Montreal-style smoked meat. They also specialize in authentic Jewish fare. 

10

SumiLicious Smoked Meat & Deli

SumiLicious' Smoked Meat Sandwich

SumiLicious' Smoked Meat Sandwich

Arguably the best smoked meat sandwich in Toronto. This place comes close to the famous Schwartz’s Deli in Montreal. After all, the owner did used to work there himself.