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The Best Okonomiyaki in Toronto

The Best Okonomiyaki in Toronto

The Best Okonomiyaki in Toronto

There’s so much to love about okonomiyaki. This savoury pancake gets its name from the Japanese words okonomi (as you like it) and yaki (grilled), which combined, translates to grilled as you like it. From meat to seafood fillings and toppings beyond the usual moving bonito flakes and a slathering of Japanese mayo and okonomiyaki sauce, the possibilities and flavour combinations of this popular Japanese dish are endless.

Here are some of the best places for okonomiyaki in Toronto.

2 Irwin Ave

Koyoi

Koyoi

One of the grilled items at this Japanese restaurant near Yonge and Wellesley is their okonomiyaki. They also have an okonomiyaki-inspired hot dog topped with Japanese mayo, okonomiyaki sauce and bonito flakes.

5469 Yonge St

MeNami

MeNami

It’s not just udon at this spot near Yonge and Finch. They also have various Japanese tapas like their okonomiyaki that consists of bacon, squid, onions, cabbage, green onions, teriyaki sauce, mayo and bonito flakes.

The Best Okonomiyaki in Toronto

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The Best Okonomiyaki in Toronto

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There’s so much to love about okonomiyaki. This savoury pancake gets its name from the Japanese words okonomi (as you like it) and yaki (grilled), which combined, translates to grilled as you like it. From meat to seafood fillings and toppings beyond the usual moving bonito flakes and a slathering of Japanese mayo and okonomiyaki sauce, the possibilities and flavour combinations of this popular Japanese dish are endless.

Here are some of the best places for okonomiyaki in Toronto.