Reliable Halibut and Chips on Queen Street East in Toronto has been a staple fish dish and diner in Leslieville since the 1940s.
Known by local folk for its delicious super-sized portions and the smell of malt vinegar that permeates through its walls onto the street, this hidden gem is the go-to restaurant when you’re starving and don’t have a whole lot of money to spend. But don’t expect a greasy spoon here. Reliable Halibut and Chips is clean, quaint and friendly and the poutine is also to die for.
An order of halibut (more fish than batter, deep fried in canola oil) and fresh-cut fries is just $12.99.
Reliable Halibut and Chips is located at 954 Queen Street East, Toronto.