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butter tart or lemon squares in the downtown toronto area?

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alltummy Feb 19, 2009 01:57 PM

Hi- does anyone have a source for butter tart squares and/or lemon squares in the downtown toronto area? i am willing to travel as far west as etobicoke if need be.....
thanks very much!

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  1. Full tummy RE: alltummy Feb 19, 2009 02:01 PM

    Sorry it's not downtown, but Flaky Tart on Mt. Pleasant, south of Eglinton, has excellent butter tarts. You could try Senses for lemon squares or tarts.

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      alltummy RE: Full tummy Feb 19, 2009 02:04 PM

      thanks- i'll give Senses a shot, although i don't think i will make it to Flaky tart this weekend.

      and whoops, sorry, i just noticed there was recently a post on lemon squares. if anyone has other ideas on lemon squares, or ideas on butter tart squares that would be great!

    2. ChalkBoy RE: alltummy Feb 20, 2009 03:28 AM

      Miss Cora's on Kensington.

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        alltummy RE: ChalkBoy Feb 20, 2009 07:25 AM

        wow- that place looks great- but do you know if they have stuff other than what is on their menu? because menu doesn't say that they have either butter tarts or lemon squares...
        thanks!

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          ChalkBoy RE: alltummy Feb 20, 2009 09:51 AM

          Cora's butter tarts are right by the front door. $2 each last time I had one although some of their prices have increased since they opened. Not sure about lemon squares. Excellent pizza squares on Iranian flatbread, tho.

          Sweet Bliss on Queen East near Jones (?) has good butter tarts, too. Bigger and $3 IIRC.

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