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butter tart or lemon squares in the downtown toronto area?

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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. 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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    1. re: Full tummy

      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!

      1. re: ChalkBoy

        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!

        1. re: alltummy

          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.