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ER2 Feb 27, 2012 07:23 PM

Does anybody know where cooked and sliced beef tongue can be found? It's a dish I like from time to time but I can't recall having seen it anywhere recently.

  1. biggreenmatt Feb 28, 2012 08:08 AM

    Nortown certainly has it, as would any bigger Jewish or kosher-style deli worth its salt.

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      ER2 Feb 28, 2012 10:02 AM

      Many thanks for all your suggestions but I live "downtown" (Bloor/Yonge) and was hoping for an outlet more in that area. I don't drive but am happy to take the TTC. Anyway, thanks again.

      PS: I was looking to buy tongue rather than find it on a restaurant menu.

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        biggreenmatt Feb 28, 2012 10:25 AM

        Nortown is on Eglinton, just a short bus trip from Eglinton West station. Worth the trip.

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          flying101 Feb 28, 2012 10:26 AM

          Check out European meats b4 the close in April, I wouldn't be surprised if they carried it in their cold cut section (back counter).... Or just call them up [(416) 596-8691] and ask if they carry 'pickled tongue'.

      2. flying101 Feb 27, 2012 09:53 PM

        Centre Street Deli in Thornhill...
        Just about any 'jewish' style deli should have it on the menu... or in the meat counter for takeout.

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          pearlD Feb 28, 2012 06:47 AM

          I would try calling NORTOWN on Eglinton at Bathurst...not sure if they would have it but worth a try..also YITZ's Deli on Eglinton at Avenue Road, perhaps even KATZ'S Deli on Dufferin south of Yorkdale...Agree with 'flying 101' re Deli's as above...Since I live in midtown the places I mentioned are 'closer' to my house...

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          Helen Feb 27, 2012 08:29 PM

          Steeles Deli

          1. justsayn Feb 27, 2012 08:00 PM

            Caplansky. Some people have commented it is too soft, but I don't find it to be that way personally.

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              Vinnie Vidimangi Feb 27, 2012 07:31 PM

              Bistro Camino.

              1. elvisahmed Feb 27, 2012 07:29 PM

                Black Hoof has a Beef Tongue sandwich regularly.

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