Delica Kitchen has been tempting the uptown lunch crowd for over three years now. Sitting pretty near Yonge and St. Clair, this shrine to wholesome eats is Devin Connell’s first solo foray into the food biz. Inside, rows of freshly made sandwiches and daily soups are perfect for grabbing and going.">

Toronto’s Best Sandwiches: Delica Kitchen’s take on the ham and Swiss



Published:

Ham and swiss... and pear and Dijon and aïoli (Image: Karolyne Ellacott)

Delica Kitchen has been tempting the uptown lunch crowd for over three years now. Sitting pretty near Yonge and St. Clair, this shrine to wholesome eats is Devin Connell’s first solo foray into the food biz. Inside, rows of freshly made sandwiches and daily soups are perfect for grabbing and going.

We fell for the Parisienne ($8.85). Stacking layers of The Butcher Shoppe’s smoked ham, along with thin slices of gruyère and slivers of Bartlett pear, the sandwich is finished with a smear of Dijon mustard and a touch of garlic aïoli. Everything is tucked into Ace Bakery’s white flute bread — which is made specifically for Delica Kitchen.

For those who need to end on a sweet note, dessert options include regular and wheat-free donuts from Paulette’s, the Leslieville eatery devoted to slightly more devilish fare. The spiced maple walnut ($2.75) is our favourite.

Delica Kitchen, 1440 Yonge St., 416-546-5408

For more of Toronto’s best sandwiches, check out our Pinterest page

 

Edit Module

Follow us on Twitter @PostCity for more on what to eat, where to shop and what to do in Toronto.

Edit ModuleShow Tags

You may also like...

Italian Consulate General and Buca are launching a dinner series featuring Michelin-starred chefs

Italian Consulate General and Buca are launching a dinner series featuring Michelin-starred chefs

Chef Massimo Bottura will be in Toronto for a three-day visit, including a dinner at Buca Yorkville.
Posted 23 hours ago
Lunch Pick: Cheese and spinach waffles from Lady Marmalade

Lunch Pick: Cheese and spinach waffles from Lady Marmalade

The cheddar and spinach waffles at Lady Marmalade have just the right amount of decadence.
Posted 1 day ago
First Draught: Award-winning Great Lakes Karma Citra now at the LCBO

First Draught: Award-winning Great Lakes Karma Citra now at the LCBO

Great Lakes Brewery's Karma Citra is a rare Ontario beer good enough to attract a lineup. It's now available at the LCBO in limited quantity.
Posted 2 days ago
Restaurant Review: NAO Steakhouse, Khabouth and Harji’s glamorous new steak house

Restaurant Review: NAO Steakhouse, Khabouth and Harji’s glamorous new steak house

Executive chef Stuart Cameron and Charles Khabouth have joined with Hanif Harji to open Nao Steakhouse at 90 Avenue Rd. where Boba was.
Posted 2 days ago
Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleEdit Module