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Hansen's Danish Pastry Shop

#131 of 217 Dessert in Toronto#2,322 of 7,942 Places to Eat in Toronto
€€ - €€€, European,
1017 Pape Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4K 3V8, Canada
+1 416-425-8877
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
10 Sep 2018
“Best Butter Tarts!”
17 Feb 2018
“Butter tarts”
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Danish, European, Canadian, Scandinavian
€€ - €€€
1017 Pape Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4K 3V8, Canada
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

I dropped by here on the recommendation of some friends and was not disappointed! The butter tarts are incredible. They are perfect and you can get them with pecans if you want but I opted for the classic plain. Incredible! I only got the butter...More

Thank HungryTarHeel
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Their homestyle butter tarts are just the best! The pastry is handmade, not like the shells in the little silver cup. Their ladyfinger cookies are good, too. They’re dipped in sprinkles, which my children love. The Apple kringle is so good and always fresh. Been...More

Thank SeaofCyn
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I was walking along Pape this morning and nothing much was open. Then we saw the Danish Bakery. They had so many lovely cookies and pies and tarts and and and! lol So we got an Egg Tart, a Blueberry Scone and a Chelsea loaf...More

Thank lauriepoirier
Reviewed 8 September 2017

An interesting experience for Toronto's multicultural culinary scene. This place focuses on danishes and other baked goods. Not necessarily entirely authentic, but a fun place to poke around for different sweet breakfast or dessert treats.

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We travel 50 km to get they're pastries but the danishes are not the real Danish pastries any more. Someone made a strategic huge error in changing the recipe. I'm sure I'm not the only one that has noticed. Stick to butter,stick to what is...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Delicious cookies, tarts, cakes etc at this bakery which had been in the same location for 50 years. Friendly staff and good service. Show up in the final hour before close and save on tax!

Thank Mary-KathrynB7
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I love this place. V wonderful local bakery specializing in many delectable treats and sweets. The Danishes are awesome but so is everything. They have wonderful and inexpensive and fresh cream pies. Try it you'll love it!!!

Thank Steph_K_11
Reviewed 14 June 2016

This is a small-ish bakery (Pape location) but has not only the basics (breads, buns) but sweet treats of all kinds, and a little bit of Danish food. You will find all the usual suspects (danishes, Nanaimo bars, meat pies) plus there are treats here...More

Thank Yorweerd
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Best Danish pastry shop in Toronto and surrounding area. Well worth the drive if you don't live in the city. Call ahead and order authentic kringle and pick up a bunch packaged for the freezer. Seriously this is the best!!!

Thank Yvonner8r
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Before I go to visit my friend I always stop in to get us a delicious treat to have with our coffee. If I don't I get a less than enthusiastic welcome!

Thank edithann2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Danish, European, Canadian, Scandinavian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1017 Pape Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4K 3V8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > East York
  • Neighbourhood: East York
  • Phone Number: +1 416-425-8877
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