Go Greek with these moussaka dishes in Toronto

The Ottoman Empire sure knew how to eat! Moussaka is a traditional Greeek casserole that layers savoury ground beef, potato, eggplant and creamy béchamel sauce. Dig in to mouthfuls of this hearty Greek dish on the Danforth and beyond at these Toronto restaurants.

Mezzetta Restaurant and Tapas Bar

681 St Clair Ave W, Toronto, ON M6C 1A7

This St. Clair West restaurant and tapas bar is known for its Middle Eastern and Mediterranean sharing plates. Each appetizer-sized dish is priced at $3.75 and groups are encouraged to order multiple “mezzes” to enjoy together. The baked moussaka is a small minced beef and potato casserole covered in a potato sauce puree and topped with sliced tomatoes.

Soula's Modern Greek Cuisine

500A Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON M4K 1P6

Diners can nosh on an array of affordable Greek fare at this casual spot on the Danforth. The portions are generous, the service is friendly and the 20-person patio is a nice shady spot to enjoy classic moussaka. The hearty casserole (available in regular and vegetarian varieties) is made with eggplant, zucchini, potato and meat sauce baked with béchamel cream and served with a side salad.

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