An empanada is a type of baked or fried turnover made of a pastry and a filling. These treats, which come both sweet and savoury, are common in many Latin American countries.
Whether you already knew what they were or not, you’re undoubtedly looking for a great place to get some mouth-watering empanadas now, so here are some of the best spots in Brampton to find them.
Empanada Spot – 5 Ardglen Drive
This family owned business has great empanadas such as beef, spicy beef, chicken, cheeseburger and many more. Plus, they also have some great desserts from dulce de leche to strawberry and banana cheesecake, cookies, and cakes, too.
Segovia Coffee Company – 46 Main Street North
Another family-owned business that has some awesome empanadas. This place, as the name suggests, specializes in coffee, so you can get a real pick-me-up and a meal at the same time. They also have cookies, cheesecake, and other treats as well.
La Favorita Latin Food Market – 18 Queen Street West
This small Latin food store offers Colombian and Argentinian varieties of empanadas. La Favorita has a bunch of different Latin groceries if you are looking for special ingredients, and finally — they also have treats like churros with dulce de leche. You really can’t go wrong.