Just Opened: Belly Buster Submarines on Bloor St. West

A Belly Buster submarine shop is now open in Etobicoke, at Bloor and Islington. The other Belly Buster locations in Toronto are uptown and downtown; this is the first in the west end of the city. Belly Buster is a family owned business established in 1974. The chain has gained a loyal following over the years for its fresh ingredients, quality meats and great value.

Belly Buster Opens Adjacent to Former Location of Orwell’s

You can see from this photo that Belly Buster’s in Etobicoke has opened up beside the former location of beloved local pub Orwell’s, which permanently closed last year after almost four decades in business. The owner of Orwell’s named it after the year it opened; back in 1984, George Orwell’s novel was a hot topic of conversation. It will be interesting to see what opens here next, as the space has now been leased.

Belly Buster Submarines at Bloor and Islington

The signature Belly Buster sandwich is roast beef and salami topped with mushrooms and gravy; $9.99 for a small, $13.39 for a large. 3371 Bloor St. West, Etobicoke.

One response to “Just Opened: Belly Buster Submarines on Bloor St. West”

  1. […] After nearly four decades in business, Etobicoke’s cherished bar Orwell’s closed its doors permanently last year, marking the end of an era that began in 1984. After reviewing the building permit number in the Status of Current Cannabis Retail Store Applications, it appears that Orwell’s is undergoing construction to become a location of Má Cannabis. It’s right next door to the recently opened Belly Buster. […]

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