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Announcements

New ice cream shop opens beside Trinity Bellwoods

Posted by Liora Ipsum / May 21, 2015

Scoop Shop TorontoLook out Bang Bang, there's a new source for ice cream sandwiches ready to duel it out for summer line-ups. This all natural ice cream parlour just north of Trinity Bellwoods is scooping out flavours like Ontario strawberry and vegan cashew milk ice creams, which can be had in a cup, cone, cookie sandwich, and more.

Read my profile of Scoop Shop in the restaurants section.
Eat & Drink

Toronto Restaurant Openings: Booyah, Origination, Patchmon's Thai Desserts, Yutaka, The Wickson Social

Posted by Liora Ipsum / May 21, 2015

toronto restaurant openingsToronto Restaurant Openings highlights the latest restaurant openings and closings in Toronto and also gives a preview of what's coming soon. Find us here every Thursday morning.

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  • Booyah, a new ice cream parlour serving Kawartha Dairy ice cream and house made cookies is now open at 16 Vaughan Road.
  • Origination noodle house is now open in Chinatown at 421 Dundas St. West.
  • Patchmon's Thai Desserts is now open at 2463 Bloor Street West serving up colourful jasmine cakes, sweet coconut jellies, and taro custards.
  • Newly opened Japanese eatery, Yutaka is serving up sushi and robata at 157 Dundas St. West.

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Eat & Drink

The top 25 doughnuts in Toronto by neighbourhood

Posted by Liora Ipsum / May 20, 2015

doughnuts torontoDoughnuts of the Tim Horton's variety might be available on what seems like every corner in Toronto, but for fancy, gourmet variants and regional delicacies like churros, paczki or sufganiyot, there's nothing quite like your local bakery to get your fix.

Here are my picks for the top doughnut purveyors in Toronto by neighbourhood.

See also:

The Best Donuts in Toronto
The Best Churros in Toronto

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Announcements

Toronto's newest French restaurant has a global twist

Posted by Liora Ipsum / May 19, 2015

Concession RoadThe folks behind St. Clair West's modern Indian restaurant Pukka are at it again. This sophomore effort is a French restaurant that embraces classic preparations with some unexpected additions, like sashimi and fried chicken.

Read my profile of Concession Road in the restaurants section.
Eat & Drink

This Week on DineSafe: Amaya Express, Sakura Japanese, Noodle Bowl, Shox Billiards Lounge

Posted by Liora Ipsum / May 19, 2015

dinesafeThis week on DineSafe, Amaya Express lands on the naughty list - surprisingly it's not one of the usual locations that find appear here frequently. Speaking of repeat offenders, Annex eatery Sakura Japanese is back, having earned its fifth conditional pass in two years.

Here are a few more restaurants listed on DineSafe this week.

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Best of Toronto

The Best Farmers Markets in Toronto

Posted by Liora Ipsum / May 18, 2015

farmers markets torontoThe best farmers' markets in Toronto connect city dwellers directly with local growers and make it easy to enjoy delicious fruits, veggies and seasonal delicacies. Popping up weekly, these markets offer more than just groceries - you'll find everything from family friendly fun to live entertainment and street eats.

Here are the best farmers' markets in Toronto.

See also:

Farmers' markets in Toronto by day of the week
Winter farmers' markets in Toronto

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