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Eat & Drink

Toronto Restaurant Openings: Pizzeria Oro di Napoli, Nice Pan, Boil King, Nodo, Ricarda's, Canis, Tabule

Posted by Liora Ipsum / July 28, 2016

tabule torontoToronto 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.

  • Pizzeria Oro di Napoli has opened in the Mimico area at 2312 Lakeshore Blvd. W. There's Neapolitan pizza, fresh pasta and other Italian faves on the menu.
  • When it comes to Thai-style rolled ice cream, Kensington Market is on a roll. Find Nice Pan at 247 Augusta Ave.
  • Cory Vitiello's chicken and salad joint Flock has opened another location at 175 Bloor St. East.
  • Parlor Foods at 333 King St. West has been replaced by Boil King, a new seafood and oyster bar.
  • Find Nodo's new location in Hillcrest Village at 794 St. Clair Ave. West.
  • Ricarda's, a new restaurant, bakery and cafe at 134 Peter St., celebrates its grand opening on Sunday, July 31.

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The top 21 milkshakes in Toronto by neighbourhood

Posted by Liora Ipsum / July 27, 2016

milkshakes torontoMilkshakes in Toronto aren't exclusively a summertime treat; they're good year-round at ice cream parlours, diners and burger joints. From classics flavours like strawberry and vanilla to vegan alternatives and epic interpretations, these shakes are sure to satisfy.

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

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The Best Cinnamon Buns in Toronto

Posted by Liora Ipsum / July 27, 2016

cinnamon buns torontoThe best cinnamon buns in Toronto might make your teeth ache, but heavenly scent of cinnamon, butter and sugar will draw you in, reminding you why these sweet treats are one of the most beloved baked goods.

Here are the best cinnamon buns in Toronto.

You can now eat BBQ by the beach in Toronto

Posted by Liora Ipsum / July 27, 2016

Cherry Street Barbeque TorontoPit-smoked specialties are on the menu at this newly opened BBQ joint near the beach. Find meat, meat and more meat slow smoked along with cocktails and beer (something neither Adamson's or J&J's can offer).

Read my profile of Cherry Street Bar-B-Que in the restaurants section.
Eat & Drink

The top 10 food events in Toronto this August

Posted by Liora Ipsum / July 26, 2016

food events torontoToronto is flush with food events in August. The calendar is already full of festivals devoted to sweets, Caribbean eats, craft brews, vegan fare and Pan-American delicacies. Save your appetite because it's going to be a delicious month.

Here are my picks for the top food events in Toronto this August.

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The Best Omakase in Toronto

Posted by Liora Ipsum / July 25, 2016

Omakase TorontoThe best omakase in Toronto leaves the destiny of your dinner to the chef. In contrast to impersonal AYCE dinners, omakase isn't about stuffing yourself with food. Instead, trust the the itamae to deliver a curated meal featuring fresh fish and seasonal ingredients.

Here is the list of the best omakase in Toronto.
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