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Announcements

Toronto gets a new tea-themed Asian snack bar

Posted by Liora Ipsum / May 29, 2016

Te TorontoThe newly opened snack bar is serving up tea-infused cocktails along with an eclectic line-up of Asian fusion snack food.

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

The 10 most indulgent burgers in Toronto

Posted by Liora Ipsum / May 28, 2016

Indulgent Burgers TorontoIndulgent burgers in Toronto sometimes come with a hefty price tag. Others let you devour an ungodly number of calories. These burgers are next level and feature premium toppings, like truffles or foie gras, or they're stacked so high that you'll barely be able to stretch your fingers around the bun.

Here are the most indulgent burgers in Toronto.

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Eat & Drink

The top 5 walk-up windows in Toronto

Posted by Liora Ipsum / May 28, 2016

walk-up windowsWalk-up windows are awesome and I wish Toronto had more of them. Whether you're grabbing a bite with your pooch or you're just super serious about perfecting your tan, these establishments will serve you without ever making you step inside.

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Announcements

Toronto gets its first dog cafe

Posted by Liora Ipsum / May 27, 2016

Tom and Sawyer TorontoPart pet store, part cafe, this new concept is totally unique. You'll find coffee for humans on the menu along with freshly prepared pet food, treats and other essentials for all your favourite family members.

Read my profile of Tom & Sawyer in the services section.
Eat & Drink

Toronto is getting a new chocolate factory

Posted by Liora Ipsum / May 27, 2016

chocolate factoryToronto already has a few chocolate factories but now one of the city's most famous purveyors has big plans for expansion.

SOMA Chocolatemaker, currently with retail locations on King West and in the Distillery District is shutting its cocoa bean lab on Golden Avenue and will be moving into 77 Brock Avenue in the former home of the Japanese Paper Place.

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Eat & Drink

Toronto Food Events: AYCE Pig Roast, Eating Insects, East Coast Oyster Opener, Philippine Flavours

Posted by Liora Ipsum / May 27, 2016

ish and chipsToronto Food Events rounds up the most delicious events, festivals, pop-ups, winemaker dinners, supper clubs and other food related happenings in Toronto this week and next. You can find us here every Friday morning.

THIS WEEK
  • The Scarborough Food Truck Festival is on this Saturday, May 28 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Scarborough Campus of University of Toronto (1265 Military Trail Road). Taking place in parking lot H (free parking in lot G), the event will feature nine food trucks, family-oriented activities and live entertainment.
  • The Appleseed Cider Festival takes place at Wychwood Barns (601 Christie Street) on Sunday, May 29 from noon to 9 p.m.. General admission for the sampling event featuring 25+ ciders, is $25 and includes a souvenir sampling glass and three drink tickets to get you started (additional tickets are $2 each and equal a 4 oz. pour).
  • Wenona Lodge (1069 Bloor Street West) hosts its monthly pig roast on Sunday, May 29 from 6 p.m.. It's $35 for all you can eat pork including two sides and this month's featured draught, Naughty Neighbour by Nickelbrook Brewing.
  • Join Oyster Boy on Monday, May 30 at The Drake Hotel for the East Coast Oyster Opener. The free event kicks off at 8 p.m. and is part of the weekly 86'd Monday series and will feature Oyster Boy's Adam Colquhoun serving up mounds of freshly shucked oysters.
  • Cookie Martinez hosts the second instalment of her Eating Insects tasting series on Wednesday, June 1 at Market 707. Tickets are $25 for this six course tasting menu.
  • Kampai, Toronto's annual sake matsuri is back for its fifth year on Friday, June 3 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.. The largest sake event in Canada takes place at The Fermenting Cellar (28 Distillery Lane) in the Distillery District and will showcase over 150 sakes from Japan and North America

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