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The Union Station outdoor summer market is now open

Posted by Liora Ipsum / June 28, 2016

union summer marketThe Union Summer Market in front of Toronto's Union Station is now in full swing until September 5. It's open on weekdays from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. and on weekends from 11 a.m. into the evening and features 18 food vendors, plenty of seating and live entertainment.

Check out what's available to eat and drink at the Union Summer Market in this photo gallery.
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Massive rooftop pool and patio coming to King West

Posted by Amy Grief / June 28, 2016

lavelle torontoRooftop pools seem to fit within the King West aesthetic. And if you're a fan of this Toronto neighbourhood, you should take note because it'll soon be home to one of the longest such pools in North America.

Located atop the new Freed building at 629 King St. W., Lavelle will include a massive pool and French food courtesy of the former La Societe executive chef Romain Avril. It'll also feature 16,000 square feet of patio space for you to get your groove on.

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You can soon pre-order beer from the Beer Store

Posted by Amy Grief / June 27, 2016

beer store torontoToronto beer lovers have a lot to be happy about these days. If you hate waiting in line at the Beer Store, you're in luck. That's because the Ontario retailer is launching a new app that'll let you order and pay for your suds via your smartphone, reports MobileSyrup today.

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25 amazing eats from Canada's largest Asian food fest

Posted by Darren "DKLo" Susilo / June 27, 2016

taste of asiaTaste of Asia, the largest food festival of its kind in the country, touched down in Markham this weekend, bringing with a dizzying array of food vendors showcasing regional cuisines from across Asia. With hot and humid temperatures, it was a feast for the senses right down to the stinky tofu.

Check out all of my highlights from Taste of Asia in this photo gallery.
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This Week on DineSafe: Siddhartha, Pulp Kitchen, Hero Burger, Whitlock's, Aurora Borealis, Old School, Harlem

Posted by Liora Ipsum / June 27, 2016

dinesafeThis week on DineSafe, Toronto cruise ship the Aurora Borealis is closed for failure to provide potable water. Also on the list with conditional passes are a couple of Hero Burger outlets.

See which other restaurants landed on DineSafe.

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Is the lineup at Sweet Jesus worth the wait?

Posted by Jesse Milns / June 26, 2016

sweet jesus lineupToronto is in the midst of a soft serve craze, and leading the way is Sweet Jesus with its eye-popping creations. After making waves on Instagram, the John St. location has quickly become home to one of the city's most consistent lineups this summer.

We caught up with some determined folks who recently braved the line to see if the ice cream payoff was worth the wait.

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