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All-white dinner party returns to Toronto this summer

Posted by Amy Grief / June 22, 2016

diner en blanc 2016Diner en Blanc is now a staple summertime event in Toronto. And for 2016, it'll transform an undisclosed public location into a monochrome dinner party on Thursday, August 18.

The annual dinner in white, now celebrating its fifth year in Toronto, isn't for the faint of heart. If you sign up, attendance for you and your guest is mandatory. You must also wear elegant, all-white (not ivory or cream) attire and bring along a foldable square table, two white chairs and a gourmet meal.

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You can now eat rainbow bagels in Toronto

Posted by Jaclyn Skrobacky / June 22, 2016

rainbow bagelsIf you've been wondering where you can get your hands on rainbow bagels in Toronto your search is officially over. The food trend first spotted in Montreal and New York has finally made its way to our city and we have one of our top bagel purveyors to thank for it.

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Guu coming back to Toronto and opening in Parkdale

Posted by Staff / June 22, 2016

Guu AnnexGuu might have introduced many Torontonians to the Japanese izakaya, but as of last November, this west coast-based chain disappeared from the city.

That's because the Kitanoya Marketing Corp., which owns the name Guu, and the Kinka Family Inc. (which licensed it) split up. The remaining Toronto-area Guu restaurants changed names to become Kinka Izakaya. But now it looks like Guu's coming back.

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The top 10 vegan ice cream in Toronto

Posted by Alice Prendergast / June 22, 2016

vegan ice cream torontoThe top places to get vegan ice cream in Toronto are there to help dairy-free city dwellers beat the heat. While it's simple enough to get your fix of frosted treats with snacks like sorbets, gelatos or paletas, these spots offer creamy options that will have you waxing nostalgic about the days when Chapman's happily fit into your diet.

Here are my picks for the top places to get vegan ice cream in Toronto.

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The 11 most anticipated Toronto restaurant openings this summer

Posted by Liora Ipsum / June 22, 2016

Toronto restaurant openingsSummer in Toronto is about to get a whole lot more delicious. These incoming restaurants promise fried chicken, tacos, BBQ, burgers, pizza, deli and over the top ice cream delights. Some of these summer openings are just days away, while others will trickle in until just after Labour Day.

Here are my picks for the most anticipated restaurants openings this summer in Toronto.

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Valdez to re-open as Baro with all-season patio

Posted by Amy Grief / June 21, 2016

baro torontoToronto's Valdez doled out delicious Latin American street food from its 90-seat restaurant and glorious roof top patio. While it closed its original location at 606 King St. W., it'll soon be reborn as Baro at 485 King St. W. in late August.

Baro won't be a carbon copy of Valdez. Chef Steven Gonzalez will still be at its helm, but he'll serve up a more refined menu along with an expanded cocktail program.

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