Toronto Restaurant Openings: Barrio, McCoy Burger Co., Goldstruck Coffee, Pray Tell, Farside, Rolltation
- Barrio Cerveceria, a new spot for tacos and margs, is now open at 884 Queen St. E. in Leslieville.
- McCoy Burger Co. at 3334 Yonge St. is now open. On the menu are signature burgers, The Loaded 2-by-4 featuring a pair of fresh ground beef patties with bacon, maple glazed sauteed onions, mushrooms, an onion ring and four types of cheese.
- Goldstruck Coffee has opened at 130 Cumberland Ave. in Yorkville. It sources and roasts its own beans and serves them within 72 hours for optimal flavour. Also noteworthy; specialty drinks like a halva and gingersnap latte.
- Midtown soft serve lovers rejoice. Sweet Jesus at 130 Eglinton Ave. E. opens to the public on Monday, July 25.
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It's the very same space recently vacated by Khao San Road, the Thai eatery where Nuit once gained acclaim before going on to open Sukhothai's second location and establish her own restaurant empire.
Planta will take over 1221 Bay St., also known as the former Pangea space. It'll serve up breakfast, lunch and dinner and will help herbivores and healthy eaters imbibe with organic wine and freshly pressed juice-based cocktails.