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The thriving state of motorcycle culture in Toronto

Posted by Phil Villeneuve / October 23, 2016

Town Moto TorontoFirst came Town Moto, then a DIY motorcycle workshop and later, a Harley Davidson Cafe pop-up shop. Then came the noisy and downright dangerous stunt riders on the Gardiner.

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Toronto gets a new destination for barbecue sandwiches

Posted by Amy Carlberg / October 23, 2016

Get Smoked TorontoCraving some comfort food like a bacon-wrapped chili dog, brisket sandwich, or hearty burger? Get all this and more from this restaurant where many of the items I just named are smoked in house.

Read my profile of Get Smoked in the restaurants section.


10 quirky things you might not know about the Danforth

Posted by Derek Flack / October 23, 2016

danforth history torontoThe Danforth is surely one of Toronto's most important streets. Part of this can be chalked up to the arrival of the subway line here in 1966, but it goes much deeper than this, and includes the profound density of restaurants along this stretch, the way the neighbourhood has fought off high rise development, and the rich history of east side Toronto.

Here are 10 quirky things you might not know about the Danforth.

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This is Toronto's best country music dance party

Posted by Phil Villeneuve / October 23, 2016

Saddle Up TorontoThere's nothing like the vibe of a legion hall. The slow moving friendly crowd, the club photos on the wall, the gaudy decorations from the holiday season still hanging from the ceiling. Most importantly, the music: a little bit country, a little bit rock 'n roll, all of it cozy and familiar.

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The top 5 free events in Toronto: October 24-30 2016

Posted by Phil Villeneuve / October 23, 2016

free events torontoFree events in Toronto this week are really something to bite into. There's CanZine along with a celebration of Twin Peaks, and a couple of major birthday parties you most definitely want to be a part of. Get your favourite sweater out and have a great week not spending any money!

Here are my picks for free things to do in Toronto this week if your piggybank is empty.

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Eat & Drink

10 Toronto restaurants with long lines worth the wait

Posted by Amy Grief / October 22, 2016

restaurant lineups torontoPlenty of Toronto restaurants, bars and local fast food joints have long lineups. But only some of them are worth the wait. These ones all have a great vibe or crave-worthy food, but you'll just have to be patient before you can eat it.

Here are 10 Toronto restaurants with long lines that are worth the wait.

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