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The Best Shawarma in Toronto

Posted by Liora Ipsum / February 27, 2015

Best Shawarma TorontoThe best shawarma in Toronto is a product of patience - meat is built on a spit, then marinated at length and finally slowly roasted as juices drip down to coat and caramelize its exterior. Whether you get your shawarma piled into a platter or wrapped up into a sandwich is your call, but of course it's the meat that makes this dish, no matter how many pickled turnips or squirts of garlic sauce are applied to accentuate it.

Here are the best restaurants for shawarma in Toronto.

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The Best Salvage and Reclaimed Furniture in Toronto

Posted by Natalia Manzocco / February 26, 2015

furniture torontoThe best salvage and reclaimed furniture in Toronto give battered, time-worn items new life. That's not to say they're restored to their former glory - when it comes to barn wood or century-old baseboards, these shops are careful to leave that glorious, beaten-in patina perfectly intact.

Here is the best salvage and reclaimed furniture in Toronto.

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The Best Pakistani Restaurants in Toronto

Posted by Liora Ipsum / February 25, 2015

pakistani restaurants torontoThe best Pakistani restaurants in Toronto deal in complex curries, flavourful rice dishes, succulent char-grilled kebabs and the other staples of the South Asian diet. Menus at these eateries share similarities with cuisines from neighbouring India and Afghanistan - while many are also regionally specific and marvellously distinct and diverse.

Here are the best Pakistani restaurants in Toronto.

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The Best Antique Stores in Toronto

Posted by Natalia Manzocco / February 24, 2015

antique stores torontoThe best antique stores in Toronto are the perfect places to dig for not-so-buried treasure. Whether you're looking for furniture, an accent piece, some antique hardware or an elusive collectible, these stores have done the legwork for you, sorting through countless relics to dig up antique gold. (Of course, there's plenty of hunting for you left to do, but that's all part of the fun.)

Here are the best antique stores in Toronto.

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The Best Bridesmaid Dresses in Toronto

Posted by Amanda Burcul / February 21, 2015

bridesmaid dresses torontoThe best bridesmaids dresses in Toronto are found in a variety of stores, many of which do not specialize exclusively in traditional bridesmaids gowns. From famous Canadian designers like Kimberley Newport-Mimran and her Pink Tartan brand, to smaller custom shops like Champagne and Cupcakes, Toronto provides bridal parties with a broad and varied selection of places to shop for evening wear.

Here are the best stores for bridesmaid dresses in Toronto.

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The Best Persian Restaurants in Toronto

Posted by Staff / February 19, 2015

persian restaurants torontoThe best Persian restaurants in Toronto is a hard list to compile. When it comes to ethnic restaurants, this city seems to mix its highs and lows. While no one would dream of putting a no-fuss pizza joint on a list of best Italian restaurants, we don't bat an eye when making the same comparisons with cuisine from other parts of the world.

Perhaps this has to do more with scale, with fewer restaurants specializing in food from certain regions. With that disclaimer out of the way, this list highlights some the best places to sample Persian food, ranging from restaurants known for innovation and quality to those offering classic take-out options and family-friendly meals.

Here are the best Persian restaurants in Toronto.

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