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Toronto Restaurant Openings: Donna's, Lady Marmalade, Chicken in the Kitchen

Toronto Restaurant Openings highlights the latest food news in Toronto and gives a preview of what's coming soon. Find us here every Thursday morning.

Open now
  • Brunch fave Lady Marmalade has reopened in a beautifully designed new location at 265 Broadview Avenue in East Chinatown.
  • Donna's is now serving lunch (and soon, dinner) at 827 Lansdowne Avenue in the Junction Triangle in what was formerly brunch spot Hello Darling.
  • Viaggio, an Italian restaurant from the chef and some of the team behind the shuttered Commodore, has opened at 1727 Dundas Street West (at Lansdowne) in what was formerly Branca.
  • Chadani, an Indian restaurant, is now open at 51 Colborne Street by St. Lawrence, replacing Real Mo-Mo's.
  • Come See Me, a restaurant/bar, has taken over Li'ly at 656 College Street (at Beatrice) in Little Italy.
  • Dak Lak, a Vietnamese coffee shop, has opened a second location, which can be found at 283 College Street (at Spadina Avenue).
  • A cocktail-focused bar in Little Portugal called Project Gigglewater is now open at 1369 Dundas Street West in what used to be Sex Laser.
  • Greek restaurant Ruru has replaced Mutual Street Deli at 154 Dundas Street East.
  • Rally has opened its second location, which can be found at 4950 Yonge Street in North York.
  • Korean chain Chicken in the Kitchen has opened its first Toronto location at 5600 Yonge Street (at Finch) in North York, replacing Ssam.
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Opening soon
  • Black Rose Cafe is coming soon to 940 Gerrard Street East (at Pape Avenue) in Leslieville.
  • Organic, vegan and vegetarian Kaspace Cafe will be opening next month in what used to be Sandy Aleksander at 1183 Queen Street East (at Jones) in Leslieville.
  • Something called Yeon will be opening soon at 465 Queen Street West (at Spadina).
  • It looks like the short-lived The Anne Boleyn is going to become the Queen Anne Restaurant & Bar at 287 Richmond Street West (by Peter).
  • Egyptian restaurant Papyrus looks to be opening soon at 337 Danforth Avenue in what was formerly Village Pie.
Other news

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