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Air Canada Rouge: Toronto to Orlando

Off to our next destination – Orlando. From Vancouver, we made a stop in Toronto (YYZ) and then got on a connecting flight to Orlando (MCO). Air Canada doesn’t offer direct flights, so this was the only option at a [...]

June 6, 2016 Airplane Meals, Orlando, Toronto

Le Petit Dejeuner: Breakfast Time

Le Petit Dejeuner is located near St Lawrence Market and I came here for breakfast with 2 of my friends during a quick layover in Toronto. It was Saturday and there was already a line up at 9:30am. They are [...]

June 5, 2016 Brunch, Cafe, St Lawrence Market/Old Town, Three Beakers

Carousel Bakery: Peameal Bacon at St Lawrence Market

Making a quick stop in Downtown Toronto during our long layover, we got off Union Station from the UP Express Train and then walked over to St. Lawrence Market. Carousel Bakery is known as the home of the award-winning “World [...]

June 4, 2016 lunch, Sandwich, St Lawrence Market/Old Town

UP Express: Pearson International Airport to Union Station

What is the best way to get to Downtown Toronto from Pearson International Airport? If you have a group of 4, it’s easier to take a bus, Taxi or Uber. If it’s just you and a friend, the new UP [...]

June 2, 2016 Toronto, travel

Air Canada: Vancouver to Toronto Red Eye

Air Canada Flight 1172 from Vancouver (YVR) to Toronto (YYZ) departs from YVR International Airport at 12:25am and arrives at 7:55am at Pearson international Airport. Total time of about 4 hours and 30 minutes. As this is a domestic flight [...]

June 1, 2016 Airplane Meals, British Columbia, Toronto, travel

Buca Osteria & Enoteca: Pasta, Pizza and Pig Ears

After touching down in Toronto, Flo and I went to Buca on King Street for dinner. It’s been a few years since I’ve been here but I will remember they had some pretty damn good Italian food. They have 2 [...]

November 7, 2014 Italian, King West, pizza, Three Beakers

Lee: Private Dining Experience

Lee offers private dining experiences for group of 10 – 30 people. It’s a cozy space for special occasions for friends and family…or even an office party. I was here for my friend’s rehearsal dinner for her wedding and gathered in [...]

November 5, 2014 Chinese, King West, Thai, Three Beakers

Le Neuf Cafe: Brunch in Toronto

Le Neuf Cafe is located near Spadina and King by Clarence Square Dog Park. This cafe is cute because it’s located among a row of cozy town houses. The cafe is founded and staffed by lifelong Parisians, so you may [...]

November 4, 2014 Brunch, Cafe, Four Beakers, French, Toronto

Caplansky’s Delicatessen at Pearson International Airport in Toronto

Caplansky’s Delicatessen has been pitched on Dragons Den in 2011 to expand his business by opening food trucks, but was unsuccessful. He went on again to pitch a second time, but still unsuccessful due to their evaluation. When I was in [...]

November 3, 2014 Deli, Late Night, Three Beakers, Toronto

Sassafraz: Lunch in Yorkville

Sassafraz is located right in Yorkville and the serve up French inspired Canadian cuisine. I came here for lunch with Flo when I was visiting Toronto for a few days. We thought it would be a great place to catch [...]

September 10, 2014 Canadian, lunch, Three Beakers, Yorkville

Balzacs Coffee Roasters: Featured on Dragons Den

While in Toronto, Balzacs Coffee Roasters caught my eye when walking around Yorkville. They were on Dragons Den looking for funding to expand their shop into 2 Downtown Toronto. They got their deal with Bruce Croxon and Arlene Dickinson. This location [...]

August 28, 2014 Cafe, European, Three Beakers, Yorkville

Chipotle Mexican Grill: Toronto

No matter where I go in the world, there’s always time to stop at a Chipotle for a quick meal. There are currently only 4 locations in Toronto and the one I went to was just right near Eaton’s Centre. [...]

August 25, 2014 Downtown/Ryerson University, Fast Food, Kid Friendly, lunch, Mexican, Three Beakers

Banh Mi Boys: Asian Fusion Sandwiches in Toronto

Banh Mi Boys is located on Younge Street close to Ryerson University and a few blocks away from Eaton Centre. They also have another location on Queen Street West. As this was right across from my hotel, I had to come [...]

August 21, 2014 Chinese, Downtown/Ryerson University, Korean, Sandwich, Three Beakers, Vietnamese

Cora: Early Morning Breakfast in Toronto

When travelling, sometimes its hard to get your daily fill of veggies or fruit because all the places I want to go have lots of meat and carbs. We were heading off to a Niagara Falls tour and we needed [...]

August 20, 2014 Brunch, Canadian, Downtown/Ryerson University, Kid Friendly, Three Beakers

Holy Chuck: Best Burger in Toronto

During my visit to Toronto, there was one place I was dying to try out – Holy Chuck Burgers. I tried going on my trip to Toronto earlier in the year but it was closed due to the long weekend. [...]

August 17, 2014 American, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Midtown

The Drake Hotel: Amazing Scones in Toronto

I was meeting up with BaguetteGirl and her other half in Toronto and they took me to The Drake Hotel to eat some brunch. The brunch menu is available on Saturdays and Sundays from 9am till 4pm. Whether you are [...]

May 31, 2014 Brunch, International, Three Beakers, West Queen Street West

Lee: Restaurant of Internationally Acclaimed Super-Chef Susur Lee

Lee was created by Susur Lee. He has appeared on a few Food Network shows such as – Chopped Canada, Top Chef Canada, Top Chef Masters, Iron Chef America, and Restaurant Makeover to name a few. The dishes served here [...]

May 30, 2014 Chinese, King West, Three Beakers

Lola’s Kitchen: Brunch in Toronto

I came to Lola’s Kitchen about two years ago during my last visit to Toronto. I remember it being good and super busy during the weekends. Fabo, M and I came here on the Easter Long Weekend and they were [...]

May 24, 2014 Brunch, Canadian, Four Beakers, Yorkville