Browsing the "Toronto" Category

Bar Isabel: Canada’s Best New Restaurant

My most recent trip to Toronto to visit a few friends over the long weekend was a blast. I got to catch up with old friends and chill. Flo recommended we hit up Bar Isabel as it is one of [...]

May 4, 2014 Four Beakers, Late Night, Spanish, Tapas, Toronto

Insomnia Cafe: Food Worth Sleeping Through in Toronto, ON

In the Annex of Toronto, I saw Insomnia Cafe and it seemed like a super cool place to have food. It’s quite popular for brunch, but I didn’t have time to have brunch here, so I opted for dinner. CanuckGirl, [...]

June 9, 2012 Sandwich, The Annex, Three Beakers

Lola’s Kitchen: Delectable Brunch in Toronto, ON

Lola’s Kitchen is located in Yorkville in Toronto. They serve up some delicious brunch and is an excellent place to dine on the weekend. They have lots of seats inside and outside. BaguetteGirl and FaceMan took CanuckGirl and I here [...]

May 30, 2012 Brunch, Four Beakers, Toronto, Yorkville

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt: Cant Resist Froyo in Toronto, ON

Menchies Frozen Yogurt is another Froyo store on Bloor Street. There are 3 different froyo stores within a block or so away from each other…. but I ended up going to all 3 for some reason. It was close to [...]

May 29, 2012 Dessert, The Annex, Three Beakers

Buca: One of Toronto’s Top Italian Restaurants

Buca is an Italian restaurant in King West area of Toronto. It was recently named one of Canada’s Top 50 restaurants. The food is simple, but is known for the amazing flavour and quality. We were originally going to Lee, [...]

May 26, 2012 Four Beakers, Italian, King West

Yogurty’s Froyo: 16 Unique Froyo Flavours in Toronto, ON

Yogurty’s Froyo is another self-serve yogurt shop on Bloor Street in the Annex. There are tons of yogurt shops near by, such as YoYo’s Yogurt Cafe and Menchies within a few blocks of each other. I thought it was strange, [...]

May 24, 2012 Dessert, The Annex, Three Beakers

Guu Izakaya (Toronto): Still got it Guu’d

Guu Izakaya is the first Guu location in Toronto. It is much smaller than its other location – Guu SakaBar, but it is very very popular. BaguetteGirl, CanuckGirl and I waited 1.5 hours for a table of 3. That’s quite [...]

May 23, 2012 Downtown/University of Toronto, Four Beakers, Izakaya, Japanese, Seafood

Loblaws Maple Leaf Gardens: Gelato Time

The newest Loblaws in Toronto is located in the old Maple Leaf Gardens near Ryerson University. It is very very large, but has everything you ever wanted from a grocery store. It has a very large selection of ready to [...]

May 22, 2012 Dessert, Downtown/University of Toronto, Specialty Shop, Three Beakers

Senator Restaurant: One of Toronto’s Oldest Restaurant

The Senator is Toronto’s oldest restaurants, which can date back to the 19th century. It is located close to Dundas Square and is quite popular for breakfast. Dre from Bite Me Food Blog was kind enough to take CanuckGirl and [...]

May 21, 2012 Brunch, Canadian, Downtown/University of Toronto, Three Beakers

Buster’s Sea Cove: Fish Sandwiches at St. Lawrence Market

Buster’s Sea Cove in the St. Lawrence Market in Toronto is very very popular and there are always long lines on Saturdays. Even though the line is quite long looking, the staff are very efficient, so it shouldn’t take too [...]

May 20, 2012 Four Beakers, Sandwich, Seafood, St Lawrence Market/Old Town

Guu SakaBar: Still Guu’d in Toronto, ON

Guu SakaBar is another restaurant part of the Guu restaurants. They sell Japanese Izakaya items like tapas dishes. Guu currently has 6 restaurants in Vancouver and 2 in Toronto. Since I have already been to all the ones in Vancouver, [...]

May 19, 2012 Izakaya, Japanese, The Annex

YoYo’s Yogurt Cafe: Frozen Yogurt in Toronto, ON

Yoyo’s Yogurt Cafe is located on Bloor Street in the Annex. They currently have 5 locations in Ontario. During the day, CanuckGirl and I passed by and this place was packed! A majority of the seats were occupied, even the [...]

May 18, 2012 Dessert, The Annex, Three Beakers