Tucked away on the backside of Chinatown lies a tiny enclave of brick residential homes and a smattering of sidewalk cafes and restaurants, with a temperament that extends off the hippie vibe of Kensington market, but in a grown up way. This is Baldwin Village. For Torontonians, it’s where the infamous 2-for-1 Chinese fried lobster special from Wah Sing resides. It’s also home to a sweet gelato shop featuring Asian-flavored gelato.
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What’s packed with flavor, can be eaten on the go, is made fresh right before your eyes and only costs $2.50… did I mention that it comes on a delicious French baguette?
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If you live in Toronto you won’t have to travel all the way to Disney World for a Dole Whip – the pineapple soft serve delicacy with a cult following.
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I think it was the Instagram-worthy pancakes that drew me in to this Aussie-inspired brunch locale in Bloordale and I’m thankful that they did.
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I love watching the flurry of activity on the streets of Toronto’s Chinatown. The dumpling makers, curb-side herb sellers, the many hands selecting their choice fruits and veggies… oh and roasted duck.
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It’s been five long years, but as an old heroine of ours once said…
“They say nothing lasts forever…
I love lists, don’t you? In fact, I love lists so much, the Notes tab on my iPhone is always open as I’m constantly jotting down anything from grocery lists, songs I want to listen to, perfumes I want to smell, to-do lists, and appointments… you get the gist, I take notes, lots of ’em!
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I’m always on the hunt for new food experiences, some may even go so far as calling me a food huntress! You’ve never heard of a food huntress before? Dubious about my title? I’ll lend you a little food huntress wisdom… Sometimes the greatest reward is found by scouring overlooked strip malls and suburbs for the best hidden secrets.
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Patois chef Craig Wong devotes his latest restaurant to Hainanese comfort dish Keep Reading!
Ever so quietly a new sushi restaurant opened in Uptown on Yonge and it’s touted as the best sushi in Toronto. Keep Reading!
I’ve found myself on an eternal quest for hunting down the best ethnic eats that Toronto has to offer. I scour Yelp, and head to pockets of Toronto that I never even knew existed, all in the name of finding hidden secrets of tasty success! While on my quest, I find it rightfully just to share some of those secrets – as a sort of public favor. Keep Reading!
It’s already here! Reservations opened today for Toronto’s Winterlicious and I’m dishing out my top picks. Keep Reading!
You’ve heard of the Manhattan…
Enter the Wise Guy, Toronto’s very own signature cocktail. That’s right, the great city of Toronto has upped it’s status in bars and lounges everywhere! Keep Reading!
Whether you are visiting from out of town or simply need a stay-cation, Toronto has some great Airbnb options all under $150 Keep Reading!
Good Morning Toronto!!!
I want to know: Where are your FAVORITE places to EAT in SCARBOROUGH???
While it may take the average downtowner a solid 35-minute public transit ride to get there… I can attest, IT’S WORTH IT and I’m looking for more great eats! Keep Reading!