Our feast @ Jacobs & Co Steakhouse

When my boss asked us to pick a restaurant for our team appreciation dinner – I did little to no research and told our group we would be eating at¬†Jacobs & Co Steakhouse ūüôā So a few months ago (January to be exact), our team ended up at Jacobs on a random weeknight after work. The service at Jacobs was…

View Post

Nova Scotia Lobster Burger @ The Carbon Bar

Nestled away on Queen Street E & Church, The Carbon Bar serves up their fair share of your not-so-average dishes. They don’t do normal over here; they have options to enhance patrons’ experiences by offering items in platters to ensure patrons are stuffed trying a galore of different items whether that’s from their seafood bar to their wood fire pit…

View Post

Welcoming Chef Castrinos back at Portland Variety!

Last week we welcomed Chef Jo Castrinos back at Portland Variety¬†{Twitter: @PortlandVariety / Instagram: @PortlandVariety) and without a doubt a feast was involved! I’ve visited Portland Variety on¬†several occasions and enjoyed their brunch menu items every time. They’re always innovative with their creations making them the ultimate place to grab comfort food in the King West neighbourhood. Royal Garden vodka,…

View Post

Saturday mornings at: Drake One Fifty now serving brunch!

The Drake One Fifty¬†(Twitter: @TheDrakeHotel / Instagram: @TheDrakeHotel¬†/ Facebook: DrakeOneFifty) is now officially serving weekend brunch to all you brunch lovers out there! Located in the heart of the financial district, Chef Corrado and his culinary team have created a unique menu celebrating the season’s light flavours and bountiful produce that support many local purveyors and farmers. Last Saturday, I…

View Post

Saturday mornings at School Bakery & Cafe

Tucked away in the midst of Liberty Village is School Bakery & Cafe¬†(Twitter: @schoolresto / Instagram: @schoolresto)¬†. This restaurant is known for serving¬†the best brunches in¬†town and also known for having notorious line ups. My friend and I visited School Bakery & Cafe first thing Saturday morning to beat the morning crowd. We managed to snatch the last table right…

View Post

Kintaro Izakaya

After an amazing yakitori experience at¬†Kintori Yakitori¬†a few weeks ago, I’ve decided to make it my mission to explore more restaurants that offers¬†yakitori. A few days later, I found myself at Kintaro Izakaya¬†(Facebook: Kintaro / Instagram: Kintaro_Izakaya), located on Church Street (few steps from Wellesley Subway Station). The restaurant was pretty quite throughout our meal. I wouldn’t exactly be jumping…

View Post

KINTON RAMEN 5

There’s definitely no shortage of ramen restaurants in Toronto. Among the galore of authentic Japanese ramen shops in Toronto, KINTON RAMEN¬†(Facebook: KINTON RAMEN / Twitter: KintonRamen / Instagram: kintonramen) currently holds the most locations¬†in the downtown core with their 1st location¬†that opened in 2013 and now with their 5th location that just recently opened. KINTON RAMEN 5 is located beside…

View Post

Krazy Corean Fusion Bistro

It’s not very often you will find me in the Little Italy neighbourhood but last week my friend and I trekked over to Krazy Corean on a week night. Krazy Corean¬†(Facebook: Krazy Corean Fusion Bistro) is a Korean fusion eatery and bar that recently opened up earlier this year. They serve great cocktails and offer a galore¬†of Korean fusion snacks…

View Post

Skewered out at Kintori Yakitori

As I’m composing¬†this blog post, I’ve come to realize that I’ve never visited a restaurant dedicated to just grilled skewers in Toronto. Sure I’ve ordered skewers here and there when its offered¬†but never had the opportunity to visit a restaurant¬†specializing in just yakitori. Nonetheless, I’m delighted to share my “first official” yakitori experience with you. Established in the winter of…

View Post