Rooftop Patio dinner at JaBistro

Renown for serving an upscale affair of modern Japanese offerings, JaBistro strives on using the finest & freshest ingredients around the globe. Luckily enough for me, I enjoyed a lovely dinner at JaBistro’s newly renovated rooftop patio. They are managed by Kinka Family – who also manages Kinka Izakaya, Kinton Ramen and Kintori Yakitori. Prior to this visit, I’ve only ever visited to…

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KINGYO

I don’t exactly remember when was the last time I visited Cabbagetown but I will definitely be back because of Kingyo (Twitter: @Kingyotoronto / Facebook: Kingyo Toronto). I can’t believe its taken me so long to visit this izakaya. I messaged a few friends during my dinner to arrange our next trip to Kingyo (this rarely happens!) Kingyo Izakaya is located at…

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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…

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Shibui Robata Bar

Behold Toronto’s FIRST EVER Robata Bar! That’s right! – debuting on Adelaide in the heart of Toronto’s entertainment district, Shibui (@ShibuiRobata) brings a twist to the Toronto food scene with the city’s first authentic hot charcoal robata experience. Now what exactly is Robata? Robata refers to a method of cooking, similar to barbecue, in which items of food on skewers are slow-grilled over hot charcoal. (Wikipedia) Linked…

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Party Menu @ Guu Izakaya

So 2 weeks ago, a group of us decided to head over to Guu Izakaya (@GuuToronto)– simply because we haven’t done so for awhile. I mean its always fun to share a few tapas & beers with friends while enjoying the full “guu experience” and by that I mean – being verbally abused at in a foreign language =P  Perhaps I haven’t…

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Tasting @ Sake Bar Kushi

Sake Bar Kushi (Facebook: Sake Bar Kushi) is one of the latest additions of Izakaya joints to the Yonge and Eglinton neighbourhood. Sake bar Kushi focuses their menu on producing a selection of Japanese skewers along side with an extensive selection of over 40 different kinds of Sake (one of which that is the first and only Sake offered in Toronto)…

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Official Launch @ Kanji Sushi

Kanji Sushi (@KanjiToronto) first opened its doors a few months ago and just recently hosted their official launch party. Located in Parkdale, Kanji Sushi is a very urban and chic space. Not being your average sushi restaurant – Kanji is a very contemporary venue that gives off a bar feel with a lounge area with comfy couches situated on one side…

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