Seven Lives Pop up X Kintori Yakitori

I’ve been a huge fan Seven Lives for as long as I can remember. Their tacos and ceviches are always on point and completely hits the spot everytime! For those that have visited Seven Lives in Kensington Market would know that its not exactly the most spacious place especially when you hit peak hours! Luckily enough for us, Seven Lives…

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Mexican Night over at Barrio Coreano

I’m practically craving tacos every other week which means I’m constantly venturing off  in and out of the city in hopes to find amazing Mexican restaurants. Slightly backlogged but – I visited Barrio Coreano a month or two ago on a dreary rainy day with a friend. This Mexican eatery is one of the many Playa Cabana family of restaurants located in Koreantown.…

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Front Street Foods @ Adelaide Place

Back for the second year in a row, Front Street Foods @ Adelaide Place (Instagram: TorontoMarketCo / Twitter @TorontoMarketCo) is now open to the public and running until August 5, 2016. Presented by Toronto Market Co & Dream Office REIT, their mission is to create vibrant pop up markets in the city that showcase Toronto’s best and celebrate Toronto’s spirit. This…

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Campechano Taqueria

Tucked away at the corner of Adelaide and Portland, Campechano Taqueria (@campechano_to) is a small and cozy restaurant that quietly opened its doors to the public a few months ago. They have taken up for the former Sadie’s diner location and is now serving their take of a Mexican fare. Their menu is a very simple 2 page read. I knew in…

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Tasting @ Fonda Lola: Take Back the Siesta!

Who would want to go home straight after work when you can have a delicious Mexican meal at Fonda Lola? Definitely not me! I’m constantly craving Mexican food so when I was invited to sample items from their upcoming 2 day event – I jumped on the opportunity without hesitation. For 2 days only (August 26 + 27, 2015), the…

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TIFF Dinner @ LUMA

It’s that time of the year again – TIFF 2014 is happening again from Sept 4 – 14, 2014. And what better way to stalk your favourite celebrities then to pay a visit to LUMA (@OliverBonacini) (located inside TIFF) in hopes to “accidentally” bump into a celebrity. With no reservations made on  a Friday evening, I was utterly surprised we still…

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Pretty darn good tacos @ SEVEN LIVES

I can’t say that I’ve tried EVERY taco place in Toronto but I had some pretty darn good tacos here at SEVEN LIVES (@SevenLivesTO) 2 weeks ago. To be honest, I’ve made several attempts to visit SEVEN LIVES before, but every time this place was either closed or extremely packed (line up outside the door) type of deal. It was a week night…

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Making home-made tacos!!!

So lately I’ve been on a Chipotle craze – day in and day out I’m always craving steak tacos or their burrito bowls! Its starting to add up on my visa bill. Even today – I wanted to go out of my way to give them a visit. But luckily enough for me, I was grocery shopping at Longos’ and…

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Media Preview Dinner @ El Catrin

Few nights ago, I headed over to check out the newly El Catrin (@elcatrinca), the latest addition to the Historic Distillery District family. Situated where Boiler House used to be, El Catrin is an incredibly gorgeous space offering an enticing and authentic Mexican Menu created by  Executive Chef Olivier Le Calvez. So in preparation of their El Catrin Launch, Chef Calvez…

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Taco El Asador

As of lately, I’ve been on a hunt for some authentic Mexican food with somewhat of a lower price point than some other eateries. And after some research… VOILA! I found myself at Tacos El Asador, a little gem tucked away at the corner of Bloor St. West & Clinton in the Annex area. Frankly speaking, this visit to Taco…

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La Carnita

A few months back, Stella (@foodieyu) took me to La Carnita because of 2 simple reasons: 1. she loves the cocktails and tacos here and 2. I’ve never been ever since their crazy buzz. And so, we both ended up here on a Sunday night! La Carnita (@la_carnita) located on College Park is known for their celebration of street art…

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Media Tasting @ Hogtown Pub & Oysters

About a month ago, I was invited by Nicki Laborie from ViewTheVibe.com (@viewthevibe) to a Media Tasting for the Grand Opening of Hogtown Pub & Oysters (@HogtownPub). Located on college street in Little Italy, Hogtown Pub & Oysters is a gastropub for the gourmand, a place to enjoy amazing food & great company! For those that don’t know,  ViewtheVibe.com is a  premier…

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