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New Menu: The Gladstone Hotel

As the oldest continually operating hotel in Toronto, the Gladstone has been posting up on the corner of Queen and Gladstone ever since 1889. Still, even a Toronto institution needs to change...

The Best Eats at Front Street Foods

The construction outside of Union Station has finally cleared to make room for Toronto’s new foodie destination: the Front Street Food Market. This summertime pop-up offers tourists, commuters, and Torontonians...

Restaurant Opening: OLD SCHOOL

Genuine classics are served around the clock at Old School – a 24/7 Americana-style diner where the food is the real deal. A joint effort between Executive Chef and Co-Owner...

Top 10 Weekday Brunch Restaurants

Having a go-to list of Brunch spots is something us Torontonians pride ourselves on and take very seriously. With so many to choose from, it's nice to have some favourites...

The Best Bao in Toronto

Baozi, aka Steamed Bao Buns, aka Chinese Bread Rolls, are essentially a steamed bread roll filled with a vegetables, meat or combination of the two. Whether you're nibbling on them as...

Best Gourmet Franks in Toronto

Hot Dogs, Get Your Hot Dogs Here! The Hot Dog is a classic North American snack. The "Frankfurter" nickname originated in Frankfurt, Germany, leading to the shortened "Franks" nickname. Many...

The Best Fish Tacos in Toronto

Over the past few years, us Torontonians have seen no shortage of Tacos throughout the city. Mexican restaurants are a dime a dozen in Toronto, but the good ones have...

The Best Sangria in Toronto

A glass of this delicious fruit-based wine 'punch' has the power to turn that frown upside down! Typically Sangria consists of wine, fresh-cut fruit, a sweetener and a small amount of brandy,...

The Best Onion Rings in Toronto

The Best Onion Rings in Toronto are scattered throughout the city at some of the best quick serve and fast food restaurants. Sometimes, when the time is right it just...

The Best Milkshakes in Toronto

Shake it up with some of Toronto's Best Milkshakes! There are very few drinks quite as refreshing and satisfying as a good old fashioned Milkshake. Select Toronto establishments have dedicated...

UberEATS Launches in Toronto

UberEATS kicks off their presence in Toronto with some delicious Lunch options from Bar Buca. It's really as simple as opening up the Uber app, sliding over to EATS, viewing the...

Top 10 Buck-a-Shuck in Toronto

For all of you Oyster fanatics, such as ourselves, this is the list for you. There is pretty much a special on oysters every night of the week here in...

The Best Margaritas in Toronto

There is no better way to celebrate Cinco de Mayo then a classic Margarita (or three)! A commonly accepted story has the Margarita being invented in Mexico and has since...

Best AYCE Sushi in Toronto

What's more fun than gathering a bunch of your friends and binging on hundreds of pieces of sushi? Obviously, nothing! With the many sushi restaurants in Toronto to choose from,...

The Best Greek Food in Toronto

For those of you who have been fortunate enough to visit Greece, you can acknowledge the absolute deliciousness of their cuisine. With large portions served and a selection of meats...

Top 10 Lobster Dinners

Rewarding yourself for a recent accomplishment or celebrating an achievement should include treating yourself to a Lobster dinner! There are many restaurants across Toronto that offer some amazing Lobster dishes....

The Best Lattes in Toronto

Are you a coffee or a tea person? When it comes to lattes, either one works! Traditionally a coffee drink made with espresso and steamed milk, lattes have branched out...

The Best Cupcakes in Toronto

Can't eat a whole cake? I guess that is why the cupcake was born! These delicious treats, that actually do fit in a cup, have been a big craze in...

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Restaurant Opening: Bareburger

Okay burger lovers, check out this new joint from NYC, and bring that picky eater friend of yours. Bareburger’s menu has something for everybody - whether you’re adventurous and want...

Best French Toast in Toronto

There are times in life when you know you need to satisfy that craving, but you can't pin-point what that craving is. After thorough research we have discovered that 99%...

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The Best Indian Food in Toronto

If you are craving real, authentic Indian cuisine, Toronto has some great options to choose from. We noticed in our quest to the complete our this list that many of...

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The Best Steak in Toronto

Toronto, what is your favourite cut of steak? We dug deep this time, to track down the Best Steak in Toronto, and let us tell you that this was an...

The Best Calamari in Toronto

We'll admit it, fried calamari is an absolute must in our homes. Toronto has some of the best of this delectable appetizer or main course, whichever you're in the mood...

The Best Charcuterie Boards in Toronto

There is nothing quite like sitting on a patio, sipping a glass of wine and snacking on the variety of fresh items included in a Charcuterie Board. Bacon, ham, sausage, terrines, galantines, ballotines,...

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The Best Butter Tarts in Toronto

Ladies and gentleman, it's time to put that summer diet aside because in coming is the glorious Butter Tart - a buttery rich filling, wrapped in a flaky pastry is...

Profiled: Pizzeria Defina

The team at Pizzeria Defina will be the first to admit that they aren't a traditional pizzeria, and that's what sets them apart from the pack. A variety of seasonal,...

Profiles: Chef Susur Lee

Welcome to TasteToronto Television. We are very excited to share with you a behind the scenes look inside Toronto's best restaurants, the talented chefs behind them and their signature recipes....

Recipes: Siu Mai with Scallops and Black Truffle

Chef Susur Lee invites us inside his establishment, Luckee Restaurant. Luckee's Nouvelle Chinoise cuisine features classic dishes and dim sum from the culinary traditions of Guangzhou, Hunan, Shanghai and Szechuan regions,...

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The Best Bacon in Toronto

Oh, you! No, not you honey. I meant the Bacon. Toronto has some spectacular bacon dishes that create some attention problems when out for a meal with your significant other....

The Best Juice Bars in Toronto

If you thought juice was reserved for the kiddie cups, think again! Juicing has become a new health craze and is the easiest way to increase your fruit and veggie...

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The 15 Best Gnocchi Dishes in Toronto

Gnocchi, meaning "dumpling" in Italian, is made in most regions of Italy but has crossed overseas to Italian restaurants in Toronto and all over the globe. It really does depict...

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Profiled: Trattoria Giancarlo

Trattoria Giancarlo is THE restaurant you want to go to on date night or for a group dinner when you are craving a truly special Italian meal. It is classy yet...

The Best Waffles in Toronto

There is something about Toronto's Waffle game, arguably the best out there, that really hits the spot. That light, crisp texture with large pockets, covered in confectionary sugar, whipped cream,...

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The 10 Best Ramen Bowls in Toronto

Ramen has become a real pick-me-up dish, especially in the past extremely cold month of February this year in Toronto. Many unique Ramen shops are popping up in Toronto adding...

Profiled: &Company Resto Bar

If you're looking for an elevated culinary experience with some modern twists on contemporary classics, then look no further. Executive Chef, Ron Stratton has really proven his culinary skills with...

15 Spots for Free Macarons on Macaron Day

Ah, macarons. Something as simple as an almond cookie sandwich has inspired bakeries across Toronto to create simply endless varieties of these little French confectionaries. If you’ve ever wondered to...