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A (mostly) Nostalgic (mostly) Food Tour of Toronto

I was just visiting Toronto for my mother’s 81st birthday.  I’ve written extensively about food in Toronto, here, here and here. My mother lives in Hamilton which is an hour drive away from Toronto and is where I grew up.   The … Continue reading

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Torrone from Toronto

My friend and Urbanfoodguy reader Leslie-Anne from Toronto (well close to Toronto) saw a picture of a table full of Torrone in my San Gennaro Festival post…wrote me to ask what it was?I told  her and said she should make … Continue reading

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My favorite Moment in Toronto

Every time I go back home to Toronto I have two requirements for the hotel I stay in: there needs to be a kitchen and it needs to be near the St Lawrence Market. So on this recent and unexpectedly … Continue reading

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Black Hoof: A little Bit of Brooklyn in Toronto

House made Charcuterie and an order of house made pickles.  I love this place.  The Black Hoof is a small store front restaurant in Toronto’s uber hip west side.  It’s the kind of casual, locavore, food centered place with a … Continue reading

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The Senator: Best Breakfast in Toronto

The Senator restaurant is now in it’s 76th year, making it the oldest continuous restaurant in Toronto. Not much seems to have changed in those 76 years, the dedication to serving good, simple, farm fresh food was always there (now … Continue reading

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Late Night Eats in TO

The original late night place to eat in Toronto was Frans, a classic, big old style greasy spoon.  The original location at 20 College street is still there, still open 24/7/365.  Frans has expanded and has 3 locations to satisfy your … Continue reading

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Sleeping in the Kitchen

This trip to Toronto hasn’t really turned out the way I had thought it was going to.  Before I got here I thought I’d be eating out a few meals and having people over to my room and maybe even … Continue reading

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