Lucky Dip – Friday, March 2nd, 2012

In Toronto: After opening Le Canard Mort (896 Queen Street East) last fall, the owners of Le Rossignol are combining the two locations to make way for Toucan Taco Bar at the old Rossignol location at 696 Queen Street East. Le Canard will have a special “Le Rossignol” menu, while I’m guessing the Toucan Taco […]

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Lucky Dip – Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

In Toronto: The paper is down at Chantecler (1320 Queen Street West) and rumour has it that they’ll be opening on Thursday. The Queen West location of Chippy’s (893 Queen Street West) re-opens March 1st. Owner John Lee tells Steven Davey of NOW about some new items on the menu. There are no details available […]

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Eat the Street

While I truly have no objection to street food, it’s still almost always my preference to eat while sitting down, with a knife and fork, and preferably a nice glass of beer or wine to go with it. So while I’ve avoided pretty much all of the recent street food events in Toronto because I’m […]

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Sunday Brunch – Niagara Street Cafe

Niagara Street Café 169 Niagara Street 416-703-4222 Brunch for two with all taxes, tip and coffee: $52 I’ve always heard good things about the Niagara Street Café. It’s original incarnation was run by a mother/daughter team who used free-range and organic ingredients. When it transferred hands in 2004, it continued to gain accolades, particularly at […]

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