French Toast

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Mitzi’s Sister

Location: 1554 Queen Street West Toronto, ON http://www.mitzis.ca Best place to go with your best friend after getting your hair did? Mitzi’s Sister. Absolutely, hands down, the best brunch place I’ve eaten at, yet. Challah French Toast Served with home fries, fresh fruit, pure maple syrup & fresh whipped cream. $13.50 This week’s topping was … Continue reading

Local Feature: Harlem Underground

Location: 745 Queen St W, Toronto http://www.harlemrestaurant.com/underground With a wall-mural/graffitied glass hallway and red interior walls, Harlem looks like how you’d expect a restaurant in Harlem to look: cultured-chic, friendly and somewhere you’d want to spend a few good hours with friends and wholesome Southern cooking. Cajun Tempura Fried Okra $4.95 Of all the fascinating … Continue reading

Cora’s Breakfast and Lunch

Location: 277 Wellington Street West, Toronto http://www.chezcora.com Did people eat more in the ’90s? I’m not sure. All I know is I ordered the 1990s Harvest for breakfast at Cora’s on Saturday and it sure was a gigantic portion!  There’s not a whole lot of selection for brunch downtown…I mean, really downtown, near the Queens Quay … Continue reading

NEW: Frankly Eatery

Location: 1118 Queen Street East, Toronto http://www.franklyeatery.com So, I first posted about Frankly Eatery in April.  Our friends opened up Frankly (the name deriving from them not knowing quite frankly what name to give it) in Leslieville and we finally got the chance to check it out this past weekend. Loving the signage outside and how warm and cosy the … Continue reading

Frugal Fare #5: The Bellwoods Bar & Grill

Location: 756 Queen St W., Toronto Cost: Under $10 for breakfast It’s almost refreshing to find a place in TO that doesn’t cater to all your dietary concerns (ie. lactose-free and/or soy milk, gluten-free what-have-you). It’s plain white or brown bread. Milk or cream. Sausages or bacon. That’s what was so perfect about spotting the … Continue reading

Fusaro’s Kitchen

Location: 147 Spadina Avenue, Toronto Cost: $10-15 for lunch http://www.fusaros.com This is a long overdue post; I guess because it’s such a frequented lunch spot for me that I simply thought I was having a home-cooked meal at times! If you don’t get there by 11:45am at the latest, be prepared to wait in a … Continue reading

TRAVEL: Palm Beach, Hamburger Heaven

Location: 314 South Country Road, Palm Beach, Florida Cost: $25 for two Hamburger Heaven is a cute little diner in Palm Beach and one of two places suggested to us to get breakfast in the area – I’m sure there are more joints to grab freshly squeezed OJ, but HH was super close to our … Continue reading