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TODAY: Starbucks 50% OFF


Starting TODAY, get 50% off Tazo Tea Lattes at STARBUCKS, until February 20, 2011 between 2pm and 5pm.

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

Frugal Fare #4: Ghazale


Location: 504 Bloor St. W, Toronto Cost: $3.49 for a falafel http://www.ghazale.ca We found ourselves searching for food in the Annex one evening before the start of Filmi 2009. I laugh now when I think about how we walked right PAST Ghazale (even though it was packed; which we all know is a clear indication … Continue reading

Frugal Fare #3: Back Alley Woodfire BBQ & Grill


Location: 188 Augusta Avenue, Toronto (Kensington Market) Cost: Lunch specials (Mon – Fri only) $5.99 -8.99 Beside Back Alley Woodfire BBQ & Grill is a fancy place called Amadeus; you can’t tell from the exterior but inside, the cream-coloured walls, dark wood and cloth napkins don’t exactly call out “lunch specials!” and certainly not “lunch … Continue reading

Frugal Fare #2: Mini Bar


Location: 116 Spadina Ave., Toronto Cost: $1-6 Mini Bar is #2 in Foodhogger’s Frugal Fare in the city! It may be mini, (literally a hole in the wall on Spadina, south of Camden on the West side) but Rachel & Susan (pictured) are doing a splendid job serving fresh sandwiches ($3), sushi ($5.75), edamame ($1.50), miso … Continue reading

Frugal Fare #1: CJ Lunch Box


“Frugal Fare” is going to be a new feature on Foodhogger, where we’ll cover the more affordable places to dine for lunch/dinner in Toronto and still get great food & service. CJ Lunch Box (but everyone refers to it as “Lunch Box”) is one such place.  Location: 409 Richmond St., W, Toronto (Spadina/Richmond) Cost: under $10 (cash only) … Continue reading