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Location: 140 Cumberland Street, Toronto Cost: Avg main is $13 http://www.hemingways.to In the heart of Yorkville there’s a cosy little people (or celeb) -watching pub that has the likeness of some Great-Grandfather’s study. Green walls, heavy bookcases laden with old books, equestrian oil paintings lit up with dimmed wall sconces, antique wooden furniture dusty with … Continue reading

Astoria Shish Kebob House

Location: 390 Danforth Avenue, Toronto http://www.astoriashishkebobhouse.com I trust you’ve already heard of my love affair with Greek food. I simply adore it. And at Astoria, there’s so much more to love. The portions are gigantic! This particular day, we were out on the patio; which is always packed in the summer months (I’m SO looking … Continue reading


Location: 225 King St. W. Toronto Cost: approx $50 for two http://www.peneloperestaurant.com/home.html  I love Greek Food.  Sure, it’s just meat and potatoes…but that is precisely why I love it. There is something very comforting about Greek food.  How can it go wrong? At Penelope, it doesn’t. Around the King Street area, dinner options grow sparse the more … Continue reading


Location: 500A Danforth Avenue Toronto, ON http://www.ouzeri.com I love love love Greek food.  I’m a huge fan of souvlaki and greek salads and spanokopita etc etc….but of all the greek restos in Greek town on the Danforth, Ouzeri is kind of forgettable.  Don’t get me wrong; it’s not bad by any means.  Not at all.    … Continue reading