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TRAVEL: Quebec City, Carlo’s Pizza

Location: 117, Rte Principale E RR 2, Sainte-Cécile-de-Masham, QC J0X 2W0, 819-456-4545 Not only does Carlo do pizza, and amazingly well (the veggie one we got was chock-full of tasty veggies and not very greasy), he does the best poutine I’ve ever tasted in Quebec!  Mighty squishy curds and a not-too-salty gravy that’s just the right consistency.  The pan fried tilapia was amazing … Continue reading

Panago on Bremner

You may remember my last Panago Pizza entry, where I said it was tasty pizza but expensive.  Recently, we tried the location on Bremner Blvd (off Lower Simcoe), the first time ordering to go instead of ordering in. The place was bright and well lit and the service courteous and helpful.  We simply wanted a … Continue reading

Rude Service @ Whole Foods (Whole Hearth), Yorkville

Location: 87 Avenue Road, Toronto Cost: Hot chocolate $2.99 (mint shot $.50), cooked sushi combo 6.49, avocado roll $5.99 To clarify; this review is not about the Whole Foods Market in Yorkville….which I actually like very much and can’t complain about. Instead, this post is in regards to the absolutely disgraceful service we received at … Continue reading

Eastern Japanese and Asian Fusion

Location: 2318 Royal Windsor Dr, Oakville Cost: approx $15 pp We were craving some sushi take-out and decided to give Eastern a try on the basis that you just never know! Well, who knew, indeed? Eastern is amazing. We went in to check out their take-out menu and decided they certainly have a variety of … 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


Location: 1422 Gerrard St East, Toronto (Gerrard St. or Little India) Cost: $10-15 The Indian McDonalds, we call it.   Much like the famous golden arches the red  Motimahal signage is iconic to Gerrard street. (Top photo via Flickr: Andrew Alexander) It’s one of the oldest restaurants in Little India and definitely one of the best, … Continue reading

Flip, Toss & Thai Kitchen

Location: 141 Harbord St. (at Brunswick Ave.) Cost: Approx $15 each for a soup & entree http://www.fliptossthai.com When I called to make reservations, the lady on the phone was so polite, hesitating only when I asked for a table for six, but then graciously took down my name and confirmed the reservation. Later, on my … Continue reading