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Happy Diwali! And PLEASE WELCOME THE LAUNCH OF MY NEW WEBSITE OVER AT: HOGGER & CO. Let me know what you think, and if there are any bugs! ūüôā

Hero Burger

Location: 1480 Major Mackenzie Drive East Richmond Hill, ON http://www.heroburgers.com I like to jokingly think it’s me saying “hello” to the burger.¬† “Herroo Burger!” Having eaten at Hero Burger once before at the Queen Street location, I wasn’t blown out of the water.¬† It was almost good bye burger.¬† But seeing it again in Richmond … Continue reading

Royal Parties

In celebration of the Royal Wedding this Friday, there are several events happening in the city. The Fairmont Royal York‘s EPIC Lounge will be serving English Breakfast for $21 and Library Bar will be hosting a royal tea party for $35 at 5am during the¬†televised¬†broadcast. Le Meridien King Edward is also serving traditional English breakfast … Continue reading

TRAVEL: Quebec City, Carlo’s Pizza

Location: 117, Rte¬†Principale¬†E RR 2, Sainte-C√©cile-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

NEW: L’eat

Location: 410 Adelaide St W http://www.leatcatering.com/home.htm In the cursed location¬†where Zimbel’s¬†Cafe and before that,¬† Mosaic used to be, L’eat Express is the newest addition to the building beside Toronto School of Art.¬† Herbal Infusions¬†is faring quite¬†well so far, so maybe there is hope for L’eat (such a difficult name to wrap my head around.¬† Sometimes … Continue reading

Michel’s Baquette

Location: (Yorkdale Mall) 3401 Dufferin Street, Toronto http://www.michelsbaguette.com One of my favourite “go-to” bakeries in Toronto is Michel’s.¬† It’s an European-inspired¬†cafe/bakery and there are several locations in Ontario.¬† It reminds me of Paul’s in Paris.¬† No nonsense pastries, sandwiches and cafe lattes. It’s the perfect spot for a giggly group of girls women to go … Continue reading

NEW: Khao San Road

Location: 326 Adelaide St W, Toronto, ON¬†M5V¬†1R3 Cost:¬† $30 (for lunch) It’s the “high maintenance” sister resto¬†to Sukho¬†Thai.¬† It resides in a more expensive neighbourhood, believes less-is-more and is worth the wait. Open only a month KSR already has its hands full.¬† Of customers.¬† Having arrived just past noon, we were lucky to snag a … Continue reading

Swiss Chalet Channel!

On February 28th, Swiss Chalet announced the launch of their exclusive Rotisserie Chicken Channel through Rogers Cable. Like the the seasonal ‚ÄúYule Log‚ÄĚ channel offered during the holidays, the channel offers a¬† rotisserie chicken….24 hours a day! Swiss Chalet will also be offering deals and coupons through the channel.¬† You just have to watch for … Continue reading

NEW: Sukho Thai’s SISTER Resto

Have you heard? Sukho Thai has opened a sister restaurant at Adelaide and Peter! It’s called Khao San Road and is getting rave reviews! Toronto Star Toronto Life Globe and Mail Looking forward to trying it out!