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Boston: Temazcal Cantina

Location: 250 Northern Avenue Boston, MA http://www.temazcalcantina.com We went to Temazcal to celebrate my BIL’s birthday. It was one of those early Fall September days, so the rain was coming down, and it was a Friday so we did get caught in rush-hour traffic. On top of this, a few things to note: Temazcal doesn’t … Continue reading

LOCAL FEATURE: 360 Restaurant

Location: CN Tower, 301 Front Street West, Toronto The 360 Restaurant at the CN Tower has a magnificent revolving view of Toronto and is located more than 351 metres (1,151 ft) from the ground.  The subtle rotation of the restaurant takes a few minutes to get used to but the changing landscape takes no adjustment at all!  It’s quite simply, stunning! … Continue reading

Grand Opening: Compass Lakeside Grill & Lounge

Location: 2340 Ontario Street, Oakville So I was invited to attend the VIP Grand Opening of the latest waterfront resto in Bronte’s Harbour:  Compass Lakeside Grill & Lounge. When we arrived just after 8pm, Compass was out of food so I can’t make any judgments on that however I can comment on the drinks and … 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

Boathouse Grill

Location: 207 Queens Quay W, Toronto Cost: $10-15 per entree Take a look at their menu on the site, here: http://www.boathousegrill.sites.toronto.com Now… Yes, the food tastes as bad as it looks on the menu. Let’s see, where should we start? Perhaps with the veggie burger? Vegetarian Burger – soy based vegetarian patty made from our … Continue reading