The BarBQ Factory ~ 1559 O’Connor Dr ~ (647) 352-1979

There’s a lot of really good stuff going on at The BarBQ Factory.  This Texas-style BBQ joint is hidden away in a strip mall in the Bermondsy/Topham Park neighbourhood of East York.  These guys are smoking-up some absolute classics, without the downtown price-tag.   Brought to you by the same folks as Barsa Taberna by the…

Flavor First ~ 28 Nelson St ~ (416) 431-7569

Flavor First is a takeaway hot table in the South Cederbrae neighborhood of Scarborough, specializing in West Indian and Chinese #cheapeats.  The portions are huge and the prices are low.  Safe to say, this is our kinda place.  It’s quickly become part of our weekly lunch rotation, and we’ll often frequent as part of the…

Lageez ~ 641 Pharmacy Ave ~ 416) 285-7999

Happy Canada Day!  One of the more common inquiries the Toronto Food Blog receives is for recommendations around the best Indian food in town.  That’s a really tough question to answer.  If we’re talking eastside of town and all the standards of a North Indian menu, then our answer is always the same.  Lageez is…

Tata Hot Sauce Emporium ~ 219 Rexleigh Dr ~ (647) 444-7685

It looks like summer has finally arrived… and just in time, as the Ontario economy slowly starts to open-up after a good few months of lockdown.  Our family moved into the St. Clair & O’Connor neighbourhood just before the public heath situ went sideways.  As such, we’ve been sticking real close to home this past…

Boat King of Thai Noodles ~ 770 Bay St ~ (416) 591-8838

May 1st already?  Happy birthday, Molly!  Earlier this month we were treated the most wonderful Thai delivery from Boat King of Thai Noodles c/o the good people at V.O.C. Events.  We ate dinner with the chef and other bloggers as part of a Virtual Foodie Event.  This was a very fun concept at a time…

Banahaw Foodmart ~ 458 Dawes Rd ~ (416) 751-0848

Every once in a while the Toronto Food Blog comes across a place we like so much that we can’t wait to tell everyone about it.  Banahaw Foodmart is one of those places.  Half bodega, half Filipino kitchen, Laila and Keith (mom & pop) are doing their absolute best keep the Dawes Road neighborhood well…