Best of 2021

Happy New Year!  Did anyone else feel like 2021 just flew by? Another year of lockdowns and restrictions for Toronto’s restaurants. Rather than dwell on the negative, let’s instead take a look back at some of the best eats of the year.  With the seemingly ever-increasing price of food, we managed to enjoy many a…

Dumpling House ~ 619 Gerrard St E ~ (416) 901-0288

First of December, and it’s beginning to look a lot like… holiday lunch season. Dumpling House has been a fixture in the #EastChinatown neighborhood for as long as we can remember.  The Li family has been introducing Riverdale families to a wide array of Northern Chinese cuisine for a couple of decades now.  This was…

Satay Sate ~ 12 William Sylvester Dr ~ (416) 498-8181

Satay Sate is a family-fun Indonesian restaurant in North York offering a menu of popular snack foods and ubiquitous national dishes.  We’re absolutely thrilled we found this place because there’s somewhat of an Indonesian food shortage in the GTA.  This open kitchen has become a regular jaunt for the Toronto Food Blog during COVID, as…

Raj Kapuri Paan & Snacks ~ 377 Donlands Ave ~ (416) 425-6685

It’s October 1st, y’all.  And as we head into fall, we’re on the hunt for some hearty comfort food.  Raj Kapuri Paan & Snacks is an East African mom & pop in Old East York that serves the traditional eats of Tanzania.  Full of Indian influence, this place has been around since the ’70s.  The…

El Sazón de la Tía Flor ~ 1549 O’Connor Dr. ~ (416) 689-2450

We’ve found our new favourite east-end taco joint!!!  El Sazón de la Tía Flor has an amazing Mexican menu that’s easy on the wallet.  We love it so much, in fact, that it’s become a bit of a weekly habit.  Our friends & family agree that this family-run taqueria is too legit… adding some much-needed…

Momo Café and Zomsa Bar ~1498 Queen St W ~ (416) 551-0997

It’s August 1st in Toronto.  The Blue Jays are back home and patios have finally re-opened.  We’re making up for lost time in our search for the best #lunchunder10bucks in town.  Our travels recently brought us west to Parkdale; always a good ‘hood for cheap eats, Momo Café and Zomsa Bar (1498 Queen St W)…