Little Coxwell ~ 986 Coxwell Ave ~ (416) 916-2565

Located in Olde East York (on Coxwell Avenue between Cosburn and O’Connor), I had initially thought that Little Coxwell catered solely to the high school students across the street. Over time, we have come to realize that they’re a staple with much of the community. Dining in, pick-up or delivery, these guys are cooking the…

Rose’s Vietnamese Sandwiches ~ 601 Gerrard St E ~ (416) 406-9906

I have had heard a lot of great things about Rose’s Vietnamese Sandwiches, so I decided to check it out for myself. Close to my office, I left wondering why it took me so long to visit. Drawn by the lore of an extremely cheap lunch, I also leave with a full stomach, a full wallet and new…

hanoi 3 seasons – 1135 Queen St E – (416) 469-3010

  This being the last day in May, it seems fitting to comment on my favourite dining experience (in Toronto) of the month. I didn’t really know that there was a distinction between Northern and Southern Vietnamese food until I visited hanoi 3 seasons. This place is the stuff of legend… past, present and future. I had been reading that hanoi…

Mi Mi Restaurant – 688 Gerrard St. East – (416) 778-5948

Tucked away in Chinatown East, Mi Mi’s has established itself as a neighborhood hot-spot. If you’re looking for a fast (usually), cheap, friendly, clean place to eat Pho in the east-end of town, this is where you need to go. Spring Rolls ($3.95) are made-to-order (not fried) and are filled with either Shrimp or BBQ…