West of Centennial Park in Etobicoke, nestled in a spacious plaza, is a gem of a restaurant that carries a simple but effective philosophy: bringing people together over really, really good barbecue. While the meat is halal, this barbecue joint hopes to attract people of all faiths and identities with this accessible product. Chainsmoker also has locations in Milton and London, with even more on the way.
Holywiches is a casual Mississauga restaurant that has one priority - really, REALLY good sandwiches. Husband & wife Atif and Ayisha achieve this goal exactly with their high quality, flavourful creations. Crafted with care even before you order it - almost everything is made in-house with wholesome ingredients as the focus. Holywiches offers expertly crafted sandwiches, wraps, and bowls that are full of healthy and wholesome ingredients, but also taste sinfully good!
Mabu Generation is a Taiwanese restaurant offering an immersive dining space and funky decor.
WingsUp! is a Canadian franchise serving up delicious wings, apps, and bar food for takeout, delivery, and catering. There are a plethora of locations where you can enjoy their wonderful food, but the latest location (the one we visited) has landed itself on Davis Drive in Newmarket.
Rosemary & Thyme
Rosemary & Thyme is a cozy, family-friendly restaurant serving up a variety of breakfast and lunch favourites in North York. The interior is warm & classic in decor, serving as the perfect backdrop for enjoying a meal with family, friends, or in the company of a delicious dish.
Bergham Centrale is the latest Montreal-based chain to find its way into Ontario. Anyone who has been to Montreal knows that the city is serious about good food - and this fast-casual chain is no exception. Bergham Centrale was developed out of a desire to rectify the lack of sandwich variety within the city. The chain now aims to provide endless customizable options to the consumer with locally sourced meats, an expansive sauce selection, and breads imported from France.
Grandone Fried Chicken
Grandone fried chicken is the newest fried chicken joint to hit the GTA. Located in a food court that also houses some grab and go faves (like Woofles and Cream and Thai One On), Grandone is quickly becoming a local favourite.
Manal Bashir Pastry Co.
Manal Bashir Pastry Co. is a cake and pastry shop headed by the bakery's namesake, none other than Manal Bashir. With culinary roots North of the 6ix, both Manal and her bakery are perfect embodiments of the talent, passion, and artistry that inspired us to start our instagram venture 5 years ago. The bake shop specializes in cakes, macarons, tarts, and other goodies that taste as good as they look.
Tucked away in a Vaughan industrial complex is a hidden gem serving up a variety of flavourful Mexican dishes. Mila’s Mexican offers an expansive menu full of yummy apps, mains, desserts, and drinks.
Anokhi Inspired Indian Dining
Anokhi serves up authentic Indian food in an elegant atmosphere, featuring vibrant and rich décor in a large and airy space in addition to an expansive menu .