Cadillac Jenkins on Queen West: Carribean-Inspired Eats, Libatons + Music

Queen West is home to a mix of an assortments of eats, drinks and sights. The newest addition is Cadillac Jenkins. The name, homage to the DJ name of owner Tyrone Gayle, Cadillac Jenkins brings about dishes with a Carribean flare, paired with specialty cocktails and good music. The food, we’re talking housemade beef patty…

Ossington’s Bellwoods Brewery during Summer Nights

Bellwood’s Brewery holds the most wonderful patio with the best memories. My favourite place to sit as a pair is on one of the two-seater high-top seats by the front. Located on Ossington Strip, it has a rotating selection beers introduced seasonally, all brewed in-house in their very small space. Summers have the sours and…

Late Nights Spent with Nana Toronto

When you ask around for the best Thai in Toronto, Khao San Road would echo in every conversation. But I was skeptical. My high school years was made up of visits to our local dive Thai & Laos place Phounguen for the four must: larb, lao green papaya salad, lao fried rice and beef tongue… all…

It’s… Torta Time! Mexican Sandwiches at Fonda Lola

942 Queen Street West, Toronto / Instagram / Twitter / Website #ElLunch at @FondaLola Lunch time? Torta time. Have you ever had yourself a Torta? In English terms, it’s a Mexican Sandwich and it’s a new one in my books. Fonda Lola has introduced their #ElLunch Tortas especially on their lunch menu – filled with authentic flavours of Mexico… there’s…

A Foodies Dream: Zomato X FoodismTO

As rich and well-weaven Toronto is in embracing and spreading the latest food news, I have felt that there has been one part missing in the city’s ever-sharing food scene. I enjoy the flick through US foodie mags both online and physically, but, beyond the recipes, the magazines don’t entirely click with my lifestyle. Here to…

Sunday El Bruncho, at Fonda Lola

The glorious between breakfast-and-lunch options never ends, Fonda Lola has amped up their addition to Sunday brunch in Toronto. Fonda Lola is a Mexican eatery on Queen West, Fonda translated “casual bistro”, is owned by the ever warming Ernesto Rodriguez in tribute to his passion for the food he has grown up with by his…