6.29.2012

259. Toronto | Restaurants


I miss the Tube/London! This map was a life-saver..always led me back to one of my two most important places when I was there - my hotel or Harrods ;]
I'm going to take another short break from my vacation posts. Here's some photos of what I've been doing and where I've been eating since I came back:



Holts Cafe: inside Holt Renfrew, located beside their shoe department. I came here for lunch the day after I came back to Toronto. When I was in Europe I usually ate out at restaurants alone, and realized it's not as bad as I thought. So I'm trying to do that more here in Toronto - it's nice to have good food & unfortunately I don't always have people at my disposal to eat out with! Holt's Cafe is pretty casual and they have really good food. I got the chicken pot pie with a side salad. Delicious!


Another new obsession: French style cafes and restaurants with good brunch. It's rare to find ones I really love in Toronto, but here's two of my favourites at the moment.



Le Select: Came here for the first time last weekend to have brunch with my sister. I loved the atmosphere and the decor in this place. I got their Belgian Waffles - some of the best I've ever had! I'd definitely come back again.


La Societe: Came here with my friend while he had dinner & I had dessert: the espresso mille-feuille. I've been to this place a few times before and it's also one of my favourites in the city. I've tried their dinner and brunch and loved everything so far.



Bier Markt: I've been here many many many times already. They mainly serve Belgian/German food and have like 100 different beers. I came here yesterday with my friend to watch the Germany-Italy Semifinal match (we were both disappointed with the result) but at least I found a new favourite drink - the Swedish Mojito! I'm very picky with drinks..I only like drinks that are very fruity and don't taste like alcohol. Which is what this drink was. I also got the smoked chicken "Flammkuchen" (aka flatbread) which tasted amazing!


Swish by Han: I don't like Korean food so I may be biased to say whether or not this place is good, but I love their food presentation.


Pravda: You're probably familiar with this place if you've been following my blog for awhile. My favourite place to end the night.

PS - I think I'm going to start doing full restaurant reviews in Toronto.
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18 comments

  1. Now I have to visit Toronto! Everything looks so delicious.
    From Paris with love!
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  2. Great to read that you don't mind eating alone. It's not that bad after all. A good way not to miss out on excellent food! xo

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  3. Great post!
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  4. I would totally join you for any sort of food brekkylunchdinner xDD
    Food looks delish and i guess its good to be back home but im sure you'll be itching to get away soon enough!

    OX

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  5. Beautiful photos, I am now feeling very hungry!
    Anna

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  6. I've never been in Toronto, it seems amazing city! Great photos!

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  7. gorgeous pics my dear!
    X

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  8. Love you're blog, dear. I follow u :)
    Hope u follow back.

    A lot of kisses, honey.
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  9. All this looks delcicus but Waffles <3 I lvoe them :D

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  10. Great post, I love the holiday and restaurants reviews keep on that way, following you now by Gfc and bloglovin, my picture doesn't appear it will be one if the last.xo
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  11. Nice photos, and the food looks so good!
    -Che

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  12. lovely post, great blog,
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  13. great pics! i went to london for a week last summer and i miss it too :) i'd love to follow each other! i'll start first ;) xoxo jess
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  14. I can't believe I finally know someone who doesn't like Korean food lol Not that I hate it but I don't crave it the way I crave other things like sushi. But I know loads of people that looooove Korean food.

    I actually have relatives over from Toronto right now and please do full restaurant reviews! So that if I ever make it to that part of Canada I'll know where to eat! =D

    Oh gosh, the walk up the arc was agonizing since it got sooo stuffy in them middle! I tell friends that if their claustrophobic to avoid it too lol I sort of regret not going up the Eiffel tower now since the view is so much different from the Arc. The only reason I didn't go up was because it wasn't included in my museum pass AND someone said that the view was similar -.-

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