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Food scene in Toronto

Farmers Market
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“The Market is a place where the authenticity of truly great food and shopkeepers who care reign above all else. Over 120 vendors, merchants and artisans. ”
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Hotel
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“It's flagship building where the Drake Hotel started it all (not to be confused with the hip hop artist of the same name), this hotel/restaurant/rooftop patio/brunch spot/live music venue has something on at all times. Very tasty food, incredible cocktails and drinks and a good time all round. Its definitely a good spot to check out. And they've replicated their success 3 times since, so they must have a good thing going. (Mind the renovations going on during 2019).”
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Brewery
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“Bellwoods Brewery is hands down the best place to sample toronto's local brews. I love their Jelly King Sour beer - they do a few different versions of it - raspberry is the best I've had. If you want a heavier brew - the Witchshark IPA is a winner. The food is very good also. They have a seasonal front patio with communal-style seating. The only issue is because the beer is so tasty - it draws a big crowd - so get there early, especially on a nice day. If you cant get to the restaurant, you can also pick up bottles at the bottle shop open until 11pm.”
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Italian Restaurant
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“Very popular Italian restaurant. It can get crowded during rush hours. The second floor is quite spacious and bright so we always ask to sit there. Ask for the mushroom pasta and it is kind of a secret menu item. ”
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Brewery
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“Take a tour of the famous Steamwhistle Brewery, a very short walk from the condo. It is ideally located near the CN Tower, Rogers Centre and Aquarium if you get thirsty while touring!”
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Mexican Restaurant
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“Located directly north of our house, this is a neighborhood staple. Great tacos at an affordable price with great beer and afternoon cocktails. ”
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Thai Restaurant
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“Nuit and Jeff Regular's casual Northern Thai spot serving dishes like salted crab and papaya salad.”
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Brewery
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“https://www.amsterdambeer.com/brewhouse Where beer meets food. Their 14,000 sq foot restaurant and brewery is located right on the Toronto Harbourfront with space for 1,000 guests, 4 patio spaces and landscape views of the Toronto Islands. Located centrally in the city of Toronto, just steps away from the CN Tower, Ripley's Aquarium, Rogers Centre, Air Canada Centre and Union Station. Enjoy a fresh limited edition beer fresh from our on-site brewery, take a tour to learn how they make their beer or visit their beer retail store. Families and large groups are welcome, contact their in-house events team today to inquire about your next function. ”
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Sports Bar
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“Boisterous, sprawling sports bar with some 200 TVs, 100-plus beer taps & elevated pub grub.”
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Pizza Place
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“Great Napolese pizza, thin crust with crusty rim and great ingredients. Favourite dish is the Beet Salad with Soft goat cheese & Pistachios”
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Beer Bar
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“They serve an assortment of sausages with tons of beer pairings. My favourite sausage is the Kangaroo meat.”
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Thai Restaurant
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“Authentic Thai food. It doesnt take reservations so expect line up if you go during peak hours. You can order take out to avoid the line. The restaurant is really close to the apartment. Our favorites are the papaya salad, pad thai and penang curry. Make sure you adjust the spice level as it can be really spicy.”
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Pizza Place
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“A local chain of Italian restaurants. All their locations are very homey. Get the truffle sausage pasta (it's a bit spicy)! Reserve if you can because they are popular but walk ins are also welcome.”
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Tapas Restaurant
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“You can never ever go wrong with Isabel. One of the best restaurants in the city, hands down.”
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Hotel
“Since you're staying with us, you won't need a place to stay at the Gladstone, but its a cultural hot spot on Queen West. More art-centric than the Drake Hotel a few blocks to the east, this gorgeous historic building is great to poke around in, see the art installations going on, grab some food or drinks in the bar or restaurant (they're big on local and sustainable food), or even have a go at their infamous karaoke. Check their calendar to see what's on while you're in town - they keep things busy. (Check out the amazing century old elevator that they uncovered during the renovations a decade ago).”
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Diner
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“Historic diner with 24-hour brunch and stacked sandwiches, plus takeout at the adjoining storehouse.”
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