Category: Review

Fin Izakaya – Closed

I’ve been to Fin countless times for lunch over the past 3 years and it’s one of my favourite restaurants in the Yonge and Eglinton area. My order is pretty standard now, the spicy tuna sashimi bowl. The lunch menu is a variety of set rice bowls with a good mix of cooked entrees and chirashi bowls

Ryoji Ramen & Izakaya

Slowly, I’m making my way through all of the new ramen and izakaya places in Toronto. This stop was at Ryoji, which specializes in Okinawa style cuisine. Okinawa cuisine differs from other Japanese styles by using more meat than seafood and is known for using salt as the main flavour additive. Atmosphere: The interior decor

Habits Gastropub

It’s winterlicious time again in Toronto and this year I decided to try something different. I usually visit 2-3 restaurants every time the “licious” season rolls around but that means by now I’ve tried a lot of the staples (Canoe, Auberge de Pommier, etc.) and have loved some, been disappointed at others. For the loved,

Orange Caramel

We dropped by Orange Caramel on a Monday at around 9pm and pretty much had the place to ourselves. There were two other people who left soon after our party arrived. I had heard about Orange Caramel’s tea selection and their parfaits so that was on order. In addition, we tried the sweet potato cheesecake

Keriwa Cafe – Closed

Keriwa Cafe had been on my list of restaurants to try for over a year now, however when they switched from a la carte to a tasting  menu format in October, the price range was a little high for a non special occasion dinner. So when I heard that they were switching back to a