Browsing All posts tagged under »Queen St. W«

Curing cabin fever with a trek to Kensington Market

January 19, 2015


I seriously had cabin fever last weekend. When I was done with my Photoshopping duties, I literally was giddy, running out the door and I have one thing on my mind. Spend the rest of the day in Kensington Market and have a serious food trip. And that was how I spent literally the rest […]

Chef Aleem Syed Pop-up at The Midpoint

December 12, 2014


From time to time, I get posts and comments from readers and one post that stood out was an invitation to come to a pop-up event to showcase Chef Aleem Syed. I have already seen writeups about the Chef from Toronto Life (see article here) and he definitely piqued my interest of what his food […]

Nam Sandwich Shop – Permanently closed

July 26, 2014


I was definitely waiting for this weekend as it is a time I can finally relax and give myself some “me-time” (Translation: find a new dish or restaurant to blog about). This weekend, I was invited by Nam Sandwich Shop to try their food. Banh mi always give me comfort as it has the flavours […]

P & L Burger – Permanently closed

June 1, 2014


Two weeks ago I had one of those very long days.  Waking up at half past 4 in the morning and still on my feet at 9 that night, I felt my knees wanting to buckle under my weight.  I dragged my feet as I packed my camera bag and lugged my equipment to the […]

@LamesaTO Media Tasting Night #PassThePata

March 18, 2014


Last Monday, I was invited at Lamesa for a media preview of their new look, new menu and their new bar. As I walked up Queen St. West, close to Bathurst, I see the new signage. I do prefer this logo design from the old one. Although it has an understated clean contemporary lines, it […]

Ursa at Queen St. West

February 13, 2012


I met brothers Jacob and Lucas Sharkey Pearce late summer last year at 99 Sudbury while doing an assignment for CityBites.  On that short time that I spent to check out 99 Sudbury, I got into a lengthy conversation with Lucas how they strive to incorporate nutrition into the dishes they create.  This extra mile […]