Edward Levesque’s Kitchen

1290 Queen Street East, Toronto ON 416-465-3600www.edwardlevesque.caMapApprox $30 per person Local Food? some local ingredientsLocal Wine/Beer? very small selection LunchTue to Sat: 10am to 5pmDinnerTue to Sat: 5:30pm to 11pmBrunchSat & Sun: 9am to 3pm Something different, something new —  the chase continues. It’s Sunday brunch again and we’re looking for a new haunt. Edward… 

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Babu Takeout (McCowan and Bur Oak)

Unit #3-5, 9590 McCowan Road, Toronto ON416-298-2228www.babudelivery.caMapApprox $20 per person Local Food? few local ingredientsLocal Wine/Beer? n/a LunchMon to Sun: 5am to midnightDelivery availableTakeout only For almost 20 years, Babu has been an institution of Tamil food in Scarborough. A well-oiled take out machine that feeds and satisfies the largest population of Tamils in the… 

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CRFA 2009

www.crfa.ca What is the CRFA event? In an effort to leverage the attributes of both the Canadian Food & Beverage Show and HostEX from previous years, The Canadian Restaurant and Foodservices Association has created a large buying forum for the food and hospitality industry. Here are some of my highlights from the show today.

Labbri Lip Treatment

The frigid Toronto winter may be coming to an end but the need to take care of our lips doesn’t. LABBRI Lip Treatment is a new secret weapon that I stumbled upon..

Harlem Restaurant

67 Richmond Street East, Toronto ON 416-368-1920www.harlemrestaurant.comMapApprox $25 per person Local Food? some local ingredientsLocal Wine/Beer? small selection LunchMon to Sun: 11am to 3pmDinnerMon to Thu: 5pm to 11pmFri & Sat: 5pm to 12amSun: 5pm to 11pmReservations recommended Harlem restaurant is a secret better shared than kept. Not just because there aren’t enough Cajun and… 

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