Bier Markt King West

2066 Yonge Street, Toronto ON 416-322-5678www.thebiermarkt.comMapApprox $30 per person Local Food? some local ingredientsLocal Wine/Beer? some selection LunchMon to Sat: 12pm to 3pmDinnerMon to Sat: 5pm to 10pm Closed on Mondays Social butterfly veteran Bier Markt recently spawned a sibling in the King West district. Virgin floors, an intimate stone wall setting, plenty of international… 

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Edna’s Pickles I’ve never craved or hunted a condiment with such determination, nor have I ever professed such love for something bottled. Mention Edna’s pickles to me, and it will instantly ignite a flurry of emotions and stuttered thoughts.

Japango Sushi

122 Elizabeth Street, Toronto ON 416-599-5557MapApprox $40 per person Local Food? few local ingredientsLocal Wine/Beer? small selection LunchMon to Sat: 12pm to 3pmDinnerMon to Sat: 5pm to 10pm Closed on SundaysReservations recommended for Omakase I have a confession; I went sushi slumming, thinking a cheap fix could sustain me until I could afford better grade… 

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Pangea Collection

Fashion changes by the season and sometimes even quicker than that. However, one thing that doesn’t go out of style – a show-stopping piece of jewelry. What is even better? A show-stopping piece that doesn’t cost a small fortune.

Avenue Cafe Bistro

480 University Avenue, Toronto ON 416-979-0500 www.avenuecafe.caMapApprox $20 per person Local Food? very few local ingredientsLocal Wine/Beer? very small selection Breakfast,LunchMon to Fri: 8am to 6pm We went once for lunch, and we went once for breakfast. Avenue Cafe and Bistro is a corporate lunch spot through and through. Sitting at the edge of bank,… 

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