Afternoon Tea at Maze for $20

July 29th, 2010

Enjoy a proper English Tea for Two with a stamp of approval from Britain’s grumpiest chef at New York’s Maze by Gordon Ramsay, in The London NYC.

Maze Tea for Two

Maze Tea for Two

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La Bruschetta Italian Restaurant in Toronto

May 18th, 2010

La Bruschetta, a friendly, modest Italian restaurant neslted deep in Toronto’s Corso Italia is a favourite stop for hungry Hollywood celebrities.

If the picture of Ryan Gosling hugging La Bruschetta’s chef and hostess Silvia Piantoni doesn’t convince you, how about the one of Aidan Quinn doing dishes? Or maybe the Olsen twins as kids in leotards and skirts?

Visiting A-listers may strut in Toronto’s Yorkville but when they want to eat, they go west. To a family restaurant called La Bruschetta.

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Summerlicious and Winterlicious – Toronto Food Festivals

May 4th, 2010

Food is the new oil, say world economists. No kidding, say serious Toronto diners who’ve turned grey trying to secure tables at A-List restaurants during the city’s 2-week Summerlicious restaurant festival held every July. (If you don’t score in summer, try the festival’s  chilly counterpart – Winterlicious – held every January.)

Summerlicious Restaurant Festival in Toronto Canada

Summerlicious Restaurant Festival in Toronto Canada

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