Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Find the best restaurants, bars, coffee shops, ice cream, and more in the province of Ontario. We also have tags for many of the individual cities in the region, which you can browse here.

The World's Most Instagram-Worthy Ice Cream Cones

Shinya Suzuki/flickr We all clearly scream for ice cream, but it's the cone that doesn't get the shouts of praise it deserves. Whether...

ISO Quark

by StevietheFish 2 days ago

Title says it all. I'm resurrecting an old recipe for a berry pie. I substitute sour cream to good effect, but I'd like to try to make it as traditionally as possible. Where can I find quark, prefe...

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Hot sauce in Kensington - Jungle Boy?

by Strongbad789 13 years ago

Does anybody know if that guy who used to sell hot sauce (maybe hot sauce is the wrong term...sort of a tomato-less salsa) from a folding table in Kensington Market is still there? A couple of year...


Best "Special Occasion" Take-Out in Toronto?

by rsvp7777 3 days ago

We've got a "big" wedding anniversary coming up in a few weeks. If restaurants were open, we'd be at Alo. Is that our best choice for a take-out meal as well? Live in RIverdale. Don't mind picki...


Spring has sprung and so have the menus

by Googs 2 days ago

I have to say, it's Spring that always captures my heart with the exciting promise of the long awaited first harvests. So much anticipation finally rewarded. These Spring dishes aren't just bea...

GTA takeout/delivery in the era of COVID-19

Dr. John
by Dr. John 1 year ago

Inspired by prima's recent updates to her sandwich threads, I thought I could start a thread focusing on everyone's recs for takeout/delivery options as we move forward over the next few months. S...

"Nord Lyon," Queen Street West - French Patisserie

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 4 months ago

"Oh what a beautiful morning!!" Knowing I am stuck uptown due to Covid lock-down, my daughter brought this lucky 'sweet tooth' father, a whole box of French Pastry goodies from 'Nord Lyon' downt...

2021 Newly OPENED Toronto Food Places

by magic 3 months ago

Perhaps we can list 2021 openings here. Looks like a new Summerhill Market on Eglinton seems to be coming along.

Essential Toronto and GTA Foods...

by prima 7 years ago

I think essential is a silly adjective to be using, but how about a list of your favourite Toronto foods you think Chowhounds should try, in Toronto or the GTA, at least once? Here are some food...

GTA takeout/delivery in the era of COVID-19 - year 2

Dr. John
by Dr. John 19 days ago

The original thread is getting a bit unwieldy so I thought I would start version 2.0. Here is a link to the old thread: https://www.chowhound.com/post/gta-takeout-delivery-era-covid-19-1089693. ...

I knew I liked Antler for a reason

by Googs 7 days ago

More restaurants should do this. Add patio construction to the bill while you're at it.

Heated Patios List

by Bogiato 6 months ago

In light of the new restrictions for the next month, I'd love to get a list of options going for heated patios throughout the city! I'll start: - Patria - Baro

Food in Toronto

by prima 1 month ago

Where do you enjoy food in Toronto? I like the Roman pizza al taglio at Eataly and the Vietnamese banh mi at Rustle & Still. The pork souvlaki at Megas is pretty tasty. I also recommend t...

Dave's Genuine Jewish Deli

by Googs 13 days ago

You know, there was a time when a deli could not open without us knowing it and arguing over it's merits. Some of this is, I guess, is fewer boots on the ground while we're stuck at home. Some is...

Toronto Life decided to do some actual restaurant reporting this week

by Googs 21 days ago

For those of you fatigued with their sponsored articles and Wine Club ads, here's a couple of in-case-you-missed-it links. Yay, TL. Keep it up. https://torontolife.com/food/what-to-eat-now-toron...

ISO Pimento Wood

by Googs 19 days ago

Alas, I ran out at the end of last summer. Now that Ontario Gas Barbecue is gone, I don't know of another supplier. US companies are no longer shipping it into Canada as far as I can tell. Has a...

Coffee shops with patios, heated and unheated

by prima 6 months ago

Unheated patio Krave on St Clair W 5 Elements 521 (on the Danforth , hope it is still open) Heated patio Boxcar Social at Summerhill

Toronto Bento - Has anyone tried it yet?

by Googs 25 days ago

New kaseiki takeout, Toronto Bento, looks pretty spectacular. If even half of Jon Klip's story is true, and I'm not suggesting any of it isn't, then there's a lot of skill and deep care for ingred...