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On route to Toronto Diner en Blanc lost its way

Diner en Blanc popped up in Toronto last night. Now in its fifth year, the annual white party was bigger than ever with a reported 2,300 people in attendance.

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Kiu, a restaurant from the owners of Ramen Isshin, to open in Markham this fall

Downtown Markham is getting a new 140-seat restaurant this October. Kiu, which means “joyous rain”, is a spinoff of the well-loved Cabbagetown izakaya Kingyo and is the latest venture by Koji Zenimaru and Jason Matsubara of Ramen Isshin.

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Best of Toronto: French patisseries, pastry shops and bakeries

Toronto has always had a love for fine French pastries, but recently a slew of new downtown and uptown shops have sparked the city’s love for layered buttery and flaky treats.

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Rock Lobster’s Leslieville outpost is for sale

According to a listing on ICX.ca, Rock Lobster’s Leslieville outpost is for sale for $250,000. The space has a total capacity of nearly 200 patrons, 68 inside and 130 on its three patios.

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Shameful Tiki Room plans to open a tiki bar in Toronto before Christmas

Toronto isn’t a city known for tiki bar culture, but that’s about to change later this year as the Shameful Tiki Room is set to open on Queen West before Christmas.

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What’s next for Pusateri’s after massive fire at Avenue Road location?

After a three-alarm fire that saw more than 70 firefighters battle a blaze that caused extensive damage to the Pusateri’s Fine Foods flagship store on Avenue Road, president Frank Luchetta has vowed to rebuild the store as soon as possible.

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Restaurant Update: Shoushin sushi and a rebooted Amaya coming, plus PintxosTO

It was a remarkably slow week for restaurant openings in Toronto (every one who is close to opening might be holding off to make a big pre-TIFF splash.) But we did get news of a couple of big ships on the midtown dining horizon: a rebooted Amaya and upscale sushi for Yonge and Fairlawn.

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First Draught: Nickel Brook hits a home run with their summer mixed pack

Nickel Brook has accomplished a rare feat by releasing a mixed pack that I can happily recommend. They call it the Brew Lab Series Summer Mixed Pack and it includes one 473-ml can of Naughty Neighbour, Continental Drift, Cause and Effect and Equilibrium.

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First Look: The Addisons Residence aims to evoke the house parties 1980s Malibu

The John Doe Group (EFS, and soon to be Omau on Ossington in collaboration with The Food Dudes) have taken over the C-Lounge space and reconstructed it to emulate a chic 1980s Malibu mansion owned by the fictitious Addison clan.

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Kitchen Confidential: Bar Fancy’s southern fried chicken lines up against Rose Reisman’s take

Chef Jon Poon’s trendy chicken also hits a home run with fat and sodium

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