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Valdez (Closed)

Valdez (Closed)

Fellow compadre, owner and former Top Chef Canada contestant, Steven Gonzalez (El Jefe), has successfully created with Valdez a restaurant culture that mixes traditional Latin dishes with down-to-earth street food. It’s a party on a plate that respectfully represents our ancestors’ roots while evolving tastes and ingredients for the average Latin street food lover, like [...]

Bar Isabel

Bar Isabel

Back in October of 2013 Bar Isabel was named the best restaurant in Canada by enRoute magazine. It’s February 2014 and I am a firm believer this title was well deserved.

Torito Tapas Bar (Closed)

Torito Tapas Bar (Closed)

Lately, there seems to be an increased adoption by Torontonians of tapas-inspired restaurants. The old days of “all you can eat” and even American super-sized meals seem to be in a downward trend.

Patria

Patria

This fairly new Toronto King-west restaurant has knocked my socks off. Hidden under a new residential building in an alley-way, Patria, the new collaboration by the same owners of sister restaurant Weslodge, brings a little bit of Barcelona to our palates.

Playa Cabana

Playa Cabana

Playa Cabana’s best kept secret is not its decor, a menu item or even a specialtytequila…their secret has a name, and that name is Mireya.

La Carnita

La Carnita

La Carnita is the newest addition to the many Mexican-inspired joints that have debuted in the past year in Toronto. In my opinion, its the best Taco joint in the city. Here’s why…

La Bella Managua

La Bella Managua

Toronto is known for being one of the most multicultural cities in the world. Yet with all its variety, some of us have trouble finding true, authentic Latin spots that bring us back to our roots and remind us of how good our food is.

Anniversary Edition: Columbus Bakery

Anniversary Edition: Columbus Bakery

Sadly, it’s Foodies Inc. Anniversary Edition finale. After going around the GTA reviewing all kinds of Latin Bakeries, we are ending the month of celebration, the month of August,

Anniversary Edition: Edgar’s Latin International (Closed)

Anniversary Edition: Edgar’s Latin International (Closed)

Coming to our second last bakery of our Top 5 Latin American Bakeries, we are back to the west end of the city reviewing Edgar’s place. 

Anniversary Edition: BF Bakers (Closed)

Anniversary Edition: BF Bakers (Closed)

  From my Top 5 Latin American bakeries, BF Bakers gets number one spot in my heart.

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