Three new businesses deliver fresh flavours to Danforth

With new restaurants and bars opening up along Danforth Avenue, the popular Greektown neighbourhood is experiencing some fresh aromas and a new wave of energy. The Observer sat down with the owners of a few of these businesses to see what’s new in town.

Toronto experiences small taste of Iceland

From Nov. 12 to 15 Torontonians had a little taste of Iceland. “It was amazing to experience a new culture,” said mechanic Chuck Weisner.  “I was a little out of my depth but that’s what made it so great.” The event allowed many to get their first experience with Icelandic culture, with the restaurant Luma on King […]

Drake opens downtown restaurant with Susur Lee

Toronto rapper Drake has opened a restaurant in Toronto’s downtown. Fring’s, a partnership with celebrity chef Susur Lee, opened  Sept. 21. It is located at 455 King St. West, a space previously occupied by Crush Wine Bar. While prior details of the dining establishment have been scarce, Lee hinted at the collaboration on Instagram last […]