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2016 In Review: Openings and Closings in Ossington Village

2016 in review: as the year is almost over, we look back at all the new businesses we welcomed to the neighbourhood this year, and the ones that closed. . . . → Read More: 2016 In Review: Openings and Closings in Ossington Village

Two new Ossington places are opening soon and hiring

In the old space at 70 Ossington previously occupied by Baby Huey – which recently re-opened in the space at 110 Ossington just vacated by Rock Lobster – what is presumably a new restaurant called Té, is moving in, which is looking for bartenders, line cooks, servers and dishwashers. We can’t find any other information about the restaurant so share if you know anything about it. . . . → Read More: Two new Ossington places are opening soon and hiring

Baby Huey Re-Opening This Weekend in New Ossington Location

Baby Huey, an old Ossington establishment known for it’s patio, karaoke and late nights, which closed for a while last year to little fanfare, is returning in a new Ossington space this weekend! . . . → Read More: Baby Huey Re-Opening This Weekend in New Ossington Location

Rock Lobster Food To Close Ossington Location

Get your lobster caesars while you can. the 110 Ossington location of Rock Lobster Food, which opened to great fanfare in Winter of 2012, will be closing after March 1, 2016. The lobster caesar was consistently ranked one of the best in Toronto.

Since the opening of Rock Lobster Ossington, founder and owner Matt . . . → Read More: Rock Lobster Food To Close Ossington Location

Local Restaurants Lauded in Best Of Awards

Local restaurants are coming out on top in 2015 restaurant lists. Critics and regular folk love the food coming out of kitchens on Ossington and Dundas West, and this time of year, they are naming their favorites.

Boralia, the innovative Canadian restaurant which opened at 59 Ossington this time last year, continues to receive . . . → Read More: Local Restaurants Lauded in Best Of Awards

Upcoming Local Events

There’s a lot going on in our neighborhood in the next few weeks, from music and shopping to drinking and comedy. We’ve got a round-up, and as always, check our calendar for daily listings.

Toronto Beer Week runs September 18 – 26th with tastings, parties, crawls and more across the city. This . . . → Read More: Upcoming Local Events

Local Food News

There’s been a lot of activity in the local restaurant scene these days. First, a recap on the new openings: Both The Grow Op and Omaw are now open and serving, as you can read about in our earlier posts. (Omaw even got a later write-up in the Toronto Star yesterday). Neither restaurant seems to have a . . . → Read More: Local Food News

Restaurant News – Saint does Summerlicious, Fishbar Closes

Summerlicious is on around the city right now; it began Friday, July 3rd and runs to the 26th. There are 210 restaurants around the city with various fixed-price offerings for the annual eating event. Ossington only has one restaurant participating – The Saint Tavern. . . . → Read More: Restaurant News – Saint does Summerlicious, Fishbar Closes

Restaurant News – March 2015

We wanted to update you with some news from the local restaurant scene.

A new juicebar and eatery will open soon on the street. They call themselves The Grow-Op, and are instagramming as they renovate the former fish market at 222 Ossington, just south of Dundas.

Hawker Bar‘s expansion to the second floor allows for some . . . → Read More: Restaurant News – March 2015

Toronto City Election: Our Ward

October 27th is the official election day for mayor, city councillor and school board trustee positions. We’ve got information on the election, including where and when to vote, who is running in our Ward, and even some details on rewards for voters. . . . → Read More: Toronto City Election: Our Ward