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Spend a lot, or spend a little on dinner on Ossington – according to Joanne Kates

Ossington’s local restaurants fared well on Joanne Kates’ recent list of best restaurants in Toronto. This year the list was broken up into two sections, one for the less expensive restaurants – categorized by her as those restaurants at which two people can eat for under $65 excluding taxes, tip and drinks – known as the ‘spend . . . → Read More: Spend a lot, or spend a little on dinner on Ossington – according to Joanne Kates

More Businesses Coming to Ossington

Ossington is going to get busier with more incoming businesses: a store is opening this week and two locations are under renovation and applying for liquor licenses.

V de V announced an Ossington grand opening for this upcoming Thursday. The Montreal home design store will begin selling furniture, decor, lighting and more to Torontonians at 120 Ossington. We’ll share . . . → Read More: More Businesses Coming to Ossington

Get Behind Some Good Causes in the Neighborhood

Local individuals and businesses are supporting some good causes, and you can help too. More info: West Neighbourhood House (formerly St. Christopher House) is our – very local United Way agency and community centre, providing programs and services to all. This year, a number of motivated individuals are running in the Toronto marathon to raise . . . → Read More: Get Behind Some Good Causes in the Neighborhood

Boralia and Other Local Restos Rank High in Kates 100

Our neighborhood has been a hot dining scene for years now, and, according to restaurant critic Joanne Kates, whose annual list of the top 100 eating establishments in Toronto was released today, Ossington and Dundas is still a destination for food lovers in the city.

Newly opened last fall, Boralia has gotten kudos from us and . . . → Read More: Boralia and Other Local Restos Rank High in Kates 100

Where to Watch World Cup 2014 in Ossington Village

Footie fever is about to hit Toronto – The World Cup is only days away. We’ve got suggestions for where to watch it locally. . . . → Read More: Where to Watch World Cup 2014 in Ossington Village

Spend Mother’s Day in Ossington Village

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The day to celebrate your mother is May 11th and there are lots of options to treat her right in Ossington Village. You can take mom out for some entertainment, a meal, or both. Happy Mother’s Day! . . . → Read More: Spend Mother’s Day in Ossington Village

The Best Days to Dine on Ossington

Ossington is a popular area to eat out – on weekends, reservations are hard to come by, and the waits can be long. Early in the week, however, most of the spots have room for everyone, AND many of the restaurants have great specials – especially if you like oysters and other seafood. Check out these deals and soon you’ll be spending the early part of the week out for dinner too. . . . → Read More: The Best Days to Dine on Ossington

Cote de Boeuf Will Open This Wednesday

Cote de Boeuf, the butcher and grocery store from the team behind Union Restaurant, opens Wednesday, March 20th on Ossington. . . . → Read More: Cote de Boeuf Will Open This Wednesday

Hawker Bar is looking for community input and support on their back patio

In January this year our local Singapore steetfood joint, Hawker Bar, sent the note below out to all the locals in the area asking for their input and support for a small back patio they are looking to open this summer. . . . → Read More: Hawker Bar is looking for community input and support on their back patio

Filming on Ossington tonight for Queen of the Night

A film shoot on Ossington may block you from parking tonight, but alternatively, you might see some hot Hollywood stars. . . . → Read More: Filming on Ossington tonight for Queen of the Night