Recently, I went on my second visit to Casa Manila (879 York Mills Road). My first time here had been over the summer with my family for my youngest brother’s birthday. We had ordered so many things I don’t remember most of them, haha. There aren’t very many Filipino restaurants in Toronto, so I’m glad to see […]
Located at 10268 Yonge Street in Richmond Hill, Covernotes has quickly become my favourite go-to place for tea and studying. It’s a very cozy small-town café decorated with a lot of art pieces and tons of books in the backroom area. It’s also a quick away from the Yonge/Crosby bus stop. The selection of loose […]
I went in for a quick bowl of ramen at Hokkaido Ramen Santouka (91 Dundas Street East) on a weekday mid-afternoon – no line-up! The place is pretty difficult to miss next to a parking lot on Church and Dundas and covered in Japanese. Like pretty much all ramen places I’ve encountered in Toronto, the service is […]
I had a quick catch-up dinner with a friend at Thai Bistro (5306 Yonge Street). It’s a very small place with a homey feel, and the owner is quite the character. It’s at a good location, too – just a short walking distance from Finch subway station. SEAFOOD PAD THAI $11.25 Ooh, boy. The seafood pad […]
Monument: At the Grand Palace in Bangkok, built for the kings of Thailand.
Big Smoke Burger is a restaurant chain originally founded in Toronto. There’s one located at the Urban Eatery of the Eaton Centre, and so I occasionally drop by (during non-lunchtime hours – too busy!) when I’m around the Ryerson campus for classes. BLUE BURGER gorgonzola cheese, avocado, rosemary garlic mayo, tomato, and lettuce $7.25 THIS WAS […]
Threshold: Doorway to a garden on Olle Trail #6 on Jeju Island, South Korea. It felt very Alice in Wonderland~