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Our City Guides is from the point of view of the people we interview. A restaurant cannot be listed in our guides unless it is recommended by one of the tastemakers we’ve featured. We don’t want you to see the restaurant world through our eyes, but rather through the eyes of your favorite tastemakers in every industry. Why us? Why not them?



Recommended by: Meghan Markle (Actress)

Every city needs its healthy, vegetarian fast slow food chain, and Toronto has Fresh. With various locations around the city, the green-eats restaurant is praised for its made-to-order juices, bowls and salads, as well as its wraps and burgers.


Rose and Sons

Recommended by: Jonathan Waxman (Chef/Restaurateur)

Classic diner fare is served in a not-so-classic diner setting at Rose and Sons, a modern (or hipster, as some may call it) eatery that had initially began as a pop-up at a flea market. Jewish deli staples such as matzo ball soup and schmaltz platters are popular, as well as un-kosher dishes such as [...]


The Harbord Room

Recommended by: Meghan Markle (Actress)

If you’re one to dine amongst the city’s hottest, look no further. A young and hip clientele fills the pink-walled, 18-seater bohemian gastropub, which has a menu that nails every food trend, from farm-to-table fare to gourmet tacos to burgers oozing with aged cheddar and topped with caramelized onions. Make a Reservation.