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Kingyo Izakaya

Kingyo Izakaya

Finally got a chance to try out Kingyo Izakaya (@KingyoToronto), another Vancouver Japanese izakaya place opened in Toronto; similar to Guu Izakaya and Hapa Izakaya. I noticed Kingyo actually took the spot of the old StoneGrill restaurant. It’s spacious with individual small tables and a few bigger communal tables and a sushi bar. The atmosphere … Continue reading

Hapa Izakaya

Hapa Izakaya

Hapa Izakaya is a Vancouver izakaya that opened its first Toronto restaurant in Little Italy early Fall 2012. Yes, another one joining the Toronto izakaya family! 😀 This is quite a delayed post as my visit was actually during their soft opening in September, their first day opening! My friends initially had a tough time … Continue reading

Raijin

Raijin

Raijin is another ramen shop that opened in downtown Toronto recently. It is actually opened by one of the chefs of Yours Truly and Daiji Matsubara who is known for his Vancouver ramen emporiums. I came here on a Thursday for lunch and there was no line up compared to their competitors (yay!). Raijin is … Continue reading