Capturing the sophistication and glamour of Yorkville, dbar's contemporary design features spectacular 6-metre-tall floor-to-ceiling windows and a spacious seasonal terrace. This lively street-level lounge is the perfect place for a cocktail before or after your meal, or make dbar the evening's destination and choose from a menu of casual fare that's ideal for sharing. For more information, check out dbar's View the Vibe page: viewthevibe.com/toronto-restaurants/dbar/106485
Pure Spirits is housed in a historic prohibition-era building in the Distillery District. In the modern day, people come for the ambience and amazing food, particularly the fresh fish and oysters flown in from across North America and abroad... every day! For more information, check out Pure Spirits page on View The Vibe page at: viewthevibe.com/toronto-restaurants/pure-spirits-oyster-house/86
Archeo, located at the north entrance of the Distillery District, offers an Italian inspired menu featuring upscale comfort food with seasonally selected ingredients. Gourmet thin crust pizzas, a selection of pasta dishes and sandwiches provide great value at lunch. Featuring an extensive wine list with more than a dozen wines by the glass, Archeo is also the perfect choice for business and pre-theatre dinner when you want to impress.
Just before the holiday madness started, we caught up with celebrity hairstylist extraordinaire, Matthew Collins, co-owner of the Brennen Demelo Studio. This award-winning (and quite handsome) gent showed us three easy hairstyles that you can do at home (or make an appointment to see him) that will help you achieve that perfect New Year’s Eve look.
Michael's on Simcoe playfully combines the best of contemporary steakhouse fare and Italian cuisine, featuring USDA prime steak, fresh seafood and authentic homemade pastas. Classic cocktails are re-invented to tantalize your tastebuds, and their extensive wine list will tempt even those with the most discerning taste. Conveniently located in the heart of the Financial and Entertainment Districts, Michael's on Simcoe brings new life to one of the most energetic districts in downtown Toronto.
El Catrin serves both traditional and modern Mexican cuisine in the historic Distillery District in Toronto. Boasting a sharing-style menu and Canada's largest mescal and tequila menu, El Catrin offers a unique experience and incredible atmosphere that is just plain fun. The El Catrin menu, created by one of Mexico City's top chefs, is designed so that you will taste a little bit of everything. El Catrin boasts one of the best patios in the city, heated year-round by a huge caldron of fire. Ole!
View the Vibe headed to the 18th Annual Fraud and Anti-Counterfeiting Conference in Toronto to find out all about the ways Canadians are being scammed into buying counterfeit items, especially during the present-buying season. Even the counterfeit world has “hot” items of the moment, from fake versions of the trendiest toys to almost identically packaged beauty products that are anything but the real deal.
View the Vibe's founder Nicki Laborie chats with one of the biggest stars of culinary television, Chef Emeril Lagasse, about coming up in the industry, being on TV, and his new XL Grill line at the Chatelaine Kitchen. BAM!
Touro Steakhouse offers a unique dining experience that is unlike any traditional Western-style steakhouse. Using a fixed-price, all-you-can-eat dining concept known as Rodizio, this Brazillian Steakhouse brings something new and unique to Richmond Hill.
We grab a delicious brunch at the king of Baldwin Village, French restaurant Bodega. With a menu designed and inspired by French cuisine, this one is a savoury treat that you don't want to miss! Check out Bodega's VTV page: http://www.viewthevibe.com/toronto-restaurants/bodega/10163