Category Archive: Reviews

La Merceria | Queen West Coffee

After spending a lifetime traveling Europe, Sandra Rojas-Chinni and Marcelo Chinni know a thing or two about European coffee culture.


Diamond In The Rough| The Annex HodgePodge.

After years of preparing healthy meals on a dime for her family, Jenna Katz decided to open up a space of her own in the Annex to share her culinary talents.

A Story of Loss and Gain |Book Review of “Unbearable Lightness” By Portia De Rossi

This book review was originally published for, a division of Elle Canada.

Jimmy’s Coffee | King West Coffee

Tucked away from Toronto’s busy main streets, Jimmy’s Coffee at Portland and Adelaide is the type of café you visit when you want to disappear from the world.

Lit Espresso Bar | College West Coffee

Every so often, I visit an indie café so great, so perfect, and so complete that I hesitate to even write about it. The moment word gets out, I know I’ll revisit this spot shortly only to find myself scouring for a free table.

Sense Appeal Coffee Roasters | Queen West Coffee

Since it’s opening on November 8th, Sense Appeal has lured coffee enthusiasts away from their regular caffeine hubs. The trick? A better product.

The Green Beanery | Annex Coffee

Green Beanery at Bathurst and Bloor: A Cultural Hub

Dark Horse Espresso Bar | Queen West Coffee

The New Kid on the Block: Dark Horse Espresso Bar Opens Third Location on Queen Street West