Toronto diners seeking authentic Japanese robata cuisine need look no further than Shibui Robata, now open in the city’s downtown neighborhood. Brought to you by the operators of Toronto’s popular Copacabana restaurants, Shibui Robata perfectly captures the techniques and flavors of authentic Japanese robata cooking. Robata means “around the fireplace” in Japanese and refers to [...]
The very best steak tartare I ever ate almost had too much of everything — spice, salt, lemon. Almost. And, yet, it was perfection, coming right up to the line without crossing it. Indeed, if you like your beef wriggling and raw, as Gollum would say, and well seasoned, then tartare is the perfect dish [...]
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I tend to think of most root vegetables as the foods of a once-desperate people. Looking at a gnarly head of celeriac, or celery root, it’s obvious that a very brave and very hungry person decided it would be dinner. But what the humble celeriac lacks in looks, it makes up for in flavor. Wildly [...]
Happenings on and around OpenTable… * Tomorrow is the 4th of July! Dine at one of the 100 Best American Restaurants this week in honor of our nation’s rich history. * What’s the best way to pay when dining out? Vote in this week’s poll! * Do you know which restaurants celebs have been spotted at? Learn [...]
What motivates you to stay at the top of your game? For our restaurant partner Centro in Toronto, Ontario, it’s stars — on their OpenTable reviews page, that is. And there are a LOT of them to see!
Forget the beach or vacations. Nothing says summer like Restaurant Week! The perfect way to enjoy a “staycation” in your own city, Restaurant Week offers you the chance to enjoy prix-fixe meals at participating restaurants at wallet-conscious prices. If you’ve never dared to dine at a certain restaurant because it was beyond your budget, Restaurant [...]