Aria Ristorante is an Italian restaurant located right beside Union Station, which makes it a convenient visit for anyone who works or lives in Toronto. I went there for the first time this Winter, and I was very impressed.
Apollo Bakery & Grill is a Middle Eastern restaurant located near the Dixie & Eglinton area of Mississauga.
I love Congee Queen. This is one of those spots that's always busy, and for very good reason. Their food is consistently delicious, and it is served at a quick and efficient pace by a well-trained staff. Even though the meat here is not halal, there are enough seafood and vegetarian options that you definitely won't feel like you're missing out.
Church Bistro is a modern halal/organic brunch and dinner restaurant serving its classic menu items with a South Asian flare.
After all the drool-worthy pictures on Instagram and the raving reviews my friends had about this place and its authenticity, I was convinced I had to give East Tea Can a shot.
Cluck Clucks is a halal chicken and waffles restaurant located in downtown Toronto.
SukhoThai is what I consider a rare gem - a modern dine-in halal Thai restaurant with excellent food at a very reasonable price.
I've been to Blackstone twice, and I can say one thing for sure - the quality of service has been as consistent as the quality of food.
We decided to try out Rayhoon, which is located in this adorable little nook of downtown Burlington, just steps away from their waterfront area.
I heard about Goodfellas through my sister in law, who suggested I try it out for some authentic Italian wood oven pizza.