Sam Riches’s Recent Articles
May 28, 2014
The best restaurants in central Ontario... that aren't in Toronto
Despite the evidence presented by Rob Ford’s pants tailor, Toronto does not have ALL the great restaurants in Central Ontario -- in fact there are a ton of amazing eateries just a (really big) stone's throw away from our hallowed metropolis.
Mar 19, 2014
Where to eat before, during, and after the Jays games
Because you don’t want to embarrass the Jays by showing up to the Rogers Centre in better shape than, well, pretty much all of them, you’ll need to do some serious eating & drinking around the game (after all, the glorious Steam Whistle Brewery can only do so much) -- so here’s where to go pre-game (food!), mid-game (more food!), and post-game (not food!) before/during/after another heartbreaking loss.
Mar 5, 2014
Toronto's best new restaurant openings. Period.
While preparing for your upcoming mayoral campaign (uh, with a bar set this low, how could you not be?!), you may have understandably missed some of the awesome new Toronto spots that’ve been swinging their doors over the past few months, so we’ve faithfully rounded them up for you…
Jan 22, 2014
10 things you didn't know about Steam Whistle
Some things in Toronto are consistent and reliable -- Rob Ford can always be depended on to try and prevent a strike, the Blue Jays pitchers can be depended on for the same thing, and and Steam Whistle, our beloved microbrewery, will always make a good beer.
Jan 9, 2014