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Pullman – Montreal, Canada

At Montreal’s Pullman wine bar, the tapas menu is a simple check-box card to be filled in with the provided pencils; very practical and fun. The wine menu, however, is a bit overwhelming with more then 340 choices!

Pullman delights in all respects. I would say that the photos of the food do them justice. The dishes are as tasty as they are attractive!

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Bota Bota Spa – Montreal

A 52-meter long floating ferry, converted into a Scandinavian style spa by Sid Lee Architecture, on the St. Lawrence River provides perfect views of Moshe Safdie’s Habitat 67 and BuckyFuller’s geodesic dome; as well as a lovely place to grab a bit of hot and sun near old Montreal.

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Patria – Toronto, Canada

above photo © patria Patria Restaurant (1) 416 367 0505 478 King St W, Toronto, ON M5V 1L7, Canada www.patriatoronto.com OPEN HOURS: 17:30 – 22:30   Monday – Sunday 10:00 – 14:30   Sunday Wandering by an alley on Toronto’s busy King St. West, we were surprise to glimpse a glow and lively vibe emanating from its depths.   Upon entry,  you are impressed with the striking… Read More

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Weslodge – Toronto, Canada

photo © Weslodge Weslodge Saloon (1) 647 660 0999 480 King St W, Toronto, ON M5V 1L7, Canada www.weslodge.com OPEN HOURS: LUNCH/BRUNCH 11:30 – 14:30   Monday – Friday 11:00 – 15:30   Sunday DINNER 17:30 – 22:30   Monday – Sunday Striking would be the word for this wild game meets urban dandy brunch Den.  The hunting theme decor sets the tone to another trendy spot… Read More

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De Farine Et D’Eau Fraiche – Montreal, Canada

The name De Farine Et D’Eau Fraiche translates to ‘Flour and Fresh Water’ and is an apt name for a lovely café located in the gay village of Montreal.
Pastry chef Marilu Gunji is a queen of the aesthetics. All the cookies, cakes, pastries and candies are visually seductive.