2014 Archive

South St. Burger Bar Opens on King St. E

Dec 17, 2014

At the beginning of the month I headed out to the brand spanking new South St. Burger Bar at 260 King St. E. for the media preview. I hadn’t had South St. Burger in awhile (read: years) and was curious to see what this whole “burger bar” concept was all about. Fun Fact: There are…

Toronto Restaurant Openings: Bathurst Local 322, Francobollo Posto Italiano, The Coop, Black Ox Bistro

Dec 11, 2014

Toronto Restaurant Openings highlights the latest restaurant openings and closings in Toronto and also gives a preview of what’s coming soon. Find us here every Thursday morning. OPEN NOW Bathurst Local 322, a cozy new cafe and bar has debut at where-else but, 322 Bathurst St. The second location of Mean Bao is now open…

South St. Burger Co. Steps Up to the Bar

Dec 8, 2014

Canadian fast-casual burger chain South St. Burger Co. opens its 29th location this week, but one of its stores is not like the others. No. 28, which opened last month on King Street in Toronto, is branded South St. Burger Bar. More like a pub than a typical fast-casual burger restaurant, the location has beer…

Toys 4 Teens officially launches

Nov 27, 2014

The Annual Toys 4 Teens campaign gets underway Thursday morning with a big launch party at the Delta Bow Valley Hotel downtown. The drive collects gifts for underprivileged kids aged 10 to 17 who are often forgotten over the holidays in favour of younger children. Morning Show Host Eric Francis says the Salvation Army is…

South St. Burger Unveils Casual Bar Concept

Nov 26, 2014

TORONTO — It’s difficult to ignore the winning combination of value and atmosphere that’s helping the burgeoning fast-casual segment win market share, and the team at South St. Burger has taken notice. Last night, it invited media to check out its new fast-casual iteration, South St. Burger Bar in Toronto.