Restaurant Guide 2001

Rating: NNNNNUptownThis part of T.O. is losing its staid rep and growing rapidly. Outdoor Food & Drink**AUBERGE DU POMMIER old-world.


Rating: NNNNN

Uptown

This part of T.O. is losing its staid rep and growing rapidly. Outdoor Food & Drink**AUBERGE DU POMMIER old-world flare with old-world fare in a garden setting. 4150 Yonge, 416-222-2220 $$$ L/D

**CHAI A teahouse offering light lunches and takeout dinners. 1575 Bayview, 416-483-9512 $$ L/D Unlicensed *O*

**DUFF’S FAMOUS WINGS Buffalo-style chicken wings in the heart of Bayview Village. 1604 Bayview, 416-544-0100 $ L/D/Late *O*

**ESPRESSIMO Cafe on the site of the flying swamis. 1094 Yonge, 416-944-0101 $$ L/D *O

***FIESTA AZTECA Tex-Mex and margaritas way north of the border. 1618 Bayview, 416-482-9998 $$ L/D *O*

**GRANITE BREWERY Upbeat patio with one of T.O.’s few Braille-printed menues offers cask-conditioned beers produced by their own brewery. 245 Eglinton East, 416-322-0723 $$ L/D/Late *O*

**GRANO Innovative antipasti and wine list keep the regulars in line at this uptown haunt. Literally. 2035 Yonge, 416-440-1986 $$$ L/D *O*

**GROUCHO’S Do fries go with that shake? 1574 Bayview, 416-482-3456 $ L/D *O*

**THE LOBSTER TRAP Retro seafood eatery near the 401. 1962 Avenue Rd., 416-787-3211 $$$ L/D

**LA MAISON BENOIT Uptown classical French jardin. 1921 Avenue Rd., 416-782-9934 $$ L/D *O*

**MEDITERRANEO Mediterranean fare in the shade. 2075 Yonge, 416-322-0161 $$ L/D

**MILLIE’S BISTRO Mediterranean specials — lots of vegeteriana — near the 401. 1980 Avenue Rd., 416-481-1247 $$$ L/D *O*

**MY FAVOURITE Featuring ice cream from Gregg’s. 3 MacPherson, 416-no phone $ L/D Unlicensed

**PATACHOU PATISSERIE French pastries and sandwiches in the sun. 1095 Yonge, 416-927-1105 $ L/D *O*

**QUARTIER Contemporary French fare with an Indo bent. 2112 Yonge, 416-545-0505 $$$ L/D

**RAHIER Toronto’s best French pastries — ethereal croissants — are not only gorgeous to look at, they boggle the tastebuds. 1717 Bayview, 416-482-0917 $ L/D Unlicensed *O*

**THE REBEL HOUSE Rear patio under a parachute roof. 1068 Yonge, 416-927-0704 $$ L/D

**RHODE’S French doors open to three tables squeezed outdoors. Live jazz most nights, too. 1496 Yonge, 416-968-9315 $$ L/D *O*

**ROSEDALE DINER Cloistered patio with an impressive selection of single malts. 1164 Yonge, 416-923-3122 $$ L/D

**SEVEN NUMBERS Great old-school Italian eats on a raucuus terrazzo. Join the lineup! 343 Eglinton West, 416-322-5183 $$ L/D/Late Clubs & BarsBERLIN Salsa, house and top 40 Tuesday to Sunday. 2335 Yonge, 416-489-7777 ***

**CHICK’N DELI Ask for the chicken-delic chicken wings and listen to live jazz most nights. 744 Mt. Pleasant, 416-489-3363 *O*

**ST. LOUIS Live rock ‘n’ roll under the stars nightly. And chicken wings. 2050 Yonge, 416-480-0202 *O*

SPIN LOUNGE Different DJs spin Tuesday and Thursday through Saturday. 4973 Yonge, 416-733-4973

**THE UNICORN Live celtic music and pub grub seven nights a week. 175 Eglinton East, 416-482-0115 ***

**WYLIE’S Backyard watering hole in Summerhill. 1234A Yonge, 416-920-9063 $$ L/D *O* ComedyYUK YUK’S Riotous laughter — har! — every night of the week. 2335 Yonge, 416-967-6425

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