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20 Canadian Restaurants You Must Try

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 06.14.2016 | Canada Living
Adrian Brijbassi

On Monday, Vacay.ca will announce its fourth annual Top 50 Restaurants in Canada rankings. It's a survey of elite diners, industry experts, and leading travel and food journalists who take the pulse of the nation's dining scene. It's an ever-changing and exciting time to dine out across Canada. Here is the list of the 20 best restaurants I tried during the past 12 months.

Canada's Top 10 Best Restaurants

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 07.19.2014 | Canada
Adrian Brijbassi

It takes time for kitchens and restaurants to hit their stride. Geoff Hopgood, based on the most recent meal I had at his establishment, is in the zon...

Arti Patel

Calgary's Meat-Loving Charcut Duo Gets 'Grilled'

HuffingtonPost.com | Arti Patel | Posted 08.01.2013 | Canada Living

After figuring out she could peel the skin off a pig's head in 49 seconds, Connie DeSousa told herself she would never attempt this dangerous skill ag...

Canadian Chef Connie DeSousa Wins Top Chef Prize

CP | Lois Abraham, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.09.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Not only can Connie DeSousa peel the skin from a pig's head in 49 seconds flat, but the Calgary restaurateur was the winner in the outstandi...

Fresh Blood: An Eater's Tour of Toronto

John T. Jackson | Posted 03.05.2013 | Canada Living
John T. Jackson

As tag-team chefs and restaurant owners, Connie and my first "Fresh Blood" blog postings stem from four days out of our kitchen. This cyber-sojourn re...