Dear Toronto, it’s time to bust out your best stretchy pants because popular social ordering app (and serious time-saver!), Ritual will have you falling in love with the city’s food scene all over again thanks to the debut of Eats Week Toronto. From February 26 – March 9, participating restaurants (there’s over 550!) across Toronto will offer their signature dishes for up to 50% off when purchased through the Ritual app with Apple Pay. We definitely wouldn’t blame you if you took advantage of this delicious deal for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Ritual has partnered with none other than Chef Cory Vitiello (insert heart eyes emoji here)of Flock to share his top 6 restaurant picks in the #6ix that you can discover and enjoy during Ritual’s Eats Week Toronto. See below for his curated list of where to go and what to try to satisfy every craving!
Rise & Grind @ Boxcar Social
Start your day right and pop on over to Boxcar Social for not only their #goals decor but their drool-worthy coffee selection too! Don’t miss out on scoring their top quality filtered coffee for just $1 (!!) while the Ritual Eats promo is on.
Bountiful Bowls @ Crave
Looking for a super satisfying and healthy lunch option? Head on down to Crave for the foreign cuisine you’re craving (get it?) with the nutrients your body needs. Their Bangkok Bowl is spicy and exotic with chicken, soba noodles, mango, fried shallot, cashews and a hit of red thai chili peppers!
Green Eats @ Flock
Known for their out-of-this-world rotisserie chicken, Flock is Chef Cory‘s latest venture and we can tell you first hand that it’s one delicious venture at that! Don’t miss your chance to try Flock’s Harvest Salad is chock full of scrumptious ingredients like marinated kale, farro, spaghetti squash and roasted beets to name a few.
Carb Loading @ General Assembly Pizza
For those who appreciate the fine art of pizza (isn’t that pretty much everyone?), General Assembly Pizza is the place for you! This spot is creative and unique with everything from their house-made dough to the way their pizzas are served on individual trays. With options like their Sweet Heat, Green Pie and Mila Margherita all on offer during Ritual Eats, this is what pizza party dreams are made of.
Asian Sensation @ Pai
Bringing the flavours of Northern Thailand to Toronto, Pai Kitchen is highly revered for making real Thai food that really gives guests an authentic taste of Thailand. Chef Cory is a huge fan and he recommends their Pad Thai (pictured above), Green Curry Chicken and the Khao Soi for the ultimate Thai feast!
Pub Grub @ Kanga Aussie Meat Pies
Treat yourself and indulge in your very own authentic Australian experience right in the heart of downtown Toronto at Kanga Aussie Meat Pies. Made with flakey pastry and only the best filling ingredients, you need to try their life-changing Traditional Pie that’s loaded with minced beef and killer gravy.
For more info, search “Eats Week” in the Ritual App to find perks near you!
(Story by Assistant Editor, Blair Stutz)