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Dr. Laffa is now Famous Laffa Kosher (Toronto)

According to Toronto’s COR (kosher agency): Dr. Laffa was acquired by a restaurant franchise called “Famous Laffa”. Non-kosher locations will be separately owned and called “Famous Laffa” and kosher locations will be called “Famous Laffa Kosher” as is done with other similar franchises (i.e. “Subway” and “Kosher Subway”). The branding and colour scheme for the […]

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Aroma Espresso Bar Opening Kosher Cafe in Toronto

According to the COR (Toronto’s Kosher certification agency) the popular Israeli cafe will be opening a kosher branch in Toronto. Who is excited for the new COR certified kosher #Aroma coming soon… A photo posted by CORKosher (@cor_kosher) on Jan 5, 2015 at 8:38am PST The cafe will be located off the corner of Bathurst […]

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New Meat Kiosk, Baldwin Street Kosher, at Air Canada Centre in Toronto

There is a new meat kiosk at Air Canada Centre, home of the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Toronto Raptors. Baldwin Street Kosher sells kosher hot dogs in section 105 of the stadium (according to this tweet.) Baldwin Street Kosher also offers “kettle cooked” spicy chili, gourmet sausages, and an all-time favorite–curly cut french fries! They […]

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Kosher Food Found @ YYZ (Toronto’s Pearson Airport)

A YTK reader found kosher sandwiches in Terminal 3 at Pearson Airport in Toronto yesterday. Grodzinski’s, a COR supervised bakery in Toronto, is supplying sandwiches with roast beef, pastrami, brisket, cream cheese, and tuna options. There is also a choice of tuna, or roasted vegetable and hummus wraps. Additionally, you can find kosher danish pastries, […]

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Ba-Li Laffa, Kosher Mediterranean Grill, To Open in Toronto

Torontonians, say good bye to Dairy Treats, and say hello to Ba-Li Laffa which is replacing the dairy eatery. This is Ba-Li Laffa’s 2nd location in Toronto. Opening in April 2014, Ba-Li Laffa will be a moderately priced Mediterranean grill restaurant with a classic kosher Middle Eastern menu. The menu includes shish kebobs, lamb chops, back […]

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New Kosher Restaurant in Toronto: Ben & Izzy’s Deli

Good news for kosher observant Torontonians. After a spate of kosher restaurant closings, a new Glatt Kosher deli has opened this week in the Bathurst & Lawrence area: Ben & Izzy’s Deli. As of today, they have chosen not to participate in COR’s Kosher Restaurant Month across most of Toronto’s Kosher restaurants, offering 10% off […]

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May is Kosher Restaurant Month in Toronto = 10% Off Local Eateries All Month Long

The COR Kasruth Council of Canada, Toronto’s main kashrut agency, is promoting May as “Kosher Restaurant Month” in Toronto and Thornhill, offering 10% off (seemingly) all kosher restaurants and eateries under COR supervision. This coupon MUST be printed for EACH use, so you may need to kill a few trees if you want to eat […]

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Marky’s in Toronto, Set to Close This Week

Long a mainstay in the Toronto Jewish community, Marky's Deli & Restaurant has been around since 1969 (that's 43 years for those not doing the math), and will close this Wednesday, July 18th. The economy was cited as a reason for closing by the stores owners. Recently, Toronto has lost nearly all of its Kosher […]

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New Vegetarian Kosher Restaurant in Toronto: Pantry Foods

Pantry Foods, a new vegetarian healthy option just opened in Toronto's Bathurst neighborhood and looks to go head-to-head with some of New York's healthy vegetarian Kosher establishments. The restaurant, which also serves as a caterer, cafe, specialty food shop and brunch spot is looking to capture a market that's not just interested in any Kosher […]

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Restaurants with Sukkot 2010

CLICK HERE: UPDATED FOR 2013   This list was compiled by our community of Kosher travelers. Thank you to everyone to contributed! (There is no doubt that this list is incomplete. If there are restaurants that are not listed that have a Sukkah, please comment below.) To get YeahThatsKosher updates via email, click here. Find us […]

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✈ Keeping Kosher in Toronto, ON

Contributed by: Dani Klein | Last Date of Travel: June 2009 It’s hard to believe we haven’t had a post on Toronto yet, the 2nd largest Jewish community outside of Israel. Recently, I’ve had the privilege of visiting Toronto on multiple occasions and trying much of their great food. Kosher Info: The largest Jewish city […]

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✈ Keeping Kosher in Sports Arenas & Stadiums

The following arenas and stadiums have kosher food available. Please keep in mind that there are specific locations that have kosher food, and that these options are not necessarily available throughout the stadium. Thank you to Kosher Sports Inc. who provided us with this information. Kosher Sports- Star-K Citi Field in Flushing, NY (New York […]

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Open for Passover 2009 in North America

Jews the world over are traveling around to friends, family, or to new locations this Passover. While it is typically impossible to find kosher restaurants or eateries open for Passover, here are a few that I’ve found that will be open this year on Chol Hamoed (intermediary days of Passover): New York | Miami | […]

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✈ Keeping Kosher in Ottawa, ON

Contributed by: Josh Margo | Last Date of Travel: [Author lives in Ottawa] Kosher Info: Although its a great city there is limited spots for kosher food. The Rideau Bakery with two spots has some great bakery items. A location in the heart of downtown on Rideau Street and a newer one on Bank(between Heron […]

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✈ Keeping Kosher in Niagara Falls, ON / NY

Contributed by: Dani Klein | Last Date of Travel: July 2006 Kosher Info: Kosher food in the Niagara region can only be found on the Canadian side, or in Buffalo (about 20+ min. away). Directly near the falls there is a dairy restaurant: King David Bakery which carries decent pizza, sandwiches, Israeli products, and bakery […]

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