New pizza restaurant open near campus

(By: Jonathan Bradley) Hungry Ryerson students looking for cheap meals now have one more option to add to their list. Pizza chain Pi Co. opened its third location this Tuesday on University Avenue and Adelaide Street West, less than 20 minutes away from campus. To celebrate their grand opening, Pi Co. gave out free margherita pizza for three hours and 14 minutes – a reference to the … Continue reading New pizza restaurant open near campus

Riverdale gets pop-up treatment at Toronto diner

(By: Jasmine Bala) Netflix has been transforming restaurants across the country into Pop’s Chock’lit Shoppe, a diner from the hit series Riverdale, in celebration of the show’s season two premiere yesterday. Fran’s College Street location was the first to transform in Toronto. With the waiters dressed in full Pop’s diner uniform (complete with red bowties) and the big lit-up Pop’s Chock’lit Shoppe sign inside, it … Continue reading Riverdale gets pop-up treatment at Toronto diner

Eric Chong’s restaurant R&D is a culinary star in Toronto’s Chinatown

(By: Hilary Punchard) R&D is a modern Canadian Asian styled restaurant located in the heart of Toronto’s Chinatown. The name of the restaurant stands for the Rebel and the Demon, after the two masterminds who opened the restaurant. Eric Chong is named the Rebel, after becoming the first winner of MasterChef Canada. At 22, Chong changed careers from chemical engineering to compete as a chef … Continue reading Eric Chong’s restaurant R&D is a culinary star in Toronto’s Chinatown