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FORKNI-L Digest - 7 Jul 2001 to 8 Jul 2001 (#2001-211)

Sun, 8 Jul 2001

There are 2 messages totalling 183 lines in this issue.

Topics of the day:

  1. WAR: Places to eat, drink, and be merry :-)
  2. : Admin:  FORKNI-L Rules


Date:    Sun, 8 Jul 2001 16:18:16 -0400
From:    Will Steeves <goid@i.......>
Subject: Re: WAR: Places to eat, drink, and be merry :-)

I saw someone asking about this, so I thought that I'd drop some suggestions
- if anyone is looking for any non-fictitious places to eat in Toronto that
can be written into your War posts (or to go there and visit in Real Life
:-) ), let me humbly offer the following:

Nice / Expensive Restaurants:

- The 360 Restaurant: The revolving restaurant at the Observation deck of
the CN Tower.  Expensive, and it's well worth it!

- Ruth's Chris Steakhouse: In the lower level of the Sheraton Hotel at Queen
and Richmond.  Beside the Ruth's Chris is Trader Vic's bar; they make the
BEST Mai Tai anywhere, at least in my humble opinion.

Casual / Inexpensive Restaurants:

- The Old Spaghetti Factory: The Esplanade at Yonge St. (just south of Front
St).  Originally thought to be the site of the infamous restaurant scene in
"The Fix", but that scene might actually have been done somewhere else (I'm
looking into it).  Still, the OSF's food is fantastic, and I've never been
disappointed.  Also, jeans are just fine.

- Silver Dragon Chinese Restaurant, Kingston Road in Scarborough.  It's a
personal favourite of mine, and it's close to Morningside Park where
_something_ was filmed (I don't have my site list with me, but please take
my word for it :-) )

Very Casual / Super Inexpensive Restaurants:

- Any Mister Submarine location: A Canadian institution. :-)   Leave the
suit at home, and you won't break the bank.

- Greg's Ice Cream: Bloor St. West, (almost) across from Varsity Stadium
(University of Toronto).  It's a student hangout, so you won't need a suit.
:-)  Anything that you can think of to do with ice cream (G-Rated, okay!),
they've probably done it, but they'll do just about anything. For example:
They might not have chocolate chocolate chip ice cream, but that's no
problem, because they'll get you a spoon or two of chocolate ice cream, a
bunch of chocolate chips, and mix them right in front of you.  Woohoo!


- Whiskey Saigon: Northwest corner of DUNCAN (not McCaul :-) ) and Richmond.
It's a club, but it's nice enough, and they have plenty of different rooms
with different musical styles.  Casual is fine.

- The Fluid Lounge: Southwest corner of Duncan and Richmond.  I've only been
inside once (off hours, during a tour), looks nice, but from what I've
heard, you won't find any Raven music here.  Still, this IS the Raven (sort
of :-) ), so no visit to Toronto is complete without it.  Also, you _might_
need to be a little bit dressed up, but I don't recall for sure.

- The Phoenix: 410 Sherbourne St. at Carlton.  It's not "all industrial, all
the time", but they seem to be more likely to have Raven-style music than
most other places.

- The Kingdom: 1400 Plains Rd. East in Burlington, so it's about 60-90
minutes from downtown, but worth the drive.  I don't know what their "usual
format" is, but they're the home of CFNY's Martin Streak for a live telecast
of mostly new and alternative rock, plus a good bit of great industrial,
goth, and punk every Friday night.

That's all that I can think of for now.  There's more to come, if I can
think of it. :-)


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Date:    Sun, 8 Jul 2001 11:46:17 -0500
From:    mclisa <mclisa@m.......>
Subject: : Admin:  FORKNI-L Rules

Double, double, toil and trouble,
Fire, burn, and cauldron bubble,
Where the place? Upon the net,
There to meet with Mclisa.
 ..Or, we've just had a terrible thunderstorm, which reminded me of MacBeth.

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