Food & Drink Awards 2022

Page 38 LUXlife Food & Drink Awards 2022 Village by the Grange is a unique location, restaurants and retail establishments line the food court, introducing flocks of hungry customers to the bustling hub. Students and workers can be found bobbing between coffee shops, tea houses, and Chinese or Korean restaurants. In essence, Village by the Grange is the backdrop for all kinds of delicacies – including the mouth-watering dishes at Karine’s. Vegan Pesto Encrusted Tofu Salad, glutenfree and vegan Lentil Soup, and Eggs Benedict are all staples on Karine’s’ menu. Such dishes are complimented by delightfully fresh fruit juices – orange, pineapple, watermelon, and lemonade – and mixed drinks, including the popular Berry Banana and the PBC, a delicious peanut butter, banana, and chocolate blend. Moreover, Karine’s boasts an impressive range of vegan and free-from sweet treats which are all baked onsite every day, ensuring robust flavours, and of course, maximum freshness. Moreover, whether it’s a hearty breakfast or treats, the prices remain exceptionally affordable - Karine’s is both kind to the stomach and the wallet, and it is this that truly sets the restaurant apart from its competition, as it is affordable without scrimping on quality. This has solidified Karine’s position in the market, as it is constantly drawing in new and repeat customers. Perhaps most telling of the restaurant’s success is the abundance of positive reviews that can be found online. For example, one customer writes, ‘This is within a food court, but the customer service and quality of food outweighs that. There is a lot of variety for vegetarians, the serving is generous for its price and the women that work there are genuinely lovely. If I was staying closer by, I’d have it for breakfast every morning of my stay.’ For delicious all-day breakfasts and brunches that are both gluten-free and vegan, Karine’s in Toronto should be your first port of call. Indeed, Karine’s is an eatery accessible to everyone – no matter what their dietary requirements may be. Sep22271 Karine’s Best Free-From Breakfast & Brunch Restaurant - GTA The legions of loyal patrons ensured that the pandemic ultimately didn’t slow Karine’s success – with only a slight adjustment being made to pricing, allowing Karine’s girls to stand strong, and eager to continue to serve delicious food for years to come. “I would really like to strongly extend our gratitude to all the people who made our passionate venture this successful!” - Maggie Kay, Karine’s For those looking for a full Armenian dining experience, Karine’s serves a delicious dinner menu at four nights a week, and at Drom Taberna every Tuesday night. Karine’s has certainly earned the title of Best Free-From Breakfast & Brunch Restaurant – GTA; the restaurant has put an emphasis on customer service and the quality of its food. Over the years, the company’s reputation has evolved into one of ingenuity and goodness, and this is something that is echoed within both professional and customer reviews. The restaurant, which also runs a catering service, can therefore expect to have increased success going forward. Contact: Maggie Kay Company: Karine’s Web Address: