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Best lunch between Toronto and Huntsville (not Weber's)

El Puerco Jul 3, 2007 06:20 PM

I'll be driving from Hamilton to Huntsville on Saturday and if nobody has a better suggestion, I'll probably have lunch at Memphis BBQ in Woodbridge.

I've been to Weber's and I want to try something else.

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  1. thenurse RE: El Puerco Jul 3, 2007 06:46 PM

    Maybe the BBQ rib place in Barrie? Someone will have to help me out with the name, I've never been (although I'd like to go).

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      Aardvark RE: thenurse Jul 4, 2007 06:56 AM

      I believe it's called Mike Love's BBQ and Smokehouse.

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        pinstripeprincess RE: Aardvark Jul 4, 2007 07:01 AM

        he ranted on here a few months back about being unappreciated and essentially shutting down once the lease ran out. might not be open still....

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      Snarf RE: El Puerco Jul 4, 2007 08:50 AM

      If you can last until Bracebridge, the Inn At the Falls has a great patio, and fairly decent upscale pub food with good beers on tap. Nice view of the falls, and very relaxed atmosphere.

      1. El Puerco RE: El Puerco Jul 4, 2007 02:28 PM

        Other threads on Mike Love's say, "Great food, lousy service with a snarl." If he really ranted about being unappreciated, I'm a little leery about being near him with sharp knives around. Barrie is also hosting the Brews and BBQ Festival and that could easily turn into a longer stop.

        I think Bracebridge is about an hour south of Novar, but it may make a great day trip.

        1. Bob Catt RE: El Puerco Jul 6, 2007 08:08 AM

          If you're coming from Hamilton, you'll probably want lunch about the time you reach King City. I suggest Hogan's Inn, a charming place with character, and not too expensive for lunch. Turn east off Highway 400 along King Road, and go a few blocks - it's on the south side at the intersection of Keele Street at a traffic light. We've been there for lunch, and for a wedding function, and I don't think you'll be disappointed. Here's a photo display -


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