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Biker hangouts with good food.

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Fat Swine Mar 3, 2008 09:39 PM

I'm at Scarborough and Pickering border. Anybody know some good places with great food and a place to hang with the biker croud? Spring is coming up fast and the bike is ready to go . Patios are probably best. Thanks.

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  1. Googs RE: Fat Swine Mar 4, 2008 08:39 AM

    Anywhere along Kingston Road my friend as long as its east of the point where Eglinton turns into it.

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      Fat Swine RE: Googs Mar 4, 2008 10:16 AM

      Sounds good to me. Thanks Googs!

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        dragonflygrl RE: Fat Swine Mar 4, 2008 10:23 AM

        I don't know how the food is, but the Black Bull @ Queen and Peter St. is a favourite biker haunt. Great Patio in the summer.

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          Finnegan RE: dragonflygrl Mar 10, 2008 08:13 AM

          Metro East Detention Centre does a good swiss steak on Fridays

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            jayt90 RE: Finnegan Mar 10, 2008 08:27 AM

            LOL

            How about The Black Dog Pub. It seems to be recently re-born as a green destination...

            http://blackdogpub.com/map.html

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              Fat Swine RE: jayt90 Aug 4, 2008 07:33 PM

              I love Black Dog and eat there frequently.

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              Googs RE: Finnegan Mar 10, 2008 09:30 AM

              Cool, that's near my work! Careful or you may give the people who own Booze Emporium some ideas on what to name the next place.

              I guess one of us should ask if the OP means motorcyclists or full patch.

      2. JamieK RE: Fat Swine Mar 10, 2008 10:10 AM

        I don't know about the good food part but here's a list of biker-friendly restaurants and hang-outs in the Durham region and parts beyond.
        http://bikeroads.atspace.com/hang.htm

        Besides a patio, tolerant proprietors and room for parking, it seems doughnuts and ice cream are an important criteria for biker-friendly establishments.

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          Fat Swine RE: JamieK Aug 4, 2008 06:56 PM

          Thats usefull. Thanks.

        2. rayrayray RE: Fat Swine Mar 10, 2008 10:58 AM

          sorry.......but this thread made chuckle. i'm assuming you mean places where other motorcyclers frequent....not true biker places

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            jayt90 RE: rayrayray Mar 10, 2008 11:45 AM

            I was thinking bicycles, close to the paved trail in Scarboro and Durham on the lakeshore.

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              Fat Swine RE: rayrayray Aug 4, 2008 06:54 PM

              Glad you had a chuckle. But no, I mean true biker places.

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                Fat Swine RE: rayrayray Sep 20, 2008 07:14 PM

                Nice dinner at auberge de pommier last night. We had a group of 45 or so.

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