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SushiTarian May 3, 2009 02:44 PM

Hi there !

I am looking for cool kitchen stores in Toronto selling stylish, unique and higher-end products. Do any of you have recommendations?

Thank you in advance!
ST

  1. Full tummy May 3, 2009 03:10 PM

    I love Degrees on Yonge, north of Eglinton. Also, I know it's not a kitchen store, but Homesense has some great deals on quality stuff.

    1. TorontoJo May 3, 2009 03:10 PM

      This thread from last week has lots of suggestions.

      http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/615153

      And if you don't mind paying higher prices, Junors in Bayview Village mall has some nice things. And there's always Williams Sonoma for crazy prices, but beautiful goods.

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        SushiTarian May 3, 2009 04:33 PM

        Thank you both very much for the feedback! I will go check it out!

        ST

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        thora May 3, 2009 05:46 PM

        You might also really like "Good Egg" in Kensington Market.

        A really sweet spot! Here's a link to their website: http://www.goodegg.ca/

        Enjoy!

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          aser May 3, 2009 06:39 PM

          A very pretty store, but the prices are not for the faint of heart.

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          KitchenVoodoo May 3, 2009 05:50 PM

          The Inspired Cook on Queen East, just east of Greenwood on the north side of the street sounds like just what you are looking for. High end stuff, stylish, a realy nice shop.

          1. redearth May 3, 2009 07:13 PM

            High Tech, on Front St. near the SLM has some great kitchen stuff. Very modern and cool and more than a little pricy. Fun to check out, though...

            http://www.hightechonline.ca/default.asp

            1. Wahooty May 3, 2009 07:47 PM

              Bergo in the Distillery District features a variety of designers and items that are very fun to look at - very stylish with prices to match, but there are some items that are surprisingly reasonable.

              1. Full tummy May 3, 2009 10:33 PM

                Two on the Danforth: A Cook's Place and IQ Living. The first is a more traditional kitchen shop, and the second is a lot like High Tech, with lots of cool tools and sleek accessories, plus some more core equipment.

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                  SushiTarian May 4, 2009 05:45 AM

                  Thank you all so much!! I am going shopping today! ;-D
                  ST

                2. biggreenmatt May 22, 2012 10:33 AM

                  Old thread, but I'm surprised the various Nella incarnations aren't mentioned. Whilst they're industry-suppliers, they're happy to sell retail and trust you me: it's worth the trip up to Rexdale.

                  http://www.nellacutlery.com/

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                    Danybear May 23, 2012 08:23 AM

                    There is a Nella on Bathurst and Bloor area.

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                      Sooeygun May 23, 2012 11:55 AM

                      Nella Cucina on Bathurst is a spinoff of Nella Cutlery, but very different...more retail oriented. Nella Cutlery is industry oriented. Huge warehouse store with all the big appliances and equipment. Kind of fun to go and look at the massive mixers and house shaped wood ovens.

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