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dinner reco for school trip to downtown toronto?

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hungryheifer Apr 13, 2010 05:34 PM

Looking for a dinner reco for a school trip to downtown Toronto for 24 grade 11-12 students.
Somewhere inexpensive but that takes reservations. We'll be in the Front/John area and could walk a few blocks. Pizza and burgers would be perfect.

There's a ball game on and Joe Badali, Gretsky's, Copper Creek and Lone Star are already booked.

Thanks.

R

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Joe Badali's Restaurant
156 Front St W, Toronto, ON M5J2L6, CA

Lone Star Cafe
472 Morden Rd, Oakville, ON L6K3W4, CA

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    chalenegirl Apr 14, 2010 06:36 AM

    east side marios?

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      Toronto Fastfoodie Apr 14, 2010 04:14 AM

      Its pizza but not burgers: It Fornello in the entertainment district. It is quite large & good food & comparable in price to anything else you will find down there.

      1. Rabbit Apr 14, 2010 03:59 AM

        You might try Jack Astor's.

        There is one at Front and University and another at Richmond and John (either are about a ten minute walk). It's no favourite of mine, but it's similar to your other picks and would probably satisfy a group of hungry teens.

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        Jack Astor's
        1090 Don Mills Rd, Toronto, ON M3C3R6, CA

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          balthazar Apr 13, 2010 09:05 PM

          You could try to Acme Bar & Grill: I haven't been there in years and don't even know if it's still open. Can't think of much else that fits your description in the area, though. Here's the information I found online (no website):

          Acme Bar & Grill
          86 John Street (416) 340-9700

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          1. re: balthazar
            foodyDudey Apr 13, 2010 10:01 PM

            I'm sure it closed many years ago. Hint: no website these days almost always means it's no longer open.

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