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Susur opening on Dundas (moved from Ontario board)

http://www.nowtoronto.com/daily/food/...

or will they bring the "ShangShow" to Toronto?

http://eater.com/archives/2010/08/06/...

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Susur
601 King St W, Toronto, ON M5V1M5, CA

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  1. Well that sounds like a nail in the coffin for Dundas W cool.

    1. Don't get me wrong, could be great. But that's a big move.

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      1. re: miketoronto

        I just hope he is going to really push the envelope!! HUGELY! SHOCK US SUSUR!!!!

        If it is the same ole Susur I personally no longer have an interest. I am still bummed out about the Lee expansion instead of the new concept that was supposed to arrive!

      2. Write up on Blogto about this too:

        http://www.blogto.com/eat_drink/2011/...

        Not sure if it offers any new info from your links, didn't get a chance to read them yet.

        1. Who knows what Susur and family will give us, but I think the telling line is that they are targeting a younger audience. To me that means lower prices and lots of cocktails. If Susur didn't make magic happen in NYC or with his recent reno, I wouldn't expect it for a shop he is setting up for his, barely out of their teens, sons. I hope he proves me wrong.

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          Susur
          601 King St W, Toronto, ON M5V1M5, CA

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          1. re: dubchild

            agreed. keyword: Younger Crowd. hope to be proven wrong as well.

            1. re: shekamoo

              And just maybe, Lee will get a professional manager and re-target at adults!
              We all win.

              1. re: estufarian

                Or....just maybe they will simply do an awesome job the way they have set out.

                Younger crowd does not = crap food
                Novice front of house does not = failure

          2. Cool! I'm excited to see this, I love how his kids are involved