new Chowfind Under the Table in Cabbagetown
Want to highly recommend a great new restaurant on Parliament St. just south of Wellesley on the west side. Six of us ate there 2 days ago(including a six year and three year old) and enjoyed the food and the restaurant atmosphere greatly.
Adult orders were Ackee and salt fish with Rice and Peas, Meatloaf and Oxtails. Kids had burgers with fries. First of all the owner Kim is so attentive and ready to find a way to make you comfortable and your meal a memorable one. All the entrees were excellent. The ackee and salt fish was wonderful, just the right balance between the slightly creamy texture of the fish and the slight crunch of the peas and rice. The meatloaf was amazing, moist and tender, the standout in my opinion. The oxtails were also great, wonderful flavour.
The kids burgers were just the right size and perfectly done with the best fries I have tasted for a long time. Kids meal prices too.
I was told about the restaurant by a friend who buys their takeout Spaghetti Bolognese and can't get enough of it.
A great meal with excellent food, surprisingly homey atmosphere and was enjoyed by all-especially the two kids!
Can't do better than that I think. Try Under the Table, you'll be glad you did.
Three of us went back again today for lunch. Shaved beef sandwich with Red Pea soup was the so economical special and two of us shared an avocado, chicken, and b.l.t. sandwich with the same wonderful fries. Gotta love this place. We took out two orders of Spaghetti Bolognese for dinner and just finished it for supper. This was so amazingly good - wonderful pasta and the sauce was pure heaven. Thank goodness this place is in our neighbourhood as we can hardly wait to go back.