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Eat Industries Inc.

Eat Industries Inc.

There is a very good reason to visit the lower west side of the Hamilton Market: delicious tacos. Eat Industries Incorporated was founded in August by Brandon Jackson and Matthew Pigeon. Both hailing from Toronto, the gentleman found their foodie home in the Hamilton Market […]

Because Beer 2015: Hamilton’s Craft Brew Festival

Because Beer 2015: Hamilton’s Craft Brew Festival

This year’s Because Beer festival (July 10 and 11), brought 30 craft breweries together with local food vendors and live music at Hamilton’s Pier 4 Park to welcome fellow beer lovers to mix and mingle while enjoying the peaceful view of the Hamilton harbour front. Here’s our recap […]

Wendel Clark’s Classic Bar and Grill

Wendel Clark’s Classic Bar and Grill

A smiling Wendel Clark signed pucks at the grand opening of his namesake restaurant on July 7. Wendel Clark’s Classic Bar and Grill, the new restaurant to occupy Hamilton’s historic Lister Block on the corner of James and King William, welcomed guests to get a sneak peak of […]

Chef Manny Ferreira Spices Up Mezcal TNT

Chef Manny Ferreira Spices Up Mezcal TNT

I strolled into Mezcal Tacos and Tequila on James St South on Friday at 6:00.  Not long after I browsed the restaurant’s new menu in search of their spring items, the space quickly filled up with visitors wanting a taste of this new Mexican-inspired eatery. […]

April Salads

April Salads

You may remember Novemburger, Urbanicity’s burger food festival that took place throughout November, raising over $6,500 for the United Way of Burlington and Greater Hamilton. This month’s April Salads follows the same structure: 30 of Hamilton’s finest restaurants are competing for diners’ votes to earn the […]

On a Hunt for Chocolate

On a Hunt for Chocolate

It’s almost Easter — which means it’s time to fill up on the good stuff. I went on a chocolate hunt in the city to find five shops preparing homemade goodies. If you haven’t picked up your gifts yet or need treats for entertaining, you may want to go […]

Interview with a Chef: Mark Farrugia of La Piazza Allegra

Interview with a Chef: Mark Farrugia of La Piazza Allegra

Chef Mark Farrugia opened La Piazza Allegra in 1997. This self-taught cook was influenced by his grandfather, a former Royal Connaught chef. In addition to owning and managing La Piazza Allegra, Chef Mark is an instructor for Fortinos Demo Stage, cooks every Saturday in the […]

Local Fundraiser Warms the Heart of Hamilton: Soupfest 2015

Local Fundraiser Warms the Heart of Hamilton: Soupfest 2015

Soupfest is Living Rock’s annual fundraiser, presented by First Ontario Credit Union. It’s a great opportunity to invite the Hamilton community to participate in supporting youth at risk. All of the proceeds support Living Rock life skill development and employment training. An estimated 5000 people […]

Urbanicity’s Martinus Geleynse Dishes On Burgers

Urbanicity’s Martinus Geleynse Dishes On Burgers

Competition for the best burger is on. During the month of November, 30 of Hamilton’s independent restaurants will be cooking for the crown to be named Novemburger of the year. Each restaurant has added their own special creation to the menu. Hamilton favourites like Jack […]