Yonge and Eglinton is a food lover’s dream. Chock-full of bakeries, delis, cheese and butcher shops, this neighbourhood is a hot spot for gourmet foods that you’ll look forward to trying and sharing with your next house guests.

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Uptown Brie
This quaint Toronto shop boasts an extensive collection of cheese and other fine foods. Along with rows of cheeses, the onsite chef prepares fresh meals for customers to take home, including whole seasoned chickens, flavourful sandwiches and hearty salads. Visit Uptown Brie regularly to try their rotating selection – you’re bound to find a new favourite every time.

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The Butcher's Son
The Butcher’s Son specializes in providing exclusive, high quality cuts of meat to foodies and chefs alike. Aside from restaurant quality cuts, the Butcher’s Son also sells homemade marinades, rubs, sauces and delicious prepared foods you won’t get anywhere else. Take home a couple blue cheese and cranberry beef burgers or Duck Confit Mac and Cheese.

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Douce France
Upon entering Douce France you’ll be greeted by the warm bilingual staff and the sweet smell of freshly baked bread and handmade chocolates. Specializing in artisanal coffees, French pastries, sit down lunches and sweet treats, Douce France is a local favourite. Stop in this weekend to pick up their delicious, Parisian-style macaroons or a box of melt-in-your-mouth truffles.

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La Salumeria
La Salumeria is a popular spot to find irresistible imports like; cheese, preserves, olive oil, cured meats and other prepared deli favourites. Located at 2021 Yonge Street, this grocer carries over 50 types of salami and over 100 types of cheese. Pick up the accouterments for a charcuterie board that will blow away your dinner guests.

Cheese Emporium Photo Courtesy of Cheese Emporium & Fine Foods

Cheese Emporium & Fine Foods
The Cheese Emporium & Fine Foods grocer is the ideal place to pick up fine cheeses from all over the world. Choose from a wide range of hard, soft, creamy and sharp cheeses that are sure to be the star of your next dinner party. The Cheese Emporium also sells specialty oils and olives, preserves, spreads and breads that will go effortlessly with your selected cheeses.

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