Everyone assumes that, in order to have a great dinner, you have to travel to Toronto to indulge in delicious food. But that's just not true because GTA suburbs are also killing the food game. Is Vaughan out of the way? Check out these amazing places to eat in Markham and Richmond Hill for more GTA eats.
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You don't need to go all the way into the city for awesome grub! Vaughan has tons of incredible restaurants that you NEED to try ASAP. Check out this list and see how many you've already checked off.
Golden Star, 7123 Yonge St
Home of famous burgers and classic diner aesthetic, Golden Star gives you the real old-school burger joint experience, complete with delicious burgers you can customize.
Meron To Go, 11 Disera Dr
Craving Middle Eastern cuisine on the go? Meron To Go is your best bet. They strive to recreate authentic recipes and dishes for their customers. They're also one of the few restaurants to use turkey meat in their shawarma!
Ricci's Pizza & Sandwich Shoppe, 8401 Weston Rd
The Ricci family will make SURE you have the best time at their restaurant. From pizza to pasta to sandwiches, there's really something for everyone. Generous portions, delicious comfort food, and a welcoming atmosphere - what else could you ask for?
Bombay Touch Indian Restaurant, 7700 Bathurst St
This restaurant is perfect for everyone! Bombay Touch has vegan and vegetarian options that will make meat eaters jealous. Their flavourful, authentic Indian food includes traditional dishes like samosa, curry, and butter chicken.
Vicentina Meats, 109 Edilcan Dr
This family-owned restaurant has been open (and thriving!) for over 40 years, and continues to be a classic hit. Make sure to try their signature porchetta roast - one of the BEST in the city.
Truly Thai Cuisine, 3175 Rutherford Rd #47
This traditional Thai restaurant has all of your favourite Thai classics: pad thai, pad see ew, green or red curry and, if you're not full, mango sticky rice for dessert!
Wok With Yu, 4000 Steeles Ave W #15
Wok with Yu is a Hakka Chinese & Thai Restaurant with a killer name. Their main goal is to combine taste and spice in honouring Indian and Chinese culture through food. This restaurant will have you going back for seconds!
Ay Caramba, Eh! 3540 Rutherford Rd #65
Next time you're craving top-notch, fresh Mexican fare, hit this spot up. This vibrant eatery serves up Latin flavours with a Canadian touch. A yummy cuisine hybrid, indeed!
Anna Maria Trattoria, 2900 Langstaff Rd
In desperate need of some good ol' Italian cuisine? Take a seat at Anna Maria Trattoria's and enjoy authentic, homemade pasta and pizza, just like nonna intended. Seriously, you'll feel like you've travelled to Italy once that first bite hits you.
Kookoo's Kitchen, 5100 Rutherford Rd
Calling all burger enthusiasts! Kookoo's Kitchen has delectable burgers, fish 'n chips, and other deli classics for you to sink your teeth into. Try the All Day Breaky Burg for a real challenge, or customize your own! Either way, you won't be disappointed.
From breakfast to late-night dining, Symposium Cafe has you covered. Grab some friends and take advantage of their awesome specials and deals, including $5 burgers, $12.95 pasta bowls, and $48 3-course dinner for two.
Sofra Istanbul, 3330 Steeles Ave W
You don't have to travel to Turkey to eat incredible Turkish cuisine! This mouthwatering Mediterranean grill will leave you feeling full with fresh salads, fish, and meats, plus classic dishes including lahmajoun and gozlemeh.
9baci, 10200 Keele St
Did you grow up in Maple? Then you DEFINITELY know this place. This Italian restaurant serveS some of the best pizza and pasta in the Vaughan area, for sure!