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Ambiyan delivers on an Indian Experience

Posted in Indian, Reviews with tags , , , on April 11, 2010 by amulgandhi
149 Main Street
Unionville, Ontario
(905) 480-0094
Delivery: Tues-Sun 5-9pm

I first heard about Ambiyan a year ago, when they first opened, but never got an opportunity to visit.  As I found myself craving some good Indian food I decided to give Ambiyan a try and found myself actually going back a few days later.  Ambiyan  has a prime location in the heart of Main Street Unionville, and with the help of the owners of the Amaya Group they launched a much needed upscale Indian restaurant in the Markham-Unionville area.

Ambiyan does an excellent job of balancing the menu with traditional Indian dishes and exploring the fusion realm of Indo-Mediterranean cuisine. Continue reading


Tiny Tom Donuts is a Treat!

Posted in Reviews with tags , , , on December 6, 2009 by amulgandhi

Tiny Tom Storefront in Markham.

7323 Woodbine Avenue
(Woodbine & Denison)
Markham, Ontario
Monday to Saturday 8:00 am – 3pm.

The long tradition of standing in long lines at the CNE to get a chance to try the infamous Tiny Tom Donuts can be foregone with a visit to their first storefront, which is located in their hometown of Markham.  Since its inception in 1959 the famous donuts have found themselves being a marquee vendor at the CNE, but for many the once a year treat was not enough and on November 9, 2009 they opened up their first retail outlet in Markham at the corner of Woodbine and Denison.  Taking a page out of Cadbury’s recent promotion of their easter eggs, the boys at Tiny Tom Donuts are hoping people will turn their once a year treats into a more frequent habit.

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