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5 Questions with Guy Maddin

Posted by Ashley Mulvihill , 1 year, 9 months ago

On the heels of The Drake Hotel's CONTACT exhibition Ransom Notes from the Lavender Underground opening, we asked the ever-fascinating Guy Maddin, 5 questions. Dig in, you’re sure to enjoy this window into Maddin’s mind!

Guy Maddin exhibits at The Drake Hotel
Food + Drink

Cinco de Mayo Pop-up 2016 with Donnie Masterton & Angela Lewis Serrano

Posted by Ivy Knight, 1 year, 9 months ago

Donnie Masterton and Angela Lewis Serrano have been coming to Toronto for the past two years to help The Drake throw a Cinco de Mayo party. Jeff Stober discovered Donnie's cooking while he was visiting The Restaurant in San Miguel and decided he'd be the perfect chef to execute The Drake's first Cinco de Mayo pop-up in 2014. I sat down with the couple, on the eve of Cinco de Mayo, to talk about how they met and what new projects they're working on, and, most importantly, what exactly they'll be showcasing in tomorrow's pop-up menu at The Drake Hotel.


Word to Your Mother: Life Advice From Drake Moms

Posted by Jen McNeely, 1 year, 9 months ago

Beyond wrangling toddlers to “say cheese,” we asked our moms to give us the goods: life lessons they've learned along the way.

Mothers Day

Parents Rejoice Over Highchair Hangouts

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 9 months ago

You heard it here first. We’ve designed a just-for-parents pre-fixe menu for you + little ones to kick off our inaugural Highchair Hangout weekly series.

High Chair Hangouts at The Drake Hotel
Food + Drink

Fish Camp Returns to The County + New Spring Menus

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 9 months ago

Fish Camp is ready-to-roll with a new lineup of fresh seafood snacks + sides.

Way Home
Food + Drink

Chef Ted Corrado's Guacamole Recipe

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 9 months ago

Pssst! It’s official. We’re bringing REAL avocados from Mexico for an 86’d Guacamole Smackdown, taking place tonight at The Drake Hotel.

Ted Guac