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Drake One Fifty: Win Tickets To Our Opening Night

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 7 months ago

Want to win a pair of tickets to our opening night party? With three clicks, you can raise a glass with us to celebrate the launch of our first-ever standalone restaurant! Enter now.

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Food + Drink

Behind the Scenes: Our Culinary Kings

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 7 months ago

Do you ever wonder who created your brilliant eggs benny or robust rueben sandwich? Drake puts love + thought into everything we do, so we can’t help but to be proud of our kitchen team that make your hunger pains go away.


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Music

Music Monday: Alt-J-Tessellate

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 7 months ago

Triangles are Alt-J's favourite shape, and this is the song we can't get enough of, off their debut album An Awesome Wave. Tessellate your way through Monday with this tasty track.

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Hotel + Travel

Drake Gets a Postcard from a Teddy Bear

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 7 months ago

We're so lucky to have such amazing guests stay at Drake, even if they aren't all human. This week we received a postcard from a traveling teddy bear named Andy Everywhere.

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Hotel + Travel

Winter on our Sky Yard Patio

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 7 months ago

Craving an urban winter escape? We've transformed our Sky Yard patio into your very own Moonrise Kingdom. Meet us on our rooftop to stay warm by cozying up in our colourful tents or sip cocktails by the fire pit on a snowy night. There's nothing more Canadian than embracing old man winter on our newly redesigned climate defiant patio.

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Food + Drink

Winterlicious 2013 at Drake

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 7 months ago

From hoisin glazed Perth pork tacos to crispy eggplant parm, Drake is keeping bellies warm + full this winter! Join us between January 25 + February 7 for dinner or at lunch time to enjoy our prix fixe Winterlicious menu.

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Style

National Geographic's Best Photos of 2012

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 7 months ago

Take a trip around the world w/ National Geographic's best photos of 2012! From snowy tundras to bathing cats, we're mesmerized by our tiny blue dot.

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Music

Music Monday: Laura Mvula - She

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 7 months ago

Enjoy the hauntingly beautiful live performance of "She" from ex-school teacher, Laura Mvula. Goosebumps, anyone?

LAURA MVULA
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Hotel + Travel

Here's to 2013 - Enjoy snaps from our NYE Masquerade

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 8 months ago

We had a blast raising a glass + counting down from 10 with you! Our building-wide NYE Masquerade bash was one of our favourite parties yet. Enjoy some snaps from the night.

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Art

If You Want to be Smart, Take Up Art

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 8 months ago

We've always been a fan of Milton Glaser + his amazing work. Enjoy this video of the great graphic designer lecturing while drawing.

Milton Glaser
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