Eataly has officially opened the doors of its first Canadian location, and Toronto showed up.
Sprawling out over two floors of shopping space, plus a lower-level brewery, and featuring the talents of more than 100 chefs, the long-awaited Italian marketplace opened at 5 pm on November 13.
Eager carb-lovers started lining up long before then and remained patient in lines outside even hours after the store had opened.
In the middle of record-breaking cold temperatures and blowing snow, Torontonians huddled around heat lamps and enjoyed samples brought out on trays while waiting to enter the giant establishment.
Each Eataly location contains a combination of restaurants, cafés, to-go eateries, fresh counters, a grocery market with more than 10,000 products, and a cooking school.
Here’s a look at the crowd outside Canada’s first:
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