6 top food picks at BuskerFest in Toronto this weekend

Aug 29 2018, 3:28 pm

Buskerfest and Mac & Cheese Fest are teaming up in Toronto this weekend meaning that action-packed street performances are about to be served up alongside mouthwatering macaroni and other delicious street eats.

Here are our top picks of what to try at the double-billed festival happening at Woodbine Park over Labour Day weekend.

Mac & Cheese Waffles from Golden Bubbles

The Mac and Cheese Festival

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Chef Alan Yau is dishing out this savoury bubble waffle infused with garlic parmesan and loaded with mac and cheese, melted Tex-Mex cheese and bacon.

Double Smoked Bacon Mac & Cheese from Saltlick Smokehouse

The Mac and Cheese Festival

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This ultra cheesy comfort food from Chef Jim Bontaine is speckled with chunks of delicious double smoked bacon.

Butter Chicken Mac & Cheese from 416 Food Truck

The Mac and Cheese Festival

Photo courtesy of The Mac & Cheese Festival

Chef Sumit Kohli is serving up this cross-cultural collision of ultra-comforting flavours.

Greek Eats from Yianni’s Kitchen

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A food truck from the St. Lawrence Market vendor will be onsite at the festival dishing out traditional Greek eats.

Maple treats from Madawaska

maple syrup

Photo courtesy of Buskerfest

The returning Buskerfest vendor offers a sweet alternative to all the cheesy madness happening at Mac & Cheese Fest. Find their booth helmed by Tom Taylor on the festival grounds.

Ice Cream Burritos from YoshTO

cotton candy burrito

Photo courtesy of Buskerfest

Looking for another way to get your sugar fix? Try out Toronto’s first ice cream burrito, making its final appearance for the season at BuskerFest.

For more details check out BuskerFest’s event page on facebook and website.

Buskerfest + Mac & Cheese Fest

When: August 31 to September 3, 2018
Where: Woodbine Park, 1695 Queen Street East, Toronto
Price: Suggested donation is $5 per person or $10 per family.

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