Toronto is getting its first Indian snack bar very soon

Mar 20 2019, 11:20 pm

Parkdale is about to turn up the heat in more ways than one.

IST Snack Bar, self-described as Toronto’s first-ever Indian snack bar, will be opening their doors near Queen West and Brock very soon.

According to an Instagram caption, the spot plans to be serving food as of March 29.

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But snacks aren’t the only type of spice that this space will be offering.

They’ve already got a saucy and sassy persona on their social media too, that pokes at the Parkdale neighbourhood being re-defined as “Vegandale.”

Hashtags #notvegandale, #thisisparkdale and #openingsoon decorate the caption of their most recent Instagram post.


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Talk about making an entrance.

With this bold ‘tude, we can only imaging that the food will make an equally impactful statement.

IST Snack Bar

Address: 1263 Queen Street West
When: Opening March 29, 2019


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