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December 6, 2018

Mamakas Taverna is an elegant 85-seat Greek taverna on Ossington Ave. Owner Thanos Tripi brings a fresh, authentic approach to Aegean food, offering classical Greek dishes against …

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With whitewashed walls and an open kitchen just inside the front door, food takes center stage at this refined Greek taverna. Kick off the meal with mezze …

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It’s no easy feat opening a Greek restaurant in this city, especially one far from the Danforth stretch that eschews the flaming-cheese theatrics that Toronto diners have …

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Mamakas is technically a modernized Greek taverna, but owner Thanos Tripi has the good sense to know when to not mess with a good thing. The backbone …

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November 5, 2018

Mamakas is technically a modernized Greek taverna, but owner Thanos Tripi has the good sense to know when to not mess with a good thing. The backbone …

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March 26, 2018

Looking for a place to eat tonight? Tickle your taste buds at one of these eateries featured on OpenTable’s annual list of the 100 Best Restaurants for …

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September 2, 2016

Agora opening across from Trinity-Bellwoods Park this fall Ossington Greek hot spot Mamakas has had more than one Torontonian wishing they could eat there breakfast, lunch and …

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Thanos Tripi
June 24, 2016

That was how I wound up my recent rendezvous with Thanos Tripi, the man behind Mamakas Taverna, Toronto’s best new, and possibly best ever, Greek restaurant. Brandishing …

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February 24, 2016

This Greek spot on Ossington shuns the restaurant industry’s long hours for staggered shifts and a social life for its staff. Not many cooks or chefs work …

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September 14, 2015

It had to escape first, across town and out of the living time capsule, away from the tub tzatziki and the Krinos Taste of the Danforth defilements, …

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