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YYZ's New Aircraft Themed Restaurant  
User currently offlineCanadi>nBoy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 1932 times:

"YYZ" is a soon-to be-opened upscale restaurant in downtown Toronto. There presently IS a "YYZ" restaurant, though non-airline/aircraft themed. the owners of the new "YYZ" have bought the name off of the present owners. The interiors will feature huge murals/posters of airlines/aircraft that have served Toronto in the past 60 years. The owners have collected silverware from carriers around the world.
Everything inside will be aircraft/airline themed.There are also plans to suspend an aircraft (small, of course!) from the ceiling. Apparentley, the waiters/waitresses will be decked out in retro Flight Attendant uniforms of any global carrier that has served Toronto Pearson International Airport. The reasoning behind this is to be in congruence with Torontos huge multi-cultural population. "YYZ" is set to open in September, 2002.


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User currently offlineSlawko From Canada, joined May 1999, 3799 posts, RR: 9
Reply 1, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 1875 times:

AWsome!!! where did you hear about it?


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User currently offlineAWspicious From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 1871 times:

Sounds cool!
I wonder if trendy will translate to expensive?
I'm sure if everyone checks it out even just once the repeat business generated will be enough to sustain their operations.
Let's see what September 2002 will bring, shall we  Smile/happy/getting dizzy


User currently offlineCanadi>nBoy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 1865 times:

I heard about it on 99.9 FM this morning. They were interviewing the owners, who were very enthusiastic about the whole project. According to them, they are going to have a genuine B-747-100/200 spiral staircase
(3 of them, in fact) leading upstairs to an "Upper Deck"
bar area, with B-747 upper deck interiors. These guys HAVE to be aircraft nuts!!!  Smile/happy/getting dizzy The cuisine, according to them, will be based on the dishes of the nations/carriers that have served Pearson in its history.
According to them, quasi-trendy with moderate to expensive prices. Sounds cool, no?


User currently offlineAWspicious From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 1853 times:

AWsome....Hmmm..... Now why didn't I think of saying that!  Smile/happy/getting dizzy
Cdn. Lad, did they mention a location in dwntwn TO.?


User currently offlineAirontario From Canada, joined Aug 2001, 551 posts, RR: 1
Reply 5, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 1848 times:

Kool Do you know where in toronto

User currently offlineC-GRYK From Canada, joined Apr 2000, 751 posts, RR: 36
Reply 6, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 6 days ago) and read 1837 times:

Any way to get a little more info on the venture? Sounds quite interesting and I wonder if it has been done anywhere else. I do remember a restaurant called "Waldo's" which was right downtown next to the Conv. Center and SkyDome/CN Tower which had model aircraft all over the place. I wonder what kind of people this new restaurant is looking to hire and it's location.

Jeremy



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User currently offlineAcidradio From United States of America, joined Mar 2001, 1874 posts, RR: 10
Reply 7, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 6 days ago) and read 1823 times:
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In Minneapolis, there is a small chain (like 4 restaurants) called Doolittle's Air Cafe, which is a bar/restaurant themed after aviation. They used to have a restaurant near Flying Cloud Airport in Eden Prairie, MN which I heard was a common stopover for GA pilots.


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User currently offlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 39886 posts, RR: 74
Reply 8, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 6 days ago) and read 1816 times:

COOL! ! ! ! !  Big thumbs up

Will the band RUSH be there to perform there song YYZ?
They are from Toronto.




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User currently offlineCanadi>nBoy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 9, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 6 days ago) and read 1812 times:

Hey, I completely forgot about about RUSH and the song "YYZ". Would be cool, indeed.

User currently offlineAWspicious From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 10, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 6 days ago) and read 1809 times:

ey, Supa Flaiii... wuh gowan rasta?! Da ban Rush - man, dem boys rule! BOOWWW selector ei... YYZ ah bad tune, dred!
Nuff respek!

er.... Yes, I like Rush and it would be interesting to see their song YYZ somehow incorporated into a promotional television ad. (listening to it now)


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