HOT Eats:

  • Promotes the wonderful diverse restaurants of centre/north Scarborough
  • Encourages people to experience local arts, culture AND food
  • Celebrates vibrant neighbourhoods

HOT Eats is designed to let people know about your Scarborough eatery. Here’s how we spread the word to benefit your business:

  • Online: Your restaurant will be included in the HOT Eats online directory with an interactive map, this includes a link to your site on the Cultural Hotspot website,, viewed by over 20,000 people each year
  • Social Media: Through a HOT Eats Gift Certificate giveaway your business will be featured on the Cultural Hotspot, Scarborough Mirror and Metroland Media social media feeds
  • Print Promotion: Your business will be included in the Cultural Loops Guide which features self-guided tours of Cultural Hotspot neighbourhoods, with 10,000 copies distributed across Toronto and HOT Eats will be featured in Scarborough Mirror ads.

To be eligible your eatery must:

  • Be located in the Cultural Hotspot area (Steeles Avenue to the north, Lawrence Avenue to the south, Victoria Park Avenue to the west and the Toronto border to the east)
  • Possess a current Dine Safe Green Pass issued by Toronto Public Health
  • Participate in the HOT Eats Gift Certificate Giveaway

Sign-up details COMING SOON!