40 Homes for Dinner

40 Homes For Dinner fundraising event for Homes First — an organization actively addressing homelessness in Toronto.

Hosted by: MP Andrew Cash
Catering by: Rancho Relaxo

Toronto Mentions the Dep 2014

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The Grid lists our Rusholme Supper Club in their “Joiner’s Guide”
Indie88 “the sly” Rusholme Supper Club finds a way on Indie88’s Secret Supper Club List
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Toronto Life highlights Dave Mottershall’s Halloween Feast at the Dep

Broken Pencil on Indie Food

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Broken Pencil

“Indie food can be expensive and exclusionary. And it often lacks the community infrastructure that is so crucial to subcultures. / Senater is working hard to change that. The Depanneur is unafraid to be ridiculous and ambitious and affordable and accessible.” Ryan Bigge

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Healthy Local Food and Alex Mazer

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“FoodShare and other Ward 18 food leaders such as Community Food Centres Canada, the Dufferin Grove Farmers’ Market, and The Depanneur have shown the exciting potential of good, healthy food, urban agriculture, and food entrepreneurship. It is a way to improve the health and sustainability of our ward, to encourage new local jobs and economic activity and to bring our community together.” — Alex Mazer, Ward 18 Candidate for Toronto City Council 2014

Video: Alex outlines why Ward 18 Matters and mentions the Dep

ReDefiningTO: The Depanneur – Toronto Guardian

ReDefiningTO: The Depanneur

The Depanneur model focuses on how to provide quality food at a reasonable price, all while working to engage the local community in a variety of ways.

by Shauna Trainor

Toronto Guardian (formerly Toronto Is Awesome)
RedefiningTO highlights the people, projects, programs and places making a difference in Toronto and beyond. We hope that sharing these stories will inspire you to join the ranks in redefining Toronto for the better.

Spicy New Venture Award: Len Senater and The Depanneur

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For a food-related business or entrepreneur whose recent work has led to the development of a delicious venture contributing significantly to increase good food, food justice, and/or good food job expansion in one or more of Toronto…

FOOD: Recipes for community hubs pt.1

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The Depanneur was started by Len Senater, a former design firm partner who had never worked in the restaurant business before. Initially put off by the resto business model, Senater created The Dep and it’s sister company, The Rusholme Park Supper…

Happy Anniversary to The Depanneur

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I first became acquainted with The Depanneur (or ‘The Dep’ as it has become to be known) this past winter when my husband and I signed up to become a member of The Rusholme Park Supper Club (Family Style dinner parties hosted by a rotating cast of chefs) and joined them for an evening with…

An open mic for culinary performers & a gastronomic journey for diners

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If you’re just looking at its former hole-in-the-wall bones, then yes, The Depanneur seems like any other cosy corner café of reclaimed architectural pedigree. Exposed brick, vintage hardware, antique windows and menu chalkboards are indeed the norm décor accents for now-fashionable…

The Depanneur

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The Dep is so much more than just a cafe, grocery stop, and sometimes restaurant. It’s also an inspiration and reminder to gather with loved ones, congregate with kindred spirited strangers, and let someone else do the cooking at least once in a while…