Hello Loves!

Life has been rather boring recently, I have been house bound working on various projects. My social life was becoming a distant memory *insert sad music. I knew I had to do something to get me out of this social oblivion!

After scrolling through the pages of Instagram for the twelfth time that day (we all do it… #noshame), I kept seeing the same thing! Was it a calling? The posts on Instagram showed the most decedent food I have ever seen, interiors only dreams are made of… what was this place? Where was this sanctuary? Hahaha… sorry getting a little dramatic now, but for real! I needed to know!

This piece of heaven was FIGO an new’ish’ Italian restaurant in the heart of Toronto. So I grabbed my phone and called my new blogger bestie, Darlene from The New Girl blog. Darlene was as excited as I was, and the next day WE WERE THERE! Now I’m not going to keep rambling, as I am going to let the pictures speak for themselves… but BOY was this place everything I had dreamed. The interior was a bloggers paradise… everything was just soooo perfect, clean and white! We did however arrive a little early… FIGO doesn’t serve dinner until 5pm we arrived at 4:30, although this did work out to our advantage as we had the whole place to ourselves #vipstatus (sorry rambling again!). Now the food… oh gosh the food! We decided to order a couple of different things, because sharing is caring and well I just wanted to try as much as possible. We ordered a honey ricotta, sliced rainbow trout, a bowl of gnocchi, the most delicious battered zucchini, to drink a Pimm’s Up (yes my British friends, very different to a Pimm’s cup, it’s a lot more bitter) and a FIGO cocktail. To our delight, not only was everything so delicious to the point where I haven’t stopped thinking about the way it tastes, and driving Sameer insane with stories of zucchini… the presentation was UNREAL.

Here just have a look for yourself, then book the next plane, train or automobile to Toronto.


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We killed our meal, it was so filling there wasn’t even any room for dessert…. Darlene if your reading this, we have to go back for dessert haha.

If you plan to go to FIGO, which I highly recommend (obviously) well then 1. take me with you… please and thank you 2. book (reso) –  this place is a hot spot in Toronto and QUICKLY fills up.

To book your table at FIGO click HERE

xoxo Fil

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  1. April 18, 2016 / 10:49 am

    I love Italiand cousine. This restaurant looks so chic, and the food __ delicious. If I visit Toronto one day I know where to have dinner.

  2. alice
    April 18, 2016 / 3:28 pm

    Sounded like such a fun foodie adventure! And of course the food looks delicious, that pasta!

    xo, alice / T Y P E N U

  3. April 19, 2016 / 5:28 am

    the place looks absolutely fantastic!
    the food looks good too
    and your curls are perfection

    The Sweetest Escape

  4. April 19, 2016 / 6:44 am

    Wow looks like such a wonderful place! The food looks so good. It’s just the right place to go on a last minute and get out with your friend. Perfect! Gemma x

  5. April 19, 2016 / 10:26 am

    Wow, the food looks incredibly delicious! I love Italian food, for obvious reasons, it’s SO delicious! I’m glad you were able to go and enjoy after seeing all the teasers on Instagram, haha! Thanks so much for sharing, beautiful, and I hope you’re having a great start to your week so far!



    • filipajackson
      April 20, 2016 / 10:04 pm

      Thanks Jalisa, I am having an incredibly busy but rewarding week. I hope your feeling just the same.

      Filipa xxx | Instagram

  6. hidup mulia
    April 19, 2016 / 10:41 am

    Wow looks like such a wonderful place! The food looks so good.

  7. April 19, 2016 / 4:47 pm

    Wow Figo looks amazing ! Love how modern and clean the restaurant looks 🙂 Italian is also one of my favorite food.
    Hahha next time I’m in Toronto I would have to try it out.


    • filipajackson
      April 20, 2016 / 10:18 pm

      That zucchini was the best thing I have ever eaten, it was so good I went back today for more haha

      Filipa xxx | Instagram

  8. April 20, 2016 / 11:03 am

    Oh Figo looks delightful. I wish I could go to Toronto just to check the restaurant out! The food looks so yummy!

    xx Bash |   go say   H E Y   B A S H

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