New year, new eats! Flavourful fusion, creative cocktails and delicious indulgences – Mississauga has them all. If exploring the city’s foodie scene is one of your resolutions, start with these recently opened Sauga restaurants.
Cuisine: South-Asian and Middle Eastern
Claim to Fame: A menu as thoughtfully curated as the luxurious interior, with small plates, mains, desserts and artisan cocktails offering a nature-inspired, sensory experience.
Cuisine: Taiwanese Fusion
Claim to Fame: Modern, innovative takes on traditional Taiwanese favourites and night market staples, from hot pot to popcorn chicken, combined with international ingredients.
Cuisine: Cali-Mex Fast Casual
Claim to Fame: A Mexican menu with a Californian twist that’s as fresh and fun as the restaurant’s vibe, where guests can enjoy fun events along with flavourful eats.
Cuisine: Halal Southern BBQ
Claim to Fame: 100% Halal meats aged for at least 30 days, then marinated overnight and slowly smoked with Oak, with meals served individually or family style.
Cuisine: Canadian – Breakfast, brunch & desserts
Claim to Fame: Halal, completely pork-free breakfast classics with creative updates, like Turkish poached eggs artisanal egg benedicts, and colourful unicorn crepes.
Claim to Fame: Authentic dishes made with recipes passed down through generations from the restaurant’s namesake, including the must-try sopes made with hand-kneaded tortillas and refried beans.
Claim to Fame: Beautifully presented, elevated street-food style dishes with an all-halal menu that’s perfect for sharing in a Thai-style sampling feastdar and iceberg lettuce.
Cuisine: South African
Claim to Fame: Casual fare with South African flare, serving up both traditional dishes and fusion offerings in a cozy diner setting, with a market so you can take a taste of South Africa home.