The humble French Toast is a simple enough dish and can be mastered by even an average cook. So, despite its undeniable tastiness, you’d probably not order it off a menu. But give it a gourmet touch and you have a dish that’s perfect for brekkie, lunch, or, even, dessert. Here are a few restaurants in the city that offer jazzed up versions of the French Toast.
Take Brekkie To The Next Level With These Gourmet French Toasts In The City
Smoke House Deli
Gourmet with a twist of wholesome, that’s what you get at Smoke House Deli. Their all-day breakfast menu features French Toast that’s crusted with crunchy muesli and presented with a fresh fruit compote. You can also sign up for a regular French Toast that comes with a cranberry compote.
Skip straight to the dessert section when you are craving French Toast at this popular restaurant. They’ll plate up French Toast that’s infused with goodness of a classic banoffee pie. You’ve got bananas on the inside and a gleaming coffee syrup coats the toast. Round it off with a serving of berry compote or you can choose to switch things up with a scoop of ice cream.
The ‘Toast to France’ at this well-known, gastro-pub will give your tastebuds plenty to gaga over. Slices of downy Jewish Challah bread are first soaked in a combination of milk, eggs, cinnamon, orange zest, honey and vanilla before being pan-fried. It is, then, served with a serving of house-made fruit jam.
Anything that’s got Elvis’ name attached to it can be nothing short of legendary, right? At Social, you can wolf down The Elvis Presley French Toast that’ll surely have you singing! The bread is first smothered in peanut butter and then slices of banana are piled on. It’s then dressed up in the classic French Toast mix before hitting the griddle. A sticky toffee sauce provides the final flourish.
Frogs in Heaven might not sound like the most appetising dish around but, trust us, what comes to your plate will be nothing short of heavenly. Their French Brioche Toast is taken to the next level with a drizzling of cinnamon lemon syrup. Banana Caramel is available too.
The Egg Story
This Brookefield joint sure knows how to rev things up with the French Toast. Their Banana Nutella Starter Breaker comes stuffed with, well, banana and Nutella and it is then sprinkled with crushed sugar and honey. Don’t forget to prepare for that sugar high!
Toast & Tonic
At this spiffy joint, your delicate French Toast comes with a ruby-red berry jam that adds tartness to the dish. The vanilla pastry cream adds plenty of oomph to the dish.
Think we missed out on your favourite gourmet French Toast? Then, do hit us up with your recommendations in the Comments section below!