Tag: Diner

  • Arlington Five

    Arlington Five

    Last year, the brains behind Wilf & Ada’s scratch diner on Bank Street jumped at the opportunity to open a second place — a neighbouring business had moved out and the space seemed perfect for a coffee and sandwich shop. The sort of place, diner co-owner Jessie Duffy tells me, she would have liked to hang […]

  • Wilf & Ada’s: Bank Street diner re-purposed

    Wilf & Ada’s: Bank Street diner re-purposed

    Every day for 21 years, Ada and Wilf Laham served breakfast and lunch at their Bank Street institution. It was called Ada’s Diner. “Good Food, Fast Service” was its mission statement. When the couple retired last year, they sold the business to local restaurateur Ion Aimers (formerly of The Works and now owner of a […]