Pinto on Food

A cheesy haven in the heart of the city

Toasty's Grilled Cheese and Salad Bar is a popular restaurant in downtown Windsor that specializes in grilled cheese sandwiches.

Windsor Morning's Jonathan Pinto pays a visit to Toasty's Grilled Cheese and Salad Bar in downtown Windsor

Stephanie and Vanessa Clark are the co-owners of Toasty's Grilled Cheese and Salad Bar in downtown Windsor. They're also twins. (Jonathan Pinto/CBC)

Toasty's Grilled Cheese and Salad Bar is a popular restaurant in downtown Windsor that specializes in grilled cheese sandwiches.

Toasty's co-owner Vanessa Clark prepares their version of a pastrami sandwich. 1:54

While grilled cheese sandwiches are enjoyed by many, they're usually prepared at home. Very few restaurants specialize in them.

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Toasty's offers 26 grilled cheese options. (Jonathan Pinto/CBC)

Toasty's Grilled Cheese and Salad Bar is located at 357 Ouellette Ave. in downtown Windsor. They are closed on Sunday.

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Jonathan Pinto

Jonathan Pinto is a reporter/editor at CBC Windsor, primarily assigned to Afternoon Drive, CBC Radio's regional afternoon show for southwestern Ontario. Email jonathan.pinto@cbc.ca.

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