Is Drake Opening a Restaurant in Toronto?

Drake, 2016
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Drake attends a basketball game between the Golden State Warriors and the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on Nov. 4, 2016 in Los Angeles. 

Will it serve "Pound Cake," "Passionfruit" and "Lobster and Celine for all my babies"?

UPDATE: Reps for Drake have denied to Billboard that he is opening a restaurant. 

We know by now that "Pound Cake" and "Passionfruit" rapper Drake is a fan of food metaphors. But is the hip-hop foodie going one step further to open his own restaurant?

Some fans think so.

The rumors first started to swirl after an advertisement for what looks like a bar and restaurant called Pick 6 cropped up in Toronto's financial district bearing Drake's OVO logo. Adding to the speculation that this will be an eatery and not a retail store, the spot where Pick 6 is setting up shop used to house Houston Bar and Grill. Will it serve "Lobster and Celine for all my babies," or does Drake prefer "running on a treadmill and only eating salad?"

There's no word of confirmation from Drake's team yet, but the 30-year-old rapper did recently invest money in trendy NYC cafe MatchaBar, as the brand expands into Whole Foods stores. And the rapper is also tied to Fring's, a club and restaurant that opened in Toronto last year.

Check out the photo evidence that Pick 6 might be Drake's latest undertaking, below.

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