Ikki Sake Bar

Head to the west end of Jasper Ave and you can find Ikki Sake Bar. Having recently celebrated their 6th birthday, this locally owned business revamped their menu and rebranded themselves from being an izakaya to a sake bar. Their menu now focuses on a selection of sake drinks and a few Japanese-fusion tapas. In […]

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Meat the Bun

There are so many new communities developing around Edmonton and aside from all the beautiful, newly built homes, my favourite thing is finding the hidden food gems in these areas. Too often, I notice that the suburbs around the city seldom have something unique and local. Sure, chain restaurants are convenient and well-loved but as […]

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Caffe Sole

If you’re in search of a local cafe to check out, head to Caffe Sole. This minimalistic, cozy and modern cafe is located on 72 Ave, off of 99th street, and has a large menu of drinks which feature their artisan-crafted Mexican espresso, tea, or cacao. In addition to that, they also have some delicious […]

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Co Chin Saigon

If you’re looking for an authentic take on Vietnamese food, Co Chin Saigon should be your next stop! Their menu offers a good variety of Vietnamese dishes that you’re unlikely to find elsewhere. After eyeing their social media posts for some time, I finally decided to make a visit and left feeling satisfied with what […]

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Photolog: Damso Izakaya

In the mood for some Japanese? Edmonton has its fair share of really great izakaya spots to check out but if you’re looking for a new-er spot to enjoy, I recommend Damso Izakaya! They’re situated on Whyte Ave and have a menu that is quite unique and tasty. I especially love that I can come […]

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Where to Get Birria Tacos in Edmonton

Birria tacos are quickly gaining popularity in the Edmonton food scene and I’m excited to see more taco businesses offering these as an option. I’ve checked out a few spots for birria tacos now so thought I’d share some spots where you can find birria tacos in Edmonton!

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Brew + Bloom Cafe

Edmontonians will soon have another cafe to check out! Brew + Bloom is set to open their doors on Feburary 26 but I had a chance to preview the space and menu recently. It is one of the most beautiful cafes I’ve ever been in and it definitely tops the cake for being Insta-worthy. Everything […]

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Where to Buy Croffles in Edmonton

You’ve probably heard of cronuts… but have you heard of croffles?! Croffles, or croissant waffles, are becoming increasingly popular and it seems to be the latest “food trend” but I’m all for it! This hybrid pastry offers the best of both worlds with a crispy, outer crust (waffle) and a soft, flaky interior (croissant) From […]

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New Small Businesses to try in #YEG: Part 3

Happy February, everyone! I’m back to share some new small businesses to try in Edmonton. This is part 3 to my (what I will now call) mini series of posts where I share new small businesses that you can check out and support.

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Photolog: Urban Plant Cafe

If you are a fan of bingsu, you would of likely visited (or at least heard of ) Let Eat Snow once or twice in the past few years. Well, Let Eat Snow has now rebranded and turned into Urban Plant Cafe! Not to worry though, Urban Plant Cafe still offers bingsu amongst other desserts […]

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