Cinnaholic

Edmonton’s dessert scene just got a little sweeter. I was invited to check out Cinnaholic today, a gourmet cinnamon roll bakery opening up in Downtown at the Mayfair on Jasper. The American franchise offers vegan gourmet cinnamon rolls and was featured on popular TV show, Sharktank. Alongside cinnamon buns, there are also other baked goods such […]

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Golomein

If you haven’t heard, Golomein is delicious. This family-owned shop was my first experience with Bruneian food. My fellow foodie, Alyshia from Caramunchies, was actually the one who recommended it to me and I’ve been hooked since!

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Paws the Cat Cafe (closed)

I’ve always been a dog lover so when I was presented with the opportunity to check out Paws the Cat Cafe, it felt like a step out of my comfort zone. Luckily, the lovely staff and cats at Paws the Cat Cafe were awesome and made my first experience at a cat cafe great! DISCLAIMER: […]

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Boardwalk

Now that I finally have a mini break from school, I thought I’d share my quick thoughts on Boardwalk, a new burger joint that has recently popped up along Gateway Blvd./Calgary Trail – the first to open here in Edmonton. Boardwalk specializes in burgers, fries, and shakes – reminding me very much of burger chains […]

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Caramunchies

When I first came across Caramunchies on Instagram, I was intrigued. I love a good snack and.. I won’t lie, it was also the super cute logo and bright and playful IG feed that drew me in. How can you stray away from awesome marketing? After following for a bit, I reached out to Alysia, […]

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Brown Butter Cafe

Happy new year! I’m back on my blogging mojo with some details on a hidden gem that is slowly becoming my favourite spot. Although they haven’t had an official grand opening yet, I love what they have to offer so far and believe that they’re a great addition to the community. Whether it’s for a […]

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Ávila Arepa

Ávila Arepa is an Urban Venezuelan eatery that specializes in arepas, a popular South American street food. They’re the first of casual Venezuelan fare in YEG and are located on Whyte Ave, between 108 and 107 street. Being on the quieter end of Whyte Ave, you might miss it if you aren’t keeping an eye […]

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Ripe Tomato Pizza

I may have previously mentioned somewhere that I LOVE neapolitan style pizza. Famoso is a classic, Blaze Pizza is always good and even Rosso Pizzeria and places like Vaticano Cucina offer these amazing thin crust pizzas as well. But more recently, Ripe Tomato Pizza has joined the pizzeria scene in #YEG. Originally from Calgary, Ripe Tomato […]

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Chickie Dough (closed)

I am a sucker for cookie dough and anything cookie dough flavoured! Luckily, there seems to be a bigger trend of edible cookie dough coming around…but even with all this edible cookie dough biz popping up, I have yet to find one that I’ve really loved. So, when Debbie from Chickie Dough reached out to me, […]

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Chinese Hot Pot Buffet

Located in South Edmonton just off of Calgary Trail, Chinese Hot Pot Buffet is one of the newest additions to the area and is definitely one of the larger hot pot places. Compared to other places, it feels more clean and more open and there is a larger variety of food to choose from. In […]

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