Miss Saigon

Coming from a Vietnamese background, I don’t often review Vietnamese places.. mostly because I don’t think anything beats my mom’s homemade dishes and because I also acknowledge that our dishes can differ a lot – depending on whereabouts in Vietnam one comes from (north, south, central etc.) However, Miss Saigon offers something different and new, […]

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PIP YEG

PIP is one of the newest spots to hit the Edmonton food scene. Created by the owners of the Next Act and MEAT, it’s no surprise that it’s been a big hit so far. It’s also the first to offer brunch all day, 7 days a week! I recently went to PIP for brunch and […]

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VONS Steakhouse and Oyster Bar

To celebrate my parent’s 25th wedding anniversary, I found myself making a reservation for VONS because my Dad was wanting some oysters. I’m not a huge seafood person so I was relying on the recommendations and reviews of others that I’d found online.. Located just off of Whyte Ave, I found VONS to be fairly […]

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New York Bagel Cafe

With my birthday being in the middle of the week this year… it only made sense to go out for brunch to make up for the long school week. This gave me the perfect excuse to finally check out New York Bagel Cafe! I’ve seen their egg bennies all over social media and I can […]

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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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Chickie Dough

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.Β So, when Debbie from Chickie Dough reached out to me, […]

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REGRUB

Regrub has finally opened its doors to Edmonton and I was able to check out their launch during first week of opening. Previously, they were only located in Calgary and have since opened up a second location here on 104th street and Whyte Ave – right across the street from MEAT and The Next Act.Β Given […]

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