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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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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