Dookbaeki

The Southside has an abundance of Korean restaurants to choose from and now there’s just one more to add to the list. The latest one to open is Dookbaeki. Located off of Calgary Trail, Dookbaeki offers something a little different compared to other Korean places in the area. Unlike other places, they specialize in hot […]

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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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Chartier

I live so very close to Chartier and every time I pass by, it’s always packed so one can only assume that it must be good, right? I’ve been meaning to come for the longest time but it wasn’t until recently that I finally got a chance to check them out when we spontaneously decided […]

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Hardware Grill

I am way, way overdue on this blog post because school and life has kept me very busy.. this post has been sitting in my drafts for quite some time but I promise it’s a good one! For my boyfriend and I’s anniversary this year, we decided to check out Hardware Grill for dinner. Located […]

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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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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

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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