Currently browsing category

Restaurant Review

Die Pie: Two Green Thumbs Up

Something strange is happening: In the past month,  I purchased Jeremy Fox’s On Vegetables, and I ate at a vegan restaurant—not once, …

Avila Arepa – Restaurant Review

Rolando Sandrea, a Chemical Engineer from Venezuela,  decided that one day he would own a restaurant that served the food of his native land. …

Bottega 104 – Restaurant Review

This is the latest venture for the Crudo family—they of Cafe Amore, Black Pearl and Amore Pasta.  The restaurant is comfortable, the …

Wishbone: Feels Like Home

I was happy to hear that the people behind Three Boars were moving in to the space occupied for seven years by …

Ono Poke says Aloha to Edmonton

The ubiquitous Hawaiian dish, poke (pronounced POH-kay), has landed on the shores of the Edmonton food scene with the opening of Ono Poke on …

Judgement Day: Vaticano Cucina

Vaticano Cucina opened in the old Koutouki Taverna on Gateway Boulevard. Despite being a little kitschy with a heavy play on religion, …

Takami Sushi – Fresh is Best

Takami is doing things right: three times a week, fresh fish is brought in from Japan and New Zealand within 48 hours of being harvested, and …