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Holy Roller: Nice Legs, Shame About the Face

Yes, that’s a 1979 song by The Monks, and, exactly how I feel about Holy Roller. I’ve eaten there three…

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Kibitzing over knishes and blintzes at the Rooster Cafe & Kitchen

Matzo ball soup, blintzes, bagels (really good bagels) and lox…these items have been a long time coming in Edmonton. Thankfully…

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YEG Burger: “Edmonton’s Best Burger Joint”. Really?

All you have to do to make people believe you’re the best is to just say it out loud. But,…

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The Moth Café – Restaurant Review

I’ve officially crossed over to the “vegetarian-food-is-good” side of eating. I haven’t given up on meat, but my consumption of…

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Little Pip Has a Lot of Pow

It took me a while to get to Pip, the youngest sibling to Meat and The Next Act Pub on…

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Hidden Gem in Edmonton: Chix Shack serves Thai street food

There are several factors working against Chix Shack that will prevent many people from experiencing the wonderful food coming out…

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Lindsay Porter Opens London Local

Lindsay Porter has gone back to her British roots by opening London Local, a modern bistro serving olde tyme favourites…

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Praise be to Salz!

This was my response to a friend who commented a few weeks ago on how wonderful it is to find…

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Town Square Brewing – Pizza and beer ‘should’ go together, but…

They opened the beginning of November joining Edmonton’s burgeoning craft brew scene. They’ve got the right idea (I mean, it’s…

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Alder Room – Modern, experiential, regionally inspired…

Ben Staley is pulling out all the stops (and buzzwords) in his latest venture, Alder Room. Four nights of the…

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