Vi’s for Pies – Edmonton Restaurant

I have not been to Vi’s for Pies, a restaurant in Edmonton, for many years. A couple of months ago we went with friends for dessert after eating at another restaurant. Then again, I was just there for a special birthday lunch with some friends. Advertisements

VIVO Restorante Downtown Edmonton

It was Seth’s ( our son) birthday & he wanted to go to VIVO Restorante Downtown, 10505-106 Street, for dinner. Well, it did not disappoint. Located behind Rogers Place, perhaps a 5 minute walk to the arena, it is a great destination for dinner before an event or game at Rogers Place. There are 3…

Grandin Fish ‘N’ Chips

We went for dinner to Grandin Fish ‘N’ Chips, 9902-109 Street Edmonton,  Saturday night with friends. We got there at about 8 pm & there was a really long line up. The staff were really nice & put out some scallops for the ‘ line-up’ people to have! We ordered an appetizer to eat while…

Cafe Landwer in Toronto

Visiting our aunt and uncle in Toronto we needed a place to go for lunch. Luckily the restaurant that they wanted to go to was closed so we went to Cafe Landwer. The restaurant was full but luckily we didn’t have to wait too long to get a table. Looking around at what everyone else…

Baker and Scone in Toronto 

On St.Clair Avenue W in Toronto, you can find a small shop called Baker and Scone. They have the most delicious scones, maybe the best I’ve had. Crunchy on the outside, flaky & moist on the inside. Today I tried 2 new items…for me at least.. the first one was the Scone Cheddar Eggy. They…

Cafe Mosiacs

I have been to Cafe Mosiacs , located at 10844 82 Avenue, Edmonton, twice in the last 2 weeks! I don’t know why it has taken me so long to get there! The food was delicious. The first time I went I had the Huevos Rancheros and my friend had the Vegan Scramble. Each of…

Nuovo Bistro Edmonton 

We went out for dinner with friends tonight to a relatively new restaurant on 124 street. Nuovo Bistro We had made a reservation but didn’t really need it because we were the only 6 people in the whole restaurant. When we went to go in we thought maybe we shouldn’t since it was empty and…

Jacki & The Duchess Bake Shop’s Pumpkin Pie

Jacki ( my daughter) loves making pie. And she does a good job at it too!  She is working for a company that employs some Americans so for American Thanksgiving Jacki made them a Pumpkin Pie. They all loved it . Ate it all up, which is no surprise. I could not find the recipe online and…

Lee Restaurant in Toronto

 On my last visit to Toronto Jacki and I went to Lee, a restaurant on King Street. The have serve small plates to share. We had their signature coleslaw called SIGNATURE singaporean-style slaw.  Jacki had eaten it before and it was as interesting and as delicious as she had said. We had a couple other dishes as…