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TRAVEL: Montreal: Nil Bleu

Location: 3706 Rue Saint-Denis Montreal, QC http://www.nilbleu.ca/ Hands down the best Ethiopian restaurant I’ve been to thus far.  But don’t ask me, ask my Mom and Mom-in-Law who couldn’t stop raving about it.  And they know how to cook, if you know what I mean. The dishes we ordered were: YETIMATIM SALAD $4.95 (tomatoes, onions, … Continue reading

Vegetarian Cafe @ The Big Carrot

Location: 348 Danforth Avenue,Toronto http://www.thebigcarrot.ca As far as vegetarian cuisine goes, a lot of it is spent on trying to recreate MEAT!  I’ve got an idea.  Don’t!  Vegetables are delicious on their own, and we don’t need the fake stuff pretending to be what it ain’t. Since returning from Hawaii a month ago, I’ve stopped … Continue reading


Location: 969 Bloor St West, Toronto Cost: approx $8 per person incl drink, tax & tip! Although a table of 5 is a tight squeeze in this tiny establishment, the generous portions and tasty home-cooked flavour more than make up for it. The girls and I decided to dine at Nazareth after hearing much about … Continue reading


Location: 950 Danforth Avenue (West of Donlands subway station) Cost: approx $20 a person (incl. a drink) The last time I’d had Ethiopian food was at Ethiopian House at Wellesley and Yonge and although I was not entirely unimpressed, I knew if I were to try it again, it would have to be some really … Continue reading