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TRAVEL: Montreal: Les 3 Brasseurs (3 Brewers )

Location(s): A.  732 Sainte-Catherine Street West, Montreal B.  1658, rue Saint-Denis, Montréal http://www.les3brasseurs.ca (All images photohogger) Let me start with the pros of the restaurant: Amazing beer-battered poutine.  Great atmosphere: loud, bustling, was fun to be there during the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Food (pros & cons): Everything was grease-central (could be a pro for some?).  The … Continue reading

TRAVEL: Quebec City, Carlo’s Pizza

Location: 117, Rte Principale E RR 2, Sainte-Cécile-de-Masham, QC J0X 2W0, 819-456-4545 Not only does Carlo do pizza, and amazingly well (the veggie one we got was chock-full of tasty veggies and not very greasy), he does the best poutine I’ve ever tasted in Quebec!  Mighty squishy curds and a not-too-salty gravy that’s just the right consistency.  The pan fried tilapia was amazing … Continue reading

The Magic Oven

Location: 6 Wellesley When green chillies underly an innocent tandoori chicken pizza, you KNOW the chef knows his biniss. As he should at THESE pizza prices!! Smelt flour or no smelt flour…I hope these pizzas have some magic in ’em ’cause they’re expensive! Not a fan of the Liberty Village location as I got sick … Continue reading

O&B Canteen NOW OPEN + O&B Cafe, Oakville

Locations: O&B Canteen: 330 King St. West, TIFF Bell Lightbox, Toronto O&B Cafe & Grill: 240 Leighland Avenue #235, Oakville The new TIFF building’s restaurant is now open – here’s their menu online. It seems to always be packed in there and one day I will try it. Not too long ago, we dined at … Continue reading

Vinny Massimo’s Pizza & Pasta

Location: 1130 Queen Street West, Toronto I’m beginning to think all I eat is pizza and thai food. Anyway, Massimo’s I’d heard about.  A friend claimed the gnocchi was to die for there.  Then there was that fire etc., etc. Now, it’s called Vinny Massimo’s and I wouldn’t know about the gnocchi; we just had … Continue reading

Bar Wellington

Location: 520 Wellington St W, Toronto Oh, Bar Wellie, how you’ve changed. Okay, not to be quite so dramatic, but we really had some good times Bar Wellie and I. Once upon a time, when the service was nice and friendly, and I had my first taste of Leffe beer. Let me tell you, it … Continue reading

Panago on Bremner

You may remember my last Panago Pizza entry, where I said it was tasty pizza but expensive.  Recently, we tried the location on Bremner Blvd (off Lower Simcoe), the first time ordering to go instead of ordering in. The place was bright and well lit and the service courteous and helpful.  We simply wanted a … Continue reading

Pizza Libretto & Golden Turtle

Location: PL 221 Ossington Ave,. Toronto GT 125 Ossington Ave., Toronto It all started with an image of Chocolate Affogato on A’s FB page which then sent us on a taste-test-excursion to Pizza Libretto as they are one of the (maybe few?) restos in TO who serve it. Excitedly, I arrived at said location, looking … Continue reading

TRAVEL: Palm Beach, Pizza Girls

Location: 114 S Clematis St West Palm Beach, FL http://www.pizzagirls.com Probably the best. pizza. I’ve ever had. We craved this pizza, not days later, but hours later…..honestly. Go.

San Francisco: Zachary’s Pizza

Location: 5801 College Ave., Oakland, CA http://www.zacharys.com Zachary’s pizza is the BEST!!! Or, so I’ve heard from everyone who lives or has ever lived in SF, but alas, it was closed due to the Easter holiday. Boo urns….I will have to wait until next time I’m in SF to try the famous deep-dish pizza!