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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: 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

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

TRAVEL: Montreal: La Banquise


Location: 994, Rachel Est, Montréal Train ride to Montreal: $144 One order of Classic Poutine from La Banquise : $7 Trek to taste the highly recommend poutine in Montreal after eating a full breakfast across town and before a full tea then running back to catch the train: priceless We cleaned up well

TRAVEL: Montreal : Les Glaceurs


Location: 453 Rue Saint-Sulpice Montreal, QC http://www.lesglaceurs.ca/ We just happened upon this cute pink cafe on our walk through Old Montreal and boy were we happy we did! Our friends C&K hadn’t been to this ice-cream/cupcake place before either, so it was a real treat for all of us. There were many gorgeous cupcakes; it … Continue reading

TRAVEL: Montreal!


Off to Montreal for the weekend! Got a few recommendations (thanks A!) under my belt, such as Daou for Lebanese and Chu Chai for veg Thai. Any other places I must try? ***Update*** My friend M  just recommended the following (Thanks M!!) so I had to share her list: Sushi: http://www.maiko-sushi.com/montreal/en/mtl-index.htm Thai vegan: http://restomontreal.ca/portal/chuchai/index.php?lang=en Thai … Continue reading