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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

Lettuce Eatery now Freshii

Location: 140 Spadina Avenue, Toronto $12 for a custom-crafted salad http://www.lettuceatery.com Since we’re on the topic of how the word “fresh” is being used in marketing, let’s talk about the once named named Lettuce Eatery which is now known as Freshii…making us question: Is it Fresheye, or is it like the Wii, making it Fresheee … Continue reading

Salad King

For this review of Salad King, I’ve invited one part of the wonderful couple (and fellow bloggers) I dined with at SK, to contribute her take on this restaurant which will be up soon. ~~ A couple of the neon lights in the “Salad King” sign were out when we went – so it read … Continue reading

Peter Pan Bistro

Location: 373 Queen Street West, Toronto Cost: $10 per entree http://www.peterpanbistro.com A landmark on Queen St. West since 1921 (read the history here), Peter Pan Bistro has always been a prime lunch time spot, perhaps for it’s ambiance (spectacular tin ceiling) or delicious lunch dishes for under $10. Whatever the case, how befitting it was … Continue reading

Plaza Flamingo

Location: 423 College Street, Toronto Cost: $7.95 for the lunch buffet http://www.plazaflamingo.com Plaza Flamingo is one of those places you fall upon one day, having been there years before but have no recollection of the food. Ages ago, (at least 8 years) I remember dining with the whole family and watching a flamenco performance at … Continue reading