I had the distinct pleasure of visiting Amy Ruth’s Chicken & Waffles joint while in New York. The service was exceptionally friendly and the food delivered on it’s promise of southern down home comfort. My only regret was not getting a chance to eat there again.
Living only 1.5 blocks away from David Chang’s Momofuku Noodle Bar made it too irresistible to not try. It was good in that the execution was spot on. Their operation is a well oiled machine. All of the kitchen staff know what needs to be done and how to execute in an efficient way. And that [...]
Harvest Community Foods is part organic grocery, part diner that not only serves the communities of Chinatown and Strathcona, but can thank interested residents for their business model as well. Born from a truly innovative idea, the owners of the commercial unit put the question of what kind of business the space should contain out [...]
Legendary Noodle is a noodle house that has caught my attention on more than one occasion in passing while making my way up and/or down Denman Street. The large and succinct signage expresses a couple of things that together would make a great meal. Being in the area on a somewhat dreary day, I took [...]
Mahony and Sons Public House Burrard Landing. After working a casually close knit family & close friends half day wedding with Tomasz Wagner in the summer the two of us were starved and looking for some patio food to enjoy in the comfortable summer weather. Joined by Jessie Cheng, we made our way over to [...]
La Casita. Having been introduced to this place awhile back, I had a decidedly strong craving more recently for some Mexican food. Remembering that the platters were pretty sizable, I thought La Casita would do a great job satiating my hunger.