Philippines meet YEG: Casa Laurel Kitchen

Philippines meet YEG: Casa Laurel Kitchen

I feel like I haven't tried much Filipino food compared to Vietnamese, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, etc. My few experiences had been at friends' houses, parties, and gatherings. I love learning about new cultures and eateries! Casa Laurel aims to promote the Filipino cuisine by using their authentic family recipes and modern culinary techniques. The space [...]

Coco’s Deep Fried Chicken

Coco’s Deep Fried Chicken

If you know me in real life or have been following me for awhile now, you know how much I love my fried chicken. Korean fried chicken, Louisiana fried chicken, you name it -- I'll eat it. My go-to spot for Korean Fried Chicken (KFC) had always been Seoul Fried Chicken's cilantro lime lunch box [...]

El Fogón Latino

El Fogón Latino

Tucked away in Northside #YEG, El Fogon serves up some killer Venezuelan and Latino cuisine. I've never heard of El Fogon before until couple weeks after Avila Arepa opened. Hours are decent for the area, although I'd prefer them to open just an hour later during the weekends. We're in need of more late night [...]

Otto Food & Drink

Otto Food & Drink

Former co-owner and chef of Culina Mill Creek, Ed Donszelmann, opened Otto on 95 street and 114 Ave just December of 2016. Despite the "unique" location in Norwood, Otto serves up a warm and friendly atmosphere. The decor almost resembled a cabin with its wooden planks, and a garage door that leads outside for diners [...]

T & D Vietnamese Noodle House

T & D Vietnamese Noodle House

It's always tricky when it comes to finding a good Vietnamese restaurant. Most of them are catered towards the Western culture nowadays -- not saying that's bad, but I appreciate authentic food. I came along T & D Vietnamese Noodle House last week for my Saturday lunch. Disclaimer: I was invited here to try a [...]