Chartier: Quebec French Style Restaurant

Chartier: Quebec French Style Restaurant

Chartier had always been on my top list of places to try ever since hearing about their kickstarter project back in 2015 which raised over $107,000 towards the campaign. It's located about 30 minutes south of downtown Edmonton in Beaumont. My best friend took us here for my (very) belated birthday dinner. The restaurant was [...]

Jang YEG: Korean & Japanese Cuisine

Jang YEG: Korean & Japanese Cuisine

Jang YEG is the newest modern Korean-Japanese restaurant located in the heart of Downtown Edmonton on Jasper Ave. Chef Jamie Jang opened the restaurant with more than 15 years of experience in creating dishes from all over the world. From Korea to Australia and now to Canada. He now hopes to introduce Edmontonians to his unique […]

Chef Hung: Taiwanese Beef Noodle

Chef Hung: Taiwanese Beef Noodle

Chef Hung is a Taiwanese noodle shop that originated in 2009 with their first store in Aberdeen Center (BC). They now have 5 locations in Vancouver, 5 in China, and 2 in USA. Their first Alberta location is in Edmonton on 81 Ave. Chef Hung himself is the mastermind behind this whole award-winning noodle shop [...]

Buok: Fresh Korean Kitchen

Buok: Fresh Korean Kitchen

When I was working downtown, I would always look for new restaurants opening nearby. My team and I would go out almost every Friday for lunch so we've basically tried anything close to 107 Street radius. After seeing a new Korean restaurant in downtown, I just couldn't wait for them to open. Owner Henry Song [...]

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 [...]