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 [...]

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 [...]

Wilfred’s: Your New Neighbourhood Diner

Wilfred’s: Your New Neighbourhood Diner

Bright, beautiful, modern, and your next go-to cafe and diner. Honestly, I haven’t heard about Wilfred until I read Sharon's weekly blog posts. Beginning to some pictures of it on Instagram, I just knew I had to check this place out for myself. It was only opened for 4 days before my visit, so I [...]

Fumaca Brazilian Steakhouse

Fumaca Brazilian Steakhouse

Look out Pampa, there's a new Brazilian steakhouse in E-town and it's coming in hot. When you think of Brazilian steakhouses, you'd automatically think of Pampa's as the first option. I think we all know that Pampa has gained a huge monopoly on Brazilian steakhouses in the past few years. Anup Kundu, however, hopes to [...]