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Shiki Menya

Ah, Calgary is finally catching up with the ramen trend prevalent in Toronto and Vancouver. Two new ramen shops in less then two months. I took a long lunch for this visit, as they have a limit of 150 bowls a day, and typically run out before dinner. 228 more words

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A quick journey to the edge of the Mediterranean

Those who know me well will be aware that my dream holiday has always been to take a Mediterranean Cruise…..its still only a dream but recently I had the opportunity to dine at… 989 more words

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River Bistro Easter Brunch: bad idea

Easter Sunday brunch is an occasion to celebrate family and spring; not necessarily a gourmet feast. And that is a good thing if you went to the buffet at the River Bistro in the Doubletree Hotel in downtown Binghamton. 486 more words

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Jalapeno Popper Burger @ Holy Cow (Alexandria, VA)

Jalapeno Popper Burger
Holy Cow, Del Rey’s Gourmet Burger (Alexandria, VA)

Okay, this one didn’t come from my kitchen, but it was so good I had to share. 54 more words


Tale #53 Benares

Tony Naylor recently wrote an article for the Guardian titled ‘Fine dining’s identity crisis: is this the end of posh restaurants?’ which makes the case for a new era of casual dining with today’s top chefs. 713 more words

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Pizza Express - New Vegan Pizza

A few months ago, Pizza Express had a campaign on their facebook page where they asked those in facebookland for suggestions for new pizza toppings. The overwhelming response was “vegan cheese”. 267 more words


Coco Bonga, Montecasino: Restaurant Review

I am told that the Coco Bonga, upstairs in the central part of the Casino near the escalators, has quite special rainforest decor and Latino sounds.   198 more words