Category Archives: Chinese

Jane’s Restaurant

Oy!  I’ve been ignoring this blog for too long!  Gardening, lots of work, garage sales, and random busyness has drawn my attention elsewhere, meanwhile my desktop and phone are full of pictures of food I need to post!  Sorry for … Continue reading

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Meishan Restaurant (Crystal Mall)

Crystal Mall is a crazy place – from high tech home appliances to an indoor open market, some really bizarre clothing shops, and some pretty great restaurants! We were there after the regular lunch rush, so the place was pretty … Continue reading

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Honolulu Cafe

I really enjoy the Hong Kong style cafes – they’re not something that I’ve grown up with, but feel like they’re perfect; open late, tons of choices, comfort food, great prices. What’s not to love? Honolulu Cafe on Kingsway is … Continue reading

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Toronto eats: Chinatown – King’s Noodle House

After a few days of turkey and heavy “British style” food, Chris and I made a break for Chinatown where we could get noodles for a bit of a change. One of the really neat things about many of these … Continue reading

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Happy Valley

It may sound like a very stupid (and perhaps dirty) name for a restaurant, but, for those who’ve been to Hong Kong, Happy Valley is named after a racetrack.  Okay – that’s still a little silly – but it’s a … Continue reading

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Traditional Beijing Cuisine

Chris spotted this restaurant on one of our many drives down Kingsway.  It was very eye-catching from the outside with the super-bright lights they’ve put around their windows and out onto the tree! It’s neat inside, and while it is … Continue reading

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Ottawa: Jadeland

As much as going home is extremely comforting, it is shocking how food can add another dimension of nostalgia. Jadeland is a restaurant that my dad used to frequent at least on a weekly basis when he was working downtown. … Continue reading

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