Category Archives: Family Restaurant

Big 6

The first time we tried to find Big 6, we ended up in New Westminister!  Tucked away in the corner where Edmonds street suddenly ends, this old school Chinese-run western diner. Inside its definitely a little worn down, but I … Continue reading

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Waffle House

On our day off before the holidays, Chris & I had lots of errands to run.  We felt like grabbing brunch (on a Wednesday – how fun!) and I suggested the Waffle House which we had passed in the car … Continue reading

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Ottawa: Broadway

Another one of my favourite things in Ottawa is the “Take 2” breakfast at Broadway Bar and Grill. Broadway is a local chain, not unlike Gabriel Pizza, which offers great big food all day, from breakfast to lunch to dinner … Continue reading

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Olds: Black Forest Bakery

Another geography lesson!  Now that you know where Red Deer is, Olds is a small, farming community half-way between Red Deer and Calgary – it’s a charming place with an agricultural college, and until now, not much to excite the … Continue reading

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Tom & Jerry’s

So, I recognize that there are bad times to try out a restaurant and expect to have a regular experience… The free-admision day for the PNE was probably not a good day to try something in the Hastings-Sunrise area, but, … Continue reading

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Slocan Family Restaurant

For those of you who regularly follow my blog, you know that Chris & I are big fans of brunch.  You may also know that we moved this summer to new part of the GVRD, so we’ve had to try … Continue reading

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Gilmore Restaurant

Chris spotted a restaurant in the Hastings’ Heights area recently – the first thing he said was “family restaurant” which made the Gilmore Restaurant a must for us to visit.  We love the cozy, homey atmosphere of family restaurants – … Continue reading

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