Category Archives: Take Out

Brado

There are two things that I consistently count on as comfort food: Beef chow fun, and poutine.  I think these two dishes epitomize my cultural background (half Chinese, half French-Canadian), but it is a weird, if not gut-churning, combination. Speaking … Continue reading

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Toronto eats: Jamaican Beef Patties

Toronto, land of street meat, chip wagons and other goodly things. Today I got to enjoy one of TO’s well known treats: Jamaican Beef Patties! You can get these at convenience stores, small take out roti restaurants, and even gas … Continue reading

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Ottawa: Gabriel Pizza

Having grown up in Ottawa, I have to say that Gabriel Pizza is the place that has really given me my “template” for what great pizza is.  A big, no huge, pizza with bubbly crust, a ton of cheese and … Continue reading

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Sockeye City Grill (Take out window)

This city never ceases to impress me with new spots and charming neighbourhoods to discover!  I was particularly thrilled when Chris took me to Steveston during the summer, though our first visit was smack dab in the middle of the … Continue reading

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Ragazzi

After a long week filled with after work events, both Chris and I were looking forward to a very low key weekend at home. This included not doing too many chores, sleeping in, and, a rare treat – ordering a … Continue reading

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Wally’s Burgers

I spent all day Saturday, a gorgeous, sunny & hot day, driving around running errands.  I was nearing my old neighbourhood of Victoria-Fraserview when hunger hit me.  Luckily, near the cobbler I was bringing some shoes to, there was a … Continue reading

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Kita Sushi

Near Gilmore Skytrain station, there are very few food options.  In addition to the obligatory Starbucks, there’s a (standardly gross) Taco Del Mar and a small sushi restaurant that’s tucked next to a hair dresser. It seemed to be run by a … Continue reading

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