Tiffin – CBC Review

Tiffin – CBC Review

Tiffin is an independently owned Indian fast casual restaurant on Jasper Avenue in the old Sobey’s Urban Fresh building. This is the second location, the first being on Ellerslie Road just off 50th Street. A third, in Windemere, opened in November. I reviewed...
Read this – Princeton: A Love Story

Read this – Princeton: A Love Story

  A couple of months ago, while doing a book signing at Chapters, I met Terry Fong, the author of Princeton: A love story. Terry is a chicken farmer who wrote about his big ol’ farm dog who had bone cancer. After the diagnosis, Princeton went through chemo...
Braven – CBC Review

Braven – CBC Review

Braven is one of four restaurant concepts inside the JW Marriott hotel in Edmonton’s Ice District. I reviewed it on-air November 27. It’s a grand room with a menu that revolves around steak, chops and seafood, much of that cooked on a beautiful birch...
June’s Delicatessen – CBC Review

June’s Delicatessen – CBC Review

If you missed my CBC review of June’s Delicatessen on November 15, here are some links to get you up to speed.  Just to clarify, Nate Box’s partner in this operation is Mike Forgie, not “Scorgie” as I said on the radio. That’s a different...
Filistix – CBC Review

Filistix – CBC Review

On November 1, I reviewed the brick and mortar location of Filistix. Cousins Ariel del Rosario and Roel Canafranca have garnered a loyal following since they first served meat on skewers from their Filistix food truck in 2008. At the new space on 100 Avenue, they...