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Redheads

My husband and I dine at Redheads every week. Recently, Redheads started to offer Japanese tapas. We've only gotten through half the menu. What I like about the tapas menu is we can try so many different items but not feel stuffed. The mini seaweed ($2.50) was a generous quantity for the price. I like… Continue reading Redheads

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Chinatown · Comfort food · Curry · Restaurants

Mamak Dang Malaysian Fusion Cuisine Downtown Location

For years, Office Dad has been bugging me to try Mamak Dang Malaysian Fusion, but it's located way out in NE. Imagine my delight when I learned that a second location  opened up by my office (aka cubicle). Office Dad is friends with quite a few restaurant owners/chefs in Calgary. He always tells them that I'm… Continue reading Mamak Dang Malaysian Fusion Cuisine Downtown Location

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Redheads Cafe

Redheads is always tweaking its dishes or trying out something new. On my last visit, I learned that Sapporo is now on tap.  A new rice burger (not yet on the menu) has become my new favourite, beef and gobo. I still haven't tried the Japagetti or five-course meal set, but I'll get there eventually.… Continue reading Redheads Cafe

Comfort food · Curry · Fusion · Indian

The Himalayan – Going away dinner

The Yen had to head back to Vancouver. For her last supper in Cowtown, I wanted something close to my house, and something hot and filling to warm us from the cold weather. The Himalayan fit the bill. Based on our server's recommendation, we ordered the Kathmadnu Vegetables ($14) Himalayan Eggplant ($14.50), Mango Fruity Shrimp ($16.50), and the… Continue reading The Himalayan – Going away dinner

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Redheads Bagel Cafe

Oh man. I just came home after eating at Redheads Bagel Cafe. The food was so tasty that I was pumped to write this blog post right when I came home. L and I over-ordered again. The prices are so reasonable that I wanted to try everything. We picked a bento box with miso katsu, katsu… Continue reading Redheads Bagel Cafe

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Redheads Bagel Cafe – Calgary’s Best Kept Secret for Funky Japanese Comfort Food

I found my new favourite place for Japanese food. Redheads Bagel Cafe does indeed serve bagels, but they also serve homemade ramen noodles, Japanese curry, sushi burgers and fusion dishes, like chicken karaage sandwiches. Being the diligent person I am, I called ahead to preorder the ramen and to check to see if I needed… Continue reading Redheads Bagel Cafe – Calgary’s Best Kept Secret for Funky Japanese Comfort Food