Brunch · Cheap Eats · Comfort food · Curry · Dessert · Happy Hour · Japanese · Sandwiches

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

Beer · Burgers · Cheap Eats · Comfort food · Curry · Dessert · Fusion · Happy Hour · Japanese

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

Brunch · Cheap Eats · Comfort food · Curry · Dessert · Japanese

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

Bars/Lounges · Burgers · Dessert · Seafood · Special Occasion

Chef’s Choice Menu – Yellow Door Bistro

Last week, I noticed on Facebook that Yellow Door Bistro was featuring a chef's choice three course meal for $40.00, and a five course meal for $60.00. This deal was too good for me to miss. So on Friday night, L and I paid a visit. I opted for the three course meal ($40) with… Continue reading Chef’s Choice Menu – Yellow Door Bistro

Dessert · Fast Food · Mediteranean

Cedars Deli & Glamorgan Bakery – Got my Urbanspoon Vote

I was in charge of selecting the menu for an election party. I ordered the majority of the platters from Cedar's Deli. When I called to request to pick up by 6:30 pm, the owner, Mohamed, told me he prefers to make everything as fresh as possible for customers. When I came by at 6:00… Continue reading Cedars Deli & Glamorgan Bakery – Got my Urbanspoon Vote

Chain Restaurants · Dessert · Fast Food

Tutti Frutti – A-wop-bom-a-loo-mop-a-lomp-bom-bom!

I received a tip from Miss Foodie, a reputable tweeter, that Tutti Frutti has a new line of Asian flavoured yogurt, such as taro, milk tea, matcha, and coconut. I don't normally indulge in sweets, but based on Miss Foodie's genuine enthusiasm, I went to check it out. I was surprised to see that on… Continue reading Tutti Frutti – A-wop-bom-a-loo-mop-a-lomp-bom-bom!

Bars/Lounges · Dessert · Fusion · Seafood · Special Occasion

Yellow Door Bistro – Late Night Nibbles

I recently won a contest on twitter, sponsored by Chef Duncan Ly of Yellow Door Bistro. The prize was tickets for the Dinner 4 South Africa at the Scandinavian Centre, a fundraiser for Good Tree Missions Fellowship to help develop and educate struggling areas of South Africa. To answer the contest question, I read numerous… Continue reading Yellow Door Bistro – Late Night Nibbles