Bars/Lounges · Indian · Restaurants

Calcutta Cricket Club

L texted me at work to inform me that he won an award. Awesome, a reason to go out and celebrate! I’ve been meaning to try Calcutta Cricket Club ever since I learned that food writer Gwendolyn Richards frequents this restaurant. We arrived on Monday at 5:46 p.m. Only the bar and a couple of… Continue reading Calcutta Cricket Club

Fusion · Indian · Pizza · Restaurants

A Perfect Pizza

L came home from work raving about a pizza joint near the Saddledome called A Perfect Pizza. One of his top students - R - brought four large pizzas to class. L told me that R's parents pride themselves on serving up fresh and inexpensive pizzas. This place gets very busy after a Flames game. People… Continue reading A Perfect Pizza

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

Bars/Lounges · Fusion · Indian · Restaurants · Seafood

Yelp Elite Event – Beakerhead’s Engineered Eats!

Wendy, the Yelp Manager in Calgary, organized a special Yelp Elite Event for Breakerhead's Engineered Eats, which runs from September 11th to 14th, 2013. Muse Restaurant and Lounge hosted the event in their lounge. The chefs and mixologists in attendance hailed from: Muse; Raw Bar; Mango Shiva; Taste Restaurant; and Charcut Roast House. Stealing verbatim… Continue reading Yelp Elite Event – Beakerhead’s Engineered Eats!