Monthly Archives: July 2011

Omakase #3 @ Sushi Kimura – Vancouver, BC

UPDATE: As of May 1, 2012, Sushi Kimura has been sold and Kimura-san is no longer the chef there. When I was visiting Vancouver at the end of May, I happen to have a spare slot in my dining schedule. … Continue reading

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Involtini Ristorante – Calgary, AB

I ended up at Involtini for dinner unexpectedly with a friend. We had planned to go to a nearby eatery for sushi but the sushi joint was closed so we wanted to pick an alternative that was not too far … Continue reading

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Corner 23 – Vancouver, BC

I had heard about the famous pork hock dish at Corner 23 and decided to go there for lunch when I was in town back in May. Corner 23, as the name suggests, is a Bubble Tea Cafe on the … Continue reading

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Kalvin’s Szechuan Restaurant – Vancouver, BC

I had heard and read a lot of great things about Kalvin’s from the local Chowhounds.  It’s hard for me to find authentic Taiwanese cuisine in Calgary so this was on my list of places to try when I was … Continue reading

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Lunch #4 @ CHARCUT Roast House – Calgary, AB

I went to CHARCUT Roast House for lunch yet again. This time it was because my friend wanted to try the famous CHARCUT burger before the arrival of her baby.  At the time we planned this lunch, we didn’t know … Continue reading

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