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Chicken Holic in Coquitlam 

I recently tried a funky new chicken place on Austin Ave in Coquitlam. It truly is a cultural mash-up. Chicken Holic is run by a Korean family and while there, I had a Butter Chicken Poutine. French Canadian food with … Continue reading

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Lunch at New West’s Rivermarket

Last week I was in New Westminster so I took the opportunity to stop at the Rivermarket (formerly the New West Quay) for lunch. To begin I had the Free Bird Chicken Shack Banh Mi – a Vietnamese sub sandwich. … Continue reading

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The Hideout Cafe

Even though I had not been into The Hideout Cafe for at least three years (only because I no longer have an office near them), when I entered the cafe, the woman working there greeted me with a big smile … Continue reading

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Longtail Kitchen at Rivermarket

Have you ever wandered into a restaurant, seen the menu, and wanted to order the entire menu? That is kind of what happened to us yesterday when we went into long tail kitchen in New Westminster’s Rivermarket (formerly known as the … Continue reading

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The Wildcat Grill Restaurant 

Lunch today in Rosedale – it is just east of Chilliwack – at the Wildcat Restsurant.  I chose their Caesar salad rather than fries as a side. Healthy choices and all that. The massive side of Caesar salad was perfectly … Continue reading

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KFC Double Down

What are your thoughts or feelings about the controversial “burger” that Kentucky Fried Chicken releases occasionally, the Double Down?      For those who may not know, the KFC Double Down “burger” is made from two pieces of chicken instead of … Continue reading

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Cactus Club Serves Up a Winner Dinner

Last week I wanted to go out for a family celebration with my mother and sister and we agreed upon the Cactus Club restaurant on Kingsway across from Metrotown. As it turned out, our choice was a good choice. I … Continue reading

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A Visit to Hopcott Meats

After the recent outbreak of Avian flu in the Fraser Valley I started thinking a little more about how food is produced. One of the poultry barns that became infected with Avian flu housed something like 20,000 birds. That is … Continue reading

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Lunch Break at 293 Wallace St Restaurant

Stopped for another lunch at 293 Wallace St Restaurant in Hope BC. This time I had the Spicy Buffalo Chicken Wrap. The locally sourced blue cheese was a very nice flavour addition.

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A Visit to Romana Restaurant in Burnaby

One day between Christmas and New Years my father-in-law invited our family out for lunch. We settled on Romana Restaurant on East Hastings (a couple blocks east of Willingdon Ave) after I remembered a Tweet-up I attended at Romana’s before … Continue reading

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