Lucky Red – CLOSED

Everyone has a guilty pleasure.  Be it a TV show, a band or as it is in my case, food.  I thrive off the thrill and excitement of trying new things but sometimes a girl just wants something fast, uncomplicated and satisfying – food wise.  Ladies and gentleman, I confess to you all that one…

Pastizza – CLOSED

No one likes to be kept waiting.  Most of all no one likes to be kept waiting for almost an hour for a meal that they had a reservation for.  This was unfortunately the situation we were faced with when we arrived to Pastizza on Friday night a few weeks ago.  I had never heard…

El Caballito

Ever have one of those moments when you’re walking into a place and you just KNOW you’re in for an experience?  That was the feeling we got when we opened the bright pink door to El Caballito on a rainy Friday evening.  It was a little hard to find at first but once we did, there…

Hapa Izakaya

What better way to be greeted upon entering a restaurant then to have the entire staff chant “Welcome” at you in Japanese.   This is what patrons can expect upon entering any ‘Izakaya” style establishment.  Traditionally, izakaya is a Japanese style pub which focuses primarily on drinking first and food second in an informal environment. Amongst…

Lisa Marie

Ever since moving to the city, it feels so much easier to be spontaneous and just see where the day/night takes you.  Sometimes its a relaxing day doing life things at home and other days its day time galavanting and night time resto/bar hopping.  I guess that’s how this evening shaped up when I realized…