The Woman in Green, Jack Todd (August 2020)

The Woman in Green Cover shot

My reading inspiration comes from all sorts of sources. In the case of Jack Todd’s The Woman in -Green, it’s because I follow the author on Twitter. It wasn’t his mystery writing that caught my attention. Rather, as a Montreal Canadiens fan, I find …

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Sushi Gen-All You Can Eat Buffet

Sushi Gen Place Setting

The Covid-19 pandemic has had a strongly negative effect on many restaurants. Sushi Gen is one which chose to face the pandemic by shutting down and doing a major remodel. I’ve walked down Portage Avenue, many times over the last several months waiting for …

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Bread N Biryani 616 Ellice Avenue

Bread N Biryani menu

Bread N Biryani is a new Indian restaurant that recently opened on Ellice Avenue. I’ve got a few reviews to work through, but I thought I would stick with Indian food for this one. Bread N Biryani sits on the Northeast corner of Ellice …

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Shahi Flames – 208 Marion Street

Lamb Rogen Josh

Shahi Flames is a new restaurant located in a strip mall on Marion Street. The strip mall it’s located in is or was home to Lovey’s BBQ, Vientiane Thai, and Boun’s Lao Thai restaurants. My google search suggests it hasn’t replaced any of those …

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All the Devils Are Here – Gamache 16

All the Devils Are Here cover shot

All the Devils Are Here, is the latest installment in the Inspector Gamache series, by Louise Penny. This time, Armand Gamache is off to Paris for the birth of a grandchild. However, like any detective, trouble and crime seem to follow him wherever he …

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