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Gato Bakeshop – 819 Sargent Avenue

Gato Bakeshop – Sargent Avenue. A version of this post appears in the February edition of West End Streets newspaper.  In the summer of 2021, I started hearing reports of a new bakery opening in my neighbourhood. It was called Gato, and it was drawing raves. I decided to go and give it a try. Taking a walk down the street, I got to Gato, and found that it was closed. A few days later I checked the hours before…Continue readingGato Bakeshop – 819 Sargent Avenue

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Crusty Bun Bakery Goodness

I’ve heard about The Crusty Bun on St. Mary’s road several times over the last few years. The reviews from friends have always been positive. Despite it’s being located just down the Street from St. Mary Magdalene Anglican Church, I’ve never been in. That’s mainly because my visits to SMM generally occur after The Crusty Bun closes for the day.A couple of weeks ago, I decided I would make the effort to get down to The Crusty Bun when they…Continue readingCrusty Bun Bakery Goodness

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Le Croissant-Taché Avenue

It’s been five years since I started working in the St. Boniface area. Le Croissant was one of the first places I reviewed after moving in. I stop by every few weeks or so. I could stop by even more frequently but neither my waistline nor my wallet would appreciate that. On change in my life since I first visited, is that I have spent a lot of time reading about France and French food. Whether this be in the…Continue readingLe Croissant-Taché Avenue