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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Original Sorrento’s – 529 Ellice Avenue

A version of this post appeared in West End Tastes, my new column for The West End Streets. For this first column, I’m visiting one of the long-standing restaurant anchors. Sorrento’s on Ellice Avenue. Sorrento’s is a traditional Italian restaurant and bar that has held a place in the West End since 1975. When Sorrento’s…

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Restaurants Indian

Bread N Biryani 616 Ellice Avenue

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 Avenue and Maryland Street. The building it occupies was previously home…

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Restaurants Common Eating

New Asia Chinese Restaurant

My last review was about a place that is open late night. Today’s is also about a late night place. This time I’m writing about New Asia Chinese Restaurant on Ellice Avenue. Hours: Mon 4pm – 3am Tue Closed Wed 4pm – 3am Thu 4pm – 3am Fri 4pm – 3am Sat 4pm – 3am…

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Reviews and Such Chinese Restaurants Uncategorized

Hong Hing Chinese Restaurant

Hong Hing restaurant on Ellice Avenue, is a  Chinese restaurant of the type I was familiar with growing up. Lots of dishes featuring chop suey and chow mein. However, there are a few Szechuan dishes available on the menu, and even an eight item Dim Sum list. It seems as I look around that the…

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Reviews and Such Restaurants Shawarma

Shawarma Time – Ellice Avenue

Update on Shawarma Time (Apr 28,2019)It’s been a little under two years since I last visited Shawarma Time. However I was meeting with a friend whom I haven’t had seen much of since I finished my time working at St. Margaret’s. I was back there for a farewell for someone else, just before Easter, and…

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Reviews and Such Korean Restaurants Sushi

Little Korea – Ellice Avenue

Little Korea is a new restaurant in an old location on Ellice Avenue. The building was formerly home to Choice Sushi. While Choice Sushi features a number of Korean Dishes in addition to the Sushi, Little Korea doesn’t offer any sushi on its menu. Instead it sticks to other, traditional Korean cuisine. Choice Sushi also…