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Reviews and Such chicken Restaurants

Mary Browns, Popeyes Chicken

Last year Winnipeg saw the arrival of two new chicken chains. Mary Browns Chicken’s & Taters, out of Virginia, via Newfoundland*, and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, out of Arabi, Louisiana. Being in the fast casual chicken business I figured that it might be interesting to review them in a compare and contrast style review.*I’ve since been informed that there has been a Mary Browns in the Transcona area of Winnipeg for a few years. I must admit that Popeyes had stayed…Continue readingMary Browns, Popeyes Chicken

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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Mongo’s Grill – Blogger Night

Last week I received an invitation to a blogger night out at Mongo’s Grill. I had heard the name of the restaurant, but didn’t know an awful lot about it. Mongo’s is short for Mongolian, so in style it resembles at one level Palatal or Palatal Express. This should have been fairly obvious to me, but whenever I hear Mongo this is the first thing that comes to mind:[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SKRma7PDW10]Don’t miss the video of me grilling. You’ll find it at…Continue readingMongo’s Grill – Blogger Night

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Reviews and Such Indian Restaurants

Clay Oven – Hydro Building

Today is another post of the restaurant replacing a restaurant variety. This one is for The Clay Oven in the Hydro Building. The Clay Oven is like the Sherbrook Street Deli, in that I never visited the first restaurant, Fresh Cafe, that occupied the space. I visited the Kenaston location when we celebrated my mom’s 90th. I’ve visited the Clay Oven location on Kenaston, but that was several years ago when my family was in town for a visit. So,…Continue readingClay Oven – Hydro Building