Bangkok Thai Restaurant – Osborne Village

mango salad

You may notice a similarity between today’s post and my previous one.  After writing the Sukkothai post, I thought to myself, now would be a good time to do a post on Bangkok Thai. After all, they are only about three blocks away from each other. Bangkok Thai restaurant  sits on the corner of River …

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Sukkothai Restaurant – Osborne Village

Soup

While you may think, judging from my last three posts, that I been living on nothing beyond fried chicken, there are other restaurants I’ve been watching. One of these is Sukkothai restaurant, in Osborne village. Sukkothai Thai restaurant, is one of those places that I visited years ago, before my blogging days. The building it …

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Konjac Spaghetti – Shirataki Rice

I was roaming through my local Safeway the other day. I happened to look towards the bottom of one of the pasta aisle shelves and noticed this new (to me) product. It’s called Konjac Spaghetti, by a company called nuPasta. Underneath the  company  name,  you  can  see that the product is referred to as the …

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Petes Place Family Restaurant

This is a review that is about twenty months in the making. Petes Place has been on a journey during that time, as have I in trying to review it. Normally, I make two visits to a restaurant to try and get a feel for the menu. With Pete’s Place, I’ve ended up making five. …

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Village Diner – Sargent Avenue

Village Dinner

Last year I started hearing about the restaurant inside the Osborne Hotel, and that it was a great place for home-style comfort foods. Before I got a chance to visit, it was closed down as part of the changes that are coming to the hotel. I didn’t really think about it again, until I saw …

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Nuburger – Forks Market Location.

Nuburger bacon Cheeseburger

After my reviewing got me featured in the Winnipeg Free Press on Saturday, I figured I should follow it up with a new review. The overhaul of the eating opportunities at The Forks Market is an ongoing interest of mine. I’ve written about Simon’s and Fusian Experience, and today I’m adding Nuburger, Despite going through …

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Cornerstone Bar-Restaurant

As I mentioned in my post on Sonya’s restaurant, I’ve been involved in a stage production of the Vicar of Dibley. The performances were held at Crescent Fort Rouge United Church as part of their Arts Festival. With the final week of rehearsal and performance taking place there, I paid several visits to Osborne Village …

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Buccacino’s – Osborne Village

Buccacino's ravioli

Last week was the second time in a row I connected with the Why Cook Wednesday’s Supper Club. The week before we had been in Osborne Village at Carlo’s and Murphy. This time we met at Buccacino’s. Buccacino’s is a traditional Italian restaurant. I think there was something else in that location many years ago, …

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