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Filipino Restaurants Reviews and Such

Myrna’s Restaurant 833 Sargent Avenue

Myrna’s Restaurant I’m traveling a little west on Sargent Avenue for this month’s Taste the West End. I’ve been visiting Myrna’s. a Filipino restaurant that’s been part of this neighbourhood for a long time. I remember visiting not long after I moved into the West End, but it is only recently that I have returned. Myrna’s specializes in breakfast and lunch. Hours of operation are from 8-4 during the week, 7-4 Saturday, and 7-2 Sunday. Right from the start, Myrna’s…Continue readingMyrna’s Restaurant 833 Sargent Avenue

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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 to Shawarma Time. Shawarma Time itself was under relatively new ownership, as the original owners, after a spell out of Canada, now run Altanour. The…Continue readingBread N Biryani 616 Ellice Avenue

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Reviews and Such Books Reading Round Ups

March Fiction Reading Round Up

If February was a poor month with only four books read, March is a bonanza with nine books read. Part of the reason for that is I had two or three books started at the end of last month, which I finished this month. The other thing is that I had a couple of easy reads this month. Given those two factors I decided I would break my round ups into  March fiction and March non-fiction. The Strong Badger –…Continue readingMarch Fiction Reading Round Up

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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Mercadito Latino – Sargent Avenue

I’m no expert on authentic regional cuisine, but when I hear about a place that has a reputation for such, I like to give it a try. One such place is Mercadito Latino, an El Salvadoran restaurant on Sargent Avenue, not far from where I live. This is one of those places that I really should have visited much earlier than I did. However, I’m glad that I’ve since corrected that error.Walking in to the restaurant, you find a few…Continue readingMercadito Latino – Sargent Avenue