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Entries from March 2010

Yew Restaurant – Four Seasons Hotel – Vancouver

March 17th, 2010 · No Comments

With soaring 40-foot ceilings and surrounded by warm wood, this is a surprisingly warm and airy room. There is a private dining area for 10 enclosed by glass in the middle of the room. In addition, the communal dining table which is a beautiful long wood table right by the fireplace, is a good option […]

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Tags: Special Occasion · Vancouver · Western Food

Nota Bene – Toronto

March 7th, 2010 · No Comments

We were excited to go to this restaurant by chef David Lee of Splendido fame, particularly because we had read that it was one of the best new restaurants in 2009. You can’t miss this restaurant with the bright green lighting at the windows on a busy strip on Queen Street East. Once you walk […]

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Tags: Toronto

Sala Thai – Vancouver, South Cambie

March 3rd, 2010 · 1 Comment

This is a convenient place if you are in the Cambie area with decent Thai food. We tried the green papaya salad, beef red curry and the seafood with chili oil and basil served on a sizzling plate (#44). It was tasty but average food. The service was reasonably fast. The decor is nothing special […]

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Tags: Asian · Kid-friendly · Thai · Vancouver