Coco Brooks Pizza Review
May29

Coco Brooks Pizza Review

I discovered Coco Brooks a few years ago when the other half of YYC’s Best Eats, Fuzzy, brought this awesome banana bread in a pizza box to my house.  What’s better than a layer of sweetened cream cheese between two baked banana bread crusts cut into pizza slices.  It’s so good. Coco Brooks has been around since 1999 and has 3 locations in Calgary, one at 42nd Ave and Blackfoot Trail SE, one on 32 Ave NE and the...

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Blue Star Diner – Bridgeland
Sep06

Blue Star Diner – Bridgeland

I got a chance to visit Blue Star Diner in Bridgeland around 11:30am on Wednesday.  As some of you may not know, Blue Star Diner is a new restaurant opened by the fantastic Dairy Lane Cafe in West Hillhurst, where I have declared as my favourite burger there in Calgary.  Well this place is not much different in terms of excellence.  The menu is very similar with a few added extra’s like the Lamb Burger, which I had and a few...

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Cora’s Breakfast
Jun28

Cora’s Breakfast

Well most of you have probably been to a Cora’s.  I’ll be quite honest, this is not one of my favourite places to go for breakfast, my family likes it much more than I do and my daughter just loves going to the “Sunny Place”.  But….I actually found a dish I really enjoyed on my last visit here at the downtown location in Bow Valley Square.  I know people love the fruit here and the amounts you get, but...

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Dairy Lane Part II – Gluten Free
Jun26

Dairy Lane Part II – Gluten Free

This past weekend my wife and I were celebrating our 5th Wedding Anniversary.  Our first stop on our kid-free weekend was Dairy Lane Cafe down in Hillhurst.  We got there around 12:30pm and there was just a small 15 minute wait and got a table on the sunny patio.  It would be my second time coming and my wife’s first.  Fuzzy and his wife joined us as well.  It took me everything not to order the burger again because it is one of...

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