Mercato in Mission
Aug13

Mercato in Mission

Mercato has been on my bucket list of places to eat in Calgary for quite some time.  I’m really not sure why it took me so long to get here, usually I make last minute decisions to go eat and every time I try to get in here it’s fully booked.  Obviously a good sign.  You can make reservations for Mercato on Open Table.  It’s quite nice in Mercato, casual setting with a completely open kitchen and a patio.  The waiter...

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La Brezza Fundraiser Night
Oct06

La Brezza Fundraiser Night

A fellow foodie, Jenn D. recently sent me an email to see if we would be interested in participating in a 5 course meal at La Brezza in Bridgeland to raise money for the Calgary Emergency Women’s Shelter, which in fact is the same charity I donate my money to at my business.  I was more than happy to attend and help out with some prizes.  Jenn ended up raising over $5000 in one evening for the shelter, simply amazing! This was...

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La Brezza’s 5 Course Authentic Italian Dinner
Sep09

La Brezza’s 5 Course Authentic Italian Dinner

Please help us support a charity very near and dear to La Brezza; the Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter. Join us for a fundraiser on Thursday September 22. Thank you Calgary and looking forward to seeing you there.  Details to purchase tickets are below....

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Bonterra Trattoria in the outdoor garden
Jul30

Bonterra Trattoria in the outdoor garden

I took my wife here for part 2 of our 5th wedding anniversary.  One of my foodie friends @thisiserwin highly suggested we come here for our special night.  Located on 8th St and 10th Ave SW with parking in the back, lies this amazing Italian restaurant.  I had a few places reserved because I wasn’t sure where to go and I can tell you I am so happy I listened to experience this fantastic place. We came early around 5:30pm, you...

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Il Sogno
Mar13

Il Sogno

Restaurant: Il Sogno Cuisine: Italian Date Visited: March 11, 2011 Location: 24 4th Street NE, Calgary Hours: Lunch Monday to Friday 11:30am – 2pm   Supper: Monday to Saturday starting at 5pm  Closed Sundays Contact: 403-232-8901     www.ilsogno.org Overall Rating: Rating Scale 1. Yuck 2. I’m eating it but won’t order again 3. This is good 4. This is really good worth recommending 5. OMG I need to facebook and tweet about this and...

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Giuseppe’s Italian Deli and Market
Feb10

Giuseppe’s Italian Deli and Market

      Restaurant:  Giuseppe’s Italian Deli and Market Cuisine: Italian, Market and Deli Date Visited: February 2, 2011 Location: 1207 1st Street SW Hours: Monday to Friday 7am to close, Saturday and Sunday 9:30am to close Contact: 403-232-6230   www.giuseppesitalianmarket.com Price Range: $5 to $30                                        Overall Rating: Rating Scale (1. Yuck, 2. I’m eating it but won’t order again, 3. This is good, 4....

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