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Umami Noodle Bar Calgary Restaurant Review

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Calgaryism's Restaurant Review of Umami, Japanese Ramen I’m always up for trying new ramen joints around town. As a matter of fact, I’ve kind of taken it upon myself to investigate just which are the best ramen noodle bars in Calgary, so I just had to check out Umami once I saw it driving along 16th Avenue Northwest. This … [Read more...]

Calgary Landmarks – Dominion Bank Building

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Calgary Landmarks - The Historical Dominion Bank Building When passersby’s unfamiliar with the history of Calgary see the old sandstone buildings standing in downtown such as the Dominion Bank, Fairmont Palliser Hotel or Knox United Church, it can definitely spark some interest into the past of “the heart of the new … [Read more...]

The Big Taste Event: Catch & the Oyster Bar Top Chef Dinner

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Top Chefs Feature in Big Taste Collaboration Dinner - Catch & the Oyster Bar hosts culinary collaboration dinner, pairing regional chef’s with pristine BC wineries - Five Chefs, five courses and five wineries will form the foundation for a one-night-only collaboration dinner at Catch Restaurant on Sunday, March 5. Held … [Read more...]

Bonterra Trattoria Calgary Restaurant Review

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Bonterra Trattoria Calgaryism Restaurant Review Bonterra is a long-time favourite for Italian fare in Calgary because of its commitment to quality on all aspects of your dining experience. From the food to service and general restaurant ambiance, this place has what it takes to make your night out at a restaurant as good as … [Read more...]

The Best Restaurants for Sashimi in Calgary

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Top 5 Japanese Restaurants for Sashimi (Raw Fish) in Calgary Do you have a knack for some good old sashimi from time to time? If so, you’ll absolutely love the fresh and delicious slices of raw fish found on the menu at these three outstanding Japanese sushi restaurants in Calgary. Here are Calgaryism's top five contenders for … [Read more...]

JINYA Ramen Bar Calgary Restaurant Review

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Calgaryism's Review of JINYA Ramen Bar, Mission, SW Calgary A friend was ranting and raving about this new ramen noodle bar that had recently opened its doors for business in Calgary. He said that he had tried one of its locations in the states before and that we had to go check it out for ourselves. So we did about a week … [Read more...]

Best Ramen Noodle Bars in Calgary

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Best Ramen Noodle Bars in Calgary, Alberta Go to Vancouver and there’s a good ramen noodle bar on nearly every urban streetscape you’ll see. The same can’t be said for Calgary, however, a city with its fair share of awesome pho restaurants but lacking in selection of authentic Japanese ramen noodle bars for quite some time – … [Read more...]

Viet West Calgary Pho Restaurant Review

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Calgaryism's Viet West Pho Restaurant Review I’m always up for trying out new Vietnamese restaurants in Calgary. Because there are so many, finding good ones in different areas is a bonus especially when you’ve got to drive all over the city for work. One of my friends recommended we try Viet West, a pho restaurant tucked away … [Read more...]

Alberta Restaurant & Bar Receipts Remain High (Fall 2016)

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Alberta Restaurant & Bar Tabs Keep Up Despite Economy How are restaurant and bars doing considering the current economic recession in Alberta? You’d think that the food and drink industry would be hit like several other sectors of the economy, right? Well, guess again! Albertans are still spending at restaurants and bars … [Read more...]

Top 5 Suburban Breakfast Restaurants in Calgary

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Top 5 Suburban Breakfast Restaurants in Calgary Most people think downtown or inner city when it comes to good breakfast restaurants that will leave both you and your tummy smiling on the way out. But there are a handful of outstanding suburban breakfast restaurants in Calgary that will also do the same trick. Here they … [Read more...]