Bar Food, Food festivals, Quickie Nom Nom

Quickie Nom Noms: Holly’s Hot Chicken – The Best Fried Chicken Sandwiches in Ottawa

Featured image: Holly's Hot Chicken sandwiches and beer-battered brownies @ Holly's Hot Chicken x Dominion City Pop-up Brewery Kitchen Series.  I've had Holly's Hot Chicken a few times already and am amazed every single time. They don't have a single physical location, so I've been very lucky to catch them at their pop-up locations. They… Continue reading Quickie Nom Noms: Holly’s Hot Chicken – The Best Fried Chicken Sandwiches in Ottawa

Bar Food, Special occasion

Bar Lulupus: Amazing Selection of Craft Beer and Excellent Food Under One Roof!

Featured image: Burrata @ Bar Lulupus. For my birthday, Aaron brought me to Bar Lulupus, a new gastropub in town. Apparently they are usually very busy, so I'm glad Aaron had made reservations. I've seen this name frequently on social media, so I was really excited to try it out. Location/Ambience They are located in… Continue reading Bar Lulupus: Amazing Selection of Craft Beer and Excellent Food Under One Roof!

Bar Food

Swine ‘n Dine 2018 @ Backdrop Restaurant & Bar

Featured image: Pig roast by The Crackling Pig Since I was extremely disappointed that we missed The Crackling Pig’s pig roast at Westboro Fuse Festival this year, we decided to check out the "Swine 'n Dine" event at Backdrop Restaurant & Bar. We’ve only been to this restaurant in the past for brunch, so we… Continue reading Swine ‘n Dine 2018 @ Backdrop Restaurant & Bar

Bar Food, Brunch

The Pomeroy House: The Best Chicken & Waffles in Town!

Update: This restaurant has permanently closed. Featured image: Hot Chicken and Waffles @ The Pomeroy House. I am proud to say that Ottawa has quite the impressive brunch scene. We're always on the lookout for new brunch places. At the same time, one thing I hate having to do on a Saturday or Sunday morning… Continue reading The Pomeroy House: The Best Chicken & Waffles in Town!

Bar Food

Beef Carpaccio

The other day, we decided to grab some drinks and dinner with some friends at Churchill’s on Richmond Road. I was pleasantly surprised that they also had a rooftop patio, which my friends have noticed are less mosquito-infested than regular patios. One of my friends was really excited about their Colossal Caesar, so I followed suit.… Continue reading Beef Carpaccio

Bar Food

Prohibition

So we went Union Local 613 last night with a few friends. What better day to go than a rainy Friday night - no patios today. We have been there a few times before and I always found the the vibe was really cool and unique with their communal seating. We showed up looking for a table… Continue reading Prohibition