Brunch

Chesterfield’s Gastro Diner: My Favourite Brunch in Ottawa

If I must pick a favourite place for brunch in Ottawa, it will have to be Chesterfield’s Gastro Diner. We used to come here all the time I few years ago when it was still unknown and it was quite easy to get a table even on the weekend. It has since become so popular… Continue reading Chesterfield’s Gastro Diner: My Favourite Brunch in Ottawa

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!

Brunch, Coffee shops, Quickie Nom Nom

Quickie Nom Nom: Cafe Nero – a lovely halal coffee shop in Ottawa South

Featured Image: Tuna melt @ Cafe Nero We came across this lovely coffee shop one day while running some errands. It's a cozy, local coffee shop located in a small commercial plaza at Bank and Alta Vista. The sign is not too flashy but we always like to explore new coffee shops so we walked… Continue reading Quickie Nom Nom: Cafe Nero – a lovely halal coffee shop in Ottawa South

Brunch

Art-Is-In Bakery: The best sandwiches in town and MORE

Featured Image: Chicken Caesar Sandwich with House Salad @ Art-Is-In Bakery This one of a kind gastro-bakery should not be missed when you’re visiting Ottawa. Location/Ambience It started as a simple bakery in a pretty hidden strip of warehouses in Centertown West and has since exploded to become one of the most popular brunch/lunch spots.… Continue reading Art-Is-In Bakery: The best sandwiches in town and MORE

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Quickie Nom Nom: Kettleman’s – the best Montreal-style bagels in Ottawa

As mentioned in one of my Montreal posts on my travel blog: if you are looking for Montreal-style bagels in Ottawa, Kettleman’s is definitely the place to check out. It is actually quite comparable to the bagels I've had in Montreal. In addition to their newly renovated Glebe location, they now have a location at… Continue reading Quickie Nom Nom: Kettleman’s – the best Montreal-style bagels in Ottawa

Brunch, Quickie Nom Nom

Quickie Nom Nom: RAW Pulp + Grind

This is the first of a new category of posts where I will only give a quick food review. Perfect for those TL;DR readers! RAW Pulp and Grind is a new player to the clean juices and super bowls movement with 2 locations in Ottawa: Preston Street/Little Italy and Richmond Street/Westboro. We were feeling like… Continue reading Quickie Nom Nom: RAW Pulp + Grind

Brunch

Pre-Hike Fuel

We decided to hike up Manitou Mountain the other day but before we did that, we needed to fuel up on some carbs and protein! From a food truck, FlapJack’s Pancake Shack recently opened up a sit-down restaurant on Preston St. They continue to have a food truck in the Glebe and on Holland for… Continue reading Pre-Hike Fuel

Brunch

End of My Scone Witch Hiatus

Speaking of places I always bring visiting friends, a friend was visiting over the weekend and I decided to bring him to The Scone Witch for brunch. To be honest, there was a period of time when I over indulged in Scone Witches and I needed a hiatus for a bit; but I figured, it’s… Continue reading End of My Scone Witch Hiatus