DD Mau – Different Banh Mi

Vietnamese sandwiches have always been one of my favorites. Back in the day when I was a student I would buy 20 or so sandwiches from a deli in Chinatown and live off that for a while. For the traditional banh mi there are lots of Vietnamese delis on Kingsway and Chinatown you can go […]

Soho Tea Room

With most Taiwanese/Bubble tea cafes, the quality of the food is mostly hit or miss. To me at least, every place seems the same. The menus are the same, how the food is prepared is usually the same and even the service is similar. Does Soho Tea Room stick out for us? Well.. sort of.

Kekou Gelato – Asian Gelato in Toronto

Asian gelato?  Here in Vancouver, Asian cusine and gelato cafes are a dime a dozen but we definitely don’t have a place that markets Asian gelato.  Kekou Gelato, a very quaint dessert parlor in the Toronto downtown core, certainly raises some eyebrows.   With family in tow, this was definitely worth a try.

Banh Mi Boys – Viet Sandwiches in Toronto

Vancouver has as many Vietnamese restaurants as there are starbucks. However, we don’t have a chain that focuses solely on Viet subs.  I had the pleasure of trying Banh Mi Boys, a sandwich shop in Toronto that specializes in sandwiches, tacos, steamed baos and poutine with an Asian/Viet style!