Bocata – Brunch

Brunch menus are pretty standard these days, with eggs benedict, omelets, and French toast being the norm.  But if you’re… Continue reading »

Miso Glazed Salmon with Chinese Broccoli

Eating healthy doesn’t have to be boring or taste bland.  Our Miso Glazed Salmon with Chinese Broccoli is full of… Continue reading »


Some restaurants receive a lot of attention and accolades, sometimes they’re worth the hype and other times you leave feeling… Continue reading »

Le Taj

What’s the first thing you think of when you hear the word buffet?  Overindulgence?  Heat lamps?  Salt overdose? Not the… Continue reading »


There are some Montreal restaurants that have been around for a while and have become iconic classics.  Ferreira is one… Continue reading »

Canadian Turkey Stuffing

Everyone has their favourite turkey stuffing recipe – this one isn’t ethnic at all, it’s very Anglo-Canadian, but we love… Continue reading »

Verses II

We hadn’t been to Verses in years, it’s located in the Nelligan Hotel, in Old Montreal. It’s a traditional French… Continue reading »

2016 Interviews

With 2017 well on its way we wanted to highlight some fabulous interviews that we did in 2016! Cilantro Cooks… Continue reading »

Happening Gourmand 2017

One thing that we all have in common once the holidays are behind us is that our wallets are a… Continue reading »

Dolcetto & Co. II

Dolcetto was not one of our favourite restaurants, however, once Chef Adam Zaitouni took over the kitchen, our opinion changed…. Continue reading »

Pork and Mushroom Ramen

Sometimes we get tired of always cooking Greek, French and Italian – the trifecta of European cuisine! We’ve even dabbled… Continue reading »

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

When we started adding recipes to our blog we told ourselves that we were going to create simple recipes that… Continue reading »

Coconut Curry Shrimp

This recipe has both a Thai and Indian element with the mix of red curry paste and coconut milk. We… Continue reading »

Steak & Mushroom Quesadilla

Who doesn’t like Mexican food? Our Steak & Mushroom Quesadilla always makes for a fun dinner because it’s packed full… Continue reading »

L’Autre Bar

Laurier street is one of those sexy Montreal streets that will make you fall in love with our city all… Continue reading »

Foiegwa – Brunch

There was so much hype surrounding the opening of Foiegwa, that we feared that it would never live up to… Continue reading »


Diva #1 grew up running in and out of restaurants, her father always owned restaurants and she always had an… Continue reading »

24 Hours of Food with Michael Bonacini at Le Fantôme

MasterChef Canada judge Michael Bonacini was back in Montreal for the filming of 24 Hours of Food with Michael Bonacini… Continue reading »

Kampai Garden

If you’re a foodie in Montreal there are certain local chefs that have helped give this city its superb culinary… Continue reading »

Xavier Artisan

It’s always nice to have options where you can grab a quick bite to eat and Xavier artisan is just… Continue reading »