Birthday Dinner (aka Restaurant Hot-spot(light): Su Shian Yuang)

My “Montreal mommy” took me out for dinner for my birthday!  We went to Su Shian Yuang, which is a small restaurant on rue Rachel and rue St. Denis in the Plateau (Montreal).  The service is great and the owners are very friendly.  I just wish that more people knew about this place — a…

Restaurant Hot-Spot(light): Yuan Végétarien

Yesterday afternoon a friend and I went to Yuan Restaurant Végétarien (vegetarian restaurant) for dinner.  It’s a vegetarian restaurant that specializes in Thai and Vietnamese food — and let me tell you: the food is good. If you go, you must try their “pizza sushi.”  You can also ask to have your sushi made with…

Restaurant Hot-Spot(light): Aux Vivres

One of my favorite vegan restaurant hot-spots is Aux Vivres.  In my humble opinion, it doesn’t compare to Fresh, but the food’s pretty good, pretty reasonable and the atmosphere is pretty nice.  The staff is also pretty friendly.  They have recently done some renovations and they have a newly re-vamped take-out counter as well as…