Restaurant Hot-Spot(light): Wild Oat Cafe

In February I went to Ottawa for a conference.  Before I left for Montreal, my Ottawa tour guide and good friend took me to the Wild Oat Cafe for Sunday morning brunch and it was absolutely lovely.  I had toast, tofu, hash browns and an oatmeal chocolate chip cookie (with a chocolate chunk cookie to…

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…