Out With Erin

Exploring the Beauty of YYC and Beyond

If you’re looking for a good Taco Tuesday happy hour, Native Tongues is a place to check out. Their tacos are $2.50 all day! For cheap drink options, be sure to visit between 3-6pm where you can find margaritas for $5, AGD for $4, and feature wine for $8. This is a deal you don’t …

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In a bright yellow house just off of 4th Street sits Yann’s, a pastry shop that will change the way you view desserts and breads. Each piece created is truly art. The cakes are stunning and delicious! Yann himself is part of the Relais Desserts Association. Having this title truly is impressive! As pulled directly …

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Sometimes on a Saturday morning you just need to add a little sweetness to your day. If that’s what you’re after, it a must to check out Notable’s cinnamon bun. This treat is cooked perfectly. It’s a little crispy on the outside, soft on the inside, coated in a gooey cinnamon drizzle, and topped with …

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Sidewalk Citizen recently opened their downtown restaurant on 13 Avenue SW. We stopped by recently for breakfast and were so impressed by the gorgeous interior and the unique menu. One dish that I would like to particularly highlight was the fish plate. Perhaps not considered your “typical” breakfast here, this dish was delicious in many …

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If you’re looking for some tasty sliders, Nights & Weekends is a place you have to check out. They have three different sliders available: chicken thigh, maitake mushroom, and char siu. We only tried the char siu and it was absolutely delicious! Charred perfectly, juicy, served with micro greens and a flavourful sauce, all on …

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Looking for a quick bite to eat, I stopped at Po-Ke, located on 9th Avenue and Centre Street north. They’re Calgary’s first restaurant who specialize in poké bowls and sushi burritos. It’s a small place where you can either dine in or grab and go. You can also build your own build or order one …

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After wanting to go for months, we finally had the chance to check out Nights & Weekends, and it was a meal I’ll never forget! This restaurant does a pop up every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday in Shiki Menya in Bridgeland. They have a small menu, but enough items that make it difficult to decide. …

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There’s something that I love about a breakfast hash. It like taking a traditional breakfast meal and mixing it all together to create a bowl of deliciousness. On the weekends, Notable offers their brunch menu, and their hash is top notch. The cubed potatoes are topped with smoked brisket, over easy eggs, cheese, salsa verde, …

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In the heart of Renfrew sits an expected treasure: POW Pizza. Inspired by the Motor City itself, this pizza joint is cooking up truly authentic, Detroit style pizza: Done on a focaccia dough, toppings perfectly distributed to the edges, baked in steel pan, and cut into squares. For being a small place, they have enough …

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