Annex 75: Sparta
4024B Sainte-Catherine O. Westmount, Quebec Metro: Atwater Bus: STM 15, 24, 57, 63, 90, 104, 108, 138, 144, 150 Visit: June 28, 2012 http://www.spartarotisseriegrill.com/ During the 2011-2012 season of the GBS, Greek food has found a way into my plans when it comes to eating. While there are so many big time names in that realm of cuisine on the island of Montreal, we rarely get to add...
Annex 74: Ripples
3880 Saint-Laurent Montreal, Quebec Metro: Sherbrooke, Saint-Laurent Bus: STM 29, 55, 144 Visit: June 27, 2012 http://www.montrealicecream.com/ I like screaming and I’m sure you like to scream too. But the thing that I know everyone loves is ice cream. Just like screaming can come at any moment, so does ice cream. Much like my impromptu visit to Prato, there was nothing going to stop...
Annex 73: Prato
3891 Saint-Laurent Montreal, Quebec Metro: Sherbrooke, Saint-Laurent Bus: STM 29, 55, 144 Visit: June 27, 2012 It’s been a while since I had some pizza, save the slice or two I weaseled my way into getting from a elementary school classroom last week. So, with that being said, I was hoping to get another shot at big time pizza in a sit-down restaurant. The thing about it was I...
Burger 149: L'Auberge du Dragon Rouge
8870 Lajeunesse Montreal, Quebec Metro: Cremazie Bus: STM 19, 30, 31, 52, 53, 54, 56, 135, 146, 192, 460 Visit: June 26, 2012 http://www.oyez.ca/ For my last burger in Montreal for this season, I was looking for a unique place to bring my most valued colleagues for a taste of burgers. In Montreal, there is no more unique place than L’Auberge du Dragon Rouge. If you haven’t heard...
Burger 148: La Belle & La Boeuf Burger Bar
510 Promenades du Centropolis Laval, Quebec Bus: STL 42, 60, 61, 66, 70 Visit: June 15, 2012 http://www.labelleetlaboeuf.com/ Now that I’m coming to the end of this third year of the GBS, I thought it would be a great time to put together another Burger Night. For that purpose, I needed a place that would offer enough variety to accommodate a larger group of people. A few months back,...
GBS Review of May 2012
The month of May marked a bit of a slow down for the Great Burger Search. I can attribute that to the intensive preparation for the ultimate Burger 150 which is creeping up on me. This month saw 5 more burgers go down the hatch and 2 other very sought after restaurants get added to my own personal repertoire. [[MORE]] Like I did last month, I’m going to once again update you on my social...
Annex 72: Tong Por
12242 Laurentien Montreal, Quebec Bus: STL 55, 144, 151, 902, STM 64, 68, 69, 180, 468 Visit: May 31, 2012 When people think of Chinese food in Montreal, one’s mind starts to think of Chinatown. In recent years, places outside that small sector have popped up in various locations around the Greater Montreal region. While Tong Por might not be one of those recent places, it’s one...