Q at The Empress

“Q represents Queen and country, a nod to Queen Victoria, with a modern twist on royalty. A singular letter, for a very singular space.”

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Zefferelli’s Dignified Spaghetti Joint

My boyfriend and I recently enjoyed dinner at Zefferelli’s. We’ve been on a bit of an Italian kick lately. I’m even writing this as leftover pizza reheats in the oven. Not that either of us is complaining, mind you. Italian is definitely one of our favourite cuisines. Each table receives warm bread with garlicky tomato […]

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Italian Kitchen

We recently took my boyfriend’s Mother for her birthday dinner at Italian Kitchen. I am the only one who’d eaten there before and, not that I didn’t enjoy the company or my meal (because how could I not?), but I was sooooo excited about dessert that it was a bit of a challenge to remain […]

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Le Sesame

If you ever find yourself in Saint-Cyprien at lunchtime, do as we did and stop in at Le Sesame for a delicious meal. We hadn’t planned to eat here; it was the first restaurant we came across while walking through the town. The terrace was packed and there wasn’t a map or guidebook to be […]

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Pizzeria 24

Who says you have to fly to Italy to enjoy good pizza?

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La Jacobine

Ooey-gooey Gruyere, melt-in-your-mouth caramelized onions, perfect and comforting homemade beef broth.. if you’re in Paris looking for a delicious bowl of cheesy onion soup, head over to La Jacobine in the covered walkway of rue Saint-André des Art.

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Modern Handi

To celebrate our 7 year anniversary together, my boyfriend and I decided to dine in at Modern Handi, a relatively new – and well received – Indian restaurant in our West End neighbourhood.

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Cook’n Saj

I’ve noticed that burgers have become more popular in France over the past several years, as evidenced by Cook’n Saj where we went for dinner one night in Paris and were the only non-French speakers.

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Così, Take 2

After an early wake up and a morning packed full of travel, we’re pretty wiped since arriving back into Paris. Our remaining time here is limited, yet I can’t pretend to be upset about our decision to not get dolled up for a night on the town.

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Kouign-amann

It’s a good thing that I finally tried my first Kouign-amann so late in our trip. Because had I tried them on, say, day 1 it would have been game over.

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