p

passthatversace's Profile

Title Last Reply

What are the Most Happening Places to Hang Out in NYC

What is the dress code like at Bodega? Is it Beauty & Essex-esque, or a bit more toned down? Thanks!

Mar 02, 2014
passthatversace in Manhattan

May West, Swiss Rolls, and Jos Louis?

Does anyone know if the Christie outlet is still open to the public? Thanks!

*EDITED to say never mind! Found a phone # :) They are still open!

Chinatown Fruit Report-2012

Thank you for the update! :)

Apr 24, 2012
passthatversace in Manhattan

Chinatown Fruit Report-2012

Have anyone seen pomelos in Chinatown? I stocked up the last time I was there (in early March), but my stash is low and I think pomelos may be out of season now

Apr 19, 2012
passthatversace in Manhattan

What's the best place for breakfast in Montreal

Ahh yes - I was actually brunching at Cafe Souvenir (forgot to add that to my list) this weekend and was intrigued by its neighbor, Les Enfants Terribles :) Will try that one as well - thank you for the reminder!

-----
Cafe Souvenir
1261 Av Bernard, Outremont, QC H2V1V8, CA

What's the best place for breakfast in Montreal

I have not tried Universel, but did a quick Google search and it looks promising :) Thanks!

-----
Universel Restaurant Cafe
3630 Rue Saint-Denis, Montreal, QC H2X3L7, CA

What's the best place for breakfast in Montreal

I'm looking for a good North American breakfast, and by 'good' I am guaging it against L'Avenue (I know a lot of Chowhounders may disagree...). The only reason why I don't go to L'Avenue as much as I'd like to is because of the line-ups.

As for the other restos, the food itself just wasn't that tasty IMO.

What's the best place for breakfast in Montreal

Reviving this thread, just to see if there have been any notable eats as of late. I've been to Bagels Etc., Byblos, and Griffintown Cafe so far - and nothing quite satisfies my brunch cravings the way that L'Avenue does in terms of the 'traditional' North American breakfast (eggs, sausage, french toast/crepes, home fries).

City Bakery style chocolate chip cookies

If I were to follow the JT recipe, do you know how long I would have to bake for if I wanted to make smaller cookies? Thanks in advance :)

Apr 27, 2011
passthatversace in Home Cooking

Best place to find Asian groceries on the south shore?

Definitely Kim Phat in Brossard.

http://www.kimphat.com/outlets.html

Chez Ping dim sum in LaSalle

My mom told me that the prices were more expensive than Chinatown, but the quality is comparable. I guess it's the price we pay for convenience and free parking

In search of HONEY CRISP APPLES in downtown Montreal (including Atwater Market)

haha, i'm glad to have introduced two fellow CH'ers to the wonders and glories of the honey crisp apple :)

In search of HONEY CRISP APPLES in downtown Montreal (including Atwater Market)

thanks for the update, everyone!! :)

In search of HONEY CRISP APPLES in downtown Montreal (including Atwater Market)

thanks for the heads up everyone!

In search of HONEY CRISP APPLES in downtown Montreal (including Atwater Market)

Has anyone spotted any good honeycrisp apples in downtown Montreal, or are they not in season yet? My weekly perusal of PA's grocery aisles today was not fruitful. Thank you!

Which Loblaws in MTL carries cakes from Les Delices Lafrenaie??

I am unable to make it to the actual Lafrenaie storefront, and thus must settle for Loblaws. I am looking for the Oreo and Coffee Crisp cake in particular. Thank you!

Has anyone tried Crazy For Cupcakes (www.montrealcupcakes.com)?

UPDATE: Thank you to everyone for their recommendations. I have decided to go with I Heart Cupcakes. I will report back with my findings! :)

Has anyone tried Crazy For Cupcakes (www.montrealcupcakes.com)?

Just checked out the Itsy Bitsy website, and they are unfortunately closed for the construction holiday as well. I will check out the other tw sources above before succumbing to Chocola ;)

Has anyone tried Crazy For Cupcakes (www.montrealcupcakes.com)?

Perfect, thanks! Looks like this will be the one!

Has anyone tried Crazy For Cupcakes (www.montrealcupcakes.com)?

Thank you!!! Do you know if they deliver? I tried calling them but they're closed until Tues

Has anyone tried Crazy For Cupcakes (www.montrealcupcakes.com)?

Ahhh it looks like they are closed for the construction holiday as well!! Anyone have any other recommendations for cupcakes, especially ones who deliver?

Has anyone tried Crazy For Cupcakes (www.montrealcupcakes.com)?

I need 2 dozen cupcakes this week and was going to take the Cocoa Locale route, until I realized that it's closed for the construction holiday. Plan B was Clever Cupcakes - but they are fully booked and cannot fill my order. I was referred to Crazy About Cupcakes (www.montrealcupcakes.com), but cannot seem to find any reviews. Does anyone care to chip in with their 2 cents? As long as it's comparable to either CL or Clever Cupcakes, I'll be a happy camper. Also, what is the best way to store cupcakes to maintain freshness? Airtight container in a fridge? Thank you in advance

Fresh Lychee fruit in Montreal?

thanks, do you recall the price?

Fresh Lychee fruit in Montreal?

excellent news - thank you! i will check out the kim phat in brossard

Best place to catch the game tomorrow? Good crowd, good food, decent prices!

Sad :( I loved their sandwiches!

Best place to catch the game tomorrow? Good crowd, good food, decent prices!

Thanks everyone! I went to Benelux and thoroughly enjoyed it :)

Fresh Lychee fruit in Montreal?

Please do keep us updated! I am a lychee fanatic!

Restaurant Closings - 2010

Does anyone know if Le Pistol on the main is still open??

Best place to catch the game tomorrow? Good crowd, good food, decent prices!

Does anyone know of Le Pistol takes reservations on game nights - or if it's still open? Word on the street is that it closed down???

Best place to catch the game tomorrow? Good crowd, good food, decent prices!

Thanks!!