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Review: Grounds for Appeal

by gigi on June 3, 2011

I had heard about there being a great hole-in-the-wall place downtown for reasonably priced and delicious butter chicken. For whatever reason, I never had a chance to check this place out even though I’ve been working downtown in some capacity for the past few years. One day, both Jenkins and I found ourselves without lunch […]


Review: Atithi Indian Cuisine

by gigi on June 30, 2010

Way back in April, I went for dinner during Dine Out with my and Nav’s families. It was a couple of months before Nav and Grick’s wedding at that time so there were a few wedding day logistics we had to discuss. My mom suggested going to Atithi Indian Cuisine on Burrard. She had gone […]


Review: House of Dosas

by gigi on February 21, 2010

I drive past the House of Dosas at the corner of Kingsway and Boundary a lot on my way to work and it always looked pretty busy inside, regardless of the time of day. After hearing from Chris that the dosas were pretty tasty, Keith and I found some time to drive over to the […]


Review: Saffron Indian Cuisine

by gigi on January 9, 2008

Gene, Christina, Mabel, and I went to Saffron restaurant to celebrate our last day of work together before some of us started our Christmas holidays. Saffron is an Indian restaurant located on Kingsway near Metrotown. For lunch, they offer a small but tasty buffet for $10.95. I had only ordered take-out from here so I […]


Review: Chili Pepper House

by gigi on July 23, 2007

A bunch of us went to the Chili Pepper House at 3003 Kingsway in Vancouver for Gene’s birthday. This is one of a few Chinese-Indian restaurants in the area…another notable one is the Green Lettuce just down the street on Kingsway. The owners of this restaurant are Chinese and grew up in India, which means […]