Posts By: Terri Gower

My favourite brunch: Dim sum at Jade Fountain

Standing in line behind girls in Lululemons and guys with beards, plaid, and toques is practically a city-wide pastime most mornings for Victorians. Like most people, I don’t like lines and I don’t like mornings so I hardly ever get up early enough to stand in one. But if I’m going to get up early… Read more »

Uchida’s Eatery keeps it simple, to divine results

Sometimes you find a place so magical and lovely you don’t want to share it with anyone, but also can’t keep quiet about it. That’s how I feel about Uchida Eatery/Shokudo. I saw Uchida’s lovely looking Japanese food on Instagram a few months ago and immediately wanted to visit. The restaurant is tucked away in… Read more »

John’s Noodle Village’s dumplings are love at first sight

I can’t lie: I’m a little obsessed with dumplings. I’ve tried many different kinds, too. From the famous xiaolongbao (soup dumplings), to Japanese gyoza and Korean mandu. I only went to Korea to eat dumplings (not really), and I ate some damn good ones. So where does John’s Noodle Village come into play? Well, they… Read more »