Tag Archives: Poutine

Federal Delicatessen – Take 3

I have been longing for some poutine since my last memories were back in Montreal two years ago.   I decided to make the effort to get myself into Auckland CBD to Federal Delicatessen where I knew they did a … Continue reading

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Federal Delicatessen Revisited

Federal Delicatessen is my go to place if I want to get a decent poutine in New Zealand.  There definitely is no place in Wellington that you can get this dish (well not that I know of.  But if you … Continue reading

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Chez Ashton

Chez Ashton is a popular fast food restaurant in Quebec, Canada famous for its poutine, offering a small number of variations as well as burgers and subs.

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Aux Anciens Canadiens

Quebec City’s Aux Anciens Canadiens Restaurant set in an old stone building dating back to 1677, serving authentic Quebecois cuisine for over 40 years.   The restaurant is named after a book  Les Anciens Canadiens by Philippe-Aubert de Gaspé, who … Continue reading

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La Banquise

We were seeking somewhere decent to eat the Canadian national dish the Poutine in Montreal and asked the concierge where the best place to go to. He told us to head to La Banquise. There was a bit of a … Continue reading

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Au Pied De Cuchon

Au Pied De Cuchon which translate to Pigs Foot seems to specialise in foie gras – one of my favourites due to its umami qualities as there were a lot of dishes on the menu which included foie gras

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Alto

We arrived into Montreal later than we had anticipated due to delays with our flights.  It was getting pretty late in the evening and I was after something to eat that was quick, simple and close to our hotel, we … Continue reading

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Al’s Deli

One of the last few times we were in Auckland, we walked past Ali’s deli which  is located on Upper Queens Street.  As usual if we walked past an interesting eatery, we tend to stop to look at the menu. … Continue reading

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Federal Delicatessen

Al brown, the former co-owner of the fine dining restaurant Logan Brown in Wellington has decided to part ways with Wellington and move up to Auckland to spend more time with family and to open up a number of very … Continue reading

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