Category Archives: Calgary

The Sweetness


The blog is called The Carnivore, and the goal is to find the best burger. But like most others, I love a little dessert too. Especially when the dessert is freaking awesome. It’s hard to critique a fresh doughnut. They’re … Continue reading

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The Drive-In


The Inglewood Drive-In is a time warp. Tucked away off the main strip in Inglewood, the Inglewood Drive-In looks like the neighborhood was built around it. Complete with booth seating, and a small counter the place is a throwback to … Continue reading

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The Heritage Burger


The Deane House, completed August 21, 1929 is one of Calgary’s beautiful heritage buildings. Originally located across the river from it’s current location, the building now functions as a restaurant and dinner theater. Finding a random post about their burger … Continue reading

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The Submarine


Banh Mi. The Vietnamese Sandwich. A baguette topped with spicy chicken satays, carrots, cucumber, sweet onions, green chillis, cilantro and cheese. This, is Calgary’s favorite sub. It’s a little incredible, in a province know for it’s beef, you would expect … Continue reading

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The Billionaire Special


The Laurier Lounge is famous throughout Calgary. As the story goes, when Warren Buffet made a trip to Calgary, he ate here. The reservation, booked a month in advance was booked to satisfy the billionaire’s needs. He expects, a quiet … Continue reading

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The Misconception


It took me two trips into Lounge Burger to order my first burger. I now regret the first trip. The first time I walked in, it was quiet. I looked around and was unimpressed. The trendy interior design and over-dressed … Continue reading

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The Could-Have-Been


When you order a burger topped with asiago, pancetta, tomato, red onion and burger sauce (mayo & ketchup) expectations are naturally high. When you order that same burger from THE gourmet food store in town, they might as well be … Continue reading

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