vietnamese restaurants

Review: Grain of Rice

Linda Hoang - February 26, 2017
Grain of Rice Chinese Vietnamese Restaurant Edmonton

I live out in the ‘burbs so typically restaurants in the immediate area are either few and far between, or primarily chains. So, whenever a small, family-run shop opens up nearby, I get really excited! That’s how I felt about the new-ish Grain of Rice, located at 1312 Webber Greens Drive. You’re probably like, where the heck is that? (lol) It’s basically on the very …

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Review: Pho Boy Vietnamese Kitchen (Whyte Avenue)

Linda Hoang - February 14, 2017
Pho Boy Vietnamese Kitchen Edmonton 7

I’m addicted to pho. Because my parents have owned a Vietnamese pho restaurant since I was a kid, I grew up eating it multiple times a week. Of course, there’s always going to be that “my mom makes it best” bias, but in my case – 9/10, my mom at King Noodle House Pho Hoang does make it best. I usually can’t go a week without …

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Top 10: Edmonton Chinatown Restaurants

Linda Hoang - August 8, 2015

I recently had the pleasure of contributing a restaurant Top 10 list to YellowPages Canada. The company has been around for more than 100 years (do you remember the YellowPages business directory books arriving on your doorstep?) and in recent years has undergone a rebrand. YellowPages Canada now has a new project called “YP Playlists” – a collection of lists on a variety of topics, …

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King Noodle House’s pho is #5 best thing to eat or drink in Edmonton!

Linda Hoang - March 2, 2013

Awesome news everyone! My family’s restaurant King Noodle House (10615 97 Street)’s signature dish – the Vietnamese beef noodle soup (pho) – has been voted the #5 (out of 100!) best thing to eat or drink in Edmonton by Edmontonians!!! From The Tomato: It’s done. The notes read, the obscure sought out for a taste test, the votes tabulated; you have chosen the Top 100 …

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