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Review: SFC Seoul Fried Chicken

Linda Hoang - March 24, 2017
SFC Seoul Fried Chicken Edmonton Old Strathcona

Okay, I’m toooootally late to the party but this month I finally tried SFC Seoul Fried Chicken!  Seoul Fried Chicken is located at 7904 104 Street (Calgary Trail), just off Whyte Avenue in Old Strathcona. It’s this tiny little spot, with limited seating, at the corner of a strip mall, that serves up the best Korean Fried Chicken in the city.  I went with my friend …

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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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Review: Dorinku Tokyo Street Food

Linda Hoang - August 18, 2016
Dorinku Tokyo Street Food Edmonton Old Strathcona

Japanese food is truly one of my favourites. That’s why I was super excited to visit Edmonton’s newest Japanese izakaya – Dorinku – which opened on Whyte Avenue at the corner of 102 Street in July. An izakaya is like a casual Japanese gastropub that typically focuses on drinks and small plates (Fun fact: ‘dorinku’ means drink in Japanese!) In Japan, izakayas are often popular after-work spots. They …

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Clicks of the Day: June 22, 23, 24 2012 Weekend Edition!

Linda Hoang - June 24, 2012

Welcome to the three-day roundup … Weekend Edition (June 22, 23, 24) of Clicks of the Day! Clicks of the Day is a daily round up of news posted Sunday through Thursday with quantity and quality of content differing depending on how busy Linda’s day is. Edmonton/Alberta/Canada Missing dogs in Thorhild County raises concerns “A couple from Thorhild County is warning pet owners to keep …

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Feature Story: Edmonton’s Cash Mob puts money and focus back into local business

Linda Hoang - April 27, 2012

Edmonton’s Cash Mob puts money and focus back into local business Edmontonians take part in Cash Mob Edmonton. Cash Mobs are organized spending sprees that’s just the latest in the live local movement that encourages consumers to put their money into local business. WATCH THE VIDEO, CLICK BELOW: httpvh://youtu.be/7aQ6GUiRefE Notes: I still don’t have proper audio equipment so I apologize for the bad audio. Although …

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