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Voyages: The Salt & Pepper Fox

Voyages: The Salt & Pepper Fox

Fall on Vancouver Island is notorious for an endless blanket of grey skies and rain, and as I head downtown to meet-up with my team, this day proves itself to be just that — typical. Fortunately, we’ve got a meeting with someone completely atypical on the […]

Made With Love: Morgan LeCreux’s Novara Nuovo Cocktail

Made With Love: Morgan LeCreux’s Novara Nuovo Cocktail

Today we’re headed to local cocktail bar & eatery 2 Doors Down Bar + Bites to have one of this year’s Made With Love competitors make us an exclusive, pre-competition cocktail. As we arrive, bartender Morgan LeCreux has the bar to herself – her energy fills […]

Voyages: Lock & Key Supper Club – Common Roots Pop-Up Brunch

Voyages: Lock & Key Supper Club – Common Roots Pop-Up Brunch

When I first heard that there was a ‘Secret Supper Club’ coming to Halifax, I could not help but be reminded of the allure and secrecy that came with 1920’s speakeasies. Undisclosed locations, delicious cocktails, and mysterious hosts – what more could you dream of? […]

Voyages: Patrons 902

Voyages: Patrons 902

We’re all guilty of it – when we find an area of the city we enjoy eating in, we tend to stick with what we know. That’s why here at The Starving Sailor, we are always looking to showcase the incredible culinary talent that continues […]

Voyages: Stockpot Café

Voyages: Stockpot Café

Driving down a busy street in Burnside filled with dull-toned buildings and fast food joints, Google Maps tells me to make a right and I’ll be at my destination – The Stockpot Cafe. Vibrant orange surrounds the entrance to the building, reminding me of a […]

Voyages: Benny’s Burgers

Voyages: Benny’s Burgers

If you’ve walked around Downtown Halifax lately, you’ve probably noticed that there are some new faces in the street food scene. Small but mighty, Benny’s Burgers is making waves around the city for their vegan burgers and classic hot dog stand vibes. When Ben O’Toole […]

Voyages: Unchained Kitchen x Chain-Yard Urban Cidery

Voyages: Unchained Kitchen x Chain-Yard Urban Cidery

It is no secret that the North End is quickly becoming the culinary hot spot of Halifax, as more and more restaurants and bars choose to open their doors in the city’s fastest growing district. Among the new additions to the neighbourhood is Unchained Kitchen, […]

Voyages: Rinaldo’s Italian-American Specialties

Voyages: Rinaldo’s Italian-American Specialties

When you think about New York City, what comes to mind? Is it the hustle and bustle of the city that never sleeps? The endless pavement and infinite skyline? The streets crowded with yellow taxis and wide-eyed tourists? It could be all of these, but […]

Voyages: The Kitchen Table

Voyages: The Kitchen Table

Have you ever eaten moss? I have, the first time I ate at The Kitchen Table. It was reindeer moss: light green and porous, like a loofah, with ramp powder, and fresh cream cheese. Chef Joe MacLellan told diners to eat it with their hands […]

Voyages: Rhubarb Restaurant’s New Menu

Voyages: Rhubarb Restaurant’s New Menu

When Jim and Diane Buckle opened Rhubarb, they had one idea in mind: bringing simple, wholesome, and delicious food to Peggy’s Cove. Located just a stone’s throw from one of Nova Scotia’s most popular tourist destinations, Rhubarb Restaurant is serving up a fresh, seasonal menu […]