Family Dining

Papa George’s

Posted by on February 17, 2012 at 8:30 am

Super Burger with Greek Salad | Net carbs: ~12g Order: Super burger, no bun, with side greek salad Once again, we revisit the ‘bunless buger’. I found it quite difficult to pull anything else together at Papa George’s that would satisfy my hunger and keep me on track for carbs. I suppose that’s not surprising… […]

Vanxai’s Lao Thai Restaurant

Posted by on January 28, 2012 at 10:12 pm

#34 Red Curry | Net carbs: ~10g Order: #34 Red Curry no rice For starters, this place gets bonus points for being open something close to regular business hours.  I don’t know what it is with Thai restaurants in this city and stupid hours, but I can’t count how many times I’ve wanted to go […]

Tony Roma’s

Posted by on January 28, 2012 at 9:15 pm

Original Back Ribs | Net carbs: ~14g Order: Original Back Ribs (Half, Regular, or Full) Hot with Coleslaw & Broccoli, Caesar Salad no croutons to start Make sure you specify hot (don’t worry, they’re not really hot!).  If not, they’ll come with BBQ sauce that’s loaded with sugar.  As it is, the hot sauce that […]

Steve’s Bistro

Posted by on January 19, 2012 at 11:00 am

Mediterranean Burger with Spinach Salad | Net carbs: ~10g Order: Mediterranean burger no bun with side spinach salad I remember Steve’s Bistro back when it was Steve’s Place – a little neighbourhood burger joint. Indeed, in junior high my friends and I would hustle ourselves over there for a quick burger on our lunch break. […]

Carbone Coal Fired Pizza

Posted by on December 29, 2011 at 1:00 pm

Strictly Roasted Chicken Wings (1lb or 2lbs) | Net Carbs: ~3g/~6g Order: Strictly roasted chicken wings Once again, there aren’t really a whole lot of low carb options at a pizza place. Their main highlights are pizzas and oven-roasted panini.   But if you find yourself heading there to meet up with friends and don’t […]