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Croque Monsieur

Catch 122 offers Parisian-style food and coffee in Gastown

Aching for French-style coffee and food in the heart of downtown? Look no further than Catch 122.

Sweet Start for the New Year at San Fran’s Tartine

Let me be clear: this is not the Tartine in Vancouver. Yes, the first week of the New Decade finds me exploring the culinary delights of our neighbouring city south of the border.