From NYC to CBC: Story of an Underground Kitchen

If you’ve been following Chez Lisgar closely — which you should be doing — you know that we’ve been giving away weekly trips to NYC! Just kidding, we haven’t. But we did go to New York for two weeks, which is partly why we decided to take a break this month! Check it out! Just […]

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Ready, Set, Go: Chez Lisgar Screening Questions Are Here.

At long last the screening questions for the much awaited “Block 2” of reservations are here. In the past few months, Sarah and I have been lucky enough to get nearly 500 reservation requests for Chez Lisgar. For those of you who are terrible at math, if we do 1 dinner a week, with 52 weeks in a […]

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Chez Lisgar Block 2 Of Reservation Dates Now Open [Podcast]

Chez Lisgar New Dates Hey everyone, this is Nadya! Unlike our usual blog posts where we highlight the wonderful dinner experiences we’ve had in great detail, I’m going to keep this one relatively short. This time around I decided, why not speak directly to the fine folks who make Chez Lisgar so amazing, week after week […]

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PhDs, Dating, and Other Things I Don’t Understand

Have you ever been in a room filled with people and you somehow just knew that everyone was smarter than you? My answer to this question would be no, obviously, since I am the most intelligent person in the world. Just kidding. I went to school for media production because I’m a no-good assbutt and all […]

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Dining with Taylor Swift and Other New Experiences

A common question we get asked about Chez Lisgar is how we come up with a menu. Oftentimes, Nadya is capable of combining traditional dishes with her own personal cooking style to create something completely unique. In other cases, we turn to my folder filled with recipes. I barely ever cook for myself, but for […]

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Fullest House: An Ode to Toronto Apartments

Night two of Chez Lisgar presented its own set of unique problems. In an extremely short amount of time, we found ourselves with a bit of viral success. It didn’t take long for me to find myself standing outside of a subway station a few days ago, chatting on the phone with a reporter from the Toronto […]

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17 Images That Pretty Much Sum Up Stephen Harper’s End and Justin Trudeau’s Win

There’s no doubt that the Liberals’ recent majority win is making the world talk. In fact, headlines all over the globe are covering Canada’s 2015 election results. As the Liberal seat numbers saw a steady increase, Twitter and Facebook lit up with comments, questions, concerns and most importantly, funny memes. I took the time to scavenge […]

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