The Berlin

The younger generation may not know that the City of Kitchener used to be the City of Berlin. Godmother S, healthy in her nineties, explained that the name changed during the first World War due to the anti-German movement. The Berlin, which opened at the end of 2015, was a highly anticipated addition to Downtown Kitchener. Its chef …

Vincenzo’s

*Old post from Loudlunch ————————————————————— Vincenzo’s moved from Belmont Village in Kitchener to the Bauer market place in Waterloo in 2010. It was great news for me as I did not have a car back then, and moving closer to Uptown Waterloo makes Vincenzo's so much more accessible. It is a locally owned Italian grocery …

The Princess Cafe

Princess Cafe is not a stereotypical girly, pinkish, princessy hangout. The name derived simply based on its connection with the Princess Cinemas, a local theater with two branches across the street from each other - Original Princess and Princess Twin. The Princess Twin is connected to the cafe on King Street, while the Original Princess …