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Montreal's Giant Square Roman Pizza Revolution (VIDEO)

It's BIG.

On this episode of Good Bites Takeout, host Alex Melki discovers a different shape of Montreal’s pizza presence. For over a decade, Chef Giuseppe Sacchetti has been tweaking his roman style. When the world shut down, he opened up a shop, using only fresh and locally sourced ingredients in his famously square Roman-style pizzas.

THE ORDER:
Norcina | $19 whole pizza
Zucchini |$17 whole pizza
Fior di Latte | $11 whole pizza 

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Canada's Top Restaurant Was Just Revealed & Even The Prime Minister Has Eaten There Before

It topped a list of the 100 best eateries!

If you're wondering what the best restaurants in Canada are, they've now been revealed and the one that got the top honour has even been visited by the prime minister.

Yelp has released Canada's Top 100 Places to Eat in 2021 list, which was made with the help of suggestions from the community.

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Montreal’s Newest Fried Chicken Joint Is Vintage And Red Hot (VIDEO)

It's like a time machine, only with fried chicken.

On this episode of Good Bites Takeout, host Alex Melki is in the Montreal borough of Verdun - which, coincidentally, has recently been ranked as one of the coolest neighborhoods in the world - to try out the city’s latest fried chicken spot: Jack Le Coq.  

Owners Sam Salah and Jaques Gaspo are serving up their own secret recipe (seriously they wouldn't even give us a hint) using chicken locally sourced from Quebec.

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This Is The Hottest Taco Trend Of The Year And You Can Find It In Canada (VIDEO)

Birria tacos are all about the drip.

On this episode of Good Bites Takeout, host Alex Melki is in Cote-des-Neiges, Montreal on the hunt for maybe THE most popular food trend of the past year - Birria Tacos. 

Hawaiian/Filipino restaurant Le Petit Vibe is the spot, remixing the mexican dish with a Phillipino twist and serving up a Spicy Chicken Sandwich that’s getting tons of attention from locals. 

Birria tacos kicked off in Mexico, made its way up to LA, took America by storm and now it’s taking over Canada.

Whether it’s cheese pulls on Instagram or ASMR clips on tik tok, people are straight up obsessed. 

The Order:
Birria Tacos | $14
Spicy Chicken Sandwich |$8.50

For more information, check out Le Petit Vibe on Instagram.


Dunkaroos And Oreo Cinnamon Buns Are As Awesome As They Sound (VIDEO)

Dem buns, dough!

On this episode of Good Bites Takeout, host Alex Melki orders in from a new spot in Montreal that specializes in making the most amazing variety of cinnamon buns in the city.

Co-owners and longtime friends Angela Houzouris and Melina Mammas couldn't find the cinnamon buns they craved, so they decided to reinvent them instead. 

From Oreo to Dunkaroos and Red velvet to Carrot Cake, Bun Appétit has 6 unique bun creations to try each sweeter than the last.

The Order:
Box of 6 | $25
Box of 12 | $45

For more information check out Bun Appétit on Instagram.


Poutine Week’s ‘Controversial’ Entry Is Pretty Sweet (VIDEO)

Bending the rules of what a poutine can be.

It’s that special time of year again where you get to indulge in some of the most gratuitous food you can get your hands on - poutine!

On a special Poutine Week episode of Good Bites Takeout, host Alex Melki orders poutine for both dinner and dessert in Montreal. A mountain of cheese in Dirty Dogs gets down and dirty with a mountain of fried chicken, mac & cheese, and tasty poutine.

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