Review: Brunch or lunch: Always ready at Ben & Florentine

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We were welcomed into Ben & Florentine by franchisee Karl Forget, whose pride in his restaurant, clientèle and staff was evident from “Welcome”.

My latest review on Quebec’s booming brunch spot, Ben & Florentine, is now posted on MtlRestoRap.

Read it all here:


A unique lunch spot for my first review at

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JJs Salades Etc, owned by John Cusmariu, Jon Saxe and Matt Kovitz

MtlRestoRap is a new restaurant review site created by Mike Cohen and Tony Medeiros. They invited me to join them as a reviewer.

So I joined Mike last week at a terrific new restaurant on Côte des Neiges Road. JJs Salades Etc, owned by John CusmariuJon Saxe and Matt Kovitz, is a unique lunch spot. See my review at

Thank you Mike and Tony for inviting me in.

Bon appetite.