I met up with Polly and Whitney in Gastown for a get together. It was a rainy day again just like the past couple of our get together.
Since, it was raining, we did not go far from where Whitney works. We had dinner at Water St. Cafe.
We started off with an appetizer of Calamari Fritti as recommended by Whitney. These were light and crispy and served with garlic aioli and preserved orange.
Complementary warm bread with good crust.
Since we like to share our dishes, Whitney also recommended the Rigatoni with Italian Sausage. The Italian Sausage has some spiciness in it. This is served with some shaved fennel and grated Parmesan and freshly ground black pepper. (more…)