January 04, 2013

Café Cogo


 My family and I had dinner with our family friends and their little ones at Café Cogo a couple weeks ago. I had never been there before but everybody else had! It was spacious and quite nice in there. Service was fast and the food? Well, see for yourself!

Fried green beans with mini fried fish and crispy garlic. Super flavourful and savory!

Tray of condiments, including red vinegar, soy sauce, s&p, chili oil and sugar

Soup noodles and barbeque duck

Baby bok choy with enoki mushrooms

Best dish of the night, fried pork chops with a heck of a lot of crispy garlic! Favourite!!

Steamed broccoli with mixed seafood (shrimp, fish, scallops)

It looks like there's a fish in the pot, but there isn't! This was eggplant, chicken and livers I believe.

Everybody should know this dish. So good! Stir fried rice noodles with beef. Yum!

Plate of mixed BBQ meats, including pork and duck with a side of plum sauce.
The food was delicious and well priced. Everything came out fresh from the kitchen and to our tables in a good amount of time. I liked that the café was spacious and casual- it was comfortable and if I were a public sweat pant wearing kind of girl I would wear just that and a cozy hoodie. :)

If you're looking for good food in the Hwy7 and Woodbine area, check out Café Cogo! They serve HK style café food/drinks along side a mix of traditional Chinese cuisine and are open until 11PM everyday, for you late night diners out there.

2 comments:

  1. I LOVE, LOVE, LOVEEEE beef ho fun!!! You're always eating good food. I'm super jeallyyy :(

    And I usually order Pork Char Siu whenever I eat at a Hong Kong style restaurant... Ugh. So. YUMMY.

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  2. @Mary LOL, I agree! My Cantonese may not be very good, but there are two things I always know how to order. "Gone chow ow hor" and "pay dan sow yook jook"...except my tone is completely wonky and I usually have to repeat it a couple times. Fun times!

    Trying to teach Richard, because they make a vegan version of beef noodles which are just as good. :D

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