food reviews 2008

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University of Lethbridge - Coulee Junction Café

CJ’s is bright, scenic and friendly. But the food? Bring your own.
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University of Alberta - CAB Café

Little could prepare the intrepid diner for the travails of this brutal "café"
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University of British Columbia - The Delly

This cheap and cheerful deli serves the culinary equivalent of the United Nations
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University of Calgary - The Den

Sampling the chocolate chunk brownie was like eating the flesh of a diabetic
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Mount Royal College - Herb ’n Market

This may be a food-court mecca, but a discerning eater can still do well
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University of Winnipeg - Riddell Hall

We cried uncle after two bites of soggy potato wedges and faded, mushy vegetables
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University of British Columbia-Okanagan - The Cafeteria

Students seem happy enough — perhaps because the next-closest grub is at the Kelowna airport
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University of Toronto-Trinity College - Strachan Hall cafeteria

A traditional, “perfectly decent” lunch with a few deft touches, like grilled vegetables and a panini press
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University of Ottawa - The Cafeteria

By the end, I’m no longer hungry but not remotely satisfied. An educational experience? Perhaps.