White Spot (Market Crossing) – Mexicalli Fish Tacos

It’s probably a bit confusing for people who live in eastern Canada to understand why White Spot is so popular over here. Honestly, I don’t know why… the food is pretty tasty. I also appreciate that they try to keep the menu fresh by adding some new items from time to time.

White Spot is a bit more family-friendly when compared to other similar chain restaurants. In truth, if you’re looking for a little eye candy while you dine, you might have better luck at Cactus Club or Earls.

But if you’re only here for the food… that shouldn’t be too much of a problem. On this visit, we tried the Crunchy Asian Noodle Salad which included a healthy serving of chargrilled chicken, edamame, radish, cucumber, red pepper, oranges, romaine, fresh mint, cilantro and crispy noodles tossed in a sesame ginger dressing with hoisin sesame drizzle. The salad was quite fresh.

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I opted for the Mexicalli Fish Tacos. You get two tacos made from soft flour tortillas filled with crispy tempura-battered and Cajun-spiced cod, coleslaw, pickled onions and chipotle mayo topped with fresh cilantro and house-made strawberry pico de gallo with cilantro sour cream on the side.

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The tacos were quite good as the cod tempura was nice and crispy so you get that nice crunchy texture with each bite. Yam fries and pirate juice made for a great meal.

7519 Market Crossing
Burnaby, BC

www.whitespot.ca

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Posted on March 13, 2016, in Casual - burgers and stuff, Restaurant Review and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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