Entries by Cilantro and Chive

cilantro + chive Community Causes

cilantro + chive Community Causes   In November of 2014 cilantro + chive will initiate our own Community Causes Campaign. Every month we will showcase a new and worthy Community Cause. $.50 from every burger sale will go towards the selected cause for the entirety of the month. We want to hear from you if your […]

Ponoka Chamber Awards 2014

As is the norm every year, this year was no different. The list of nominees are full of big names in the business world that do amazing things for the community and their customers. The contenders in each category deserve a huge pat on the back and the winners (in bold) a big ol’ high five. R.K. […]

Kind Words

We get requests to help support a variety of causes. While we try and support as many as we can, the ones that mean the most to us are the ones we support that don’t include our name. The ones that do not need corporate recognition. The ones that just need a hand up. The […]

Local “Mom & Pop”

The following is a review posted to our facebook page, tripadvisor, yelp & urbanspoon sites on Saturday, July 19th and the response that followed. I do greatly appreciate the time you took to come down from Edmonton to check us out. However, your review on our facebook page leads me to believe that you have […]

What is weird?

We get a wide range of responses to our restaurant concept. We have guests who make the commute from Edmonton, Sylvan Lake & Red Deer almost religiously. Then on the other hand we have those who dislike us. Whether, they don’t like the concept, the decor or the menu, I understand there maybe a variety […]


Cilantro and Chive opens in Ponoka! And the brand is born. With a handful of people, a whole lot of passion, and the community of Ponoka embracing them, Cilantro and Chive entered the scene to showcase fresh and delicious food, highlight local food and drink, and make their customers feel like guests in their own […]


Cilantro Catering After a number of successful catering functions for friends and family under their belt, owners Rieley and Kim Kay begin a search for a more permanent home and commercial kitchen.