Calgary has no shortage of quick and easy spots for Asian fare, but Colonial Fusion is no typical noodle house.

Restaurant reviewer John Gilchrist tried upscale Asian cuisine at the new Colonial Fusion at 100 Seventh Ave S.W.

He says although Calgarians might need to wrap their heads around paying $17 for pho, the restaurant will challenge diners' conceptions of what Thai and Vietnamese food is.

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Restaurant reviewer John Gilchrist gave Colonial Fusion an 8.5 out of 10. (CBC)