Monthly Archives: October 2011

Sushi Elephant: New Sushi Restaurant on North Road

I always visit the North Road area, so when I saw this huge blue sushi restaurant and I thought I should check it out. Their interior had a very strange layout. When you walk in, you are greeted by someone [...]

October 30, 2011 Coquitlam, Four Beakers, Japanese

Aki Japanese: Oldest & Most Authentic Japanese Restaurant

A bunch of the SFU Food Bloggers – FoodQueen, ImBusyEating and GoodEat decided to get together and have dinner at Aki Japanese Restaurant. It’s one of the oldest and most authentic Japanese restaurant in Vancouver. Since none of the other [...]

October 29, 2011 Japanese, Robson Street/West End, Tapas, Three Beakers

Ebisu: Cheers Ebisu Dining Package

Foodology Disclaimer: approached me to try out their “Cheers Ebisu” dining package and write a review about it. I got a complementary dining package for myself and I brought along 2 of my friends to keep the review as [...]

October 28, 2011 Japanese, Robson Street/West End, Tapas, Three Beakers

Osa Tako Hero Takoyaki Food Cart: Best Takoyaki Ever

A new food cart has popped up at the other end of Pacific Center! I was just walking by and I just had to stop dead in my tracks to try this place out. Osa Tako Hero specilizes in authentic [...]

October 27, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Four Beakers, Japanese, Streetcart

Mangal Kiss Mid East BBQ Truck: It’s like Nuba on A Truck

Since so many Food Carts are continually popping up Downtown, I thought it would be a great idea to check out more of them! Since there are so many near my work place that are new, I needed to go [...]

October 26, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Middle Eastern, Streetcart, Three Beakers

Mom’s Grilled Cheese Food Truck: Nom Nom Nom Omigosh!

Mom’s Grilled Cheese Truck has been catching A LOT of buzz since it just opened a week or so ago! They specialize in GRILLED CHEESE! Nothing gets more delicious than that. Remember when you were a kid, grilled cheese was [...]

October 25, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Four Beakers, Sandwich, Streetcart

Club Ilia: I Go Gaga Over Tuna

I met up with fellow SFU Food Blogger – The Food Queen! We were chatting on Twitter and decided to just meet up since it’s fun to eat with others. Since she was on her hunt to try out all [...]

October 24, 2011 lunch, North Burnaby, Pub/Bar, Sandwich, Three Beakers

Manzano European Bakery: All About The Cookie

Manzano European Bakery relocated at Metrotown closer to The Bay. They have bee in Metrotown for a long long time. They have lots of baked goods, cakes, and sandwiches. What is good about this bakery is that they have gluten-free items [...]

October 23, 2011 Bakery, Dessert, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

The Mac Shack: McDonalds is better

The Mac Shack is a brand new restaurant that opened up in Kerrisdale. They specialize in none other than Mac & Cheese! I love comfort food, so I got my friends to drive 40 mins from Coquitlam to try this [...]

October 22, 2011 Kerrisdale, One Beaker

Baker’s Market @ Moberly Arts & Cultural Centre : The Sweetest Event

It’s that time of the year again – Vancouver’s Bakers Market! This year, it is at the Moberly Arts & Cultural Center. It’s a bit of a drive for myself, but I always seem to enjoy this event. They gather [...]

October 20, 2011 Bakery, Event, Sunset/Punjabi Market

Nando’s Flame Grilled Chicken: Good chicken, but everything else sucks

I keep having bad experiences at Nando’s, so I decided to give it one last shot. I’ve been to the other Kingsway location, but I thought the mall location couldn’t be too bad. They specialize in peri peri chicken, which [...]

October 19, 2011 Portuguese, South Burnaby, Two Beakers

Ramen Sanpachi (Broadway): Way More Than Just Ramen

I usually go to the Ramen Sanpachi on Robson, but one day CandiedZen and I found ourselves venturing far down Broadway since we couldn’t decide where to eat. Eventually we ended up at Sanpachi kinda close to UBC.  They have a different [...]

October 18, 2011 Izakaya, Japanese, Kitsilano, Three Beakers

Bino’s Restaurant: Cheap Eats and Lots of Coffee

It’s back to Bino’s and its starting to be one of my favorite places to just chill and talk over lots of coffee and cheap food. With their free wifi and chill atmosphere, Mandu, KoreanGirl and I can go on [...]

October 16, 2011 Brunch, Three Beakers

Hubbub Sandwiches: When Sandwiches become Salads

It was another weekly Wednesday at lunch and all the co-op students at my work place love to go out and eat! Since I haven’t been to Hubbub sandwiches yet, I thought it would be a great place to take [...]

October 16, 2011 Downtown, Sandwich, Three Beakers

IHOP: Chocolate Chip Pancake Nostalgia

M and I decided to grab some breakfast at IHOP since it was close and convenient. I think he just wanted to go here for pancakes. I had no preference, so I went. IHOP stands for the International House of [...]

October 15, 2011 Brunch, North Burnaby, Two Beakers

Stackhouse Burger Bar: Mouthwatering Burgers

Before AndyEatsAlot departed back to Montreal, I had dinner with him and Gmoney at Stackhouse Burger Bar. They are known for their delicious burgers! Since Andy was about to leave, it seemed fitting that we meet up and just do what [...]

October 12, 2011 Downtown, Sandwich, Three Beakers

A&W: There’s Always Room for Burgers and Onion Rings

I’m sure by now, A&W is my favorite fast food joint! It’s something about their burgers and onion rings that make me want more. They always come up with the coolest sounding burgers. I’m just waiting for the day when [...]

October 11, 2011 Food for Thought

Hapa Umi: Delicious Food in Small Portions

Hapa Umi is the higher end version of Hapa Izakaya. They are located near Waterfront and serve up some unique Japanese dishes. I bought 2 Living Social Coupons a while ago, and since they were about to expire, I really [...]

October 10, 2011 Downtown, Izakaya, Japanese, Three Beakers