Monthly Archives: September 2012

Florinda Cafe: Specializing in Macau Cuisine

Macau Restaurant, also known as Florinda Cafe is very popular amongst tourist visiting Macau and Hong Kong. This location was at the Hong Kong Macau Ferry Terminal and was very busy during the peak hours. They are best known for their [...]

September 30, 2012 Cafe, Sheung Wan, Two Beakers

Unicorn Restaurant 麒麟閣酒家: Afternoon Tea in Hong Kong

Unicorn Restaurant 麒麟閣酒家 has been around for 30 years providing guest with delicious Chinese food for large banquet style events or just for regular dinner. The restaurant is located inside the Lee Theatre Plaza in Causeway Bay. Since they do [...]

September 29, 2012 Causeway Bay, Chinese, Dim Sum, Three Beakers

Ken’s Chinese Restaurant: Signature Dishes

Foodology Disclaimer: approached us to try a few signature dishes at Ken’s Chinese Restaurant. Although the meal was complimentary, the views and opinions expressed are entirely our own. In early August, headed out to Kingsway with the regular [...]

September 28, 2012 Chinese, Kensington, Three Beakers

Tokachi Gyuu Japanese Restaurant: Gross Japanese Restaurant

Tokachi Gyuu Japanese Restaurant has several restaurants all over Hong Kong. We wanted to try something different for lunch, so we thought about coming to this restaurant. Outside the restaurant, there is a huge menu. If you are waiting, you [...]

September 27, 2012 Cafe, Japanese, Tin Shui Wai, Two Beakers

Salt Spring Coffee: Fair-Trade Coffee Shop in Vancouver

Salt Spring Coffee was just named Best Fair Trade Coffee Shop in Vancouver for 2011 and 2012 according to The Georgia Strait. The coffee shop sells a variety of drinks such as Happy Planet, San Pellegrino, juice, tea and of [...]

September 26, 2012 Cafe, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Three Beakers

Super Star Seafood Restaurant: Graduation Buns & Elephant Dumplings

Super Star Seafood Restaurant (or some called it Red Star Seafood Restaurant) is located on Nathan Road in Tsim Sha Tsui. They have various locations in Hong Kong and even one location in Richmond, BC. My grandfather took us to [...]

September 26, 2012 Chinese, Dim Sum, Four Beakers, Tsim Sha Tsui

[Giveaway] TWOANDTEE T-Shirt Giveaway!

Foodology turned two years old last month and I decided to team up with an amazing local company called TWOANDTEE! What better way to appreciate my awesome readers with something food related! I know you can’t eat it, but they make [...]

September 25, 2012 Contest

Michael Angelos Mega Slice Pizza & Donair: Pizza with Personality

Mega Slice Pizza & Donair is located below The Network Hub and very close to SFU Harbour Centre. From 11am to 2pm on weekdays, they have slices of pizza for 99 cents. As we obviously didn’t come at that time, [...]

September 25, 2012 Downtown, Two Beakers

Paul Lafayet: French Patisserie in Hong Kong

Paul Lafayet is a 3 Michelin starred pastry chef who bring the citizens of Hong Kong authentic French pastries and desserts. This location is in K11 in Tsim Sha Tsui. They are best known for their yummy macarons and delicate [...]

September 24, 2012 Bakery, Cafe, Dessert, Three Beakers, Tsim Sha Tsui

Starbucks: Salted Caramel Mocha and Pumpkin Spice Latte

You know it’s fall when you can enjoy some pumpkin spiced lattes. Starbucks is currently promoting two drinks to ring in the Fall season – Salted Caramel Mocha and pumpkin spice latte. KoreanGirl and I were having a chit-chat over [...]

September 23, 2012 Fast Food

Indochine Kitchen + Bar: Wings and Import Beer Specials

Indochine is located on Broadway and Ontario St. They have menu items influence by South Asian countries such as Thai, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia. After heading from Science World, we drove a few minutes and decided to come here [...]

September 22, 2012 Cambodian, Malaysian, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Tapas, Three Beakers

Yee Shun Milk Company: Steamed Milk Custard in Hong Kong

Yee Shun Milk Company is located in Causeway Bay and is a popular destination for tourists. I spotted this when using my Trip Advisor app and it was ranked quite highly. The company originated from Macau and opened 4 locations [...]

September 21, 2012 Causeway Bay, Chinese, Dessert, Three Beakers

McDonalds: S’mores Pie and Cheap McNuggets

In the United States, they have some crazy menu items at some great prices. It’s always awesome to drive down to the states and try items that are not available in Canada. One of those items was the Smores Pie. [...]

September 20, 2012 Fast Food, Seattle

House of Wings Restaurant & Lounge: 37 Cent Wings on Sundays

House of Wings Restaurant and Lounge is located in Highgate Mall in South Burnaby. They are quite popular on Sundays for $0.37 cent wings on Sundays. There are no lineups unlike Wings a few blocks away. People usually come here [...]

September 19, 2012 Bar and Grill, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Chao and Hak: Chiu Chow Chinese Restaurant in Hong Kong

Chao and Hak has 3 locations all over Hong Kong – North Point, Sheung Shui, and Diamond Hill . They specialize in Chiu Chow cuisine. We came to the Sheung Shui location for some dim sum. There was a large [...]

September 18, 2012 Chinese, Dim Sum, Sheung Shui, Three Beakers

Potter’s Garden Korean BBQ: Bibimbap, Seolleongtang, tteok-manduguk, and Sangyetang

Potter’s Garden Korean BBQ (항아리갈비) is located on Kingsway in South Burnaby a few blocks away from Metropolis. This restaurant opened a few years ago and serves up traditional Korean cuisine. They have a happy hour special from 10am to [...]

September 17, 2012 Korean, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Lung Wah Hotel: Eating Pigeon in Hong Kong

Lung Wah Hotel (龍華酒店) in Sha Tin, Hong Kong is known for their deep-fried pigeons. My little sister loves to eat pigeons, so the relatives made sure we had pigeon during our trip. The restaurant is located in the middle [...]

September 16, 2012 Chinese, Four Beakers, Sha Tin

Sunset Burger: Closes and Becomes Ace Burger Bar

Earlier in the month, I decided to use up my Groupon at Sunset Burgers on Nelson St. before it expires. The Groupon was $10 for $20 worth of food. It was set to expire at the end of the month…so [...]

September 14, 2012 Sandwich, Yaletown