Monthly Archives: February 2015

Pepper Lunch Canada: Sizzle Sizzle Sizzle

Pepper Lunch is finally coming to Canada with it’s first location in Richmond, BC and soon another location in Downtown Vancouver. It officially opens on March 14th, 2015 but we got a sneak peak. Mmm Mmm Mmm. Pepper Lunch is very [...]

February 27, 2015 Cafe, Japanese, Kid Friendly, lunch, Richmond, Three Beakers

Disneyland: Redd Rockett’s Pizza Port

Finding cheap lunch in Disneyland with ample seating is quite tough especially when you want to stay out of the sun. During our time in Disneyland, we ate at Redd Rockett’s Pizza Port in Tomorrow Land beside Space Mountain. The [...]

February 26, 2015 American, Anaheim, California

Original Pancake House: Breakfast in Anaheim

When in America, make sure to see if there is an Original Pancake House nearby. Or at least that’s what I do. Ever since visiting one in Chicago, I’ve been thinking about their Dutch Baby and Apple Pancakes ever since [...]

February 25, 2015 American, Anaheim, Brunch, California, Three Beakers

P.F. Chang’s China Bistro: American Chinese Food

P.F. Chang’s is an American chain restaurant featuring Asian food. As an Asian person, it just seemed weird to dine at an American Asian Restaurant since Vancouver has a lot of Asian Restaurants. I’ve spent years avoiding this restaurant because [...]

February 24, 2015 American, Anaheim, California, Chinese

Smoked Turkey Legs in Disneyland

We found ourselves snacking a lot at Disneyland instead of having a set meal during breakfast and lunch. There really wasn’t time for real meals when we only had a few minutes in between rides. We had so much fun [...]

February 23, 2015 American, Anaheim, California

Churros in Disneyland

I love Churros! I made it a mission to have a few churros in Disneyland and Disney California Adventure Park. It’s not hard to find them since there are carts everywhere in sight. They heat them up fresh on the [...]

February 22, 2015 American, Anaheim, California

Tiki Juice Bar: Dole Whip in Disneyland

Tiki Juice Bar inside Disneyland serves up Pineapple Dole Whip Soft Serve. When you visit Disneyland, you must make a stop here. Since you’re probably at Disneyland all day, it a great refresher and to cool you off from the [...]

February 21, 2015 Anaheim, California, Dessert

Searching for Starbucks at Disney California Adventure Park

Finding Starbucks at Disney California Adventure Park is a must because you need to stay caffeinated the whole day in order to finish all the rides and attractions. Head to the Fiddler, Fifer and Practical Cafe on Buena Vista Street [...]

February 19, 2015 Anaheim

Corn Dog Castle in Disney California Adventure Park

Disney California Adventure Park was our first stop to really reliving my childhood before I get married. There’s not too many varieties of items to eat in the park, but my girl friends and I found a secret love of [...]

February 18, 2015 Anaheim, Fast Food, Three Beakers

Umami Burger: Burgers in Anaheim

Umami Burger is an American chain restaurant specializing in gourmet burgers. As the name suggests, their burgers utilize the umami flavour that is a savoury taste. All their burgers are made fresh in-house. We came here after walking around Downtown [...]

February 17, 2015 American, Anaheim, California, Kid Friendly, Three Beakers

Cheesecake Factory Anaheim: Lunch near Disneyland

The Cheesecake Factory is located in the Anaheim GardenWalk, it is about a 15 minute walk away from Disneyland and California Adventure Park. After taking a 40 minute ride from LAX, we arrive in Anaheim at 2pm and wanted a quick lunch. [...]

February 16, 2015 American, Anaheim, California, Kid Friendly, Three Beakers

Air Canada Rouge: Vancouver to Los Angeles

Air Canada Rouge is a budget airline, which is owned by Air Canada of course. We found some good discounts a few months ago, so we booked Air Canada Rouge to go to Los Angeles. It was only $287 for [...]

February 15, 2015 Airplane Meals, British Columbia

Chewies Steam and Oyster Bar: Brunch Time in Coal Harbour

Chewies serves up New Orleans inspired soul food like traditional Creole and Cajun dishes. Their signatures dishes include fried gator & hush puppies, classic gumbo, southern fried chicken and Jambalaya. They also have a variety of fresh oysters on the menu too. [...]

February 14, 2015 Brunch, Cajun/Creole, Downtown, Three Beakers

East Van Roasters: Hot Chocolate Festival

East Van Roasters is an artisan chocolate and coffee shop in Gastown. They are a social enterprise created by the PHS Community Services Society. East Van Roasters is designed to provide training and employment to the women residents of the Rainier [...]

February 12, 2015 Cafe, Dessert, Gastown, Three Beakers

Forty Ninth Parallel Cafe & Lucky’s Doughnuts: Hot Chocolate Fest

The Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival is back for it’s 5th year and Forty Ninth Parallel Cafe & Lucky’s Doughnuts is participating. They are currently serving 3 types of hot chocolates: Hot Chocolate and a Donut Delicious dark hot chocolate and a [...]

February 11, 2015 Cafe, Dessert, Four Beakers, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

Sunny Spot Cafe: Xi’an Street Food on Main Street

Sunny Spot Cafe isn’t a place I would normally go to. I’ve passed by several times, but never took notice until Mags told me to come here for lunch. It is owned by a husband and wife that make all [...]

February 10, 2015 Cafe, Chinese, lunch, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Noodles, Three Beakers

The Ramen Butcher: New Ramen Restaurant in Chinatown

The Ramen Butcher hasn’t even officially opened yet, but there is a line up. They have a soft opening from February 1st till February 4th with $5 ramen. They open at 11am and close when they run out of noodles [...]

February 2, 2015 Chinatown, Japanese, Ramen, Three Beakers

Hot Kalbi Pork Side Ribs

I love Korean marinated meats and something about the flavour is so addictive. Especially when it’s spicy! Hot Kalbi Pork Side Ribs can easily be made in a slow cooker. I wanted to make a no fuss meal and there [...]

February 1, 2015 Korean, product, Recipes