Foodology

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Epic Grill Silogs: Philippine Cuisine in New Westminster

Epic Grill Silogs is located in New Westminster near Queensborough Landing by the outlet shops. Hidden away in the residential area is this Filipino restaurant specializing in silogs and sansrival. Interior The space is large and can fit small to large [...]

August 17, 2017 Filipino, New Westminster, Three Beakers

The Arbor: Vegetarian Restaurant on Main Street

The Arbor is a vegetarian restaurant located on Main street created by the minds behind The Acorn. My friend and I decided to come here for dinner to check it out as it was pretty busy, but they still had [...]

August 16, 2017 Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers, Vegetarian

Neptune Chinese Kitchen at Hard Casino in Coquitlam

Neptune Chinese Kitchen recently opened at Hard Rock Casino in Coquitlam. There are currently 12 restaurants under the Neptune Restaurant Group. You’ll notice they have expanded quite quickly in the last few years. You’ll find an array of Chinese dishes [...]

August 15, 2017 Chinese, Coquitlam, Seafood, Three Beakers

McDonalds Canada: 67¢ hamburgers on August 16th

To celebrate 50-years of McDonald’s in Canada, guests from coast-to-coast can enjoy a classic hamburger, at a classic price – in recognition of its 1967 birthday. McDonald’s is serving $0.67 hamburgers on August 16th from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. in every restaurant across Canada, while [...]

August 14, 2017 British Columbia, deals, Fast Food, Promotion

Old Abbey Ales: Craft Beer in Abbotsford

Old Abbey Ales was on our list of craft breweries in Abbotsford. We made this one of our last stops before heading back home. When with my foodie friends, craft beer is always a must. Tasting Room The tasting room [...]

August 13, 2017 Abbotsford, Brewery, Three Beakers

Raven’s Brewing Company: Craft Brewery in Abbotsford

We were in Abbotsford for the weekend doing a mini getaway from Vancouver. We were heading to Castle Fun Park but needed beer to finish off the day. Raven’s Brewing Company was on the list of suggested breweries, so we [...]

August 12, 2017 Abbotsford, Brewery, Three Beakers

Going Across the Border with Modo

I have a corporate Modo account through my employer, but I recently got an individual account for personal trips in and out of town. I love how you can take their cars across the border and it’s a-ok. Their fleet insurance [...]

August 11, 2017 British Columbia, Car, travel

Rocko’s Diner: Archie Themed Milkshakes and Burgers

Rocko’s Diner is a 24 hours diner and is best know for bring in the pilot episode of Riverdale. Since we were passing by Mission, BC, we decided to make a stop for breakfast before heading to Castle Fun Park. [...]

August 9, 2017 Brunch, Diner, Mission, Two Beakers

Richmond Night Market 2017: What We Ate

I went with a few of my foodie friends to the Richmond Night Market and we tried to find some of the most delicious items here. With over 100 food stalls, we only made a tiny dent in comparison to [...]

August 7, 2017 Event, Late Night, Richmond, Streetcart

Whale Watching and Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau, Alaska

When we were making a port stop at Juneau, Alaska, we decided to go on a guided tour to go whale watching and view Mendenhall Glacier. Our travel agent was able to book us on 3 excursions for a good [...]

August 6, 2017 Alaska, travel

Soy Stained Devilled Eggs and Dungeness Crab from Egg Farmers of Canada’s Chef Ambassador Trevor Bird

Egg Farmers of Canada invited me to an evening celebrating local eating. While food trends may come and go, eggs are always in style and in season. And, to celebrate the bounty of Canadian produce, Egg Farmers of Canada’s Chef Ambassadors have [...]

August 4, 2017 appetizer, British Columbia

Sustainability at Ford Through Food By-Products

Food by-products, oversupply and other biomaterials are getting a second life in Ford vehicles. This is more important than ever as the world is changing and we only have one planet and scarce resources. We were invited to see first [...]

August 3, 2017 British Columbia, Car, travel

Yui Japanese Bistro: Chefs Reg and Ping introduces new menu

Yui Japanese Bistro is launching new items on their menu this month and we were invited to give these items a try. I love dining here as its like a secret hidden gem in Downtown. They hide inside a business [...]

August 1, 2017 Downtown, Four Beakers, Japanese, Seafood, Sushi

Main Street Brewing: Craft Beer in Mount Pleasant

Main Street Brewing is a bit off Main Street on E 7th Ave. You can fill up your growlers or enjoy an array of their beers. I’ve been here a few times and it’s a nice popular place to hang [...]

July 31, 2017 Brewery, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

R&B Brewing: Craft Beer in Mount Pleasant

R&B Brewing is located in Mount Pleasant and has been around since 1997. I came here with a few friends to try out their beer and enjoy the afternoon. Vancouver has a great craft brewery scene and R&B Brewing is [...]

July 30, 2017 Brewery, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Kin Kao Thai Kitchen: Thai Iced Tea on Commercial Drive

Kin Kao Thai Kitchen is located on Commercial Drive. It’s been a very popular spot since it opened for authentic Thai cuisine. My friends and I were craving Thai Iced Tea, so we decided to meet up and have lunch [...]

July 27, 2017 Commercial Drive / Grandview, lunch, Thai, Three Beakers

Curbside Fresh Market Provides Access to Affordable, Fresh Produce in Vancouver

Vancouver Food Bank’s social enterprise – Curbside Fresh Market  is now in its fourth season. The mobile market delivers affordable, fresh, local produce to low-income, high-density communities throughout Vancouver. These locations are set up in food deserts, a term that identifies areas that [...]

July 26, 2017 British Columbia, Pop-Up Shop

Pokerrito is open on Hornby Street: Review

Pokerrito has opened their second location on Hornby and Nelson. They serve up Hawaiian poké with a Japanese twist in burritos, bowls, and salads. I was watching Wonder Woman with friends and we needed quick bite to eat before the show. [...]

July 25, 2017 Downtown, Hawaiian, Japanese, Seafood, Three Beakers