Foodology

All posts by DesignGirl

Berry Good

I went to Berry Good with my food buddies – SFUPretender and FinanceGirl. Berry Good serves desserts, coffee, and tea. Their specialty is Japanese and Korean inspired desserts. Perhaps the owners are Korean and Japanese. They are located in Richmond [...]

December 21, 2010 Cafe, Dessert, Japanese, Korean, Three Beakers, Uncategorized

Frozen Turducken Available at Save-On-Foods

I am delaying my other blog posts to talk about a magical delight called TURDUCKEN! After hearing about this a few years ago, I attempted to build the Turducken, but deboning poutry is really really hard!! Clearly I failed and [...]

December 21, 2010 Food for Thought, product

Mc Donalds: Season Dippings

I have seen ads all over Vancouver advertising the new dipping sauces for the holiday season. Since we were here anyways…I thought I would try it just for the heck of it. I ordered my 10 piece Mc Nuggets and [...]

December 19, 2010 Fast Food

Excellent Tofu & Snack Ltd

Excellent Tofu and Snack LTD. looks pretty sketchy from the outside but they make some amazing tofu dessert. Perfect for a snack or after dinner dessert….or if you are a tofu fanatic…you would just come here anytime. The inside looks [...]

December 19, 2010 Chinese, Dessert, Four Beakers, Richmond

Vij’s

Vij’s serves indian infused fusion food. I’ve heard a lot of great things about this place and I thought it was time I try it. Since I gave away my Blackberry to TaipeiGirl, she took me and TaiwaneseGirl out for [...]

December 18, 2010 Fairview, Indian

Shoryumen, Fumisen and Bakudanyaki Foodcarts

SFUPretender highly recommended we visit the 3 foodcarts in Richmond near River Rock Casino, so we decided to take a trip! I’ve heard people talk about the foodcarts, but never really had an urge to go until now. The famous [...]

December 12, 2010 Four Beakers, Japanese, Richmond, Seafood, Streetcart, Three Beakers, Two Beakers

Kintaro Ramen

Kintaro Ramen is one of the more popular ramen shops in Downtown. They are known for their large bowls of ramen, with customizable ingredients that go inside. People always complain about their long line ups… but today I thought of [...]

December 9, 2010 Japanese, Robson Street/West End, Two Beakers

Moxie’s Classic Grill (Robson)

It was a lovely dinner with the SFU Student Marketing Association. We had dinner, raffles and played “white elephant”, which is an evil version of secret santa. All proceeds went to the BC Children’s Hospital, which is an amazing plus! [...]

December 8, 2010 Bar and Grill, Robson Street/West End, Two Beakers

Thomas Haas Fine Chocolates & Patisserie (Kitsilano)

Thomas Haas is famous for his amazing chocolate creations. From cakes, to pastries, to chocolates…they are just amazing. I’ve got the chance to try the North Vancouver location, but not Kits until now. FinanceGirl and SFUPretender got bored and decided [...]

December 7, 2010 Dessert, Four Beakers, Kitsilano

CinCin Ristorante + Bar

CinCIn Restaurant + Bar is a high end restaurant where many locals and celebrities like to dine. I came here a few years ago for Dine Out and I was not in love with this place. I heard it tends [...]

December 7, 2010 Italian, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Brioche

Brioche has great food and atmosphere. They are known for their amazing daily specials. Located in Gastown, Broche offers up amazing items from pastas, soups and sandwiches. Their daily specials are located on a chalkboard. The door leads to the [...]

December 6, 2010 Brunch, Cafe, Four Beakers, Gastown, Seafood

Sweet Revenge

Sweet Revenge is always the place to be when you want to be transported into a victorian setting.  At Sweet Revenge you will be spoiled by the different types of desserts and beverages. This place is pretty dark from the outside, so [...]

December 4, 2010 Dessert, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Two Chefs and A Table

When MedicalGiraffe was back in town, she told me that we should try Two Chefs and A Table. I have never heard of this place before and decided why not! They are known for the simple food with AMAZING flavours! [...]

December 2, 2010 Brunch, Four Beakers, Gastown

Romer’s Burger Bar

Romer’s Burger Bar is the new burger joint in town. They serve up gourmet burgers with the freshest ingredients and stay true to being sustainable. Romer’s Burger Bar has parking on the side, you will have to enter from the [...]

December 1, 2010 Bar and Grill, Four Beakers, Kitsilano

Havana’s – Revisit

A few months ago, we wrote a post about Havana’s. Since MedicalGiraffe was back in town, we thought it would be most appropriate to go back to Havana’s to try out some more tasty treats. I started off with a latte [...]

December 1, 2010 Brunch, Commercial Drive / Grandview, Four Beakers

Toratatsu

Toratstau is slowly becoming my favorite Izakaya restaurant. They are located near Robson and Denman. They have a good variety of choices to choose from. The downside about this place is that it’s quite small, so reservations are a must [...]

November 29, 2010 Four Beakers, Japanese, Robson Street/West End, Tapas

No. 1 Beef Noodle House

No. 1 Beef Noodle House is located near Moscrop Secondary School. I really love going to this place with friends for some snacks or late night chit chat/ gossip sessions. Once, we actually spent about 4 hours there just eating [...]

November 27, 2010 Chinese, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Hapa Izakaya (Kitsilano)

Hapa Izakaya in Kitsilano is a great late night place to go for tapas. M, FragileBoy, InsecureGirl and I wanted something light and not too heavy to end the day. After contemplating many choices, we chose Hapa on Kits! The [...]

November 26, 2010 Japanese, Kitsilano, Seafood, Tapas, Three Beakers