Foodology

All posts by DesignGirl

Tim Hortons: Triple Chocolate Grossness

At SFU, when you are in the West Mall Complex, there really isn’t anything to eat except for Tim Hortons. The lines are long, so I always have to keep an eye out when the lines are empty. I got [...]

November 5, 2010 Fast Food

Bon Crepe

Bon Crepe is located outside Konbinya Japanese convenience store on Robson Street. Before work, I was scouring Downtown for some good and quick food. SInce most street carts close before 5pm, I needed to find something fast and filling to get me [...]

November 4, 2010 Japanese, Robson Street/West End, Two Beakers

The Eatery

The Eatery features a twist on the traditional japanese food. All their rolls are super creative and features rolls you probably have never heard of. Try eating a Captain Crunch roll, or and Ichi Roll. You have probably heard of [...]

November 3, 2010 Japanese, Kitsilano, Seafood, Three Beakers

Little Billys Steak House

Little Billys Steak House is a gem that is hidden in North Burnaby near SFU. They specialize in steaks, seafood and traditional greek dishes. One thing I really don’t like about this place is the very very cramped entrance to [...]

November 1, 2010 Bar and Grill, Four Beakers, Greek, North Burnaby

The Keg (Burnaby)

The Keg has always been a favorite place for M and I. Today we were suppose to go to Gothams, but after paying for parking and walking one block to the restaurant, we decided to go back to Burnaby. SO [...]

October 30, 2010 Bar and Grill, Four Beakers, North Burnaby

Montanas

Montana’s is your go to place when you want ALL YOU CAN EAT RIBS on Wednesdays. Imagine pigging out on rack, after rack, after rack…you will feel super stuffed and probably get meat sweats. Sadly, today was Monday so M [...]

October 29, 2010 Bar and Grill, Coquitlam, Three Beakers

Thai House Royale

Thai House Royale has been around for a long time. My parents come here all the time because they have a large variety in their menu and it is not all traditional Thai cuisines. For some dishes they add a [...]

October 26, 2010 South Burnaby, Thai, Three Beakers

Chronic Tacos

Chronic Tacos popped up a few months ago on Broadway near Cambie. Passing by very often, I always glance at it while waiting for a red light. You really can’t help but stare at the logo because the red and [...]

October 26, 2010 Mexican, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Locus

After hearing Locus is a sweet place to have brunch, CanuckGirl and I went to check out Locus. InsecureGirl recommended to check this out too. Apparently, BaguetteGirl’s sister works here too. The interior was quite neat too, they had these [...]

October 23, 2010 Brunch, Four Beakers, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

PanDa Fresh Bakery

PanDa Fresh Bakery, is one of the new street carts that have opened up downtown. What makes this street cart super unique is that it’s on a bus! They specialize in croissants. Who doesn’t love croissants? One day, I was [...]

October 23, 2010 Food Carts, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Oyama Sushi

Oyama Sushi is located on Kingsway in a large house near Metrotown.  Inside Oyama, there have really cool interior decor such as paintings and this water fall wall. I got really confused walking to the washroom because there were so [...]

October 22, 2010 Japanese, North Burnaby, Two Beakers

100 Days

After hearing much news about this unique restaurant called 100 Days, I had to try it out. When do you usually see food and art mixed together? When you reach the door, you know this is going to be a [...]

October 21, 2010 North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Mc Donalds Monopoly Challenge: Failing to Beat the Odds

What happens when you bring 3 asian women to Mc Donalds when the Monopoly promotions is on? We like to beat the odds of anything. We tried to get 6 stamps to see if we would win anything. In most [...]

October 20, 2010 Fast Food, Food for Thought

KFC Double Down Sandwich

M discovered they FINALLY introduced the Double Down Sandwich at KFC Canada. He dragged me there and I was pretty resistant on trying it since it was named one of the top 20 worst fastfood items to eat and I didn’t want [...]

October 19, 2010 Fast Food

Marulilu Cafe

Cafe Marulilu has been on my wish list of places to go after WorkingGirl kept pushing me to try it out. One day after work, DJSpock and I spotted the Cafe just across the street from the Town Hall Skytrain on Broadway [...]

October 19, 2010 Cafe, Japanese, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Fujiya

Fujiya is a japanese grocery store located on Clark. This little store is basically in the middle of nowhere but they have different types of Japanese cooking ingredients, sushi, bento boxes, and snacks in the store. When you walk in [...]

October 11, 2010 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Japanese, Three Beakers

Cafe Artigiano

Cafe Artigiano is a great place in North Burnaby to just chill and have a coffee. You can even steal wireless from Safeway, which is across the street. With so many seats, you could even have a mini study session. [...]

October 11, 2010 Cafe, North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Prince Chinese Seafood

After watching the SFU Business Convocation Ceremony, it was off to the Prince Chinese Seafood for some Dim Sum with parents and grandfather. I always get nervous going to this place because there is never parking available. Luckly, today I [...]

October 9, 2010 Chinese, Renfrew-Collingwood, Two Beakers
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