Foodology

All posts by DesignGirl

Beth’s Cafe: 12 Egg Omelettes

Beths Cafe is most famous for their 12 egg omelets! They have been featured on Man v. Food when Adam takes the 12 omelet challenge. After watching that episode, it was on my ‘to-do’ list for Seattle. Who wouldn’t want to tell the [...]

April 27, 2011 Brunch, Cafe, Four Beakers, Late Night, Seattle

Pike Place Chowder: Award Winning Chowder

As we were around Pike Place, there was one place I had to check out – Pike Place Chowder. Nicolb highly recommended this place, so we were basically anticipating their Clam Chowder all day. Pike Place Chowder is in Post [...]

April 26, 2011 Four Beakers, Seafood, Seattle

Le Panier: Very French Bakery

Every time I’m in Seattle at Pike Place, I must have my dose of Le Panier! They are most famous for their macarons and croissants. I also have a crazy obsession for their cookies. Since we were in the area, we decided [...]

April 26, 2011 Bakery, Four Beakers, French, Seattle

Toulouse Petit: $7 Breakfast Happy Hour

I love watching the “Best Thing I Ever Ate” on the Food Network. The first thing we did in Seattle was visit Toulouse Petit for their cheap Happy Hour breakfast. Melissa d’Arabian, the host of Food Network’s Ten Dollar Dinners said [...]

April 25, 2011 Brunch, Four Beakers, French, Seattle

Jack In the Box: Crossing the Border

A few friends and I decided to go away to Seattle for a little bit of sightseeing, shopping and of course FOOD! After leaving the house at 4am, we got to the border at 5am to encounter a 45 min [...]

April 25, 2011 Fast Food, Seattle

Good Friends Restaurant: Korean Cafe

Every time I pass by North Road, I always see this Restaurant Called ‘Good Friends’ with a large green clover for their branding. It looked like it was for a younger hip crowd. M, BusanGirl and I finished all our [...]

April 24, 2011 Coquitlam, Korean, Three Beakers

Arturo’s Mexico To Go Food Truck: Awkward Experience

Another stroll near Waterfront and I wanted to check out Arturo’s Mexico To Go. I’ve never heard of a Mexican Themed Food Truck, so I look my lunch break to head on over. They actually have a pretty HUGE food [...]

April 23, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Mexican, Streetcart, Three Beakers

Dim Sum Express Food Truck

All the way near Waterfront Station lies a street cart specializing in Dim Sum. No need to wait for a table and fight with others to get the last egg tart or buns. Have Dim Sum anytime, in your office, [...]

April 22, 2011 Chinese, Downtown, Food Carts, One Beaker, Streetcart

Curry King: HK Style Cafe

M and I were near Metrotown and we do what we do best – eat. After many failed attempts of going to other restaurants, we stuck with Curry King – HK Style Cafe. M wanted to go to Oscars and [...]

April 22, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Bella Gelateria: Old-World Handcrafted Gelato

CandiedZen and I were on a search for some mochi after our day of eating, but it was nowhere to be found…plus we didn’t want to scarf down a whole box of mochi from Konbinya. We decided to satisfy our [...]

April 21, 2011 Dessert, Downtown, Four Beakers, Italian

Bake For The Quake: Event Recap

After the horrific events in Japan, Melody Fury (@GourmetFury) and Joy (@Gourmeted) came up with an amazing idea to help raise funds for Doctors Without Borders to aid the Tsunami and Earthquake victims in Japan. They put together an AMAZING [...]

April 21, 2011 Event

Big Dogs Street Hots Food Truck

My goal is to try as my food carts as possible while the weather is just fantastic. Next on my list was Big Dogs Street Hots, I have to admit, I walked past it the first time. I thought it [...]

April 19, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Streetcart, Three Beakers

Suika: Japanese Snack Bar

I’ve wanted to try Suika out after my coworker highly recommended this place. Since M, ConsultingGirl, and LabRat wanted to have dinner, I decided to make a reservation and drive down. We originally wanted to get here by 6pm to [...]

April 19, 2011 Fairview, Four Beakers, Japanese, Seafood, Tapas

Bin 942: Tapas Parlour

CandiedZen and I went on another one of our food adventures to Bin 942. They are a tapas parlour on Broadway and Granville. The restaurant is very narrow and there is not a lot of room for a large amount [...]

April 18, 2011 Fairview, Tapas, Three Beakers

La Casa Gelato: 518 Flavours of Gelato

La Casa Gelato is a tourist destination and is very famous for their 518 + flavours and 218 choices on site. They have been in business for a very long time and I have been going there since I was [...]

April 18, 2011 Dessert, Italian, Strathcona, Three Beakers

Chez Meme Baguette Bistro: When French meets Burnaby

When I heard there was a French Baguette Restaurant in Burnaby, I had to go here. It has been on my “To Do” list for a long time, but I just never had the chance to go because of school [...]

April 16, 2011 Cafe, Four Beakers, French, North Burnaby

Wang Ga Ma: Pork Belly and Soups!

It was another Wednesday night and a bunch of us have “Korean Night” where we eating through all the Korean Restaurants on North Road one week at a time. This makes my life easier going with Koreans because Fabo, BusanGirl [...]

April 16, 2011 Coquitlam, Korean, Two Beakers

Peckinpah: BBQ House in Gastown

Mandu and I wanted to grab some lunch, so I gave her a list of random restaurants and she chose Peckinpah because it was close to the office and wouldn’t break our wallets. Peckinpah is a BBQ house located in [...]

April 15, 2011 BBQ, Gastown, lunch, Two Beakers
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