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Browsing the "Gastown" Category

Momo Sushi

I was trying really hard during my lunch time to find a new place to review. I was super stuck until I figured that Gastown was not too far of a walk. I decided to check out Momo Sushi since I’ve [...]

March 13, 2011 Gastown, Japanese, Seafood, Two Beakers

The Dirty Apron

The Dirty Apron is many things….a cooking school, delicatessen, grocer, and a lunch/dinner hot spot. They are owned by the creators of Cafe Medina and  Chambar. They are actually located on the same block as well. Mandu and I passed by a [...]

February 14, 2011 Cafe, Culinary School, Four Beakers, Gastown, Specialty Shop

DineOut: L’Abattoir

DineOut #2 was at L’Abattoir! I have actually never heard of this place until PhotographyGirl took me here with a bunch of people. This was all on the $38 menu category. Expensive, but we still saved a lot. The name ‘L’Abattoir’ [...]

February 8, 2011 Dineout, Four Beakers, French, Gastown, WestCoast

Cafe Medina (Visit #2)

To celebrate a bunch of us working in Downtown, Mandu, NotFauna and I went to Cafe Medina. We went in the middle of the day at 1pm to get some lunch. Since we had 3 people, it was hard to [...]

January 16, 2011 Brunch, Cafe, Dessert, Four Beakers, Gastown

Sea Monstr Sushi

Sea Monstr Sushi is located in Gas Town. I have heard much hype about this place and it looked cool, so CandiedZen and I went. They are known for the fresh sashimi and their specialty rolls. Sea Monstr Sushi has [...]

January 2, 2011 Gastown, Japanese, Seafood, Three Beakers

Terracotta Modern Chinese

I have always been fascinated by the thought of modern chinese cuisine. Could this be possible? After hearing much about Terracotta Modern Chinese Restaurant on Urbanspoon and Twitter. It was something I needed to try in the future with a few gal [...]

December 28, 2010 Chinese, Gastown, Tapas, 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

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

Acme Cafe

Acme Cafe is located on Hastings near SFU Woodwards building. I have to admit, it was kinda sketchy getting to because it was right at the border or the good Hastings and the bad part of Hastings. They serve breakfast, [...]

November 16, 2010 Cafe, Gastown

Chill Winston

Wandering down Gastown with CanuckGirl, TaiwaneseGirl, and BebeYeoville for some lunch, we were growing very hungry when we found out Guu was closed. We wondered until we saw this huge restaurant called Chill Winston. People have said this place was [...]

September 28, 2010 Gastown, Three Beakers

Cafe Medina: Lunch of Champions

Fricassee was on my mind. I heard that the best fricassee in town was at Café Medina, so I called up DesignGirl for a taste quest. Sitting on Beatty Street, Café Medina thrives adjacent to its classy Belgium nighttime counterpart, [...]

August 5, 2010 Brunch, Cafe, Four Beakers, Gastown
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