Browsing the "Kitsilano" Category

Rocky Mountain Flatbread: Brunch in Kitsilano

If there’s one thing I absolutely enjoy about weekends, it’s brunch! I was happy to try out Rocky Mountain Flatbread‘s brunch menu, and here are some highlights. A shout out goes to Roman Pastor for taking these delicious photos. Top left: Double [...]

July 7, 2017 Brunch, Kitsilano, Uncategorized

Paint & Sip Night at Rocky Mountain Flatbread

Roman and I had a great time at the Paint & Sip event at Rocky Mountain Flatbread. BC landscape artist, Tara Higgins, gave us a painting lesson, after we enjoyed some of the features on RMF’s Spring menu. We started [...]

May 27, 2017 Event, Kitsilano

Trees Organic Coffee & Roasting House: Cheese Cake in Vancouver

Trees Coffee is also known as Trees Organic that is popular for their cheese cakes. I came here with my mother in law over the holidays for some coffee and cheese cake. It was on her list of places to [...]

January 28, 2017 Cafe, Dessert, Kitsilano, Three Beakers

Grounds for Coffee: Cinnamon Buns and Coffee

Grounds for Coffee has been around since 1993 making delicious cinnamon buns. They are made by hand with locally-sourced ingredients, to hundreds of locations across B.C. and Alberta. I was invited to stop by to try some coffee and cinnamon [...]

January 24, 2017 Bakery, Cafe, Kitsilano, Three Beakers

Raisu: Japanese Cuisine in Kitsilano

Raisu is the newest sister restaurant to Kingyo, Rajio, and Suika. I came with my friends late at night as we wanted to try something new in town. The restaurant is hidden on the second floor, so the door is [...]

January 1, 2017 Japanese, Kitsilano

Cupcakes: Holiday Wreaths and Treats

With the holidays upon us, thinking of what to bring to a holiday gathering at a friends place or at the office is pretty tough. Cupcakes has a few holiday treats that will brighten up the party. It’s been a [...]

December 20, 2016 Dessert, Kitsilano

Green Leaf Sushi: Aburi Sushi and Sashimi

Green Leaf Sushi in Kitsilano has been generating quite a buzz lately for their Aburi Sushi Platter. They have their version of Miku’s Salmon Oshi Sushi, which is driving people crazy on instagram. We came here for dinner with the family [...]

April 23, 2016 Japanese, Kid Friendly, Kitsilano, Noodles, Seafood, Sushi, Three Beakers

Tangram Creamery: New Ice Cream Shop in Kitsilano

Driving around Kitsilano, M and I stopped by Tangram Creamery for some delicious ice cream after dinner to end the night. I’ve seen so many picture of this new shop on instagram that we had to check it out. The [...]

January 25, 2016 Dessert, Kid Friendly, Kitsilano, Three Beakers

The Oakwood: Dine Out Vancouver

The Oakwood Canadian Bistro is located in Kitsilano. I’ve been here before for brunch and dinner but I thought it would be great to take a few friends to Oakwood for Dine Out Vancouver. A 3-course meal for $29 is [...]

January 23, 2016 Canadian, Dineout, Kitsilano, Three Beakers

Au Comptoir: Breakfast in Kitsilano

Au Comptoir is a classic Parisien cafe in Kitsilano. Flo was back in town and we love meeting up over coffee and delicious food. Thats what foodies do best. They are open at 8am everyday for breakfast. It’s great that they [...]

January 10, 2016 Brunch, French, Kitsilano, Three Beakers

720 Sweets: Steamy Ice Cream in Kitsilano

720 Sweets is an ice cream store that seeks to explore revolutionary flavours on their menu. If you are from Vancouver and have Instagram, I’m sure you have seen their steamy treats. The shop is in the Kitsilano area on [...]

November 1, 2015 Dessert, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Kitsilano

Mamalee Malaysian Delight: Hainanese Chicken in Vancouver

Mamalee Malaysia Delight was Cafe D’Lite but underwent rebranding in 2013 as a tribute to the owner – Betty for her spirit and heritage. It represents Betty’s continuing commitment to an authentic Malaysian dining experience that is second to none. I [...]

October 30, 2015 Cafe, Four Beakers, Kitsilano, Malaysian

Ramen Danbo: Ramen in Kitsilano

Ramen Danbo is the newest ramen shop to open up in Vancouver. They are known for their Fukuoka-Style Tonkotsu ramen. Ramen Danbo is a chain restaurant from Japan and the first location in North America. What makes them unique is [...]

July 19, 2015 Japanese, Kitsilano, Ramen, Three Beakers

Linh Cafe: French Cuisine with a Twist of Vietnamese

Linh Cafe is located on West 4th in Kitsilano. I’ve heard very good things about this café, so when I saw a deal on Groupon for $49 to get 2 appetizers, 2 entrees, and 2 desserts, I thought it was [...]

April 16, 2015 Cafe, Four Beakers, French, Kid Friendly, Kitsilano, Vietnamese

Pirate Joes: Legally Smuggling Trader Joe’s into Canada

Pirate Joe’s is a local store reselling Trader Joe’s items from the States so Canadian’s can have a taste of their yummy groceries without making a trip to the states. I know I certainly hate taking the highway to Bellingham just [...]

January 18, 2015 Kitsilano, Specialty Shop

Baru Latino: Dine Out Vancouver

Baru Latino is located in the Point Grey area close to UBC. They serve up Latin cuisine and use responsibly caught seafood and local ingredients in their dishes.  They also have classic and original drinks. My friends and I decided to [...]

January 17, 2015 Kitsilano, Late Night, Latin American, Three Beakers

Novo Pizzeria and Wine Bar: Fresh Made Pasta

Novo Pizzeria and Wine Bar specializes in pasta even though they are a pizzeria. All the pasta is made in-house and they also have gluten-free options. They are located in Kitsilano near Burrard and West 5th Avenue. There is street parking and [...]

November 30, 2014 Gluten Free Options, Italian, Kitsilano, Three Beakers

Panne Rizo Gluten Free Bakery: Black Forest Cake

Panne Rizo is a local Gluten Free Bakery with locations in Kitsilano and South Burnaby. They only sell Gluten-free items and have won Georgia Straight’s People’s Choice Winner for Golden Plates for both 2012 and 2013. Also, they were voted Top Choice Cafe of 2014. They have also [...]

October 6, 2014 Bakery, Gluten Free Options, Kid Friendly, Kitsilano, Three Beakers