Browsing the "British Columbia" Category

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

Dae Ji

I went to Dae Ji during lunch and the hamburg steaks just looked pretty good. Dae Ji, serves up korean Pork cutlet and many other dishes. It is very popular amongst international students. BCIT, SFU, and a bunch of language [...]

February 8, 2011 Downtown, Korean, Three Beakers

Michi Waffle House (Visit #2)

——————————————————————————————– Continuation of : Visit #1 ——————————————————————————————– I went to Michi Waffle with a few friends but I was a bit too full for dinner to enjoy their amazing waffles. So, I got some tea instead. I ordered the Premium [...]

February 8, 2011 Cafe, Dessert, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Gohan Japanese Sushi (Visit #3)

——————————————————————————————– Continuation of : Visit #1 Visit #2 ——————————————————————————————– It was NotFauna’s goodbye dinner, so she decided that we go to Gohan Japanese Since I am still on my no rice diet, I got the Age Chicken ($6.95). there are [...]

February 6, 2011 Four Beakers, Japanese, North Burnaby, Seafood

SportsTown Taverna

Last week, I did a 3 hour lesson on Archery. Boy…was it ever fun. I’m not a Robin Hood yet, nor can i shoot an apple off your head…but I can ensure you that I can hit one of your [...]

February 5, 2011 Pub/Bar, Richmond, Two Beakers

Cumpari’s Gelato & Caffe (Visit #2)

Since Cumpari’s is close to where I usually hang out, so here we are again! Check out my review from  Visit #1 Since CanuckGirl and I wandered off from a party, we decided to take a quick trip to Cumpari’s [...]

February 4, 2011 Cafe, Coquitlam, Dessert, Four Beakers

Yew Restaurant + Bar

A Year ago, PhotographyGirl and I went here for Dineout and loved it. Since I never came here for lunch, I wanted to try it out. Yew is located at the Four Seasons Hotel in Downtown Vancouver. It has really gorgeous [...]

February 4, 2011 Bar and Grill, Downtown, Three Beakers, WestCoast

DineOut: Aqua Riva

Since the old gang was back together in Vancouver, going out to Dineout seemed right. We left all the planning to ConsultingGirl and she brought everyone together. We chose to go check out Aqua Riva. Aqua Riva is located beside [...]

February 3, 2011 Dineout, Downtown, Seafood, Three Beakers, WestCoast

Phnom Penh

I was really excited to finally check out Phnom Penh because it is Vancouver’s most famous vietnamese food. They have won countless awards….. year after year…after year! When InsecureGirl, M and I came at 6:30, this place was packed! The [...]

February 2, 2011 Chinatown, Four Beakers, Seafood, Vietnamese

A & W (Chubby Chicken)

They other day I had a huge craving for their chicken strips, so I headed over to the A&W for their chicken strips. While looking at their menu, I accidentally ordered the 3 piece chubby chicken meal. I found it super strange [...]

January 31, 2011 Downtown, Fast Food

Eli’s Serious Sausage

After hearing much about Eli’s Serious Sausage, I wondered, why are the sausages so good? What makes people coming back for more? Since it was a nice day outside, I decided to walk all the way to the cart with the [...]

January 31, 2011 Downtown, Streetcart

JJ’s Restaurant

After looking at There’s Always Room Food Blog, it looked like a great place to go for dinner. It’s cheap affordable and best of all it’s a restaurant run by VCC culinary students. I’ve always heard great things about dining [...]

January 30, 2011 Culinary School, Downtown, Four Beakers

Well Tea House

Since I am on co-op, I’m basically using any lunch time that I have to go out to eat food downtown. Since I am usually in Burnaby during regular semesters…I obviously had to go eat as much as I could. [...]

January 28, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, Downtown, Three Beakers

Yume Japanese Restaurant

I work close to Yume Japanese Restaurant, so I decided to give it a try for lunch. It was one of the better looking Japanese Restaurants on the block. The interior had lots of tables and a very high ceiling [...]

January 27, 2011 Downtown, Japanese, Seafood, Two Beakers

Kimura Japanese Restaurant (Visit #3)

Clearly I go to the restaurant a bit too often. Check out our past posts : Visit #1 & Visit #2. This time I brought PinappleBun and ConsultingGirl to visit Kimura Japanese Restaurant. PinappleBun ordered the saba and amaebi nigiri. [...]

January 25, 2011 Four Beakers, Japanese, Renfrew-Collingwood, Seafood, Tapas

Starbucks offers Peppermint Mocha’s all year round!

THIS IS THE BEST INFORMATION I HAVE EVEN GIVEN YOU. This may be interesting to some … or maybe not. I went to Starbucks a few steps away from work and started talking to the cashier about holiday drinks. Since [...]

January 24, 2011 Dessert, Downtown

Kimura Japanese Restaurant (Visit #2)

Back at KImura’s again one week after the first post. I know the timelines of the posts don’t match up, but I’m behind on posting since I eat so much and school/work gets in the way sometimes. I fell in [...]

January 23, 2011 Four Beakers, Japanese, Renfrew-Collingwood, Tapas

Kimura Japanese Restaurant

InsecureGirl and FragileBoy visited this place before and told M and I we must try it. So, one day after class, they dragged us here. I think this was the best idea yet. M and I were kinda skeptical about [...]

January 22, 2011 Four Beakers, Japanese, Renfrew-Collingwood, Seafood, Tapas