Foodology

Browsing the "British Columbia" Category

Sushiholic

I pass by Sushiholic quite often and at first I didn’t have high expectations for Sushiholic because they are in a location where there has been several failed restaurants. They did have a lot of reviews from anonymous users on [...]

March 2, 2011 Four Beakers, Japanese, Renfrew-Collingwood, Three Beakers

Mamak Malaysian Cafe

My coworker and I were craving something delicious near our office. After scouring the internet for places that were close by … or somewhat close by, we decided to check out Mamak Malaysia Cafe. I’ve heard great things from other [...]

March 1, 2011 Cafe, Downtown, Malaysian, Three Beakers

Swiss Chalet Home Delivery Service

It’s weird how M can find so many commercials of food when he doesn’t even have a TV. Sure enough, he saw this and wanted to order Swiss Chalet online. Since we were already going out to run errands, we [...]

February 28, 2011 American, North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Babylon Cafe

I had no idea where to eat, so I walked around Robson Street and Babylon Cafe caught my eye. I was introduced to Babylong Cafe a few years ago by a friend. The place at first looked uber sketch but [...]

February 27, 2011 Downtown, Middle Eastern, Three Beakers

Penang Delight Cafe

Every time I pass by Penang to go to Kimura, it seems like it is really packed. Plus the photos online looked very delicious. Since it was time for dinner with ConsultingGirl, I suggested we try this place out. Penang is [...]

February 26, 2011 Cafe, Malaysian, Renfrew-Collingwood, Three Beakers

Sushi Zero One

I am running out of options to eat near the office, so when I asked for suggestions on twitter @nicolb suggested I try Sushi Zero One. Since she does know her food, I decided to check this place out. I [...]

February 26, 2011 Downtown, Japanese, Seafood, Three Beakers

Mountain Shadow Pub

If you go to Simon Fraser University on the Burnaby Campus, I am sure you have heard about Mountain Shadow Pub. It is just 3 bus stops away and it’s were you go when you want to party, watch the [...]

February 25, 2011 North Burnaby, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers

Guu Garden

Since I found out the other Guu location – Guu Garden offered lunch, I really had to try it out to see how it compared. After walking aimlessly around the building, I stumbled upon this sign near some stairs in [...]

February 25, 2011 Downtown, Four Beakers, Japanese, Seafood, Tapas

Jugo Juice

NailPolishFanatic and I were at Lougheed Mall and were just walking around catching up and saw Jugo Juice, so we decided to get some instead of going to Starbucks for coffee. Trying to be healthy you know? Jugo Juice has [...]

February 23, 2011 Burnaby Cariboo-Lougheed, Two Beakers

Cafe Artigiano

Cafe Artigiano serves up some of the better coffees in Vancouver. They serve italian-style coffee and are famous for their award winning latte art. They are a coffee shop chain that have locations all around the Lower Mainland. Cafe Artigiano [...]

February 23, 2011 Cafe, Downtown, Three Beakers

CheeseCake Etc. Take Out

PinappleBun sent me on a trek to grab some take out from CheeseCake Etc. The last time I went here, it was about a year or so ago. A lot has changed since then, their shop use to just be [...]

February 22, 2011 Dessert, Fairview, Late Night, Three Beakers

Kingsway Sushi

Kingsway Sushi is an all you can eat sushi joint on Kingsway and Boundary. They are owned by Top Gun Group who also own Richmond Sushi, Top Gun J&C, Top Gun Hot Pot, and Garden City Hot Pot. They have [...]

February 21, 2011 Japanese, Seafood, Tapas, Three Beakers, Victoria-Fraserview/Killarney

Lully’s Sandwich Bar

I posed a question on Twitter “Need suggestions for lunch in Downtown. Any good places that are not the “usual” places to eat at?”, I got a few replies back from the amazing followers! Since it was a nice sunny [...]

February 20, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Streetcart, Three Beakers

Golden Oscar Cafe & Restaurant (Visit #2)

Visit #1 Another visit to Golden Oscars on Rupert Street with a bunch of people before heading out to Boss Night Club to check out an event. Since Oscars can usually accomodate a medium sized group of people, we headed [...]

February 20, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, Renfrew-Collingwood, Three Beakers

Guu

Guu on Thurlow is open for lunch. I heard from PinappleBun that they have great deals under $10. Since I’ve been to Guu for dinner and loved it, I thought lunch would be exciting too. There are a good amount [...]

February 18, 2011 Japanese, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Kimura (Visit #4)

Visit #1 Visit #2 Visit #3 As you probably know now, I am a huge fan of Kimura’s and is kinda my “go to” place to have some great food with friends. Since it was Vday, I made reservations ahead [...]

February 17, 2011 Four Beakers, Japanese, Renfrew-Collingwood, Seafood

Red Robins

This is what happens when you have night classes and are left with little choices of restaurants past 10pm. M, InsecureGirl and I headed over to Red Robins to grab a bite before more studying! The closest Red Robins is [...]

February 15, 2011 Burnaby Cariboo-Lougheed, 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
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