Browsing the "British Columbia" Category

When Japadog goes to SFU

Japadog comes up to the SFU Burnaby Campus once in a while to help support student clubs or charities. It’s really great that they support students and their causes. The last time they were at SFU, they helped out with [...]

June 25, 2011 Food Carts, Japanese, North Burnaby

Good Late Night Eats at “The Refinery”

Hello Internet! It’s Roman J here with another food post. Today I explore a hidden gem in downtown Vancouver. After attending the Bruno Mars concert with Abbytizer, we were on the hunt for quality food. Not just fast food or [...]

June 24, 2011 Downtown, Four Beakers, Tapas

Sanpachi Ramen: Offers up Vegetarian Ramen

I love ramen places that have combos. I really just can’t stand eating just a huge bowl of ramen. I am the type of person that just wants a little bit of everything. One thing I noticed about their menu [...]

June 21, 2011 Four Beakers, Japanese, Robson Street/West End

East Fusion Food: “Design Your Own Combo” Lunch

Mandu and I were out to lunch again. We always seem to have similar working schedules, so it just seems right to grab lunch since we are a skytrain apart. One day. I was passing by Tinseltown, I saw this [...]

June 19, 2011 Chinese, Gastown, lunch, Three Beakers

M’s Food Court Corner: The Return of the KFC Double Down

Welcome to another M’s Food Court Corner! Today I tried the Double Down from KFC at Brentwood Mall. Yep, they just had to bring this heart attack in a box back for a limited time. For those who never heard [...]

June 15, 2011 Fast Food, Four Beakers, M's Food Court Corner, South Burnaby

Cham Mani: Good Quick Lunch Combos

A new Korean restaurant opened up on Pender and I just wanted to check it out. The interior seemed very simple and would work for a quick lunch. Cham Mani serves the usual Korean dishes such as Kimbop, Ramyun, Duk [...]

June 15, 2011 Downtown, Korean, lunch, Three Beakers

Big Orange: Fresh Fruit BBT at Metro

Just before watching the movie at Metrotown, M and I decided to get a drink at Big Orange. Big Orange has been in Metrotown for a while selling bubble tea.  A few years ago, their shop was shaped like a [...]

June 14, 2011 Bubble Tea, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Jimoco Cafe & Pasta: 2 for 1 Pasta

JoJoCake’s Birthday was here and she wanted suggestions to have a small get together. Fabo always keeps telling me to go to Jimoco Café & Pasta to try their pasta. Since it was close to where JojoCake wanted to eat, [...]

June 9, 2011 Coquitlam, Italian, Korean, Three Beakers

Vallarta’s Mexican Restaurant: Amazing Hole in the Wall

M has discovered that Vallarta’s Mexican Restaurant has one of the best Mexican foods in Vancouver. A few months ago, M wanted to take me here, but then as the girl I am, I scolded him for taking me to [...]

June 8, 2011 Four Beakers, Mexican, Renfrew-Collingwood

Junsei River Japanese Restaurant: Horrible Bento Boxes

I went to Junsei River Japanese Restaurant for lunch since it was on Robson St. and I was craving a good ol’ bento box. The restaurant is a bit narrow but it still has enough room. Junsei River Japanese restaurant [...]

June 6, 2011 Downtown, Japanese, One Beaker

Bubble World: Good to chill but BBT is mediocre

Bubble World is a great place to just chill with friends. TaxMan was back in town, so it just seemed right to catch up with him, M and Scarface. We decided to go to the North Road Bubble Word location [...]

June 6, 2011 Bubble Tea, Coquitlam, Two Beakers

Guu Garden: Amazing Dinner with the Girls

Nothing says fun like heading to dinner after a long day of work and school. Mandu, KoreanGirl and I decided to head over to Guu Garden to check out their dinner menu. The interior is nice! We started with a [...]

June 5, 2011 Downtown, Four Beakers, Japanese, Seafood, Tapas

Glowbal Grill Steaks and Satay: Steak Tartare is so good!

ConsultingGirl, Fabo, CanuckGirl and I took a trip to Glowbal for the Telus Taste of Tuesday. I don’t normally go to such high priced restaurants because as a student…well…I don’t have that much money to splurge.  Plus, who could resist [...]

June 5, 2011 Three Beakers, WestCoast, Yaletown

The Ladle: Vegetarian + Vegan +Gluten-Free Options

One good thing about SFU is that they have a shop that offers vegan and healthy vegetarian cuisine at decent prices. They have soups, salads, wraps and other random things. They are located in the Maggie Benson Center near Convocation [...]

June 3, 2011 North Burnaby, Two Beakers, Vegetarian

Mr. Ho’s Wonton House: Came for Noodles, Got Rice Instead

It’s no surprise to you that I like to go out to eat during game days to avoid the crazy Canucks madness. I am a horrible Vancouverite, but my love of eating is stronger than suffering from anxiety of watching [...]

June 3, 2011 Chinese, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Gorilla Food: For Vegans + Gluten-Free Foods

I am slowly running out of places for lunch near my work area, but then I found this little place – Gorilla Food. They are a restaurant serving vegetarian and organic food. I thought their entire look of their store [...]

June 2, 2011 Downtown, Three Beakers, Vegetarian

WE. Coffee: Waffles + Dessert

WE Coffee opened up a few months ago and I have always wanted to try it out. I love waffles, so I am always on the look out! It doesn’t look like there is a lot of seats inside when [...]

June 1, 2011 Cafe, Dessert, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Nuba: Amazing for Lunch

Since another one of my coworkers was leaving, it was another lunch outing at the office. We chose Nuba since it was a decent walk from the office and has a reputation for delicious food. They did not take reservations, [...]

May 31, 2011 Downtown, Four Beakers, lunch, Middle Eastern