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Campagnolo: Slow Service + Disappointed Meal

Since it was Tuesday and Campagnolo is part of the Telus: Taste of Tuesday, we went to finally try out Campagnolo. They offer a pretty good deal where you get a free appetizer and dessert with purchase of an entrée. [...]

May 9, 2011 Italian, Strathcona, Two Beakers

Hamilton Street Grill: Dinner in Yaletown

I have recently began volunteering for the 48th Annual National Chefs Conference and we had a little get together meeting at Hamilton Street Grill with the Social Media Team and the Chair; we talked about so many amazing things such [...]

May 8, 2011 Three Beakers, Yaletown

Meat & Bread: Tale of the Dry Bread

I was at a conference at SFU Harbour Centre and when it came to lunchtime, a group of us headed over to Meat & Bread. I chose it since it was close and I knew people would just love it. [...]

May 8, 2011 Cafe, Downtown, Two Beakers

Thailicious Cuisine: Delivery Service

It was another adventure looking up food on Yummy Web since M did not want to move or do anything. It was already getting pretty late and there were not many places open…nor did we want to drive. Eventually we [...]

May 7, 2011 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Delivery, Two Beakers

Beentoo Sandwiches and BBQ: Where have you beentoo?

A new restaurant – Beentoo just popped up across the street from where I work. My coworker and I wanted to go try it out. We thought it would be Japanese food since the name is very close to bento. [...]

May 6, 2011 Downtown, Three Beakers

Kalvin’s Restaurant Chowdown Recap

A month or so ago, there was a discussion on Chowtimes about having a chowdown at Kalvin’s Restaurant. After much discussion, Kevin from 604foodtography decided to take charge of the chowdown. He put up a post on his blog and [...]

May 4, 2011 Chinese, Event, Kensington, Three Beakers

Beard Papa’s: Good Desserts For a Bad Day

M was feeling a bit down, so I surprised him with some Beard Papa’s. He loves chocolate, so I thought I would get him one of their cool cakes. I love cream puffs and since Beard Papa’s is in Metrotown, [...]

May 3, 2011 Dessert, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Pearl Drops: Bubble Tea

Pearl Drops was my “high school hang out” many years ago. During our breaks or even after school, we would drive here, drink some Bubble Tea and just chill. Ever since I graduated, I seldom go here even though I live in [...]

May 2, 2011 Bubble Tea, North Burnaby, Two Beakers

Panago Pizza: Beef Taco

Before a meeting, M decided to order a pizza. I let him have free reign to order whatever pizza that he wanted. I am not sure why he chose Panago, but perhaps he likes it. When the pizza arrived, it [...]

May 1, 2011 Coquitlam, Fast Food, Two Beakers

Anton’s Pasta: Large Dinner Portions

It was game 7 of the Canucks vs Blackhawks. The whole city was on the edge of their seats hoping that the Canucks would win. There was so much tention that you couldn’t cut it with a knife. I watched [...]

April 30, 2011 Italian, North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Hee Rae Deung Korean Chinese Restaurant: Jajangmyun

It was another Korean Night with Fabo, TanGuy, M and InsecureGirl. We ventured off to try a new restaurant on North Road that specializes in Jajangmyun, which is Korean black bean noodles. M and Fabo both really wanted some good [...]

April 30, 2011 Coquitlam, Four Beakers, Korean

Cactus Club Cafe: Private Tasting Event

Foodology Disclaimer: This was a fully subsidized private tasting from the managers due to poor service a month ago. This experience does not prove or guarantee 100% on the service and food you might normally get from this restaurant. Refer [...]

April 29, 2011 Cafe, Event, North Burnaby

Good Friends Restaurant: Korean Cafe

Every time I pass by North Road, I always see this Restaurant Called ‘Good Friends’ with a large green clover for their branding. It looked like it was for a younger hip crowd. M, BusanGirl and I finished all our [...]

April 24, 2011 Coquitlam, Korean, Three Beakers

Arturo’s Mexico To Go Food Truck: Awkward Experience

Another stroll near Waterfront and I wanted to check out Arturo’s Mexico To Go. I’ve never heard of a Mexican Themed Food Truck, so I look my lunch break to head on over. They actually have a pretty HUGE food [...]

April 23, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Mexican, Streetcart, Three Beakers

Dim Sum Express Food Truck

All the way near Waterfront Station lies a street cart specializing in Dim Sum. No need to wait for a table and fight with others to get the last egg tart or buns. Have Dim Sum anytime, in your office, [...]

April 22, 2011 Chinese, Downtown, Food Carts, One Beaker, Streetcart

Curry King: HK Style Cafe

M and I were near Metrotown and we do what we do best – eat. After many failed attempts of going to other restaurants, we stuck with Curry King – HK Style Cafe. M wanted to go to Oscars and [...]

April 22, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Bella Gelateria: Old-World Handcrafted Gelato

CandiedZen and I were on a search for some mochi after our day of eating, but it was nowhere to be found…plus we didn’t want to scarf down a whole box of mochi from Konbinya. We decided to satisfy our [...]

April 21, 2011 Dessert, Downtown, Four Beakers, Italian

Big Dogs Street Hots Food Truck

My goal is to try as my food carts as possible while the weather is just fantastic. Next on my list was Big Dogs Street Hots, I have to admit, I walked past it the first time. I thought it [...]

April 19, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Streetcart, Three Beakers