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Boba Essence: Bubble Tea near Olympic Village

Boba Essence is a new Bubble Tea shop that opened up near Olympic Village. My friend knows I love bubble tea, so she thought of me when she heard about this place. Of course, I made sure to stop by [...]

August 22, 2017 Bubble Tea, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Taiwanese

The Tea of Brightness (TTOB): Bubble Tea in Vancouver

The Tea of Brightness or TTOB is a Bubble Tea Cafe from Taiwan. There’s really not much I could really find online, but their cute menu items drew me in. I was with a few friends in the area and [...]

August 20, 2017 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Taiwanese, Two Beakers

Captains Boil Cambie: Cajun Seafood Boil

The Captain’s Boil has just opened on Cambie Street serving up delicious cajun seafood boil. They have open a few locations in Vancouver in the last year. Definitely expanding quickly. We were invited to check out the space and a [...]

August 19, 2017 Cajun/Creole, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Seafood, Three Beakers

Epic Grill Silogs: Philippine Cuisine in New Westminster

Epic Grill Silogs is located in New Westminster near Queensborough Landing by the outlet shops. Hidden away in the residential area is this Filipino restaurant specializing in silogs and sansrival. Interior The space is large and can fit small to large [...]

August 17, 2017 Filipino, New Westminster, Three Beakers

The Arbor: Vegetarian Restaurant on Main Street

The Arbor is a vegetarian restaurant located on Main street created by the minds behind The Acorn. My friend and I decided to come here for dinner to check it out as it was pretty busy, but they still had [...]

August 16, 2017 Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers, Vegetarian

Neptune Chinese Kitchen at Hard Casino in Coquitlam

Neptune Chinese Kitchen recently opened at Hard Rock Casino in Coquitlam. There are currently 12 restaurants under the Neptune Restaurant Group. You’ll notice they have expanded quite quickly in the last few years. You’ll find an array of Chinese dishes [...]

August 15, 2017 Chinese, Coquitlam, Seafood, Three Beakers

McDonalds Canada: 67¢ hamburgers on August 16th

To celebrate 50-years of McDonald’s in Canada, guests from coast-to-coast can enjoy a classic hamburger, at a classic price – in recognition of its 1967 birthday. McDonald’s is serving $0.67 hamburgers on August 16th from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. in every restaurant across Canada, while [...]

August 14, 2017 British Columbia, deals, Fast Food, Promotion

The Brunch Affair at the Shipyards in North Vancouver

I’ve mentioned before that I LOVE brunch, so checking out the Brunch Affair was only natural! The inaugural event was held at the Pipe Shop at the Shipyards in North Vancouver. My good friend, Alvin, attended the event with me. [...]

August 13, 2017 Brunch, Event, North Vancouver

Old Abbey Ales: Craft Beer in Abbotsford

Old Abbey Ales was on our list of craft breweries in Abbotsford. We made this one of our last stops before heading back home. When with my foodie friends, craft beer is always a must. Tasting Room The tasting room [...]

August 13, 2017 Abbotsford, Brewery, Three Beakers

Raven’s Brewing Company: Craft Brewery in Abbotsford

We were in Abbotsford for the weekend doing a mini getaway from Vancouver. We were heading to Castle Fun Park but needed beer to finish off the day. Raven’s Brewing Company was on the list of suggested breweries, so we [...]

August 12, 2017 Abbotsford, Brewery, Three Beakers

Going Across the Border with Modo

I have a corporate Modo account through my employer, but I recently got an individual account for personal trips in and out of town. I love how you can take their cars across the border and it’s a-ok. Their fleet insurance [...]

August 11, 2017 British Columbia, Car, travel

Rocko’s Diner: Archie Themed Milkshakes and Burgers

Rocko’s Diner is a 24 hours diner and is best know for bring in the pilot episode of Riverdale. Since we were passing by Mission, BC, we decided to make a stop for breakfast before heading to Castle Fun Park. [...]

August 9, 2017 Brunch, Diner, Mission, Two Beakers

Richmond Night Market 2017: What We Ate

I went with a few of my foodie friends to the Richmond Night Market and we tried to find some of the most delicious items here. With over 100 food stalls, we only made a tiny dent in comparison to [...]

August 7, 2017 Event, Late Night, Richmond, Streetcart

Soy Stained Devilled Eggs and Dungeness Crab from Egg Farmers of Canada’s Chef Ambassador Trevor Bird

Egg Farmers of Canada invited me to an evening celebrating local eating. While food trends may come and go, eggs are always in style and in season. And, to celebrate the bounty of Canadian produce, Egg Farmers of Canada’s Chef Ambassadors have [...]

August 4, 2017 appetizer, British Columbia

Sustainability at Ford Through Food By-Products

Food by-products, oversupply and other biomaterials are getting a second life in Ford vehicles. This is more important than ever as the world is changing and we only have one planet and scarce resources. We were invited to see first [...]

August 3, 2017 British Columbia, Car, travel

3 Quarters Full Cafe: Sweet Treats and Taiwanese Cuisine

I have a soft spot for Taiwanese comfort food, and 3 Quarters Full provides just that. Roman and I attended the Media Tasting for the cafe’s updated menu. The spread of cakes, sandwiches and teas definitely ramped up our appetites [...]

August 2, 2017 Cafe, Robson Street/West End, Taiwanese

Yui Japanese Bistro: Chefs Reg and Ping introduces new menu

Yui Japanese Bistro is launching new items on their menu this month and we were invited to give these items a try. I love dining here as its like a secret hidden gem in Downtown. They hide inside a business [...]

August 1, 2017 Downtown, Four Beakers, Japanese, Seafood, Sushi

Main Street Brewing: Craft Beer in Mount Pleasant

Main Street Brewing is a bit off Main Street on E 7th Ave. You can fill up your growlers or enjoy an array of their beers. I’ve been here a few times and it’s a nice popular place to hang [...]

July 31, 2017 Brewery, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers