Browsing the "British Columbia" Category

Xiang Yuan Qiao: Noodles in Coquitlam

Xiang Yuan Qiao is a Chinese noodle shop in Coquitlam that specializes in Yunnan Bridge Noodle. There are a few locations around Metro Vancouver. Since it’s fairy new, I took the family out here for lunch. Interior There are lots [...]

April 15, 2019 Bubble Tea, Coquitlam, Noodles

iTofu: Tofu Pudding and Drinks in Richmond

iTofu is a new tofu shop that has opened up in Richmond and got their start at the Richmond Night Market years ago. They serve up a variety of items from sweet to savoury. They recently won best tofu dessert [...]

April 12, 2019 Cafe, Dessert, Richmond

[Sneak Peek] White Spot: New Avocado Beyond Burger and Southwest Power Bowl

White Spot is adding Beyond Burger patties to their burger and salad menu, which is a 100% plant-based burger patty that is very great alternative to meat patties. After a few other Fast Food chains adopted the Beyond Burger last [...]

April 11, 2019 British Columbia, burger, Vegetarian

Masita Korean Restaurant in Burnaby: Review

Masita Korean Restaurant on Kingsway in Burnaby is serving up traditional Korean cuisine in this space. Masita translates to ‘yummy’ in Korean. They have been around for a few years but I haven’t made a visit until now for lunch. [...]

April 10, 2019 Burnaby Central, Korean

Handworks Coffee Studio: Cafe and Antique Store in Burnaby

Handworks Coffee Studio is hidden away on the border of Burnaby and New Westminster serving up coffee, tea, and treats in an ornate space filled with antiques reminiscent of childhood. They opened up this shop on May 2017 after a [...]

April 8, 2019 Burnaby Central, Cafe

Ding Tea Taiwanese Tea House: Now Open in Vancouver

Ding Tea is a new bubble tea shop near Renfrew and 2nd in Vancouver, It is a Taiwanese bubble tea franchise with over 600 stores worldwide. There are 2 other locations in Toronto and Victoria, but now a third in [...]

April 6, 2019 Bubble Tea, Renfrew-Collingwood, Uncategorized

Koyuki Sapporo Ramen: Rice and Noodles in Downtown Vancouver

Koyuki Sapporo Ramen is located in Downtown Vancouver on Jervis and Robson Street. They specialize in Miso ramen which was originally from Sapporo city in Hokkaido. We were invite to try a variety of items off the menu from ramen, [...]

April 5, 2019 Fusion, Ramen, Robson Street/West End

The Ooleaf Tea Lounge: Bubble Tea Shop in Richmond

A new bubble tea shop is in town and it’s The Ooleaf Tea Lounge located right beside Aberdeen Skytrain Station. They are currently in their soft opening phase and are working out any kinks before their grand opening. They specialize [...]

April 1, 2019 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Richmond

[Sneak Peek] The Study Public House at SFU Burnaby

After a much needed refresh of the SFU Pub at the Maggie Benson Centre on the Burnaby Campus, Joseph Richard Group took over the space and give it new life as The Study Public House. Being an SFU Alumni, I [...]

March 31, 2019 North Burnaby, Pub/Bar

JJ’s Restaurant: Lunch Buffet at Vancouver Community College (Downtown)

JJ’s Restaurant does lunch buffet for one day out of the month. Usually, they have a 3 course lunch menu for $23 or a la carte options. I’ve dined many times at JJ’s Restaurant as well as VCC’s other dining [...]

March 30, 2019 Buffet, Downtown

Passion Tearoom: Bubble Tea in Downtown Vancouver

Passion Tearoom is a bubble tea shop on Howe and Nelson in Downtown Vancouver. They pride themselves for using real fruits in their smoothies and real tea in their bubble tea beverage. A few people told me to check it [...]

March 25, 2019 Bubble Tea, Downtown

Old Street 老街小吃: Chinese Crepe and Taiwanese beef noodle soup in Burnaby

Old Street 老街小吃 is a restaurant located across from Metropolis at Metrotown specializing in Chinese Crepes and Taiwanese beef noodle soup. There’s more and more new restaurants in the area and it’s good to see plenty of options. We were [...]

March 24, 2019 Bubble Tea, South Burnaby, Taiwanese

20th Annual Healthy Chef BC Competition: Recap

The 20th Annual BCPMA Healthy Chef Competition happened on March 20th at the Hyatt Regency in Downtown Vancouver co-hosted by BC Produce Marketing Association and BC Chefs’ Association (BCCA) . The event welcomed over 500 guests to showcase the use [...]

March 22, 2019 British Columbia, Event

Colour See See: Shanghainese Dumplings in Burnaby

Colour See See is a new Shanghainese Dumpling shop located in Burnaby right across from Metropolis at Metrotown. I heard from a few people that I have to check this place out, so a few of us decided to come [...]

March 19, 2019 Shanghai, South Burnaby

Banh Mi Saigon: Vietnamese Sandwiches in Vancouver

Banh Mi Saigon is a quaint family owned banh mi shop on Victoria Drive. A lot of people rave about this being one of the best banh mi shops in Vancouver, so I had to come here to give it [...]

March 18, 2019 Renfrew-Collingwood, Vietnamese

M8: West Coast and Asian Fusion in Vancouver

M8 is a West Coast and Asian fusion restaurant so you will see the flavours of East meets West reflected on their menu. They have been open for the last year right in Downtown Vancouver by the Burrard Street Bridge. [...]

March 17, 2019 Downtown, Fusion

Usagi Sweets: Japanese Sweets in Vancouver

Usagi Sweets is a small shop with Japanese pastries like mochi mochi, brownies, cookies, and other sweet treats. It is run by the daughter of the owners of the now defunct Basho Cafe, which has now become Yama Cafe after [...]

March 16, 2019 Cafe, Dessert, Fairview, Japanese

DD Mau: Modern Vietnamese Cuisine in Chinatown

DD Mau opened their second location in Chinatown with an expanded menu and bar. Their original location in Yaletown has a limited menu and mostly serve Banh Mi sandwiches. I’ve been here several times since their opening but finally had [...]

March 14, 2019 Chinatown, Fusion, Vietnamese