Browsing the "British Columbia" Category

Hida Takayama Ramen in Vancouver: Review

Your next favourite ramen might be from a food court. It’s a bold claim, I know. Vancouver loves ramen and throughout the years, there had been a trend of using heavy broth full of flavour. It’s absolutely delicious but they [...]

January 4, 2019 Japanese, Noodles, Ramen, Robson Street/West End

Fortune Terrace Chinese Cuisine: Dinner in Richmond

Fortune Terrace Chinese Cuisine is a newer restaurant near the Olympic Oval in Richmond. I heard good things about this place, so, for my birthday, we decided to come here for dinner. It’s usually more popular for dim sum as [...]

January 3, 2019 Chinese, Richmond

truLOCAL: Sustainable Meat Delivered to Your Door

truLOCAL is a monthly meat delivery service in Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia. Buying the best local products from farmers and butchers doesn’t have to be hard, but it can be if you don’t know which places to go to [...]

January 2, 2019 British Columbia, Delivery, product

Botanist Restaurant: Morning Breakfast at Fairmont Pacific Rim

The Botanist serves up breakfast daily 7 days a week. Since my friend was visiting from out of town, we decided to come here for breakfast on the weekend to catch up. It’s a great place to hang out as [...]

January 1, 2019 Brunch, Downtown

Search & Rescue Apron Co: Premium Custom Aprons in Vancouver

Search and Rescue Apron Company is located on Granville Island in Vancouver and they specialize in luxury aprons that can be customized and full of style for yourself, gifts and those in different professions. I’ve seen chef’s, bartenders, hair stylists, [...]

December 31, 2018 British Columbia, product

No 1 Dumpling in Vancouver: Review

No 1 Dumpling is a new Chinese Restaurant near Broadway and Burrard specializing in all things dumplings. When I saw it, I needed to come check it out with some friends as we love discovering new hole in the wall [...]

December 30, 2018 Chinese, Kitsilano, Noodles

Rad on Denman: Individual Hot Pots and Bubble Tea in Vancouver

Rad on Denman serves up Taiwanese dishes from individual hot pots, rice and noodle dishes, and bubble tea. You may know them from their first cafe inside Granville Skytrain Station serving up delicious bubble tea. With this Denman location, you [...]

December 29, 2018 Bubble Tea, Hot Pot, Robson Street/West End, Taiwanese, Uncategorized

La Meza Grill: Filipino Food in North Delta

La Meza Grill is family-owned and specializes in traditional Filipino cuisine. They opened in June 2014 and created a menu that captures the richness of Filipino cooking. The cooking is heavily influenced by the Spanish Colonial era and a lot [...]

December 28, 2018 Delta, Filipino

Yuu Japanese Tapas: Volcano Ramen and Miriku Collection in Richmond

Yuu Japanese Tapas is located in Richmond, BC and they serve up contemporary Japanese cuisine. They have a wide menu from appetizers, individualized hot pots, ramen and other items. Earlier in the year, The Original beer Ramen made headlines around [...]

December 27, 2018 Japanese, Noodles, Ramen, Richmond

Bobii Frutii: Instagrammable Bubble Tea in Richmond

Bobii Frutii just opened their first Canadian location in Richmond BC and started in Taiwan, with another location in Singapore. They specialize in Instagrammable bubble teas that don’t have any artificial preservatives, stabilizers, or artificial colouring. The drinks are very [...]

December 26, 2018 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Richmond, Taiwanese

The Macallan Double Cask 12 Years Old Paired with Meat and Cheese

The Macallan Double Cask 12 Years Old is a great gift this holiday. It is available at all government-owned liquor stores across Canada for a pretty affordable price of under $100. The price will fluctuate from province to province, but [...]

December 24, 2018 Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario, product, Quebec, Saskatchewan

Mama’s Dumpling and Coffee in Richmond: Review

Mama’s Dumpling and Coffee is located in South Richmond near a bunch of warehouses. You definitely wouldn’t expect this restaurant to be here, but it has gained quite a level of popularity recently for their delicious homey dumplings. I came [...]

December 23, 2018 Chinese, Noodles, Richmond

Spiritea Drinks: Cold Brewed Teas and Cakes in Richmond (Aberdeen Centre)

Spiritea Drinks is located at Aberdeen Centre and they specialize in cold brewed tea and desserts. They soak the tea leaves in a low-temperature glacial water, which releases the tea tannins and caffeine to produce a smooth and rich tea [...]

December 22, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Richmond

Forêt Noire Pâtisserie: Now Open in Vancouver

There is a new French bakery on West Broadway close to City Hall – Forêt Noire Pâtisserie. They just opened a a few weeks ago serving up delicious treats like croissants, macarons, chocolates, cakes, and beverages. They have a few [...]

December 21, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Fairview

Black Rice Izakaya: 2018 New Winter Menu

Black Rice Izakaya continues to offer seasonal items on top of their regular menu.They are located near the Vancouver Public Library and BC Place. A very convenient location serving up Japanese izakaya, fresh specialty seafood, sushi rolls, sake and cocktails. [...]

December 20, 2018 Downtown, Fusion, Japanese

Empanada Papa: Fresh Empanadas Delivered in Vancouver

Empanada Papa serves up hand made empanadas with unique flavours using fresh, high-quality ingredients. Ian, the man behind Empanada Papa delivered a bunch of savoury empanadas to the office with their sauces to give us a taste of these Spanish [...]

December 17, 2018 British Columbia, Delivery, Spanish

Taco Bell Canada: Triple Double Crunchwrap Review

Taco Bell Canada introduced the new Triple Double Crunchwrap with double the amount of seasoned beef. It comes in original and spicy versions. Looks pretty darn good from the posters and how can you go wrong with more meat and [...]

December 15, 2018 British Columbia, Fast Food

Delicious Holiday Stocking Stuffers with Truffle Pig Farm to Bar Chocolate

With the holidays around the corner, what better way to add a little sweet treat to your family’s stockings than with locally made chocolate company – Truffle Pig Chocolates. Why support local and Direct Trade Truffle Pig Chocolates is based [...]

December 13, 2018 North Burnaby, product