Browsing the "Richmond" Category

Yuan’s Chuan Chuan Xiang 袁记串串香温哥华店: Hot Pot in Richmond

Yuan’s Chuan Chuan Xiang is located inside Aberdeen Mall on the second floor. They specialize in Chengdu region of HotPot. They have many locations all over China and also one in Amsterdam too. Chengdu is the capital of southwestern China’s [...]

May 14, 2019 Hot Pot, Richmond

Globe@YVR: Dining at Fairmont Vancouver Airport

Globe@YVR is the restaurant inside the Fairmont Vancouver Airport and is quite popular among travellers to and from the Vancouver International Airport, as well as locals. They boast a solid afternoon tea, brunch, as well as lunch and dinner made [...]

April 29, 2019 Richmond, Seafood

[Sneak Peek] Matcha Cafe Maiko in Richmond

The long awaited opening of Matcha Cafe Maiko in Metro Vancouver, specifically Richmond is just days away with a Grand Opening of May 2, 2019. Matcha Cafe Maiko is a popular matcha cafe in Hawaii known of their fun and [...]

April 26, 2019 Cafe, Dessert, Richmond

[Sneak Peek] Ramen Taka in Aberdeen Centre

Ramen Taka has opened their second location at Aberdeen Centre on the 2nd floor. Their first location is on Bidwell and Robson Street. They are best known for their delicious broth that is topped with seasoned Hokkaido lard. It is [...]

April 24, 2019 Japanese, Ramen, Richmond

Anar: Persian Cuisine in Richmond

Hidden away in President’s Plaza in Richmond is AnAr, a stall specializing in Persian Cuisine. Take the escalator up to the second floor and you’ll find it in the back of the food court. I’ve heard lots of good things [...]

April 18, 2019 Persian, Richmond

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

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

Spiritea Launches Brown Sugar Peach Jelly

Spiritea just launched their brand new drink – Brown Sugar Peach Jelly as their alternative to Brown Sugar Milk Tea. It is their healthier and upgraded version of the Brown Sugar Milk Tea that has been popping up all over [...]

February 24, 2019 Cafe, Richmond

Bobii Frutii Richmond: We Tried 10 Items on the Menu

We are back at Bobii Frutii in Richmond BC to try even more items off the menu with some friends. Last time we only made a small dent in the menu, but there is so much more to try beyond [...]

February 21, 2019 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Richmond

Tsujiri Richmond: Japanese Savoury Dishes and Desserts at the Patisserie

Tsujiri finally opened in Richmond, BC after a long anticipated wait. They specialize in Japanese matcha desserts that are just addictive. I went to their Edmonton location last year and was surprised their concept in Vancouver is a bit different. [...]

February 16, 2019 Cafe, Dessert, Noodles, Richmond

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

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

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

[Sneak Peek] Pokey Okey: Luxurious $100 Poke Bowl in Richmond

Pokey Okey in Richmond, BC is serving up a luxurious creation – The Ruby Bowl that will sell for $100 from Friday December 7th till Sunday December 9th in limited quantities. We had a sneak peek of what to expect. [...]

December 4, 2018 Hawaiian, Richmond

Richmond’s Dumpling Trail: Self-Guided Dumpling Tour

The Dumpling Trail is still on-going with new restaurants that have been added this year, this collection of 20 restaurants serves up some delicious dumplings. You can go to one restaurant or up to as many as you want depending [...]

November 28, 2018 Richmond, travel

Shine Valley Lamb Soup: Chinese Lamb Soup, Dumplings, and Skewers in Richmond

Shine Valley Lamb Soup is located in Richmond and they specialize in exactly what their name suggests – lamb soup. I met up with a few friends and headed here for lunch as we heard it was good. They started [...]

November 19, 2018 Chinese, Richmond