Browsing the "Richmond" Category

Pajo’s Fish & Chips: Down By The Sea

I’ve heard the Pajo’s in Steveston is quite popular for Fish & Chips, so it was time for a visit. Pajo’s is located on a dock, which floats on top of the green murky water and it’s attached to the waterfront by [...]

August 24, 2011 Richmond, Seafood, Three Beakers

Screamers Soft Serve & Treats: I Scream For Ice Cream…and Slurpee

A long time ago, there was a shop at Metrotown that served up a delicious blend of ice cream and slurpee. It was one of the highlights of going to Metrotown with my parents. I was so devastated when it shut down. [...]

August 23, 2011 Dessert, Richmond, Three Beakers

Hog Shack: Burnt Ends Adventure

One day, I was in class and I get a message on Twitter from @Kathygko about an EatUp at Hogshack. She heard they had the burnt ends available, so she grouped a bunch of people together to chowdown on the [...]

May 22, 2011 BBQ, Richmond, Three Beakers

Felico’s: The Greek Restaurant in Richmond

It was divaD’s 22nd Birthday and he held his birthday at Felico’s! The name Felico’s rang a bell but I really couldn’t point my finger where I heard of it before. After Googling the name of the restaurant, it is [...]

April 5, 2011 Greek, Richmond, Three Beakers

Well Tea (Richmond)

After dinner at Man Ri Sung, M, InsecureGirl, FragileBoy and I wanted to stay in Richmond to chill a bit. We wandered and ended up at Well Tea. Well Tea is a Chinese cafe, so it serves up bubble tea, [...]

March 15, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, Late Night, Richmond, Three Beakers

Man Ri Sung with Chowtimes

I was super excited when I signed up to attend the Duck Feast at Man Ri Sung with Chowtimes and a bunch of other people. I brought along with me – M, Fragileboy, InsecureGirl, and MedicalGiraffe. I have been to [...]

March 13, 2011 Event, Korean, Richmond

SportsTown Taverna

Last week, I did a 3 hour lesson on Archery. Boy…was it ever fun. I’m not a Robin Hood yet, nor can i shoot an apple off your head…but I can ensure you that I can hit one of your [...]

February 5, 2011 Pub/Bar, Richmond, Two Beakers

Red Star Seafood

The family went to Red Star Seafood Restaurant in Richmond. They are another large Chinese restaurant specializing in Dim Sum for Lunch and large dinners at night. When we asked if Red Star was affiliated with the Red Star in [...]

January 19, 2011 Chinese, Richmond, Seafood, Three Beakers

Leisure Tea & Coffee (Visit #2)

Last time I visited here for just tea. This time I went with InsecureGirl and  KoreanGirl to revist this place to check out more of what they had to offer. We got one of the Oriental Style Combo for 2 [...]

January 14, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Richmond, Two Beakers

Leisure Tea & Coffee

After eating massive amounts with FinanceGirl and SFUPretender, we decided we needed a break from all the food to have some tea. The first place in mind to just chill and have tea was Leisure Cafe on Alexandra Road. The [...]

January 14, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, Richmond, Three Beakers

Bubble Fruity

Bubble Fruity is an authentic HK dessert shop in Richmond. I have always been craving for good Mango sago cream, but I could never find it in BC… until now. They are quite popular. We asked the owners if they [...]

January 12, 2011 Chinese, Dessert, Four Beakers, Richmond

salle de the Tea Room @ 113

salle de thé Tea Room is a tea, dessert, and wine place in Richmond. Insecuregirl and I bought 4 coupons from IndulgeLiving to go to salle de thé Tea Room. We were really glad we got the coupons because our [...]

January 4, 2011 Dessert, Richmond, Two Beakers

Frappe Bliss and Qoola in Aberdeen Mall

Frappe Bliss serves up flavoured shaved ice at Aberdeen Mall. The flavours can range from Mango to Peanut. This little kiosk is actually owned by Fairchild. Isn’t that interesting? It’s like they practically own most of everything in the mall. [...]

December 23, 2010 Dessert, Richmond, Two Beakers

Excellent Tofu & Snack Ltd

Excellent Tofu and Snack LTD. looks pretty sketchy from the outside but they make some amazing tofu dessert. Perfect for a snack or after dinner dessert….or if you are a tofu fanatic…you would just come here anytime. The inside looks [...]

December 19, 2010 Chinese, Dessert, Four Beakers, Richmond

Shoryumen, Fumisen and Bakudanyaki Foodcarts

SFUPretender highly recommended we visit the 3 foodcarts in Richmond near River Rock Casino, so we decided to take a trip! I’ve heard people talk about the foodcarts, but never really had an urge to go until now. The famous [...]

December 12, 2010 Four Beakers, Japanese, Richmond, Seafood, Streetcart, Three Beakers, Two Beakers

Yavis Cafe

My favorite place in Richmond for tea and dessert is Yavis Café. Since Medical Giraffe made a frozen cheesecake the other day, I wanted to show her a place that served Glacier Cheesecake. When you first enter the café, you [...]

August 11, 2010 Cafe, Dessert, Richmond, Three Beakers