Browsing the "Riley Park/Little Mountain" Category

Dining at the Nat: Pulled Pork Tottine, The Nat Bat, and Oreo Churros

You don’t have to choose between classic baseball snacks and gourmet food while watching the Vancouver Canadians play at the Nat Bailey Stadium. You can have both! We were invited to a media tour to try their 2018 menu. Chef [...]

August 22, 2018 Event, Riley Park/Little Mountain

Boiling Point Main Street: Now Open

Boiling Point opened their latest location on Main Street near King Edward. They are best known for the individual hot pot meals that is perfect for the cold rainy weather in Vancouver. I’ve been to their location several times and [...]

March 4, 2018 Hot Pot, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Three Beakers

O! Taho: Filipino-Style Tofu Dessert on Fraser St

O! Taho has been on my list of places to go to for a while to try their Filipino-style Soya Pudding. There’s only a handful of places to get handmade soya pudding in Metro Vancouver, but I’ve never heard of [...]

September 12, 2017 Dessert, Filipino, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Three Beakers

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

U & I Thai: Thai Cuisine in Vancouver

For our 9 year anniversary, M and I went to U & I Thai Fine Cuisine on Cambie Street for a quick dinner. I’ve never been here before, so it was perfect. We came pretty early in the evening after work [...]

April 14, 2017 Riley Park/Little Mountain, Thai, Three Beakers

BETA5 Chocolates’ Spring Pop-Up Shop

Beta5 Chocolates is back with their Spring Pop Up Shop at 3345 Cambie St (near the corner of 17th and Cambie). They currently have their Springtime in Vancouver 2017 Easter Collection and an upcoming season of ice cream social creations. We were [...]

April 10, 2017 Pop-Up Shop, Riley Park/Little Mountain

BETA5 Chocolates’ Valentine’s Pop-Up

BETA5 Chocolates‘ has launched their Valentine’s Pop-Up on Cambie and 17th in Vancouver. Starting Thursday, February 2 the pop-up will be open 7 days/week from 12 pm – 7 pm until Tuesday, February 14. I came here for a sneak [...]

February 2, 2017 Dessert, Pop-Up Shop, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Specialty Shop

Pho Xe Lua 24: Vietnamese Cuisine in Vancouver

Pho Xe Lua 24 is a little restaurant on Cambie Street serving up traditional Vietnamese food. A few of us came here for dinner an event. We all haven’t been to this restaurant yet, so we decided to come in [...]

January 8, 2017 Noodles, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Three Beakers, Vietnamese

TMIX Butterfly Lover Series: Blue Coloured Tea

TMIX tea & dessert bar is located on Cambie and they recently introduced their Butterfly Lover Series of new drinks using Butterfly Pea Flower that gives a natural vibrant colour to their creation of drinks. The Butterfly Pea Flower is an ancient [...]

November 3, 2016 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Dessert, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Three Beakers

Nat Bailey Stadium: 3-Foot-Long Yard Hot Dog and More

Nat Bailey Stadium has cranked up some cool menu items for the 2016 Vancouver Canadians baseball games. From baseball game classics like burgers and nachos to sushi and the new 3-foot-long Yard Dog, the Nat has something for all fans. When at the [...]

August 28, 2016 American, Event, Riley Park/Little Mountain

Mui Garden: Curry Beef Brisket and Fried Rice

Mui Garden is a Hong Kong style Cafe and they have been around for so long that it just makes me feel nostalgic every time I dine here. The hand written posters on the walls in all Chinese characters, the big [...]

December 3, 2015 Cafe, Chinese, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Three Beakers

Rocky Mountain Flatbread Co: Flatbread Pizza on Main Street

Rocky Mountain Flatbread Co has 3 locations in Vancouver. One on Main St, Park Royal and another in Kitsilano. They are best known for their pizza making parties as its fun for families or a large group of friends. They currently [...]

December 1, 2015 Farm to Table, Italian, Kid Friendly, pizza, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Three Beakers

Fraser Court Seafood Restaurant: Dinner Feast

Fraser Court Seafood Restaurant opened up in 2009 and serves up dim sum, dinner and can cater to large events like weddings. They can hold up to 500 people. We came here for a ChineseBites dinner with other bloggers during [...]

August 5, 2015 Chinese, Kid Friendly, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Seafood, Three Beakers

Itadakimasu Izakaya: Japanese Food on Main

Itadakimasu Izakaya is a Japanese restaurant on Main street. They are only open for dinner and they have some good drink specials at night. We came here for a triple birthday party as they had great drink specials and good [...]

April 24, 2014 Izakaya, Japanese, Late Night, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Seafood, Sushi, Three Beakers
Crave on Main

Crave on Main: Goodbye My Favourite Burger

Crave on Main is coming to a close today – September 29th, 2013 after 7.5 years in operation. When M and I found out, we were quite sad because we were convinced they had the best burger in town. We [...]

September 29, 2013 Canadian, Four Beakers, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Sandwich, WestCoast
Shameful Tiki Room

Shameful Tiki Room: Get Fired Up

During a group outing with my coworkers, we came to the Shameful Tiki Room . It’s on Main and 28th. What we found strange about this place is that you go through the door, then you have to go through [...]

August 23, 2013 American, Bar and Grill, Late Night, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Three Beakers
Beefy Beef Noodle House

Beefy Beef Noodle House: Beef Beef Beef

M and I tried going to Zakkushi without a reservation, but we would have to wait over an hour for a table. So, we opted to eating at Beefy Beef Noodle House as we’ve heard they had good Taiwanese food. Seeing [...]

August 17, 2013 Cafe, Noodles, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Taiwanese, Three Beakers