Browsing the "South Burnaby" Category

Fraser Park Restaurant: German Breakfast in Burnaby

It’s been years since my last visit to Fraser Park Restaurant in South Burnaby. M comes all the time without me, but it was time to take my food buddies here to the subburbs to enjoy this hole in the [...]

February 21, 2016 Brunch, German, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Ha Cafe: Vietnamese Cuisine

Ha Cafe is a Vietnamese cafe located in the Old Orchard Centre near Metrotown. KoreanGirl and I wanted to grab some pho but find a place that we haven’t been before. Looking up online, Ha Cafe seemed like a promising restaurant, [...]

January 2, 2016 Cafe, Kid Friendly, lunch, Noodles, South Burnaby, Three Beakers, Vietnamese

Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot: Amazing in the Winter

It’s winter time and when the temperature drops, my friends and I get a craving for Hot Pot. Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot was the closest to our neighbourhood, so we decided to come after work during a weekday. They [...]

December 26, 2015 Chinese, Hot Pot, Kid Friendly, Late Night, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Pearl House Restaurant: Taiwanese Food in South Burnaby

Pearl House Restaurant in South Burnaby in the Edmonds area specializing in casual Taiwanese food. I came here with a few friends for a quick lunch before going to the mall. I haven’t heard too much about this place, but [...]

December 18, 2015 Cafe, South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Two Beakers

Fondway Cafe: Milk Tea and Cake

Fondway Cafe is the latest cafe to open up in South Burnaby right by Metrotown. It is literally a few steps away from the skytrain. They specialize in coffee, tea and asian-inspired pastries. The space is quite nice with a lot [...]

December 8, 2015 Bakery, Bubble Tea, Cafe, Chinese, Kid Friendly, lunch, Sandwich, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Chatime Burnaby: Long Lines, Incorrect Drinks

Chatime Burnaby finally opens up in the suburbs right on Kingsway and Royal Oak just steps away from Boiling Point. I’m a big fan of Chatime when they first opened a few locations around Metro Vancouver since their Roasted Milk [...]

December 6, 2015 Bubble Tea, Chinese, One Beaker, South Burnaby

Sekai Udon Bar: Udon at Metrotown

Sekai Udon Bar is located near The Bay at Metropolis at Metrotown. It opened last year, so it is still fairly new. Sui Sha Ya, an all you can eat Japanese restaurant used to be in this spot.  It’s good [...]

October 23, 2015 Kid Friendly, lunch, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Cafe Eggstatic 雷亭: Birds Nest Bubble Tea

Cafe Eggstatic opened up in Crystal Mall in South Burnaby closer to the end of Summer. They serve up bubble teas and egg waffles. What has differentiated them from some other BBT shops is their use of the birds nest [...]

September 15, 2015 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Chinese, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Camellia Tea & Coffee: Drinks and Dessert

Camellia Tea & Coffee is a few steps away from Royal Oak Skytrain. They serve up coffee, tea and a bunch of delicious treats. During the wind storm in the Lower Mainland last week, they still had power, so people [...]

September 4, 2015 Cafe, Dessert, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Cattle Cafe: Milk Tea and Noodles

Cattle Cafe on Kingsway moved a few stores from their original location. They are a Hong Kong style cafe that has a comfortable fast-casual dining experience. The Kingsway location is their flagship store as they a few more items that [...]

September 3, 2015 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Chinese, Kid Friendly, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Paul’s Sub Shop: That Time I Spent $19 on a Sub

In 5 years of food blogging, I’ve consumed a lot of food and I thought I would start to go to more mom and pop restaurants around town to see if I can find a hidden gem. After browsing the [...]

August 14, 2015 American, Brunch, Cafe, Kid Friendly, lunch, South Burnaby, Two Beakers

Proline Trading: My Wedding Florist

I know this post isn’t about food, but I know it will help someone who is in search of flowers for their wedding in Vancouver or Burnaby on a budget. It was a month before my wedding and I still [...]

July 14, 2015 South Burnaby, wedding

Riverway Clubhouse: My Wedding Venue

It’s been a few months after my wedding and a lot of people have been asking me if I would blog about the wedding since I have a blog. At the time I really had no idea if I would [...]

July 13, 2015 South Burnaby, wedding

Chop n Toss: Healthy Food Court Options

Chop n Toss is a newer addition to the Metropolis at Metrotown Food Court located near The Bay. It’s hard to find a somewhat healthier option at the mall. Most items are deep-fried or reheated. When I saw Chop n [...]

June 27, 2015 Fast Food, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Boiling Point: Personal-Sized Hot Pots in Burnaby

Boiling Point is a Taiwanese hot pot soup specialty restaurant with 2 locations in BC and 15 more in the USA. They are best known for their personalized hot pots and bubble tea. I was invited by ChineseBites and tried all their [...]

June 25, 2015 South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Starbucks: ButterBeer Frappuccino

I was passing by the mall and this sign caught my attention. They actually advertise the butterbeer frappuccino when it’s on their “secret menu” that no one talks about. Some location and some staff may not know how to make [...]

June 3, 2015 Cafe, South Burnaby

Middlegate Aroma Bake House: Bakery in South Burnaby

Middlegate Aroma Bake House is located in South Burnaby close to the Edmonds area. The newest owners have been here for the past 1.5 years serving up a variety of baked goods from all over the world. Throughout the year, they have [...]

January 22, 2015 Bakery, European, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Shanghai Elan Restaurant 上海粗菜館: Dim Sum Time

Shanghai Elan Restaurant is located in Crystal Mall. It takes the place of Pittsburg Cafe, which I’m glad closed down since they did had such horrible food. Crystal Mall probably has the most poorly designed parkade as I like to avoid all life-forms [...]

October 14, 2014 Dim Sum, Shanghai, South Burnaby, Three Beakers