Browsing the "South Burnaby" Category

Shiny Tea: Bubble Tea in Crystal Mall

Shiny Tea is a new Bubble Tea shop established in Taiwan back in 2005 and have now opened their second location in Canada inside Crystal Mall in South Burnaby. They have over 360 shops around the world in countries such as [...]

July 5, 2016 Bubble Tea, South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Two Beakers

Victory Seafood Restaurant: All Day Dim Sum

Victory Seafood Restaurant is located on the 2nd level of Crystal Mall close to the food court. They serve dim sum into the late afternoon. What I love about dim sum is that the dishes can range from very tame like [...]

June 23, 2016 South Burnaby, Two Beakers

Chachi’s: Sandwiches at Metrotown

Chachi’s is the newest addition to the Metropolis food court in South Burnaby. They are originally from Calgary and now they have their first location in BC. There are plans to open 2 more locations at Crossiron Mills and Tsawwassen Mills. Their [...]

April 21, 2016 Canadian, Fast Food, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Sandwich, South Burnaby

Dinesty: Dumpling House in South Burnaby

Dinesty has a brand new location in South Burnaby under the Elements building. It is a few minutes away from Metropolis at Metrotown. They are best known for the Xiao Long Bao aka steamed pork dumplings. Since foodies like to get [...]

April 6, 2016 Dim Sum, Kid Friendly, Shanghai, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

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