Browsing the "South Burnaby" Category

Healthfare: Counting those Calories

Healthfare is a restaurant located in Market Crossing on Marine Drive. They have salads, smoothies, sandwiches, and other healthier items. M and I were passing by and thought we should try it out instead of going to McDonalds. All the [...]

September 23, 2014 Gluten Free Options, Kid Friendly, South Burnaby, Two Beakers

Cafe Joie: Shaved Ice, Coffee, and Waffles

Cafe Joie is an independent cafe near Metrotown. I came here with Gastrofork and FoodQueen to catch up over some coffee and treats. You can easily take the Skytrain to Metrotown and then walk a block away from the mall. [...]

July 11, 2014 Bakery, Cafe, Dessert, Korean, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Cafe Joie: Coffee and Buns in South Burnaby

It’s about time there is a nice independent cafe near Metrotown. What more do you need than coffee and some yummy pastries with friends. KoreanGirl and I were killing time before dinner, so we headed to Cafe Joie for a [...]

June 3, 2014 Cafe, Dessert, Four Beakers, Korean, South Burnaby

Kamamarui Ramen: Korean-Style Ramen

My sister and another friend highly recommended Kamamarui in South Burnaby for some delicious eats. They opened up near the end of last year and is know for their ramen and their “bomb”. The pictures looked great online, so I [...]

March 4, 2014 Japanese, Korean, Noodles, Ramen, South Burnaby, Two Beakers
Hi Genki

Hi Genki: Pork Katsu Curry and Bento Boxes

M and I came here a few years ago and loved their food, so we are back and ready to chow down on more food here. Hi Genki is inside the Nikkei Home near Middlegate Mall on Kingsway. It’s an [...]

December 30, 2013 Japanese, Kid Friendly, South Burnaby, Three Beakers
Tealips Bubble Tea & Coffee

Tealips Bubble Tea & Coffee: Waffle and Shaved Ice

Finding good dessert in Burnaby is tough! A few months ago, I came here and I was hooked! Good waffles and dessert is in Burnaby. We drove from Coquitlam just to get some yummy waffles. They are open quite late, so [...]

December 29, 2013 Cafe, Dessert, South Burnaby, Three Beakers
Boiling Point

Boiling Point 沸點臭臭鍋: Individual Hot Pot

Boiling Point is a US chain of Taiwanese personal size hotpots. You can find them mostly in California, Seattle and Vancouver. It was a cold day in Vancouver and we wanted something warm and comforting. What better way to warm [...]

December 17, 2013 South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Two Beakers
Tealips Bubble Tea & Coffee

Tealips Bubble Tea & Coffee: Waffles in South Burnaby

Tealips Bubble Tea & Coffee is located in South Burnaby behind Highgate Mall. It took me a while to find the place. There is parking out front, but if it’s a busy time, it would be best to park at [...]

October 20, 2013 Cafe, Dessert, South Burnaby, Three Beakers
O Grill Yakiniku

O Grill Yakiniku: Setting Fire to the Grill

O Grill Yakiniku is located on Newton Street close to Kingsway. It’s a bit hidden, so you definitely need to rely on Google Maps to get here. They serve Taiwanese and Japanese food. I came here with the lovely Chinesebites [...]

October 16, 2013 BBQ, Japanese, South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Two Beakers
Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot

Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot: Hot Pot in Burnaby

Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot has several locations around the world in the United States, China, Japan, and Canada. In the Vancouver area, there is one in Richmond and most recently their Burnaby location just opened. They have all you [...]

September 22, 2013 All You Can Eat, Chinese, South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt: Now in South Burnaby

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt opened a new location at Highgate Village in South Burnaby. It has a good location as there are gyms and grocery stores in the village.  The space is pretty big and it is a great place to [...]

August 21, 2013 Dessert, South Burnaby, Three Beakers
Arby's Loaded Curly Fries

Arby’s: Loaded Curly Fries

Whenever we’re at the food court, we kinda like to see what new products are being created by fast food chains. It’s kind of a weird obsession of mine. Also, Arby‘s is one of my favorite fast food chains. Seriously, [...]

April 15, 2013 Fast Food, South Burnaby
Ali Shan restaurant

Ali Shan Restaurant: Meal Under $10

Ali Shan Restaurant is a Taiwanese Restaurant located in Crystal Mall. I was in the area with my coworker and we wanted some lunch before heading back to the office, so we went to Ali Shan for a quick bite. [...]

March 31, 2013 Cafe, South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Two Beakers
Cattle Cafe

Cattle Cafe: All About the Laksa

Cattle Cafe has now opened 3 other locations in Richmond, Edmonds, and another on Kingsway. I usually just go to the original locations on Kingsway and Nelson. It’s open late and you get good value for what you pay. The [...]

January 28, 2013 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Chinese, South Burnaby, Three Beakers
Shanghai Elan Restaurant

Shanghai Elan Restaurant: Signature Dishes

Foodology Disclaimer: I was invited by ChineseBites to try Shanghai Elan Restaurant’s dishes with a few other bloggers. The service is not representative of their usual service since they knew we were coming. Shanghai Elan Restaurant is located in Crystal Mall. It takes [...]

January 8, 2013 Shanghai, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

House of Wings Restaurant & Lounge: 37 Cent Wings on Sundays

House of Wings Restaurant and Lounge is located in Highgate Mall in South Burnaby. They are quite popular on Sundays for $0.37 cent wings on Sundays. There are no lineups unlike Wings a few blocks away. People usually come here [...]

September 19, 2012 Bar and Grill, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Potter’s Garden Korean BBQ: Bibimbap, Seolleongtang, tteok-manduguk, and Sangyetang

Potter’s Garden Korean BBQ (항아리갈비) is located on Kingsway in South Burnaby a few blocks away from Metropolis. This restaurant opened a few years ago and serves up traditional Korean cuisine. They have a happy hour special from 10am to [...]

September 17, 2012 Korean, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Arby’s: Good Mood Food in a Food Court

I’m sure it’s no surprise that I have a secret addiction to fast food. Give me a burger and fries and I’ll slurp it right up. M and I were at Metrotown in the food court and were feeling hungry, [...]

July 12, 2012 American, Fast Food, Food for Thought, South Burnaby