Browsing the "South Burnaby" Category

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

Po King Seafood Restaurant: $158 Set Menu of Disappointment

My parents wanted to have a dinner with the whole family and they decided to choose Po King Seafood Restaurant. My parents usually come here for dim sum and love the portions, quality and price. I was always quite skeptical [...]

March 18, 2012 Chinese, South Burnaby, Two Beakers

Accord Food House: Declining Quality or Just Bad Luck?

Last time I had a great experience at Accord Noodle House, so I decided to come again with InsecureGirl and Gloria (ImBusyEating). Since it’s close to where we all live, we thought we should meet up and chow down on [...]

February 3, 2012 South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Pinkberry: Peanut Butter Crunch is Addictive

Back to Pinkberry again since I just can’t get enough of their frozen yogurt. M hasn’t been to Pinkberry yet, so he really wanted to try what all the fuss is about. Small Size with toppings ($5.55) + Peanut Butter [...]

January 16, 2012 Dessert, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Sushi Izumi: Food Court Sushi

Hello Internet! RomanJ here with another review. Today we check out the Sushi Izumi in the Metrotown food court. During the holidays I spent a lot of time in the mall shopping for gifts. To satisfy my sushi craving without [...]

January 15, 2012 Japanese, South Burnaby, Two Beakers

Kenzo Japanese Noodle House: A Little Dash of Korean

Kenzo Japanese Noodle House is located in South Burnaby and I’ve always heard great things about their noodles. Since there was nothing else to do, I decided to go have a bowl of ramen with M to waste some time. [...]

January 7, 2012 Japanese, Korean, Ramen, South Burnaby, Two Beakers

Godiva: Shakin’ it up with Godiva Shakes

Godiva is a chocolate shop that opened up at Metropolis . They have another location on Robson Street too. They are known for their decadent chocolate creations. I’ve always been a bit turned off to go into Godiva because of [...]

December 31, 2011 Dessert, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Pinkberry @ Metropolis: Swirl Pearls and Swirled Flavours

Pinkberry has opened their newest location at Metrotown. I was really looking forward to this since its always a pain to drive all the way to North Vancouver to get my fix of froyo. I came here with a CCK, [...]

December 5, 2011 Dessert, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Fortune House Seafood Restaurant: Most Rude Service!

BusanGirl really wanted some Dim Sum, so I took her to Fortune House Seafood since it’s in Metrotown. I’ve been there before and I’ve never had any problems here. This visit was quite different and I was pretty annoyed by [...]

November 14, 2011 Chinese, Dim Sum, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

The One: Decent Food, Decent Prices

Since my mechanic is right beside The One, I needed somewhere to kill time. The closest thing was The One for some Taiwanese food. Since I was starving from a long day of school already, I was ready to chow [...]

November 13, 2011 Bubble Tea, Cafe, South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Accord Food House: Amazing Taiwanese Noodles + Desserts

M and I were at Metrotown and we wanted to eat something delicious during the cold cold night. I really wanted noodles since the weather calls for it. My sister kept telling me to go to Accord since they have [...]

November 11, 2011 Cafe, South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Manzano European Bakery: All About The Cookie

Manzano European Bakery relocated at Metrotown closer to The Bay. They have bee in Metrotown for a long long time. They have lots of baked goods, cakes, and sandwiches. What is good about this bakery is that they have gluten-free items [...]

October 23, 2011 Bakery, Dessert, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Nando’s Flame Grilled Chicken: Good chicken, but everything else sucks

I keep having bad experiences at Nando’s, so I decided to give it one last shot. I’ve been to the other Kingsway location, but I thought the mall location couldn’t be too bad. They specialize in peri peri chicken, which [...]

October 19, 2011 Portuguese, South Burnaby, Two Beakers

Tai Wan Restaurant: Amazing Korean Style Chinese Food

I was at Metropolis Comics & Toys near Metrotown buying some KidRobot Figurines, when M wanted to get some food close by. He didn’t want to walk far to find food, so we stayed on the same block to find [...]

August 28, 2011 Chinese, Four Beakers, Korean, South Burnaby

Nao Sushi: Disappointing Food and Service

It was another sushi adventure with M and Fabo. After our final exam, we wanted some sushi in the Metrotown area and found Nao Sushi. People in the area rave about this place and their good food, so I wanted [...]

August 11, 2011 Japanese, Seafood, South Burnaby, Two Beakers

Makoto Japanese Restaurant: South Burnaby Sushi Joint

Makoto is a Japanese restaurant in the Burnaby South area on Royal Oak and Rumble. I don’t normally go close to this area, but M wanted a short dinner meeting with ScarFace, ChinaHat and AwkwardGirl. They are one of the [...]

July 31, 2011 Japanese, Seafood, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Hi Genki: Dining In An Old Folks Home

Located inside the Nikkei Home near Middlegate Mall on Kingsway is an assisted living home for seniors. Of all places, I would not have expected a Japanese restaurant would be inside here. Hi Genki is owned by Fujiya and operated [...]

July 30, 2011 Japanese, Kid Friendly, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

M’s Food Court Corner: The Return of the KFC Double Down

Welcome to another M’s Food Court Corner! Today I tried the Double Down from KFC at Brentwood Mall. Yep, they just had to bring this heart attack in a box back for a limited time. For those who never heard [...]

June 15, 2011 Fast Food, Four Beakers, M's Food Court Corner, South Burnaby