Browsing the "South Burnaby" Category

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

Big Orange: Fresh Fruit BBT at Metro

Just before watching the movie at Metrotown, M and I decided to get a drink at Big Orange. Big Orange has been in Metrotown for a while selling bubble tea.  A few years ago, their shop was shaped like a [...]

June 14, 2011 Bubble Tea, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Mr. Ho’s Wonton House: Came for Noodles, Got Rice Instead

It’s no surprise to you that I like to go out to eat during game days to avoid the crazy Canucks madness. I am a horrible Vancouverite, but my love of eating is stronger than suffering from anxiety of watching [...]

June 3, 2011 Chinese, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Qoola: Do It Yourself Frozen Yogurt

I was just at Metrotown and I had a little sweet tooth craving. I really didn’t want anything unhealthy or anything super sweet and chocolately. As I strolled around, I decided to go to Qoola. They have ‘do it yourself’ [...]

May 24, 2011 Dessert, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

The One: Good Alternative to Bubble World

SkinnyBones was back in town after 1.5 years of exchange to Korea. Flo and I decided to meet up with her to catch up over some food near Kingsway. Since The One on Kingsway looks super cool, we decided to [...]

May 23, 2011 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Chinese, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Beard Papa’s: Good Desserts For a Bad Day

M was feeling a bit down, so I surprised him with some Beard Papa’s. He loves chocolate, so I thought I would get him one of their cool cakes. I love cream puffs and since Beard Papa’s is in Metrotown, [...]

May 3, 2011 Dessert, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Curry King: HK Style Cafe

M and I were near Metrotown and we do what we do best – eat. After many failed attempts of going to other restaurants, we stuck with Curry King – HK Style Cafe. M wanted to go to Oscars and [...]

April 22, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Fraser Park Restaurant: Truly Hole in the Wall

After reading Food For Buddha food blog, they seem to have fallen in love with Fraser Park Restaurant. Since Fraser Park Restaurant is basically in the middle of nowhere, its always hard to find the time to make the trek [...]

April 14, 2011 Brunch, Four Beakers, German, Kid Friendly, South Burnaby

Libo Cafe

M wanted to go to Crystal Mall to buy some cheap cables for his TV/computer monitor since his HDMI cord was malfunctioning. Since we were both a bit hungry, we went to Libo Cafe at the Crystal Mall food court. [...]

April 4, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, South Burnaby, Two Beakers

Kura Japanese Restaurant

Since I go to Bubble Word often at Night, I always pass by Kura and it is always closed. Their ornate Japanese doors have always made me curious about this place. This curiosity made me look up every single Urbanspoon [...]

January 15, 2011 Japanese, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Cattle Cafe

Cattle Cafe may sound familiar if you have been to Cattle Hot Pot in Richmond on Alexandra Road. Same company, different style of food. Cattle Cafe is a Hk style cafe serving up delicious meal…and are famous for their noodles. [...]

January 14, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Bubble World

Bubble World on Kingsway is a popular location for tons of university students to hang out and have a BBT or a light meal. I know I come here when I am bored and have nothing to do for the [...]

January 13, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, South Burnaby

No 1 Beef Noodle House (Visit #2)

Since M, InsecureGirl, FragileBoy and I wanted to get some Bubble tea and quick snacks… we decided to go to No 1 Beef Noodle House. As usual, we always get the Salt and Peppery Chicken. This time we asked for [...]

January 13, 2011 Chinese, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

No. 1 Beef Noodle House

No. 1 Beef Noodle House is located near Moscrop Secondary School. I really love going to this place with friends for some snacks or late night chit chat/ gossip sessions. Once, we actually spent about 4 hours there just eating [...]

November 27, 2010 Chinese, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Thai House Royale

Thai House Royale has been around for a long time. My parents come here all the time because they have a large variety in their menu and it is not all traditional Thai cuisines. For some dishes they add a [...]

October 26, 2010 South Burnaby, Thai, Three Beakers

Nando’s Flame Grill Chicken

Hey all, M here with my first review on! The restaurant DesignGirl went to this fateful day was Nando’s on Kingsway near Metrotown. Now I met Nando’s for the first time while living in London, England for a year [...]

August 28, 2010 One Beaker, South Burnaby