Browsing the "Yaletown" Category

Alpha Sushi & Japanese Tapas: A Good Alternative

Alpha Sushi and Japanese Tapas is located in Yaletown and is quite popular even on weekday nights. It was empty at 5pm, but by 6pm it started to get quite packed. As you can gather by their name….they do have [...]

May 5, 2012 Four Beakers, Izakaya, Japanese, Seafood, Yaletown

Subeez Cafe: Brunch Time

Subeez Cafe is located in Yaletown and they serve up brunch on the weekends. CanuckGirl and I went a few years ago and loved their brunch, so we decided to go back to have some more. They are open for [...]

April 19, 2012 Two Beakers, Yaletown

Rodney’s Oyster House: Low Tide Oyster Specials

Rodney’s Oyster House is always a hit with locals for delicious seafood. Monday to Saturday from 3pm to 6pm, they have their low tide specials, which is equivalent to happy hour. They have oysters specials at $1.50 per piece and [...]

April 14, 2012 Seafood, Three Beakers, WestCoast, Yaletown

The Flying Pig: Brussel Sprouts are AMAZING

Following a long day at a conference, a bunch of us decided to have a super early dinner at the Flying Pig in Yaletown. We heard about their long lines and delicious food, so we decided to give it a [...]

January 28, 2012 Four Beakers, WestCoast, Yaletown

Hurricane Grill: Hurricane Fiesta Dining Package

Foodology Disclaimer: approached me to try out their “Hurricane Fiesta” dining package and write a review about it. I got a complementary dining package and brought 3  friends to keep the review as unbiased as I could. This review [...]

December 11, 2011 Bar and Grill, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Ramen Jinya: A Bowl of Comfort From the Rain

Ramen Jinya is a chain ramen joint from Los Angeles. It was pretty packed during lunch and it’s not a surprise since people want to escape the mucky weather outside to enjoy a nice big bowl of ramen. With the [...]

November 20, 2011 Japanese, Ramen, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Yamato Sushi: 24 pieces of sushi for $5.95 is a steal!

Back to Yamato Sushi on Davies since it’s cheap and you get your moneys worth. $5.95 for a combo is definitely worth it! CanuckGirl and I love going here after yoga since it’s close and open late. I had the [...]

November 7, 2011 Japanese, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Yamato Sushi: $5.95 Sushi Special Combos

After a night of 2 back to back yoga sessions, CanuckGirl and I went to Yamato Sushi for some cheap eats. They are known for their cheap affordable sushi combos and bento boxes. They have very limited seating, so take-out [...]

September 24, 2011 Japanese, Three Beakers, Yaletown

The New Oxford Public House: Shots, Shots, Shots and Of Course Food

I went to ConsultingGirl’s going away party and she had it at The New Oxford Public House, it is owned and operated by the Donnelly Group. They are located in Yaletown and has very vintage looking decor. They even have a shuffle [...]

August 18, 2011 Bar and Grill, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Glowbal Grill Steaks and Satay: Steak Tartare is so good!

ConsultingGirl, Fabo, CanuckGirl and I took a trip to Glowbal for the Telus Taste of Tuesday. I don’t normally go to such high priced restaurants because as a student…well…I don’t have that much money to splurge.  Plus, who could resist [...]

June 5, 2011 Three Beakers, WestCoast, Yaletown

Hamilton Street Grill: Dinner in Yaletown

I have recently began volunteering for the 48th Annual National Chefs Conference and we had a little get together meeting at Hamilton Street Grill with the Social Media Team and the Chair; we talked about so many amazing things such [...]

May 8, 2011 Three Beakers, Yaletown

Rodney’s Oysters House (Visit #2)

MedicalGiraffe just LOVES Rodney’s Oyster House and just needed to go there before going back to Yale. As per our first visit, we had a blast, so here we are again. It was a busy day during the holidays, so [...]

January 5, 2011 Four Beakers, Seafood, Yaletown

Provence Marinaside Restaurant

LAgirl and I were meeting up for Brunch and she suggested we go to Provence in Yaletown. Since it was a Sunday, it was BRUNCH! We headed over and you guessed it… there was a wait. We waited about 20 [...]

January 4, 2011 Brunch, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Raw Canvas

MedicalGiraffee is back to town and she had a GroupOn for Raw Canvas. The GroupOn came with 2 tasting plates, and 2 small canvases. Raw Canvas is a tapas lounge, wine bar and art studio. The restaurant is split up [...]

December 31, 2010 Tapas, Three Beakers, Yaletown

PanDa Fresh Bakery

PanDa Fresh Bakery, is one of the new street carts that have opened up downtown. What makes this street cart super unique is that it’s on a bus! They specialize in croissants. Who doesn’t love croissants? One day, I was [...]

October 23, 2010 Food Carts, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Subeez Cafe

Subeez is apparently the #1 brunch restaurant in Yaletown. MedicalGiraffe suggested we go here. We walked into Subeez and I could not be drawn by the crazy candleholders. It was covered in wax. Looking at the menu, there are a [...]

September 21, 2010 Three Beakers, Yaletown

Rodney’s Oyster House

MedicalGiraffe and I went here because we both love oysters. Rodney’s Oyster House is really popular and has a great “low tide” option between 3pm to 6pm! $1.50 per oyster…who wouldn’t want that? (I guess if you don’t like oysters…then [...]

September 20, 2010 Four Beakers, Seafood, Yaletown