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Mensho Tokyo SF: Long Lines, Expensive, and Rich in Flavour

Mensho Tokyo is a popular ramen shop in Japan and this is their first location outside of Japan. Luckily, it’s located in San Francisco in the Tenderloin. When I was visiting for a week, a lot of my Instagram followers [...]

September 2, 2018 Japanese, Ramen, San Francisco

Tartine Bakery: Pastries in San Francisco

Tartine Bakery is a go to place in the Mission District. I asked a few people where I needed to go in San Francisco and they highly recommended Tartine Bakery. They are best known for their pastries. There was a [...]

August 29, 2018 Bakery, Cafe, San Francisco

Mazarine Coffee: Lattes and Toast in San Francisco

Mazarine Coffee is a cafe on Market Street serving up delicious coffee and toast. This is my second trip to San Francisco and I had to revisit as I love a good latte and avocado toast. It has a great [...]

August 27, 2018 Cafe, San Francisco

Burma Superstar: Burmese Cuisine in San Francisco

Burma Superstar is the go to place when visiting San Francisco. I live in Vancouver and I found that in the past year a majority of them have closed down. When doing a quick search on Burmese cuisine, a lot [...]

January 15, 2017 Four Beakers, Noodles, San Francisco

(M) Ike’s Place at Sweet Inspiration in San Francisco

Sweet Inspiration is serving (M) Ikes’s Place Sandwiches and I was very confused about this location and why it was called Mike’s Place. When I was in town, I spent quite a lot of time searching online if I was [...]

January 13, 2017 San Francisco, Sandwich, Three Beakers

Jane on Larkin: Cafe in San Francisco

Jane on Larkin in San Francisco is a local cafe that serves coffee, toast, breakfast, pastries and other items. I was on the hunt for a breakfast spot that also sold avocado toast. Coffee Coffee is definitely a staple in [...]

January 12, 2017 Brunch, Cafe, San Francisco, Three Beakers

Mama’s: Breakfast in San Francisco

Mama’s on Washington Square was where we had breakfast on the last day we were in San Francisco. Apparently it was a local favourite, but now it is mostly tourist. We came a few minutes before opening and the line [...]

January 7, 2017 Brunch, San Francisco, Three Beakers

Frog Hollow Farms: Avocado Toast in San Francisco

When I was travelling in San Francisco, I had a crazy addition of Avocado Toast. When I was at the Ferry Terminal, I took a visit to Frog Hollow Farm to get a taste of their toast. The Shop They [...]

January 6, 2017 lunch, San Francisco, Three Beakers

Alcatraz: Night Tour

We wanted to explore Alcatraz by night to get a spooky atmosphere as we walked through the corridors. The tour by Alcatraz Cruises is the only official place to do tours as it is a National Park. The tours need [...]

January 4, 2017 San Francisco, travel

AT&T Park Tour in San Francisco: Review

AT&T Park, the home of the San Francisco Giants is open for public tours everyday at 10:30pm and 12:30 pm on certain dates and last for 1.5 hours. The behind-the-scenes ballpark tour of AT&T Park you will get to go places [...]

January 3, 2017 San Francisco, travel

San Francisco Food Tours: Mission District

When I was in San Francisco, I did a Mission District Food Tour from Avital Tours. Since I was in town for a short time, I wanted to try as many tried and true places as possible, so I thought a [...]

December 29, 2016 San Francisco, travel

Chocolate Chair: Dragons Breath in San Francisco

Chocolate Chair at the Japan Centre draws huge line ups for their Dragon’s Breath, a cereal-like fruity pebbles soaked in liquid nitrogen. Once you comp down on the cereal, a bunch of smoke comes out of your nose and mouth. [...]

December 25, 2016 Cafe, San Francisco, Two Beakers

Starlight Room at Sir Francis Drake: Rooftop Bar in San Francisco

On the 21st floor of the Sir Francis Drake Hotel at Union Square in San Francisco is the Starlight Room, a rooftop Bar over looking the views of Union Square. When I was on here during vacation, we came up [...]

December 15, 2016 Late Night, San Francisco

Gotts’s Roadside: Burgers at the Ferry Building in San Francisco

It was a beautiful day in San Francisco and we ended up at the Ferry Building to grab some lunch. The ferry terminal has so much to eat, but we were on a mission to find Gott’s Roadside since we [...]

December 13, 2016 American, lunch, San Francisco, Three Beakers

Cow Girl Creamery’s Sidekick Cafe: Weekend Raclette in San Francisco

I came to the San Francisco Ferry Terminal on a weekend and Cowgirl Creamery’s Sidekick Cafe sells Raclettes on the weekends on Saturday and Sunday from 11am – 3pm. I’ve been dying to have a good raclette, so when I [...]

November 28, 2016 European, lunch, San Francisco, Three Beakers

Air Canada: YVR to SFO Review (AC 562)

The flight I booked through United Airlines going from Vancouver to San Francisco was operated by Air Canada on flight AC 562. Perhaps they have code sharing or some sort of agreement. I was using Google Flights to get the lowest flight [...]

November 18, 2016 Airplane Meals, British Columbia, San Francisco, travel

Red Door: Hidden Cafe in San Francisco

Every day was an early morning for us when we were in San Francisco and I needed coffee and toast to start off my day. After doing a quick search, I found a nice cafe a few blocks away from [...]

November 17, 2016 Cafe, San Francisco, Three Beakers

Ghirardelli: Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop in San Francisco

Ghirardelli Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop is located near Fisherman’s Wharf. Ghirardelli is one of the oldest chocolate company in the US. They are also a division of Swiss confectioner Lindt & Sprüngli. Since I was in town, I wanted to stop to [...]

November 4, 2016 Cafe, Kid Friendly, San Francisco, Specialty Shop, Three Beakers
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