Browsing the "Canadian" Category

Hilltop Cafe Diner: Breakfast in Langley

Hilltop Diner has been around for the past 68 years in Langley. Family-owned and has been serving diner classics to all their customers. Sherman has told me several times to go here and finally, after all those year, I finally [...]

September 5, 2017 Brunch, Cafe, Canadian, Diner, Four Beakers, Langley

Cactus Club: Frozen Blood Orange Margaritas and Appetizers

Cactus Club Cafe has one of their most stunning locations at Jack Poole Plaza by the Olympic Cauldron. After work, a few of us stopped by to try their new Frozen Blood Orange Margaritas as well as try a few [...]

February 20, 2017 Canadian, Downtown, Late Night, Three Beakers

White Spot: New WS Legendary Pirate Paks

White Spot’s Pirate Pak has been redesigned. Their icon look hasn’t changed since 1968, but on February 13th (Family Day), families will encounter a fun surprise when ordering the classic Pirate Pak. More than 25 million Pirate Paks have been [...]

February 12, 2017 British Columbia, Canadian, Downtown, Kid Friendly

Estrella’s: Delicatessen in Langley

Estrella’s has been one of our favourite places in Langley for their gigantic Montreal Smoked Meat Sandwiches. Everything is made from scratch, so the definitely don’t compromise on taste or quality. They are known for their O Canada-sized sandwiches with [...]

January 14, 2017 Canadian, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Langley, lunch, Sandwich

Edible Canada: Dine Out Vancouver

Edible Canada is participating again in Dine Out Vancouver from January 20 to February 5, 2017. They are offering guests with their 3 course meal on Granville Island for Canadian Cuisine for $30. Reservations should be made in advance. I came here for a [...]

January 9, 2017 Canadian, Dineout, Four Beakers, Granville Island

Southside Diner: Breakfast in Whistler

Southside Diner is a cozy little diner in Whistler. When you drive along the highway, you’ll be able to see it. It’s one of the only diners in the area. They open early, so we made sure to come here [...]

September 17, 2016 Brunch, Canadian, Diner, Three Beakers, Whistler

Wild Sweets: Chocolate in Richmond

Wild Sweets by Dominique and Cindy Duby are world-acclaimed and award-winning chocolate makers. They are located in a secluded area in South Richmond. It took a little while to find this place because it’s mostly just warehouses. I was invited [...]

July 27, 2016 Canadian, Dessert, Kid Friendly, Richmond, Specialty Shop, Three Beakers

Cora: Breakfast and Lunch in Burnaby

Cora has finally opened up in South Burnaby, so now I can stop driving a long distance to have some delicious brunch here. We came with a friend for a quick brunch and just indulge in all their fruit. I’ve [...]

July 15, 2016 Brunch, Canadian, Kid Friendly, lunch, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Le Cellier: Canadian Cuisine in Epcot

Le Cellier Steakhouse is a top restaurant in Epcot and reservations are highly recommended as they are always packed. The restaurant has savour tender steaks, fresh seafood, cheesy poutine fries and other regional cuisine inspired by the provinces of Canada. [...]

July 11, 2016 Canadian, Epcot, Kid Friendly, Steakhouse, Three Beakers

Smokehouse Sandwich Co: Charcoal Burger Bun

Smokehouse Sandwich Co has their newest location inside Cathedral Place in Downtown close to Burrard Station. I purchased the SocialShopper deal – 2 sandwiches and 2 sides/drinks for $12. A super good deal, but I didn’t realize the Downtown location [...]

June 12, 2016 Canadian, Downtown, Kid Friendly, lunch, Sandwich, Three Beakers

Chachi’s: Sandwiches at Metrotown

Chachi’s is the newest addition to the Metropolis food court in South Burnaby. They are originally from Calgary and now they have their first location in BC. There are plans to open 2 more locations at Crossiron Mills and Tsawwassen Mills. Their [...]

April 21, 2016 Canadian, Fast Food, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Sandwich, South Burnaby

Matterson House: Cozy Dinner in Ucluelet

Matterson House Restaurant is a cozy eatery in the village of Ucluelet. The house was built in 1931, so you will see a lot of rustic charm dining here. It was originally known as Glendale, built by Basil and Mary [...]

April 14, 2016 Canadian, Kid Friendly, Seafood, Three Beakers, Ucluelet, WestCoast

The Portside Pub: Drinks, Food, and Games

What is there to do on a Wednesday night in the Gastown area? The Portside has a Rock, Paper , Scissors tournament every Wednesday. There is a $5 entry fee to participate but if you want to just sit in [...]

March 8, 2016 Canadian, Gastown, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers

The Flying Pig: Olympic Village Appy Hour

The Flying Pig located on 2nd Ave near Olympic Village has appy hour between 4pm and 6pm every day. It’s great that they open a location closer to my workplace since my coworkers and I love a good appy hour. The [...]

February 25, 2016 Canadian, Happy Hour, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

The Oakwood: Dine Out Vancouver

The Oakwood Canadian Bistro is located in Kitsilano. I’ve been here before for brunch and dinner but I thought it would be great to take a few friends to Oakwood for Dine Out Vancouver. A 3-course meal for $29 is [...]

January 23, 2016 Canadian, Dineout, Kitsilano, Three Beakers

Chez Cora: Breakfast in Richmond

Where do you find breakfast in Richmond that’s not Dim Sum? Cora, a Canadian chain of casual restaurants serves breakfast and lunch and they have a location in Richmond on Steveston Highway. We came on a weekend in the morning [...]

January 17, 2016 Brunch, Canadian, Richmond, Three Beakers

Belgard Kitchen: Brunch

Belgard Kitchen is inside the Settlement Building in the Downtown Eastside close to Ask for Luigi. My friends and I came here for brunch on the weekend to reconnect and enjoy some good food. Their brunches are on Saturday and [...]

January 16, 2016 Brunch, Canadian, Gastown, Three Beakers

Earl’s Kitchen and Bar: Weekend Brunch

Earl’s Kitchen and Bar serves up brunch on the weekends and they invited us to try all 5 of their signature brunch items on the menu. They were founded in 1982 and since then has 65 locations across North America. This [...]

January 3, 2016 Brunch, Canadian, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers