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Pidgin: Prix-Fixe Tasting Menu

PiDGiN has always been a place I wanted to check out. I went with a friend to try their prix-fixe tasting menu for $55 per person, but there was an awesome voucher on TravelZoo for the 7 course dining for [...]

June 11, 2017 Chinese, French, Fusion, Gastown, Three Beakers

Mr Chili Noodle House: Chongqing Cuisine in Burnaby

Mr. Chili Noodle House in Burnaby specialized in Chongqing cuisine. Sherman had a coupon he had to use up before it expired, so he was nice enough to invite myself and some other foodie friends to check out this place. [...]

May 11, 2017 Chinese, Noodles, North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Flying Rose: Asian Dessert on Robson Street

Flying Rose is an Asian dessert cafe on Robson Street. I was passing by and noticed it since they serve things like mango desserts. I came with a few friends to give it a try since all other cafes were super [...]

May 5, 2017 Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Robson Street/West End, Two Beakers

Pink Pearl: 4 Decades of Dim Sum

We were invited to Vancouver’s longest-running Chinese restaurant – Pink Pearl for a culinary journey of  Dim Sum. Signature dim sum dishes representing different decades at Pink Pearl  was prepared by Dim Sum Chef F.K. Jiang and his team. We were [...]

April 28, 2017 Chinese, Dim Sum, Strathcona, Three Beakers

MYST Asian Fusion in Burnaby

MYST Asian Fusion just opened in Burnaby and they are serving up many different kinds of Asian cuisine. We were invited for a tasting of their menu to see what they offer. There is a parking lot but it can be quite [...]

April 27, 2017 Bubble Tea, Chinese, Fusion, Noodles, South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

The Deluxe Chinese Restaurant: Dim Sum in Richmond

The Deluxe Chinese Restaurant is located in Richmond just off of No 3 Road by Aberdeen Mall. We were invited to try their dim sum items on the menu and of course I couldn’t say no. This restaurant just opened [...]

April 16, 2017 Chinese, Dim Sum, Richmond, Three Beakers

Moment Dessert House: Cafe in Burnaby

Moment Dessert House is a another cafe in South Burnaby for coffee, tea and cakes. It is a bit hidden as it is just off Kingsway. I came on a weekend when all the other cafes in the area were [...]

April 13, 2017 Burnaby Central, Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Two Beakers

Flower and Horse in Spring: Yunnan Cuisine

Flower and Horse in Spring is a new restaurant serving Yunnan Cuisine with their signature ‘crossing the bridge’ rice noodles. The legend of the noodles comes from the Yunnan Province where a scholar was studying for the imperial exams and [...]

April 7, 2017 Chinese, Four Beakers, Noodles, Robson Street/West End

Ford Fusion Foodie Goes to Heritage Eatery

The 2017 Ford Fusion Sport has come out and what better way to explore Metro Vancouver, than to indulge in some fusion cuisine. Partnering up for Ford Canada, we headed to one of the newer restaurants in Vancouver for Pan [...]

February 10, 2017 Chinese, Downtown, Fusion, Kid Friendly

Sun Bo Kong: Vegetarian Chinese Food in Vancouver

Sun Bo Kong is an award-winning vegetarian restaurant for Chinese cuisine. They are open 7 days a week from 11 am to 9 pm. Reservations are also available. I came here for lunch to try Chinese vegetarian food. A nice change [...]

January 2, 2017 Chinese, Four Beakers, Kensington, Vegetarian

Golden Sichuan Restaurant: Spicy Dishes + Dumpling Trail

Golden Szechuan Restaurant in Richmond is known for their spicy food. I came here with Sherman, Dee and Amy to try a few of their dishes as well as try some dumplings as part of the Dumpling Trail. Interior The [...]

December 1, 2016 Chinese, Richmond, Three Beakers

Tsim Chai Noodles: Dumpling Trail in Richmond

Tsim Chai Noodles is located in Richmond and serves Cantonese cuisine. I love Cantonese food since it reminds me of eating at home. We were invited by Tourism Richmond to experience the Dumpling Trail. Tsim Chai Noodles is one of the [...]

November 12, 2016 Cafe, Chinese, Noodles, Richmond, Three Beakers

Xi’An Cuisine: Dumpling Trail in Richmond

Xi’an Cuisine is located in the Richmond Public Market and is popular for their hand-pulled noodles. It’s a local favourite and the owner started Xi’an cuisine since he couldn’t find it anywhere else in Richmond. Dumplings Potstickers are triangular in shape [...]

November 5, 2016 Chinese, lunch, Richmond, Three Beakers

R&H: Chinese Food + Dumpling Trail

R&H Chinese Food is located in the Lansdowne Centre Food Court. They serve up delicious Chinese food that’s a bit different that the other stalls here. We were invited by Tourism Richmond to experience the Dumpling Trail. R&H Chinese Food is [...]

October 22, 2016 Chinese, Kid Friendly, lunch, Richmond, Three Beakers

Empire Seafood: Dim Sum + Dumpling Trail

Empire Seafood Restaurant is located in Richmond on No. 3 Road and New Westminster Hwy. Surprisingly, I haven’t been here for dim sum before. With so many amazing dim sum restaurants in town, this is one of the popular ones to [...]

September 26, 2016 Chinese, Dim Sum, Kid Friendly, Richmond, Three Beakers

Moral’s Village: Hot Pot in Richmond

Moral’s Village is a new a la carte hot pot restaurant in Richmond. They are a chain restaurant in China and has now expanded to Toronto and Richmond. The main difference in the Toronto location is that they have all [...]

September 21, 2016 Chinese, Hot Pot, Late Night, Richmond, Three Beakers

Liu Yi Shou Hot Pot Restaurant in South Burnaby

Liu Yi Shou Hot Pot Restaurant is a new hot pot restaurant in South Burnaby on Kingsway. They are a chain restaurant from China quickly expanding in Vancouver. They have over 600 restaurants in China. They have 2 more locations [...]

September 19, 2016 Chinese, Hot Pot, South Burnaby, Two Beakers

0755 Restaurant & Lounge: Dinner in Richmond

0755 Restaurant & Lounge looks like a club on the outside, but surprisingly, they have really good dishes. They showcase dishes from different regions and provinces in China. They are named after an area code of Shenzhen. I was invited [...]

September 16, 2016 Chinese, Late Night, Richmond, Seafood, Three Beakers