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La Glace: French-style Ice Cream Parlour in Vancouver

I may be lactose intolerant, but that didn’t stop me from attending La Glace‘s tasting preview event a couple of weeks ago. Ice cream at the end of a hard work day was much needed, and Roman and I were [...]

August 25, 2017 Cafe, Dessert, French, Kerrisdale

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

L’Éclair de Génie Canada is Now Open in Vancouver

L’Éclair de Génie has officially opened their first location in Canada. It is located on Robson Street in Vancouver. L’Éclair de Génie is a pastry concept started by renowned chef Christophe Adam. Christophe has dedicated the last 14 years to creating [...]

April 29, 2017 Cafe, Dessert, Four Beakers, French, Robson Street/West End

Shop the Neighbourhood with French Made Baking

Shop The Neighbourhood by Yellow Pages celebrates small businesses all year round, and reminds Canadians how shopping locally makes a difference in our lives and directly impacts the local economy. Small businesses are our economic backbone: they create jobs, funnel funds back into the community, [...]

October 1, 2016 Bakery, Dessert, French, Kid Friendly, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

La Brasserie: Brunch is Back

Located in the heart of the West End, La Brasserie is a relaxed 35-seat restaurant that serves authentic Franco-German cuisine. La Brasserie was one of my favourite brunch places and I was super sad that it closed down temporarily years ago. [...]

July 17, 2016 Brunch, Four Beakers, French, German, Robson Street/West End

Au Comptoir: Breakfast in Kitsilano

Au Comptoir is a classic Parisien cafe in Kitsilano. Flo was back in town and we love meeting up over coffee and delicious food. Thats what foodies do best. They are open at 8am everyday for breakfast. It’s great that they [...]

January 10, 2016 Brunch, French, Kitsilano, Three Beakers

Tableau Bar and Bistro: Weekend Brunch

Tableau Bar and Bistro is located close to Coal Harbour under the Loden Hotel and is known for their traditional French bistro fare. The meals are prepared by Executive Chef Marc-André Choquette. We came here for Dee‘s Birthday Brunch to [...]

December 5, 2015 Brunch, Downtown, French, Three Beakers

41 West Restaurant: Brunch is Kerrisdale

I love exploring the brunch scene in Vancouver and I thought the best way to try new places would be to buy a Social Shopper deal. 4 people brunch for $36 fine dining brunch didn’t sound too bad. 41 West serves [...]

April 26, 2015 Brunch, French, Kerrisdale, One Beaker

Linh Cafe: French Cuisine with a Twist of Vietnamese

Linh Cafe is located on West 4th in Kitsilano. I’ve heard very good things about this café, so when I saw a deal on Groupon for $49 to get 2 appetizers, 2 entrees, and 2 desserts, I thought it was [...]

April 16, 2015 Cafe, Four Beakers, French, Kid Friendly, Kitsilano, Vietnamese

Left Bank: Dine Out Vancouver

Left Bank is a French Bistro located on Denman Street close to Stanley Park. They participated in Dine Out Vancouver and had both a $28 and $38 menu to choose from. Their $38 menu wasn’t advertised anywhere, so we didn’t [...]

January 21, 2015 Dineout, French, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Le Neuf Cafe: Brunch in Toronto

Le Neuf Cafe is located near Spadina and King by Clarence Square Dog Park. This cafe is cute because it’s located among a row of cozy town houses. The cafe is founded and staffed by lifelong Parisians, so you may [...]

November 4, 2014 Brunch, Cafe, Four Beakers, French, Toronto

Baguette and Co: New Bakery on Main Street

Baguette and Co has a new location by Main and Broadway. This is their third location and the other ones are in Kitsilano and the West End. The intersection on Main/Broadway is really shaping up! Lots of new restaurants coming [...]

October 21, 2014 Bakery, Cafe, French, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Two Beakers

Frenchies: Montreal Smoked Meat and Poutine

Frenchies has relocated to Main Street right by Broadway. It now occupies the now closed – Cray Kitchen. Frenchies had their previous location on Dunsmiur. I went there years ago, but it wasn’t very good. For a goodbye lunch for a coworker, we [...]

October 17, 2014 Canadian, French, Kid Friendly, lunch, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

La Brasserie: Amazing Brunch in Vancouver

La Brasserie has been on my t0-eat list for a very long time. I came here for Brunch on a Sunday at 11am and they don’t take reservations. Brunch goes until 3pm, so have you have time to enjoy a [...]

June 5, 2014 Brunch, Four Beakers, French, German, Robson Street/West End

Jean-Philippe Patisserie: Crepes, Gelato and Pastries in Vegas

Jean Philippe is the Executive Pastry Chef at ARIA Resort & Casino, has brought his expertise and passion for French gourmet to Jean-Philippe Pattisserie. The pattisserie is located next to the elevators to the hotel rooms. There is also another location inside [...]

April 19, 2014 Bakery, Cafe, Dessert, French, Las Vegas, Sandwich, Three Beakers

Mon Ami Gabi: French Cuisine on The Strip

On the Las Vegas Strip is the Paris Hotel. Beside it’s charming faux eiffel tower and beautiful building, it is home to one of Vegas’s most talked about restaurant – Mon Ami Gabi. As you walk closer and close to [...]

April 5, 2014 French, Las Vegas, Three Beakers

Faubourg: Coffees and Pastries

Another rainy Vancouver day and hanging out with the girls means we indulge on coffee and pastries. Typical womenly behaviours of me and my friends. As we were in the Kerrisdale area, we decided to go to Faubourg. It was [...]

April 1, 2014 Bakery, French, Kerrisdale, Three Beakers

Burgoo: Amazing Comfort Food

I’m so glad I work so close to Burgoo. Burgoo is the ultimate place for addictive comfort food. Sometimes, we have to put diets aside and just indulge in delicious food. Their location is on Main street and have others [...]

March 28, 2014 American, Canadian, European, Four Beakers, French, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Sandwich, Seafood