Browsing the "French" Category

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

Faubourg: Delectable Pastries in Downtown Vancouver

Faubourg opened their new location last year in August 2013. It is located right beside the Vancouver Art Gallery and has indoor and patio seating. They also have a location in Kerrisdale and Park Royal in West Vancouver. KoreanGirl and [...]

March 23, 2014 Bakery, Cafe, Downtown, French, Three Beakers
Les Faux Bourgeois

Les Faux Bourgeois: French Cuisine in Vancouver

Les Faux Bourgeois has been on my list of places to eat for a long time. I just never had the right group or occasion to come here. MedicalGiraffe brought together a few of my friends for an intimate engagement [...]

January 3, 2014 Cafe, French, Late Night, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers
Twisted Fork Bistro

Twisted Fork Bistro: Eggs, Eggs, Eggs

It’s been 3 years since I first visited Twisted Fork. Times have certainly changed and they now have an electronic system to handle people waiting in line. You put your name and number down and they will text you when [...]

December 31, 2013 Brunch, Downtown, French, Three Beakers
Tableau Bar Bistro

Tableau Bar Bistro: French Inspired Cuisine

Tableau Bar Bistro has been on my to-eat list for a long time. This year, the girls and I decided to have our Christmas dinner here. It was close to TaiwaneseGirl’s place and the menu looked great. They serve up [...]

December 18, 2013 Downtown, French, Seafood, Three Beakers, WestCoast
Le Marché St. George

Le Marché St. George: Coffee Shop in the Neighbourhood

Le Marche St. George is a little neighbourhood grocery store and cafe in Vancouver right smack in a residential area. It’s really a hidden gem and tucked away from all major streets and businesses. MedicalGiraffe and I came for a [...]

December 15, 2013 Cafe, French, Kensington, Specialty Shop
Paris Baguette

Paris Baguette Cafe: Bakery in South Korea

Paris Baguette can be found all over South Korea. You are 100% guaranteed to bump into this place somewhere on the street as there are over 2,900 locations. They have sandwiches, cakes, buns, drinks, and pastries. While I was in [...]

November 24, 2013 Bakery, Cafe, Dessert, French, Korean, South Korea
Mosaic French Tasting Menu

Mosaic: 5 Course French Tasting Menu

When you think of French cuisine, what do you think of? I just think of escargot since I’ve never really had true French cuisine. I knew I missed something when I went to Paris. Too many crepes and visits to [...]

October 9, 2013 Downtown, Four Beakers, French
Cache Bistro

Cache Bistro Lounge: Yaletown French bistro

Cache Bistro and Lounge is located in Yaletown and serves French inspired dishes with an asian touch. Chef Alex Mok uses local ingredients and creates beautiful dishes with them. They have 3 course dinners for $35, also they serve brunch [...]

August 19, 2013 French, Three Beakers, Yaletown
Chou Chou Crepes

Chou Chou Crepes: French Crepes on Wheels

The Queen Elizabeth Plaza Food Cart Pod is now open and there are some mighty delicious food trucks in the area. You need to keep an eye on the Vancouver Food Truck App to see what trucks will be open [...]

August 13, 2013 Downtown, Food Carts, French, Streetcart, Three Beakers
Chinatown Night Market

Chinatown Night Market: Closest Night Market to Downtown

The Chinatown Night Market has changed a lot since I was a kid. With the emergence of the other Night Markets in town, the quality of the Chinatown Night Market isn’t as good as it used to be. Despite that, [...]

July 6, 2013 BBQ, Canadian, Chinatown, Chinese, Dessert, Event, Filipino, Food Carts, French, Streetcart
Chez Christophe Chocolaterie Patisserie

Chez Christophe Chocolaterie Patisserie: Chocolates Galore

Chez Christophe Chocolaterie Patisserie is located on Hastings Street in North Burnaby. It’s pretty awesome to see that The Heights is starting to get some amazing shops in the area. Over the past few years, I’ve always complained about how [...]

July 5, 2013 Cafe, Dessert, Four Beakers, French, North Burnaby