Foodology

Browsing the "Japanese" Category

Hapa Izakaya (Kitsilano)

Hapa Izakaya in Kitsilano is a great late night place to go for tapas. M, FragileBoy, InsecureGirl and I wanted something light and not too heavy to end the day. After contemplating many choices, we chose Hapa on Kits! The [...]

November 26, 2010 Japanese, Kitsilano, Seafood, Tapas, Three Beakers

Gyoza King

It was a super cold Wednesday evening when InsecureGirl and I were SUPER HUNGRY after long classes and meetings at SFU. I told her to decide where we should go. After she did a lot of stalking on Urbanspoon, she [...]

November 21, 2010 Downtown, Japanese, Seafood, Three Beakers

Gohan Japanese Restaurant

Gohan Japanese Restaurant is hidden near the Brentwood Mall area. It’s one of those hidden places that you would not expect to find. They serve west-coast influenced Japanese food at a decent price. I went here a few years ago [...]

November 17, 2010 Four Beakers, Japanese, North Burnaby

Santouka Ramen

After hearing a lot of buzz about Santouka Ramen on Robson, it was time to see why everyone loves this place. M, InsecureGirl, FragileBoy and I were heading Downtown anyways…so we decided to go here. We were really bummed about [...]

November 6, 2010 Japanese, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Bon Crepe

Bon Crepe is located outside Konbinya Japanese convenience store on Robson Street. Before work, I was scouring Downtown for some good and quick food. SInce most street carts close before 5pm, I needed to find something fast and filling to get me [...]

November 4, 2010 Japanese, Robson Street/West End, Two Beakers

The Eatery

The Eatery features a twist on the traditional japanese food. All their rolls are super creative and features rolls you probably have never heard of. Try eating a Captain Crunch roll, or and Ichi Roll. You have probably heard of [...]

November 3, 2010 Japanese, Kitsilano, Seafood, Three Beakers

Oyama Sushi

Oyama Sushi is located on Kingsway in a large house near Metrotown.  Inside Oyama, there have really cool interior decor such as paintings and this water fall wall. I got really confused walking to the washroom because there were so [...]

October 22, 2010 Japanese, North Burnaby, Two Beakers

Marulilu Cafe

Cafe Marulilu has been on my wish list of places to go after WorkingGirl kept pushing me to try it out. One day after work, DJSpock and I spotted the Cafe just across the street from the Town Hall Skytrain on Broadway [...]

October 19, 2010 Cafe, Japanese, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Fujiya

Fujiya is a japanese grocery store located on Clark. This little store is basically in the middle of nowhere but they have different types of Japanese cooking ingredients, sushi, bento boxes, and snacks in the store. When you walk in [...]

October 11, 2010 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Japanese, Three Beakers

Poke’m

Poke’m Food Cart is spelled like Pokemon but with no “o” or “n”.  Without all the hotdog carts in Downtown Vancouver, it’s time to forget sausages and go for the balls! Poke’m has a very vibrant green cart on the [...]

October 8, 2010 Chinese, Downtown, Food Carts, Japanese, Korean, Two Beakers

Applause

As a huge fan of Japanese food, I love to go to new places to try different dishes that are out of the ordinary…or has a good menu selection. At Oak Street, there is a small restaurant called “Applause”. I [...]

October 3, 2010 Japanese, Marpole, Three Beakers

Japadog

JapaDog crossed my path as I went to the Advanced Screening of The Town starring Ben Affleck. So, I decided to grab one because it’s quick and always satisfying. They also have several flavours at all their locations so it’s [...]

September 17, 2010 Downtown, Four Beakers, Japanese

Hapa Izakaya (Robson)

Hapa Izakaya apparently is known to people in Toronto as the Japanese restaurant with super hot waitresses. Since I’m a girl, I really care more about the food! BaguetteGirl and I went to have dinner before she departed on exchange [...]

September 11, 2010 Four Beakers, Japanese, Robson Street/West End

JagaSilk

When going to the Bug Zoo in Victoria, InsecureGirl suggested we go to JagaSilk for some amazing authentic green tea! We were still uber full from The Empress Afternoon Tea, but InsecureGirl and I dragged the boys to go in.  [...]

September 6, 2010 Japanese, Three Beakers, Victoria

California Sushi

After M came back from Whistler, we decided to go out and eat at California Sushi. Sushi California is one of the better sushi places in Burnaby. It’s a block away from Lougheed Mall and has a wide selection of [...]

August 25, 2010 Coquitlam, Japanese, Three Beakers
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