Foodology

Browsing the "Taiwanese" Category

ZenQ: Now Open in Vancouver

ZenQ is an international dessert chain originated from Taiwan within the same parent company as Chatime. They are quickly expanding in Canada, Vietnam and Hong Kong this year. They specialize in desserts that have grass jelly and Q balls (matcha, [...]

September 22, 2017 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Dessert, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Boba Essence: Bubble Tea near Olympic Village

Boba Essence is a new Bubble Tea shop that opened up near Olympic Village. My friend knows I love bubble tea, so she thought of me when she heard about this place. Of course, I made sure to stop by [...]

August 22, 2017 Bubble Tea, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Taiwanese

The Tea of Brightness (TTOB): Bubble Tea in Vancouver

The Tea of Brightness or TTOB is a Bubble Tea Cafe from Taiwan. There’s really not much I could really find online, but their cute menu items drew me in. I was with a few friends in the area and [...]

August 20, 2017 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Taiwanese, Two Beakers

3 Quarters Full Cafe: Sweet Treats and Taiwanese Cuisine

I have a soft spot for Taiwanese comfort food, and 3 Quarters Full provides just that. Roman and I attended the Media Tasting for the cafe’s updated menu. The spread of cakes, sandwiches and teas definitely ramped up our appetites [...]

August 2, 2017 Cafe, Robson Street/West End, Taiwanese

Rhinofish: Taiwanese Beef Noodles in Chinatown

Rhinofish is a Taiwanese Beef Noodle shop in Chinatown. It recently opened and I was excited because it’s hard to find good Taiwanese Beef Noodle in the area. Before they opened, they gave a few of us a sneak peek to [...]

July 18, 2017 Chinatown, Noodles, Taiwanese, Two Beakers

45 Degree Bubble Tea House in Coal Harbour

45 Degree Bubble Tea House in Coal Harbour is a new bubble tea shop close to Stanley Park. M told me about this place, so one day when I was waiting for him to get off work, I came here [...]

May 6, 2017 Bubble Tea, Downtown, Taiwanese, 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

Shiny Tea: Bubble Tea Ice Cream in International Village

Shiny Tea inside International Village is serving up soft serve ice cream. They still have their classic milk teas and other drinks. After work, I came with a few friends to begin the long weekend and to enjoy some ice [...]

April 19, 2017 Bubble Tea, Chinatown, Dessert, Kid Friendly, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Chatime Kerrisdale: Now Open in Vancouver

Chatime locations are slowly popping up all over Vancouver and in the subburbs. Their newest location that just opened in Chatime in Kerrisdale. They are having their soft opening right now, but on March 10th till the 12th, they will [...]

March 7, 2017 Bubble Tea, Kerrisdale, Taiwanese

Gong Cha: Bubble Tea in Palo Alto

Gong Cha is one of my fondest memories from Hong Kong. Having bubble tea with their signature cream on top was something very unique to Asian until Gong Cha started expanding to the United States and Canada. When I was [...]

October 27, 2016 Bubble Tea, Palo Alto, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Maji: Taiwanese Cuisine in Richmond

Maji is a Taiwanese Stir Fry restaurant in Richmond. I’ve been here before and I remember liking it for their dishes and beer. We came her for dinner and it was pretty packed with people waiting outside. I was invited [...]

August 19, 2016 Late Night, Richmond, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Shiny Tea: Bubble Tea in Crystal Mall

Shiny Tea is a new Bubble Tea shop established in Taiwan back in 2005 and have now opened their second location in Canada inside Crystal Mall in South Burnaby. They have over 360 shops around the world in countries such as [...]

July 5, 2016 Bubble Tea, South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Two Beakers

Bubble Waffle Cafe in Kerrisdale

Bubble Waffle Cafe has their newest location in Kerrisdale. They serve popular street food snacks such as curry fish balls, egg waffles, stinky tofu, and fish soup noodles. I was invited by ChineseBites to check out a few items on the menu. [...]

April 19, 2016 Bubble Tea, Kerrisdale, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Duotian Fish Soup Noodles Restaurant: Taiwanese + HK Style Cafe

Duotian Fish Noodles Restaurant is a mix of Hong Kong Style Cafe and Taiwanese Cafe. They are located in the plaza on 1st Avenue where T&T is located. They specialize in fish soup noodles, rice hot pots, Western dishes and hot [...]

April 10, 2016 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Chinese, Hastings-Sunrise, Kid Friendly, Noodles, Taiwanese, Two Beakers

Pearl House Restaurant: Taiwanese Food in South Burnaby

Pearl House Restaurant in South Burnaby in the Edmonds area specializing in casual Taiwanese food. I came here with a few friends for a quick lunch before going to the mall. I haven’t heard too much about this place, but [...]

December 18, 2015 Cafe, South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Two Beakers

Fat Mao Noodles: New in Chinatown

Fat Mao is the latest addition to Chinatown. Recently, there has been a bunch of new restaurants opening up nearby like Torafuku and Ramen Butcher. Since I work close to this area, I get super excited when something new opens [...]

August 23, 2015 Chinatown, Noodles, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Boiling Point: Personal-Sized Hot Pots in Burnaby

Boiling Point is a Taiwanese hot pot soup specialty restaurant with 2 locations in BC and 15 more in the USA. They are best known for their personalized hot pots and bubble tea. I was invited by ChineseBites and tried all their [...]

June 25, 2015 South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Tea Wok Cafe: Bubble Tea near Science World

Tea Wok opened right under Columbia College on Terminal close to Science World. The cafe is pretty hidden and you will probably only notice it if you walk around this area. They serve up Taiwanese dishes, bubble tea and dessert. [...]

June 9, 2015 lunch, Strathcona, Taiwanese, Three Beakers