Browsing the "Vietnamese" Category

The Union: Drinks and Pan-Asian Eats

The Union is an industrial-chic hub serving creative cocktails & Pan-Asian eats, including bibimbop and banh mi. I was quite surprised by the pan-asian menu. It is located right by the Georgia Viaduct. I came here with my coworkers after [...]

January 1, 2016 Chinatown, Late Night, Three Beakers, Vietnamese

Golden Garden: Vietnamese Food in Chinatown

Golden Garden Vietnamese Cuisine / Kim Saigon Sandwiches is an affordable restaurant with amazing items like pho, bahn mi sandwiches, spring rolls, and a lot more. I was introduced to Golden Garden by my coworkers a few years ago and this has [...]

July 29, 2015 Cafe, Chinatown, Kid Friendly, lunch, Three Beakers, Vietnamese

Che-Licious: Bahn Mi and Vietnamese Dessert in the West End

Che-Licious is located in the West End close the English Bay. They serve up Vietnamese classics like bahn mi, salad rolls, skewers, and of course their speciality – Che – Vietnamese dessert. I’ve seen lots of pictures from this place [...]

June 26, 2015 Cafe, Dessert, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers, Vietnamese

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

Banh Mi Boys: Asian Fusion Sandwiches in Toronto

Banh Mi Boys is located on Younge Street close to Ryerson University and a few blocks away from Eaton Centre. They also have another location on Queen Street West. As this was right across from my hotel, I had to come [...]

August 21, 2014 Chinese, Downtown/Ryerson University, Korean, Sandwich, Three Beakers, Vietnamese

Cafe Mai-Mai: Pho and Waffles

Cafe Mai-Mai is located in Marpole and is a family run Vietnamese cafe. They serve up Pho, Bahn Mi sandwiches, rice dishes, coffee and waffles. Their food also doesn’t contain any MSG. M, Scarface, Mandy and I headed here after [...]

March 9, 2014 Cafe, Marpole, Noodles, Sandwich, Three Beakers, Vietnamese
24 train express noodle house

24 Train Express Noodle House: New Pho Restaurant in Yaletown

There is a new Vietnamese/Cambodian restaurant in Yaletown. KoreanGirl, Mandu and I came here for lunch to devour bowls of pho. There’s no other Vietnamese restaurant in the area, so it’s nice to have something different around this area. 24 [...]

December 23, 2013 Cambodian, Downtown, Noodles, Three Beakers, Vietnamese, Yaletown
Pho Don

Pho Don: New Vietnamese Restaurant on Hastings

M dragged me to a new Vietnamese Restaurant he found near the PNE. There’s so many Vietnamese restaurants on this block that there are so many options. We usually go to Bao Chau and their spring rolls are addictive. Pho [...]

October 15, 2013 Hastings-Sunrise, Late Night, Noodles, Three Beakers, Vietnamese
Urban Belly

Urban Belly: Pork Belly, Ramen, and Communal Tables

When I was vacationing in Chicago, I went to visit Urbanbelly near Logan Square. They are also recipients of a Michelin Bib Gourmands Chicago award in 2010. It basically means they are a quality restaurant with affordable price. They don’t take reservations, [...]

September 21, 2013 BBQ, Korean, Logan Square, lunch, Noodles, Ramen, Thai, Three Beakers, Vietnamese
Au Petite Cafe

Au Petit Cafe: Pho and Banh Mi

My friends love food and a cheap meal is what they love the most. We went to Au Petit Cafe on a weekend to get a taste of their spring rolls and banh mi sandwiches. All of their items are [...]

April 16, 2013 Riley Park/Little Mountain, Three Beakers, Vietnamese
Broken Rice

Broken Rice: New Vietnamese Restaurant in North Burnaby

One day I was passing by Hastings and I saw Broken Rice. It’s great that a good amount of new restaurants are popping up in the area, it makes me really excited because this area his my “hood”. Not in [...]

December 20, 2012 North Burnaby, Three Beakers, Vietnamese

DD Mau: ‘Give Me Mau’ Dining Package Review

DD Mau is a modern Vietnamese Banh Mi Sandwich shop. It’s located close to the Yaletown Skytrain. They sell drinks, salads, vermicelli bowls, and sandwiches. Vaneats is offering a dining package right now that gives you a full sandwich and [...]

November 11, 2012 Four Beakers, Sandwich, Vietnamese, Yaletown

DD Mau: Banh Mi Vietnamese Sandwiches in Yaletown

DD Mau is a modern Vietnamese Banh Mi Sandwich shop. It’s located close to the Yaletown Skytrain. They sell drinks, salads, vermicelli bowls, and sandwiches. Avocado Smoothie ($4.50) is made with fresh avocados and almond milk. It’s my all time [...]

October 28, 2012 Cafe, Four Beakers, Sandwich, Vietnamese, Yaletown

Perfume River Restaurant 香河越南餐廳: Vietnamese Food In Hong Kong

Hong Kong at night is very breath-taking! The architecture of the buildings always impress me. Staying out late makes people hungry, so we went on the search for some food. My grandpa took us to Perfume River Restaurant in Causeway [...]

October 10, 2012 Causeway Bay, Two Beakers, Vietnamese

Bao Chau Vietnamese: Cheap and Delicious

Bao Chau Vietnamese is located on Hastings near Playland, they sell the usual dishes like pho, rice and vermicelli noodle dishes. They are best known for their cheap prices and good eats. Simple Vietnamese food. After my last final exam [...]

April 30, 2012 Hastings-Sunrise, Three Beakers, Vietnamese

Joyeaux Cafe & Restaurant: Avocado Smoothie & Banh Mi

Joyeaux Cafe is a very popular Vietnamese Restaurant in Downtown. They are always busy for lunch and most people make a reservation to ensure they get a spot to sit. Their portions are large and their prices are cheap, so [...]

April 29, 2012 Cafe, Downtown, Three Beakers, Vietnamese

Song Huong: Beef Seven Ways

Song Huong ia a Vietnamese Restaurant near Nanaimo and 1st ave. KoreanGirl wanted to try out their Beef Seven Ways (Bo 7 Mon).It was about $26 and it serves 2 – 3 people. It’s a good item to order since [...]

March 7, 2012 Hastings-Sunrise, Three Beakers, Vietnamese

Phnom Penh: Delivered By Foodsters

The hardest thing about studying for final exams on campus is how crappy the food is…and how nothing is open at night. M, Scarface and I were studying and we really didn’t want to go off the hill to find [...]

December 16, 2011 Cambodian, Chinatown, Delivery, Four Beakers, Vietnamese