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Helena’s Hawaiian Food: Must Visit in Hawaii

Helena’s Hawaiian Foods in Honolulu is a must for locals and visitors since 1946. In 2000, the James Beard Foundation awarded Helena’s Hawaiian Food the Regional Classic Award, which is awesome. Everyone told me to come here, so we made it [...]

May 11, 2018 BBQ, Four Beakers, Hawaii, lunch

Maguro Brothers: Sashimi, Poké bowls, and Sushi Bowls in Hawaii

Maguro Brothers Hawaii is a little shop inside Kekaulike Market in Honolulu. It’s a bit hard to find as you have to navigate your way through the market to find this stall. They are best known for their fresh sashimi and [...]

May 4, 2018 Hawaii, Seafood, Three Beakers

Fumi’s Kahuku Shimp: Butter Garlic Shrimp in Hawaii

Fumi’s Kahuku Shrimp serves up freshly cooked shrimp adjacent to their farm. A lot of people frequent this stretch of highway for the variety of Kahuku shrimp sold by a lot of different food trucks. Giovanni’s is definitely the most [...]

May 2, 2018 Food Carts, Four Beakers, Hawaii, lunch, Seafood

Ramen Nakamura: Over Hyped Oxtail Ramen in Honolulu

Ramen Nakamura is known for their oxtail ramen. We came right in the morning when they opened to avoid any line ups, plus we were up early due to the time difference. When you look on the internet, a lot [...]

April 30, 2018 Hawaii, Japanese, lunch, Ramen, Three Beakers

Musubi Cafe Iyasume in Waikiki: Spam Musubi, Poke and Rice Bowls

Musubi Cafe Iyasume is one of the top restaurants to eat in Waikiki. Located under the Aqua Pacific Monarch Hotel is this little cafe serving up musubi, a popular snack and lunch food in Hawaii. It is made up of [...]

April 29, 2018 Cafe, Four Beakers, Hawaii, Hawaiian, Japanese

Kai Coffee Hawaii: Artisan Hawaiian coffee in Waikiki

Kai Coffee Hawaii has locations in Oahu – Downtown and Waikiki. We came here as it was recommended for good local coffee. We went to the Waikiki location inside the Hyatt Regency Hotel. We were up early and needed a [...]

April 28, 2018 Cafe, Four Beakers, Hawaii

Ciao Bella: Half Price Pasta on Monday and Tuesday

My coworkers love to eat, so I always have a good time visiting new restaurant and revisiting old ones. I haven’t been to Ciao Bella in years, so we went for some pasta and dessert. They have been on Denman [...]

April 23, 2018 Dessert, Italian, Noodles, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Bibble & Sip: Coffee and Creampuffs in New York

We were looking for a cafe to grab some coffee and we stumbled upon Bibble and Sip Bakery Cafe.  They make all of their items in-house from pastries to the syrups used to sweeten our drinks. They are trained in French Confectionery [...]

April 20, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Four Beakers, New York

Restaurant Yugo: French and Japanese Fusion on Main Street

Restaurant Yugo just opened up on Main Street serving up a fusion of Japanese and French cuisine. If you’re a fan of their sister restaurant – Kitchen by Yugo on Denman Street, you’ll enjoy this too. I came after work with [...]

April 11, 2018 Four Beakers, French, Fusion, Japanese, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Seafood, Tapas

Chi Men 吃面: Lanzhou noodle soup in Vancouver

Chi Men 吃面 specializes in Lanzhou noodle soup on the West End in Downtown Vancouver.  What makes it Lanzhou noodles are the hand pulled noodles of various thicknesses. I wasn’t planning on coming here for dinner with friends but their [...]

April 8, 2018 Chinese, Noodles, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Sulmida: Korean Shaved Ice Desserts in Vancouver

Sulmida is a Korean dessert cafe specializing in bingsu or better known as shaved ice. They have other locations in Burnaby and Richmond. This particular one is in Vancouver on the West End on Denman Street close to Robson. I [...]

April 5, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Korean, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

S+L Kitchen and Bar: Brunch in Langley

S+L Kitchen and Bar is a casual upscale restaurant by the Joseph Richard Group (JRG) bringing unique locally inspired dishes to their customers. They have craft cocktails, craft beer and an expansive wine list. Their menu is designed and inspired [...]

April 1, 2018 Brunch, Langley, Three Beakers

Jasmine Club Restaurant: Korean-Chinese Cuisine in Coquitlam

Jasmine Club Chinese Restaurant in Coquitlam serves up Korean Chinese cuisine. Three popular dishes are Jajangmyeon – noodles with a thick sweet bean sauce, Jjamppong – spicy noodle soup, and Tangsuyuk – sweet and sour pork dish. We came here [...]

March 30, 2018 Chinese, Coquitlam, Fusion, Korean, Noodles, Three Beakers

Rice and Noodle: Southeast Asian-inspired Dishes in Vancouver

Rice and Noodle serves up Southeast Asian inspired food in a convenient and affordable way on Robson Street right in the middle of Downtown Vancouver. All their dishes are MSG-free, made to order and highly customizable to your tastes. Their [...]

March 24, 2018 Malaysian, Noodles, Robson Street/West End, Thai, Three Beakers

Big Flat Pancake Co.: Breakfast in Port Coquitlam

The Big Flat Pancake Co. has just opened up in Coquitlam serving up breakfast daily from 8am till 2:30pm. A friend told me about this place and we decided to come to this mom and pop breakfast joint to start [...]

March 18, 2018 Brunch, Coquitlam, Three Beakers

Fresh Ideas Start Here: Sustainable Poké Bar

Fresh Ideas Start Here is a great local store to get fresh sustainable seafood in Burnaby and Kitsilano. They recently launched their sustainable poké bar with 6 different poke bowls or your can build your own. There isn’t space to [...]

March 16, 2018 Four Beakers, Hawaiian, Seafood, South Burnaby, Specialty Shop

Via Tevere: Neopolitan Pizza and Italian Cuisine in Vancouver

Via Tevere is a Neopolitan Pizzeria in Vancouver close to Commercial Drive. I’ve heard they have some good pizza and it’s taken us a long time to come here for dinner. If you ask Vancouverites where is the place to [...]

March 13, 2018 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Four Beakers, Italian, pizza

No 1 Beef Noodle House in Burnaby

It’s been a long time since coming to No 1 Beef Noodle House in Burnaby. The last time was about 10 years ago when I was in University. It’s a good, quick and affordable meal. The only thing that bugs [...]

March 11, 2018 Burnaby Central, Late Night, Noodles, Taiwanese, Three Beakers
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