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Original’s Café Mexicano: Authentic Mexican Cuisine in Port Moody

My friend Hilda told me about Original’s Café Mexicano on Clarke Street in Port Moody in this heritage house. I had no idea it was in such a cute place. We came here after work on a weekday and it was [...]

May 23, 2018 Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Mexican, Port Moody

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

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

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

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

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

Morimoto New York: Lunch and Sushi Sets

During my 2nd trip to New York City, I had to come back again to eat from their lunch menu. I had an awesome time a few years ago, so I had to bring my friends. I’ve been to Morimoto [...]

March 10, 2018 Chelsea, Four Beakers, Japanese, lunch, New York, Seafood

Junior’s Cheesecake in New York City

Junior’s Cheesecake was founded in Brooklyn back in 1950 and is best known for their delicious New York Style Cheesecakes. If you’re visiting New York, you don’t have to travel to Brooklyn to their original location. Right by Times Square [...]

March 9, 2018 Dessert, Four Beakers, New York

Corvus Coffee Roasters in Denver: Review

Corvus Coffee Roasters is a roastery and cafe in Denver, Colorado crafting up delicious cups of coffee each day. They work directly at origin with dozens of farmers to give customers access to a variety of the finest coffees in the [...]

February 23, 2018 Bakery, Cafe, Colorado, Four Beakers

Sweet Memory Desserts: Taiwanese Desserts in Richmond

Sweet Memory Desserts is located in Richmond on Leslie Road. It was opened by the people behind Memory Corner, which is also in Richmond. We were eating dinner close by and decided to grab some dessert. Interior The interior transports [...]

February 16, 2018 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Four Beakers, Richmond

812 Cake and Dessert: Korean Cake in Burnaby

812 Cake and Dessert denotes their 8 signature cakes and desserts, crafted from a 12 step baking process. They specialize in cakes and desserts all handcrafted. All items here are inspired by local, seasonal ingredients and prepared daily. They are located [...]

February 14, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Four Beakers, Korean, North Burnaby

Coffee Project NY: Deconstructed Latte

Experimenting with coffee has never been more fun. Coffee Project NY is a small cafe in the East Village is making customers get out of their morning routine and try coffee in a different way. When I was in New York, [...]

February 1, 2018 Cafe, Four Beakers, New York

Happy Tree BBQ: Now Open in Burnaby

We were originally in Richmond wanting to go to Happy Tree BBQ there but the wait was an hour long, so we drove to their Burnaby location as the line as shorter. When we got there, we were seated right [...]

January 30, 2018 BBQ, Burnaby Central, Chinese, Four Beakers

The Pie Hole: Now Open in Burnaby

The Pie Hole opened their new location in Burnaby this weekend. Their first location is on Fraser Street and since it was a hit, they opened this one in Burnaby. Great for me since I live in Burnaby. Jenell Parsons is [...]

January 15, 2018 Dessert, Four Beakers, South Burnaby, Specialty Shop

Beijiang Restaurant: Halal Uyghur Cuisine in Richmond

Beijiang Restaurant opened in 2009 as the first Halal restaurant in Vancouver serving Uyghur dishes like Dapanji and Cumin Lamb. They recently moved to Leslie Road in Richmond, which now has their own parking lot. I was invited to check [...]

January 14, 2018 Chinese, Four Beakers, Richmond
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