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Sanpachi Ramen

Sanpachi Ramen is a new ramen joint that opened up downtown.  I’ve been to several ramen places, and none of them really satisfied me. Until now. Thanks to KimHo for her amazing post about this place. Sanpachi Ramen is on [...]

December 27, 2010 Four Beakers, Japanese, Robson Street/West End

Excellent Tofu & Snack Ltd

Excellent Tofu and Snack LTD. looks pretty sketchy from the outside but they make some amazing tofu dessert. Perfect for a snack or after dinner dessert….or if you are a tofu fanatic…you would just come here anytime. The inside looks [...]

December 19, 2010 Chinese, Dessert, Four Beakers, Richmond

Shoryumen, Fumisen and Bakudanyaki Foodcarts

SFUPretender highly recommended we visit the 3 foodcarts in Richmond near River Rock Casino, so we decided to take a trip! I’ve heard people talk about the foodcarts, but never really had an urge to go until now. The famous [...]

December 12, 2010 Four Beakers, Japanese, Richmond, Seafood, Streetcart, Three Beakers, Two Beakers

Thomas Haas Fine Chocolates & Patisserie (Kitsilano)

Thomas Haas is famous for his amazing chocolate creations. From cakes, to pastries, to chocolates…they are just amazing. I’ve got the chance to try the North Vancouver location, but not Kits until now. FinanceGirl and SFUPretender got bored and decided [...]

December 7, 2010 Dessert, Four Beakers, Kitsilano

Brioche

Brioche has great food and atmosphere. They are known for their amazing daily specials. Located in Gastown, Broche offers up amazing items from pastas, soups and sandwiches. Their daily specials are located on a chalkboard. The door leads to the [...]

December 6, 2010 Brunch, Cafe, Four Beakers, Gastown, Seafood

Two Chefs and A Table

When MedicalGiraffe was back in town, she told me that we should try Two Chefs and A Table. I have never heard of this place before and decided why not! They are known for the simple food with AMAZING flavours! [...]

December 2, 2010 Brunch, Four Beakers, Gastown

Romer’s Burger Bar

Romer’s Burger Bar is the new burger joint in town. They serve up gourmet burgers with the freshest ingredients and stay true to being sustainable. Romer’s Burger Bar has parking on the side, you will have to enter from the [...]

December 1, 2010 Bar and Grill, Four Beakers, Kitsilano

Havana’s – Revisit

A few months ago, we wrote a post about Havana’s. Since MedicalGiraffe was back in town, we thought it would be most appropriate to go back to Havana’s to try out some more tasty treats. I started off with a latte [...]

December 1, 2010 Brunch, Commercial Drive / Grandview, Four Beakers

Toratatsu

Toratstau is slowly becoming my favorite Izakaya restaurant. They are located near Robson and Denman. They have a good variety of choices to choose from. The downside about this place is that it’s quite small, so reservations are a must [...]

November 29, 2010 Four Beakers, Japanese, Robson Street/West End, Tapas

Twisted Fork Bistro

The Twisted Fork Bistro is THE place to go for brunch. It is claimed to be the best brunch place in town. I am always skeptical when people tell me it’s the best. Twisted Fork Bistro opens at 10am, but [...]

November 25, 2010 Brunch, Downtown, Four Beakers, French

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

Bella Gelateria

Bella Gelateria is located under the Fairmont Pan Pacific. I always go to La Casa Gelato to get my fix of gelato, but I find that their quality has gone down. On my search for gelato, why not check out [...]

November 14, 2010 Dessert, Downtown, Four Beakers

Little Billys Steak House

Little Billys Steak House is a gem that is hidden in North Burnaby near SFU. They specialize in steaks, seafood and traditional greek dishes. One thing I really don’t like about this place is the very very cramped entrance to [...]

November 1, 2010 Bar and Grill, Four Beakers, Greek, North Burnaby

The Keg (Burnaby)

The Keg has always been a favorite place for M and I. Today we were suppose to go to Gothams, but after paying for parking and walking one block to the restaurant, we decided to go back to Burnaby. SO [...]

October 30, 2010 Bar and Grill, Four Beakers, North Burnaby

Locus

After hearing Locus is a sweet place to have brunch, CanuckGirl and I went to check out Locus. InsecureGirl recommended to check this out too. Apparently, BaguetteGirl’s sister works here too. The interior was quite neat too, they had these [...]

October 23, 2010 Brunch, Four Beakers, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

Sun Sui Wah

When the whole family gets together, what is the first thing you want to do? If the answer is going out for FOOD, that is RIGHT! My relatives and I headed out to Sun Sui Wah on Main Street to [...]

October 2, 2010 Chinese, Four Beakers, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

Uncle Fatih’s Pizza

M here, and tonight I decided to order in for once. Who says take aways and delivery food are subpar to eating at a restaurant? I went to Uncle Fatih’s Pizza online and let me tell you, their website is [...]

September 26, 2010 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Four Beakers

Havana

Oh Havana’s…how much I love thee. When I am in need of a drink or some oh so yummy food, I turn to you. Havana’s on Commercial serves up Latin American and Cuban cuisine. When you walk into the restaurant, [...]

September 20, 2010 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Four Beakers