Foodology

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Japadog

JapaDog crossed my path as I went to the Advanced Screening of The Town starring Ben Affleck. So, I decided to grab one because it’s quick and always satisfying. They also have several flavours at all their locations so it’s [...]

September 17, 2010 Downtown, Four Beakers, Japanese

Hapa Izakaya (Robson)

Hapa Izakaya apparently is known to people in Toronto as the Japanese restaurant with super hot waitresses. Since I’m a girl, I really care more about the food! BaguetteGirl and I went to have dinner before she departed on exchange [...]

September 11, 2010 Four Beakers, Japanese, Robson Street/West End

The Empress Afternoon Tea

The Empress in Victoria has the most elegant afternoon tea! During the long weekend, InsecureGirl, FragileBoy, M and I decided to go to Victoria and explore the sights and sounds of Victoria! Even with the 1 hour of sleep we [...]

September 6, 2010 Four Beakers, Victoria

Nuba (Hastings)

Nuba is a fantastic Lebanese restaurant and even does catering for events Downtown! The first time I had a taste of Nuba was at Marketer’s Night – SFU’s Marketing Networking Event where they served appetizers. After this day, I vowed [...]

September 6, 2010 Downtown, Four Beakers, Lebanese

Thomas Haas Patisserie

Thomas Haas Patisserie is located in North Vancouver. It is a bit tricky to get to if you are unfamiliar with the North Vancouver area, about 5 minutes from Lonsdale Quay when driving. Thomas Haas focuses on high-end gourmet pastries. [...]

August 28, 2010 Dessert, Four Beakers, North Vancouver

Market by Jean-Georges

Two of my friends and I decided to embark on a journey to The Market, this was no market indeed. This was The Market by Jean-Georges in the Vancouver Shangri-La. We knew it would be a bit pricey during the [...]

August 27, 2010 Downtown, Four Beakers

Cumpari’s Gelato & Caffe

Cumpari’s Gelato & Caffe used to be the home of Burger King in the 1990’s and after years of abandonment, Cumpari’s took over this deserted venue. There is no other authentic Italian dessert place near Lougheed Mall. They have anything from [...]

August 23, 2010 Coquitlam, Dessert, Four Beakers

Cafe Medina: Lunch of Champions

Fricassee was on my mind. I heard that the best fricassee in town was at Café Medina, so I called up DesignGirl for a taste quest. Sitting on Beatty Street, Café Medina thrives adjacent to its classy Belgium nighttime counterpart, [...]

August 5, 2010 Brunch, Cafe, Four Beakers, Gastown