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Sura: Korean Lunch Set Menu in Vancouver

Sura Korean Royal Cuisine on Robson Street draws a large crowd during lunch and dinner time. Their lunch specials are undeniably affordable for those who want to try an array of Korean cuisine. I came here with a few of my [...]

November 16, 2015 Four Beakers, Korean, lunch, Robson Street/West End

Ox and Angela: Spanish Cuisine in Calgary

One restaurant I could not miss was Ox and Angela on our Calgary trip. It was a few block away from our hotel and we love Spanish food. I really wish we had more Spanish restaurants in Vancouver. M and [...]

November 4, 2015 Calgary, Four Beakers, Spanish

720 Sweets: Steamy Ice Cream in Kitsilano

720 Sweets is an ice cream store that seeks to explore revolutionary flavours on their menu. If you are from Vancouver and have Instagram, I’m sure you have seen their steamy treats. The shop is in the Kitsilano area on [...]

November 1, 2015 Dessert, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Kitsilano

Mamalee Malaysian Delight: Hainanese Chicken in Vancouver

Mamalee Malaysia Delight was Cafe D’Lite but underwent rebranding in 2013 as a tribute to the owner – Betty for her spirit and heritage. It represents Betty’s continuing commitment to an authentic Malaysian dining experience that is second to none. I [...]

October 30, 2015 Cafe, Four Beakers, Kitsilano, Malaysian

The Ramenman: New Ramen Shop in Vancouver

The Ramenman is the newest Japanese ramen joint to open up on the West End of Downtown Vancouver. After seeing Sean’s beautiful pictures on instagram of The Ramenman, I had to check it out. Surprisingly, when I came here to [...]

October 27, 2015 Four Beakers, Japanese, Ramen, Robson Street/West End

Krafty Kitchen + Bar: Casual Farm to Table in Kelowna

Krafty Kitchen + Bar is a casual farm to table eatery in Kelowna. They focus on using local Canadian ingredients in their dishes where possible. They also have Kelowna’s only Duck Fat Fryer, so you know their fries will be amazing. [...]

October 2, 2015 Farm to Table, Four Beakers, Kelowna

Chatime: Best Bubble Tea in Richmond

Chatime is a bubble tea cafe located all over the world. I remember seeing it in Asia when I was travelling a few years ago. They differentiate themselves from competition by using fresh tea. They don’t use pre-made teas or [...]

September 20, 2015 Bubble Tea, Four Beakers, Richmond

Le Tigre: Delivered by Foodee

Since Vancouver rains for most of the year, it does get a bit depressing to go out and hunt for food. I love Le Tigre but sometimes their truck is too far away from the office, so when we saw [...]

September 9, 2015 Delivery, Downtown, Food Carts, Four Beakers, Streetcart

reLiSH Gourmet Burgers: New on Davie Street

reLiSH Gourmet Burgers just opened up their newest location on Davie Street close to English Bay. The restaurant comes from the East Coast of Canada – New Brunswick. They also have another location on Commercial Drive and will soon open another [...]

September 7, 2015 Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, lunch, Robson Street/West End

L’Abattoir: Weekend Brunch

L’Abattoir offers up a delicious weekend brunch in the heart of Gastown. Of course their dinner menu is stellar as always, but with their brunch menu, the mix comforting staples with hearty, unique entrees. Always try to make reservations in advance [...]

August 6, 2015 Brunch, Four Beakers, Gastown

Lips Resto: Brunch on Davie Street

Lips Resto is a new restaurant that opened up on Davie Street. Besides lunch and dinner, they also serve brunch on the weekends. The chef and owner Curtis “Lips” Demyon is 17 years into his culinary career, most recently as executive [...]

July 21, 2015 Downtown, Four Beakers

JJs Trucketeria: Filipino Food Truck

JJs Trucketeria was outside one of our offices during the lunch hour, so we decided to devour their amazing Filipino BBQ meats. You can’t go wrong with anything from their menu. For healthier options, they do have a market bowl or [...]

July 11, 2015 British Columbia, Filipino, Food Carts, Four Beakers, lunch, Streetcart

Elysian Coffee: Coffee Shop in Mount Pleasant

Elysian Coffee has 3 cafes in Vancouver and I made a trip to their Mount Pleasant location with J for a morning coffee before work. Their space looks fantastic with lots of natural light coming into the cafe. No wonder [...]

July 9, 2015 Bakery, Cafe, Four Beakers, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

Green Lettuce: Chinese and Indian Fusion

Green Lettuce is an amazing hole in the wall restaurant with Indian Style Chinese food. It’s busy every evening, so make sure to get a reservation or come here right at the beginning of dinner time. They also have another [...]

July 5, 2015 Chinese, Four Beakers, Indian, Kensington

Hakkasan Bistro: Modern Chinese Bistro in Richmond

Hakkasan Bistro Cafe is located in a very obscure area in East Richmond close to Ikea and the International Summer Night Market. They are a family-run establishment opened in 2007 by a mother and her two daughters. Renowned for their tasting menus, [...]

July 4, 2015 Chinese, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Richmond, Seafood

Shiang Garden Restaurant: Fourteen Course Meal

Shiang Garden Seafood Restaurant is an authentic Chinese restaurant featuring Cantonese dim sum and live seafood. They are located on No. 3 Road close to Parker Place. This is a popular location for weddings as they can seat a large amount [...]

June 30, 2015 Chinese, Four Beakers, Richmond, Seafood

The Black Forest Restaurant: German Cuisine in Harrison Hot Springs

M and I spent 2 days at Harrison Hot Springs. Sometimes it’s nice to just get away from the city and enjoy some more nature. The first thing that we did here is eat. M always talks highly of the [...]

June 21, 2015 Four Beakers, German, Harrison Hot Springs

Earnest Ice Cream: Dessert near Olympic Village

Earnest Ice Cream‘s second location is on 2nd and Quebec St, which is close to Olympic Village. They create small batches of artisan ice cream with seasonal ingredients that will surely knock your socks off. You can get their ice [...]

May 29, 2015 Dessert, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Mount Pleasant/Main Street