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Tofino Coffee Company: Coffee on the Beach

When in Tofino, head to Tofino Coffee Company to get your caffeine fix. My friends and I were heading to go out for an early morning hike and then stroll around a few beaches. Caffeine is always a must. The cafe was [...]

April 22, 2016 Cafe, Four Beakers, Tofino

Chachi’s: Sandwiches at Metrotown

Chachi’s is the newest addition to the Metropolis food court in South Burnaby. They are originally from Calgary and now they have their first location in BC. There are plans to open 2 more locations at Crossiron Mills and Tsawwassen Mills. Their [...]

April 21, 2016 Canadian, Fast Food, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Sandwich, South Burnaby

Jiggers: Fish & Chips Truck in Ucluelet

The first thing we did in Ucluelet was to pay a visit to Jiggers Fish and Chips for lunch. They are known for their Fish and Chips with locally caught fish. With the ocean so close and great produce nearby, [...]

April 12, 2016 Food Carts, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Seafood, Streetcart, Ucluelet, WestCoast

Showcase Restaurant Bar: West Coast Cuisine in Downtown Vancouver

Showcase Restaurant and Bar is located inside the Marriott Hotel in Downtown Vancouver. It is on the main floor of the hotel to the left of the lobby. They are a casual dining restaurant serving delicious West Coast Cuisine. They [...]

April 4, 2016 Chef, Downtown, Four Beakers, WestCoast

Hee Rae Deung: Chinese Korean Food

Hee Rae Deung is a Korean Chinese Restaurant on North Road in the same plaza as the Independent Grocer. Since we knew it was a busy day, we came here at 5:45pm on a weekend for dinner, to our surprise, [...]

February 3, 2016 Coquitlam, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Korean

Phnom Penh: Lunch Time Essentials

Phnom Penh is a Vancouver staple and if you haven’t been here, you’re missing out on some amazing Vietnamese/Cambodian dishes. It’s crazy busy everyday for lunch and dinner. Try to get reservations or avoid peak times. They only take resos [...]

January 28, 2016 Cambodian, Chinatown, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Vietnamese

Village Bistro: Canadian Comfort Food

Village Bistro, formerly known as Lips Resto, has been reimagined by the original owners to serve as a casual West End staple in the community. They serve up bistro-style comfort food with Canadian flavours, and a menu entirely made-from-scratch. I was invited [...]

December 14, 2015 Canadian, Four Beakers, Robson Street/West End

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