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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

Vietnamese Tea House: Pho in Vancouver

Vietnamese Tea House opened a few months ago serving authentic Vietnamese cuisine in the East Village on Hastings Street close to Nanaimo Street. A few of us were invited to come dine here for dinner. The restaurant is small but [...]

February 11, 2018 East Village, Three Beakers, Vietnamese

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

Mr Moustache: Now Open in Burnaby

Mr Moustache has opened their next location right outside Metropolis at Metrotown taking over Cafe Joie. They have quietly opened up here for a soft opening but it was still busy on a Tuesday evening. They are popular for their [...]

January 29, 2018 Bubble Tea, Burnaby Central, Cafe, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

When in New York, go to Joe’s Pizza

We were in New York for a week and one of places the internet told us to go to is Joe’s Pizza for an authentic New York slice. We went to their original location in Greenwich Village for a snack. For [...]

January 28, 2018 New York, pizza, Three Beakers

Raclette NYC: Delicious Melted Alpine Cheese

A popular place is Raclette NYC is the East Village for some savoury melted cheese over your meal. How can you deny such a glorious thing? When we visited New York, we couldn’t say no. It’s gotten very popular in [...]

January 27, 2018 East Village, European, New York, Three Beakers

Riz Sushi and Poké in Vancouver

Riz Sushi and Poké is located in a small plaza on Renfrew and Broadway in Vancouver. Their main business is catering, but they serve up lunch and dinner at their shop. You can find sushi combos, poké, udon, teriyaki and appetizers on [...]

January 25, 2018 Hastings-Sunrise, Hawaiian, Three Beakers

Neverland Tea Salon: High Tea in Vancouver

Neverland Tea Salon is located in Kitsilano and is a popular cafe serving up high tea. They take inspiration from Peter Pan, thus the name Neverland. What stands out is their variety of high teas that can cater towards vegans [...]

January 24, 2018 Afternoon Tea, Kitsilano, Three Beakers

Lunch at Kitchen by Yugo in Downtown Vancouver

Kitchen by Yugo is located on Denman and Robson specializing in French and Japanese Fusion cuisine. I’ve heard lots about this place and I decided to come with a friend for lunch as it’s interesting how they will marry these [...]

January 22, 2018 French, Fusion, Japanese, lunch, Robson Street/West End, Sushi, Three Beakers

BlackBird Pub House: $20 Dine Out Vancouver Menu

This year’s Donnelly Group Dine Out Vancouver menus blend new food program highlights with a number of fresh dishes created by the culinary team. With hearty entrees, satisfying vegetarian options, and tempting desserts-all made-from-scratch-Donnelly Group is proud to offer delicious, [...]

January 20, 2018 Dineout, Downtown, Pub/Bar, Three 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

Four by Brother Luck in Colorado Springs: Review

Last Fall, I was visiting Colorado Springs and all the locals were raving about Four by Brother Luck and how he will be in Top Chef. He is no stranger to the culinary scene as he appreared on Beat Bobby Flay [...]

January 13, 2018 Colorado, Three Beakers

Bon Chon Chicken: Soy Garlic Fried Chicken

Bon Chon Chicken is a South Korean-based international fried chicken restaurant chain in New York. Majority of the US locations are in California and New York. We came on Thanksgiving long weekend and they were open. We wanted to come [...]

January 8, 2018 Korean, Late Night, Three Beakers

Pho 95: Vietnamese Food in Denver

Pho 95 is a popular Vietnamese restaurant for locals in Denver Colorado to get their piping hot bowl of comforting pho. They currently have 2 locations – one in Littleton and Denver. When we were visiting Denver, we were all [...]

January 7, 2018 Colorado, Four Beakers, Noodles, Vietnamese

Momofuku Milk Bar: Disappointing Time in New York

Momofuku Milk Bar has seen better days. I’ve had it in Toronto and also my previous visit to New York at their East Village location. Since it was our first night in New York on this particular trip, I wanted [...]

January 6, 2018 Dessert, New York, One Beaker

Shu Jiao Fu Zhou Cuisine Restaurant in New York

Shu Jiao Fu Zhou Cuisine Restaurant is a simple Chinese cafe specializing in soups, noodles, and dumplings by hand. This hole in the wall has some really cheap food. Everything is $3.50 or under. That is an amazing price for New [...]

January 4, 2018 Chinese, New York, Noodles, Three Beakers