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Smoking Pig: Korean Food in Coquitlam

Smoking Pig is a new restaurant that opened up in Coquitlam and it’s opened by the people who created Ramengers. I came here with the family for lunch. The parking is limited as there are only a few spots out [...]

February 24, 2017 Coquitlam, Korean, lunch, Three Beakers

Sala Thai: Thai Cuisine in Downtown Vancouver

Sala Thai serves up authentic Thai cuisine in Downtown Vancouver. They are a family-run restaurant and have been operating for over 20 years. I came here with some friends for dinner and it’s been a long time since I’ve been [...]

February 22, 2017 Downtown, Kid Friendly, Noodles, Thai, Three Beakers

Cactus Club: Frozen Blood Orange Margaritas and Appetizers

Cactus Club Cafe has one of their most stunning locations at Jack Poole Plaza by the Olympic Cauldron. After work, a few of us stopped by to try their new Frozen Blood Orange Margaritas as well as try a few [...]

February 20, 2017 Canadian, Downtown, Late Night, Three Beakers

Nando’s Canada: Garden City Location Now Open

Nando’s Canada has open their latest location in Richmond on Garden City. Nando’s first opened in South Africa in 1987 and soon became famous for its Portuguese style flame-grilled chicken with their PERi-PERI sauce. They currently have 39 restaurants spanning 3 [...]

February 5, 2017 Kid Friendly, Richmond, Three Beakers

The Holy Crab: Louisiana-Inspired Seafood in Vancouver

The Holy Crab has opened their first location in Canada and it’s located on Vancouver’s Robson street. It’s very interesting to see something new open up in this neighbourhood that isn’t Japanese food. I was invited to try a few [...]

February 1, 2017 American, Robson Street/West End, Seafood, Three Beakers

Goldies Pizza: New Location in International Village Mall in Vancouver

Goldies Pizza has opened their latest location in International Village Mall near Chinatown and Gastown. They are best known for their cheap and delicious thin crust pizza. Anyone that has been out late at night in Vancouver has probably been here [...]

January 29, 2017 Downtown, Late Night, pizza, Three Beakers

Trees Organic Coffee & Roasting House: Cheese Cake in Vancouver

Trees Coffee is also known as Trees Organic that is popular for their cheese cakes. I came here with my mother in law over the holidays for some coffee and cheese cake. It was on her list of places to [...]

January 28, 2017 Cafe, Dessert, Kitsilano, Three Beakers

Grounds for Coffee: Cinnamon Buns and Coffee

Grounds for Coffee has been around since 1993 making delicious cinnamon buns. They are made by hand with locally-sourced ingredients, to hundreds of locations across B.C. and Alberta. I was invited to stop by to try some coffee and cinnamon [...]

January 24, 2017 Bakery, Cafe, Kitsilano, Three Beakers

Dubh Linn Gate: Old Irish Pub in Vancouver

Dubh Linn Gate is an Old Irish pub in Vancouver close on Main and Terminal. This is their second location, as their original location is in Whistler. I’ve been here a few years ago and I remember they had good [...]

January 22, 2017 irish, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers

The Birds and The Beets: Cafe in Gastown

Bird & the Beets is a cafe that is located in Gastown and they serve up coffee, sandwiches, breakfast and other snacks. We came here on the weekend have a few bites and coffee. One thing I love about shops in [...]

January 21, 2017 Bakery, Cafe, Gastown, Three Beakers

Honey Donuts: Sweet Treat in Deep Cove

Honey Donuts is a popular spot in Deep Cove to indulge on their donuts and coffee. They serve up home cooked and freshly prepared wholesome food. The small beautiful village of Deep Cove is 20 minutes away from Vancouver and is [...]

January 16, 2017 Bakery, Cafe, Dessert, North Vancouver, Three Beakers

(M) Ike’s Place at Sweet Inspiration in San Francisco

Sweet Inspiration is serving (M) Ikes’s Place Sandwiches and I was very confused about this location and why it was called Mike’s Place. When I was in town, I spent quite a lot of time searching online if I was [...]

January 13, 2017 San Francisco, Sandwich, Three Beakers

Jane on Larkin: Cafe in San Francisco

Jane on Larkin in San Francisco is a local cafe that serves coffee, toast, breakfast, pastries and other items. I was on the hunt for a breakfast spot that also sold avocado toast. Coffee Coffee is definitely a staple in [...]

January 12, 2017 Brunch, Cafe, San Francisco, Three Beakers

Men no Kura: Ramen in Vancouver

Men-no Kura is another new addition to the ramen community on Robson Street in Downtown Vancouver. There are several ramen shops in close proximity, so competition is high. I came here at night with a few friends to have 2nd [...]

January 11, 2017 Japanese, Ramen, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

St. Regis Bar and Grill in Downtown Vancouver

Taking over the kitchen and updating the menu at St. Regis Bar & Grill is Executive Chef Daniel Ackland, who had a challenge of finding a fine balance of refreshing existing favourites and creating new dishes which seamlessly blend into its [...]

January 10, 2017 Bar and Grill, Downtown, Three Beakers

Dockside Seafood Restaurant: Dineout Vancouver

Dockside Restaurant is participating again in Dine Out Vancouver from January 20 to February 5, 2017. They are offering guests with their 3 course meal on Granville Island for West Coast Cuisine for $40. Reservations should be made in advance. I came [...]

January 9, 2017 Dineout, Granville Island, Three Beakers, WestCoast

Pho Xe Lua 24: Vietnamese Cuisine in Vancouver

Pho Xe Lua 24 is a little restaurant on Cambie Street serving up traditional Vietnamese food. A few of us came here for dinner an event. We all haven’t been to this restaurant yet, so we decided to come in [...]

January 8, 2017 Noodles, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Three Beakers, Vietnamese

Mama’s: Breakfast in San Francisco

Mama’s on Washington Square was where we had breakfast on the last day we were in San Francisco. Apparently it was a local favourite, but now it is mostly tourist. We came a few minutes before opening and the line [...]

January 7, 2017 Brunch, San Francisco, Three Beakers