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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

Frog Hollow Farms: Avocado Toast in San Francisco

When I was travelling in San Francisco, I had a crazy addition of Avocado Toast. When I was at the Ferry Terminal, I took a visit to Frog Hollow Farm to get a taste of their toast. The Shop They [...]

January 6, 2017 lunch, San Francisco, Three Beakers

Juniper: Happy Hour in Chinatown

I love the abundance of Happy Hour options near my office. My coworkers and I wanted to grab a quick drink after work to celebrate the holidays. We headed to Juniper as they had a earlier happy hour than some [...]

December 31, 2016 Chinatown, Happy Hour, Three Beakers

Homer St. Cafe: Brunch in Vancouver

Homer St. Cafe serves brunch on the weekends and I always have lunch with my brunch buddy to try new places around town and catch up. I’ve been here for events before but never brunch. I started off with a [...]

December 27, 2016 Brunch, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Chez Christophe: Pastries, Sandwiches and Holiday Treats

Chez Christophe is located in North Burnaby and they recently moved locations to a larger venue. There’s more seating and a lot more treats to be had. Since I live pretty close by, I was invited with a few other bloggers [...]

December 23, 2016 Bakery, Dessert, North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Osum! Kitchen + Lab: Baogers and MoNoodles in Steveston

Osum! Kitchen + Lab is a new fusion restaurant that specializes in making unique baos and noodles. Besides being a restaurant, they are also a food lab that experiments with new creations. They have hopes of having special tastings and collaborations [...]

December 21, 2016 Fusion, Noodles, Richmond, Three Beakers

Storm Brewing: Craft Beer in East Vancouver

Storm Brewing is a bit different that other breweries in Vancouver. They don’t have a lounge or a tasting room. When you walk through their sliding door, you are right in the middle of where the brewing magic takes place. [...]

December 18, 2016 Brewery, Commercial Drive / Grandview, Three Beakers

Doan’s Craft Brewery: Beer in East Vancouver

Doan’s Craft Brewing Co is a family run brewery in the heart of the East Van. From home-brewing to Craft Brewing, the Doan’s family is inspired by great beer, the art and science of craft brewing and the community created by [...]

December 16, 2016 Brewery, Commercial Drive / Grandview, Three Beakers

Gotts’s Roadside: Burgers at the Ferry Building in San Francisco

It was a beautiful day in San Francisco and we ended up at the Ferry Building to grab some lunch. The ferry terminal has so much to eat, but we were on a mission to find Gott’s Roadside since we [...]

December 13, 2016 American, lunch, San Francisco, Three Beakers

Wild Sweets: Holiday Collection

Wild Sweets is back with their holiday collection to make everyone’s Christmas a little more merry and delicious. This includes sculptures, logs, and chocolate sets. I was invited back to check out the items that they are offering. Crispy Chocolate Cherry Orange [...]

December 12, 2016 Dessert, Richmond, Three Beakers

Pacific Poke: Poke and Panini in Chinatown

Pacific Poke has finally opened their doors in Chinatown on Main Street. I’ve been waiting for a long time to open as it’s the closest poke restaurant to my office. What sets them apart from other poke restaurants in Vancouver [...]

December 10, 2016 Hawaiian, Kid Friendly, lunch, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Bourbon St Grill: Metrotown Food Court

Bourbon St Grill just open at Metropolis at Metrotown and it’s slowly become M’s favourite food court place to eat at. Their menu is pretty interesting as it’s Americanized food but with a cajun twist. It’s like Manchu Wok but [...]

December 7, 2016 American, Fast Food, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Ritual: Farm to Table Restaurant in Vancouver

Ritual is a Farm to Table restaurant in Downtown Vancouver. They are inspired by an array of cultures that drives an eclectic and ever changing menu. Chef Nevada Cope put together a special menu that gave us a sneak peek [...]

December 4, 2016 Farm to Table, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Original Joe’s: Burgers and Drinks

Original Joe’s is a Restaurant and Bar located on Robson Street in Downtown Vancouver. We came here to try a few of the new menu items that have some out this fall. I’ve seen Original Joe’s around but haven’t made [...]

December 3, 2016 American, Bar and Grill, Downtown, Late Night, Three Beakers

Golden Sichuan Restaurant: Spicy Dishes + Dumpling Trail

Golden Szechuan Restaurant in Richmond is known for their spicy food. I came here with Sherman, Dee and Amy to try a few of their dishes as well as try some dumplings as part of the Dumpling Trail. Interior The [...]

December 1, 2016 Chinese, Richmond, Three Beakers

Poké Time on Robson: More Poké, No Problem

Continuing my poké adventures in Vancouver, another poké shop is Poké Time on Robson Street. I came here during my lunch break to grab a bowl to go with my coworkers. You can have you poke on a bed of [...]

November 30, 2016 Fusion, Hawaiian, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Los Cuervos: Happy Hour of Tacos and Drinks

Los Cuervos is a Taqueria and Cantina near Kingsway and Fraser St in Vancouver. A few of us went after work to enjoy their Happy Hour special. 2 Tacos and a beer for $10. A pretty good deal. We came [...]

November 29, 2016 Happy Hour, Mexican, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers