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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

Cow Girl Creamery’s Sidekick Cafe: Weekend Raclette in San Francisco

I came to the San Francisco Ferry Terminal on a weekend and Cowgirl Creamery’s Sidekick Cafe sells Raclettes on the weekends on Saturday and Sunday from 11am – 3pm. I’ve been dying to have a good raclette, so when I [...]

November 28, 2016 European, lunch, San Francisco, Three Beakers

Bao Down Snack Bar: Filipino Style Tapas in Gastown

Bao Down Snack Bar is the 3rd location to open up from the minds behind Bao Down. This particular location features Filipino Style Tapas. I’ve been to the other 2 locations and I’m always surprised how each location has a [...]

November 27, 2016 Filipino, Fusion, Gastown, Three Beakers

Salchicha: North African and Middle Eastern cuisine in Vancouver

Salchicha on Granville Street serves up Northern African and Middle Eastern cuisine in Vancouver. Pretty unique since there isn’t many places that serve that type of food. I was invited to try a few of their signature items on the [...]

November 23, 2016 Downtown, Kid Friendly, Middle Eastern, Three Beakers

Pepper Lunch on Cambie: Gyozas, Yaki Udon and Grilled Meats

Pepper Lunch launched a few items on their menu a few month ago. We went to their Cambie location to try a few of these items. I’ve been a big fan of their restaurant ever since I had it in [...]

November 22, 2016 Japanese, Kid Friendly, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Kibo Restaurant and Lounge: Drink in Yaletown

It’s been a while since my last visit to Kibo. They are a modern Japanese restaurant which is popular among larger groups celebrating birthdays or other milestones. We came here to grab a few bites and get some drinks in the [...]

November 20, 2016 Izakaya, Japanese, Late Night, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Nero: Waffles in Yaletown

Nero has opened their second location in Yaletown. Unlike their Robson Street location, they have more seats, a patio, a different menu, and alcohol. Everyone loves a good Brussels or Liege waffle. Interior A lot of the seating is great for [...]

November 19, 2016 Cafe, Dessert, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Red Door: Hidden Cafe in San Francisco

Every day was an early morning for us when we were in San Francisco and I needed coffee and toast to start off my day. After doing a quick search, I found a nice cafe a few blocks away from [...]

November 17, 2016 Cafe, San Francisco, Three Beakers

Natsumi Ramen: Ramen on Commercial Drive

Natsumi Ramen on Commercial Drive is one of the newer ramen shops to pop up in Vancouver. There aren’t any ramen shops in the area, so I was surprised this was here. I was walking along Commercial Drive with a [...]

November 16, 2016 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Japanese, Ramen, Three Beakers

Chicken Holic: Fried Chicken in Coquitlam

Chicken Holic is a new Fried Chicken shop in Coquitlam on Austin Road. We passed by and Chicken Holic caught our eye so we took the chance and decided to grab some food here after our first dinner. They specialize [...]

November 15, 2016 Coquitlam, Korean, Three Beakers

Tsim Chai Noodles: Dumpling Trail in Richmond

Tsim Chai Noodles is located in Richmond and serves Cantonese cuisine. I love Cantonese food since it reminds me of eating at home. We were invited by Tourism Richmond to experience the Dumpling Trail. Tsim Chai Noodles is one of the [...]

November 12, 2016 Cafe, Chinese, Noodles, Richmond, Three Beakers

Standing Egg Cafe: Coffee in Korea Town

Standing Egg Cafe is located in Korean Town between Burnaby and Coquitlam on North Road. There are a few good cafe on North Road that has popped up recently, but none of them are as hip as Standing Egg. Interior [...]

November 11, 2016 Burnaby Cariboo-Lougheed, Cafe, Dessert, Three Beakers

Ta Bom: Korean BBQ in Coquitlam

Ta Bom serves up Korean cuisine, but what they are known for is their Hot Plate items with egg, cheese and corn. The line up was ok at 5 pm, but once it got to 5:30, there was a long [...]

November 10, 2016 Coquitlam, Korean, Three Beakers