Browsing the "Three Beakers" Category

Sushi Zero One

I am running out of options to eat near the office, so when I asked for suggestions on twitter @nicolb suggested I try Sushi Zero One. Since she does know her food, I decided to check this place out. I [...]

February 26, 2011 Downtown, Japanese, Seafood, Three Beakers

Mountain Shadow Pub

If you go to Simon Fraser University on the Burnaby Campus, I am sure you have heard about Mountain Shadow Pub. It is just 3 bus stops away and it’s were you go when you want to party, watch the [...]

February 25, 2011 North Burnaby, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers

Cafe Artigiano

Cafe Artigiano serves up some of the better coffees in Vancouver. They serve italian-style coffee and are famous for their award winning latte art. They are a coffee shop chain that have locations all around the Lower Mainland. Cafe Artigiano [...]

February 23, 2011 Cafe, Downtown, Three Beakers

CheeseCake Etc. Take Out

PinappleBun sent me on a trek to grab some take out from CheeseCake Etc. The last time I went here, it was about a year or so ago. A lot has changed since then, their shop use to just be [...]

February 22, 2011 Dessert, Fairview, Late Night, Three Beakers

Kingsway Sushi

Kingsway Sushi is an all you can eat sushi joint on Kingsway and Boundary. They are owned by Top Gun Group who also own Richmond Sushi, Top Gun J&C, Top Gun Hot Pot, and Garden City Hot Pot. They have [...]

February 21, 2011 Japanese, Seafood, Tapas, Three Beakers, Victoria-Fraserview/Killarney

Lully’s Sandwich Bar

I posed a question on Twitter “Need suggestions for lunch in Downtown. Any good places that are not the “usual” places to eat at?”, I got a few replies back from the amazing followers! Since it was a nice sunny [...]

February 20, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Streetcart, Three Beakers

Golden Oscar Cafe & Restaurant (Visit #2)

Visit #1 Another visit to Golden Oscars on Rupert Street with a bunch of people before heading out to Boss Night Club to check out an event. Since Oscars can usually accomodate a medium sized group of people, we headed [...]

February 20, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, Renfrew-Collingwood, Three Beakers


Guu on Thurlow is open for lunch. I heard from PinappleBun that they have great deals under $10. Since I’ve been to Guu for dinner and loved it, I thought lunch would be exciting too. There are a good amount [...]

February 18, 2011 Japanese, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Bon Chaz 1 Year Anniversary

———————————————————————————————– Previous BonChaz Posts: Visit #1 ———————————————————————————————– BonChaz was celebrating their one year anniversary last week by giving away free BonChaz to all their customers. They decked out the restaurant by putting up lots of balloons. Since I work pretty [...]

February 13, 2011 Bar and Grill, Cafe, Downtown, Event, Three Beakers

DineOut: Ciao Bella Italian Restaurant & Piano Bar

My last Dineout of 2011 was at Ciao Bella was with FinananceGirl, SFUPretender, EnvyGirl and LGirl. Ciao Bella is an Italian restaurant on Denman Street which has a lot of traditional italian dishes. When we walked inside, the interior was [...]

February 12, 2011 Dineout, Italian, Robson Street/West End, Seafood, Three Beakers

Dae Ji

I went to Dae Ji during lunch and the hamburg steaks just looked pretty good. Dae Ji, serves up korean Pork cutlet and many other dishes. It is very popular amongst international students. BCIT, SFU, and a bunch of language [...]

February 8, 2011 Downtown, Korean, Three Beakers

Michi Waffle House (Visit #2)

——————————————————————————————– Continuation of : Visit #1 ——————————————————————————————– I went to Michi Waffle with a few friends but I was a bit too full for dinner to enjoy their amazing waffles. So, I got some tea instead. I ordered the Premium [...]

February 8, 2011 Cafe, Dessert, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Yew Restaurant + Bar

A Year ago, PhotographyGirl and I went here for Dineout and loved it. Since I never came here for lunch, I wanted to try it out. Yew is located at the Four Seasons Hotel in Downtown Vancouver. It has really gorgeous [...]

February 4, 2011 Bar and Grill, Downtown, Three Beakers, WestCoast

DineOut: Aqua Riva

Since the old gang was back together in Vancouver, going out to Dineout seemed right. We left all the planning to ConsultingGirl and she brought everyone together. We chose to go check out Aqua Riva. Aqua Riva is located beside [...]

February 3, 2011 Dineout, Downtown, Seafood, Three Beakers, WestCoast

Well Tea House

Since I am on co-op, I’m basically using any lunch time that I have to go out to eat food downtown. Since I am usually in Burnaby during regular semesters…I obviously had to go eat as much as I could. [...]

January 28, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, Downtown, Three Beakers

Yogu San

On the way to Blaine to pick up some parcel (Yes I’m Canadian and Im cheap). TaiwaneseGirl, CanuckGirl and I stopped at Bellis Fair Mall to look around. This mall is about 1 hour away from Vancouver and you know [...]

January 23, 2011 Lynnwood, Three Beakers

Kimbob E Ramyun

Since I go to SFU, this is essentially a few steps away from the Downtown campus. It’s cheap, it’s fast, it’s Korean. This restaurants has mostly students that come to eat since SFU, BCIT, and a lot of international schools [...]

January 21, 2011 Downtown, Korean, Three Beakers

Grand Dynasty Seafood Restaurant

My parents wanted to go out to eat with my grandfather, so they looked at a Chinese newspaper to see where they should go. They found Grand Dynasty and wanted to try it out. They have never been to a [...]

January 19, 2011 Chinese, North Burnaby, Three Beakers