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Fujiya

Fujiya is a japanese grocery store located on Clark. This little store is basically in the middle of nowhere but they have different types of Japanese cooking ingredients, sushi, bento boxes, and snacks in the store. When you walk in [...]

October 11, 2010 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Japanese, Three Beakers

Cafe Artigiano

Cafe Artigiano is a great place in North Burnaby to just chill and have a coffee. You can even steal wireless from Safeway, which is across the street. With so many seats, you could even have a mini study session. [...]

October 11, 2010 Cafe, North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Copa Cafe

Copa Café has several locations in Vancouver. I love Chinese café food, and I could probably eat it everyday if given the chance. Wandering to the Best Buy on Cambie, M and I really wanted some good food. Using my [...]

October 8, 2010 Chinese, South Cambie Street, Three Beakers

Bonchaz Bakery Cafe

Going to school right beside BonChaz, it was obvious I had to try it out! Going to school at 8:30am and then going to work right after makes DesignGirl a very grumpy girl. To kick off a long day, I [...]

October 4, 2010 Downtown, Three Beakers

Fortune House Seafood

Fortune House Seafood restaurant always has long line-ups during the weekends during the afternoon. Even if you have a reservation, you have to wait a bit. I guess this is typical of popular dim sum locations. The interior décor is [...]

October 3, 2010 Chinese, North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Applause

As a huge fan of Japanese food, I love to go to new places to try different dishes that are out of the ordinary…or has a good menu selection. At Oak Street, there is a small restaurant called “Applause”. I [...]

October 3, 2010 Japanese, Marpole, Three Beakers

Chill Winston

Wandering down Gastown with CanuckGirl, TaiwaneseGirl, and BebeYeoville for some lunch, we were growing very hungry when we found out Guu was closed. We wondered until we saw this huge restaurant called Chill Winston. People have said this place was [...]

September 28, 2010 Gastown, Three Beakers

Stella’s Tap and Tapas

Having passed by Stella several time and talking about it, we finally went. It has always been in the corner of our sight when we go to Havana’s. it seems like a good place from the outside and sounds like [...]

September 27, 2010 Bar and Grill, Commercial Drive / Grandview, Three Beakers

Splitz Grill

M here, is it just me or am I the one who’s reviewing all the really really junky foods? This time me and DesignGirl went to Splitz Grill on Main. The outside of the place is nothing to write home [...]

September 26, 2010 Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Burgers Etc. BBQ House

M here, and one fateful evening DesignGirl and I went to try what CTV calls the best burger in Burnaby at Burgers Etc. One great first impression of Burgers Etc. is that they have back parking which is awesome! The [...]

September 26, 2010 North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Re-Up BBQ Foodcart

Re-Up BBQ Foodcart is one of the new foodcart vendors in Vancouver.  After hearing all the buzz about this foodcart on Twitter and Urbanspoon, it was time to see what the hype was all about. One day after work, I [...]

September 25, 2010 Downtown, Food Carts, Three Beakers

Subeez Cafe

Subeez is apparently the #1 brunch restaurant in Yaletown. MedicalGiraffe suggested we go here. We walked into Subeez and I could not be drawn by the crazy candleholders. It was covered in wax. Looking at the menu, there are a [...]

September 21, 2010 Three Beakers, Yaletown

Michi Waffle & Expresso Bar

Walking along Robson Street CanuckGirl, TaiwaneseGirl and I were looking to find something to satisfy our sweet tooth. Michi Waffle & Expresso Bar caught my eye with their really pretty storefront display. Walking into their store, the décor was very [...]

September 19, 2010 Dessert, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Roaming Dragon

I heard about Roaming Dragon through Twitter when they followed Foodology. They had some very nice branding, so I decided I should try it since it’s pretty close to where I work. Roaming Dragon specializes in Pan Asian Cuisine and [...]

September 19, 2010 Chinese, Downtown, Food Carts, Three Beakers

Chinese Skewer King

I saw Chinese Skewer King on my way to work and I thought it was the funniest thing because they abbreviate is as CSK, which is my friends SFU e-mail name. On our street food vendor adventure, we decided to [...]

September 19, 2010 Chinese, Downtown, Food Carts, Three Beakers

Burgoo ( Main)

I always pass by Burgoo on Main and seeing their bright blue sign, so on Tuesday, M, FragileBoy, InsecureGirl and I decided to go here after classes. We heard good reviews of this place so we were excited! The interior [...]

September 18, 2010 Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

East No. 1 Seafood Restaurant

Since I apparently like late night snacking, East No. 1 Seafood Restaurant seemed like a good place to get our Chinese food cravings fulfilled. M liked their sweet and sour pork, so he insisted we go. Even though this place [...]

September 12, 2010 Chinese, Renfrew-Collingwood, Three Beakers

The Oyster at Pescatores Seafood

No trip to Victoria is ever complete without having some seafood! On our way back to Vancouver, InsecureGirl, FragileBoy and I really wanted some oysters and The Oyster was really calling out to us! Even the “Buck-a-Shuck” sign in the [...]

September 8, 2010 Seafood, Three Beakers, Victoria