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Flying Rose: Asian Dessert on Robson Street

Flying Rose is an Asian dessert cafe on Robson Street. I was passing by and noticed it since they serve things like mango desserts. I came with a few friends to give it a try since all other cafes were super [...]

May 5, 2017 Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Robson Street/West End, Two Beakers

Moment Dessert House: Cafe in Burnaby

Moment Dessert House is a another cafe in South Burnaby for coffee, tea and cakes. It is a bit hidden as it is just off Kingsway. I came on a weekend when all the other cafes in the area were [...]

April 13, 2017 Burnaby Central, Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Two Beakers

Cacao 70: Chocolate Brunch in the West End

Cacao 70 is a new restaurant in the West End in Downtown Vancouver serving up decadent chocolate treats for brunch or even late into the evening. They have other locations across Canada in Ontario, Montreal and Quebec. We were invited [...]

January 27, 2017 Brunch, Cafe, Dessert, Robson Street/West End, Two Beakers

Vancouver Fish Company: Dine Out Vancouver

The Vancouver Fish Company is participating 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 or $29 for lunch. Reservations should be made in [...]

January 9, 2017 Dineout, Granville Island, Seafood, Two Beakers, WestCoast

Honolulu Coffee in Downtown Vancouver

Honolulu Coffee opened their first shop in Canada on Nelson Street in Downtown Vancouver. They have plans to open more locations in the near future. They bring to the Vancouver scene a twist on the regular coffee shop by having [...]

January 5, 2017 Cafe, Downtown, Hawaiian, Two Beakers

Chocolate Chair: Dragons Breath in San Francisco

Chocolate Chair at the Japan Centre draws huge line ups for their Dragon’s Breath, a cereal-like fruity pebbles soaked in liquid nitrogen. Once you comp down on the cereal, a bunch of smoke comes out of your nose and mouth. [...]

December 25, 2016 Cafe, San Francisco, Two Beakers

Arisu: Korean BBQ in Coquitlam

Arisu is a Korean BBQ place in Coquitlam. I came here with a few friends on the weekend to hang out and find a new place to try out. As a Korean restaurant, they have a variety of items besides BBQ. [...]

December 24, 2016 BBQ, Coquitlam, Korean, Two Beakers

Arguello: Lunch at the Presidio of San Francisco

Arguello is located in the historic Presidio Officers’ Club. They serve up Mexican cuisine capturing the cultural heritage of the Presidio and a contemporary bar with craft cocktails. Chef Traci Des Jardins put together their menu for Arguello. I was invited by [...]

October 6, 2016 lunch, Mexican, San Francisco, Two Beakers

Bao Down: Hawaiian Brunch

Bao Down has a Hawaiian Brunch every weekend at their Olympic Village location. Since Hawaiian cuisine is all the rage this year, I thought it would be great to check it out with a few friends. One thing I’ve always [...]

September 27, 2016 Brunch, Hawaiian, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Two Beakers

Liu Yi Shou Hot Pot Restaurant in South Burnaby

Liu Yi Shou Hot Pot Restaurant is a new hot pot restaurant in South Burnaby on Kingsway. They are a chain restaurant from China quickly expanding in Vancouver. They have over 600 restaurants in China. They have 2 more locations [...]

September 19, 2016 Chinese, Hot Pot, South Burnaby, Two Beakers

Koyuki Sapporo Ramen: New Ramen Shop near Robson

Koyuki Sapporo Ramen is the newest ramen joint to appear near Robson Street. With so many other ramen shops in the area, I was curious how it would compare. I came here with Dee from Gastrofork to see if it [...]

July 29, 2016 Japanese, Kid Friendly, lunch, Noodles, Ramen, Robson Street/West End, Two Beakers

Be Our Guest: Beauty & The Beast Themed Restaurant

Be Our Guest is one of the most highly sought after restaurants in Magic Kingdom at Disney World. Getting dinner reservations is nearly impossible unless you book well in advance. We got our travel agent to book it for us [...]

July 23, 2016 American, Kid Friendly, Magic Kingdom, Two Beakers

Scorpio’s M: Dessert in Richmond

Scorpio’s M Dessert is a little shop hidden on Alexandra Road. They specialize in homemade shaved ice desserts. There is little to no parking in this plaza as most of the spots are reserved for other restaurants and businesses in the [...]

July 20, 2016 Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Richmond, Two Beakers

Coco Hut: Hainanese Chicken in Richmond

Coco Hut is a restaurant in Richmond with Hainanese chicken and roti. A few of us met up before an event to see how their Hainanese chicken compares to other places in town. They are located in Union Plaza across [...]

July 19, 2016 Richmond, Singaporean, Two Beakers

The Old Spaghetti Factory: Riverport Richmond Review

The Old Spaghetti Factory is right across from the SilverCity movie theatre. We decided to come here for a quick dinner. We thought we had ample time since it was 50 minutes before the movie. You definitely need at least [...]

July 6, 2016 Italian, Kid Friendly, Richmond, Two Beakers

Shiny Tea: Bubble Tea in Crystal Mall

Shiny Tea is a new Bubble Tea shop established in Taiwan back in 2005 and have now opened their second location in Canada inside Crystal Mall in South Burnaby. They have over 360 shops around the world in countries such as [...]

July 5, 2016 Bubble Tea, South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Two Beakers

Victory Seafood Restaurant: All Day Dim Sum

Victory Seafood Restaurant is located on the 2nd level of Crystal Mall close to the food court. They serve dim sum into the late afternoon. What I love about dim sum is that the dishes can range from very tame like [...]

June 23, 2016 South Burnaby, Two Beakers

Duotian Fish Soup Noodles Restaurant: Taiwanese + HK Style Cafe

Duotian Fish Noodles Restaurant is a mix of Hong Kong Style Cafe and Taiwanese Cafe. They are located in the plaza on 1st Avenue where T&T is located. They specialize in fish soup noodles, rice hot pots, Western dishes and hot [...]

April 10, 2016 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Chinese, Hastings-Sunrise, Kid Friendly, Noodles, Taiwanese, Two Beakers