Browsing the "Two Beakers" Category

Choco Coo Cafe: Dessert Shop in Coquitlam

Choco Coo is a Belgium chocolate and French dessert shop in Coquitlam right by Sushi California. I came here earlier in the afternoon to grab a drink but it was completely filled by people studying. Everyone looked pretty cozy, so [...]

March 11, 2016 Cafe, Coquitlam, Dessert, Two Beakers

White Spot: New Comfort Foods Menu

Once in a while, I will let M choose a restaurant he wants to go for dinner and I’m not allowed to veto his decision. He wanted to go to White Spot to try their Macaroni & Cheese Bigger Burger. I [...]

January 20, 2016 Kid Friendly, North Burnaby, Two Beakers

Ramen Butcher: Tsukemen

Another lunch visit to Ramen Butcher means trying something new on the menu with my coworkers. The space is nice and its never too crowded during lunch as most people head to Phnom Penh. This area has definitely changed a [...]

January 6, 2016 Chinatown, Ramen, Two Beakers

Country Meadows Golf Course: Holiday Buffet

Country Meadows Golf Course in Richmond on No. 6 Road offers a Christmas Lunch Buffet during the holidays for $19.99, which also includes tea or coffee. My mom heard about it on the radio and thought the whole family should [...]

December 25, 2015 Buffet, Richmond, Two Beakers

Pearl House Restaurant: Taiwanese Food in South Burnaby

Pearl House Restaurant in South Burnaby in the Edmonds area specializing in casual Taiwanese food. I came here with a few friends for a quick lunch before going to the mall. I haven’t heard too much about this place, but [...]

December 18, 2015 Cafe, South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Two Beakers

Char 631: Steakhouse in Coquitlam

Char631 is located in the Ramada on Lougheed Hwy in Coquitlam. I came here with a Socialshopper deal for a dinner which included an appetizer, 2 entrees and 1 dessert for $39. M and I came right after work, so [...]

December 16, 2015 Canadian, Coquitlam, Steakhouse, Two Beakers

Sanuki Udon: Udon Bar on Robson Street

Sanuki Udon is another new udon bar to pop up in Vancouver. Located right on Robson street in Downtown Vancouver, they serve up fresh handmade udon with different broths and toppings. No MSG or preservatives are used. The restaurant is [...]

October 24, 2015 Downtown, Japanese, Noodles, Two Beakers

Ridia Garden: Lunch at Bentall Centre

Scouring for a place to eat lunch is getting quite difficult since I’ve been to a majority of the restaurants in Downtown Vancouver. It was a rainy day, so we decided to go down under into the Bentall Towers but [...]

September 8, 2015 Cafe, Deli, Downtown, lunch, Two Beakers

Bao Down: Fusion Steamed Buns in Gastown

Bao Down is located in Gastown and they specialize in steamed bun (bao) sandwiches. Just imagine an asian taco. I came here with BusanGirl to catch up since we haven’t seen each other in a little while. Bao Down has been [...]

September 2, 2015 Chinese, Gastown, Kid Friendly, Sandwich, Two Beakers

Melt Town Grilled Cheese and Poutine Truck

A few weeks ago, I was at the Squamish Music Festival to see Drake perform. Besides seeing all the other performances, we had to eat. They had this huge area with different booths and food trucks. Lots to choose from and [...]

September 1, 2015 British Columbia, Food Carts, Sandwich, Streetcart, Two Beakers

Paul’s Sub Shop: That Time I Spent $19 on a Sub

In 5 years of food blogging, I’ve consumed a lot of food and I thought I would start to go to more mom and pop restaurants around town to see if I can find a hidden gem. After browsing the [...]

August 14, 2015 American, Brunch, Cafe, Kid Friendly, lunch, South Burnaby, Two Beakers

Scent of a Sandwich: Lunch in Chinatown

Scent of a Sandwich is located close to Main St and Hastings St. This place always catches my eye because it’s one of the only places near my office to send mail. My coworker and I thought we should try [...]

July 25, 2015 Cafe, Chinatown, lunch, Sandwich, Two Beakers

Brews and Bites Cafe: Open on Main Street

Brews and Bites Cafe open on Main Street near 2nd last Monday. Despite what you initially think, they do not brew beer, but they do brew coffee. My coworkers noticed this place a few weeks ago and we made it [...]

July 2, 2015 Cafe, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Two Beakers

Express Bubble Tea: Smoothies at Deep Cove

I’ve gotten into hiking in the last few weeks. Vancouver is just so beautiful that I need to soak up as much sun as possible before the rain comes back in the Fall. I can’t eat out all the time. [...]

June 18, 2015 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Quarry Rock, Two Beakers

O Sushi: Sushi on Granville Street

O Sushi is located right by Vancouver City Centre Skytrain. I’ve always walked by in the past never thinking much about this restaurant. A few days ago when my coworker suggested this place for lunch and I thought I should [...]

May 2, 2015 Downtown, Japanese, Sushi, Two Beakers

Bubba Gump Shrimp: Happy Hour in Anaheim

We spent a whole day in Disneyland and needed a late night snack. Close to our hotel is a Bubba Gump Shrimp Restaurant inspired by the movie Forest Gump. If you are a fan of the movie, you gotta visit [...]

March 5, 2015 American, Anaheim, California, Happy Hour, Kid Friendly, Two Beakers

Tacomio: New Restaurant in Gastown

Tacomio is a new taco place that opened up near Tinsel Town. The corner of Abbot and Hastings was marred by a run down hotel, but since then has been torn down and rebuilt as nice retail locations. There is [...]

March 4, 2015 Gastown, lunch, Mexican, Two Beakers

Rehanah’s Roti: Trinidadian Wraps in Port Coquitlam

Rehanah’s Roti is located in Port Moody and they specialize in Trinidadian wraps made of roti. I pass by this restaurant all the time, but I thought it was about time I stopped here for a bite to eat. KoreanGirl [...]

January 8, 2015 Coquitlam, Two Beakers