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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

Good Wolf Kitchen and Bar: Weekend Brunch

Good Wolfe? Good Wolf? I’m not quite sure which name they are going for. Weird how they have dropped the ‘e’ in their name. It turns out Chef Josh Wolfe, the original owner has left the restaurant earlier this year. [...]

December 8, 2014 Brunch, European, Two Beakers, Yaletown

Steel Toad Brewpub and Dining Hall: Old to New

Steel Toad Brewpub and Dining Hall opened a few weeks ago and they are already buzzing. Long lines on Fridays and the weekends. The dining hall is 2 floors and the top floor is mostly for larger groups. We saw [...]

November 1, 2014 Brewery, Kid Friendly, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Pub/Bar, Two Beakers

Baguette and Co: New Bakery on Main Street

Baguette and Co has a new location by Main and Broadway. This is their third location and the other ones are in Kitsilano and the West End. The intersection on Main/Broadway is really shaping up! Lots of new restaurants coming [...]

October 21, 2014 Bakery, Cafe, French, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Two Beakers

Hanamori Sushi: Aburi Sushi in Coquitlam

Hanamori Sushi, located beside the Foggy Dew in Coquitlam has been around for years but recently has gone under new management/owners. I’m not exactly sure how this has impacted their menu, but it seems like it’s still similar. The interior has [...]

October 15, 2014 Coquitlam, Japanese, Sushi, Two Beakers

Gyoza Bar + Ramen: Lunch Time Combos

Gyoza Bar + Ramen is the third restaurant created by the Aburi Restaurant, which also own upscale restaurants Miku and Minami. Seeing they have 2 killer restaurants, I really wanted to see how Gyoza Bar + Ramen could compare with [...]

September 29, 2014 Downtown, Japanese, Ramen, Two Beakers

Healthfare: Counting those Calories

Healthfare is a restaurant located in Market Crossing on Marine Drive. They have salads, smoothies, sandwiches, and other healthier items. M and I were passing by and thought we should try it out instead of going to McDonalds. All the [...]

September 23, 2014 Gluten Free Options, Kid Friendly, South Burnaby, Two Beakers

Hamburger Mary’s: Stay for the Milkshakes

Hamburger Mary’s is located on Davie Street right by the intersection of the rainbow crosswalks. Since our favourite brunch place was closed, we needed to find a restaurant that was open for brunch on Davie street. We stumbled upon Hamburger [...]

September 22, 2014 American, Brunch, Robson Street/West End, Two Beakers

Chewy Junior: New Cream Puff Store in Vancouver

Chewy Junior opened their first location in Downtown Vancouver inside the Harbour Centre Building. This is their expansion into the North American market. Chewy Junior is a chain of cream puff stores from Singapore. Founder, Kevin Ong experimented with recipes [...]

September 19, 2014 Bakery, Dessert, Downtown, Two Beakers

Ouisi Bistro: Southern Food in Vancouver

Ouisi Bistro is located on Granville Street in Fairview. They are an New Orleans Restaurant in Vancouver serving up Cajun and Creole cuisine. M was missing this food since he hasn’t had it in over 10 years. There really aren’t [...]

September 16, 2014 Cajun/Creole, Fairview, Two Beakers

Saboten: Japanese Tonkatsu in Richmond

Saboten is the largest Japanese Chain Restaurant for Tonkatsu chain with over 500 shops across the world. They have been open since 2012 in Aberdeen Centre in Richmond BC. I’ve passed by this place all the time, but I’ve never [...]

September 8, 2014 Japanese, Kid Friendly, lunch, Richmond, Two Beakers

Edible Canada: Brunch Time

Edible Canada has brunch and TaiwaneseGirl, CanuckGirl wanted to check it out and see how are their eggs bennys. We made reservations online at OpenTable just in case there was a rush of people during the weekend brunch hour. As [...]

September 7, 2014 Brunch, Canadian, Granville Island, Two Beakers