Browsing the "BBQ" Category

Bossam Delivery Pohang

Flower Pig: Bossam Delivery in Pohang

While in Pohang, we decided to order in some bossam. Bossam, is steamed pork wrapped in leaves and other ingredients. Imagine it like the Korean version of peking duck. We found Flower Pig in a directory and decided to try [...]

November 18, 2013 BBQ, Delivery, Korean, One Beaker, Pohang

Unyang Charcoal Eel BBQ in Busan, South Korea

Busan is known for their eel and most tourists come here to enjoy the fresh taste of grilled eel. M really wanted to go, so he asked his aunt to take us to the best eel restaurant in Busan. The [...]

November 6, 2013 BBQ, Busan, Korean
BHC Chicken Korea

Delivery Chicken in South Korea: BHC and BBQ

Sometimes in Korea, you want food to come to you instead of you going out for food. Or perhaps cooking is too hard. For a lot of university students, ordering in is quite common and you can almost get every [...]

October 25, 2013 BBQ, Delivery, Late Night, South Korea
O Grill Yakiniku

O Grill Yakiniku: Setting Fire to the Grill

O Grill Yakiniku is located on Newton Street close to Kingsway. It’s a bit hidden, so you definitely need to rely on Google Maps to get here. They serve Taiwanese and Japanese food. I came here with the lovely Chinesebites [...]

October 16, 2013 BBQ, Japanese, South Burnaby, Taiwanese, Two Beakers
Urban Belly

Urban Belly: Pork Belly, Ramen, and Communal Tables

When I was vacationing in Chicago, I went to visit Urbanbelly near Logan Square. They are also recipients of a Michelin Bib Gourmands Chicago award in 2010. It basically means they are a quality restaurant with affordable price. They don’t take reservations, [...]

September 21, 2013 BBQ, Korean, Logan Square, lunch, Noodles, Ramen, Thai, Three Beakers, Vietnamese
Chinatown Night Market

Chinatown Night Market: Closest Night Market to Downtown

The Chinatown Night Market has changed a lot since I was a kid. With the emergence of the other Night Markets in town, the quality of the Chinatown Night Market isn’t as good as it used to be. Despite that, [...]

July 6, 2013 BBQ, Canadian, Chinatown, Chinese, Dessert, Event, Filipino, Food Carts, French, Streetcart
Zakkushi Charcoal Grill

Zakkushi Charcoal Grill: Delicious Japanese Skewers

Zakkushi Charcoal Grill serves a bunch of tapa dishes and specializes in skewers. They have a few locations in Vancouver and one in Toronto. M really wanted a good dinner, so I suggested Zakkushi. After all these years, I have [...]

June 10, 2013 BBQ, Four Beakers, Izakaya, Japanese, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Seafood, Sushi
Friend's BBQ Restaurant

Friend’s BBQ Restaurant: Just Stay Away

Friend’s BBQ Restaurant is a new restaurant in the former location of Mui Garden on North Road. We came here thinking it would be a BBQ place where we could grill our own meats. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. They [...]

April 12, 2013 BBQ, Chinese, Coquitlam, One Beaker
HK BBQ Master

HK BBQ Master: All About the Meat and Skin

HK BBQ Master has been well-known to the community for having amazing BBQ meats. Far better than any other place in Vancouver. I had to take KoreaGirl and CanuckGirl here for lunch. The prices were good for under $10. It’s [...]

February 2, 2013 BBQ, Chinese, Four Beakers, Richmond

Pork Belly Beer House: Korean BBQ without the Grill

The Pork Belly Beer House is a Korean restaurant just off of Robson Street close to Safeway. It looks shady on the inside and outside, but it quite popular with Koreans. It gets quite packed in the evening since you [...]

November 5, 2012 All You Can Eat, BBQ, Korean, One Beaker, Robson Street/West End

Re-Up BBQ: At the River Market For Sandwiches + Tea

Re-Up BBQ opened a restaurant inside River Market in New Westminster. They have the same sandwiches you can find at their food carts and some other new BBQ items. I was here for a conference in the building and thought [...]

October 24, 2012 BBQ, New Westminster, Three Beakers

Bee-hive Samgyeopsal: Grilled Pork BBQ in HongDae, Korea

I met up with Steven from High School as he was in Korea in the Summer too. He took me to explore the Hongdae area where lots of University students hang out. There are tons of shops, restaurants, cafes, and [...]

August 18, 2012 BBQ, Four Beakers, Hongdae, Korean, Mapo-gu

Yun Fat Tea House: BBQ Meats in Hong Kong

Yun Fat Tea House (潤發茶餐廳) in Mong Kok is known to locals for their delicious BBQ meats. If you were just walking by, you would probably not notice this restaurant. It’s not aesthetically pleasing on the outside and has no [...]

August 1, 2012 BBQ, Cafe, Chinese, Mong Kok, Three Beakers

Gyu Kaku Japanese BBQ: Happy Hour Makes Us Happy

Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ is a Japanese restaurant in Downtown. It’s located beside Relish Gastopub and below Guu Garden. They have a lot of good lunch combos and even a wicked Happy Hour special. They sell Japanese BBQ grill dishes, noodles, [...]

July 7, 2012 BBQ, Downtown, Izakaya, Japanese, Three Beakers

Rotisserie Romados: Top 50 Restaurants in Canada

Rotisserie Romados is located in Quebec near the Plateau Mont-Royal area. It was recently named one of Canadas Top 50 restaurants. When looking at the list, it was the only one that was under $10. I just had to check this [...]

June 7, 2012 BBQ, Four Beakers, Plateau Mont-Royal, Portuguese

Fat Dragon BBQ: Dining on Pig head

A new restaurant has popped up on the Downtown East Side called Fat Dragon BBQ. The location is quite remote and nothing very pretty is around this place.Even though it is a Chinese restaurant, its more of Chinese x Southern [...]

April 22, 2012 Bar and Grill, BBQ, Three Beakers

Damso Modern Korean Cuisine: Yuzu Snowman Sorbet

Damso Modern Korean Cuisine is located on Denman street and they serve up some delicious Korean dishes with a modern twist. Jay of Coma Food Truck invited a few of his loyal customers that supported his food truck to Damso [...]

March 24, 2012 BBQ, Four Beakers, Korean, Robson Street/West End, Tapas

Tomahawk Restaurant: Established in North Van Since 1920s

The Tomahawk Restaurant has been around since the 1920’s. It’s been featured on ‘Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives’ and also ‘You Gotta Eat Here’, which are both shows on the Food Network. With so much buzz going on about this place, [...]

March 23, 2012 Aboriginal, BBQ, Canadian, North Vancouver, Three Beakers