Browsing the "Dim Sum" Category

Empire Seafood: Dim Sum + Dumpling Trail

Empire Seafood Restaurant is located in Richmond on No. 3 Road and New Westminster Hwy. Surprisingly, I haven’t been here for dim sum before. With so many amazing dim sum restaurants in town, this is one of the popular ones to [...]

September 26, 2016 Chinese, Dim Sum, Kid Friendly, Richmond, Three Beakers

Sun Sui Wah: Dim Sum in Richmond

Sun Sui Wah is a popular dim sum restaurant in Metro Vancouver. They have locations in Vancouver and Richmond. We came to the Richmond location with Chinesebites to check out a few of their popular dim sum items. I’ve never [...]

August 13, 2016 Chinese, Dim Sum, Richmond, Three Beakers

Kirin: Dim Sum in Richmond

Kirin Seafood Restaurant is a popular Chinese restaurant in Metro Vancouver and they are always packed on the weekends for dim sum. What better way to enjoy the weekend with family by devouring a table full of dim sum? I came here [...]

August 1, 2016 Dim Sum, Richmond, Three Beakers

Dinesty: Dumpling House in South Burnaby

Dinesty has a brand new location in South Burnaby under the Elements building. It is a few minutes away from Metropolis at Metrotown. They are best known for the Xiao Long Bao aka steamed pork dumplings. Since foodies like to get [...]

April 6, 2016 Dim Sum, Kid Friendly, Shanghai, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Kirin Starlight: Dim Sum near New Westminster

Kirin Starlight is our families go to place for Dim Sum. Since we live in Burnaby, it’s convenient for us to drive to on the weekend. They have several other locations throughout the Lower Mainland. It gets pretty packed around noon, [...]

September 21, 2015 Chinese, Dim Sum, Kid Friendly, New Westminster, Three Beakers

Top Shanghai Cuisine 上海一只鼎: Shanghai Cuisine in Richmond

Top Shanghai Cuisine Restaurant is in Richmond and we came here for a morning Shanghainese meal. We came right when it opened. Within 30 minutes this restaurant was packed and there was a line forming. In 2013, they won best [...]

March 21, 2015 Dim Sum, Richmond, Shanghai, Three Beakers

Golden Paramount Seafood Restaurant 金百樂海鮮酒家: Dim Sum in Richmond

Golden Paramount Seafood Restaurant is located in Richmond close to Richmond Centre Mall. It’s a bit hidden in a nearby plaza. We came here on a media tour with Tourism Richmond to taste the flavours of Cantonese cuisine for early [...]

March 8, 2015 Chinese, Dim Sum, Richmond, Three Beakers

Kirin: Dim Sum at Starlight Casino

Kirin has another location at Starlight Casino near New Westminster. They have 4 locations in total. They serve dim sum on the weekends before 2pm. It’s a beautiful space and it can get pretty busy around 10:30am. This time, we [...]

November 26, 2014 Chinese, Dim Sum, New Westminster, Three Beakers

Shanghai Elan Restaurant 上海粗菜館: Dim Sum Time

Shanghai Elan Restaurant is located in Crystal Mall. It takes the place of Pittsburg Cafe, which I’m glad closed down since they did had such horrible food. Crystal Mall probably has the most poorly designed parkade as I like to avoid all life-forms [...]

October 14, 2014 Dim Sum, Shanghai, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Grand Palace Restaurant: Dim Sum in Coquitlam

Grand Palace Restaurant (富豪酒家) is located in Henderson Mall across from Coquitlam Centre. The mall has been here for a very long time and it gives me a vibe of like the asian mall similar to Tinsel Town. They are [...]

February 25, 2014 Chinese, Coquitlam, Dim Sum, Three Beakers
Chengdu Szechuan Bistro

Chengdu Szechuan Bistro 成都美食: Drool For Peking Duck

Chengdu Szechuan Bistro is located close to the corner of Robson and Denman street and have been around for a little bit over a year now. They specialize in fusion Chinese Szechuan cuisine. It’s a family run restaurant and Executive Chef [...]

November 26, 2013 BBQ, Chinese, Dim Sum, Noodles, Robson Street/West End, Seafood, Three Beakers
Longs Noodle House

Long’s Noodle House: Long Story Short, It’s Awesome

Long’s Noodle House is located on Main street right beside Au Petit Cafe. Both of these places are very busy and there are line ups during peak hours. I came here for a family lunch as we heard it has [...]

May 20, 2013 Dim Sum, Four Beakers, Noodles, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Shanghai
Shanghai Xiao Long Bao Restaurant

Shanghai Xiao Long Bao Restaurant: Downtown Vancouver

Shanghai Xiao Long Bao Restaurant is located on Richards and Pender. I’ve always passed by this restaurant but it seemed a bit sketchy on the outside. We decided to give it a try as we were spending the day across [...]

February 16, 2013 Dim Sum, Downtown, Shanghai, Three Beakers
Cindy's Palace

Cindy’s Palace: Signature Dishes

Foodology Disclaimer: I was invited by ChineseBites to try Cindy’s Palace’s signature dishes with a few other bloggers. The service is not representative of their usual service since they knew we were coming. Cindy’s Palace is located on Nanaimo and 2nd and they [...]

January 7, 2013 Chinese, Dim Sum, Hastings-Sunrise, Three Beakers
Golden Ocean Seafood Restaurant

Golden Ocean Seafood Restaurant: Signature Dishes

Foodology Disclaimer: I was invited by ChineseBites to try Golden Ocean Seafood Restaurant’s signature dishes with a few other bloggers. The service is not representative of their usual service since they knew we were coming. Golden Ocean Seafood Restaurant is located in Kerrisdale [...]

December 29, 2012 Chinese, Dim Sum, Kerrisdale, Three Beakers

Din Tai Fung: Michelin Star Restaurant in Hong Kong

Din Tai Fung is an award winning restaurant from Taiwan. There are branches all over the world. Din Tai Fung has been around since 1958 and then in the 1980s they began selling Xiao Long Bao, which made them very [...]

November 23, 2012 Dim Sum, Four Beakers, Taiwanese, Tsim Sha Tsui

Unicorn Restaurant 麒麟閣酒家: Afternoon Tea in Hong Kong

Unicorn Restaurant 麒麟閣酒家 has been around for 30 years providing guest with delicious Chinese food for large banquet style events or just for regular dinner. The restaurant is located inside the Lee Theatre Plaza in Causeway Bay. Since they do [...]

September 29, 2012 Causeway Bay, Chinese, Dim Sum, Three Beakers

Super Star Seafood Restaurant: Graduation Buns & Elephant Dumplings

Super Star Seafood Restaurant (or some called it Red Star Seafood Restaurant) is located on Nathan Road in Tsim Sha Tsui. They have various locations in Hong Kong and even one location in Richmond, BC. My grandfather took us to [...]

September 26, 2012 Chinese, Dim Sum, Four Beakers, Tsim Sha Tsui