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India Bistro: Indian Cuisine in Vancouver

India Bistro is located on Davie Street and they have an all you can eat lunch buffet. I actually came here with a friend for dinner to try out a few different items from their menu. I love Indian food, but [...]

March 24, 2017 Indian, Kid Friendly, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Sala Thai: Thai Cuisine in Downtown Vancouver

Sala Thai serves up authentic Thai cuisine in Downtown Vancouver. They are a family-run restaurant and have been operating for over 20 years. I came here with some friends for dinner and it’s been a long time since I’ve been [...]

February 22, 2017 Downtown, Kid Friendly, Noodles, Thai, Three Beakers

White Spot: New WS Legendary Pirate Paks

White Spot’s Pirate Pak has been redesigned. Their icon look hasn’t changed since 1968, but on February 13th (Family Day), families will encounter a fun surprise when ordering the classic Pirate Pak. More than 25 million Pirate Paks have been [...]

February 12, 2017 British Columbia, Canadian, Downtown, Kid Friendly

Ford Fusion Foodie Goes to Heritage Eatery

The 2017 Ford Fusion Sport has come out and what better way to explore Metro Vancouver, than to indulge in some fusion cuisine. Partnering up for Ford Canada, we headed to one of the newer restaurants in Vancouver for Pan [...]

February 10, 2017 Chinese, Downtown, Fusion, Kid Friendly

Nando’s Canada: Garden City Location Now Open

Nando’s Canada has open their latest location in Richmond on Garden City. Nando’s first opened in South Africa in 1987 and soon became famous for its Portuguese style flame-grilled chicken with their PERi-PERI sauce. They currently have 39 restaurants spanning 3 [...]

February 5, 2017 Kid Friendly, Richmond, Three Beakers

Shop the Neighbourhood: Lisa Lou’s Chocolate Bar

With the holidays behind us, shopping local should still be top of mind for Vancouverites. Local businesses keep dollars close to home. Dollars spent within our neighbourhoods directly benefit the local economy and are re-invested within the community in the [...]

January 18, 2017 Cafe, Kid Friendly, Specialty Shop, Strathcona

Peaked Pies: Aussie Comfort Food in Vancouver

Peaked Pies has finally opened in Downtown Vancouver on the West End. They specialize in Aussie Meat Pies, coffee and dessert. What makes their pies extra special is having them ‘peaked’ with mashed potato, mushy green peas and gravy. We wanted [...]

January 17, 2017 Bakery, Cafe, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Robson Street/West End

Estrella’s: Delicatessen in Langley

Estrella’s has been one of our favourite places in Langley for their gigantic Montreal Smoked Meat Sandwiches. Everything is made from scratch, so the definitely don’t compromise on taste or quality. They are known for their O Canada-sized sandwiches with [...]

January 14, 2017 Canadian, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Langley, lunch, Sandwich

Pacific Poke: Poke and Panini in Chinatown

Pacific Poke has finally opened their doors in Chinatown on Main Street. I’ve been waiting for a long time to open as it’s the closest poke restaurant to my office. What sets them apart from other poke restaurants in Vancouver [...]

December 10, 2016 Hawaiian, Kid Friendly, lunch, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Salchicha: North African and Middle Eastern cuisine in Vancouver

Salchicha on Granville Street serves up Northern African and Middle Eastern cuisine in Vancouver. Pretty unique since there isn’t many places that serve that type of food. I was invited to try a few of their signature items on the [...]

November 23, 2016 Downtown, Kid Friendly, Middle Eastern, Three Beakers

Pepper Lunch on Cambie: Gyozas, Yaki Udon and Grilled Meats

Pepper Lunch launched a few items on their menu a few month ago. We went to their Cambie location to try a few of these items. I’ve been a big fan of their restaurant ever since I had it in [...]

November 22, 2016 Japanese, Kid Friendly, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

The Poke Shop in Gastown: Bowls and Drinks

The Poke Shop is the latest restaurant to open serving delicious poké to Vancouverites. Located in Gastown across from the steam clock, this restaurant is a bit hidden, so look out for the Poke Shop sign outside. With many poké [...]

November 8, 2016 Gastown, Kid Friendly, Seafood, Three Beakers

Ghirardelli: Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop in San Francisco

Ghirardelli Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop is located near Fisherman’s Wharf. Ghirardelli is one of the oldest chocolate company in the US. They are also a division of Swiss confectioner Lindt & Sprüngli. Since I was in town, I wanted to stop to [...]

November 4, 2016 Cafe, Kid Friendly, San Francisco, Specialty Shop, Three Beakers

Suhang Restaurant: Dim Sum + Dumpling Trail

Suhang Restaurant is a Shanghainese restaurant located in Richmond on Ackroyd Road. We were invited by Tourism Richmond to experience the Dumpling Trail. Suhang is one of the restaurants featured in the trail for their diverse selection of dumplings from crispy [...]

October 31, 2016 Kid Friendly, lunch, Richmond, Shanghai, Three Beakers

R&H: Chinese Food + Dumpling Trail

R&H Chinese Food is located in the Lansdowne Centre Food Court. They serve up delicious Chinese food that’s a bit different that the other stalls here. We were invited by Tourism Richmond to experience the Dumpling Trail. R&H Chinese Food is [...]

October 22, 2016 Chinese, Kid Friendly, lunch, Richmond, Three Beakers

Boba Guys: Bubble Tea in San Francisco

Boba Guys is a popular bubble tea shop for local and tourists. My hotel at Station Square and Boba Guys was literally a block away, how could I resist to try one of the most popular bubble tea shops in [...]

October 21, 2016 Bubble Tea, Kid Friendly, San Francisco, Three Beakers

Samsoonie: Korean Food in Richmond + Dumpling Trail

Samsoonie Noodle & Rice is located in Richmond and they serve Korean cuisine. I love Korean restaurants especially for their dumplings – mandu, so I couldn’t wait to try this place out. We came here as part of the Tourism Richmond’s Dumpling [...]

October 18, 2016 Kid Friendly, Korean, Richmond, Three Beakers

Yayoi: Japanese Teishoku Restaurant in Palo Alto

Yayoi opened their first US location in Palo Alto on University Avenue serving up teishoku-style Japanese restaurant, which are set meals which typically includes smaller side dishes like rice, miso soup, side dish and pickled vegetables with the main course. My [...]

October 13, 2016 Japanese, Kid Friendly, Palo Alto, Three Beakers