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Horin Ramen + Sake: Now Open on Robson Street in Vancouver

Horin Ramen + Sake finally open their doors on Robson and Bute in Downtown Vancouver. They specialize in Fukuoka Ramen with their own spicy twist. Back in 1966, Mr. Sadayuki Nakahara and his wife Keiko were the originators of adding [...]

November 8, 2018 Japanese, Noodles, Ramen, Robson Street/West End

White Lotus Cafe: Vietnamese Cuisine in North Burnaby

White Lotus Cafe just opened up in North Burnaby in a plaza with Buy Low Foods. A few people told me to check this place out as people in the neighbourhood seem to enjoy it. They serve up a variety [...]

November 5, 2018 Noodles, North Burnaby, Sandwich, Vietnamese

Ramen Gaoh: New Ramen Shop in North Burnaby

Ramen Gaoh is a new ramen shop in North Burnaby on Hastings and Willingdon. They are the newest concept from the Menya Kouji Group, which also has Ramen Gojiro and The Ramen Butcher. What is unique about Ramen Gaoh is [...]

November 3, 2018 Japanese, Noodles, North Burnaby, Ramen

Old Xian’s Food: Now Open on Robson Street

Old Xian’s Food finally opened another location in Metro Vancouver. There are other locations in Richmond, Burnaby and Vancouver on Kingsway. Best known for their biang biang noodles that are soooo long and thick that you can’t help but take [...]

October 31, 2018 Chinese, Noodles, Robson Street/West End

Kokoro Tokyo Mazesoba: Japanese Noodles in Downtown Vancouver

Kokoro Tokyo Mazesoba opened up in Downtown Vancouver right under BCIT Downtown Campus on Seymour Street. Japanese Chef Takuma Ishikawa created KOKORO mazesoba in Tokyo Japan in 2013 and soon expanded quickly around Japan. Ever since they opened in Vancouver, its [...]

October 28, 2018 Downtown, Japanese, Noodles

Banh Mi Tres Bon: Vietnamese Cuisine in Richmond

Banh Mi Tres Bon is a new restaurant in Richmond by the Walmart Super Centre. I’ve heard lots about this place, so I decided to come here after work to grab some dinner with M before we went home. We [...]

July 29, 2018 Noodles, Richmond, Sandwich, Vietnamese

Bun Cha Ca Hoang Yen: Vietnamese Cuisine in Vancouver

Bun Cha Ca Hoang Yen serves up Vietnamese Cuisine that sets themselves apart from other Vietnamese restaurants. They have more than their regular beef pho and they are more known for their specialty pho. I saw a lot of other [...]

July 23, 2018 Noodles, Victoria-Fraserview/Killarney, Vietnamese

Hon’s Wonton House: Same Old Taste, Brand New Decor

Hon’s Wonton House is the rebirth of the Hon’s empire with their newest location on 2nd near Olympic Village. Hon’s has been around since 1972 and was a popular Chinese wonton house in the Lower Mainland. As our palates have evolved [...]

July 14, 2018 Chinese, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Noodles

Ramen Taka: Ramen Challenge in Vancouver

Ramen Taka aka Ramen Takanotsume is launching their Giga Ramen Challenge on June 1st and it’s not for the faint of heart. I came to watch my friend Maggie attempt this challenge and wow…it’s not easy. In 30 minutes, you must finish [...]

June 3, 2018 Downtown, food challenge, Japanese, Noodles, Ramen

Red Beef Noodle Kitchen: Taiwanese Beef Noodle in Vancouver

Red Beef Noodle Kitchen specializes in Taiwanese Beef Noodle Soup and it recently opened up near Cypress and 4th. I was looking up new restaurants that opened up and this one popped up. It looked good, so we decided to [...]

June 2, 2018 Kitsilano, Noodles, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Ciao Bella: Half Price Pasta on Monday and Tuesday

My coworkers love to eat, so I always have a good time visiting new restaurant and revisiting old ones. I haven’t been to Ciao Bella in years, so we went for some pasta and dessert. They have been on Denman [...]

April 23, 2018 Dessert, Italian, Noodles, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Shang Noodle House: Noodles and Dumplings in Metro Vancouver

Shang Noodle House has 2 locations, one in Richmond and another at Starlight Casino in New Westminster. It is a sister restaurant of Kirin and specializes in hand made noodles, dumplings, and classic Chinese dishes. We were invited to check [...]

April 21, 2018 New Westminster, Noodles, Richmond

Chi Men 吃面: Lanzhou noodle soup in Vancouver

Chi Men 吃面 specializes in Lanzhou noodle soup on the West End in Downtown Vancouver.  What makes it Lanzhou noodles are the hand pulled noodles of various thicknesses. I wasn’t planning on coming here for dinner with friends but their [...]

April 8, 2018 Chinese, Noodles, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Jasmine Club Restaurant: Korean-Chinese Cuisine in Coquitlam

Jasmine Club Chinese Restaurant in Coquitlam serves up Korean Chinese cuisine. Three popular dishes are Jajangmyeon – noodles with a thick sweet bean sauce, Jjamppong – spicy noodle soup, and Tangsuyuk – sweet and sour pork dish. We came here [...]

March 30, 2018 Chinese, Coquitlam, Fusion, Korean, Noodles, Three Beakers

Rice and Noodle: Southeast Asian-inspired Dishes in Vancouver

Rice and Noodle serves up Southeast Asian inspired food in a convenient and affordable way on Robson Street right in the middle of Downtown Vancouver. All their dishes are MSG-free, made to order and highly customizable to your tastes. Their [...]

March 24, 2018 Malaysian, Noodles, Robson Street/West End, Thai, Three Beakers

No 1 Beef Noodle House in Burnaby

It’s been a long time since coming to No 1 Beef Noodle House in Burnaby. The last time was about 10 years ago when I was in University. It’s a good, quick and affordable meal. The only thing that bugs [...]

March 11, 2018 Burnaby Central, Late Night, Noodles, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Dundas Eat and Drink: Vegan Vietnamese Dishes

Dundas Eat and Drink is best known for their Six o Pho 5lb pho challenge. They recently came out with a new vegan menu to cater to those with dietary restrictions. A few of us were invited to check out [...]

February 19, 2018 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Noodles, Vegetarian, Vietnamese

Xi’an Famous Foods: Spicy Noodles in New York

Xi’an Famous Foods is a chain of fast casual restaurants based in New York City that serves authentic Northern Chinese dishes. When in New York, I had to try it since I love some good spicy noodles. We went to [...]

February 17, 2018 Chinese, New York, Noodles, Three Beakers
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