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Rogue Kitchen & Wet Bar: More Than Meets The Eye

Rogue Kitchen & Wetbar is located in Waterfront station in Downtown. They are a great addition to the downtown core serving up pasta, burgers,pizza, salad, soup and a bunch of other items. It’s a great place to bring your clients [...]

August 21, 2011 Bar and Grill, Downtown, Three Beakers

Yami Sushi Japanese Restaurant: Served with a Side of Hair

The @SFUSMN crew were having a car wash on Granville and we got super hungry after washing cars and ever large trucks. We went to a few other restaurants and discovered a lot of them only take cash. Seeing that [...]

August 20, 2011 Japanese, Marpole, Seafood, Two Beakers

Footo Delights: Brand New Pastry Shop Specializing in Croissants

I love discovering new restaurants and shops through Twitter. I was going through my followers list and thought @modernmixvan would be interesting to follow. I was looking at their site and I saw an article about a new shop – Footo Delights, which [...]

August 19, 2011 Bakery, Cafe, Downtown, Three Beakers

Joe’s Grill: Brunch with Bennys and Hash

CanuckGirl and I decided we should go to the Pride Parade since we have never ever been to one. Living here for all my life and never going there…shame. Before lining up on the streets, we thought we would grab [...]

August 19, 2011 Brunch, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

The New Oxford Public House: Shots, Shots, Shots and Of Course Food

I went to ConsultingGirl’s going away party and she had it at The New Oxford Public House, it is owned and operated by the Donnelly Group. They are located in Yaletown and has very vintage looking decor. They even have a shuffle [...]

August 18, 2011 Bar and Grill, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Slingers Mobile Food Truck: It’s Like Pasta Between Two Buns

I was walking near Burrard to find something interesting to sink my taste buds into during my lunch break. I really had no idea where I was going, until the Slingers Mobile Food Truck caught my eye. I always have [...]

August 17, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Italian, Streetcart, Two Beakers

Electric Owl Social Club: Surprising Asian Inspired Menu

It was @wongers birthday and she decided to have it at the Electric Owl. The name of the place sounded very interesting, seemed more like a pub/lounge to me. Since we went there early and it was fireworks night, this [...]

August 16, 2011 Izakaya, Japanese, Strathcona, Tapas, Two Beakers

Artisan Sake Maker: More Than Just Sake… ICE CREAM!

I was around Granville Island yesterday with my sisters and we were passing by the Artisan Sake Maker shop and the sign “Rice Raisin Ice Cream” caught our eye. We haven’t heard of this flavour, so we really wanted to [...]

August 14, 2011 Dessert, Granville Island, Three Beakers

Wings: What Else Is On The Menu Besides Wings?

I came to Wings with a bunch of SFU-ers to chill, hangout and of course eat! What was very ironic is that we did not order any wings. For a place called wings, you would think we would order wings. [...]

August 13, 2011 Bar and Grill, Coquitlam, Three Beakers

Nao Sushi: Disappointing Food and Service

It was another sushi adventure with M and Fabo. After our final exam, we wanted some sushi in the Metrotown area and found Nao Sushi. People in the area rave about this place and their good food, so I wanted [...]

August 11, 2011 Japanese, Seafood, South Burnaby, Two Beakers

Blowfish Japanese Restaurant: Best Bento Boxes

Blowfish Japanese Restaurant is located a few blocks away from PNE/Playland on Hastings. This small little Japanese restaurant is a favourite amongst the residents in the area. They have amazing priced Japanese food that won’t break your wallet. Seating is [...]

August 10, 2011 Hastings-Sunrise, Japanese, lunch, Seafood, Three Beakers

McDonald’s New Supreme Chicken Sandwich: Grilled or Crispy?

More new sandwiches from Mc Donalds! They recently introduced their line of sandwiches called “Supreme Chicken Sandwiches”. There are 3 variations of this sandwich – Mushroom + Swiss, Tangy Thai, and the BLT. You have the option of choosing between [...]

August 9, 2011 Fast Food, Food for Thought, Sandwich

Fresh Local Wild: Awesome Sandwiches and Fish & Chips

Fresh Local Wild is a food truck brought to us by Chef Wolfe. The truck is located on Hastings and Burrard. They are open for weekday lunch serving up different types of fish and chips as well as sandwiches. Even [...]

August 9, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Four Beakers, Sandwich, Seafood, Streetcart

Five Guys Burgers and Fries: Burgers, Fries and Peanuts

Five Guys Burgers and Fries is a burger chain in North America and is famous for their large burgers, fresh meat, and complementary peanuts. They have a few locations in the Lower Mainland – West Vancouver, Surrey and Langley. Since [...]

August 8, 2011 Fast Food, Sandwich, Three Beakers, West Vancouver

Sweet Puritea: Fresh Fruit Bubble Tea

Near Gilmore Skytrain Station, there is a small Cafe called Sweet Puritea. They specialized in Bubble Tea and drinks that are made from 100% fruit. They also have teas that are infused with real fruit rather than the artificial flavourings. [...]

August 7, 2011 Bubble Tea, Cafe, North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Subway: BBQ Rib Sandwich, the new McRib?

I have no idea where M finds out about new sandwiches since he doesn’t have TV. He always seems to know when a new sandwich have launched in Canada. He told me about Subway and how there is a better [...]

August 5, 2011 Fast Food, Food for Thought

Coma Food Truck: Korean-Mexican-American Fusion

Coma Food Truck finally makes their way to the Downtown core. They originally had their truck across the bridge on Broadway, but thats a bit hard to get to during my lunch break. They are now located outside the Vancouver [...]

August 5, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Korean, lunch, Streetcart, Three Beakers

Pinkberry Frozen Yogurt: Fruits Fruits Fruits!

Pinkberry opened their first location in Canada at Park Royal in West Vancouver. They serve up frozen yogurt similar to Qoola. After a long hike at Lynn Canyon, I came here with ConsultingGirl and Monster. When we arrived, there was [...]

August 4, 2011 Dessert, Four Beakers, West Vancouver