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Safari Cafe

Safari Cafe: A Hidden Gem

Safari Cafe is a small coffee shop in the Strathcona area outside of Chinatown. I’ve passed by the place a few times and I basically think everything is sketchy in this area. Clearly, I am wrong. One day, my coworkers [...]

February 10, 2013 Cafe, Strathcona, Three Beakers
Mc Donalds Raspberry Pie

McDonalds Canada: Raspberry Pie

McDonalds Canada is always churning out different pies. The past 2 pies introduced were the caramel pie and oreo pie. They never stick around for a long time, so this is also available for a limited amount of time. The Raspberry [...]

February 8, 2013 British Columbia, Fast Food

Terra Breads Cafe: Cookies, Sandwiches, and Hot Chocolate

Terra Breads Cafe is located in the Olympic Village. They have amazing artisan bread, pastries, sandwiches, and drinks. I recently started working near this area and it’s definitely one of our go-to places for lunch. It gets pretty packed during [...]

February 7, 2013 Bakery, Cafe, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Leonidas: Its Hot Chocolate Time

Foodology Disclaimer: Leonidas invited me to try some of their Hot chocolate to gear up for the Hot Chocolate Festival.  Leonidas is located below Canada Place and serves great hot chocolate to locals and tourists. Besides hot chocolate, they have [...]

February 6, 2013 Cafe, Dessert, Downtown, Three Beakers
The Acorn Vancouver

The Acorn: FeastVan 2013

The Acorn was participating in FeastVan and they were offering a 3 course meal for $30. You start off with the Sunchoke Soup, then you can choose any main and dessert on the menu. FeastVan was happening at the same [...]

February 5, 2013 Riley Park/Little Mountain, Three Beakers, Vegetarian
Mc Donalds

McDonalds America: Hot & Spicy McChicken

Going to the Seattle Premium Outlets gives me a chance to visit McDonalds and Wal-Mart to have a taste of food not available in Canada. Instead of 40 Piece McNuggets, I scanned the menu to find the Hot ‘n Spicy [...]

February 3, 2013 Bellingham, Fast Food
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

Carl’s Jr. Vancouver: A Quick Review

M here with a flash review of the new Carl’s Jr. in Vancouver! I’m always on the hunt for the best burgers in town, but my favourite fast food burger in the States is from Carl’s Jr. When it was [...]

January 31, 2013 Downtown, Fast Food
Sip Resto Lounge

Sip Resto Lounge: Dine Out Vancouver

Sip Resto Lounge on Granville Street is participating in Dine Out Vancouver again! What is unique about Sip is that every dish is made of alcohol or at least used to be. Even though most of the alcohol is burned [...]

January 31, 2013 American, Dineout, Downtown, Tapas, Three Beakers
Bagel Street Cafe

Bagel Street Cafe: Mayo, Mustard, Salt & Pepper

A time before I started blogging, there would be one place I would go all the time. There was a small little cafe in the Kensington Plaza called Bagel Street Cafe. It is the place to get breakfast bagels in [...]

January 29, 2013 Bakery, Cafe, North Burnaby, Three Beakers
Cattle Cafe

Cattle Cafe: All About the Laksa

Cattle Cafe has now opened 3 other locations in Richmond, Edmonds, and another on Kingsway. I usually just go to the original locations on Kingsway and Nelson. It’s open late and you get good value for what you pay. The [...]

January 28, 2013 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Chinese, South Burnaby, Three Beakers
Sushi K Kamizato

Sushi K Kamizato: Crazy Addictive Sushi

One of my favorite restaurants in 2012 and probably 2013 is Sushi K Kamizato in Port Coquitlam. Sushi K Kamizato is run by Chef Keith and his wife Chika in Port Coquitlam. Salmon and Tuna Karaage comes complementary. It’s really addictive [...]

January 27, 2013 Coquitlam, Four Beakers, Japanese, Seafood, Tapas
Go Go Thai Food

Go Go Thai Food: Lunch Specials and Take Out

Go Go Thai Food is located on Seymour Street across from Granville Skytrain and the Bay. Is a small little restaurant, but its popular with the lunch crowd for either Take Out or their good lunch specials. I met up [...]

January 25, 2013 Downtown, lunch, Thai, Two Beakers
Point Zero Four Fusion

Point Zero Four Fusion: Mediocre Hot Pot

Flo and I bought a voucher from SocialShopper to use at Point Zero Four Fusion. The voucher would entitle us to all you can eat hot pot for 2 people, plus a soup base of our choice, 2 drinks and [...]

January 23, 2013 All You Can Eat, Richmond, Two Beakers

EBO Restaurant: Dine Out 2013

EBO or otherwise known as ‘East of Boundary’ is located inside Grandvilla Casino in Burnaby. I’m not a gambler, but I come here for some good food. I decided to come here for Dine Out with M since I’ve heard [...]

January 19, 2013 Dineout, Four Beakers, North Burnaby, Seafood, WestCoast
Cafe Savoureux

Cafe Savoureux: It’s Coffee Time

Cafe Savoureux is located in Richmond on Capstan Way near all those other bubble tea and dessert restaurants. After having Cruzpresso’s Bday dinner at Dinesty, we headed over to this place for some coffee. This place is known for their [...]

January 16, 2013 Cafe, Dessert, Richmond, Three Beakers
Fung Sing Cafe

Fung Sing Cafe: New Hong Kong Style Cafe

Fung Sing Cafe is a new Hong Kong style cafe. This cafe was previously Sun Yee Cafe Restaurant but has switched owners and a new menu to go along with it. The owner of Fung Sing Cafe was a chef at [...]

January 15, 2013 Cafe, Chinese, Commercial Drive / Grandview, Three Beakers
Dining Terrace

The Dining Terrace at Richmond Centre

Last year, the Dining Terrace in Richmond Centre opened revealing it’s $30 million, 44,000 square foot eating area. I’ve heard lots about it but since I live in Burnaby, I don’t really spend much time in Richmond. My parents took [...]

January 14, 2013 Fast Food, Richmond