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The Holy Crab: Louisiana-Inspired Seafood in Vancouver

The Holy Crab has opened their first location in Canada and it’s located on Vancouver’s Robson street. It’s very interesting to see something new open up in this neighbourhood that isn’t Japanese food. I was invited to try a few [...]

February 1, 2017 American, Robson Street/West End, Seafood, Three Beakers

Vancouver Fish Company: Dine Out Vancouver

The Vancouver Fish Company is participating in Dine Out Vancouver from January 20 to February 5, 2017. They are offering guests with their 3 course meal on Granville Island for West Coast Cuisine for $40 or $29 for lunch. Reservations should be made in [...]

January 9, 2017 Dineout, Granville Island, Seafood, Two Beakers, WestCoast

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

Farallon: Upscale Seafood Restaurant in San Francisco

Farallon Restaurant is an upscale seafood restaurant a few steps away from Union Square. They specialize in seafood and they have a raw and seafood bar. While I was in San Francisco, they invited me to give their restaurant a try. As [...]

October 19, 2016 San Francisco, Seafood, Three Beakers, WestCoast

Kilala: Japanese Restaurant in Burnaby

Kilala has been in the North Burnaby neighbourhood for about 10 years now. After all that time, I finally came here for a visit with M. It is a small sushi bar, so it can get pretty busy around dinner [...]

September 25, 2016 Four Beakers, Japanese, Kid Friendly, North Burnaby, Seafood, Sushi

Pokérrito: Burritos, Bowls and Salads in Vancouver

Pokérrito is one of the new poké shops opening in Vancouver this year. The poké hype is real and during lunch time, there was a 30 minute line up out the door. Vancouverites are going nuts over the poké. Menu [...]

September 20, 2016 Downtown, Fusion, Kid Friendly, lunch, Seafood, Three Beakers

0755 Restaurant & Lounge: Dinner in Richmond

0755 Restaurant & Lounge looks like a club on the outside, but surprisingly, they have really good dishes. They showcase dishes from different regions and provinces in China. They are named after an area code of Shenzhen. I was invited [...]

September 16, 2016 Chinese, Late Night, Richmond, Seafood, Three Beakers

Christine’s: Lunch at Whister Blackcomb

Christine’s is located inside the Rendezvous Lodge on Blackcomb Mountain in Whistler. They are a full service restaurant with panoramic views of the surrounding mountains. At 1,860m/6,102ft above ground, it’s pretty interesting to see their challenges with getting the produce up [...]

September 10, 2016 Four Beakers, Seafood, WestCoast, Whistler

Cinnamon Bear Bar & Grille: Dinner at Hilton Whistler

Cinnamon Bear Bar & Grille is located inside the Hilton Whistler. They serve up Pacific Northwest dishes prepared fresh daily by their culinary team, led by Executive Chef Julian Owen-Mold. An engineer turned chef, Chef Owen – Mold is leaving his blueprints across the [...]

September 9, 2016 Seafood, Steakhouse, Three Beakers, Whistler

Chuan Chu Ren Jia: Szechuan Cuisine in Burnaby

Chuan Chu Ren Jia is a Szechuan restaurant in South Burnaby on Kingsway. I’ve passed by this place so many times, but have never made a visit until now. I was invited by the Chopstick Fest, a Chinese Cuisine Festival [...]

August 26, 2016 Chinese, Four Beakers, Seafood, South Burnaby

The Captain’s Boil: Seafood in Richmond

The Captain’s Boil is a new seafood boil restaurant in Richmond. They have a few locations in Toronto, but now has opened their first location in Metro Vancouver. They take the seafood boil and toss it with their blend of secret, Asian [...]

August 25, 2016 Kid Friendly, Richmond, Seafood, Three Beakers, WestCoast

The Keg: Lobster Summer in Yaletown

The Keg has their awesome Yaletown location with rooftop patio. I’ve been to their other location in the suburbs, but this was my first time here. Currently, they have their Lobster Summer promotion until the end of August. Lobster and [...]

August 21, 2016 Seafood, Steakhouse, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Kuma Izakaya: Drinks and Asian Fusion in Yaletown

Kuma Izakaya is located in Yaletown close to the Skytrain. They serve up Japanese and Korean dishes with a hint of French influence. At first it can seem confusing how all 3 types of cuisines would come together. We were [...]

August 15, 2016 Izakaya, Japanese, Korean, Late Night, Seafood, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Hachibei: Authentic Japanese Food near South Cambie

Hachibei is a little hidden Japanese restaurant in South Cambie. I’ve been craving to try new places in town and I stumbled upon Hachibei. It was highly recommended by a few friends and I am a sucker for small authentic [...]

August 12, 2016 Four Beakers, Japanese, Seafood, South Cambie Street, Sushi

Sushi UOmo: Sushi in North Burnaby

Sushi UOmo is located in North Burnaby in the Heights. M and I were looking for a new sushi place to eat dinner at. I’m trying to find more restaurants that I haven’t eaten at in the area and Sushi [...]

August 11, 2016 Japanese, Kid Friendly, North Burnaby, Seafood, Sushi, Three Beakers

To Hot Pot: Chongqing Style Hot Pot in Richmond

To Hot Pot is the newest hot pot restaurant to open up in Central Richmond. It is located in the same plaza as Dinesty. They specialize in Chongqing style hot pot. We were invited by Chopstick Fest to have a [...]

August 10, 2016 Chinese, Hot Pot, Richmond, Seafood, Three Beakers

21 Nautical Miles: Seafood Boil and Beer

21 Nautical Miles is a new seafood restaurant in Yaletown. They are best know for their Chinese-style seafood boil, drinks and different types of appetizers. They are right across from other popular seafood restaurant – Rodney’s. Their menu is quite [...]

August 9, 2016 Chinese, Late Night, Seafood, Three Beakers, WestCoast, Yaletown

Glowbal: Happy Hour

Glowbal under the TELUS Garden has happy hour from 2:30pm to 5:30pm everyday. The entire cocktail menu is 50% off and they have a few $5 cocktail, wine, highballs and beer specials. I love a good happy hour, so my [...]

August 3, 2016 Downtown, Happy Hour, Seafood, Three Beakers