Browsing the "Vegetarian" Category

Ask for Luigi: Yummy Pasta in Gastown

Ask for Luigi is a casual Italian-inspired restaurant serving up fresh handmade pasta. It is located in Railtown where the old 2 Chefs a Table until they closed the location. There is some free parking in the area. The way you [...]

March 15, 2014 Four Beakers, Gastown, Italian, Noodles, Vegetarian

Something Healthy: Near Stadium Skytrain

Finding something healthy near the office is quite tough. Near our office, we have McDonalds, Tim Hortons, and Starbucks. That’s not a very good selection of restaurants to go for lunch. Traveling a skytrain station away, we found Something Healthy. [...]

February 27, 2014 Gastown, Three Beakers, Vegetarian

Craft Beer Market: Open in Vancouver

My coworkers and I have been keeping an eye on the Craft Beer Market opening up in the Olympic Village near Science World. What I love about this area is it’s amazing views and how this neighbourhood is transforming. It [...]

November 3, 2013 Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Late Night, lunch, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Pub/Bar, Sandwich, Tapas, Three Beakers, Vegetarian
Leafy Box

Leafy Box: Fresh Salad, Juice and Smoothies

Leafy Box serves up healthy salads and juices in Yaletown. If you’re into the cleansing thing, it’s a good option to go to if you don’t have lunch and you’re in the area. I came here with KoreanGirl during lunch [...]

September 19, 2013 lunch, Specialty Shop, Three Beakers, Vegetarian, Yaletown

Prasino: Farm to Table Concept in Illinois

My first meal was at Prasino in La Grange, Illinois. My aunt and uncle brought me here right after my flight landed in O’Hare. They are best known for their sustainable practices for using organic and hormone-free produce when possible. [...]

August 30, 2013 Farm to Table, La Grange, Three Beakers, Vegetarian
Reel Mac and Cheese

Reel Mac and Cheese: Comfort Food On Wheels

The list of new food trucks was revealed a few weeks ago and I just had my eyes on the Reel Mac and Cheese Truck. When I saw them open, my coworkers and I just had to go. It was [...]

May 22, 2013 American, Downtown, Kid Friendly, Two Beakers, Vegetarian
Burdock & Co.

Burdock & Co : Farm to Table Concept

Burdock & Co has open up in the former location of Cafeteria. This restaurant is headed by Chef Andrea Carlson. Her menu reflects the locavore philosophy with using local organic produce throughout the menu. The interior is quite cozy with [...]

May 19, 2013 Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Seafood, Tapas, Three Beakers, Vegetarian, WestCoast
Nuba Yaletown

Nuba Yaletown: Najibs Special and Beef Brochette

Nuba Yaletown is located on Seymour and Davie Street. If you are a fan of the Nuba chain of restaurants, this location is equally as good. Since Flo moved in across the street,  we wanted to search for some dinner [...]

April 28, 2013 Four Beakers, Gluten Free Options, Lebanese, Vegetarian, Yaletown
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

Sanchon: Vegetarian Temple Food From Korea

Sanchon or “Mountain Village” is one of the most famous restaurants that specialize in traditional vegetarian food served in Buddhist temples. The food is made from organic vegetables fresh from the mountainside. If you are tired of all the fried [...]

August 31, 2012 Four Beakers, Korean, Vegetarian, Yeoksam

Chi Lin Vegetarian: Great Eats at Nan Lian Garden Hong Kong

We took the day to visit Nan Lian Garden, Chi Lin Nunnery and Hollywood Plaza. Its easily accessible though the Diamond Hill MTR station. The Garden and Nunnery are quite breathtaking and makes for very epic photos. This was my [...]

July 28, 2012 Chinese, Diamond Hill, Vegetarian

Food Adventure in New Westminster: Ki Sushi, Tre Galli Gelato, Karmavore, and Boathouse

Foodology Disclaimer: The Food Adventure was paid courtesy of the Salient Group. The reviews are unbiased as the restaurants were chosen by the winner and no restaurants had prior knowledge of our presence. A few weeks ago, I held a [...]

June 13, 2012 Cafe, Dessert, Four Beakers, New Westminster, Seafood, Steakhouse, Three Beakers, Vegetarian

Bandidas Taqueria: Vegetarian Mexican Brunch

When AdventureTimeGirl was in town, I took her to Banditas Taqueria since it is a very popular vegetarian restaurant for bunch. We actually went twice in one weekend since she enjoyed it so much. The prices are quite fair and [...]

March 4, 2012 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Four Beakers, Mexican, Vegetarian

Nuba on Hastings: Sharing is Caring

Nuba serves up authentic Lebanese cuisine which cater to both vegetarians and meat eaters. It’s quite popular and even AdventureTimeGirl heard about it from half way across the world. When she came to town, I knew it was a place [...]

March 2, 2012 Downtown, Four Beakers, Late Night, Lebanese, Vegetarian

Garden Fresh Express: Salad Bar in Coquitlam Center

I clearly had a week where I totally thought I needed to eat healthier, so I kept going to salad bars. M and I went to Coquitlam Center Mall just to go to the food court for lunch. We were [...]

February 9, 2012 Coquitlam, Gluten-Free, Two Beakers, Vegetarian

Hawker’s Delight: Cheap $5 Dinners, But Is It Good?

Hawkers Delight is located on Main street and they are known for their amazing cheap food. All items on the menu are around $5.   It’s cash only, but as long as you have  a $10 in your pocket, you [...]

January 11, 2012 Indonesian, Malaysian, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Vegetarian

Palki Indian Restaurant: Hidden Find on Commercial Drive

Foodology Disclaimer: I was invited by the owners to try out their restaurant. I brought along 3 friends to really keep this review as unbiased as possible! This review does not guarantee 100% similar service you might normally get from this [...]

December 27, 2011 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Indian, Three Beakers, Vegetarian

Bandidas Taqueria: Vegetarian Tacos!

Bandidas Taqueria is a vegetarian Mexican joint on Commercial that sells some amazing vegetarian tacos. Since I have not seen Eva in a while, so some taco from Bandidas Taquria seemed fitting since she’s a vegetarian. The interior is very [...]

October 10, 2011 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Four Beakers, Mexican, Vegetarian