Browsing the "Seattle" Category

Cheesecake Factory: Chowing Down in Seattle

Can you believe it? I’ve NEVER been to a Cheesecake Factory till now. It’s taken me 25 years to make a visit and taste their cheesecake. I’ve never seen the allure of huge slices of cheese cake and horribly prepared [...]

February 20, 2014 American, lunch, Seattle, Two Beakers

Rachel’s Ginger Beer: A Treat at Pike Place

Rachel’s Ginger Beer is the newest place in Pike Place in Seattle.  We were wandering around the area after lunch and needed something fizzy to settle our stomachs after eating at Pike Place Chowder. They started selling their signature Ginger [...]

February 9, 2014 American, Cafe, Seattle, Three Beakers

McDonalds: S’mores Pie and Cheap McNuggets

In the United States, they have some crazy menu items at some great prices. It’s always awesome to drive down to the states and try items that are not available in Canada. One of those items was the Smores Pie. [...]

September 20, 2012 Fast Food, Seattle

Red Mill Burger: Bacon, Bacon, Verde, Bacon & Onion Rings

I have finally finished the last restaurant on my Man v. Food list – Red Mill Burgers. It took me a while to finally try this place since it’s always out of the way of Downtown Seattle and Bellevue. This [...]

November 17, 2011 Sandwich, Seattle, Three Beakers

I Love New York Deli: But This Is In Seattle, WA

What on earth is there to eat in Downtown Seattle early in the morning at 7am? M and I just used a food app to look it up and we just went to I Love New York Deli in Pike [...]

November 16, 2011 Deli, Sandwich, Seattle, Three Beakers

Starbucks: The Original Store in Seattle, WA

M and I arrived in Seattle way too early during the long weekend since we expected there to be a wait at the border…there was no wait. So, we were downtown by 7:30am. Nothing is open that early except for [...]

November 15, 2011 Cafe, Food for Thought, Seattle

Beecher’s Handmade Cheese: “World’s Best” Mac & Cheese

I came here a while ago with a few of my friends. I’ve been to Pike Place in Seattle before, but I never knew it was home to the “World’s Best” Mac & Cheese. The next time I visited, I [...]

September 16, 2011 Four Beakers, Sandwich, Seattle

5 Spot: Long Line for Breakfast

During the last long weekend, KoreanGirl, TaiwaneseGirl, CanuckGirl and I headed down back to Seattle for a day. We wanted to try some more jaw dropping restaurants as well as to get a little bit of shopping done. Our first [...]

June 19, 2011 Brunch, Seattle, Three Beakers

Cyclops Cafe & Lounge

After walking around Downtown, then venturing through Olympic Sculpture Park and checking out Seattle Center, we were so tired of walking! It was time for dinner and we wandered into Bell Town. After asking people of the Twitterverse where I [...]

April 28, 2011 Cafe, Seattle, Three Beakers

Jamba Juice: Beats Canada’s Jugo Juice + Booster Juice

We were making our way back to Vancouver and decided to stop by Alderwood Mall to do a bit of shopping. I love Alderwood Mall! It has basically everything. Since the sun was shining and we were exhausted from sitting in the [...]

April 28, 2011 Seattle, Three Beakers

Beth’s Cafe: 12 Egg Omelettes

Beths Cafe is most famous for their 12 egg omelets! They have been featured on Man v. Food when Adam takes the 12 omelet challenge. After watching that episode, it was on my ‘to-do’ list for Seattle. Who wouldn’t want to tell the [...]

April 27, 2011 Brunch, Cafe, Four Beakers, Late Night, Seattle

Pike Place Chowder: Award Winning Chowder

As we were around Pike Place, there was one place I had to check out – Pike Place Chowder. Nicolb highly recommended this place, so we were basically anticipating their Clam Chowder all day. Pike Place Chowder is in Post [...]

April 26, 2011 Four Beakers, Seafood, Seattle

Le Panier: Very French Bakery

Every time I’m in Seattle at Pike Place, I must have my dose of Le Panier! They are most famous for their macarons and croissants. I also have a crazy obsession for their cookies. Since we were in the area, we decided [...]

April 26, 2011 Bakery, Four Beakers, French, Seattle

Toulouse Petit: $7 Breakfast Happy Hour

I love watching the “Best Thing I Ever Ate” on the Food Network. The first thing we did in Seattle was visit Toulouse Petit for their cheap Happy Hour breakfast. Melissa d’Arabian, the host of Food Network’s Ten Dollar Dinners said [...]

April 25, 2011 Brunch, Four Beakers, French, Seattle

Jack In the Box: Crossing the Border

A few friends and I decided to go away to Seattle for a little bit of sightseeing, shopping and of course FOOD! After leaving the house at 4am, we got to the border at 5am to encounter a 45 min [...]

April 25, 2011 Fast Food, Seattle