Starbucks: Frappuccino Hidden with Whipped Cream

Nothing says summer like a good ol’ Iced Frapp from Starbucks. Since M and I strolled all the way to New Westminster to go to the pet store, we saw Starbucks and really just wanted a Frapp! Surprisingly it was [...]

June 28, 2011 Food for Thought

Sushi Town: Quantity over Quality?

I always came here in high school since it was less than a block away. For a student, it is the perfect place to eat for cheap. Ever since M kept getting very sick after eating here… we knew that [...]

June 27, 2011 Japanese, North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Aladdins Shawerma Cafe: Decent Shawerma

Every time I pass by Babylon Café, I wonder how the other shawerma restaurant compares. This place is a few shops down from Babylon Café called Aladdin’s Café.  One major difference is that you can sit inside Aladdin’s Café and [...]

June 26, 2011 Downtown, Middle Eastern, Three Beakers

Mc Donald’s Iced Mocha Review

After going to Eat! Vancouver, I think I am now hooked on McDonald’s Iced Mochas! It’s made from espresso, ice, chocolate syrup, and milk. It is topped with whipped cream and more chocolate syrup.  The best parts are really the [...]

June 26, 2011 Fast Food, Food for Thought

When Japadog goes to SFU

Japadog comes up to the SFU Burnaby Campus once in a while to help support student clubs or charities. It’s really great that they support students and their causes. The last time they were at SFU, they helped out with [...]

June 25, 2011 Food Carts, Japanese, North Burnaby

Good Late Night Eats at “The Refinery”

Hello Internet! It’s Roman J here with another food post. Today I explore a hidden gem in downtown Vancouver. After attending the Bruno Mars concert with Abbytizer, we were on the hunt for quality food. Not just fast food or [...]

June 24, 2011 Downtown, Four Beakers, Tapas

McDonalds Mc Rib Review

I couldn’t help noticing the ads on some bus stops saying the “McRib is Back”. I don’t remember having it in Canada. Perhaps I wasn’t cool enough to get it back then… or I just didn’t notice it. Nonetheless, it [...]

June 21, 2011 Fast Food, Food for Thought

Sanpachi Ramen: Offers up Vegetarian Ramen

I love ramen places that have combos. I really just can’t stand eating just a huge bowl of ramen. I am the type of person that just wants a little bit of everything. One thing I noticed about their menu [...]

June 21, 2011 Four Beakers, Japanese, Robson Street/West End

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

East Fusion Food: “Design Your Own Combo” Lunch

Mandu and I were out to lunch again. We always seem to have similar working schedules, so it just seems right to grab lunch since we are a skytrain apart. One day. I was passing by Tinseltown, I saw this [...]

June 19, 2011 Chinese, Gastown, lunch, Three Beakers

M’s Food Court Corner: The Return of the KFC Double Down

Welcome to another M’s Food Court Corner! Today I tried the Double Down from KFC at Brentwood Mall. Yep, they just had to bring this heart attack in a box back for a limited time. For those who never heard [...]

June 15, 2011 Fast Food, Four Beakers, M's Food Court Corner, South Burnaby

Cham Mani: Good Quick Lunch Combos

A new Korean restaurant opened up on Pender and I just wanted to check it out. The interior seemed very simple and would work for a quick lunch. Cham Mani serves the usual Korean dishes such as Kimbop, Ramyun, Duk [...]

June 15, 2011 Downtown, Korean, lunch, Three Beakers

Big Orange: Fresh Fruit BBT at Metro

Just before watching the movie at Metrotown, M and I decided to get a drink at Big Orange. Big Orange has been in Metrotown for a while selling bubble tea.  A few years ago, their shop was shaped like a [...]

June 14, 2011 Bubble Tea, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Eat! Vancouver 2011 + National Chefs Competition Recap

Eat! Vancouver is back! It’s a food and cooking festival featuring products and restaurant in the city. It’s on this weekend and costs $16 for an adult. There’s tons of vendors, competitions, samples and of course … celebrity chefs! It [...]

June 10, 2011 Event

M’s Food Court Corner: Gourmet Barbeque

Hello to another Mark’s Food Court Corner! Today I will be reviewing Gourmet Barbeque in Lougheed Mall Food Court. Guess which mall I live close to? No not Lougheed, but I do find myself there quite a lot. Gourmet Barbeque [...]

June 10, 2011 BBQ, Chinese, Four Beakers, M's Food Court Corner

Jimoco Cafe & Pasta: 2 for 1 Pasta

JoJoCake’s Birthday was here and she wanted suggestions to have a small get together. Fabo always keeps telling me to go to Jimoco Café & Pasta to try their pasta. Since it was close to where JojoCake wanted to eat, [...]

June 9, 2011 Coquitlam, Italian, Korean, Three Beakers

Vallarta’s Mexican Restaurant: Amazing Hole in the Wall

M has discovered that Vallarta’s Mexican Restaurant has one of the best Mexican foods in Vancouver. A few months ago, M wanted to take me here, but then as the girl I am, I scolded him for taking me to [...]

June 8, 2011 Four Beakers, Mexican, Renfrew-Collingwood

Junsei River Japanese Restaurant: Horrible Bento Boxes

I went to Junsei River Japanese Restaurant for lunch since it was on Robson St. and I was craving a good ol’ bento box. The restaurant is a bit narrow but it still has enough room. Junsei River Japanese restaurant [...]

June 6, 2011 Downtown, Japanese, One Beaker