Foodology

Good Friends Restaurant: Korean Cafe

Every time I pass by North Road, I always see this Restaurant Called ‘Good Friends’ with a large green clover for their branding. It looked like it was for a younger hip crowd. M, BusanGirl and I finished all our [...]

April 24, 2011 Coquitlam, Korean, Three Beakers

Arturo’s Mexico To Go Food Truck: Awkward Experience

Another stroll near Waterfront and I wanted to check out Arturo’s Mexico To Go. I’ve never heard of a Mexican Themed Food Truck, so I look my lunch break to head on over. They actually have a pretty HUGE food [...]

April 23, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Mexican, Streetcart, Three Beakers

Dim Sum Express Food Truck

All the way near Waterfront Station lies a street cart specializing in Dim Sum. No need to wait for a table and fight with others to get the last egg tart or buns. Have Dim Sum anytime, in your office, [...]

April 22, 2011 Chinese, Downtown, Food Carts, One Beaker, Streetcart

Curry King: HK Style Cafe

M and I were near Metrotown and we do what we do best – eat. After many failed attempts of going to other restaurants, we stuck with Curry King – HK Style Cafe. M wanted to go to Oscars and [...]

April 22, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Bella Gelateria: Old-World Handcrafted Gelato

CandiedZen and I were on a search for some mochi after our day of eating, but it was nowhere to be found…plus we didn’t want to scarf down a whole box of mochi from Konbinya. We decided to satisfy our [...]

April 21, 2011 Dessert, Downtown, Four Beakers, Italian

Bake For The Quake: Event Recap

After the horrific events in Japan, Melody Fury (@GourmetFury) and Joy (@Gourmeted) came up with an amazing idea to help raise funds for Doctors Without Borders to aid the Tsunami and Earthquake victims in Japan. They put together an AMAZING [...]

April 21, 2011 Event

Big Dogs Street Hots Food Truck

My goal is to try as my food carts as possible while the weather is just fantastic. Next on my list was Big Dogs Street Hots, I have to admit, I walked past it the first time. I thought it [...]

April 19, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Streetcart, Three Beakers

Suika: Japanese Snack Bar

I’ve wanted to try Suika out after my coworker highly recommended this place. Since M, ConsultingGirl, and LabRat wanted to have dinner, I decided to make a reservation and drive down. We originally wanted to get here by 6pm to [...]

April 19, 2011 Fairview, Four Beakers, Japanese, Seafood, Tapas

Bin 942: Tapas Parlour

CandiedZen and I went on another one of our food adventures to Bin 942. They are a tapas parlour on Broadway and Granville. The restaurant is very narrow and there is not a lot of room for a large amount [...]

April 18, 2011 Fairview, Tapas, Three Beakers

La Casa Gelato: 518 Flavours of Gelato

La Casa Gelato is a tourist destination and is very famous for their 518 + flavours and 218 choices on site. They have been in business for a very long time and I have been going there since I was [...]

April 18, 2011 Dessert, Italian, Strathcona, Three Beakers

Chez Meme Baguette Bistro: When French meets Burnaby

When I heard there was a French Baguette Restaurant in Burnaby, I had to go here. It has been on my “To Do” list for a long time, but I just never had the chance to go because of school [...]

April 16, 2011 Cafe, Four Beakers, French, North Burnaby

Wang Ga Ma: Pork Belly and Soups!

It was another Wednesday night and a bunch of us have “Korean Night” where we eating through all the Korean Restaurants on North Road one week at a time. This makes my life easier going with Koreans because Fabo, BusanGirl [...]

April 16, 2011 Coquitlam, Korean, Two Beakers

Peckinpah: BBQ House in Gastown

Mandu and I wanted to grab some lunch, so I gave her a list of random restaurants and she chose Peckinpah because it was close to the office and wouldn’t break our wallets. Peckinpah is a BBQ house located in [...]

April 15, 2011 BBQ, Gastown, lunch, Two Beakers

Clubhouse Sushi: Japanese Food

Hello Internet! RomanJ here.This time I went to one of my favorite restaurants in Vancouver with Abbytizer. Clubhouse Sushi is a family owned restaurant located in an industrial area close to the Olympic Village. Abbytizer and I were hungry so we [...]

April 14, 2011 Four Beakers, Japanese, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

Fraser Park Restaurant: Truly Hole in the Wall

After reading Food For Buddha food blog, they seem to have fallen in love with Fraser Park Restaurant. Since Fraser Park Restaurant is basically in the middle of nowhere, its always hard to find the time to make the trek [...]

April 14, 2011 Brunch, Four Beakers, German, Kid Friendly, South Burnaby

La Brasserie Street Food Truck: Nom Nom

Since Ursu Food Truck was not open yet, I thought I would take a stroll down to La Brasserie Street (Food Truck, not an actual “street”. They are in the location where Kimono Koi Crepes use to be. The cart [...]

April 13, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Four Beakers, Streetcart

Ursu Food Truck: Korean Taco Food Truck

I go off tangent sometimes at work and play with the food apps on my phone. As you can tell I was really anticipating lunch. Since there are 19 new street carts in Vancouver, I have to eat though all [...]

April 13, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Korean, Streetcart, Three Beakers

Milestones: Decent food but on the pricey side

After studying, ConsultingGirl and I were hungry, so we headed over to Milestones. ConsultingGirl wanted something healthy, M didn’t want sushi and I didn’t want to revisit any restaurants in the Brentwood area. Somehow a long conversation in the car led to [...]

April 13, 2011 American, North Burnaby, Three Beakers
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