Kulinarya: Authentic Filipino Food in Coquitlam

M was in the mood for something “different” and I kinda ran out of ideas…but since I have never had Filipino food, I thought we could go with Scarface to Kulinarya in Coquitlam. This little restaurant in just north of [...]

July 3, 2011 Coquitlam, Filipino, Three Beakers

Dae Ji: Kimchi Roll Cutlet

Another quick lunch with my coworker and since it was raining, we wanted to choose something close by and not too expensive. We ended up at Dae Ji, the Korean restaurant specializing in pork cutlet.  The last time, I was [...]

July 3, 2011 Downtown, Korean, lunch, Three Beakers

JJ’s Restaurant: No Words to Express How Amazing it was!

Mandu and I were out at lunch again and well, we were both on a budget since the end of the month calls for a tighter budget. Being a student is not fun, plus working downtown can kinda suck the [...]

July 3, 2011 Culinary School, Downtown, Four Beakers

Anducci’s Cucina: Horrible Service and No Bread

AuditGirl was back in town and we usually get together with a few high school friends to catch up. Since pasta is always on Auditgirl’s mind, it seems fitting for her to come here. I use to go to this [...]

July 3, 2011 Italian, North Burnaby, Two Beakers

Beentoo Sandwich & BBQ: Quick Fast Lunch

I was having another quick lunch and I really needed a quick lunch since I needed to study for my midterm as well. The quickest thing I could think of was Beentoo Sandwich and BBQ across the street from the [...]

July 3, 2011 Downtown, Three Beakers

Dasarang Chicken: Good Korean Style Chicken

At the beginning of the semester after a meeting, we all headed down to Dasarang, a new Korean chicken restaurant to eat and mingle with other members of the club. Dasarang is your usual Korean restaurant that’s has chicken, Korean [...]

July 2, 2011 Coquitlam, Korean, Three Beakers

Blarney Stone: Horrible Service but Decent Food

It was NotFauna’s welcome back/ Birthday celebration. She chose Blarney Stone for a good fun meal before heading out to Fortune Sound Club a few blocks away. CanuckGirl and I arrived early since she wanted to see a few players [...]

July 1, 2011 Gastown, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers

Renaissance Coffee: Butter Chicken

In the Academic Quadrangle at Simon Fraser University, there is a branch of Renaissance Coffee that sells the usual items plus butter chicken! I always see my past coworkers eating it, so I thought to myself, if everyone else is [...]

July 1, 2011 Cafe, Indian, North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Anducci´s Italian Kitchen: Something About Their Walls…

It was TaxMan’s Graduation Day, so we celebrated at Anducci’s. It’s one of his go to places near Lougheed Mall when he can’t think of anywhere else to eat. M and I were the first to arrive and we really [...]

June 29, 2011 Burnaby Cariboo-Lougheed, Italian, Three Beakers

Orange Julius: Orange Juice and Juicing Fruit

What can be better than a ice cool juice during the summer? When I was a Lougheed Mall, I just had to get a large Orange Juice to quench my thirst. I really don’t like any of the other drinks [...]

June 28, 2011 Food for Thought

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