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

Little Nest: Kid Friendly Cafe

ConsultingGirl suggested we go to Little Nest for Saturday brunch. I’ve never heard of it before, so I just imagined a place with birds nest everywhere. I really didn’t question her opinions. We drove down all the the way to [...]

April 12, 2011 Brunch, Commercial Drive / Grandview, Three Beakers

Prado Cafe: Silent Service

Arriving here after work around 4:30pm on a hot sunny day, Prado Cafe was packed! Every single seat occupied…and most people are either studying or surfing away on their laptop. Since I saw a few people about to leave, I [...]

April 11, 2011 Cafe, Two Beakers

Mr. Sub: When I only have Credit Cards

I went to class and realized I did not have my wallet. All I had on me was a credit card. I called my mom to find my wallet but it wasn’t at home. When I pack to go to [...]

April 11, 2011 North Burnaby, Sandwich, Two Beakers

T&T: Another Cheap Lunch

My coworker and I wanted to grab some food at T&T for cheap! So, during our lunchbreak, we headed over to grab a few things to go. We hoped onto the Granville Skytrain and got off at Stadium Skytrain. My [...]

April 10, 2011 Chinatown, Specialty Shop, Three Beakers

Fumiyoshi: Japanese Restaurant with Pho

Mandu and I met up during our lunch breaks. I had a “foodie block” and had no idea where to go for lunch. I really didn’t want to revisit a restaurant nor did I want to spend over $10. Eating [...]

April 10, 2011 Downtown, Japanese, One Beaker, Vietnamese

Nestle Introduces Mini Ice Cream Tubs

Yesterday I was at Safeway looking for some Ice Cream to accompany me during this weekend. When walking up and down the frozen foods aisle, I stumbled upon a new product Safeway is selling. Mini Ice cream tubs!! To be [...]

April 9, 2011 Food for Thought, product

McDonalds New Third-Pounder Sandwich Review

McDonalds is continuing to crank out ‘premium’ style burgers. This week, M visited the Mc Donalds across the street and saw they were advertising their third pounder sandwiches. These are burgers that weight 1/3 a pound. So, if you eat [...]

April 8, 2011 Fast Food, Food for Thought

Don’sta: New Korean Donkatsu Restaurant

M here, reviewing Don’sta, a Korean Donkatsu restaurant next to the Toad on North Road. Donkatsu is Korean word for deep fried pork cutlets. Design Girl, BusanGirl, and I went out to our unofficial Korean Night, where we take our [...]

April 8, 2011 Coquitlam, Korean, Three Beakers

Sushi Garden: Yummy Sushi + Unclean Tables

Another late night at school and what is open? Sushi Garden! They close at 10pm. We just made their last call. M, TaiwaneseGirl, FragileBoy, InsecureGirl and I were ready to eat away because we were starving as usual. They have [...]

April 7, 2011 Japanese, North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Congee Noodle King: Hit or Miss

After looking at the bank accounts and bills, I thought it would be best to try to eat meals $15 and under. Since M and I were on Kingsway, we thought going to Congee Noodle King would be a good [...]

April 6, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, Two Beakers, Victoria-Fraserview/Killarney

Borandsi: Fusion Board Game Cafe

On North Road in Coquitlam, there is a little cafe called Borandsi, or quite commonly known as the board game cafe. People come to Borandsi to eat dessert and grab a drink. They also have a large amount of board [...]

April 6, 2011 Cafe, Coquitlam, Korean, Three Beakers

Pho 99: Out Of This World?

Guess what happened? JojoCake’s parents left her all alone at home again… but this time she did have milk and bread at home. KoreanGirl and I were here to the rescue. Since last week, we wanted some Pho, so we [...]

April 5, 2011 Coquitlam, Two Beakers, Vietnamese

Felico’s: The Greek Restaurant in Richmond

It was divaD’s 22nd Birthday and he held his birthday at Felico’s! The name Felico’s rang a bell but I really couldn’t point my finger where I heard of it before. After Googling the name of the restaurant, it is [...]

April 5, 2011 Greek, Richmond, Three Beakers

Cafeteria: Not Your Ordinary One

Flo organized another food gathering after our time at L’Abbatoir. Irv highly recommended that we all go to Cafeteria, so we all went for our next foodie adventure! There were 6 of us in total, so we thought the smartest [...]

April 5, 2011 Three Beakers, Vegetarian

Libo Cafe

M wanted to go to Crystal Mall to buy some cheap cables for his TV/computer monitor since his HDMI cord was malfunctioning. Since we were both a bit hungry, we went to Libo Cafe at the Crystal Mall food court. [...]

April 4, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, South Burnaby, Two Beakers