A&W Canada: Mushroom Mozzarella Cheese and Egger Review

For a limited time only, A&W Canada is releasing their Mushroom mozzarella cheese and egger available all day as well as the mushroom mozzarella burger. It’s just the addition of the sauteed crimini mushrooms and slice of real mozzarella cheese, [...]

November 7, 2018 burger, Downtown, Fast Food

Huevos Dias is Fayuca’s new brunch menu

I thought Yaletown’s Hamilton street would be bustling on a weekend brunch hour. Instead, it was quiet and empty. Early morning yoga, barre and spin cyclists silently stream out of the studios after their classes. A brunch spot is needed [...]

November 6, 2018 Brunch, Mexican, Yaletown

White Lotus Cafe: Vietnamese Cuisine in North Burnaby

White Lotus Cafe just opened up in North Burnaby in a plaza with Buy Low Foods. A few people told me to check this place out as people in the neighbourhood seem to enjoy it. They serve up a variety [...]

November 5, 2018 Noodles, North Burnaby, Sandwich, Vietnamese

The Mackenzie Room: We Couldn’t Get It All

The Mackenzie Room is located in East Vancouver by Oppenheimer Park. The neighbourhood has seen better days, but there are some great restaurants located within a few blocks of each other. Make sure to book reservations as it can get [...]

November 4, 2018 Canadian, Strathcona

Ramen Gaoh: New Ramen Shop in North Burnaby

Ramen Gaoh is a new ramen shop in North Burnaby on Hastings and Willingdon. They are the newest concept from the Menya Kouji Group, which also has Ramen Gojiro and The Ramen Butcher. What is unique about Ramen Gaoh is [...]

November 3, 2018 Japanese, Noodles, North Burnaby, Ramen

Starbucks Canada: New and Returning Holiday Menu Items for 2018

As Halloween comes to an end, the holidays are just beginning. As the weather cools and the holiday music starts playing in malls, it’s classic to have in hand a Starbucks holiday beverage. This year they are releasing a few [...]

November 1, 2018 British Columbia, Cafe, news, Promotion

Old Xian’s Food: Now Open on Robson Street

Old Xian’s Food finally opened another location in Metro Vancouver. There are other locations in Richmond, Burnaby and Vancouver on Kingsway. Best known for their biang biang noodles that are soooo long and thick that you can’t help but take [...]

October 31, 2018 Chinese, Noodles, Robson Street/West End

Cinara: Carte Blanche Tasting Menu in Vancouver

Cinara is the sister restaurant of Autostrada Osteria and is known for their Italian dishes like pasta. Cinara is closing down by the end of 2018 and will be rebranded as Autostrada. When talking to the staff, they assured us that [...]

October 29, 2018 European, Gastown, Italian

Kokoro Tokyo Mazesoba: Japanese Noodles in Downtown Vancouver

Kokoro Tokyo Mazesoba opened up in Downtown Vancouver right under BCIT Downtown Campus on Seymour Street. Japanese Chef Takuma Ishikawa created KOKORO mazesoba in Tokyo Japan in 2013 and soon expanded quickly around Japan. Ever since they opened in Vancouver, its [...]

October 28, 2018 Downtown, Japanese, Noodles

Ay! Picante: Mexican restaurant in New Westminster

As a relatively new resident of New Westminster, finding places to eat has been a great way to explore the neighbourhood. Ay! Picante is a Mexican restaurant that has been open in the Sapperton area for about 2 months, and [...]

October 27, 2018 Mexican, New Westminster

Starbucks Canada: Witch’s Brew Frappuccino Review

While Starbucks customers have been busy sipping on their PSLs, Starbucks has been secretly mixing up a special potion to help get them in the Halloween spirit. Starting today, customers at Starbucks Canada can taste the perfect blend of “toad’s [...]

October 25, 2018 British Columbia, Cafe

EAT! Vancouver 2018 Events are starting November 5th

The 16th annual EAT! Vancouver Food + Cooking Festival is back for another year and we’re counting down with just two weeks to go. Events will run throughout the city between November 5 and 10. Attracting top culinary talent from [...]

October 23, 2018 British Columbia, Event, Promotion

Hui Lau Shan: Now Open in Downtown Vancouver

It was late at night and my friends and I stumbled upon Hui Lau Shan open on Denman Street close to Robson Street. I have been anticipating their opening for a while as the first location in Kerrisdale is a [...]

October 22, 2018 Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Downtown

Taste of Yaletown 2018 Preview: The Greek by Anatoli

Taste of Yaletown is back for their 14th year, where you have the opportunity to select special tasting menus from participating restaurants, each at $25, $35, or $45 price points.  This starts October 18 to the 28th and you can celebrate [...]

October 19, 2018 Event, Greek, Yaletown

Taste of Yaletown 2018 Preview: House Special

Taste of Yaletown is back for their 14th year, where you have the opportunity to select special tasting menus from participating restaurants, each at $25, $35, or $45 price points.  This starts October 18 to the 28th and you can savour [...]

October 18, 2018 Event, Vietnamese, Yaletown

A day at Rowena’s Inn inside the Sandpiper Resort

Sandpiper Resort is home to their Sandpiper golf course, Rowena’s Inn on the River and the Clubhouse Restaurant. It’s a great place to get away from the city and disconnect. There are views of Harrison River and the mountains surrounding [...]

October 16, 2018 Harrison Mills, travel

Oh Henry’s 4:25 Bar: Review

Oh Henry! launched their 4:25 bar earlier this Summer but it was a bit hard to find on grocery store shelves. As the government of Canada is legalizing cannabis on October 17, 2018, it makes sense that the 4:25 Bar [...]

October 15, 2018 product

Sweetery Café + Dessert: Brunch on the Weekends

The Sweetery Café + Dessert is located in Vancouver near the Cambie and Olympic Village area on W 2nd Avenue. They have been around serving up delicious breakfasts and lunches in the neighbourhood for some time now. A favourite local [...]

October 14, 2018 Brunch, Mount Pleasant/Main Street