Poke Time on Robson

Poke time Poke shops have been popping up and around Vancouver for the past month or some. Some far from the city center and some like Poke time in downtown. I was really excited for the Poke burrito and I wasn’t disappointed. There are so many choices that come with the Poke burrito. The type … Continue reading Poke Time on Robson

Tako – Korean Mexican Fusion

Tako A new addition to Vancouver burrito scene – Korean and Mexican fusion. TA for Taco and KO for Korean. I must say, the takos here are on the pricey side compared to other tacos in Vancouver. They averaged around 3.50 while other places would serve it for around 3 or less. I had the … Continue reading Tako – Korean Mexican Fusion

Comfort food at Cafe de l’Orangerie

I was looking for somewhere to have lunch in the Marpole area and after must deliberation of whether we should eat Japanese, Chinese, West coast food and in the end we settled on a fusion of Japanese and Italian at Café de l’orangerie. There were so many things we wanted to order on the menu. … Continue reading Comfort food at Cafe de l’Orangerie

An… interesting experience at The Eatery

The Eatery Oh, the Eatery. What is there to say about this pink and whacky establishment that hasn’t been already been said. To be honest, the food was not all that memorable. I don’t even remember exactly what we had because it all just tasted the same after a while. A summary of the flavours … Continue reading An… interesting experience at The Eatery

Miura

Date Visited: April 30 2015 What I ate: Hoisin – hoisin sausage pork, cilantro, cucumber, pickled radish and carrot, mayo and hot sauce 7/10 It’s been a long time since I’ve been to Miura, my last visit was back in 2012 when they were situated in Davie The Hoisin had a good amount of flavour, … Continue reading Miura

Taboo – Happy hour

Date Visited: April 24 2015 What I ate: Complimentary bread Was nice and crunchy I thought the vinegar was unnecessary, the sauce would have been enough Kimchi and bacon aranchini balls 7/10 Not enough kimchi The aranchini balls were well made though Nice and crispy outside Soft and cheesy inside but just not enough kimchi … Continue reading Taboo – Happy hour

Hawkers Market – Hugo’s Churros, Heritage Canadian bakery, 33 Acres, Ichiyo’s Matcha Bar, Nice Vice, Fliptop, Community Pizzeria

Hawkers Market http://www.hawkersmarket.com/ Free event by Flook Saturday - May 30 2015 à at the Rocky Mountaineer Most of the vendors here don’t have a designated store yet. Hugo’s Churros http://hugoschurros.com/ https://twitter.com/hugoschurros Hugos Churros was definitely the vendor I was most excited for. The pictures on Instagram and twitter looked amazing so I had to … Continue reading Hawkers Market – Hugo’s Churros, Heritage Canadian bakery, 33 Acres, Ichiyo’s Matcha Bar, Nice Vice, Fliptop, Community Pizzeria

Tropika星馬印

Date Visited: February 20 2015 Address: 1128 Robson St  Vancouver, BC V6E1B5 Website: http://www.tropika-canada.com/ Type of Restaurant: Malaysian, Thai Price Range: $$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – service was prompt and the setting has remained the same all these years Overall: 6/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier … Continue reading Tropika星馬印

Bao Down

Date Visited: April 4 2015 Address: 12 Powell St Vancouver, BC V6A1E7 Website: http://baodown.ninja/ Type of Restaurant: sandwiches/subs, fries, Asian, Fusion Price Range: $ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4.5/5 – service was friendly, space was unique and edgy but a bit on the smaller side Overall: 7/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m … Continue reading Bao Down

Dine Out Vancouver 2015 L’Abattoir

Date Visited: January 20 2015 Address: 217 CARRALL ST. GASTOWN VANCOUVER Website: http://www.labattoir.ca/ Type of Restaurant: French, Pacific Northwest, Cocktails Price Range: $$$$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – loud and lively atmosphere, chic yet rustic design, the clearing of tables was quick but entrees took a while to arrive Recommended: Desserts Overall: 7.75/10 (1-4: … Continue reading Dine Out Vancouver 2015 L’Abattoir