Glowbal Grill – Happy Hour!

Glowbal – the “newest” addition to the Glowbal Collection. It’s situated in the Telus building on Georgia and it’s quiet nice. The location, although on a busy street, did not sound loud or super busy. It had a nice atmosphere and the service was prompt and friendly. We came for happy hour because happy hourContinue reading “Glowbal Grill – Happy Hour!”

Joe Fortes

Date Visited: May 8 2015 What I ate: Buck a Shuck Oyster (served icy cold on the half shell with classic cocktail sauce) 8/10 No sand, no shell, no extra salty water It was fresh and plump I like their oysters – cheap (during happy hour) and good quality Jumbo Tiger Prawn Cocktail (fresh horseradish,Continue reading “Joe Fortes”

Hapa Izakaya

Date Visited: January 2 2015 Address: 1193 Hamilton Street  Vancouver, BC V6B5P6 Website: http://www.hapaizakaya.com/ Type of Restaurant: Japanese, Tapas, Fusion Price Range: $$ Recommended: Negitoro Overall: 6/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable, 7: okay, 8: good, 9: Wow! Please enlarge my morsel. 10: Perfection. IContinue reading “Hapa Izakaya”

(CLOSED) Good Wolfe Kitchen and Bar

Date Visited: December 11 2014 Address: 1043 Mainland St  Vancouver, BC Website: http://www.goodwolfe.ca/ Type of Restaurant: European, Seafood, Wine bar Price Range: $$$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – service was attentive, design was rustic, country style yet with elements of modernity Overall: 7/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with aContinue reading “(CLOSED) Good Wolfe Kitchen and Bar”

Black and Blue – The Roof

Date Visited: November 25 2015 Address: 1032 Alberni Street Vancouver, BC V6E1A3 Website: http://www.glowbalgroup.com/blackblue/ Type of Restaurant: Steakhouse, seafood, cocktail hour, happy hour Price Range: $$$$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – Not too stuffy, the setting was comfortable and relaxed, the service was friendly and attentive Overall: 7/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5:Continue reading “Black and Blue – The Roof”

Coast

Date Visited: November 19 2014 Address: 1054 Alberni Street Vancouver, BC, V6E 1A3 Website: http://www.glowbalgroup.com/coast/ Type of Restaurant: Seafood, International, Wine Bar, Sushi Price Range: $$$$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4.5/5 – comfortable, clean, warm, classy, chic Recommended: The Lobster Poutine Overall: 8/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinierContinue reading “Coast”

Spaghetei

Date Visited: October 5 2014 Address: 1741 Robson St  Vancouver, BC Website: http://spaghetei.com/ Type of Restaurant: Japanese, Italian, Fusion, Dessert Price Range: $$ Recommended: Any of their pastas Overall: 8/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable, 7: okay, 8: good, 9: Wow! Please enlarge my morsel.Continue reading “Spaghetei”

Flying Pig

Date Visited: August 6 2014 Address: 1168 Hamilton St Vancouver, BC Website: http://www.theflyingpigvan.com/ Type of Restaurant: Pacific Northwest, Canadian Price Range: $$$ Ambiance (out of five): 4/5 – very relaxed, friendly server, not too loud during happy hour Overall: 7/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable,Continue reading “Flying Pig”

CLOSED Prohibition Tasting Bar

Date Visited: July 18 2014 Address: 1269 Hamilton St Vancouver, BC  Website: http://www.prohibitionbrewingco.com/ Type of Restaurant: American, Tapas, Bar Price Range: $$ Ambiance (out of five): 4/5 – very relaxed and chill atmosphere Overall: 7.5/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable, 7: okay, 8: good, 9: Wow!Continue reading “CLOSED Prohibition Tasting Bar”