Red Wagon

It's been a long time since I've been to Red Wagon - say 2011 - and I don't really remember the pulled pork pancakes I had - so I had to get them again Walking in, you get the old school feel - but in a bad way. It felt dirty, it smelled like bleach.… Continue reading Red Wagon

Joey’s

Date Visited: What I ate: Yam fries and truffle lemon aioli with grated Grana Padano, truffle lemon aioli 7/10 Nice and crispy The truffle lemon aioli had a very strong truffle flavour which I really enjoyed It was a nice portion and the grated cheese on top added a nice fragrant flavour of cheese Calamari… Continue reading Joey’s

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

Viet Sub Vietnamese Cuisine

Date Visited: April 24 2015 What I ate: Special sub (Vietnamese ham/cold cut/meat/meatball) 7/10 Good amount of filling But the bread itself was not the best, wasn’t fluffy enough and a bit hard Was somewhat dry BBQ Sub (beef and Pork and Chicken and Meatball) 6.5/10 The beef was kind of dry Didn’t find it… Continue reading Viet Sub Vietnamese Cuisine

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

Delly – Closed

Date Visited: March 12 2015 Address: 6138 Student Union Blvd  Vancouver, BC V6T1Z7 Type of Restaurant: Sandwiches/subs, baked goods Price Range: $ Background: I have deep connection with this place. I remember first year when I’d come here on Fridays during their half price time and get as many goods as I could eat and… Continue reading Delly – Closed

Duke’s on Broadway in The Corner Store at UBC

Date Visited: March 17 2015 Address: 736 W Broadway Vancouver, BC V5Z1G8 Website: http://www.dukesonbroadway.ca/new/ Type of Restaurant: Sandwiches, breakfast Price Range: $ Overall: 6.5/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable, 7: okay, 8: good, 9: Wow! Please enlarge my morsel. 10: Perfection. I could eat a… Continue reading Duke’s on Broadway in The Corner Store at UBC

Banh Mi Saigon

Date Visited: May 2 2015 – the last day of the grand opening special of 20% off food! What I ate: Cold Cut 8/10 This was my favourite out of all of them Good amount of flavour from the fat from the cold cuts – the fat melted in my mouth which added umaminess Good… Continue reading Banh Mi Saigon

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

Nordstrom Grill

Date Visited: March 14 2015 Address: Bellevue Square 100 Bellevue Way SE Bellevue, WA 98004 Website: http://restaurants.nordstrom.com/ Type of Restaurant: American, burgers, fish and chips Price Range: $$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 3/5 – service was somewhat slow but really nice, the design was very American old style feel but unfortunately felt very dirty Recommended:… Continue reading Nordstrom Grill