Tender beef noodles at Newton Beef Noodle

I came to Newton Beef Noodles looking for some quality beef noodles. It’s really close to the Richmond Brighouse sky train station which is very convenient. I ordered the half tendon half meat noodles and they were not half bad. The noodles were cooked well (I always prefer thick noodles). The broth was nicely flavoured and rich. The beef itself was tender and the tendon … Continue reading Tender beef noodles at Newton Beef Noodle

Wednesday Foodie Getaway: G8 Taiwanese Restaurant

G8 Taiwanese restaurant the new kid on the block on Oak street, is a welcome addition to the neighbourhood. I came here specially for their fried chicken nuggets. There menu is mostly meat so vegetarians beware. Also I found that the menu can be a bit lacking in balance of dishes. I ordered the G8 noodles half tendon half meat, fried chicken nuggets, fried squid … Continue reading Wednesday Foodie Getaway: G8 Taiwanese Restaurant

Din Tai Feng

Date Visited: March 14 2015 Address: 700 Bellevue Way NE Ste 280 Bellevue, WA 98004 Website: http://www.dintaifungusa.com/ Type of Restaurant: Chinese, dimsum, noodles, rice Price Range: $$ Background: This place has been hyped up by the internet and by friends so much that I had to come and try it. My first attempt to come was last year and it was a failure which resulted in … Continue reading Din Tai Feng

Facing East Taiwanese Restaurant

Date Visited: March 15 2015 Address: 1075 Bellevue Way NE Ste B2 Bellevue, WA 98004 Website: http://litadesign.wix.com/facingeastrestaurant Type of Restaurant: Taiwanese, Chinese Price Range: $ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4.5/ – service was really fast and accommodating, the design was better and more sanitary than the typical Chinese restaurant Recommended: Bubble tea, Taiwanese pork burger Overall: 8/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay … Continue reading Facing East Taiwanese Restaurant

Beefy Beef Noodle House

Date Visited: December 19 2014 Address: 4063 Main Street  Vancouver, BC Website: http://www.jynoodle.com/index1.html Type of Restaurant: Noodle shop, Taiwanese, Smoothies, Bubble Tea, Beef Price Range:$$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 3/5 – service was somewhat slow, the tables and menu smelled like bleach, quiet restaurant Overall: 7/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable, 7: okay, 8: good, … Continue reading Beefy Beef Noodle House

Kao’s Family Restaurant台灣高家小館

Date Visited: July 19 2014 Address: 1085 – 8580 Alexandra Road Richmond, BC Type of Restaurant: Taiwanese Price Range: $ Recommended: Overall: 7/10 (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 morsel of this every day!) Will come back? Probably not What … Continue reading Kao’s Family Restaurant台灣高家小館

Memory Corner

Date Visited: July 4 2014 Address: 6900 Number 3 Rd Richmond, BC Website: http://www.memorycorner8.com/ Type of Restaurant: Taiwanese, Bubble tea, Desserts/ Ice Cream Price Range: $ Overall: 7/10 (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 morsel of this every day!) Will come … Continue reading Memory Corner