Wei Dao Cafe

I ventured all the way out of Metrotown to try this somewhat new Taiwanese restaurant. They have quiet an extensive menu filled with many items but unfortunately we were only two people so I couldn’t order everything. I had the popcorn chicken – which was a generous portion. It was nicely salted and the outer […]

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. https://www.instagram.com/p/BEKOYuCrRSW/?taken-by=iamjust.steph 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 […]

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 […]

Maji

Date Visited: May 22 2015 What I ate: Deep Fried Pork Intestines 8/10 My favourite of the dishes we tried Crispy on the outside And chewy and flavourful on the inside Very well washed and prepared I could probably eat like 2 plates of this Taro Chicken 6.5/10 Not a whole lot of chicken or […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]