Butter Bakery

I had no idea that Butter Bakery had moved to its Dunbar location to Macdonald street. It’s now located on the cute corner of 33rd and Macdonald street. The cappuccino was okay. Not too bitter and overall a standard cappuccino. The cinnamon bun I couldn’t finish because it was a little too sweet for me. … Continue reading Butter Bakery

Coffee Monday at Choco Coo

Coffee Monday at Choco Coo I’ve been seeing a lot of posts on Instagram on Choco coo. Their cakes look so cute and the drinks look cute too so I had to come check them out. Although it is a little far, I was willing to make the trek. From their reviews on Yelp, I … Continue reading Coffee Monday at Choco Coo

Cha Chaan Teng Grubbed at in Hong Kong

When someone thinks of Hong Kong, they usually think of Cha Chaan Teng’s as the epitome of Hong Kong food. Although it might be what the average Hong Kong person eats on a daily basis, these Cha Chaan Teng’s definitely represents Hong Kong people’s attitudes. Efficient, rushed and inattentive service. Cha Chaan Teng is really … Continue reading Cha Chaan Teng Grubbed at in Hong Kong

Coco et Olive

THIS IS NOT A RANT. So. This is the deal. Every time I visit Main street, I was take a peak inside Coco et Olive in hopes that I would find that AMAZING chocolate cake I had there oh so long ago in 2012. It was THE chocolate cake and I would rave to everyone … Continue reading Coco et Olive

Café Joie

Date Visited: July 3 2015 What I ate:   Latte 7.5/10 Not bad – the JJ beans coffee was quite good For a latte it was on the strong side, could have been more milk Most of the points I gave were for the cute drawing on top Strawberry Waffle – strawberries, sliced almonds, pecans, … Continue reading Café Joie

Small Victory

Date Visited: April 23 2015 What I ate: Matcha latte 7/10 Strong matcha flavour, too much milk though Almond Croissant 7.5/10 Not sure if it was double baked croissant or not It was definitely on the harder side Was a bit too sweet for my liking But good amount of almonds on top and almond … Continue reading Small Victory

Chewy Juniors

Date Visited: April 4 2015 What I ate: Green Tea Chewy Junior 6.5/10 This green tea junior definitely lacked green tea flavour It was crunchy on the outside and soft and gooey on the inside The custard on the inside lacked flavour Oreo Chewy Junior 7/10 The Oreo flavoured Chewy Junior was okay It wasn’t … Continue reading Chewy Juniors


Date Visited: March 20 2015 Address: 1059 Alberni St Vancouver, BC V6Z2V6 Website: http://www.thierrychocolates.com/ Type of Restaurant: Dessert, bakery, coffee Price Range: $ Recommended: Salted Caramel Macaron Overall: (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. … Continue reading Thierry

Manzano European Bakery

Date Visited: March 20 2015 Address: 4820 Kingsway Burnaby, BC V5H4J2 Type of Restaurant: Bakery, Sandwiches/subs, soup Price Range: $$ Overall: (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 … Continue reading Manzano European Bakery

Uppercase at UBC New Sub

Date Visited: June 3 2015 What I ate: (all photo creds go to unepetitfoodie) Marbelicious Cookie 6.5/10 Not too sweet but wasn’t served warm But it’s not the same as blue chip cookie The cocoa powder didn’t taste as good and the chocolate flavour was not prominent enough Jalapeno Cheddar Italian Cheese bagelwich – smoked … Continue reading Uppercase at UBC New Sub