Hamburg – Japanese take on the Hamburger

This recipe makes 4 patties Ingredients: 2 Tablespoons of Butter 1/2 Medium Onion (peeled and finely chopped) 1 clove of garlic 1/2 cup panic crumbs 1/2 cup of milk 16 ounces of beef 1/2 teaspoon of salt 1 teaspoon soy sauce 1 egg 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1/4 cup sake/alcohol 1/4 cup Worcester sauce (can use okonomoyaki sauce to substitute) 1/2 cup ketchup cup ketchup … Continue reading Hamburg – Japanese take on the Hamburger

Saint Germain Bakery

Date Visited: January 26 2015 Address: 650 W 41st Ave (Oakridge Centre) Vancouver, BC Website: http://www.saintgermainbakery.com/ Type of Restaurant: Chinese, bakery, cakes, cookies, bread Price Range: $$ Overall: 5.75/10 (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!) … Continue reading Saint Germain Bakery

Café Cesura

Date Visited: March 15 2015 Address: 1015 108th Ave NE Bellevue, WA 98004 Website: http://www.cafecesura.com/ Type of Restaurant: Coffee, Breakfast, Brunch, Bakery, Sandwiches/subs, dessert Price Range: $$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 5/5 – staff was very informative, design was very warehouse style with cool lights Recommended: Matcha latte Overall: 7.5/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable, … Continue reading Café Cesura

Homer St. Café and bar

Date Visited: January 10 2015 Address: 898 Homer Street Website: homerstreetcafebar.com Type of Restaurant: Chicken, pacific northwest, coffee, rotisserie Price Range: $$$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – service was quick and attentive, design was old school and rustic (somewhat French) 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 … Continue reading Homer St. Café and bar

UBC Food Soc Event – Dessert Tasting

Date Visited: January 19 2015 Terra Breads – 4 locations Kitsilano – 2380 W 4th Ave Website: http://www.terrabreads.com/ Type of Restaurant: Bakery, Soup, Sandwiches/Subs, Coffee, Tea Price Range: $ (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!) … Continue reading UBC Food Soc Event – Dessert Tasting

Valley Bakery

Date Visited: December 13 2014 Address: 4058 Hastings St  Burnaby, BC Website: http://www.valleybakery.com/ Type of Restaurant: Bakery, Dessert, Bread Price Range: $$ Overall: 6.75/10 (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? No What … Continue reading Valley Bakery

The Boss

Date Visited: December 14 2014 Address: Metrotown 4720 Kingsway  Burnaby, BC Type of Restaurant: Chinese Price Range: $$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – service was quick, design – newly renovated so everything still felt new 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. … Continue reading The Boss

Chez Meme Baguette Bistro

Date Visited: December 13 2014 Address: 4016 Hastings St Burnaby, BC Type of Restaurant: French, Breakfast, Bistro, Bread, Pastries Price Range: $$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – service was really good, design was old school (not many tables) 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 … Continue reading Chez Meme Baguette Bistro

Anton’s Pasta Bar

Date Visited: November 11 2014 Address: 4260 East Hastings Burnaby, BC V5C2J6 Website: http://www.antonspastabar.com/ Type of Restaurant: Italian, Pasta, Wine Bar Price Range: $$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – comfortable 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 morsel of … Continue reading Anton’s Pasta Bar