Dragon View Chinese Cuisine

My friend and I were really, and I mean REALLY craving dimsum.  I had really wanted to try Dragon View Restaurant for a long time, so that’s where we ended up. Even though it was not the weekend, there was still quiet a wait for a table. We had a tough time ordering food sinceContinue reading “Dragon View Chinese Cuisine”

Wednesday Foodie Getaway: Western Lake Chinese Seafood Restaurant

Western lake restaurant is known for having HUGE portions for dim sum and so I thought I would show my friend from Hong Kong how we do dim sum here in Vancouver. We started off with the shrimp rice rolls which were not bad. The rice roll itself was well-made, it didn’t break apart rightContinue reading “Wednesday Foodie Getaway: Western Lake Chinese Seafood Restaurant”


Date Visited: July 19 2015 What I ate: Sorry for the lack of pictures. Family dinners are always hard for bloggers to take pictures without feeling awkward in front of 10 other people. Sorry! Rock Cod with Sweet and sour sauce 7/10 The rock cod was very crunchy and crisp The fish itself was notContinue reading “Suhang”

Morning Shanghai Restaurant

Date Visited: May 24 2015 What I ate: It’s been a long time since I’ve had Morning Shanghai Restaurant – they used to be famous for their Sheng Jian Bao Deep Fried Mini Bun 6.5/10 The buns were okay – very filling and heavy Pan Fried Pork Buns 6/10 Wow this was a disappointing –Continue reading “Morning Shanghai Restaurant”

Eat Chicken Wraps

Date Visited: April 3 2015 What I ate: Hoisin Chicken Roll 8/10 Portion was an appropriate size The green onion pancake was quite a nice twist, provided a nice crunch and soaked up the sauces nicely The Hoisin accompanied the roll nicely The chicken was not too try and quite flavourful Address: 800 Howe StreetContinue reading “Eat Chicken Wraps”

Pink Pearl Dim Sum

Date Visited: March 28 2015 What I ate: Steamed Chicken feet in Szechuan sauce 7/10 It was okay, not bad, good amount of meat and flavour Steamed Sweet egg yolk buns 6.5/10 Good amount of liquidiness But not enough egg yolk Steamed pork dumplings 7/10 Good amount of pork Not enough shrimp Flavours are okayContinue reading “Pink Pearl Dim Sum”

Lin Chinese Cuisine – Take out

Date Visited: April 5 2015 What I ate: Tan tan noodle soup with minced meat 6.5/10 Portion was quite large The pork used in sauce was not of the best quality, could have had a stronger peanut flavour Was overly salty and tasted quite watered down Address: 1537 West Broadway, Metro Vancouver Website: http://www.linchinese.ca/ TypeContinue reading “Lin Chinese Cuisine – Take out”

Shandong Family Restaurant

 Date Visited: March 22 2015 Address: 3309 Kingsway Vancouver, BC V5R5K6 Type of Restaurant: Chinese, Noodles, Dumplings, Price Range: $$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 3/5 – service is pretty quick but the place smelled like bleach Recommended: Lamb Noodles Overall: 7/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6:Continue reading “Shandong Family Restaurant”

Chang An

Date Visited: May 30 2015 What I ate: (the view from one side)   (complimentary bread) Pork Belly Sliders 6.5/10 Today’s the day I found out that Chang An food is not my style The burger was definitely on the dry side which is the traditional style but I didn’t really like it The porkContinue reading “Chang An”

BT Café大拇指餐廳

Date Visited: February 28 2015 Address: 920 Kingsway Vancouver, BC V5V3C4 Type of Restaurant: Chinese, international, dessert Price Range: $ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service:  4.5/5 – comfortable, pretty clean, staff was friendly and patient 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 “BT Café大拇指餐廳”