Korean Drinking Snacks at Hongdae Pocha

I saw the Hongdae Pocha advertisement on Instagram which was 50% off food from Sundays – Thursdays so I had to give it a try since it was such a good deal. Hongdae Pocha is associated with Sura which is just up the street from it. When we walked in there were quiet a few … Continue reading Korean Drinking Snacks at Hongdae Pocha

Desserts Sweetened in Hong Kong Part 3

Welcome to part 3 of Desserts Sweetened in Hong Kong! This is the final leg of the Hong Kong food exploration and obviously the sweetest. https://www.instagram.com/p/63XCQSLRbK/?taken-by=iamjust.steph Looking for another egg waffle fusion place, here’s Oddies. They’ve been hyped up on all sorts of social media. But are they worth the hype? Personally, I feel like … Continue reading Desserts Sweetened in Hong Kong Part 3

Coffee Drank in Hong Kong Part 2

 Here we continue on our caffeinated journey. A newer kid on the block or should I say Kennedy Town district is – Lex Coffee. I passed by this coffee shop a lot when going grocery shopping and finally I decided to go one day. I definitely picked the wrong day. There were so many people … Continue reading Coffee Drank in Hong Kong Part 2

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


Date Visited: May 3 2015 What I ate: Kumquat Lemon Juice with no ice and 30% sugar 5/10 This was super SUPER sweet even though I asked for 30% sugar I think the sourness added extra kick to it Very disappointed with this drink Address: 1274 Robson St Vancouver, BC V6E1C2 Website: http://chatime.com/#home Type of … Continue reading Chatime


Date Visited: June 9 2015 What I ate: Potted Milk Tea 7.5/10 Not too sweet Good amount of tea flavour that’s was surprisingly fragrant I liked the addition of the oreo cookies on top, not only because its cute but also because the drink becomes like a chocolate milk tea with crunchy bits to it … Continue reading Che-licious

Chatime Sampling Event by ChineseBites

Disclosure: I was invited by ChineseBites to sample Chatime’s drinks but my opinions have not been influenced by ChineseBites or the restaurant and are my own. Chatime – Good Tea Good Time – is the number 1 bubble tea brand in the world with over 1200 locations, so I had to come in and try their bubble … Continue reading Chatime Sampling Event by ChineseBites

Chatime Canada

Chatime Date Visited: April 14 2015 Address: 1274 Robson St Vancouver, BC V6E1C2 Website: http://www.ichatime.com/ Type of Restaurant: drinks, bubble tea, Taiwanese, smoothies Price Range: $ Background: Buy one get one free from April 11-17 2015 and upsize the week after promotion Overall: 6.5/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a … Continue reading Chatime Canada

Juice King

Date Visited: February 9 2015 Address: Yaohan Centre 3700 #3 Road Richmond, BC V6X Type of Restaurant: Smoothies, dessert, bubble tea Price Range: $ 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 … Continue reading Juice King