Glowbal Grill – Happy Hour!

https://www.instagram.com/p/BHngiwtDiRi/ Glowbal – the “newest” addition to the Glowbal Collection. It’s situated in the Telus building on Georgia and it’s quiet nice. The location, although on a busy street, did not sound loud or super busy. It had a nice atmosphere and the service was prompt and friendly. We came for happy hour because happy… Continue reading Glowbal Grill – Happy Hour!

Gyu Kaku

Date Visited: May 28 2015 What I ate: To be honest, I forgot which cuts of meat I got but after a while they all tasted similar. I know that they were mostly beef cuts. They were all pretty tender and flavourful. – 7/10 Tuna 6.5/10 There was a bit too much rice for my… Continue reading Gyu Kaku

Joe Fortes

Date Visited: May 8 2015 What I ate: Buck a Shuck Oyster (served icy cold on the half shell with classic cocktail sauce) 8/10 No sand, no shell, no extra salty water It was fresh and plump I like their oysters – cheap (during happy hour) and good quality Jumbo Tiger Prawn Cocktail (fresh horseradish,… Continue reading Joe Fortes

Taboo – Happy hour

Date Visited: April 24 2015 What I ate: Complimentary bread Was nice and crunchy I thought the vinegar was unnecessary, the sauce would have been enough Kimchi and bacon aranchini balls 7/10 Not enough kimchi The aranchini balls were well made though Nice and crispy outside Soft and cheesy inside but just not enough kimchi… Continue reading Taboo – Happy hour

Hapa Izakaya

Date Visited: January 2 2015 Address: 1193 Hamilton Street  Vancouver, BC V6B5P6 Website: http://www.hapaizakaya.com/ Type of Restaurant: Japanese, Tapas, Fusion Price Range: $$ Recommended: Negitoro Overall: 6/10 (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… Continue reading Hapa Izakaya

Black and Blue – The Roof

Date Visited: November 25 2015 Address: 1032 Alberni Street Vancouver, BC V6E1A3 Website: http://www.glowbalgroup.com/blackblue/ Type of Restaurant: Steakhouse, seafood, cocktail hour, happy hour Price Range: $$$$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – Not too stuffy, the setting was comfortable and relaxed, the service was friendly and attentive Overall: 7/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5:… Continue reading Black and Blue – The Roof

Coast

Date Visited: November 19 2014 Address: 1054 Alberni Street Vancouver, BC, V6E 1A3 Website: http://www.glowbalgroup.com/coast/ Type of Restaurant: Seafood, International, Wine Bar, Sushi Price Range: $$$$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4.5/5 – comfortable, clean, warm, classy, chic Recommended: The Lobster Poutine Overall: 8/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier… Continue reading Coast