Coffee Monday @ Fondway Cafe

Another Monday, another Coffee. Today we ventured off to Fondway Coffee Shop right next to metrotown station. It’s literally right next to the metrotown station so try not to get lost. When we walked in there was only one other group inside, so it was quite empty. But considering it was a Monday, it made… Continue reading Coffee Monday @ Fondway Cafe

Joey’s

Date Visited: What I ate: Yam fries and truffle lemon aioli with grated Grana Padano, truffle lemon aioli 7/10 Nice and crispy The truffle lemon aioli had a very strong truffle flavour which I really enjoyed It was a nice portion and the grated cheese on top added a nice fragrant flavour of cheese Calamari… Continue reading Joey’s

Miura

Date Visited: April 30 2015 What I ate: Hoisin – hoisin sausage pork, cilantro, cucumber, pickled radish and carrot, mayo and hot sauce 7/10 It’s been a long time since I’ve been to Miura, my last visit was back in 2012 when they were situated in Davie The Hoisin had a good amount of flavour,… Continue reading Miura

Viet Sub Vietnamese Cuisine

Date Visited: April 24 2015 What I ate: Special sub (Vietnamese ham/cold cut/meat/meatball) 7/10 Good amount of filling But the bread itself was not the best, wasn’t fluffy enough and a bit hard Was somewhat dry BBQ Sub (beef and Pork and Chicken and Meatball) 6.5/10 The beef was kind of dry Didn’t find it… Continue reading Viet Sub Vietnamese Cuisine

Thunderbird Starbucks at UBC

Date Visited: April 10 2015 What I ate: Ice coffee 7/10 The coffee had some rich flavour But somewhat bitter Bacon egg sandwich 6.5/10 Good amount of bacon but Starbucks eggs have never proven to be good The bread accompanied the filling well But it tasted somewhat dry Address: 6190 Agronomy Road, Metro Vancouver Website:… Continue reading Thunderbird Starbucks at UBC

Hawkers Market – Hugo’s Churros, Heritage Canadian bakery, 33 Acres, Ichiyo’s Matcha Bar, Nice Vice, Fliptop, Community Pizzeria

Hawkers Market http://www.hawkersmarket.com/ Free event by Flook Saturday - May 30 2015 à at the Rocky Mountaineer Most of the vendors here don’t have a designated store yet. Hugo’s Churros http://hugoschurros.com/ https://twitter.com/hugoschurros Hugos Churros was definitely the vendor I was most excited for. The pictures on Instagram and twitter looked amazing so I had to… Continue reading Hawkers Market – Hugo’s Churros, Heritage Canadian bakery, 33 Acres, Ichiyo’s Matcha Bar, Nice Vice, Fliptop, Community Pizzeria

The Boulevard

Date Visited: February 26 2015 Address: 5970 University Blvd. Vancouver, BC V6T1Z4 Website: http://www.theboulevard.ca/ Type of Restaurant: coffee, sandwiches Price Range: $ Overall: 7.5/10 (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… Continue reading The Boulevard

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,… Continue reading Café Cesura

Giovane

Date Visited: January 1 2015 Address: 1038 Canada Pl  Vancouver, BC V6C2G8 Website: http://giovanecafe.com/ Type of Restaurant: Bakery, sandwich, delicatessen, Italian Price Range: $$ Recommended: Sugar Buns 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 morsel. 10:… Continue reading Giovane

Thomas Haas – Hot Chocolate Festival

Date Visited: February 4 2015 Address: 2539 W Broadway Vancouver, BC V6K2E9 Website: https://www.thomashaas.com/ Type of Restaurant: dessert, chocolate, bakery, chocolate Price Range: $$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 5/5 – service was friendly and extremely accommodating, design was chic and I will probably never get sick of the design Recommended: scones, desserts Overall: 8/10 (1-4:… Continue reading Thomas Haas – Hot Chocolate Festival