Poke time Poke shops have been popping up and around Vancouver for the past month or some. Some far from the city center and some like Poke time in downtown. I was really excited for the Poke burrito and I wasn’t disappointed. There are so many choices that come with the Poke burrito. The type… Continue reading Poke Time on Robson
The Eatery Oh, the Eatery. What is there to say about this pink and whacky establishment that hasn’t been already been said. To be honest, the food was not all that memorable. I don’t even remember exactly what we had because it all just tasted the same after a while. A summary of the flavours… Continue reading An… interesting experience at The Eatery
I came to Green Leaf Sushi for their pressed sushi and also because of all the Instagram posts. We started with the octopus (tako) appetizer. When it came to the table we found it to be fairly small compared to other places. The flavours tasted pretty fresh but could have done with a little more… Continue reading Green Leaf Sushi – or oily sushi?
In terms of Korean and Japanese food, Hong Kong does have a lot to offer but whether or not it’s authentic is another story. Most of these Korean and Japanese restaurants are opened and run by Hong Kong people. But what is authentic is up to you to interpret. For Japanese food, I mostly just… Continue reading The Korean and Japanese restaurants in Hong Kong. Authentic? or not?
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
Date Visited: March 1 2015 Address: 1333 Robson St Vancouver, BC V6E1C6 Website: https://www.facebook.com/robson.sakaba.vanvan Type of Restaurant: Japanese, Asian, sushi Price Range: $ Was hoping to go there for the takoyaki but they unfortunately were out. Overall: 6/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable, 7: okay,… Continue reading VanVan
Date Visited: February 18 2015 Address: 8273 Granville Street Vancouver, BC V6P Type of Restaurant: Japanese, Sushi, Fusion, Korean 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… Continue reading Sushi Wow
Date Visited: March 25 2015 Address: 103-5701 Granville St Vancouver, BC V6M4J7 Type of Restaurant: Café, Japanese, Desserts, Sandwiches Price Range: $ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – other than the weird smell coming from the restaurant the décor was really cute, the space is kind of on the smaller size only 4 tables of… Continue reading Hikari Cafe
Date Visited: December 23 2014 Address: 871 Denman St Vancouver, BC Website: http://www.kingyo-izakaya.ca/ Type of Restaurant: Japanese, tapas, sushi, izakaya, bar Price Range: $$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4.5/5 – Ambiance was great and design is unique. Service was friendly. Overall: 7/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel),… Continue reading Kingyo
Date Visited: November 29 2014 Address: 8273 Granville St Vancouver BC Type of Restaurant: Japanese, Sushi, Fusion Price Range: $ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – service was prompt, very small space (not recommended for large groups) Overall: 7/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable, 7:… Continue reading Sushi WOW