Kinome Izakaya

It’s hard to find Japanese restaurants actually run by Japanese people in Vancouver. So when I do know of one, I have to visit it. Kinome Izakaya specializes in soba noodles. The ones served at Kinome are handmade and hard to find in Vancouver. Everything I had at Kinome was well made but nothing was … Continue reading Kinome Izakaya


Applause Japanese Restaurant

Date Visited: October 4 2014 Address: 8269 Oak St Vancouver, BC Website: Type of Restaurant: Japanese, Sushi, Bento Box Price Range: $ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – Service was kind of slow, the restaurant is small but quaint Recommended: Bento Box, Combos Overall: 7/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay … Continue reading Applause Japanese Restaurant

Sushi Hoon

Date Visited: August 27 2014 Address: 7974 Granville St  Vancouver, BC Type of Restaurant: Japanese, Fusion Price Range: $$ Ambiance (out of five): 4/5 The Korean owners are very friendly and the décor is not overwhelming or on the other side of the spectrum dirty. The only problem I had was the amount of fruit … Continue reading Sushi Hoon