James Snacks 占士叻煲仔飯

Location: 1160 – 4540 No. 3 Road, Richmond, BC (Inside Empire Centre Food Court) Phone: (604) 716-1328 | Hours: N/A First of all, I don’t be misguided by the name of this place inside Empire Centre food court. In fact, they don’t sell snacks here. Just like how “Wo Fung Dessert” in Aberdeen Mall food court does not sell desserts. I don’t understand […]

Pike Place Chowder (Pacific Place)

Location: 600 Pine St, Seattle, WA 98101 (inside Pacific Place, 5th floor) Phone: (206) 838-5680 | Hours: 11:00am to Pacific Place Close Website: http://www.pikeplacechowder.com/ | Menu Where is the best place for Clam chowder? Hands down, this is probably the most famous place for Chowders in downtown Seattle. The main location is located down by the market, but we visited its branch at Pacific Place.

Tamarind Hill Malaysian Cuisine (New West)

Location: 628 6th Ave, New Westminster, BC Phone: (604) 526-3000 | Hours: Lunch: 11:30AM – 3:00PM, Dinner: 5:00PM – 9:30PM, 7 Days a week Website: http://tamarindhill.ca/ Today, my girlfriend and I set foot into New Westminster discovering what’s next to us in Coquitlam. Tamarind Hill is on the corner of 6th Avenue and 7th Street. It’s right across from the Shoppers at Royal […]

Laziza Modern Mediterranean

Location: 1175 Davie St, Vancouver, BC Phone: (604) 568-9777 | Hours: Sun – Thurs: 5PM – 11PM, Fri – Sat: 5PM – 1AM Website: www.laziza.ca We found this restaurant on Davie with a deal from Travelzoo.com. It was a 2 for 1 deal with a 3-course menu. I don’t know much about mediterranean food. So, I couldn’t be quick to judge. But […]

Red Star Seafood Restaurant (Richmond) 鴻星海鮮酒家 – Dim Sum Edition

Location: #2200 – 8181 Cambie Road, Richmond, BC Phone: (604) 270-3003 | Hours: N/A Website: Twitter Page Red Star Seafood Restaurant is classified as one of those high-end Chinese restaurants in Vancouver. It’s even a little pricier than Kirin. However, I don’t think this restaurant deserves being in the “high-end” class, mainly because its service is so-so and the staff are a […]

Reopening of the AliShan

Location: 4500 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC Phone: (604) 436-9026 | Hours: N/A Website: FaceBook Page After being closed for awhile, Alishan finally opened its new location (still in the same mall, still the same outside entrance) on the side of Willingdon Ave. My girlfriend and I revisited this place a few weeks after its re-opening. And was it ever better than […]

Jackalope Bistro – Brunch Edition

Location: 760 Yates St, Victoria, BC (Odeon Alley/Millie’s Lane) Phone: (778) 430-5673 | Hours: (Mon-Fri 9am to 8pm, Saturday 10am-8pm, and Sunday 10am-2pm – or later!) Website: http://www.jackalope.ca/ This small restaurant is hidden away in Odeon Alley next to the theatre. I drove pass 2 or 3 times before I could find this place. I don’t know long they will stand because […]

Red Fish, Blue Fish

Location: 1006 Wharf St, Victoria, BC Phone: (250) 298-6877 | Hours: 11:30AM – 7:00PM 7 Days a week Website: http://www.redfish-bluefish.com/ How can I leave Victoria without visiting a food cart?! This is the infamous food cart right on the waters. And at 3PM, there is still a long line up at Red Rish, Blue Fish! This infamous food cart is known for […]