Shyun Sushi Bar in Port Coquitlam

Location: 2063 Lougheed Hwy, Port Coquitlam, BC V3B 7H3 Phone: (604) 944-4411 Hours:  Lunch (Tues – Fri) 11:30AM – 2PM Dinner (Tues – Sat)  5PM – Closing Website: Hints:  Authentic Japanese Food Fresh/Seasonal ingredients (aka. Katsu Sushi Bar) Shabby looking outdoor, but decorated interior Happy Hours 5:00 – 6:15 Off menu items are available Shyun has been located on […]


Location: 8580 Alexandra Rd, Richmond, BC V6X 4B3 Phone: (604) 284-5596 Hours:  Lunch (7 days a week) 12PM – 2:30PM Dinner (Sun – Thurs)  5PM – 10PM Dinner (Fri – Sat) 5PM – 11PM Hints:  Authentic Family style Korean food Restaurant/Parking on rooftop (not a lot of parking spaces) Serves alcohol I had totally forgotten about this post because […]

Alleluia Cafe 歡欣餐廳

Location: 8131 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, BC V6X 1A7 (Golden Village) Phone: (604) 271-8266 | Hours: Mon – Sun (9am – 2am) Hints:  Lineups!!!! (Especially, during prime dining time) Get your name down when you arrive (unsure if they take reservations) HK style cafe with a ton of selections Alleluia cafe has been around before my time as a food blogger. I loved […]

Meat & Bread (Gastown Location)

Location: 370 Cambie Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H7 (Gastown) Phone: (604) 566-9003 | Hours: Mon – Sat (Lunch time) Website: | Twitter | Facebook Hints:  Lineups!!!! (Especially, during prime lunch time) Simple, Fast Sandwich lunch Specials everyday This is my 2nd time at Meat & Bread, but my first at this location. I visited the newer Meat & Bread a few weeks ago at the West […]

SuHang Restaurant 蘇杭人家 – Father’s Day Dinner Edition

Location: #100-8291 Ackroyd Rd, Richmond, BC V6X 3J9 (Across from Price Smart Foods) Phone: (604) 278-7787 Hours: N/A Website: Hints/Tips: “Specialty Chicken/Duck” pre-order Reservations recommended When it comes to Shanghainese restuarants, SuHang is one that is often forgotten maybe because it is hidden inside a strip mall behind Smart Foods in Richmond or that it simply just don’t live up to […]

Kalok Seafood Restaurant 加樂海鮮酒家 – Dim Sum Edition

Location: 1008 – 8300 Capstan Way, Richmond, BC V6X 4B7 (Union Square) Phone: (604) 284-5511 Hours: N/A Hints/Tips: Free WiFi Huge dining area Interesting selection of Dim Sum’s 20% off from 11AM – 3PM on regular Dim Sum 25% off from 9AM – 11AM on regular Dim Sum No Tea Charge My mom decided to give this one a try. And […]

The Coffee Bun – Coquitlam

Location: 1011-1163 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam, BC V3B 8A9 (Henderson Mall) Phone: (778) 285-5656 Hours: Mon – Fri: 10AM – 7PM | Sat – Sun: 11AM – 7PM Website: Hints/Tips: Free Coffee till June.21st.2012. Fresh buns every 30minutes Assorted desserts and drinks Breakfast also available Free WiFi I give credits to my girlfriend for finding this place, as she passes by this […]

Matoi Sushi – revisit

Location: #490-3025 Lougheed Hwy, Coquitlam, BC V3B 6J6 Phone: (604) 464-2778 Hours:  Tue-Sun 11:30 am – 2:30 pm Tue-Thu, Sun 5 pm – 9:30 pm Fri-Sat 5 pm – 10:30 pm Website: Matoi Sushi was one of my very first blog posts on (Check it out here). And it sure has grown since then. I was  very afraid it […]

Suika Revisit – Spot Prawns Edition

Location: 1626 W Broadway, Vancouver, BC Phone: (604) 730-1678 | Hours: Mon-Tue, Thu-Fri 11:30 am – 2 pm | Mon-Thu 5:30 pm – 11:30 pm | Fri-Sat 5:30 pm – 1 am | (Reservations recommended). Website: You heard it right! It’s nearly the end of spot prawns season, which usually starts mid-May and goes all the way to the end of May. […]