Cafe de L’Orangerie

It was my very first time being at Cafe de L’Orangerie despite that this has been on my wish list for awhile. The cafe is not your normal cafe with coffee and donuts, but this is a Japanese style cafe with a twist. It specializes in pasta, curry, hamburger steak, cutlets and desserts. And of […]

Exciting News & Updates!!

My first Zomato review after they have acquired Urbanspoon! It’s been awhile since I’ve been on here. It almost felt strange coming back. But it’s good to be back after a long break!! There’s lots of exciting news to share but first and utmost I’d like to introduce my then girlfriend but now my fiancée to […]

The “very popular” Cafe Joie

Location: #110-6125 Sussex Ave Burnaby, BC V5H 4G1 (Outside Metropolis) Phone: (604) 559-6125 Website: http://cafejoie.com/ Hints:  Street parking (a few free parking on the side streets) Study / hangout place Patio available in the Summer time Variety of goods and sweets Blogging has been on the back burner for me these days. Maybe it’s the Christmas season where I […]

Basho Cafe

Location: 2007 E Hastings St Vancouver, BC V5L 1V2 Phone: (604) 428-6276 | Web: http://bashocafe.com/ Hours:  Wednesday to Friday 9 am – 5 pmSaturday and Sunday 9 am – 4 pmClosed on Monday and Tuesday Hints/Remarks: Japanese Cafe Family run Homemade sweets   A few weeks ago (yes, it was Easter weekend), my girlfriend and I visited one of the most […]

Brunch @ Catch 122 Cafe Bistro

Location: 122 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC Phone: (604) 731-3474 Hours:  Mon-Thu 8 am – 9 pm Fri 8 am – 10:30 pm Sat 9 am – 10:30 pm Sun 9 am – 5 pm Hints:  Street Parking Get in early for brunch, less wait time Brunch almost all day on weekends and holidays (9-4) Most brunch items are […]

L’Opera Patisserie

Location: 153-5951 Minoru Blvd, Richmond, BC V6X 4B1 Phone: (604) 270-2919 Hours: Wed – Sun: 9AM – 6:00PM, Closed Mon – Tues Hints:  Afternoon/High Tea available (Wed-Sun 12PM – 6PM) Pastries, Macarons, Desserts Organic Teas   L’Opera is a hidden Patisserie on the streets of Minoru in Richmond. I visited them about 2 months ago, but totally forgot to write […]

Cafe Medina

Location: 556 Beatty St, Vancouver, BC V6B 2N7 (Gastown) Phone: 604-879-3114 Hours:  Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m Breakfast served from 9:00 a.m – Noon Lunch is served from Noon – 3:00pm Weekends 9:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m   Brunch served from 9 a.m to 3 p.m Web: http://www.medinacafe.com/ Hints: No reservations taken Known for brunch and waffles Prepare to wait Street Parking Medina by day and Chambar […]

The NEW Mackenzie Café

Location: 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC V5A 4Y6 (Inside East Concourse of AQ) Phone: (778) 782-4481 Hours: Mon-Fri 7:00AM – 8:00PM Hints: Newly renovated / All new menu Healthy choices All Day Breakfast Multicultural cafe SFU roll @ Sushi Bar I had the opportunity to take a tour of the newly renovated Mackenzie cafe a few weeks ago with @DixonTam, @Foodology, […]

Zephyr Tea House Cafe + Tri-Pot revisit

Zephyr Tea House Location: #100-7911 Alderbridge Way, Richmond, BC Phone: (604) 270-2588 | Hours: Mone, Wed – Thurs, Sun: 11AM – 12AM | Fri-Sat: 11AM – 1AM Tri-Pot Location: #100-7911 Alderbridge Way, Richmond, BC Phone: (604) 270-8825 | Hours: Mon – Thur 4PM – 12AM / Fri – Sun 4PM – 1AM / Tues Closed Website: http://www.tri-pot.com Hints: Great for large groups Sofa seatings […]

The Red Wagon

Location: 2296 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC Phone: (604) 568-4565 Hours:  Monday 8am to 6pm Tuesday to Friday 8am to 9pm Saturday [Brunch] 9am to 4pm Saturday [Dinner] 4pm to 9pm Sunday [Brunch] 9am to 4pm Website: http://www.redwagoncafe.com/ Hints:  Pulled Pork Pancakes Line ups!!! Special of the Day The Red Wagon was first recommended to me by one of […]