The “very popular” Cafe Joie

Location: #110-6125 Sussex Ave Burnaby, BC V5H 4G1 (Outside Metropolis) Phone: (604) 559-6125 Website: 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: 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 […]

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 […]

Sweet Obsession Cakes & Pastries

Location: 2611 W 16th Ave, Vancouver, BC V6K 3X5 Phone: (604) 739-0555 | Hours:  Mon-Thu, Sun 8 am – 10 pm Fri-Sat 8 am – 11 pm Website: Hints:  Small cafe Variety of pastries and cakes Very little parking, some in the front or else the side streets offer free parking too Packed on a Saturday evening My girlfriend […]

Chez Cora’s in Coquitlam

Location: 3025 Lougheed Highway, Coquitlam, V3B 6S2 Phone: (778)285-8577 | Hours: Mon – Sat 6:00AM – 4:00PM, Sun 7:00AM – 4:00PM Website: It’s finally arrived! BC Vancouver’s first Cora restaurant is here! This Canadian breakfast chain was first introduced to me back East when I was in Ottawa. From the time you walk in, you feel like […]

Yavis Club

HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY! Location: 1231 – 8338 Capstan Way, Richmond, BC (Union Square Mall) Phone: (604) 247-0499 [Telephone Reservations NOT accepted.] Website: It’s been awhile since I have visited this dessert place. I first heard of this dessert place in recommendation of my friend Wai, which used to work there. This place is one […]

True Confections

Location: 866 Denman Street, Vancouver Phone: (604) 682-1292 Website: A weeks ago I went all the way to downtown for dessert cause it was @itsMichelleNgai‘s birthday, along with the gang. It was a perfect time going to a cake shop, since the birthday girl got to have a birthday cake anyway. It was my […]

Aoyama Cafe – Dinner Edition

I’m out in Richmond once again with my girlfriend. This time we are visiting a Japanese cafe inside Aberdeen Centre called “Aoyama Cafe“. Half of the restaurant is actually a coffee shop and the other half is more like a restaurant. The restaurant is located on the first level of Aberdeen Centre, beside the customer […]