VanVan Izakaya

EWRL Disclaimer: I was invited by ChineseBites to try out the menu at VanVan Izakaya. Opinions are my own. Location: 1333 Robson Street, Vancouver Phone: 604 568 2998 Hours: (Lunch) 11:30AM – 3PM (Dinner) 5:30PM – 12AM (except for Sunday, 10:30PM) Hints:  Street parking Alcohol offerings Japanese Tapas Surprisingly this was the first time I’ve heard of VanVan Izakaya. They are located […]

Kingyo Izakaya 金魚居酒屋

Location: 871 Denman St, Vancouver, BC Phone: (604) 608-1677 Hours: Everyday 11:30am – 3:00pm (Lunch), 5:30pm – 1:00am (Dinner) Hints:  Open late on Fridays and Saturdays No designated parking/Street parking Come early for special lunch box (limited daily) Super friendly service Web: http://www.kingyo-izakaya.ca/ | Facebook   There are quite a bit of Izakaya restaurants in the lower mainland but this have got […]

Itadakimasu Izakaya

Location: 4148 Main St, Vancouver, BC V5V 3P6 Phone: (604) 558-3776 Hours: Closed Mondays Lunch: Tuesday – Sunday 11:30AM – 3:00PM Dinner: Tuesday – Thursday 5:30PM – 11:00PM, Friday – Saturday 5:30PM – 12:00PM, Sunday 5:30PM – 10:00PM Hints: WiFi Available Alcohol specials Street parking If there was a nomination for the hardest pronounced restaurant names in Vancouver, I think […]

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: http://www.suika-snackbar.com/ 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. […]

Gyoza King (餃王)

Location: 1508 Robson St, Vancouver, BC V6G 1C3 Phone: (604) 669-8278 | Hours: N/A Website: http://www.gyokingroup.com/ Hints:  Street parking Izakaya/ Tapas It was our (my girlfriend and I)  two years anniversary this past weekend and  to carry our tradition of having Japanese food to celebrate I had made early reservations at Kingyo! Yes, you’ve heard it right, Kingyo!! So the story […]

Suika

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: http://www.suika-snackbar.com/ Today I’m taking you to Suika, the Top 10 restaurants people are talking about in Vancouver (according to Urbanspoon.com).  I took my girlfriend here on our […]

Zakkushi on Main Revisited (Summer 2011)

Location: 4075 Main Street, Vancouver, BC V5V 3P5 Phone: (604) 874-9455 [Telephone Reservations accepted.] Website: http://www.zakkushi.com It’s been about 4 months since we’ve last been here. The last time was dine-out Vancouver. Zakkushi is a little special place for my girlfriend and I. We like the food and the service here, it’s a very cozy place. That is […]

Nan Chuu Japanese Izakaya

Location: 1160-8391 Alexandra Road, Richmond, BC Phone: (604)276-8391 | Hours: Unknown My girlfriend and I came here a few weeks ago, not knowing what to eat, we decided to try out this Japanese Izakaya on Richmond’s famous “eat street”. We’ve heard of this place from a few friends, so we knew it couldn’t be that bad. […]

Zakkushi on Main (Dine-Out Edition)

Location: 4075 Main Street, Vancouver, BC V5V 3P5 Phone: (604) 874-9455 [Telephone Reservations accepted.] Website: http://www.zakkushi.com In my previous post, I visited Zakkushi on Main for dinner. And this time, I’m back for their Dine-Out menu. My girlfriend and I reserved way in advanced that they called me back confirming my reservation. They are really […]

Zakkushi on Main

Location: 4075 Main Street, Vancouver, BC V5V 3P5 Phone: (604) 874-9455 [Telephone Reservations accepted.] Website: http://www.zakkushi.com And I’m back. Sorry, I haven’t posted all week. Been looking for jobs (since I’m out of school) and been sick as of late, but anyhow I’m back up and running! This is yet another Dine-Out location this year, […]