Char 631 – A Modern Steakhouse

#EWRL Disclaimer: I was invited by Della Casa Restaurant Group for a tasting dinner at one of their newest establishments, Char 631! Opinions are my own. Char 631 is one of the newest restaurants owned by Della Casa Restaurant Groups, located on 631 Lougheed Hwy right next to the Ramada Hotel. I don’t drive by that way very much, hence, […]

White Spot (Coquitlam) – Lunch Edition

Location: #500 – 3025 Lougheed Hwy, Port Coquitlam, BC V3B 6S2 Phone: (604) 942-9224 Hours: http://www.whitespot.ca/ Hints: Prepare to wait in line WiFi Available Family friendly I’ve been ranting about White Spot a couple of weeks before my girlfriend finally gives in and decided to come here with me. It was the long weekend and this place was crowded even […]

New Fatburger in Coquitlam!

Location: 114-1090 Lougheed Hwy, Coquitlam, BC V3K 6G9 (Beside IKEA) Phone: 604-553-3040 Hours: Mon- Sun: 10:30am -9pm , Fri and Sat: 10:30am -10pm Hints: Hard to get into if travelling Westbound on Lougheed Hwy Serving burger since 1952 Semi-fast food Website: http://fatburgercanada.com/ The famous Fatburger has arrived in Coquitlam right off Lougheed Highway. My girlfriend and I visited the place […]

Red Robin (Coquitlam Location)

Location: 3000 Lougheed Hwy, Coquitlam, BC V3B 1C5 (Beside Superstore) Phone: (604) 941-8650| Hours: Sun-Thu: 11a-10p, Fri-Sat: 11a-11p Website: http://www.canadarobin.com/home/locate.aspx?id=279&dist=0 Hints:  Huge parking lot They make fun of you by singing their version of the Birthday song! $$ Unlimited Steak Fries refill Reservations accepted There must be something about Red Robin or maybe just this location. But no food bloggers have posted a […]

Dinakis Mediterranean Grill

Location: 101 – 2020 Oxford Connector, Port Coquitlam, BC V3C 0A4 (Oxford Connector strip mall) Phone: (604) 472-3333 | Hours: Tues – Thurs: 11AM – 10PM; Fri: 11AM – 11PM, Sat: 4PM – 11PM, Sun: 4PM – 10PM Website: http://www.dinakis.com There are times, as a food blogger, that you just don’t know where to dine. Especially on a Friday night, when all work […]

Red Robin Oktoberfest Burger

Location: 3000 Lougheed Hwy, Coquitlam, BC Phone: (604) 941-8650 | Hours: Sun-Thu: 11a-10p, Fri-Sat: 11a-11p Website: http://www.canadarobin.com/ | Menu Came here a few weeks ago for @acwin‘s birthday lunch on a Sunday afternoon. We were a big party, so it took us awhile to get seated. I would say our waitress was quite organized despite the large group. There were a few order mixed […]

Happy Valley Seafood Restaurant (名閣海鮮酒家) – Dim Sum Edition

Location: 3432 Lougheed Hwy, Vancouver, BC Phone: (604) 255-2280 | Hours: N/A Happy Valley has become one of my favourite places for dim sum. I’ve been here quite a few times in the past year and their food quality has been quite consistent. They do get quite busy around lunch time on the weekends, so I would book ahead of time […]

Hon’s Wun-Tun House 漢記

Location: 3025 Lougheed Highway #310, Coquitlam, BC V3B 6S2 Phone: (604) 468-0871  | Hours: N/A Website: http://www.hons.ca/ Hon’s was one of the earliest Chinese (Hong Kong style) restaurants to land in Vancouver, serving authentic Hong Kong Chinese food. But I think its reputation has dropped significantly in the last few years with stores closing down to having 3 left in […]

Sushi Shelter 101 – Lunch Edition

Location: 102 – 1250 Dominion Avenue, Port Coquitlam, BC Phone: (604) 464-0086 | Hours: Tues-Wed 11AM-3PM, 4:30PM-9PM | Thurs 11AM-3PM, 4:30PM-10PM | Fri-Sat 11AM-3PM, 4:30PM-11PM Website: www.sushishelter101.com I have visited this place before for dinner but haven’t reviewed this place for lunch. So, my initial response for lunch was that their lunch sets were quite limited with only 4 […]