Asia Kitchen Restaurant – Dim Sum Edition

Location: Schoolhouse Square, 112-100 Schoolhouse Street, Coquitlam Phone: 604 526 1336 Hours: 9AM – 10PM (7 Days a week) Hints:  Chinese Dim Sum Authentic Cantonese Dinner (no longer serves buffet) I know what you are thinking, the name! It could not be more generic. But hey, sometimes it’s more about the name. Asia Kitchen used to be called China […]

Shiny Tea 溫哥華嚮茶

Location: 2nd Floor Aberdeen Square, 2340 – 4000 No3. Rd Richmond, BC V6X 0J8 Phone: (604) 588-4242 Hours: Monday – Wednesday 11:00am-7:00am Thursday – Saturday 11:00am-8:00pm Sunday 11:00am-7:00am Website: http://www.shinytea.ca/ Hints:  Same parkade as Aberdeen It’s in a hidden location, right beneath the food court in Aberdeen SQUARE A wide selection of teas Real milk is available here English menu available Shiny […]

Matcha Cupcakes feat. KissMeOrganics Culinary Grade Matcha

Just want to give a shout out to KissMeOrganics for sending me this pack of Matcha to review. It’s got a whopping 5-stars review on Amazon.ca and is exclusive to Amazon.ca. It is 100% organic, tested for purity and contains more than 137x the antioxidants found in a cup of brewed tea. It’s great for […]

Roadies Burger Bar in Hard Rock Casino

Location: 2080 United Boulevard, Coquitlam, BC, V3K 6W3 (Inside Hard Rock Casino) Phone: (604) 523-6888 Hours: Open 7 days a week! Web: http://www.hardrockcasinovancouver.com/?post_type=venue&p=815 Hints: Inside Hard Rock Casino Vancouver No minors Encore rewards accepted on food   Since the opening of Hard Rock Casino in Coquitlam, there are some additions of food court style food inside the casino. This includes Fú Express, Chip’s […]

Fraser Valley Food Show 2013

For those who are foodie’s probably know there’s Eat! Vancouver before summer begins, but what about in the fall? I think little knows about this food show out in the Fraser Valley called Fraser Valley Food Show. It is located in Abbotsford this year at the Tradex Convention Centre right next to Abbotsford International Airport. The […]

Fat Duck Mobile Eatery

Location: Location varies (check their Facebook Page) Phone: (604) 831-0453 Hours: N/A Web: http://fatduckmobileeatery.ca/?page_id=2 | Facebook Hints:  Cheap ($10 food+drink) Food Truck Only on weekdays Fat Duck is one of the many new food trucks that were added to Vancouver this year. I was introduced to it by one of my co-workers, and since I don’t work downtown much I […]

My impression of the Richmond Night Market at River Rock

Location: 8351 River Rd,Richmond, BC V6X 1Y1 Phone: (604) 244-8448 Hours: Fri – Sat: 7PM – 12AM | Sun: 6PM – 11PM Website: http://www.richmondnightmarket.com/ Cost: $1.50 $2.00/person for ADMISSION. Except for child under 10 and senior over 60 is FREE. FREE Parking (if available) + Heavy Traffic waiting times (dependant on what time you go). Hints: Go early for less wait […]

Flying Beaver Bar & Grill

Location: 4760 Inglis Dr, Richmond, BC V7B 1L7 Phone: (604) 273-0278 Hours: Mon – Fri: 11AM – Midnight, Sat & Sun: 9AM – Midnight Web: http://www.markjamesgroup.com/flyingbeaver.html | Menu: Available on website Hints: More parking space across the street from restaurant Beautiful scenery of waters on a sunny day Patio Come here for the food! No minors Complimentary ride (conditions apply) I debated on doing a […]

Thrifty Foods Woodstone Pizza Kitchen is good!

Location: 170 Brew St., Port Moody, BC V3H 5N1 Phone: (604) 949-4255 (Direct Hotline) Hours: Store Hours Web: http://www.thriftyfoods.com/EN/main/locations/port-moody.html | Menu Hints: Underground Parking Order and shop / Phone and pickup Woodstone Pizza Calzone Make your own toppings   For those who are pizza fanatics, please be aware. I discovered this pizza kitchen inside Thrifty Foods one day while I was […]

Yolk’s Breakfast

Location: Dunsmuir Street & Beatty Street (Food Truck – Right outside Chinatown Skytrain Station) Phone: 604-441-9655 Hours:  Thursday-Friday 8:30am-2pm Saturday-Sunday 10am-2:30pm Website: http://www.yolks.ca/ | Twitter | Facebook Hints: Takes Debit/Credit/Cash Breakfast/Brunch food <$10 per person Open on SUNDAYS! (In fact, 7 days a week!)   I’m a major fan of poached eggs. And when I first heard of the name […]