Legend House

Location: 1169 Pacific St 140 Coquitlam, BC, V3B 0G2 Phone: (604) 475-5222 Hours:  Hints:  Fresh handmade noodles Pricy North China & Szechuan Cuisine Legend Beef Roll!!! Web: http://legendhouserestaurant.com/   Legend House is a new Chinese restaurant in the Coquitlam Centre area. In fact, the area has been expanding so fast with new condominiums and apartments that there’s new opportunities […]

Din Tai Fung 鼎泰豐

Location: 700 Bellevue Way NE Ste 280, Bellevue, WA 98004 (Inside Bellevue Square) Phone: (425) 698-1095 | Hours: N/A Website: http://www.dintaifung.com.tw/en/index.asp I went to Din Tai Fung in Bellevue last month with the family after our weekend trip in the US. We didn’t know what to eat on our way back, and knowing that my parents are typical Chinese parents, they probably want […]

NingTu Restaurant (寧都飯店)

Location: 2130 Kingsway, Vancouver, BC Phone: (604) 438-6669 [Telephone Reservations accepted. Lunch: 8+ required] | Hours: N/A This was my second time at NingTu Restaurant. This is a Shanghai Restaurant, but the owner speaks and understands full Cantonese and Mandrain. The first time I came with my girlfriend on a Saturday evening and we thought it wasn’t a bad restaurant at all, […]

Dinesty Chinese Restaurant

Location: 8111 Ackroyd Rd, Richmond, BC Phone: (604) 303-7772 | Hours: Unknown Website: http://www.ccue.com/vancouver/restaurant/detail.php?id=84 I’ve been wanting to visit this restaurant with my girlfriend for a long time, but every time we stop by, it’s either full or the wait time is horrendous. Note, this restaurant isn’t very couples friendly. They will not reserve a spot for 3 […]

Lucky Gate Restaurant – Dinner Edition

Location: 1139 Austin Avenue, Coquitlam, BC Phone: (778) 217-0024 | Hours: Unknown Hours? It was a big party that night, celebrating the anniversary of my girlfriend’s aunt. We visited a Northern style Chinese restaurant that has been in Coquitlam for quite some years. The food here is not particular great, but the reason why this restaurant […]

My Birthday Dinners

Happy 24th Birthday to me! Well, not today. But about a week ago. The best thing about birthdays when you get older and older, it’s not about the presents anymore. It’s about “WHERE AM I GOING TO CELEBRATE?” Moreover, what do I want to eat on my birthday?! I’m not one of those people that […]

Shanghai River – Lunch Edition

Today, we are going to visit a really good Shanghainese place in Richmond, BC. This restaurant is one of my regular visits when I feel like having Shanghai food. Shanghai’s most known dim sum is known as “Xiu Lung Bao”, as ChowTimes calls it “XLB”. Even though, I come here occasionally but for some reason, […]