November Dessert

When it comes to Asian dessert, I find myself craving it year round. The great thing about Asian desserts - especially sweet soups is that you can opt to have them hot or cold! I was recently invited to check out November Dessert (Thanks Kenny 🙂 ) with a few foodies to check out their new … Continue reading November Dessert


House of Tofu

What’s better than a bowl of noodles on a cold day? Tofu Soup! House of Tofu is a Korean restaurant in Burquitlam that specializes in soft tofu stew (Soon Du Bu Jigae). They’ve been in business for over a decade at the same spot and they’re consistently busy regardless of the day of the week! … Continue reading House of Tofu

Chef Hung

Chef Hung is a well known Taiwanese beef noodle chain with numerous locations around the world. Since 1995, the restaurant has acclaimed numerous awards for their signature noodle soups always drawing crowds to get a taste of their house-made noodles and signature broth. As an early teenager, I vividly remember the long line-ups at Aberdeen … Continue reading Chef Hung


Vancouver is home to thousands of hidden gems. You could say I've had my fair share of sushi, pizza, and pho in the city, but I'm constantly in the search for the "best" of everything. Makoto is a Japanese-owned mom and pop establishment in South Burnaby best known for serving Japanese comfort food. They've been around for quite … Continue reading Makoto

Ali Shan

Fact: I am not a huge fan when it comes to dining at restaurants located inside malls. There's just something about mall restaurants that give off the impression that they do not strive to create or maintain a loyal customer base due to their convenient location in highly trafficked areas. Or is that just me? Ali … Continue reading Ali Shan

Fondway Cafe

Fondway Cafe is conveniently located right behind Metrotown Skytrain Station in Burnaby specializing in asian-inspired pastries and drinks. The moment you step inside the cafe, there’s a bit of a hipster/vintage feel to it which gives this place a nice and relaxing atmosphere. This place can only accommodate a maximum occupancy of 30 people so seating … Continue reading Fondway Cafe