La Forêt

La Forêt is a newly opened café occupying the former space of an old auto repair shop just off of Imperial Street in South Burnaby. La Forêt translates to forest in French so they have many trees, plants, and an indoor garden decorated around the area. They’ve generated quite the buzz from social media platforms … Continue reading La Forêt

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Fresh Prep Product Review #2

Disclosure: This was a complimentary meal provided in exchange for an honest review , but all opinions are based on my own personal experience. Fresh Prep is Vancouver-based company that delivers fresh recipe ingredients straight to your doorstep so you can cook delicious, quick, and healthy meals at home. Their online food-delivery platform allows you to select a … Continue reading Fresh Prep Product Review #2

Beer-unch at the PNE

It's not summer in B.C. without the Pacific National Exhibition (PNE), and it's not the PNE without… delicious food! Aside from the classic food vendors that make a comeback every summer, this year’s food line up at the PNE also featured extreme eats from cricket burgers, crispy chicken feet, ice cream waffle tacos, and many more. Unfortunately, I didn't come here for that 😛 … Continue reading Beer-unch at the PNE

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

Ho Yuen Kee

Ho Yuen Kee is a traditional Chinese restaurant located in Fraserhood in Vancouver. Among their extensive Chinese menu, they are best known for their seafood-notably the Lobster Sticky Rice. Reservations were made in advance of course and we arrived promptly for our 6pm seating. Considering it an early dinner service, the place was already packed … Continue reading Ho Yuen Kee

Snackshot

Snackshot is a 60s/70s themed Hong Kong style dessert cafe that recently joined the Marpole neighbourhood alongside notable restaurants like Cafe de l'Orangerie. Owned by a young couple with roots in Hong Kong, Snackshot serves up traditional asian desserts with a modern twist with its eye-catching packaging fit for social-media loving patrons to capture. Unlike … Continue reading Snackshot

Ramen Gojiro

Ramen Gojiro, is a relatively new ramen shop that opened up on Dunsmuir Street close to Granville Station. What sets Ramen Gojiro apart from the other ramen places around Vancouver is their broth. Ramen Gojiro specializes in jiro-style ramen using a combination of tonkotsu broth and shoyu giving it an almost thin pork gravy-like consistency … Continue reading Ramen Gojiro