Uncle Tetsu (Media Preview)

Hey everyone! I'm excited to announce that Uncle Tetsu has finally opened today at Metrotown! I was lucky enough to get an extended invite for a media preview (Thanks Andrew!) with my foodie friend Regina yesterday for an exclusive tour. For those of you who are unfamiliar with Uncle Tetsu, they are a popular Japanese franchise … Continue reading Uncle Tetsu (Media Preview)

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Zenstone Coffee

The coffee scene in the Lower Mainland continues to evolve with independent cafés offering something more than just your average cup of joe. I've had my fair share of coffee from chains like McDonald's or Starbucks to get me through the day, but nothing beats sitting in a beautiful café on a weekend for hours … Continue reading Zenstone Coffee

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

The Praguery

Disclosure: All food was complimentary, but all opinions are my own. Newest food truck on the block is The Praguery featuring freshly baked sweet and savoury chimney cakes inspired by the popular Czech dessert trdelnik. For those of you who are unfamiliar with the concept, trdelnik is a spit cake (cake roasted on a spit over a fire) … Continue reading The Praguery

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

Beaucoup Bakery

Bonne Année! Beaucoup Bakery is a neighbourhood French-inspired bakery that serves fresh hot-out-of-the oven pastries run by acclaimed pastry chef and owner Jackie Ellis. Widely considered one of the 'best' bakeries in the city, this charming 16-seat bakery is best known for their delectable croissants. Beaucoup Bakery recently launched their holiday line up featuring chestnut … Continue reading Beaucoup Bakery