Wang’s Shanghai Cuisine

The truth is, you don't have to break the bank to eat well in the city. If you do your research right, you'd be surprised to find how many great budget-friendly options we have in the Lower Mainland. Whenever I'm in the search for an inexpensive meal, I tend to gravitate towards Chinese food. And the first … Continue reading Wang’s Shanghai Cuisine

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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

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