Hong Kong Style Cafe

Kingspark Steak House

January 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

I was trying to find a place for having dinner with my friend Lou, who just moved back after living in Hong Kong for 3 years. Kingspark Steak House came to my mind because [...]

Mandarin Hong Kong Cafe

July 25, 2016 // 0 Comments

My mom was craving for lobster on Canada Day, and naturally I turned to the food section of Sing Tao Daily looking through all the lobster specials. I quite enjoy the [...]

Bubble Waffle Cafe Kerrisdale

April 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

It was a nice sunny early evening, and I had a fun tennis workout with my buddy CC at the Shaughnessy Country Club, which happened to be my first outdoor tennis game this [...]

Sanbo Restaurant

March 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

This post is on 2 separate visits to Sanbo Restaurant. I first noticed this place while dropping off a tennis buddy at Brighouse station, thinking that I could use a nice [...]

Firebird Cafe

January 20, 2016 // 1 Comment

Deer Garden Signature‘s knockoff, Tasty Rice Noodles didn’t last very long, and their spot has been quickly occupied by another restaurant called Firebird Cafe. [...]

Bubble Waffle Cafe, Royal Centre

January 6, 2016 // 1 Comment

I would have never thought this Create-Your-Own-Noodle-Soup joint would become such a force in the Downtown Vancouver lunch scene. Bubble Waffle Cafe, already quite popular [...]

No. 9 Restaurant

November 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

It’s been 18 years since I moved to Vancouver, No. 9 Restaurant is still sitting at the same spot in Lansdowne Mall. Being the only Chinese joint that opens 24 hours in [...]

Cafe Loyal

July 22, 2015 // 0 Comments

I was happy to be back at badminton after several weeks of absence. After the game, our restaurant of choice was a fairly new Hong Kong style cafe on Bridgeport and No.5 [...]

Enjoy Cafe 1+1 茶餐廳

June 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

I had been missing badminton for almost a month and it was nice to be on the court again. I was however, also trying to overcome a viral infection after my big trip in Asia, [...]

Copa Cafe Richmond 高柏餐廳

April 29, 2015 // 6 Comments

Copa Cafe is considered a more upscale Hong Kong style cafe. More upscale does not necessarily mean better food, as sometimes amazing dishes could be found at some small [...]

Super Stars Cafe

April 1, 2015 // 1 Comment

After badminton, a craving for Hong Kong cafe-style pork chop and rice casserole just came to me. I suggested Hollywood Steak House to the gang, as I had some great memories [...]

Mui Garden Richmond

March 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

We had to cancel badminton 2 weeks in a row because of the spring travel plans of a few buddies, therefore I was glad to be on the court playing again – it was the much [...]

Double Double Restaurant

October 11, 2014 // 0 Comments

This place rocks my heart as they serve mostly very traditional Cantonese dishes. Those dishes are truly authentic, to a degree that I’m not sure if everyone could [...]

La Amigo Restaurant

August 20, 2014 // 0 Comments

Albert insisted the best Hong Kong style cafe in Richmond had to be La Amigo Restaurant on Alexandra Road. He however did warn me about the food there being pricier. Well it [...]

Flo Tea Room Richmond

June 23, 2014 // 0 Comments

I came to Flo Tea Room with my mom for dinner. Their specials of the day looked very enticing: grilled salmon & New York strip dinner including rice, soup, and coffee [...]

The One Cafe

June 11, 2014 // 1 Comment

“Yuen Yeung” Baked Rice Casserole @ The One Cafe I was not sure where the name ‘The One Cafe’ came from. Looking at the menu, they probably wanted to [...]