Bay Moorings Bar and Grill

March 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

Bay Moorings Bar and Grill is another participating restaurant for Vancouver Best Pizza Challenge. And I am glad to have discovered it as a great spot for decent food and [...]

The Capital on Davie: Decent Cheap Eats

August 1, 2016 // 1 Comment

After our happy hour meet with Food Wench and 3 other friends at Fanny Bay Oyster’s, I still felt hungry. I just spent over 50 bucks at Fanny Bay, but mostly on alcohol [...]

$20 Dineout Part 1 – Flying Beaver

January 15, 2016 // 0 Comments

  I have decided to take a break from Dineout Vancouver this year, meaning I am not going to invest a whole lof of time trying to book any fancy-sounding dinner and [...]

Laurelwood Public House & Brewery, PDX

December 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

Our connecting flight back to Vancouver was cancelled, Mom and I had to stay in Portland for the night. This sucks but there is nothing we can do about it. A lesson learned [...]

Canucks Bar & Grill

December 22, 2015 // 0 Comments

Our flight was delayed and we have almost 2 hours to sit around at YVR, and Canucks Bar & Grill seemed to be the only full bar near the USA terminal. Looking at the big [...]

The Emerald – Happy Hour Cocktail Heavan

November 13, 2015 // 1 Comment

It took several invitations from Justine before I finally said yes and made it to The Emerald. All cocktails half priced for Happy Hour sounded awesome, but it took a bit of [...]

Tennis Night at The Academic Public House

September 7, 2015 // 0 Comments

My dinner plan in Downtown got cancelled, and I didn’t want to head back to Richmond yet. I realized that U.S. Open was on, and the Center Court action was Roger Federer [...]

Happy Hours at Falconetti’s Sunny Patio

April 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

It was my first Sunny Patio Happy Hour this year, and I was happy to discover the rooftop patio at Falconetti’s East Side Grill. Going through the the bar at the the [...]

Happy Hour at Catch 122

March 12, 2015 // 0 Comments

Located on the eddge of Gastown, aka the hip foodie central, Catch 122 seems to have picked up a lot of good feedback on their breakfast and brunch service. Looking at a [...]

Moose Down Under

January 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

Moose Down Under is a fun and loud Aussie pub where you can see rugby or soccer on big screen TVs, and hear Aussie accents from a super friendly staff. I used to go there [...]

St Augustine: Wings Special Wednesday

October 1, 2014 // 0 Comments

Justine and I decided to come here for a beer before our VIFF film thing at Rio Theatre. And St Augustine’s just became a convenient choice in the area. The most [...]

Tasting Plates Vancouver – West End

September 10, 2014 // 6 Comments

This was my 2nd Tasting Plates event by Vancouver Foodster, accompanied by 3 friends. Although we started a little late, the first stop for picking up tickets was a little [...]

Mahony and Sons Public House

August 1, 2014 // 0 Comments

I found myself on a sunny patio enjoying beer and delicious pub food second evening in a row. However, the patio at Mahony and Sons was surrounded by gorgeous views of [...]

Displace Hashery

July 30, 2014 // 0 Comments

A few friends and I dropped by Displace Hashery for dinner before a visit to a friend’s apartment in Kitslano for Fireworks. This place was a local popular pub among [...]

Prohibition Tasting Room

July 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

I was lucky to join Richard from for a tasting invitation at Prohibition Tasting Room in Yaletown. The manager kindly presented some of their signature [...]

A Sunny Lunch at Grammas Pub Gibsons

July 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

We had some time to kill before our ferry from Langdale to Horseshoe Bay, so We decided to go for a late lunch and beer in Gibsons. It was a warm sunny day with only a few [...]

131 Water Kitchen & Bar, Gastown

March 28, 2014 // 0 Comments

I walked past this place many times in Gastown. Pascal and I picked this place for their groupon deal at lunch time. We were sitting in the cozy area in front of the bar by [...]

The Blackbird Public House and Oyster Bar

October 12, 2013 // 0 Comments

The Blackbird Public House & Oyster Bar After a long day of outdoor activities and shopping for Thanksgiving dinner on the next day, Jenny, Justine and I decided to wind [...]