1927 Lounge at Rosewood Hotel Geogia

November 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

It was Food Wench‘s last day of her summer teaching job at the university. And we were out in the city celebrating for her completed mission, but which also means her [...]

Newly Opened in Kitsilano – Raisu

September 24, 2016 // 1 Comment

I generally like eating on a sunny patio. The warmth and the good company with a cold alcoholic beverage always make it super fun to sit outside. And for a foodie who enjoys [...]

Ba Bar: Delicious Pre-Dinner Cocktails

March 24, 2016 // 3 Comments

Ba Bar is not your typical Vietnamese restaurant. Besides delicious Vietnamese fare, they are also known for their kickass cocktails, as well as  being the popular spot [...]

Mabui Sushi Izakaya, Kelowna

August 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

Kelownians love their sushi! While over 40 sushi restaurants can be found in Kelowna on Zomato, the #1 ranked restaurant in Kelowna on TripAdvisor is Momo Sushi. Going [...]

Amazing Sunny Patio Lunch at Guu Garden

July 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

My friend Shane is a talented hair stylist and he cuts my hair. After I visited his salon for a trim before the festive weekend, I decided to show some appreciation to his [...]

Don Don Izakaya, Toronto

July 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

I was walking down Dundas Street towards Dundas Square and saw a lot of Korean and Japanese eateries in the area. I decided to try Don Don Izakaya, thinking that a quick [...]

Lunch at Hapa Izakaya Coal Harbour

April 22, 2015 // 0 Comments

For Vancity folks who appreciate Izakaya, they probably still remember the very beginning when Gyoza King and Guu brought the excitement to the Japanese dining experience. [...]

Sidecar Kitchen and Bar

February 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

It is already Thursday afternoon, booking a decent place in downtown for a Saturday dinner for 8-10 people is certainly no easy task. I was on Opentable.com, and found my [...]

Farmer’s Apprentice

November 7, 2014 // 1 Comment

Since I watched Anthony Boudain’s 100th episode of No Reservation on modern restaurant scene in Paris, I have been waiting for the same type of eateries to open in [...]

KiBo Restaurant and Lounge

July 8, 2014 // 0 Comments

Miso Marinated Sable Fish @ KiBo Restaurant and Lounge I was getting decent vibes at KiBo Restaurant and Lounge. In comparison to similar restaurants like Ebisu, they [...]

Low Tide at Rodney’s Oyster House

July 7, 2014 // 0 Comments

Fanny Bay Oysters @ Rodney’s Oyster House Although happy hour had not officially arrived in Vancouver, many restaurants had been busy promoting their own version of [...]

A Tapas Night at Ebisu

August 15, 2011 // 0 Comments

Spicy Calamari Tofu – Ebisu in Richmond There are other better Japanese restaurants in Richmond or in downtown Vancouver. But I really do not mind going to Ebisu. I [...]