Monthly Archives: January 2018

WESTERN LAKE CHINESE SEAFOOD RESTAURANT THE BEST DIM SUM BRUNCH IN VANCOUVER

Western Lake Chinese Seafood Restaurant located in South East Vancouver on Victoria Drive is a very popular weekend brunch Dim Sum spot. There is always a crowd waiting outside the restaurant even when the weather is terrible. Western Lake calls themselves the ‘Best Dim Sum’ and many reviews seem to agree, so we gave this restaurant a shot. Is Western …

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BANH MI YEN LINH COFFEE SHOP THE SADDEST LITTLE VIETNAMESE SUB SANDWICH SHOP IN VANCOUVER

The saddest little Banh Mi Shop in Vancouver. Banh Mi Yen Linh is a new sandwich shop on Kingsway. The space is large, but with no customers makes this a sad shop. Ordered:– Lemongrass chicken banh mi $5.00– Iced Coffee $4.50 Lemongrass bahn mi has good chicken filling, lots of veggies, and soft bread. The iced coffee was served without …

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JARRITO LOCO TACOS MEXICAN RESTAURANT TEX-MEX EAST VANCOUVER GUTOM FOOD REVIEW

Jarrito Loco Tacos & Mexican Restaurant serves up authentic Tex-Mex. This is a new Mexican restaurant on Kingsway in East Vancouver, which opened late December 2017, featuring some eye-catching branding on the outside of restaurant: A funny cartoon cactus. “Loco” means crazy in Spanish, so are the tacos CRAZY good? Here’s what we ordered: Tacos#8 Tacos (3 individual tacos per …

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ALL YOU CAN EAT SUSHI TOMOKAZU JAPANESE RESTAURANT VANCOUVER FOOD REVIEW AYCE

AYCE Tomokazu Japanese Restaurant is known for their All You Can Eat sushi menu. Popular with the lunch crowd, the menu offers a variety of sushi, and various cooked items like fried chicken karaage, udon noodle soup, and more. WARNING AYCE LOVERS: This restaurant doesn’t have Sashimi on their AYCE lunch menu. You’ll have to settle for the Nigiri for …

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PHO VIETNAMESE BEEF NOODLE SOUP AT LE PETIT SAIGON VANCOUVER FOOD REVIEW

Le Petit Saigon in East Vancouver is a solid choice for authentic Vietnamese cuisine. The beef noodle soup has clean flavorful broth, and the FRIED spring rolls are stuffed with good filling and wrapped in crispy chewy wrap. The sizes of the bowls make the portion size seem smaller than other pho restaurants in the city. The prices are also …

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KOREAN FOOD AT H MART FOOD COURT VANCOUVER FOOD REVIEW GUTOM.CA

This isn’t your typical food court. H Mart Korean market located in downtown Vancouver has a really cool food court featuring Korean, Chinese, and Japanese cuisine made fresh and hot. Perfect for the lunch crowd, it’s best to come here extra hungry as you might want to try more than one dish. What We Ordered:– Beef Kimbap– Beef BBQ w/ …

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HIMALAYA RESTAURANT INDIAN NEPALESE BUFFET ALL YOU CAN EAT

Himalaya offers All You Can Eat buffet style curries, rice, naan bread, samosas, and desserts. This sounds like the perfect restaurant for AYCE lovers but unfortunately, Himalaya misses the mark. The good: There is a decent buffet selection from veggies to chutney, rice and chicken curries. The bad: The food is cold. Not just cold, but dangerously unsafe food temperature. …

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CHAM MANI AUTHENTIC KOREAN RESTAURANT KIMBAP AND SOONDUBU DOWNTOWN VANCOUVER

Cham Mani Korean Restaurant offers authentic eats in a small shop in downtown Vancouver. Arrive early or order take-out because there is limited seating. This place is good for lunch and popular with international students and downtown workers. The menu has a good selection of dishes to choose from for such a small establishment. What We Ordered– Soondubu (The soondubu …

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BOSTON PIZZA STATION SQUARE BURNABY

Boston Pizza is all kinds of terrible. Terrible pricing. Terrible quality. What We Ordered– Deluxe Large Pizza– MVB hamburger with extra patty. Cold fries, tasteless burger patties, overpriced pizza. The pizza was tasty as it is Boston Pizza speciality, but it was mostly average compared to Dominos, Pizza Hut, Papa Johns. Boston Pizza is the kind of place where you …

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