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Dim Sum at Kirin

Posted by Mimimoza under Top Foodie Blog
A tip for going to a restaurant for dim sum: If you dream of going there on a Sunday, and that applies almost anywhere, be sure to go right when they open or make a reservation right when they open or else you will be standing there all day. Located on... [...]


Big Wong Restaurant

Posted by Clint under Top Foodie Blog
Located off of Spring Mountain Road, Big Wong offers up good eats at really cheap prices. Their limited menu features dishes for $6 or less. That’s not just a lunch time special, that’s their regular price for entrees day or night! During lunch time it didn’t take long for my order to come out. The [...]


Lin Chinese Cuisine – Chinese-Canadian Food

Posted by pennyandrusty under Food, Top Foodie Blog
Lin Chinese Cuisine has been on my list of places to go for a while (because I’ve heard some good things about their Xiao Long Bao) but we’ve just never found the time to stop by.  We had some errands nearby (picking up our fixed umbrella at the nearby Umbrella Shop on W. Broadway) so [...]


Fortune Restaurant – Dim Sum

Posted by pennyandrusty under Food, Top Foodie Blog
Fortune Restaurant (not to be confused with Fortune House Seafood in Metrotown) is in a bit of an odd location at Oakridge Mall.  While there is an outside entrance on Cambie Street, the easiest way to get into the restaurant is through the mall parking lot.  Even if you’re in the mall, the best way to [...]


Pan Asian

Posted by Clint under Top Foodie Blog
This is cooking from the soul. Mix fresh ingredients with passionate cooking and what you get is one of the best Asian spots in the city. I haven’t actually eaten *IN* the restaurant, but have gotten take-out several times and each time the food has been consistently good. Both the garlic chicken ($8.95) and the [...]

Rating Food 8.5/10, Service 9/10We were hankering for some Chinese food with relatives in town (and in tow), we head down to the east side of the city to try a place some of our Asian friends have recommended. On the outside, the garish yellow signs p... [...]

Rating Food 7.5/10, Service 7/10To celebrate my Aunty's birthday, we headed down south to Beijing Beijing Dim Sum and Seafood Restaurant. Modern touches add a touch of class to the red, gold and black accents in this cream coloured dining room, with f... [...]


Top Gun Hot Pot – AYCE

Posted by pennyandrusty under Food, Top Foodie Blog
Top Gun Hot Pot is part of the Top Gun Group of Restaurants that includes Kingsway Sushi among others.  Located on the 2nd floor of Crystal Mall, it’s a very popular and busy All-You-Can-Eat hot pot spot given the price – $23.95 for adults (Fridays, weekends, and holidays are an extra $1) plus an extra $7.50 [...]

Rating 7/10
After hearing that Parker Place Meat and BBQ had "the best" BBQ pork in all of Vancouver, we had to head to Parker Place to check it out. It looked promising, as there was always a steady stream of customers - with the lineup seemingly never [...]


Warming up at Little Sheep Hot Pot

Posted by Mimimoza under Restaurants, Top Foodie Blog
I love hot pot in the fall/winter time. Cooking raw meat, dumplings and vegetables in a hearty broth one at a time warms you right to the soul.  And it feels pretty healthy, up until you dunk the freshly cooked meat into a sauce and fully coat it ... [...]