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Motomachi Shokudo

June 24, 2013

Yes, I’m finally back in Vancouver for the summer! And yes, I will continue to still bore you (or not) with some postings of restaurants and food around the globe from my recent travels. But in the meantime, I’ll intersperse my content with some Vancouver restaurants as well. Here we go! Earlier today for the [...]

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Miura Waffle Milk Bar

December 16, 2010

I found out about Miura Waffle Milk Bar one afternoon while I was walking along Davie Street.  I looked to my left, and noticed a sign up advertising waffles and various milk drinks, and looked past the small patio and into the cute restaurant thinking that this was something different that I definitely wanted to [...]

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Octopus Garden

October 8, 2010

So I really, really like Octopus Garden in Kitsilano (on Cornwall) for sushi. Why? First of all, Sado-san, the chef and owner. He has a great sense of humour, is excellent and what he does (of course), and always has a big smile on his face. The last time I headed to this intimate, 30-seat [...]

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Japadog (Burrard and Smithe)

September 23, 2010

The other day I was feeling like a quick walk-and-eat type of meal (which is pretty random, for me), so I went with a girlfriend to the Japadog Food Cart on Burrard and Smithe. It’s been awhile since I’d last eaten there, and since it wasn’t quite noon yet, I didn’t think we’d have to [...]

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Zakkushi Charcoal Grill (Denman)

September 16, 2010

A few weeks ago, a group of about 10 of us went out for dinner to celebrate a friend’s birthday. I’d been hearing a bit about Zakkushi Charcoal Grill on Denman as a great Japanese BBQ to go to, so I made some reservations for the group for that weekday evening.  There are two other [...]

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Hokkaido Ramen Santouka

September 14, 2010

I’ve been hearing all sorts of hype for awhile now about a chain ramen restaurant originating from Japan that opened up earlier this year on Robson Street near Denman – Hokkaido Ramen Santouka. As a result, a few of us, including beautiful ladies Melody (Vancouver Food Tour) and Teresa (Senses Inspired) decided to dine there [...]

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