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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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Miku Japanese Restaurant

September 1, 2010

A couple of months ago, a few of us foodie friends got together for a meal at Miku Japanese Restaurant, on West Hastings.  I hadn’t tried it before but had heard that the food was good, although a bit on the higher end of the price scale. I arrived with Melody Fury of Vancouver Food […]

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August 20, 2010

Yes, I’m still alive. For those wondering where I’ve been, I’ve been around but decidedly absent for the past couple of months. A few weddings out of town, and just general summer festivities. I’ve still been eating out, but just not as much. Anyway, back to it.  I have a lot of catching up to […]

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Temaki Sushi

June 28, 2010

During one of the many stagettes I’ve been to this year (as those of you know who’ve been following me along to all of my destination weddings that go along with them), one of the places we decided to stop at for lunch was Temaki Sushi. There was a group of about eight of us […]

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Sachi Sushi in Whistler Village North

March 18, 2010

It was Saturday evening in Whistler.  Time to find dinner somewhere. It turned out that a girlfriend visiting from Australia and her co-worker, along with another friend of ours, arrived in town for the night as well.  We all decided to meet up to eat, and I was in charge of finding a good restaurant […]

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Shuraku Sake Bar and Bistro Japanese Restaurant on Granville

March 7, 2010

I’m baaa-ack! It took me almost a full week of not eating and not being able to look at food pictures or talk about food, but now I’m here and ready to write again! I had a crazy stomach virus that I probably caught towards the end of the Olympics and didn’t realize it, so […]

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