Jang Mo Jib

Met up with Q for a long overdue catch up date. She was craving Korean, so we decided to stick by a tried and true favourite – Jang Mo Jib. What I ate: Banchan Pretty typical sides. I personally adore the seaweed so I was really happy with it, but the rest of the side…

Taishoken Ramen

When I’m in Japan, one of my favourite things to eat is Tsukemen. I have yet to find a version in Vancouver as good as the ones I’ve had in Tokyo, but the one I had at Taishoken comes pretty close! Seating is very cramped in this small restaurant, so I wouldn’t recommend coming with…

The Poké Shop

I was fortunate enough to be invited by my good friend Naomi (constantcravings.ca) to participate in a media tasting at The Poké Shop in Gastown. I’ve been here previously, and I will say my experiences were very similar, so I will say that there was no “preferential” treatment in terms of service and portion size. In…

Kimu

A and I met up for lunch last Sunday, and we ended up at Kimu because our first choice of restaurant wasn’t open on Sunday! ): I love how open the restaurant is. The seats weren’t cramped and the overall feeling of the restaurant was very airy. It’s a bit out of the way, but…

EXP Restaurant + Bar

I got hoodwinked into coming here during the League of Legends World Championship. I felt like a fish out of water, because the entire bar was filled with fans watching the finals being broadcasted on ever wall in the bar. The overall feel of the bar was quite quaint. There was gaming paraphernalia everywhere, and…

Sushi Aria

R picked me up after work today and we went for a really late lunch at Sushi Aria. The restaurant was very spacious and clean. Given our odd dining time, it was also quite empty, but service was very good, and they kept refilling our tea and checking in on our table. What he ate:…