Monthly Archives: August 2010

Kam’s Place

Our original plan was to go grab some dinner prior to the Stompin’ Tom show on Davie at a brasserie… but, when we got there, the place was packed.  My poor choice in footwear made me absolutely not want to … Continue reading

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Dutch Girl Chocolates

Amidst the second hand clothing stores and crazy boutiques at the north end of the “good” part of Commercial Drive, my eyes zeroed in on the sign Dutch Girl Chocolates.  I told Chris, “We’re crossing the road and going in … Continue reading

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VanYa

I was kind of craving Japanese food when I came home from work a day last week.  Chris was really hungry, which is not usually a good time to go out for sushi – you’ll be in the poor house … Continue reading

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Stella’s (Commercial Drive)

Another weekend – another opportunity for brunch! We had found our way to Commercial Drive and were somewhat wandering around trying to think of what we’d like for breakfast.  We are big fans of Bandidas, but thought it was time … Continue reading

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Salty Tongue

Another work-related outing… This time an early morning pre-meeting meeting again with my most dedicated volunteer, Captain Planet.  We met at Salty Tongue before, but this time he suggested breakfast.  For me, I either have some kind of fancy coffee … Continue reading

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Gilmore Restaurant

Chris spotted a restaurant in the Hastings’ Heights area recently – the first thing he said was “family restaurant” which made the Gilmore Restaurant a must for us to visit.  We love the cozy, homey atmosphere of family restaurants – … Continue reading

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Steamworks

I’ve been to Steamworks several times now since I moved to Vancouver – and nearly every visit has been somewhat related to work.  It should come as no surprise that Steamworks if a pub, which is conveniently located right next … Continue reading

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