Category Archives: Burgers

Choppers Diner

A while ago, we went to Choppers on Nanaimo on a whim – the exterior tattoo-parlour like awning had always peaked my curiosity. The insides matched the funky outside with motorcycle memorabilia throughout, and walls either painted black or flocked … Continue reading

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Lucy’s Eastside Diner

Another weekend, another brunch!  We headed to Lucy’s Eastside Diner for a few brunches of late, and have been very happy with what they’ve had the offer – good comfort food in (or in spite of?) a hipster setting 🙂 … Continue reading

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There are two things that I consistently count on as comfort food: Beef chow fun, and poutine.  I think these two dishes epitomize my cultural background (half Chinese, half French-Canadian), but it is a weird, if not gut-churning, combination. Speaking … Continue reading

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Sophie’s Cosmic Cafe

When we first moved to Vancouver, I bought one of the magazines that lists all the best restaurants in the city – from cheap eats to 4-start fine dining.  One of the restaurants that was featured in this magazine was … Continue reading

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Wally’s Burgers

I spent all day Saturday, a gorgeous, sunny & hot day, driving around running errands.  I was nearing my old neighbourhood of Victoria-Fraserview when hunger hit me.  Luckily, near the cobbler I was bringing some shoes to, there was a … Continue reading

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Splitz Grill

Chris & I were off to enjoy yet another glorious evening out in Vancouver this summer.  We had tickets to go to a Vancouver Canadian baseball game (where, apparently we were unlucky charms as their winning streak came to an … Continue reading

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Commercial Drive is so great – it’s got wonderful shops, cafes, galleries, and restaurants.  I think one of the landmark places on the drive has got to be Havana – it combines a pretty fresh dining experience with a hip … Continue reading

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