Vancouver’s Robson Street features PappaRoti, a Malaysian hot bun giant, in its first North American flagship store. As the name suggests, the main product is its roti which is the Malaysian term for unleavened bread. At first glance, I thought it was humble bakery but no, it’s actually a stylish cafe.
There is a misconception that sushi is commonly served in Japan and the Japanese have sushi rolls, sashimi and nigiri on a daily basis. Sushi is actually considered a delicacy in Japan and the type of sushi you see in North America is rarely found in Japan. If you want to experience the more “authentic” […]
Meals in Downtown Vancouver is, like how I would say, “expense” (expensive). More often then not, you can expect to pay a premium for your meal and receive a less than premium portion size. Thankfully, not all places are expensive and not filling. Take Al Porto for example – for $12.95 you can get full […]
Linh Cafe is a French/Vietnamenese fusion cafe on West 4th. Linh Cafe advertises themselves as a “A Vietnamese Kitchen With A French Cooking Style”, but looking at the menu, we did not really see a whole lot of Vietnamese food. We had a Social Shopper voucher for Linh Cafe that not only saved us 50% […]
There has been an interesting hype about Basho Cafe, a small Japanese bakery cafe located on East Hastings. It has consistently been near the top of Urban Spoon’s Talk of The Town list since summer. However, this humble cafe does not cater to the typical 9 to 5 employee. They are only open Monday to Friday […]