Bakery

Savary Island Pie Company, West Vancouver (Ambleside)

Savary Island Pie Company, West Vancouver (Ambleside)

  Savary Island Pie Company located in Ambleside, West Vancouver makes some really damn good pies! In fact, I think Savary Island Pie is makes one of the best pies in Vancouver. This bakery comes with a great story about how one followed her heart […]

Thyme to Indulge, Vancouver (Mount Pleasant)

Thyme to Indulge, Vancouver (Mount Pleasant)

    Thyme to Indulge is a boutique catering company that also specializes in gourmet breakfast, brunch and the occasional market dinners. Thyme to Indulge is located on Main Street next to Dairy Queen. The interior is fresh and cute with white and black composition. Their […]

Bouchon Bakery Napa Valley | Yountville Macarons x Almond Croissant

Bouchon Bakery Napa Valley | Yountville Macarons x Almond Croissant

[image_with_animation image_url="13396" animation="Fade In" img_link_target="_self"] How can one visit San Francisco and not take a trip down to Napa Valley? Any how can one go to Napa Valley and not visit Yountville? Afterall, this is where Thomas Keller’s famous restaurant The French Laundry, Bouchon, Bouchon Bakery, and Ad Hoc [...]
Si Yik Cafe 泗益赤柱 Hong Kong | Stanley Market HK Cafe

Si Yik Cafe 泗益赤柱 Hong Kong | Stanley Market HK Cafe

[image_with_animation image_url="13628" animation="Fade In" img_link_target="_self"][image_with_animation image_url="13625" animation="Fade In" img_link_target="_self"] Si Yik Cafe 泗益赤柱 down by Stanley Market hidden behind produce and tourists. This weathered cafe apparently is known for their pain perdu French Toast. If you aren’t chasing the rabbit, it can be easily missed. Deliberately [...]
Truffles Fine Foods Catering & Cafe (Van Dusen Garden), Vancouver (Shaughnessy)

Truffles Fine Foods Catering & Cafe (Van Dusen Garden), Vancouver (Shaughnessy)

    Truffles Fine Foods Catering & Cafe is located inside Van Dusen Garden and apparently offers afternoon high tea. I was expecting something similar to the Shaughnessy Restaurant than what I experienced. I came here for the first time with my friend Debbie. It was […]

Beaucoup Bakery & Cafe, Vancouver (Fairview)

Beaucoup Bakery & Cafe, Vancouver (Fairview)

      Beaucoup Bakery & Cafe is located on Fir St / 6th. Just before Granville Island situates a small bakery filled with pastries, 49th Parallel coffee and charm. You will recognize it by its red and white floral mural and a flock of loyal […]

Australia Dairy Company Hong Kong | Jordan 佐敦 澳洲牛奶公司

Australia Dairy Company Hong Kong | Jordan 佐敦 澳洲牛奶公司

    Australia Dairy Company Hong Kong  澳洲牛奶公司 is a favorite amongst tourists, travel blogs, and Trip Advisors. It is so famous that there are long queues early during the day. When we arrived, undoubtedly the crowds and long lines has already formed. However, I was […]

Secret Garden Tea Company, Vancouver (Kerrisdale)

Secret Garden Tea Company, Vancouver (Kerrisdale)

      Secret Garden Tea Company is another lovely high tea places in Kerrisdale, Vancouver – along the West Boulevard stretch. Also in this area is one of my favourites: Faubourg French Patisserie which specializes in authentic Parisian baked goods, pastries and desserts. If you search Best […]

Pho Viet Kamloops in Donut King & Coffee, Kamloops

Pho Viet Kamloops in Donut King & Coffee, Kamloops

I’ve been on the road for awhile now, and being away from Vancouver (Lower Mainland) makes me crave and miss Asian food A LOT. When searching for the “best pho” in Kamloops or any Pho for that matter, my GPS brought me to Donut King & […]

Panier Bakery Seattle, Pike Place Fish Market

Panier Bakery Seattle, Pike Place Fish Market

    Le Panier Bakery Seattle. This a little bakery beside Starbucks in Pike Place. While hundreds poor into the Starbucks mothership waiting, I slip into Le Panier Bakery Seattle for a cup of espresso, macaroons and palmier. Sometimes I wonder what the fuss next door […]

La Patisserie Vancouver (Marpole) or Richmond 金磨坊西點

La Patisserie Vancouver (Marpole) or Richmond 金磨坊西點

A reason to love Mid-Autumn Moon Festival are the varieties of mooncakes 月餅 available! Although there aren’t any Haagen-Dazs Ice Cream Mooncakes available in Vancouver (disappointed),  at least there are plenty of ice mooncakes 冰皮月餅. Janice Cakeshop isn’t bad, but I prefer La Patisserie 金磨坊西點. Available in variety of flavours: green tea matcha, […]

Dirty Apron Cooking School & Delicatessen Restaurant, Vancouver (Crosstown) | Lunch Specials

Dirty Apron Cooking School & Delicatessen Restaurant, Vancouver (Crosstown) | Lunch Specials

    Chambar Belgian Restaurant is often regarded as one of the best fine dining restaurants in Vancouver. Their sister restaurant Cafe Medina is one, if not the best brunch spots is located next door. What about the Dirty Apron Cooking School? I often considered Dirty Apron Cooking School & […]

Soirette Macarons & Tea, Vancouver (Downtown) | Afternoon Tea

Soirette Macarons & Tea, Vancouver (Downtown) | Afternoon Tea

I like pretty things… If anyone tells you the ambiance or the decor of the place doesn’t matter at all is lying. Fact of the matter is it enhances the whole dining experience. Don’t get me wrong. I love finding those hidden gems and don’t […]

Kingsway Deli Vancouver | Vietnamese Banh Mi Subs

Kingsway Deli Vancouver | Vietnamese Banh Mi Subs

  Kingsway Deli Vancouver is a small little Vietnamese market serving banh mi subs, deli, cooked foods, dessert drinks. We were rushing back to Coquitlam, after a much eventful day of shopping and eating at Café Medina (click) and Le Marché St. George (click). We […]