Tag: pasta

Roasted Tomato Pasta With Creamy Burrata Recipe

Roasted Tomato Pasta With Creamy Burrata Recipe

I love a good spaghetti recipe. But this quick and easy pasta recipe requires almost no cooking at all! It is clean, simple, healthy yet packs incredibly with bursts of flavour thanks to the roasted tomato! I feel like this is the perfect dinner solution […]

Doppio Zero Pizza Coquitlam | Como Lake Neapolitan Pizza

Doppio Zero Pizza Coquitlam | Como Lake Neapolitan Pizza

Doppio Zero Pizza is a Neapolitian Pizzeria in Como Lake neighbourhood of Coquiltam – specifically Como Lake at Poirier Street. I was pretty dissapointed the first time I couldn’t make it when Sherman and the wanted to meet up. Luckily, Josh arranged for another dinner to […]

Cafe de L’orangerie Vancouver (Marpole) | Japanese Fusion Pasta + Dessert

Cafe de L’orangerie Vancouver (Marpole) | Japanese Fusion Pasta + Dessert

Cafe L Orangerie Vancouver Japanese Pasta

Cafe de L’orangerie Vancouver moved from Granville Street to Marpole area on 1320 West 73rd. This location is much better. It is less busy and there is plenty of street parking. Next door is one of my favorite Malaysian restaurant Penang Delight. Cafe de L’orangerie is Japanese, Italian, French fusion with pasta as their specialty. One of my best friend, loves coming here and would often even come alone to have some dessert. I prefer to come with a few friends so we can order a variety of dishes.

Cafe de L’orangerie has friendly staff. The food is not bad and portions are fairly big. But it is shy from the wow factor. It is good for a casual dinner. Prices are quite steep.

The restaurant has minimal décor and because of the big empty space, it can get extremely noisy when it is busy. Noise just bounces off the walls.

 

 

Cafe L Orangerie Vancouver Japanese Pasta

Cafe L Orangerie Vancouver Japanese Pasta

Masago de Creamy Spaghetti 9.80: Squid, mushroom, asparagus, roe, cream. This mentaiko spaghetti is creamy but not too saucy. I like how it isn’t too salty. I would however, like to see more mushrooms and squid. It seems to have more pasta than other ingredients.

 

 

Cafe L Orangerie Vancouver Japanese Pasta

Cafe L Orangerie Vancouver Japanese Pasta

Japanese-Style Neapolitan Spaghetti with Hamburger Steak 13.80: Ham, onion, mushroom, carrot, ketchup sauce with parmesan cheese topped with a big hamburger steak patty. This rich and cheesy dish is deep. The menu states ketchup sauce (not good of fashion tomato sauce). The pasta has a sweet taste but missing some zing.

 

 

Cafe L Orangerie Vancouver Japanese Pasta

Cafe L Orangerie Vancouver Japanese Pasta

Curry Special 14.25: Hamburger steak with 2 pieces of fried prawn. This Japanese curry is mild and comes with rice. It is a good alternative if you don’t want to eat so much wheat. Topped with a big hamburger steak patty. This one was slightly under cooked.

I guess you do save the best for last.

 

 

Cafe L Orangerie Vancouver Japanese Pasta

Zunda Dango Parfait 6.95: This Asian dessert is quite filling, not too sweet and has a lot of good stuff. Rice balls, sweet edamame bean paste, red bean, ice cream and black sugar sauce.

 

 

Cafe de L’Orangerie is alright. I won’t be running back here anytime soon – except for going next door to Penang Delight. I still prefer the good old fashion Italian pasta. Don’t mess with the Italians!

 

 

 

Cafe de l'Orangerie on Urbanspoon

Cafe de L’Orangerie
URL: cafedelorangerie.ca
Cuisine: Japanese, French, Italian
Hours:
Mon 11:00 am – 3:00 pm, 4:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Tue Closed
Wed 11:00 am – 3:00 pm, 4:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am – 3:00 pm, 4:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am – 3:00 pm, 4:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
Sun 11:00 am – 10:00 pm

 

 

1320 W 73rd Ave, Vancouver, BC V6P 4R3
(604) 266-0066

 

 

 

Ask For Luigi Vancouver, (Downtown Eastside, Gastown) | Fresh Hand Made Pasta

Ask For Luigi Vancouver, (Downtown Eastside, Gastown) | Fresh Hand Made Pasta

Ask For Luigi took over the space from the old Two Chefs and a Table. We wanted to ask Luigi if the hidden camera was removed; but given the restaurant has undergone a full renovation, there is no reason to doubt. The quaint white building on […]

La Quercia, Vancouver (Point Grey)

La Quercia, Vancouver (Point Grey)

        La Quercia is a fine Italian restaurant located by UBC in the Point Grey area. This is a place where it is hard to find an opening and reservations is required. You are given 2 hours to your dining experience and your waiter […]