From the monthly archives:

February 2010

Review: Hapa Izakaya (Yaletown)

by gigi on February 25, 2010

When Jenkins and I found out that Hapa Izakaya was going to open up at Shiru Bay’s old location in Yaletown, we were both quite happy. Finally, another tasty izakaya opening up in Yaletown and filling in the void left when Shiru Bay vacated. Even though it was a Friday night, Jenkins and I arrived […]


Review: Nuba (West Hastings)

by gigi on February 24, 2010

Nuba is another place that has been on my must-eat list for quite a while. The opportunity finally presented itself one day when Louis, Jae, and I had more time than usual for lunch. We took a nice stroll on a sunny day down to what I think is the first Nuba location tucked away […]


Review: House of Dosas

by gigi on February 21, 2010

I drive past the House of Dosas at the corner of Kingsway and Boundary a lot on my way to work and it always looked pretty busy inside, regardless of the time of day. After hearing from Chris that the dosas were pretty tasty, Keith and I found some time to drive over to the […]


Review: Urban Thai

by gigi on February 17, 2010

Jenkins and I received some coupons in the mail from the Thai House group of restaurants so when it came time for us to pick a restaurant for our upcoming date night, the decision was more or less made for us. We used to frequent Urban Thai in Yaletown quite a bit but for some […]


Review: Kushi Box

by gigi on February 16, 2010

There have been quite a few interesting restaurants opening up near where I work downtown, which has been tempting me to neglect my packed lunch so I can try all the goodies around me. Louis and Jae alerted me to the opening of Kushi Box one day and since I had only brought a small […]


Olympics: Atlantic Canada House

by gigi on February 14, 2010

On the second day of the Olympics, Jenkins and I ventured to Granville Island with Mike and Victoria to check out the sights. In particular, we wanted to check out the tastings at Atlantic Canada House, which were available at 11:30AM, 2PM, and 5PM daily during the course of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games. After […]