From the monthly archives:

June 2010

Review: Atithi Indian Cuisine

by gigi on June 30, 2010

Way back in April, I went for dinner during Dine Out with my and Nav’s families. It was a couple of months before Nav and Grick’s wedding at that time so there were a few wedding day logistics we had to discuss. My mom suggested going to Atithi Indian Cuisine on Burrard. She had gone […]


Review: Secret Garden Tea Company

by gigi on June 28, 2010

My friend Cat got married about a month ago and just prior to the wedding, I attended her bridal shower. Luckily for me, it was afternoon tea and even luckier for me, it was at the Secret Garden Tea Company in Kerrisdale. The last time I was at Secret Garden, it was actually for my […]

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Review: Darby’s Pub

by gigi on June 24, 2010

Before I start this review, I must make a disclaimer and say that I’m friends with Kiyo, who manages Darby’s Pub. He’s been trying to get me to come to Darby’s for quite some time now and due our busy schedules, it just never happened. The opportunity finally presented itself one day when we were […]


Review: Stella’s on Cambie

by gigi on June 21, 2010

Jenkins and I went out with his family one day to Stella’s on Cambie. When I tried to call and make reservations, I was told that they were not accepted. Luckily for us, when we arrived at about 7PM, there was only a short wait before we were seated. Previous to this visit, I had […]


Benkei Ramen on 5th Ave Opening

by gigi on June 17, 2010

A while back, Jenkins and I were invited to the grand opening of Benkei Ramen’s E. 5th Avenue location. Not only did we have an opportunity to sample the noodles, we were also invited to take a tour of the kitchen. After we arrived, we found out that Benkei had invited a few food bloggers […]


Review: Cru

by gigi on June 14, 2010

It’s been quite a while since I embarked on this journey called Ho Yummy. My first post ever was a birthday dinner I had at Cru. What better way to come full circle by going back to Cru? The opportunity presented itself when I heard about the restaurant’s $99 Couples Night special on Thursdays. For […]