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Tokyo: Sushi Dai at Tsukiji Fish Market

by gigi on February 1, 2011

One of the things I was most looking forward to for my Tokyo trip was my impending visit to Tsukiji Fish Market, the largest fish market in the world. I had heard countless stories from people going to the market and indulging in a breakfast of some of the freshest fish one can imagine and […]


Review: Kimura Sushi & Japanese Cuisine

by gigi on January 13, 2011

I had actually wanted to try Kimura Sushi for quite a while but it’s a bit out of the way from where I live and I don’t work in Burnaby as much as I used to. Luckily for me, my aunt and uncle live psuedo-close and since my aunt has been telling me to go […]


Review: Toratatsu

by gigi on December 16, 2010

Ever since I found out that Toratatsu was owned by the same people as the now-defunct Shiru Bay Chopstick Cafe, I had wanted to give it a try. However, since it was located on Denman, it was always a bit inconvenient for me to make it out there. Luckily for me, I saw a Groupon […]


Review: Kamiya Sushi

by gigi on October 13, 2010

Ned and I were both in need of lunch one day and we happened to be working downtown. That turned out to be lucky for us because if we were working in Burnaby, food options may be harder to come by. In any case, I was in the mood for sushi so Ned suggested that […]


Review: Taiyo Sushi

by gigi on July 27, 2010

Jenkins and I were wandering the streets of Commercial one weekend afternoon when we realized it was time for lunch. We weren’t really sure what we wanted to eat that day and after passing a bunch of potential locations that required a line-up, we finally ended up at Taiyo Sushi, more because we’d be seated […]


Vancouver Foodie Tour, Part 2

by gigi on July 8, 2010

Vancouver Foodie Tour, Part 1 When we last left off, I was pondering my dilemma as to how I was going sample three more stops on the Foodie Tour when I was starting to get full. What kind of food person was I? I was first introduced to ShuRaku a few years back by one […]