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Review: Cafeteria

by gigi on September 19, 2010

I first heard about Cafeteria when I wanted to make a repeat visit to Ping’s Cafe. I was trying to review Ping’s menu offerings when I found out that it had actually closed down and the owners had sold its space to the owners of Pied a Terre and La Buca. Cafeteria’s concept sounded pretty […]

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Review: Ogenki Sushi Update

by gigi on March 8, 2010

Jenkins and I used to be frequent visitors to Ogenki Sushi. We really enjoyed their cheap and tasty rolls and we always happened to be in the neighborhood. We noticed that they renovated sometime during the winter and since it had been quite some time since our last visit, we decided to see if anything […]


Review: Long’s Noodle House

by gigi on November 19, 2009

Jenkins and I were in the Main Street area and were looking for a quick bite to eat. It was around 2 in the afternoon so we were hoping that Au Petit Cafe would not be too busy and we could lunch on some Vietnamese subs. Even though we considered it to be pretty late […]


Review: Ping’s Cafe

by gigi on September 17, 2009

When I first read about Ping’s Cafe, it sounded like a different take on Japanese food from what we were used to in Vancouver. Ping’s Cafe features Japanese Yoshuku food, which is basically a Japanese take on Western dishes. I guess you can call it a specialized type of fusion food. Located right by Main […]


Review: Sushiyama

by gigi on August 25, 2009

After reading Sherman’s post about Sushiyama a while back, I decided to give it a try. I had driven past it several times and had no idea that such a Vancouver sushi gem lay behind its doors. We decided to start first with a dish of appetizer sashimi. I was pleased to see that this […]


Review: Les Faux Bourgeois

by gigi on July 21, 2009

Jenkins and I took Pick out for dinner one evening as a super belated present to thank him for designing our wedding invitations last year. Both PIck and I agreed quickly that the best place to have our dinner would be Les Faux Bourgeois. It was on both of our lists of places to go […]