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Review: De Dutch Pannekoek House

by gigi on December 13, 2011

I was recently contacted by De Dutch Pannekoek House about a Facebook promotion they were running in December to have people choose between savoury and sweet items. The incentive for people to participate is that if you like the De Dutch Facebook page and vote, you get a 25% off code to use at De Dutch. […]


Review: Brunch at Yew

by gigi on November 3, 2011

I know I’ve done a review on Yew previously but I had never been for brunch. If you recall, there was a group buy deal for brunch at Yew quite a few months back but it doesn’t expire until November. I had bought a coupon with the intention of using it up with Snoopy, who […]


San Francisco: Hollywood Cafe

by gigi on September 21, 2011

Jenkins and I were off to Fisherman’s Wharf one morning so I hunted around for a good breakfast place nearby. It looked like Hollywood Cafe had some pretty good reviews and it was conveniently located a few blocks from the wharf so we decided to check it out. Even though we were there on a […]


Review: Brunch at Milestone’s (Yaletown)

by gigi on August 8, 2011

As I have often remarked, I’m not a huge fan of chain restaurants but sometimes they do have some good eats. Even though it’s been quite a while since my last dinner at Milestone’s, I must say that I’ve always enjoyed their brunches. The value has always been fairly good, given the quality of food […]


On one rare Sunday morning, both Jenkins and I were up pretty early so we decided to take advantage of this special occasion by going out for brunch. It was actually fairly early in the morning (at least for us) and since it was close by, Jenkins and I ended up milling outside Twisted Fork […]


Vancouver Foodie Tour, Part 1

by gigi on July 6, 2010

A couple of weeks ago, Michelle Ng, founder of Foodie Tour, invited me attend the Granville Foodie Tour. I had heard about food tours in other cities so I thought it was a great idea that something similar had finally started up in Vancouver. From what I understand, Michelle started the Foodie Tour a little […]