Foraging on a Friday Night

The Forage Restaurant, located in the Listel Hotel on Robson Street has been on my radar for quite some time now. But with a name like Forage, I guess my brain kept ignoring it as it simply sounded vegetarian. Visions of people roaming the forest searching for wild berries, vegetables, and wild mushrooms come to…

Japanese Western

I am not writing about Japanese cowboy movies. Is there such a thing as Japanese Westerns? I am pretty sure there is. But today, I am sharing with you my experience with Yoshoku. Yoshoku refers to a style of Japanese cuisine that has been heavily influenced by Western cuisine. Many Japanese coffee shops would serve…

Sandwich Masters

During the work week in downtown Vancouver, one of my favourite places for lunch is Meat and Bread. Imagine my joy when they opened a second location on West Pender Street near Burrard Street just a block from our downtown office. And yes they do have lineups that spills out onto the side walk, but…