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Bento Lunch

When I am working in our Richmond office, I usually don’t venture out to eat in the area. I usually simply eat a combination of yogurt and granola and at times extra food that my staff brings in. But once in while I have lunch meetings, and today was one of those rare days; I…

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…

Rain, Rain, Go Away

Miserable weather today; dark, heavy rain and downright stormy. The long, mild and sunny summer really spoiled me. After picking up my boys from Chinese school, it was time to figure out where to go for lunch? Our destination of choice? McNoodle House for a nice bowl of Wunton Noodle Soup. When we arrived, I…

So Hot It Sizzles

When it comes to food court, it is difficult to compare with the one at Aberdeen Centre mall in Richmond. It definitely has the best selection of Asian cuisines, from the popular Saboten for delicious deep fried pork cutlets to the delicious giant cream puffs at Beard Papa’s. But today, it was lunch at one…

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Best Chicken Wings?

If you have ever been to the food court at Aberdeen Centre mall in Richmond, you would have noticed that one of the longer lineup would be for Wo Fung Dessert. And what were all those people lining up for? It wasn’t their dessert, it was for their deep fried chicken wings. Last year the…

Ten at TEN

I tried out a new pho restaurant after church located in the Ironwood area of Richmond. The place is small and fairly busy which is a good sign. This place is very clean and it seemed that the places the made better pho tends to be on the dingier side. After trying the food, I…