Monthly Archives: October 2012

Satisfying? Yes. Amazing? No.

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Chez Meme Baguette Bistro – I think I’ve been spoiled by the numerous amazing bahn mi’s that I’ve had in the Veitnamese-expat-heavy cities that I have lived in during the past decade. The combination of the French baguette and French … Continue reading

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Fairly Good, But I’ll Go Broke If I Become A Regular

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Hoi Tong – I would’ve never thought that a typical Chinese dinner (for two adults and two children) comprising of typical dishes involving non-exotic ingredients in a restaurant barely larger than a typical hole-in-the-wall joint and located in an nondescript … Continue reading

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Food Trucks: Mr. Shawarma

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Mr. Shawarma – I drive through Robson on an almost daily basis, and shutting off the section between Hornby and Howe down to vehicular traffic has been more than a bit annoying to me. It may seem minor, but the … Continue reading

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Osaka: Instant Ramen Museum

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Although it is not one of the “major” museums or tourist attractions of Osaka, my wife and I decided to make a trip out to one of the outlying suburbs of the city to visit The Momofuku Ando Instant Ramen … Continue reading

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Food Trucks: Guanaco (my first Salvadorian experience)

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Guanaco – El Salvador: a Central American┬ácountry and culture that is completely foreign to me. The thought of trying Salvadorian food wouldn’t even have crossed my mind if I had not been offered a sample of an entire pupusa while … Continue reading

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Food Trucks: Tacofino (the right kind of fusion)

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Tacofino – With such a thriving local food truck (cart) scene, I kinda feel bad for not trying more of them out. I think I’ve only ever tried food from one local food truck (not taking into account the ubiquitous … Continue reading

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Not A Sea Lover

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C-Lover’s Fish and Chips – Fish and chips: not something that I eat often. Even though I’ve hardly ever met a deep fried item that I don’t agree with, fish is the one thing that I think is better when … Continue reading

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