Monthly Archives: May 2013

Flavour Illusions: The Templeton

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Let me start off by saying that my wife, son, and I had a solid meal at The Templeton today. The service was friendly and efficient; the premises were fairly clean; the prices were about average; ┬áthe food was typical … Continue reading

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MSG Plaza Part 2: New Spicy Chili Restaurant

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I normally don’t associate restaurants that serve authentic Szechuan cuisine with MSG. The dishes in Szechuan cuisine usually have such an overabundance of hot, spicy, and numbing flavours (mala flavours) that there is really not a need for the flavour-enhancing … Continue reading

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MSG Plaza Part 1: Jubilant Restaurant

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For some inexplicable reason, out of the countless restaurants in Richmond we intended to try out but have yet to visit, my wife and I decided to visit two restaurants that were not previously on our culinary radar located in … Continue reading

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Crystal Mall Food Court: Delicious BBQ

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I normally do not do Cantonese BBQ meat rice plates because their portion sizes never seem to satisfy me. But since I’m making it a goal of mine to try out the food from every single stall in the Crystal … Continue reading

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My favorite since age 10: Carl’s Jr.

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Carl’s Jr. has been my favorite fast food restaurant since grade 4. Something happened during that year that forever endeared the restaurant to me…but I have forgotten what it was. All I remember is that I thought that their burgers … Continue reading

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Isn’t this a HK Cafe?: Yuu Japanese Tapas

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It is rare that I eat alone, but I had to when I visited Yuu Japanese Tapas last week. I had a meeting in Richmond that extended from early afternoon into dinner time. It was too late to drive home … Continue reading

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New and Noteworthy: Marutama Ra-men

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Today I visited the newest member of the west end ramen district: Marutama Ra-men. It is the second new ramen place with the kanji character ‘maru’ in its name to open in the west end the the past few months … Continue reading

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