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Living Life According to the Manual: Dynasty Seafood Restaurant

Crouching against a 23 foot high stucco wall under a concrete staircase cracked thirty six different ways gently blasted by the 23 degree (celsius) Southern California summer breeze in constant lookout for the ruthless aluminum-bat-weilding, way-too-old-for-highschool dorm proctor I was … Continue reading

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A (Partial) Introduction to Guizhou Cuisine: Yummy Mammy

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Ever since I found out that there is a whole new world of regional Asian restaurants in the Burnaby/Vancouver border waiting for me to explore, I have insisted on staying for dinner in Burnaby every Saturday after picking my daughter … 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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Neapolitan Pizza: The Bibo

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My wife and I place The Bibo at the top spot in terms of tastiness among local Neapolitan pizza places that we have tried ( and which I have mostly neglected to write posts about ). If distance and time … Continue reading

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You Don’t Need To Order Noodles To Enjoy Your Meal: Lucky Noodles

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Sometimes you get so stuck in a particular thought pattern and mindset that you fail to see the numerous obvious options that are staring right at you. My mind happened to be stuck in the particularly pathetic logic of first … Continue reading

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“Vietnamese-lite”: One Saigon

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I found out about One Saigon while waiting for a table at ShiZen Ya next door. I noticed that the tiny Vietnamese place had the “must-try” trifecta: all of its tables were occupied, a sizable lineup of diners were waiting to … Continue reading

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Whistler: Pasta Lupino

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My family visited Pasta Lupino for a high-carb lunch after another morning of skiing in Whistler. The restaurant is located right across the street from Splitz Grill. We actually stumbled upon the busy restaurant the night before our visit when we … Continue reading

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