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Ardor: Baoqi

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Dear pho of Baoqi, Embrace me. Take me into your arms. Envelop me with you warm, sweet fragrant stock. Allow me to stroke the tendrils of your velvety rice noodles. Caress me all over with slices of your tender, raw … Continue reading

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Light, light, and lite: Bistro Sakana

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My original plan was to visit the new southern BBQ place on Denman for lunch today, but my wife convinced me that it would probably be a better idea to wait for the restaurant to work out its newly-opened-restaurant kinks … Continue reading

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The Burger Chronicles: Hamilton Street Grill

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My ongoing quest for the best local burger brought me to Hamilton Street Grill for lunch today. I have read and heard good things about its burger, and I wanted to try it out for myself. I brought along the … Continue reading

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The “Anti-Gastropub”: Phat

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Even though the restaurant has somewhat of a lame name, and even though its menu is a mishmash of breakfast items, deli sandwiches, and (North American) pub grub, my wife, son, and I had a very enjoyable lunch at Phat. … Continue reading

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Downtown Sushi Town (Clone) in Yaletown

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Yamato Sushi – I wouldn’t have known about tiny Yamato Sushi on Davie if not for its being one of the more popular downtown/Yaletown sushi places on Urbanspoon. From the reviews, I gathered that it wasn’t popular for its authenticity … Continue reading

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Don’t Believe the Negative Hype (Just Like You Shouldn’t Believe Positive Hype).

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Ramen Jinya – My post today was originally going to be about my father’s day dinner at Gotham Steakhouse, but when I got home, I realized that the pictures I took today were simply too dark. They probably need a … Continue reading

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The Burger Chronicles: The 80’s Themed Sub-$8 Meal Deal

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Sunset Burgers – I must say that I’m a sucker for meal deals. If a restaurant offers a regular menu item at a discounted price during a specific period of time, you can bet that I will try to visit … Continue reading

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