Ravenlady Oyster Forte

Ravenlady Oyster Forte – Ucluelet, BC

This is Part 3 of our Vancouver Island Food Adventures!  Check out the rest! Part 1: Wildside Grill – Tofino, BC Part 2: Chocolate Tofino – Tofino, BC   After visiting Tofino in the daytime, we went over to Ucluelet as that’s where we’re staying on this trip.  Our first night, it took us a […]

Chocolate Tofino – Tofino, BC

This is Part 2 of our Vancouver Island Food Adventures!  Check out the rest! Part 1: Wildside Grill – Tofino, BC Part 3: Ravenlady Oyster Forte – Ucluelet, BC   On the same visit to Wildside Grill while AngryRussian was waiting for our food, I ventured into Chocolate Tofino next door to have a look-see. As […]

Wildside Grill - Cod Club Sandwich

Wildside Grill – Tofino, BC

This is Part 1 of our Vancouver Island Food Adventures!  Check out the rest! Part 2: Chocolate Tofino – Tofino, BC Part 3: Ravenlady Oyster Forte – Ucluelet, BC   Recently AngryRussian and I celebrated our first anniversary by taking a little trip to Vancouver Island.  Our mainstay was Ucluelet but we also visited Tofino […]

Romer's Burger Bar - Sea of Cortez Shimp Tacos with Watermelon Salad

Romer’s Burger Bar Port Moody

AngryRussian and I had a double dinner date with his friends a while ago at Romer’s Burger Bar in Port Moody.  It was a sort of farewell-for-now as his friend was moving to Toronto for work.  I had been to Romer’s before but was never super impressed as I never got into their method of […]

Paia Fish Market - Kihei, Maui

Paia Fish Market – Kihei, Maui

This is Part 9 of our Maui Food Adventures!  Check out the rest! Part 1: Our Poke Adventures in Maui Part 2: Horhitos Mobile Taqueria – Kihei, Maui Part 3: Local Boys Shave Ice – Kihei, Maui Part 4: Haleakala Summit & Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon – Paia, Hawaii Part 5: Kinaole Grill Food Truck […]

Taste of Yaletown 2017

Taste of Yaletown 2017

    October is soon upon us and with that comes one of the most anticipated restaurant event of the year…you can call it Dine Out Vancouver of the Fall…and that’s Taste of Yaletown! As with Dine Out Vancouver, there will be 3 different price points ($25, $35 and $45) available for you to choose […]

Lucky's Doughnuts

Lucky’s Doughnuts

After many, many tastings, we’ve finally decided that between the two great doughnut makers in Vancouver, we 💗 Lucky’s Doughnuts > Cartems Donuterie.  What finally sealed the deal was the doughnuts we had on our most recent visit to Lucky’s. I took the reins and picked out 3 doughnuts- from the bottom: Mango Passion Bismarck ($3.50), Pistachio […]

Hy's Steakhouse - Chateaubriand for two carved and plated

Hy’s Steakhouse & Cocktail Bar Vancouver

My family and I have actually been going to Hy’s Steakhouse in Downtown Vancouver for years for special occasions.  It’s Momsie’s favorite restaurant.  We really enjoy the atmosphere and the level of service we receive everytime.  In fact, one birthday, due to our special request, our server had the bartender make an Irish Coffee that […]