Kinaole Grill Food Truck - Kihei, Maui

Kinaole Grill Food Truck – Kihei, Maui

This is Part 5 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   After another long beach day, we […]

Horhitos Mobile Taqueria Maui Kihei

Horhitos Mobile Taqueria – Kihei, Maui

This is Part 2 of our Maui Food Adventures!  Check out the rest! Part 1: Our Poke Adventures in 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 – Kihei, Maui   We knew we were going to […]

Costco Hawaii Kajiki Sea Asparagus Poke

Our Poke Adventures in Maui

This is Part 1 of our Maui Food Adventures!  Check out the rest! 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 – Kihei, Maui   Ever since (and honestly, even before) […]

Royal Dinette Wagyu Beef Tartare

Dine Out Vancouver 2017: Royal Dinette

Royal Dinette was one of our two $40 picks this dine out season.  In 2016 they were voted “Best New Restaurant” in Vancouver Magazine and also “Best New Restaurant in Canada” in enRoute Magazine, so that sounds promising right?! I really liked the ambiance of Royal Dinette…they had a really warm glow and a very […]

Juniper Restaurant Holiday Cobbler cocktail

Juniper Restaurant

My pick this year for my annual birthday dinner with Fannypack was Juniper Restaurant in Chinatown.  I was intrigued with their huge gin cocktail menu and Fannypack sure sounded excited when I suggested the place so off we went! We were seated in a very private corner of the dining room area.  The privacy was nice but […]

Dine Out Vancouver 2015: Wildebeest

I’ll be honest with you.  Wildebeest was not on my list of restaurants to try after looking at the menu.  The only thing that looked remotely interesting to me was the Bison Carpaccio.  But I DID tell Fannypack to pick the restaurants and for once she did!  So I bit my tongue and went with […]

Taqueria Playa Tropical

Wendy and I have recently been on a bit of a quest to find the best restaurant in New Westminster.  We tried some of the overly hyped restaurants at the River Market, but somehow this lesser-known gem slipped our mind.  Taqueria Playa Tropical is an authentic Mexican restaurant on 6th St. that we have been […]

Birthday dinner #3 – Locals Restaurant at the Old House

We spent the holidays over on Vancouver Island this year.  There didn’t seem to be too many fine dining choices in the Comox Valley area, but it was recommended we go to Locals Restaurant in Courtenay, so for my official birthday dinner celebration with Hitman that’s where we went.  They’re known for sourcing their food locally […]