Category: Cafe

Faubourg Donates $20,000 to BC Cancer Foundation

On Sunday, March 20, 2016 (Macaron Day), Faubourg offered its Parisian-style macarons for $1 each and matched every dollar of macaron sales, donating the proceeds to benefit the BC Cancer Foundation (www.bccancerfoundation.com). To celebrate the success, Faubourg held a celebration at their Hornby St. location to announce the final donation amount: $20,000! Many congratulations to Faubourg […]

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Firebird Cafe with Chinese Bites

3779 Sexsmith Rd #1118, Richmond, BC I visited Firebird Cafe in Richmond as part of a tasting with Chinese Bites. This Hong Kong style cafe offers the typical menu items like Western Style dishes (such as spaghetti or baked rice dishes) as well as Taiwanese appetizers, bubble tea, thick toast, customizable soup + noodle bowls […]

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Cafe Medina

780 Richards Street, Vancouver, BC Food Rating: 9/10 Having dined at many brunch spots in Vancouver, Medina Cafe still tops the list as one of my all-time favourites. I fell in love with Medina years ago, when they had just opened in Crosstown and most of Vancouver hadn’t yet caught wind of their amazing waffles […]

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Hawksworth #BrunchClub and Bel Cafe

801 W Georgia St, Vancouver, BC  Food Rating: 7.5/10 My first visit to Hawksworth was made possible by attending Brunch Club- their 2 for 1 Brunch special they offer on holiday long weekends. I don’t often eat at “fancy” restaurants, 1) because my wallet really wouldn’t be able to handle that, and 2) I’ve often found that […]

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Trafiq Cafe & Bakery

4216 Main Street, Vancouver, BC Food Rating: 9.5/10 I’ve passed by this cafe tons of times, but to be honest, the outside never looked appealing to me, and I never googled the place! (Bad foodie/blogger move!) I’ve learned the lesson, “don’t judge a book by its cover” thousands of times, but because food (and restaurant) […]

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