Tag: Chinese food

  • Chopstick Fest at New Starlet Restaurant

    From October 15th to the 30th, 2016 over thirty restaurants around Metro Vancouver will be featuring their unique dishes to customers during Chopstick Fest, the Chinese restaurant version of Dine Out Vancouver. The festival allows participants to look beyond well-known favourites like Dim sum and Kung Pao Chicken; the organizers have made it their mission…

  • Mr Chilli Spices Up East Hastings Street

    The south-side of the block of Hastings Street just east of Boundary Road where Mr Chilli is located is a┬átotally non-descript strip of businesses. A couple of used book stores, Comor Sports on the corner, a float tank shop, and well, not much else going on along the block. Perhaps a challenging location for a…

  • Richmond Public Market

    After a long day of watching our kids playing at the Terra Nova playground we needed a family feast, and fast.     So we stopped into the Wonder Wok on the second floor of the Richmond Public Market.     We went with the four dishes for $26 combo.  Our kids loved the green beans and…

  • The Indian Wok – Burnaby

    On Kingsway just barely east of Royal Oak Ave is The Indian Wok – a restaurant serving delightful Indian style Chinese food. The proprietor and her husband were born in China and raised in India and developed their food style from their Chinese upbringing in India. The first dish we had was a plate of…

  • On Lok Chinese Restaurant

    On our way home from the Candy Land Festival in Vancouver’s Yaletown last weekend, the family was getting grumpy from hunger. Seeing as we were headed up Hastings Street I decided to wheel into On Lok Restaurant, a classic Chinese food joint on Hastings, between Victoria Drive and Nanaimo. The following are the pics from…

  • Lucky Gate Restaurant; The Best Northern Chinese Food In Town?

    The Lucky Gate restaurant (best northern Chinese food in town; according to their menu) is located in a kind of nondescript, rundown block of Austin Avenue in Coquitlam. And, the fact of the matter is, they make some of the best Chinese food I have had out here in the burbs. For lunch today my…