Monthly Archives: August 2011

Q4 Ristorante (Quattro on Fourth)

Located not far from my place of employment and home of the $10 pasta, Q4 was one of the places that was on my to-do list. A friend spotted a $30 menu deal on Groupon, and that was already a … Continue reading

Richmond Night Market

What a busy weekend! Dragged two coworkers out for dinner at the Richmond Night Market, Guu Garden the next day, and Ikea meatballs the day after! While some people visit the night market for cheap DVDs, useless electronic trinkets, and … Continue reading

Guu Garden

Guu was always a frequent favourite in my casual Japanese category ever since my friends took me there for my birthday years ago. Cheap and cheerful, the Guu chain is a great alternative to the mediocre, Chinese-owned sushi places that had … Continue reading

Seasons in the Park

I have always been skeptical about restaurants strategically placed at landmarks. Are they all about real estate and not about the food? I have been to such restaurants in the past and both my palate – and wallet – were … Continue reading

DC Burger @ Diva at the Met

Ever since a friend that I met in UBC told me of a legendary $40 burger with seared foie gras and braised short rib, this had been on my to-do list for well half a year. Since I couldn’t find anybody … Continue reading