NEVER HEARD OF IT | Eating Noodles Soaked In Awesome At Hoi An Cafe On Victoria Drive

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Eating Noodles Soaked In Awesome At Hoi An Cafe On Victoria Drive

by Ken Tsui | Unassuming little Hoi An Cafe is one of the many delicious reasons why Victoria Drive has a well earned reputation for having some of the best Vietnamese and Cambodian restaurants in town. Named after an historic port town in central Vietnam, the always buzzing eatery serves reflections of its namesake's signature dishes, most notably mi quang and cao lau. Both start with the rehydration of rice noodles in tamarind and tumeric water, which gives them their… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Exploring Strip Malls In Search Of A Genuine Filipino Food Experience

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Exploring Strip Malls In Search Of A Genuine Filipino Food Experience

by Ken Tsui | Ask any Filipino about where to get an authentic, traditional homestyle meal and they’ll almost always invite you over to their mom’s house… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Picking Cool Sake Cups And Slurping Cold Buckwheat Soba At Kinome

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Picking Cool Sake Cups And Slurping Cold Buckwheat Soba At Kinome

by Ken Tsui | Kinome Japanese Kitchen sits on a quiet West Side strip -- the old Dan location, to be exact (2511 W Broadway). With its understated frontage,… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Homestyle Sustainable Satisfaction At “Shanti’s Curries” On Main St.

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Homestyle Sustainable Satisfaction At “Shanti’s Curries” On Main St.

by Ken Tsui | Shanti’s Curries is dishing out a very focused menu with organic, ethical, non-GMO ingredients on Main Street. With less than ten items… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Getting Hot With Spicy Hunanese Fare At Kingsway’s “Lucky Noodle”

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Getting Hot With Spicy Hunanese Fare At Kingsway’s “Lucky Noodle”

by Ken Tsui | There are several blocks of Kingsway where the street is dedicated to Chinese foods that will keep you warm on the last of these cold winter… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Meaty Bowls Of Clay Pot Rice At “The Soup House” On Victoria Dr.

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Meaty Bowls Of Clay Pot Rice At “The Soup House” On Victoria Dr.

by Ken Tsui | The Soup House on Victoria Drive serves up practically every combination of classic clay pot rice imaginable -- over 30 in all. While it owns… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Slurping Up Bowls Of Comforting Goodness “Huang’s Beef Noodle”

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Slurping Up Bowls Of Comforting Goodness “Huang’s Beef Noodle”

by Ken Tsui | Huang’s Beef Noodle, located on the outer reaches of Victoria Drive, is an old standby dedicated to Taiwanese beef noodle soup. The staple… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Digging Into Glorious Bowls At Max Noodle House On Alexander Rd.

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Digging Into Glorious Bowls At Max Noodle House On Alexander Rd.

by Ken Tsui | Let’s get one thing straight right off the top; in the battle for the best wonton noodle, Michigan Noodle House was the reigning champion until… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Savoury Tofu Pudding Soup And Tianjin Wraps At “O’ Tray Noodle”

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Savoury Tofu Pudding Soup And Tianjin Wraps At “O’ Tray Noodle”

by Ken Tsui | Tucked between the Radisson Hotel and T&T Supermarket in Richmond, the food court at the Presidential Plaza feels like a complete… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | The Crispy Strip Mall Awesomeness Of Richmond’s “LA Chicken”

NEVER HEARD OF IT | The Crispy Strip Mall Awesomeness Of Richmond’s “LA Chicken”

by Ken Tsui | Comedian Chris Rock once famously quipped that “after you have Popeyes, you need one of those ‘Men in Black’ memory sticks to erase your… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Getting Jiggly With It At Richmond’s Aptly Named ‘Excellent Tofu’

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Getting Jiggly With It At Richmond’s Aptly Named ‘Excellent Tofu’

by Ken Tsui | Tofu gets a bad rap for being bland but Excellent Tofu & Snack is all about changing those expectations with clean and refreshing… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Northern Vietnamese Cuisine Finds Home At East Van’s “Mr. Red”

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Northern Vietnamese Cuisine Finds Home At East Van’s “Mr. Red”

by Ken Tsui | Mr. Red Cafe has only been open in Hastings-Sunrise neighbourhood for a few months now but it’s already being praised as a rare taste of… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Scarfing Koobideh & Crispy Tahdig At Persian-Flavoured Zeitoon

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Scarfing Koobideh & Crispy Tahdig At Persian-Flavoured Zeitoon

by Ken Tsui | Persian eatery Zeitoon is well known on the North Shore for its delicious koobideh kebab. It's a mixture of minced beef and spices… more 

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