Zakkushi on Denman (Vancouver Downtown)

March 2nd, 2013. Yum Time @ Zakkushi!!         After a bit of a social dry spell I was more than excited about an evening of eats with Richard to explore a place we'd heard so much about... Zakkushi on Denman!     Zakkushi is a Japanese Izakaya bar space that focuses on … Continue reading Zakkushi on Denman (Vancouver Downtown)

The Diamond (Gastown)

March 8th, 2012. The Diamond         A cool, but mild spring evening.  Robert and I jaunted down to Gastown to unwind and just revel in the atmosphere.             We had a bit of trouble finding The Diamond initially, but after a bit of wandering and plenty of … Continue reading The Diamond (Gastown)

Terracotta Modern Chinese

June 1st, 2010. Terracotta in Gastown      New friend, Selim, invited me to come check out a brand new "restaurant" in Gastown called Terracotta.  It's supposed to be a "hip & trendy" take on Chinese food.  Basically, a "tapas style" place to come for drinks, judging by the fact that there seem to be some … Continue reading Terracotta Modern Chinese