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)

The Burrard Public House

January 13th, 2012. Burrard Public House           After my first encounter at Burrard Public House I had definitely wanted to come back. So.....here I am to try some more food!         The first appetizer to come out were these Fresh Flash Fried Potato Chips tossed with Cajun Spice … Continue reading The Burrard Public House

Yerba Buena (LES)

January 10th, 2011.  Yerba Buena on Avenue A     I'm becoming a regular here!  This little Latin bar/restaurant is in the Lower East Side bordering SOHO.  It's always banging out Latin music you can dance to, which gives it this great energy despite the small space.  I go and always get smiles and chit chat … Continue reading Yerba Buena (LES)

St. Augustine’s Brew Bar and Kitchen on Commercial Drive

November 5th, 2010. St. Augustine's Bar on Commercial   After an exhilerating night at the Passion World Tour we were famished!! Time to find some eats in the middle of the night..!  It was way too packed downtown so we took the skytrain back about half-way to Commercial Drive where we found a place that was … Continue reading St. Augustine’s Brew Bar and Kitchen on Commercial Drive

Macondo – New York

July 31st, 2010. jenn 's nyc - macondo nyc     After the opera a friend met up with me and offered to show me around the Lower East.  We headed to the lower east side where we visited a couple bars and even stopped for some gelato!      First we visited a friend's tapas bar called Macondo, … Continue reading Macondo – New York