Trafiq

I had seen so many Vancouver foodies & Instagram accounts post about the spectacular handmade cakes at Trafiq that I couldn’t take it anymore. I made a visit to this French inspired cafe with cake in mind. There are many other delicious looking things at Trafiq too like their sandwiches, quiches, cookies and brownies. I…

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Anh and Chi

I love the stories behind family run restaurants. Anh and Chi is a recently revamped Vietnamese restaurant on Main Street in Vancouver. It used to be a restaurant named Pho Hoang. The children of the husband & wife owners revamped it to its current state. What a meaningful story and its so touching how they…

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Earnest Ice Cream (Mount Pleasant location)

Earnest Ice Cream, in my opinion, started the small batch artisanal ice cream trend in Vancouver. They have 2 shops in Vancouver. One in the Kensington area and the other in the Mount Pleasant area. This post is about the newer shop in the latter location. Earnest Ice Cream started out as a modified bicycle…

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Swiss Bakery

Swiss Bakery became very popular a few years ago when they started making frissants, their version of cronuts. A cronut is a cross between a croissant and a doughnut. The original creators of the cronut is the Dominique Ansel bakery in New York. You end up with a tall and fluffy doughnut with a memorable…

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Rooster’s Ice Cream

The ice cream craze has hit Vancouver hard in many forms.¬†You can find places that serve your favourite hard and soft ice creams or even get creative with liquid nitrogen frozen.¬†Rooster’s Ice Cream has recently opened on East Broadway in Vancouver. They are making their own hard ice creams with a focus on local ingredients…

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