Entries from June 2008

Alibi Room

June 28th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Alibi Room (604) 623-3383 Address: 157 Alexander Street, Gastown Homepage Food menu Of all the watering holes in all the cities… a restaurant review By Jason Chin Eat Vancouver writer Saturday, June 28th 2008 ** (of four stars) Alibi Room feels like it was cooked up behind a bar by a couple of industry vets, […]

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Tags: Burgers · Modern Canadian · Pub fare

Double-Down: Au Petit Café & Long’s Noodle House

June 6th, 2008 · 13 Comments

The World’s First Double-Down Target 2.4: Au Petit Café Address: 4851 Main Street Phone: (604) 873-3328 Menu: Page 1; Page 2;

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Tags: Chinese · Pho · Xiaolongbao

Knightafter did it again…

June 4th, 2008 · 5 Comments

The last time I posted Knightafter’s phodown my brother called me to ask how it felt to see someone do a better phodown. I tried to explain to him that you really can’t say one is better than the other; they’re just different. That makes sense. Right? Well, I may have to change my tune. […]

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Tags: Pho

Raincity Grill’s takeout window opens

June 4th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Takeout Raincity Grill for lunch by the beach? Sounds like a plan to me. Press release follows. Picnic Season At Raincity Grill Vancouver, BC… Alongside the emergence of sunglasses and flip-flops, the opening of the takeout window at Raincity Grill is marking the start of Vancouver’s beach season. Opening on June 6th for the summer, […]

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Tags: News

London Bridges

June 4th, 2008 · 3 Comments

Urban Diner recently linked to this article by Globe and Mail writer Alexandra Gill, in which she has a go at West and their relatively new chef Warren Geraghty. Any testaments to the veracity of this article are best left to those perceptive diners who have been to West in the past year (i.e., not […]

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Tags: News

Rachael Ray on the art of sex

June 3rd, 2008 · No Comments

This little clip reminds us of the importance of context. As someone who has been annoyed by Ray for half a decade now, it’s also completely hilarious to my sophomoric sensibilities. Really get your shoulder into it.

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Tags: News