REVscene - Vancouver Automotive Forum


Welcome to the REVscene Automotive Forum forums.

Registration is Free!You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today! The banners on the left side and below do not show for registered users!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.


Go Back   REVscene Automotive Forum > Vancouver LifeStyles (VLS) > Food & Fine Dining

Food & Fine Dining Hungry? Come on down to Wings - Fun, Food and Drinks.
Top Restaurants in town? Got a good recipe to share? Share culinary info or post up photos of your delicious dish. #revsceneVLS

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 01-04-2015, 12:51 PM   #6151
Where's my RS Christmas Lobster?!
 
ed99's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Vancouver
Posts: 871
Thanked 33 Times in 22 Posts
Kyo AYCE Korean BBQ and Sushi on Granville St. Good selections there. The place was packed even on a Tuesday night. 8/10
Advertisement
ed99 is offline   Reply With Quote
This post thanked by:
Old 01-05-2015, 02:17 PM   #6152
I subscribe to the Fight Club ONLY
 
sonick's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Revscene
Posts: 7,282
Thanked 4,913 Times in 1,542 Posts
Zhao's Soup House - 8/10

I don't ordinarily review Chinese restaurants just because they are typically one and the same, but this place stood out in terms of quality.

Of course the soup is their claim to fame, but the side dishes were equally as well made with quality ingredients. Peppercorn beef with bell peppers was very tender with a lot of meat, and the spinach with salted egg was well seasoned but not overly salty.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by skyxx View Post
Sonick is a genius. I won't go into detail what's so great about his post. But it's damn good!
1999 Mazda Miata - Weekend Driver
2007 Toyota Rav4 Sport V6 - Current
2003 Mazda Protege5 - Sold
1987 BMW 325is - Sold
1990 Mazda Miata - Sold

100% Buy and Sell Feedback
sonick is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-07-2015, 05:56 PM   #6153
I *heart* Revscene.net very Muchie
 
racerman88's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: 604
Posts: 3,624
Thanked 311 Times in 196 Posts
Pink Peppercorn seafood-9/10

Was not that busy for a Friday night. Keeping in mind that this was Friday Jan 2.
We were expecting portions to be on the smaller side given our past experiences when eating at slightly more expensive restaurants. We were pleasantly wrong.
Good service from the waiter. Attentive without being overly attentive.
I had the prawns and papaya salad and my wife had the lobster and blue crab meat salad.
Bigger portions than we were expecting. Very tasty.
For the main entrees we went with the customer favourites of the salmon wellington.
Salmon was moist and the filo pastry was nice and flaky. Again, the portion was bigger than we expected.
We only managed to eat half of our entrees and had to pack them to take home.

Waiter was nice and surprised us with a complimentary creme brulee b/c we were there to celebrate my wife's birthday.
__________________
Fuelled by rice

FS www.list4all.com/racerboy88
racerman88 is offline   Reply With Quote
This post thanked by:
Old 01-07-2015, 06:03 PM   #6154
NOOB, Not Quite a Regular!
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Port Coquitlam
Posts: 44
Thanked 28 Times in 8 Posts
Jimoco Cafe & Pasta in Coquitlam.

Got it for lunch today, ordered the easiest pasta known to man; Fettuccine Alfredo. It was only $9.16 - Pasta was good, alfredo sauce was a little dry, it was more parmesan than anything I think. I guess you get what you pay for. Probably wouldnt order from there again.
E30_vert is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-07-2015, 06:34 PM   #6155
RS Veteran
 
bcrdukes's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: YYZ / YUL
Posts: 24,627
Thanked 6,415 Times in 2,528 Posts
Glad to hear the Pink Peppercorn has been consistent. I haven't been there in a while!
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by slowguy
Fuck you hipster
Quote:
Originally Posted by GLOW View Post
no one said being a hipster was cheap.
bcrdukes is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2015, 11:24 AM   #6156
Say NO to blade grinders!
 
Expresso's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: Vancouver
Posts: 7,513
Thanked 995 Times in 444 Posts
Is it me or everything at Pink Peppercorn is overly sweet? From the veg, sauces, mashed potatoes... I went twice in a 3.month time span last year with similar experiences. Havent been back since.
Expresso is online now   Reply With Quote
This post thanked by:
Old 01-08-2015, 11:30 AM   #6157
I'll never be Diggy, no matter how hard I try
 
trollguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: ☺
Posts: 4,964
Thanked 2,039 Times in 608 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by HachiSix View Post
Is it me or everything at Pink Peppercorn is overly sweet? From the veg, sauces, mashed potatoes... I went twice in a 3.month time span last year with similar experiences. Havent been back since.
sounds like you are confirming bcrdukes post that they are consistent
trollguy is online now   Reply With Quote
This post thanked by:
Old 01-08-2015, 11:36 AM   #6158
I'm a douchetool
 
TOS'd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: K°benhavn
Posts: 8,917
Thanked 5,072 Times in 1,506 Posts
Things are a little sweet there. My favourite thing is probably the prawn and papaya salad. I still think the place has a very good value and I always have to pack half the wellington for home. Tried just about every item on the menu already too. The Chef and both regular waiters are very friendly all the time.
__________________
Posted from NE 1-J W Inglis Building

Quote:
Originally Posted by dhillon09 View Post
TOS'd is really bcrdukes.
Quote:
Originally Posted by bcrdukes View Post
hahahha bcrdukes, you're a fucking retard! you are a dumb mother fucker. Go to hell you piece of shit!
Quote:
Originally Posted by bcrdukes View Post
Reference: I'm a club industry veteran myself (retired.)
TOS'd is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2015, 09:31 PM   #6159
Revscene.net has a homepage?!
 
Klondike's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Vancouver
Posts: 1,215
Thanked 2,271 Times in 462 Posts
Yeah I noticed things were overly sweet at pink peppercorn, even the mashed potatoes

When I went there, it reeked of air freshener (like the ones used in hotel bathrooms); that, and the overly sweet food, made me lose my appetite.

The service was pretty good though.

Spoiler!
__________________
'02 SAAB 9-5 Aero (5MT)
27th September 2015 - 18th December 2016,
31st January, 2017 -


'03 Toyota Corolla CE [2011 - 15th May 2016,
29th November 2016 - May 2017]
༼ つ ◕_◕ ༽つ
Klondike is offline   Reply With Quote
This post thanked by:
Old 01-09-2015, 06:58 AM   #6160
Captain Happy Bubble is my Homeboy
 
Habboy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: Surrey
Posts: 329
Thanked 419 Times in 61 Posts
Mongolie Grill on Fraser Hwy :::: 8 / 10

Fresh Ingredients -- good, friendly and courteous staff -- mmmm, cakes for dessert

I had been to the one in Richmond, but, I found this one just upped the "Mongolie" for me
Habboy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-13-2015, 11:00 PM   #6161
RS Veteran
 
bcrdukes's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: YYZ / YUL
Posts: 24,627
Thanked 6,415 Times in 2,528 Posts
Bambudda 10/10

Had the Chef Curtis Luk's 6 course chef's creation. Food and drinks - simply fantastic.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by slowguy
Fuck you hipster
Quote:
Originally Posted by GLOW View Post
no one said being a hipster was cheap.
bcrdukes is offline   Reply With Quote
This post thanked by:
Old 01-13-2015, 11:23 PM   #6162
My homepage has been set to RS
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Vancouver
Posts: 2,496
Thanked 656 Times in 205 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by bcrdukes View Post
Bambudda 10/10

Had the Chef Curtis Luk's 6 course chef's creation. Food and drinks - simply fantastic.
Guess where TOS'd is gonna go now
dyan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-13-2015, 11:27 PM   #6163
I'm a douchetool
 
TOS'd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: K°benhavn
Posts: 8,917
Thanked 5,072 Times in 1,506 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by dyan View Post
Guess where TOS'd is gonna go now
too slow.
__________________
Posted from NE 1-J W Inglis Building

Quote:
Originally Posted by dhillon09 View Post
TOS'd is really bcrdukes.
Quote:
Originally Posted by bcrdukes View Post
hahahha bcrdukes, you're a fucking retard! you are a dumb mother fucker. Go to hell you piece of shit!
Quote:
Originally Posted by bcrdukes View Post
Reference: I'm a club industry veteran myself (retired.)
TOS'd is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-22-2015, 11:29 AM   #6164
I *heart* Revscene.net very Muchie
 
Verdasco's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Rich City / Van
Posts: 3,592
Thanked 4,883 Times in 944 Posts
googled the restaurant

"o cool, a 360 view of the restaurant"




vancouver.... canada??



IBIZA!!!

Bambuddha Virtual Tour - by remake360.com
__________________
Quote:
Hey guys,

Can someone tell good or unusual dating spots? Or what was your the most unusual date? THanks for sharing!
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mr.HappySilp View Post
my bedroom =D
Quote:
Originally Posted by dhillon09 View Post
that's a great secret date spot,
i bet no girl in vancouver has seen it.
Verdasco is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-22-2015, 12:25 PM   #6165
RS Veteran
 
bcrdukes's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: YYZ / YUL
Posts: 24,627
Thanked 6,415 Times in 2,528 Posts
Definitely hit up Bambuddah Bar in Ibiza when you get a chance!
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by slowguy
Fuck you hipster
Quote:
Originally Posted by GLOW View Post
no one said being a hipster was cheap.
bcrdukes is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2015, 06:58 PM   #6166
#deephouse
 
knight604's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Vancouver
Posts: 4,184
Thanked 4,692 Times in 1,238 Posts
Had taboo yesterday , a newly opened restaurant in yaletown that serves korean fusion, not bad for a fusion type place ..

8/10
__________________
/// x AMG
knight604 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-01-2015, 08:50 AM   #6167
I help report spam so I got this! <--
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Vancouver
Posts: 2,452
Thanked 895 Times in 408 Posts
Raviolino 4th and Macdonald. Good and cheap homemade Italian take-out.
Nlkko is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-01-2015, 12:01 PM   #6168
I don't get it
 
Zordon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Burnaby
Posts: 421
Thanked 316 Times in 120 Posts
Sekai Udon Bar @ Metrotown

It's sort of reminds me of the Udon bars in Japan. The price on the other hand is pretty high for a small portion of noodles. Udon itself is good though.
Zordon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-02-2015, 11:37 AM   #6169
God of Unce
 
Armind's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: ASOT
Posts: 7,593
Thanked 167 Times in 43 Posts
Tableau Bar Bistro

Fantastic food and service!

10/10
__________________
UNCE! UNCE! UNCE! UNCE! UNCE! UNCE! UNCE! UNCE! UNCE!
Armind is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-03-2015, 06:28 PM   #6170
I am Hook'd on RS
 
hedonist's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2014
Posts: 51
Thanked 42 Times in 13 Posts
Brunch at Chambar- 9/10

Brunch at Catch 122- 8/10
hedonist is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2015, 08:58 PM   #6171
SB7
Need to Seek Professional Help
 
SB7's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: vancouver
Posts: 1,082
Thanked 4,460 Times in 437 Posts
Bit off topic but where can I find "L˛ng d˘i" in richmond or close by ?
SB7 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-14-2015, 10:25 AM   #6172
Throw yo paws in da air!
 
XplicitLuder's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: State of Trance
Posts: 4,973
Thanked 2,695 Times in 923 Posts
any recommendations on a place that has a chocolate fountain with fruits available? seen some pics around of friends who posted on fb but i forget who it was or would ask them
__________________

Proud member of GRAPE Great Revscene Action Photography Enthusiasts
PS3 Gamertag: bmello1989

2008 Infiniti M45X - Y50 (Current)
2000 Honda Prelude SH (Sold)
1995 Dodge Spirit (Sold)
1998 Nissan Maxima SE (Sold)
1996 Honda Prelude SR-V (Sold)
XplicitLuder is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-14-2015, 01:32 PM   #6173
Diagonally parked in a parallel universe
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Y
Posts: 1,482
Thanked 1,332 Times in 373 Posts
^ Capstone Tea
v_tec is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-14-2015, 04:03 PM   #6174
WOAH! i think Vtec just kicked in!
 
nsmb's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: richmond
Posts: 1,634
Thanked 1,784 Times in 221 Posts
anyone ever been denied take out before? twice in a row at the naam now

" no, were too busy " it was 4pm lol
nsmb is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2015, 08:17 AM   #6175
I contribute to threads in the offtopic forum
 
EndLeSS8's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: 604
Posts: 2,974
Thanked 506 Times in 184 Posts
Pho DON on Hastings, across from Bao Chao

Surprisingly very good pho, good service, good prices, good portions. Not too much MSG

8/10
__________________
2006 IS350
EndLeSS8 is offline   Reply With Quote
This post thanked by:
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 04:20 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.
Revscene.net cannot be held accountable for the actions of its members nor does the opinions of the members represent that of Revscene.net