Puff Balls

Beta 5. Need I say more? You know exactly what I mean if you have been here before. And if you haven’t, get going. Like now! A few years ago one of my coworkers would bring these amazing puffs of delight into our office cuz his sister used to work there. I was obsessed with … Continue reading Puff Balls

N&K $50 Bruncheria Cafe Meal Contest Rules

Click here to read N&K's review of Bruncheria. Contest opens May 4, 2019 and closes on May 17, 2019. Follow Bruncheria Cafe on Instagram*.Follow Nals and Kells on Instagram*.Like the post**.Tag a brunch Friend**.Each tagged Friend is one entry. Tag as many friends as you'd like**. N&K will randomly select one lucky Winner and notify … Continue reading N&K $50 Bruncheria Cafe Meal Contest Rules

Review of Bruncheria Cafe (New Westminster)

Nals and the Mr felt like a spot of brunch one weekend. And, we happened upon Bruncheria Cafe ... so in we went. And we were not disappointed. Hey guess what?! N&K has a new contest starting later today. For more details on the "Win a $50 Bruncheria Cafe Meal" Contest Rules, just click here. … Continue reading Review of Bruncheria Cafe (New Westminster)

Review of Uli’s Restaurant (White Rock)

Uli's is a delightful restaurant on waterfront in White Rock. Nals & Missy R went there for brunch in early February for our 16th Friend-a-versary Celebration. As it was wintertime, it was cool. But that usually-shy sun was shining brightly. And I could easily see where the pier was nipped off in the storm a … Continue reading Review of Uli’s Restaurant (White Rock)

Restaurant Review: Cold Havana Nights

Both Kells & I have been to Havana (Cuban Restaurant on Commercial Drive) several times. And, since we were having out-of-towners join us, we wanted to take them somewheres new! No Reservations Because we were going to a show, we were hoping to make reservations. I checked online 2 weeks before. Son of a buggerball: … Continue reading Restaurant Review: Cold Havana Nights

Gabs and Grub at Glowbal Restaurant 

I was invited to a work dinner last month. When the organizer mentioned it was at Glowbal, I was sure I misheard. Never heard of Glowbal. Was it a dinner at Global TV studios? Or...? Apparently, Glowbal has won some awards and is ‘fusion cuisine' that is ‘stripped down to North American' roots. It is … Continue reading Gabs and Grub at Glowbal Restaurant 

Why did the chicken cross the road?

So finding good fried chicken in the Pacific Northwest is like trying to find fresh seafood in the desert. Its hard to find. I'm still searching for an amazing chicken and waffles in Vancouver. But there's this local joint in the heart of gastown that's pumping out some amazing fried chicken and other great bbq'd … Continue reading Why did the chicken cross the road?

Divine Trinity of Coffee, Chocolate & Chinwags: a review of Cafe Divano

We've been to the Coquitlam & Port Moody locations of Cafe Divano. The place has a large open airy feel to it despite the rich dark wood furniture. Terrace is large, especially the Coquitlam location.  You can sit comfortably and have your coffee alone while reading the paper... or have a good long chinwag with … Continue reading Divine Trinity of Coffee, Chocolate & Chinwags: a review of Cafe Divano

Vancouver Food Truck Issue 2

Here is the next installment of the N&K Vancouver Food Truck reviews...  with a bonus Festival section. This post is based on the Carnaval del Sol, which is a spicy festival for the Latin Americas. .   .  . L  a s t   year we tried La Taqueria We ordered a trio of tacos: asada (tender grilled … Continue reading Vancouver Food Truck Issue 2

Let’s get Poke-d

Poké is a popular & quick Hawaiian lunch dish. It translates 'to slice or cut’. Typically, poké bowls consist of a rice base, raw fish (or tofu), seasonings, veg and dressing. Unfortunately, we haven't had authentic Hawaiian Poké‏ (yet)… so bear with us².‌ Westcoast Poké is on Cambie in Vancouver, BC. It's all long wooden … Continue reading Let’s get Poke-d