Shima-ya

Restaurant: Shima-ya Cuisine: Japanese Area: Vancouver Address: 5589 Victoria Drive Parking: Street Parking Phone: (604)322-4649 Hours of Operation: Tues-Sat 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm/5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Sun 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm 1: Poor 2: OK 3: Good 4: Very good 5: Excellent Lately, I’ve been trying to cut back on my food intake...

Sushi Hachi

Restaurant: Sushi Hachi Cuisine: Japanese Area: Richmond Address: Pacific Plaza, 1287-8888 Odlin Crescent Parking: Private Parking Phone: (604)207-2882 Hours of Operation: Mon-Sat 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm 1: Poor 2: OK 3: Good 4: Very good 5: Excellent How much do we love sushi? CC and I always said that we would never be able...

Kamei Royale Japanese Restaurant

Restaurant: Kamei Royale Japanese Restaurant Cuisine: Japanese Area: Downtown Address: #211-1030 W. Georgia St Parking: Meter Parking and Underground Parking (maximum refund up to $8.00, when receipt provided to server or free after 5:00pm) Phone: (604) 687-8588 Hours of Operation: [Lunch] Weekdays 11:30am – 2:00pm;...

Black Rice Izakaya

Restaurant: Black Rice Izakaya Cuisine: Japanese Area: Yaletown Address: 782 Cambie Street Parking: Street Parking Phone: (778)379-0416 Hours of Operation: Mon-Thurs 11:00 am – 3:00 pm, 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm, Fri 11:00 am – 3:00 pm, 5:00 pm – 12:00 am, Sat-Sun 3:00 pm –...

Hachibei

Restaurant: Hachibei Cuisine: Japanese Area: Fairview Address: 778 W 16th Avenue Parking: Street Parking Phone: (604)879-3357 Hours of Operation: Mon-Sat 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm 1: Poor 2: OK 3: Good 4: Very good 5: Excellent When I first moved to Canada, I remember being asked if I ate Sushi and Sashimi everyday growing up in Japan……I...

Tokyo Thyme

Restaurant: Tokyo Thyme Cuisine: Japanese Area: Vancouver West Address: 5405 West Blvd Parking: Street Parking Phone: (604)263-3262 Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri 11:00 am – 8:00 pm, Sat 11:30 am – 8:30 pm 1: Poor 2: OK 3: Good 4: Very good 5: Excellent About couples years ago, we drove all the way to Kerrisdale to...

Rajio

Restaurant: Rajio Cuisine: Japanese Izakaya Area: Kitslano Address: 3763 10th Avenue Parking: Street Parking Phone: (604)558-1679 Hours of Operation: Sun-Thurs 5:30pm – 11:30pm, Fri-Sat 5:30pm – 12:00am 1: Poor 2: OK 3: Good 4: Very good 5: Excellent Getting older is no longer fun….I wish this would be my last birthday so that I can stay...

Octopus’ Garden

Restaurant: Octopus’ Garden Cuisine: Japanese Area: Kitsilano Address: 1995 Cornwall Avenue Parking: Street Parking Phone: (604)734-8971 Hours of Operation: Mon-Tues & Thurs-Sun 5:00pm – 10:30pm  (closed on Wednesdays) 1: Poor 2: OK 3: Good 4: Very good 5: Excellent As a sushi addict, I feel like it is my mission to try all the Japanese...

Pink Sugar Cafe

Restaurant: Pink Sugar Cafe Cuisine: Japanese Style Cafe Area: Coquitlam Address:#115-3030 Lincoln Avenue Parking: Parking Available Phone: (778)838-9205 Hours of Operation: Mon 10:00am – 2:00 pm, Tues-Fri 10:00am – 4:30pm, Sat 10:00am – 2:00pm 1: Poor 2: OK 3: Good 4: Very good 5: Excellent My mom loves hanging out with me. Why? Mostly because I...

Taka’s Take-Out sushi

Restaurant: Taka’s Take-Out Sushi Cuisine: Japanese Area: White Rock Address: 15214 Pacific Avenue Parking: Parking Available Phone: (604)538-8587 Hours of Operation: Tues-Sun 11:30am – 9:00pm 1: Poor 2: OK 3: Good 4: Very good 5: Excellent For the last few months, I’ve been looking for a reason to go to White Rock because there was...