Good Eats Abroad

Well, we don't always eat in our home cities, especially when we travel, so here are some places that were especially memorable that deserve revisiting!  This page is in the works, as we have plenty of reviews in the works.. too much good food, too little time!


Bears Paw Bakery

British Columbia

Bonds Fish and Chips Seafood Restaurant
Fanny Bay Oysters Shuck your own fresh creamy oysters
Muse Winery
Old Country Market Best farmer's market ever!
Sea Cider Farm Cider House
The Log House Bacon wrapped oysters.. 'nuf said
The Pointe

Richmond, BC
Bubble Queen - hands down the best mango bubble tea!
Golden Paramount Seafood Restaurant
Kam Do Bakery - old wife pastries
Kam Do Bakery x2 - more tasty pastries!
Leung Kee - Best HK style milk tea!!!
Nan Chuu Ramen Izakaya
Mei Jan Hong Singapore Pork and Beef Jerky
Parker Place Meat and BBQ
Wo Fung Desserts - get the Wind Sand wings!

Vancouver, BC
Bella Gelateria

Bing Sheng Restaurant
Fortune City Seafood Restaurant -12 course meal!

Kingyo Izakaya - Japanese fusion tapas
Kintaro Ramen - best ramen!
Kintaro Ramen - cold summer ramen!
La Taqueria

Long's Noodle House - great xiao long biao and traditional eats
Meat and Bread
Seto Japanese - Amazing traditional sushi!
Swiss Bakery Home of the amazing Frissant: pastry cream filled croissant donut!
Vivacity Restaurant 名都

Victoria, BC
Barb's Fish and Chips Floating Seafood

Barb's Fish and Chips Floating Seafood - fried oyster burger!
Dutch Bakery the best sausage rolls!
Fairmont Empress - High Tea

Goats on the Roof, Coombs Country Market
Haultain Fish and Chips
Red Fish Blue Fish Awesome "cod dog" and fish and chips

Red Fish Blue FIsh - back for more awesomeness!
Serious Coffee

Toronto, ON and surrounding area
Congee Queen (Thornhill)- awesome Chinese comfort food!
Lucky Season Hotpot Restaurant (Richmond Hill)- tasty lobster
Premiere Ballroom and Convention Centre (Richmond Hill) - dim sum in a Parisan setting
Syogun Sushi (Markham) - inexpensive all you can eat joint

Honolulu, Oahu Hawaii
Blue Water Shrimp and Seafood Market Amazing lobster platter!!
Bubba Gump's Shrimp Company
Eggs 'n Things best macadamia nut pancakes! Revisit!
Gaku Sushi Izakaya Amazing traditional Japanese fare
Gaku Sushi Izakaya Epic Omakase dinner Part 1 of 3!
Gaku Sushi Izakaya Omakase dinner Part 2 of 3!
Gaku Sushi Izakaya Tasty conclusion go Omakase dinner!
Hank's Haute Dogs Best gourmet hotdogs ever!
Izakaya Tako-No-Ki Great Japanese bar fare
Marukame Udon Avoid the eggs

Ono Philly Cheesesteak Open for late night cheesesteaks
Pretzelmaker freshly baked pretzels
Ramen Nakamura Best Ramen!!

Tokkuri Tei Local izakaya with Aloha twist

Maui Hawaii

Cheeseburger in Paradise Just as the name says!
Hula Cookies and Icecream Icecream cookie sandwich!
Huli Huli Chicken - best teriyaki glazed toasted chicken truck!
Kihei Caffe Inexpensive hearty huge breakfasts
Kimo's Restaurant Family friendly historic seafood resturant
Krispy Kreme Donuts
Lahaina Pizza Co. The best deep dish pizza on the island
Longhi's Mighty big lobster feast
Mai Tai Lounge Best Mai Tai's on the island and tasty appetizers
Mama's Fish House - best desserts and special spot in Maui!
Mana Foods - organic, vegan, vegetarian heaven
Maui Tacos - great pulled pork!
Ono Gelato Best gelato in Maui - organic +locally sourced ingredients
Ramen Ya - family style big bowls of ramen
Sansei Seafood Restaurant and Sushi Bar overrated but reviewed 
Ululani's Hawaiian Shaved Ice Best shaved ice in maui!
Ululani's Hawaiian Shaved Ice -  second location in Lahaina!

Oahu Hawaii
Dole Plantation Grille pineapple whip wooot! Revisit!
Giovanni's Shrimp Truck buttery garlicy shrimp Revisit!
Fumi's Kahuku Shrimp Truck Best shrimp truck ever!
Fumi's Kahuku Shrimp TruckBest shrimp truck x2!
Hono's Hawaii Ono Shrimp
Macky's Shrimp Truck Spicy garlic shrimp!
Matsumoto's Shaved Ice Infamous shaved ice Revisit!
Pretzel Maker

Las Vegas
Greenberg's Delicatessen Best reuben's ever!
Mon Ami Gabi Patio
Jean Philippe Patisserie Pastries/confections a must try!

Seattle, Washington
La Carta de Oaxaca

Portland, Oregon
¿Por Qué No? Taqueria

Castries, St Lucia
Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe
San Juan, Puerto Rico
St John, Antigua
St Croix, Virgin Islands
St Thomas, Virgin Islands
Cabos San Lucas
Puerto Vallarta
The Blue Shrimp Awesome Portugese shrimp!


Copenhagen, Denmark
Andersen Bakery
Torvehallerne KBH Farmer's market
Smørrebrøds heaven at Aamann's and Restaurant Schønnemann
Street foods of Copenhagen - hotdogs, soft serve, cured salmon...


Augsburg, Germany in a Day

Part 1: Stadtmarkt farmer's market and Augsburg Rathaus!

Part 2: Riegele Wirsthaus Beir and Speisen, delicious beer, sausage and gestacheltes bock - a heated rod in beer for a delicious treat!

Bamberg, Germany in a Day
Part 1: Schlenkerla smoked beer, traditional foods and the sites of an UNESCO world heritage city!
Part 2: Schlenkerla, pretzels, Leberkäse, farmer's market, traditional foods and the sites of an UNESCO world heritage city!

Frankfurt in a Day
Part 1: Bäckerei HansS, best bakeries in Germany and walking tour of Frankfurt!
Part 2: Walking tour continued, frankfurters, churches and more!
Part 3:  Walking tour con't and Kleinmarkthalle, Frankfurt's largest indoor farmer's market
Part 4: Apfelwein (apple wine) house and  Zum Gemalten Haus vs Apfelwein Wagner

Schwangau, Fussen in a Day
Part 1: One day to see Schloss Hohenschwangau, Marienbrücke, Neuschwanstein Castle in , Germany and local eats! 

Wurzburg, Germany in a Day 
The eats and sights to see! Bratwursts, currywurst, fortresses, castles...

Paris, France
L'Escargot Montorgueil Excellent food and non-snooty service!

Taipei, Taiwan