Appetizer platter: jelly fish, roasted pork and duck The platter was pretty standard, and we noticed that there weren’t any vegetarian options. Lil’ bun was pleasantly surprised that the jellyfish wasn’t spicy since usually it tends to be and the duck was a nice addition.
Mother deer got a cake from Anna’s cake house for lil’ bun’s birthday. We never get our birthday cakes here but they’re pastries are quite good so we figured that we would give it a try. And boy…it was not a very good call to make because we were definitely not impressed with this one.
I rarely ever go out for dim sum but I was back visiting home and a few of mother deer’s friends wanted to take me out for brunch so we decided to go. Originally we were going to Golden Lake but it was packed so we went to Van dragon further down Hastings instead.
Lil bun, mother deer and I went out for dimsum brunch a while back because I was craving the mushroom buns they had at Golden Lake. We ordered shrimp rice rolls and shrimp dumplings because those are one of our favorites to get for dimsum. There was plenty of shrimp in both and were glad […]
It was that time again…time for a family dinner and this time it was at Top Gun in Richmond. Appetizer platter: It had baby chili octopus,wood ear mushrooms, pork belly, tofu skin stuffed with shiitake mushrooms, imitation jelly fish and beef.
The go to place for our family dinners seems to be Congee noodle house these days…I’ve been here so often that I’m not really sure what I haven’t tried anymore! Here are a few dishes we got this time around… Broccoli with sauteed seafood: Dish was topped with a soy based roux. I was […]
After a long morning of shopping at the outlets, we decided to head on over to Kongee Dynasty for lunch upon my suggestion because I’ve been wanting to go there for a while and being that it was a cold day, a hot bowl of congee was definitely in order.
I went to Phoenix Garden for a baby shower a couple of weeks back. I’ve been here before years ago but it was in the morning for dimsum so I had yet to try their entree items. 4 kinds of deluxe appetizer combo platter The meats are served cold and comes with imitation jellyfish. We […]