Roundel Cafe II: “Purple Haze”

SO I finally went to Roundel Cafe for a lavender latte, and then changed my mind to order basically a London Fog (Earl Grey tea, few inches of hot water, steamed milk and vanilla syrup – my addiction) but with lavender syrup instead. The server brought it to me, paused and said, “Hmm. Instead of…

Roundel Cafe: Lavender Milkshakes… and more

I love Roundel Cafe¬†(2465 East Hastings, Vancouver)¬† for brunch (fresh ingredients, organic eggs, homemade ketchup, yams and potatoes, etc.) but now and then The Partner in Crime and I go there for dinner. They have a Thursday Friday $11 for beer and a burger deal, but as we don’t drink (what kind of a sinner…

Review of Cafe Lombard, San Fransisco

When you’ve had to resort to overpriced airport food, your plane’s been delayed by an hour, and you’ve just arrived at your destination, what do you do? Find the nearest open restaurant (after checking Urban Spoon – it served me very well last time I was in San Fransisco, so I figured why not). We…

Sinning in San Fransisco.

Perhaps one of my biggest sins is that I end up eating out more than I should. As much as I love cooking, I also LOVE exploring different restaurants (especially here in my hometown of Vancouver, BC). I’ll get to reviewing my Vancouver restaurant faves soon, but as I’ve just spent a week in San…