I have dined inside and have taken out food from this place before and they were consistently solid. Today I ordered 2 burritos for take out and found a rolled piece of plastic in one of them. The preparers were too busy and did not see the plastic? It does not seem possible but there it was. It was too late to drive back and return it. Maybe they will be ask the staff to pay attention next time?
Good take out lunch. This place is consistently a fairly good place to eat. I ordered barbequed chicken and noodles .Was looking for fish on the lunch menu but they had none. On previous occasions, I had come in for dinner. My picks are the kaldereta, bulalo , chicken ihaw and the jackfruit ice cream.
The only downside is parking. If the street parking is not available, you need to find parking in the residential areas around Victoria.
I heard BP does delivery hence my gf and I thought lets give it a shot so we ordered 2 large pizzas and a portion of dry cracked ribs. The person I was speaking to was not listening to me but chatting with someone on the side and would just put me on hold while I was speaking (go customer service go).
After I placed the order he tells me the bill is 107 and some change and I was flabbergasted. I asked him a few times again and while cackling he confirmed it was 107 and change. Left with no option I asked to speak to the manager and first he said there is no one around and then after questioning it he puts me on hold for 20 minutes (was trying to dissuade me) a guy called DAVID comes on who never apologizes but blames the miscommunication on the bad phone line and I was like whatever man just take my order and let me go.
Now he takes my order down and tells me he will call me with the total and will check to see where the driver is which I found odd but agreed to. So he xalls me back in 5 minutes to tell me the total is 77 bucks and the driver is busy(doing what don't know as they don't deliver over 3-4 km) and the food will take anything between 1.5 to 2 hours and I was like, "DUDE YOU SERIOUS?" In what part of the world does it take 2 hours to get a pizza and after being on the phone for over 30 minutes and it getting late I was done and had enough, so I cancelled the order.
I was very unhappy with the whole situation hence i wrote to BP about my experience and the next day an irate woman calls me up and starts cursing and saying, "never order form here, yada, yada yada". She went on saying it was harassment for me to write my concern against the establishment in english I could barely understand and then puts me on speaker to the sound of collective cackling. I was so disappointed with the whole charade that I just hung up and decided no more Boston Pizza for me ever as I never want to feel like this again.
FRANCHISES SUCK ESPECIALLY WHEN THE FRANCHISER AND FRANCHISEE HAVE DIFFERENT STANDARDS AND YARDSTICKS.
Guess BP has way too many customers and doesn`t really care about whats happening to its customers, way to go!!
Used to eat here a couple times a month and the sushi was ok. Nothing amazing but it satisfied my hunger when I forgot my lunch at work. They recently renovated and new owners/management took over in the last week or so. Ordered take out Monday at 6pm. Dynamite roll, deep fried California roll, yam tempura roll NO sesame seeds and Wild avocado roll NO sesame seeds. I arrive to pick up my food and the lady tells me she put sesame seeds on it all, so I said that isn't what I wanted, she said 'oh well' so I explain I'm intolerant to sesame seeds and would rather not have and she didn't say anything. Fine, I guess I'll scrape then off I exclaim. So I'm paying and didn't tip (obviously) and she scoffs at me. I then asked for extra soya sauce and she just threw 1 packet on the counter and walks into the back. Ummmm okay. So at this point I am pretty upset and already decided I will never return here. Then I get home to enjoy my sushi with my partner and I get one bit into the yam tempura roll and there's a ROCK yes a ROCK in it. I almost broke my tooth! I called to complain but was ignored and hung up on.
I will never return again and will be telling my friends and family to never eat here again. I'm absolutely appalled at the customer service here
My husband and I went to the Pint Public House tonight at around 7pm for a casual dinner and watch the hockey game. Hoping that we would have a great evening, we were not served menus for a while and the server was very unfriendly and extremely slow. She walked by us so many times without asking what we wanted to order. We were hoping that service would at least improve but unfortunately it did not. It took literally over 20 minutes for her to give us a take out box which she practically dropped in front of me and took another at least 15 minutes for her to come back with the bill. While my hubby was paying, I was literally just sitting there glancing at her, waiting to see if she will ask how the meal was or anything - but nothing! She kept looking elsewhere looking so awkward and weird. Then after my hubby handed her back the machine, all she said was "Do you need a copy of the receipt?". My hubby said no. Then she literally walked away! No "thank you", no nothing! I asked my hubby if he tipped given that her service has been horrible from the get go, and he said he still did and unfortunately still gave her a generous standard tip. I was fuming inside as we got ready to go - it was unbelievably horrible and I will never go back to this establishment ever again! The receipt says her name is CHELSEA M. So Chelsea - you work in the service industry.... You may have had a bad day but that does not give you the right to treat paying customers that way. I suggest you get more customer service training or move industries where you don't have to deal with people.
I have to mention though that food was not bad. We liked the chicken wings, burgers and fries that we ordered. But it was really hard to have a pleasant meal if you are treated like crap at a restaurant.
food is really crap here .i think gate way pizza food is so delicious than this fake chaat house..
If you dnt belive me go have try chaat papdi at akash chaat house u will never came back at this place. This chaat house seriously need some registered chief ..lol
ordered beef curry on rice; what I got was a few shredded pieces of beef on rice; felt like I paid for sauce on rice; sent it back; got a few more pieces of shredded beef; NOT one large piece of beef; never again will I order or come here; the Singaporean Malaysian restaurant at oak 25 in strip mall is same price and I was full and they give chunks of beef. disappointing even sent it back the dish and got two shredded pieces of beef pathetic I even told host I'm paying ten bucks for sauce on rice not beef on rice
Tried this pizza for the first time, live close and thought i would try it. Glad i did it is awesome. So much cheese and the crust is so good. Price is higher but you get what you pay for. Use to get the cheaper pizza will never go back to that pizza as long as this place is around.
Somehow, I had not been to this restaurant for a number of years, despite having very good experience previously. Recently, a friend invited me to dine here again, so I was very much looking forward to it. Despite the high expectations, this restaurant gave me a wonderful experience in every way. Every dish, from appetizers to main courses and desserts for all the dinner participants were outstanding. Service was attentive and just right. The decor seemed much the same as I remembered it but did not look old at all and provided a nice ambiance for the dinner. It was a most enjoyable meal for all, and I will definitely return before long.
I have had the displeasure of eating here, the place looks great, nice artwork on the walls, but the lady behind the counter (owner) was lecturing me on what I should be eating and what I need to change in my diet/lifestyle to be 'healthier'. If I had asked her for her opinion I wouldn't complain, but all I wanted was a healthy lunch. She then told me that drinking while eating was 'so bad' for me.(Don't sell drinks then) Again with the unsolicited advice... I was talked into trying the Vegan Nut cheese, and it tasted fine, something in the cheese made my tongue split. Almost like acid burn/peel. (and it took days to heal) Its too bad that the food was just mediocre, I was looking forward to having a healthy place to get my lunch/coffee. And even the next time I went in to get a salad, being a Vegan place you would think their salads would be amazing, but I can get the same salad anywhere else. Tomato, cucumber, a few nuts and dried cranberry. BORING! I will give it one more try, if they aren't living up to their name 'Gourmet Vegan' then I can honestly say I tried. Good luck Nut Tree Cafe. I honestly hope you get your game together.
What an i I say? When your weiner is bigger than your buns - that is never a bad thing. As for the ice cream it's ok - they are all ok. Even if a player " specializes" in ice cream none of them make it themselves. They all get big dairies like saputo or a agropur to make it in their factories and pack the mix in 20 l bags. The winner had the best recipe not a Specialization. The fries are stupid size and the pizza cemand edible
I have eaten here a few times over the last couple of years and have found the food to be excellent. The flavours are not as pronounced as at some other Thai places, but I find that they are more balanced. My last meal consisted of Beef Larb, Green Papaya Salad, and the Pannang curry. The portions size was good for the price and quality of the product was excellent. The ingredients were perfectly prepared and the balance between the spices was bang on. I find some places drown their papaya salad in fish sauce, which was not the case here, and the larb had a nice mix of citrus and heat. The Curry was rich and complex and again a good balance of spice and sweetness. I would also add that they do use tamarind in their Pad Thai...unlike a lot of the other Thai restaurants that use Ketchup.
It is a small place and yes the service can be a little spotty, but I have always had friendly and attentive service whenever I have been there...albeit a little slow at times. The décor is basic, but it is comfortable and definitely not stuffy.Not a place for a romantic date or big party, but a great place for a quiet tasty dinner.
Having traveled a fair bit throughout Thailand, I would say that this is the closest I have come in Vancouver to the flavours and quality that I encountered there. There is no such thing a "typical" Thai food. Every region has it's variations, but if there somewhere that comes close, it would here.
Ok, I may not work 40 hours a week, but seriously.....
I mean this guy doesn't want to give a lousy tip to the poor delivery driver, who probably has to put up with a bunch of crap from many patron.....Fine, don't tip.....It's not exactly mandatory, but obviously you are a stupid loser and made a big stink to the delivery driver about not leaving him a tip (I would be embarrassed if I were the one making a big stink about having to leave a tip to the delivery, and if I was the delivery driver I would be insulted)
And the $3.50 delivery charge (Well Duh) how do you think the tip less delivery driver gets paid? and do you think the delivery car just magically appeared (WITH GAS) not to mention car insurance. KFC does that too, and I am sure there are other places who also do it. Why do you think you get 10% off for pick up orders you moron? Delivering your stupid pizza to your house involves costs that the restaurant pays (Idiot)
And I can't believe News 1130 was too stupid to even air your lame story.....They must have had no better news to report (Must have been an extremely slow day for them) but after airing that crap, I wouldn't be surprised if they lost many viewers or listeners.....Lame!!!!
I am surprised your wife isn't divorcing you after all that crap; I'm also surprised that when you signed your name that she allowed you to include hers. I would think she would be embarrassed to allow you to write her name down as well......If it were my spouse doing that there is NO way I would let my spouse include my name next to hers
So I didn't give the Value and "Incredible" rating, because I did have their Chicken Strips and Fries and thought that was pricey (but good)
But their ice cream in really good.....I'll pay that price over McDonald's and Burger King....and it tastes better. Dairy Queen Ice Cream is better of course, but hey, they specialize in Ice Cream.
Their Hot Dogs.....OH MY GOSH.....$1.50 for a hot dog that size (and so delicious) and finally the wiener is actually bigger than the bun. Don't see that much. Go to 7 - Eleven and pay $3 something for a ok sized hot dog. $1.79 will get you a huge bun and puny hot dog at 7 - Eleven.
Ambiance for *DINING* sucks.....well it's a warehouse.
It's good though; if you do go shopping at Costco, don't leave without getting a hot dog and / or ice cream
Wake up TG! You must have spent all your money on renos and now have yo cheap out on the food. We have been loyal customers for 21 years and will not be back. My Greek taverna in Coquitlam is significantly cheaper and better.
First you used to have to wait on a friday or sat night if you had no resos. Not now- about 1/4 full at its peak on a sat night. Waitress was not great and a forgot parts of our food orders and had to be asked again. Then when we said we did not want dessert and ordered special coffees she brought some, forgetting one and the bill at the same time. Maybe we wanted more coffees after but she just wanted to go home. Just bad. The belly dancer was not very good and was bugging all the men repeatedly to dance with her even when they said no. Just because you want Greek food doesn't mean it's ok. To be harassed during your dinner. She couldn't even really dance.
The location and view is one star of this place and still is. The other was the food and now is not. It is over priced, under portioned and bland. The fettucini was huge but just noodles with what tasted like store bought sauce. Some some cheesy appy with veggies was over $10. About a 1/4 cup and came with one pita. The ribs were ok. The spanikopita was ok but slimy and the prawns in the souvlaki were not jumbo juice prawns which they should be for over $21 but small overlooked, almost burnt farmed Thailand prawns that you buy in bags at the grocery store. Terrible. All the dinners used to come with large super lemony potato quarters and enough rice to feed 3. A large Greek salad accompanied it. We got 3 mini roast potatoes two tablespoons of bland rice one pita and some tasteless tzatziki. The grek salad was served in a mini dessert cup. Oh and it cost and extra $1.95 to sub Caesar salad. The view is no longer worth it.
the steak sandwich was not good. very tough and dry cut of meat.it was on top of something which looked like a hotdog bun. maybe try one of the appetizers instead. the server was nice though. only went here once so maybe the next time will be better? The atmosphere was ok.
I have been seriously watching my food/beverage intake the past couple of months so thought I would treat myself to a couple of beer and something to eat at Steamworks last night. I got immediate service by the friendly bartender and after a little lingering over a beer or two I decided I would order something.
I remember an absolutely incredible lamb burger I had at another location awhile back. Fresh, juicy, an incredible garlic/feta sauce so as I looked over the menu at Steamworks the lamb burger jumped out at me.
Surely Steamworks could come up with something just as memorable. Not a chance.
The burger arrived after about twenty minutes or so. The first thing I noticed was the oversized pretzel bun.
It was huge. The meat inside, not so much. The lamb patty was neither plump nor juicy. If McDonalds made a lamb burger it would taste sort of like Steamworks. The patty was very dry with little taste. What a disappointment. There was no love in the making of this burger. I guarantee it was a frozen patty at one time.
Three beer and the lamb burger, $50.00 including tip.
We found the side room, where the noise level was reduced. The main pub area is very popular and there are lots of TVs showing sports. The side room was also filling up during our stay. We ordered a meat pie and a bison burger, both meals very enjoyable. The service was friendly and fast.
I have eaten here before and it was not as bad but never very good either. This time it was pretty well inedible. Maybe with spring break and no high school kids coming in to remove some of the food they just let it sit there and dry up. We threw most of it out after trying to stomach it. The fried rice that I ordered with it was easily the worst I've ever eaten, bar none. The guy serving couldn't put his phone down and some luckier potential customers walked away when they couldn't order. Should of clued in and walked away as well. The other place that serves soup and congee is always good and I normally order from them and will be from now on. Lesson learned.
Please Stay Away from Bone Sushi in Richmond on No.3 Road. I got really sick last night after ate there and found out I got food poison. The dishes were dirty and already reported to Vancouver Coastal Health about this issue! The fish is't fresh at all and actually they smells bad. Health department will shut them down soon I heard.
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|12.||Kobe Japanese Steak House|
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