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GoodwrenchNorth VancouverSince September 6, 200940 Reviews
Average Rating
3 (2.9)
  • Food3 (3)
  • Service3 (3.1)
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El Camino's3250 Main Street, Vancouver
A taste of Authentic Mexican Tacos
Submitted Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 2:24pm [Dine in]

Stopped by here on a Lazy Sunday afternoon. There was only a Limited Lunch Menus, but, we were hungry so we ordered lots. The Tacos were awesome! Authentic like back in Mexico. Which was a real treat. I tried them all, but, the Beef and Chicken Taco's stood out above the rest. They were all good though. They had the beer selection from Mexico too, which was good. The Chicken Wings were awesome! They were Spicey and a bit sweet. The Ambiance I didn't really care for. The Restaurant was comfortable enough and the Seating was fine, but, I thought it was a bit dark. I didn't mind the Spanish music playing, but, interlaced with Cypress Hill was a bit odd. Service was great too. I was seated right away, our Server stopped by after our first bites to see how everything was. And, when we ordered more food, she still came back to make sure everything was alright. My Buddy ordered a Margerita, and, it was good and stiff. The Washroom was clean too, no issues there.

I thought the Value was good. Though it wasn't cheap, it wasn't expensive either. And, I thought it was very good for what you paid for.

I have to say I'm looking forward to coming back to this place. I thought it was great, and, would recommend this place to my friends.

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Cindys Palace1796 Nanaimo Street, Vancouver
Great Neighborhood Dim Sum
Submitted Thursday, September 27, 2012 - 4:26pm [Dine in]

I've been eating here at Cindy's Palace for a few months now. I come by for the weekday discount. Food is good, very decently priced. Their Fried Taro Root Dumpling is really good! They put some curry spice in there that puts it off the charts. Not a big fan of their Sticky Lotus Leaf Rice, because they use banana leaf instead, but, it's most definately passable. Their Sui Mai(Shrimp Dumpling) are GIGANTIC! 6 dishes for the 3 of us was less than 30 dollars. The Bathroom is clean, Tea is hot. But, what I find most outstanding is the Service. Not only am I remembered, but, every Server/Manager/Host is always really friendly. And, everyone seems genuinely happy to be there, which really goes a long way! I don't like ordering from the paper menus, as, I'm not entirely sure what I'm getting. And, sometimes, with the push carts, I order dishes that I don't think about. I would rate my experience today 3 of 5. But, the part that stands out to me, is that it's 3 of 5 CONSISTENTLY. And, that means a lot to me. I recommend that if you're nearby and trying to decide where to go for Dim Sum, this place is worth stopping by. At the very least you won't be disappointed.

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Burnaby Palace Restaurant3110 Boundary Rd, Burnaby
I would be surprised if I ever step foot in there again.
Submitted Saturday, June 2, 2012 - 11:42pm [Dine in]

On my previous review, from a few years ago, this place was Great. And, I've been back many times since, myself and my friends are regulars there. I stopped by here with a Group of friends for Dinner tonight. We ordered 5 dishes and a group sized wonton soup. I came in a half hour late, and, the Wonton Soup had arrived minutes after I sat down. After that, we sat down for a very long time. After 1 hour, and, after seeing the table that arrived after us get their food, we called over our Server and asked her to find out where our food was. Another half hour after that, no response. My Buddy had to go over and wave down the Manager behind the front desk to ask where our food was. 10 Minutes later, everything shows up. The Server comes by and apologizes. Which is fine, but, then the Bill comes. Absolutely nothing is deducted, no discount, no round of beers, no complimentary dessert. We paid the Bill, we even tipped as we Normally do. But, I had to mention this to the Manager, which I did. He apologized again, but, I brought up the fact of no complimentary dessert, round of beers, nothing?... Nope, he just apologized again and that's it. So from 6:30 to 8pm, nothing.

Now, normally I wouldn't say anything. But, because this is a Restaurant that I like, I feel that I'm doing them a favor by explaining to them my complaints. It was very obvious to me that they just didn't care. He even made some excuse of blaming the Waitress for not putting our order into the Kitchen. Which... doesn't make any sense at all, because, the first part of our order came (Wonton Soup), but, not anything else. I don't want to hear excuses, I want to hear how things can be made right.

To their credit though, the food was as good as ever. Bathrooms were still clean. And, staff are friendly and speak english.

But, as far as me spending my hard earned there... Especially for poor Service and Management, all I have to say is "No thank you very much". I won't be going back, not any time soon. Maybe when my memory fails me, and, I'm hungry to the point of starving. But, I don't like giving my business to Folks I don't like.

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Green Lettuce1949 Kingsway, Vancouver
What happened?
Submitted Thursday, May 24, 2012 - 6:15am [Dine in]

I stopped by here with a party of 6. I've been to this Restaurant before, and, was pretty sure I ordered the same foods as last time. What an absolute disappointment. The Group sized Wonton, it was group sized, but, it was just all dough and no dumpling inside. To top it off, what little meat inside wasn't really all that great tasting either. The Ginger beef was also a disappointment, it was fried dough with a piece of meat every 6 pieces. The house fried rice was good, a bit too spicey for the other guests, but, good imo. All of my friends and I pretty much felt the same way... "What happened?"

The Service was fine. Servers were quick to refill our water. Food came out quick and hot.

As far as value goes, how can there be any value in food that's just dropped off in quality. Honestly, it would be a tough sell for me to go back there. Or for me to recommend Green Lettuce to anyone I know.

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Westview Oriental Restaurant2601 Westview Drive, #108, North Vancouver
Good but too expensive
Submitted Friday, December 16, 2011 - 5:27pm [Dine in]

Stopped by here for Lunch with a friend of mine. Had some food from the Dim Sum Menu, and from the Lunch Menu. First off the Dim Sum. It was good. I had the Fried Taro, Fried Squid, and Green Onion Pancake. I thought it was all pretty good. Standard Chinese food, nothing too fancy. Had a Yang Chow Fried Rice and a plate of Sesame Chicken. Again, it was good. I liked the Menu a lot. It had pictures and numbers to order what you want. The Dim Sum doesn't come out in a Cart, you simply check it off from the list.

The Decor of the plate is alright. Pretty standard Chinese style. It was clean and room. No wait for lunch, and food came pretty quickly. Service was alright too, everyone spoke english. Tea Pots were refilled quickly. Food came out quickly too. Parking in that Mall is a bit of a Gong Show!

Here's why I won't be going back. The value! 6.95 for fried squid is a bit steep. But, I guess that's about right for that area? I don't know. But, I know that the meal I ate would've cost about 10 bucks less in Vancouver. And, I know the quality would've been the same or better. Like seriously, it was Pricey! All in all, the two of us at for 45$ with tip included. That's a LOT. I mean, it was good, but, it wasn't nearly that good. If I had to go back, I wouldn't mind. But, given the choice, I'd rather head into town, order MORE food and pay less. That's just me, maybe I'm spoiled by the Chinese food in town. I really don't think any of the food was really noteworthy, just decent.

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St. Regis Bar & Grill608 Dunsmuir Street, Vancouver
Epic Fail
Submitted Sunday, December 11, 2011 - 3:28pm [Dine in]

We came by here for dinner on a Saturday night. We had a party of 8 with reservations. Ok, first off, our Server was absolutely horrible. The girl was no where to be seen most of the night. I came in late, about a half hour after everyone had gotten there, and they didn't even have their drinks ordered yet. And that would be a theme the entire night. We would have empty glasses on our table, with no service whatsoever. We had to order our drinks midway before finished, and we might have it come when we were done. And, I had a good look at what was going on. First off, all the Servers were off in the Corner chatting, or infront of the bar chatting with the bar tenders. The Bar tenders, there were 2 of them working, and, for how busy that night way, I really can't see how they couldn't keep up. The Servers only served the table they served and none others, so, even by waving down another Server, the response was "Let me get your Server", and she never came. Funny thing was, I counted 6 Servers on the floor that night, and, all of them, I couldn't see where they went off to at all.

Food, was the worst Bar food I've ever had. I ordered a plate of Nachos with Chicken, and barely touched it. And, I figured it out afterwards, it was really dry. As if someone had left it under the hot lamp for waaaay too long. And, the funny thing was, everyone else complained that the food was really dry too. My friend ordered the Beef Dip, and all the sauce was gone with the first half of the Sandwich. Which he couldn't even ask for more because our Server was no where to be found.

The food that was good, there was the Chicken Burger and the Salmon. No complaints there. The Fries were crispy too, I had to mention that because I'm not sure they can even get that right.

I wouldn't recommend this bar to anyone. Food was horrible for the most part. Service was horrible. Ambiance was really night. Lots of TVs everywhere, and was easy to navigate. But, what good is a bar where you can't order drinks? I won't be going back to this place if I had a choice. Nope, not interested at all.

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On On Wonton House5640 Kingsway, Burnaby
You get what you pay for... almost
Submitted Thursday, December 8, 2011 - 11:47am [Dine in]

Stopped by here for lunch in a group of 4. We all ordered Noodle Soups and a plate of Garlic Gai Lan. I ordered a Beef Tendon soup with Ho Phun Noodles, they didn't have beef tendon. I don't know how you can call yourself a Noodle house without Beef Tendon. Anyways, I settled for the Beef Brisket with Ho Phun Noodle.

The food came out quick enough. The soup is was standard, nothing fancy or much different than other places. It came in a pretty big bowl, but, there wasn't much noodle in there. What really turned me off was the Brisket. It was absolutely disgusting. It was so absolutely fatty, and, it was falling apart. I tried fishing out chunks of fat in my meal, i ended up just eating the noodle and staying away from the rest of it. The Gai Lan was alright.

Food was cheap enough in price. It was 32$ for the 4 of us. It wasn't money well spent.

The decor of this restaurant is old and worn out. They have junk piled up in the corners. The Bathrooms are a nightmare. No hot water, which is ridiculous. Seriously, how much money are they going to lose by using hot water in the bathroom?!.... And, as you can imagine, no soap or paper towels neither. They could've just dug a hole in the ground. I won't be going back to this place ever again. I don't have high standards, but, this place is just a dive.

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Red Wagon, The2296 East Hastings Street, Vancouver
Decent Diner Fair
Submitted Tuesday, November 1, 2011 - 6:28pm [Dine in]

Stopped by here for Lunch. Was recommended by a lotta people I know, so I figured to give it a shot. Our Server recommended the "Club", so that's what I got. It was a Sandwich with Turkey Salad, Lettuce, and bacon. The Bacon was crispy, and Sandwich was sliced in 4, but, well put together. The fries were really crispy and good. I enjoyed it. My friend had the Pulled pork sandwich. It looks pretty awesome. I nicked a piece of the Pork, it was ok. The Sauce was made in house I think, and was a bit tangy. The food here is decent, came out quick and hot. I thought that it was a bit pricey considering it's just East Side Diner food. The portions weren't particularly big neither, enough to fill, but, not enough to stuff. For the price, I'd figure it'd be a bigger Sandwich or what not, but, it was alright. I thought the service was good. They came by prompty, refilled our water consistently.

If I was in the neighborhood I'd stop by again, but, I wouldn't go out of my way. And, I would NEVER even consider waiting 45 minutes to eat at this place. I just think that it's a lot of hype.

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Bao Chau Vietnamese Restaurant2717 E Hastings, Vancouver
Pretty Typical Food
Submitted Sunday, September 11, 2011 - 6:30pm [Dine in]

Stopped by here for Lunch on a Sunday. It wasn't too busy at all. Seated pretty quickly. A Renovation of the interior had been done pretty recently, it all looks a lot better. The place had Air Con, which is good for such a hot day. Parking is plenty up front and in the back.

I had the Combo A. It came with a chicken skewer, some white rice, 2 Fried Spring Rolls, and a Shrimp Salad Roll. The Rice was pretty gross, they put too much water. The Spring rolls were great. The Shrimp salad roll wasn't too good, the Shrimp was a little fishy. I asked my friend about hers, she said the same, but, it didn't bother her. Pretty good deal too, was under 10 bucks.

The Pho Noodle she had looked alright, a pretty decent size.

I'd come back to this place. No Frills good eats and great deals as like most Vietnamese Restaurants. I'd go back to this place, I wouldn't give it Rave Reviews, but, I think it's decent fair.

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Dragon Gate108 13th Street West, North Vancouver
Lunch Special is not special
Submitted Thursday, September 8, 2011 - 12:41am [Dine in]

Stopped by here for lunch with a friend of mine. We ordered the lunch special, she had the curry veggy with rice, I had the black bean beef with rice. Nothing special, not really even that good. I ate half of it and asked for the bill. Yeah, it was that bad. Restaurant decor was nice. Great deal with the lunch special. But, food was pretty gross. I won't be coming back here, and, I don't recommend this place.

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Sushi Nami Fusion Japanese Restaurant1315 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver
What a Great find!
Submitted Tuesday, August 30, 2011 - 8:49am [Dine in]

We stopped by here for dinner the other night. It's a new Restaurant, with banners and such outside saying Awards or something like that. So we figured why not?....

What a treat! The Decor inside was very nice and new. One thing though was sitting in the back, there was a bit of echo. They almost need something to soften up the interior. But, that's small details. We were greeted with a smile from everyone who worked there. Seated very quickly and served tea and drinks very quickly.

Ok, I'm the first to admit, I don't know anything about Sushi. But, this place was very good compared to everywhere else I've eat. The food was a fusion as they say. It wasn't the regular rolls and such, though they were availible. We started with Salmon Sashimi. It was great! Large Portions and very good. Sweet almost and didn't need any wassabi with it. We had a modified California Roll, suggested by our server. I forget the name of it, which is a shame, but, it had grilled Scallop bits on it. VERY GOOD. We also had this modified Dynamite Roll, which had this strange flaky crust, holy... was it every good. Lastly we had another roll with sliced salmon sashimi on top with salmon on the inside too. We had a egg plant yaki, which was egg plant, with chicken and scallops. I'm not an eggplant eater, don't care of seafood, but, I would've eaten that entire dish myself. My only complaint was the Spicey Chicken Kiragi, it was like Sweet and Sour Chicken Balls.

Caution to start, the rolls are very big. They come in a pretty hugh dish. We didn't finish them all, it was just too much. But, it's good, because, it's a really decent price for the kind food you get.

I would love to come back to this place. I think it's a great place to eat. I would recommend it to other people, but, I get the feeling that everyone else that eats there will probably do the same. I just hope it doesn't get so packed that I can't get a table anymore!

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Dynasty Seafood Restaurant777 West Broadway, #108, Vancouver
Dim Sum
Submitted Tuesday, August 30, 2011 - 8:23am [Dine in]

I had Dim Sum here with a group of my friends. It's always best to have Dim Sum with a Larger group, you get a lot more variety that way. Problem is, this place isn't a straight up Dim Sum service. They've got most of the Dim Sum Dishes, but, not everything. The Lotus leaf rice wrap was good. It had a different style of mushroom in there, other than the Chinese Mushroom. The Spareribs came with some kind of melon and melon sauce, which was good. The weirdest thing was the Buddha's Feast Vegetable, it was great! Tasted really fresh and good. The food portions were about the same, Dim Sum doesn't get any bigger or smaller.

The decor of the place was really nice. It's a beautiful restuarant. The Bathrooms were very clean. The service was very good. They really took care of you there, which to me, means changing your plates when they get used. Most importantly too, everyone tries to help you, you don't need to stick to one server, or just servers and not bus people. Not a hierarchy of any kind there. Also, they speak english and understand english with no problems.

This Restaurant was good, but, not the greatest for Dim Sum. I think it's more of a Dinner and Lunch Special kind of place. I mean, the Dim Sum isn't served on Carts or what not, you just order from their regular Menu. I would go back to this place for Dinner Service. I'm not recommending the Dim Sum though. I would go back there, for Dim Sum, but, it wouldn't be my preference just because of the variety. The cost/value of it all wasn't the best either. Which is understandable, given this place looks pretty high class. I do hope to get the chance to stop by for dinner one of these nights!

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Congee Noodle House141 E Broadway, Vancouver
Late Night Dining
Submitted Monday, August 22, 2011 - 5:02pm [Dine in]

Came by for late night snack. Had the beef tendon with noodle soup(fat rice noodle). Was good. There were a lot of pieces of Tendon, and a few pieces of Gai Lan too. Had the Spicy Fish, the crispy little fish that look like shredded french fries. Was good too. The Spicy fried tofu was crispy. My other friends enjoyed their noodle soups too.

Nothing fancy with the decor. The Bathroom was malfunction when I was there, so, can't tell if it was clean or dirty. Our service was good. Even though we came an hour before closing, no one even remotely seemed annoyed with us. Lots of people in the restaurant even at that time.

Value was a smoking deal, as Chinese food usually is. The Bowl of noodle is pretty big. Everything is pretty standard. I will definately make this place somewhere I go more often.

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Zakkushi Charcoal Grill823 Denman St, Vancouver
Great Tapas Place
Submitted Monday, August 22, 2011 - 4:53pm [Dine in]

We stopped by here last night for some grub. I've been to this Restaurant before, but, hadn't been here in about a year.

They had a new menu, but, kept a lot of the Favs I remember. The restaurant serves tapas, or mostly skewers of meat. It's a good bite size. They do build up after a while.

We had the Asparagus Maki. Very good, it was asparagus wrapped in bacon. Octopus Salad, was good. A really interesting tasting salad. Comes in a really tiny bowl. Seaweed Salad. Which I didn't like. Other Seafood Lovers on the table loved it though.. It was fishy. Stand outs were the Black Cod. Awesome! Black Cod grilled in foil with some mushrooms. Chicken Kiragi is still good here. It's not just the Chicken wings, it's pieces of chicken. Had Prawn Sashimi. Was good. Food was every bit as great as I remember. They've got a dish called Deep Fried Chicken Skin. And, it's deep fried chicken skin. Holy... that is not good for your health, but is it ever good.

Beer was gold, and a pitcher fills 4 glasses.

Service was great. There was always lots of servers who are willing to help.

Bathrooms are clean. Sometimes there's a line up.

This place is pretty expensive. All those little sticks add up. There's a time limit per reservation, there's only 2 hours then they boot you out. But, it's easy to stay there 2 hours. It's just fun hearing all the chaos going around.
It's definately someplace I will be going back to in the future. If you don't mind blowing 50$ on a meal every now and again, try this place out.

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Come Along Seafood Restaurant2550 Kingsway, Vancouver
Good Eats, will be coming back.
Submitted Wednesday, August 10, 2011 - 1:11am [Dine in]

We stopped by here on a week day night, a Group of 6 with reservations. We were seated immediately, the Restaurant wasn't that busy. The first dish was the Hot & Sour Soup. Was pretty good Soup, lots of ingredients, pretty big pieces of Shrimp, a pretty decent hot and sour soup. We ordered the Peking Duck, which was very good. Not sure if that's because I haven't had it in a while, but, I thought it was pretty rocking! The Lettuce wrap was good too! They used the Duck meat for that dish. The Gai Lan Beef was so/so. There were big pieces of Gai Lan, but, it wasn't all that many. The Spicey Squid stood out. They were nice choice pieces of Squid, and it was very good. We ordered the Taro Duck, it was alright. Not the best I've had, not the worst neither. We had a dish of Mushrooms and Choy Sum, it was decent. We ordered a Fried Noodle, which was pretty good too. The Szechuan Green Beans was very good. I thought it was done just perfect. The Deep fried Tofu was a bit soggy.

Ok, now for the Service. Service was Great! For starters, we had placed our order, and 2 mins later decided to change a chicken dish for the Peking Duck. Not only was it not a problem, but, another Server waived down our Server to make the change. There was no problems whatsoever with the change, no scowl or disapproval. You can absolutely get away with English at this place. In fact, the menu had a lot of pictures, and, that's pretty much how I ordered! The Food came out quickly, it was hot and pretty good overall. The Tea Pots were refilled quickly, and plates that we were using were replaced when we asked. At the end of Dinner, they even brought us Desert!

The Restaurant is not new. The Decor is your typical Chinese Restaurant. The plates are a bit faded, and everything seems a bit old. But, it was all very clean. In fact, even the washrooms were kept pretty tidy.

All in all, when we were done, for those 8 dishes, it was roughly 220$(Tax incl.). Oops, forgot to mention we all had a round of Beers too! Some of us had 2 Rounds. Still, it was great deal! I mean, we had Peking Duck, which is kind of a delicacy.

I would go back. Not only would I go back, I would recommend others to come here. I think it's a pretty good authentic Chinese place.

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Fishermans Terrace Seafood Restaurant4151 Hazelbridge Way, #3580, Richmond
I was impressed
Submitted Sunday, July 31, 2011 - 9:35am [Dine in]

Faaaaaancy!

Came here for a wedding banquet dinner. The Restaurant is found inside the mall. The decor inside is pretty spectacular. Nice chandeliers hanging from every place. It didn't have that cheesy old style Chinese Restaurant look with the Dragon and the Phoenix. It looks new, fancy, modern. The Servers were all very helpful. The drinks were poured and refilled promptly, and they replaced our places with clean and new after every dish.

The Food! Food was great! I mean, I'm thinking they've got a guy in the back literally killing the pig and roasting it on site, because it was so fresh! The crab balls with almond flakes, that was a new one or me, and was awesome! I mean, it was standard banquet fare, the same sorta stuff, but, it was done really well and tasted really good.

The Bathroom's were kept in pretty good order. Not the best in the world, but, clean. Hand towels and soap were present. And, someone came around to tidy things up midpoint. It's a bit of a weird set up for a wedding, because the place is long, but, they did a fine job of it.

All in all, I'd go back for sure. I'd love to check out the Dim Sum. I'd recommend it to others too.

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Ming's Garden3043 Woodbine Drive, North Vancouver
Highly Recommended
Submitted Friday, July 29, 2011 - 2:52pm [Dine in]

I came here for lunch. The interior is a bit dated, but, looked pretty clean. Clean table tops and what not. I was seated immediately, and was brought a glass of water quickly.

The Lunch Specials Menu had a lot of different options and was a great deal. I had the Pork Fried Rice and the Ginger Beef. The Ginger Beef came out first. It was the Breaded style with sauce. Was very decent. There wasn't much spice to it, but, a very good Ginger beef and was a huge portion. The Fried Rice came out a little later, and was also very good. Lots of pieces of BBQ Pork in it, and was a very big plate of Rice too. Surprising, because the Rice was 6 Bucks!

All in all, a very decent Restaurant. The Price and Value are unreal. The food is pretty good too. I will definately be back and will definately recommend others to come here. I think it's just a great place to eat. It's nothing fancy Chinese food.

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Sushi-man1307 Marine Drive, North Vancouver
It's Cheap
Submitted Tuesday, July 26, 2011 - 10:56am [Dine in]

I came here for lunch with another person. We were seated quite quickly. The Sun was pretty hot that day, and the restaurant was also pretty hot. But, right when we sat down, ugh, the table as sticky. The kind of sticky from being wiped with the same old dish towel. The place is pretty dated otherwise.

We ordered a Chicken Box, Dynamite Roll, Assorted Tempura, and Chicken Wings. The food came pretty quick, the only problem was they didn't think to bring any plates for us to eat with. Chicken box is a great deal. Comes with Terryaki Chicken, a California Roll, some rice, a few pieces of tempura, and some salad. We asked and they promptly provided.

The food was alright. I'm not a big Sushi connoisseur. Food that was hot, came out hot. The Rolls didn't fall apart when we ate them. Chicken wings were pretty standard. The Assorted Tempura had a good amount in it. Chicken Box hit the spot, skip the salad.

Servers are a bit clueless, but, not angry or mean in any way.

The price was quite unreal. All of that was just under 25 dollars. Pretty good deal if you ask me. Would I recommend this restaurant to others? Well, depends on who it is. For people who don't mind a greasy Spoon kinda restaurant, it's good. If you can't deal with sticky tables, well, this place isn't for you. If you love a smoking deal on some decent eats, I'd say this place is for you. It's Cheap, and, if that's all that matters to you, then that's all that matters.

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Cardero's1583 Coal Harbour Quay, Vancouver
Great Service
Submitted Sunday, December 5, 2010 - 9:06am [Dine in]

I was at Cardero's with a relatively large party. We all began with a round of appetizers. I had the Wok Squid. It was like large Calamari. I was told it wasn't deep fried like Calamari, but, I think it was because it had a fried batter skin on it. It was Good. Not exactly sure if it was 13$ good, but, good nonetheless. I had the Jumbo Prawn Platter for dinner. The Platter came with 8 big prawns, 2 roasted Roota-bega, and a few pieces of other veggies. It also came with a small scoop of rice. The rice was pretty sad, I mean, by anyones standard the rice was pretty sad. It was over cooked and mush. The Prawns were good. Can't say it was a 30+$ meal good. Now the Ambiance, it was a really nice look restaurant. The Staff are all dressed like Proffessional waters, and, the service was great. We had someone in our party who wasn't feeling well that night (not related to the food), the Waiter came by with a few moist towels. And the Manager stood nearby to ensure things were alright. Great service throughout the night too. Drinks were brought promptly. The really great thing about this restaurant, is that you can ask any waiter to bring you anything, it's not where only your waiter will serve you and all other staff will avoid eye contact and ignore you. I enjoyed my experience there. This is a Restaurant that's good for bringing a date.

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Moderne Burger2507 West Broadway St., Vancouver
Don't believe the hype!
Submitted Sunday, October 24, 2010 - 2:02am [Dine in]

This place was highly recommended. Ate at Modern Burger... they only have burgers. Which is alright. You order the type of burger you want(Beef, Chicken, Veg, Turkey), then pay extra for more toppings. So things like cheese, onions, mushrooms as I had, it adds up. They even charge extra 1.50$ for BBQ sauce! It was 1.50$ per topping, and the burger was around 10$. Too bad the burger doesn't add up. The Bun was nothing special. I had the beef burger, it was a nice big patty, too greasy though, and my burger fell apart completely before I finished. The Decor is pretty trippy, a throw-back to the 50's. But, as far as value goes, I wasn't impressed. The burger was decent, wasn't bad, wasn't special. Final words... Nothing special.

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