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Banh Mi Bar – Vietnamese Subs

We’ve got sushi bars and coffee bars and actual drinking bars… well, it was about time that we had a banh mi bar around here!
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Chachi’s – Pulled Pork with Mac Sandwich

I don’t spend much time at Metrotown anymore… it’s just so busy and crowded! On a rare occasion that we found ourselves in Metrotown in April, we noticed a new sandwich joint had opened up in the food court called Chachi’s.
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Fondway Cafe – Hot Matcha Tea Latte

After seeing countless pics of the food and drinks at Fondway Cafe on social media, I knew that I would eventually need to try this place out.
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Big Star Sandwich Company – Reopens!

One of my favourite sandwich shops has recently reopened in New Westminster, moving from their previous location on 12th Street to Columbia Street.
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Zee’s Grilled Cheese – Cheesy Steveston

There was a time when the only food you could find around Steveston was fish and chips. Now, don’t get me wrong… I love fish and chips. But, sometimes, you just get a craving for something ooey and gooey. And what could be ooier and gooier than grilled cheese?
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Pho Factory (Waikiki 2015) – Chicken Banh Mi

I mentioned on my post for Curry Cafe that you can find some really good eats in the food courts in Hawaii. Pho Factory is another food stall located on the 2nd floor of the Royal Hawaiian Center.
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Jackson’s Meat & Deli

Jackson’s Meat & Deli is self-described as the oldest meat market in Vancouver, dating back to 1911. Yet walking inside their spiffy West 4th location, you’d hardly guess it.
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Beira Mar Deli

Beira Mar Deli, like nearby Kea’s Meats & Deli, is located in the middle of nowhere among a mix of semi-industrial/residential buildings.
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Kea’s Meats & Deli

Kea’s Meats & Deli is a popular butcher shop that’s located in the middle of nowhere. I’ve worked nearby for years and never even knew this place existed.
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Ingrid’s Village Cafe (Whistler 2015) – Super Sandwiches and Soup

Ingrid’s Village Cafe has been one of our favourite spots to grab a quick bite at Whistler. We always seem to order their turkey sandwich – on our first visit, it was their turkey ciabatta, and on our second visit, it was their turkey focaccia.
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Camellia Tea & Coffee

Camellia Tea & Coffee is located next to Ki Tea House Cafe on Royal Oak in Burnaby. It’s amazing that, on this one little block, there’s two pretty good coffee/tea places.
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Subway (Willingdon and Lougheed) – Eat Fresh

So, I found myself around the Brentwood area early one Saturday morning looking for a place to grab a quick bite. Subway wasn’t my first choice, but with all of the construction going on, I didn’t have a lot of choices.
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