Dee’s List: Top 10 Asian Snacks

From White Rabbit Candy to Pocky sticks, Dee takes us down memory lane

365 contributor Dee de los Santos takes readers down memory lane with her top 10 picks for Asian snacks. From dried seaweed to haw flakes, she tackles everything from sweet to salty, with some spicier picks as well!

Opening This Weekend: Panda Market

The original night market returns for its 9th year on Vulcan Way

It’s that time of the year again! Your favourite food and retail vendors gather together at the Panda Market starting this Friday, April 29. Known as the “original” night market, the International Summer Night Market has entertained over 5 million visitors from all over the world with authentic street-food and exciting performances since its inception in 2008.

Takeo Sato, chef at Shibuyatei

Uncover the compelling story behind this acclaimed master of ramen

Shibuyatei’s owner and chef Takeo Sato regales 365 contributor, Tara Lee, with his inspiring journey from an architect to a critically renowned Japanese culinary expert. Sato also shares his tips for making delicious pork katsu.

A Hong Kong Style Breakfast at Happy Date Bakery and Restaurant

East meets west with a crispy top pineapple bun sandwich

365 contributor Michael Kwan revisits one of the best known Hong Kong style cafes in Richmond. With its no-frills dining and friendly service, Happy Date Bakery and Restaurant is a local favourite haunt. Read on to find out what Michael’s top choices are!

CoCoRu: The New Neighbourhood Pub?

Korean fried chicken and beer? Sign us up!

Food blogger Joe Chan dives into Korean fried chicken at CoCoRu on Food Street. Find out what he has to say about Richmond’s first Korean fried chicken restaurant – and what he recommends.

Strip Malls: Empire Centre

Get the scoop on the exciting array of restaurants and cuisines at this food-centric complex

In the our next installment of a monthly feature on prominent strip malls in Richmond, BC, 365 contributor Tara Lee visits Empire Centre and discovers both new and well-established restaurants for sharing a meal with family and friends. Read about her top five picks.

Late Night Eats in Richmond, BC: Hou Lok Restaurant

Food blogger Ed Lau gives us an introduction to Da Laang style of dining

Unlike New York, the city that never sleeps, Richmond has a pretty strict bedtime. If you’re looking for good food past midnight, there are only a handful of restaurants open past 1AM. Lucky for us, 365 contributor Ed Lau visits Hou Lok to explore their da laang menu… and they’re open until 4AM!