I find me saying this a lot, but this is again a place that almost everyone in Vancouver would know about. They have a fair bit of locations and the location I went to is in Richmond inside the Chinese Mall Arberdeen.
small appi that was on the house :) you got to love that!
It is a great place for small Japanese Tapas (one of my most favorite things in the world). I would say these types of restaurants are very popular in Vancouver, but they all have their own special little style and twist on dishes which makes it exciting when I find a new Izakaya.
strawberry calpico cocktail, baked oysters, mentaiko udon :)
quail ikura suhi!!!! :)
Guu Aberdeen at point D in the list "Places Part 1" on the map.