Boba Boy

After another salty Korean dinner, I needed a drink to quench my thirst. We were driving back when I spotted Boba Boy. We’ve seen their other locations (Kerrisdale and Richmond) so figured it was worth a shot. They’re located close to Oyama Sushi.

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Cute sign outside.

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Hours are long and late.

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We dropped in on a Friday evening (around 8:30pm). There was only about half a dozen people inside. Surprised at how spacious and open the layout is.

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The menu is massive with signature milk tea, specialty slush/smoothies, fruity tea, yakult fruit tea, fresh tea, fresh juice/milk, mousse latte and black sugar series.

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They make their own boba (four types) but only had original and taro flavours available.

Deluxe milk tea ($5.30 large)
DSC02801We asked for 50% sweet, no ice and half original/half taro boba. The worker said it was do-able to mix but didn’t give us any taro. The milk tea was terrible; watered down and I barely registered any hint of a milk tea flavour. The grass jelly was canned and the pudding bland. The only half decent thing out of this drink was the boba.

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Don’t waste your time. OneZo is close by if you’re looking for a better BBT spot. Even the Chatime nearby is a better option.

Boba Boy
http://www.bobaboy.ca/
#150, 5172 Kingsway
Burnaby, BC
(778) 589-2729

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