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Nemesis Coffee: Toast in Gastown

Nemesis Coffee is located on Hastings Street right under the new SFU building. I heard they have avocado toast, so cL, Nosh & Nibble and I decided to meet up over lunch. I love meeting up with foodies and trying [...]

July 23, 2017 Bakery, Cafe, Gastown, Three Beakers

Clough Club: Brunch in Gastown

Clough Club is now offering brunch out on their patio. They serve up badass cocktails and drinks, but now you can pair it up for brunch on the weekends. We were invited to try a few of their brunch offerings [...]

July 15, 2017 Brunch, Cocktails, Gastown, Three Beakers

Haru Korean Restaurant in Gastown

Haru Korean Restaurant is open in Gastown serving homey Korean food. My friend and I were passing by for dinner and decided we wanted to give this place a try. We love to wander around downtown to find whatever restaurant [...]

July 4, 2017 Gastown, Kid Friendly, Korean, Noodles, Three Beakers

Orchard and the Sea: Cider House and Restaurant in Gastown

My friend and I love wandering town to find unique places to eat and drink. We wandered deep into Gastown and stumbled upon Orchard & the Sea, which is a Cider House and Restaurant every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday night at Birds [...]

June 15, 2017 Gastown, Pop-Up Shop, Tapas, Three Beakers

Pidgin: Prix-Fixe Tasting Menu

PiDGiN has always been a place I wanted to check out. I went with a friend to try their prix-fixe tasting menu for $55 per person, but there was an awesome voucher on TravelZoo for the 7 course dining for [...]

June 11, 2017 Chinese, French, Fusion, Gastown, Three Beakers

Chambar: Belgian Cuisine in Vancouver

It’s been a while since my last visit to Chambar for dinner. Usually I come in the morning to get a waffle and a lavender latte. Today was special occasion as it was my sister’s bridal shower. What better restaurant [...]

May 7, 2017 Gastown, Three Beakers

Prado Cafe Launches Brunch on West Hastings

Prado Café on 100 West Hastings Street has just launched an expanded menu that includes made-to-order breakfast items, cakes, and sandwiches. The enhanced menu will be in addition to Prado’s signature offerings and follows the Café+Kitchen concept made popular at its [...]

April 26, 2017 Brunch, Cafe, Gastown, Three Beakers

Crab Park Chowdery: Clam Chowder and Soups in Gastown

Crab Park Chowdery is located in Gastown and they serve up chowders and different soups in a cup or a bread bowl. A little taste of Seattle up in Vancouver. I came here with M after work to give some [...]

March 26, 2017 Gastown, Three Beakers, WestCoast

La Mezcaleria: Mexican Cuisine in Gastown

La Mezcaleria has their second location in Gastown and I was quite excited to come here with a few friends to have some cocktails and a few bites. It was busy here on a Saturday evening. Most of the tables [...]

January 31, 2017 Four Beakers, Gastown, Late Night, Mexican

The Birds and The Beets: Cafe in Gastown

Bird & the Beets is a cafe that is located in Gastown and they serve up coffee, sandwiches, breakfast and other snacks. We came here on the weekend have a few bites and coffee. One thing I love about shops in [...]

January 21, 2017 Bakery, Cafe, Gastown, Three Beakers

Bao Down Snack Bar: Filipino Style Tapas in Gastown

Bao Down Snack Bar is the 3rd location to open up from the minds behind Bao Down. This particular location features Filipino Style Tapas. I’ve been to the other 2 locations and I’m always surprised how each location has a [...]

November 27, 2016 Filipino, Fusion, Gastown, Three Beakers

The Poke Shop in Gastown: Bowls and Drinks

The Poke Shop is the latest restaurant to open serving delicious poké to Vancouverites. Located in Gastown across from the steam clock, this restaurant is a bit hidden, so look out for the Poke Shop sign outside. With many poké [...]

November 8, 2016 Gastown, Kid Friendly, Seafood, Three Beakers

Crunchtime Cereal Bar: Pop Up by Milk Creative Communications

Crunchtime Cereal Bar is popping up in Gastown this weekend on Saturday October 1st and Sunday October 2nd 8am – 6pm. This pop-up cereal bar offers domestic and imported cereals with all proceeds donated to local charity Backpack Buddies. After [...]

September 30, 2016 Event, Gastown, Pop-Up Shop

Kozakura: Japanese Cuisine in Gastown

Kozakura is a new Japanese Izakaya located near Gastown. They specialize in Kappo-style Japanese food and the menu is seasonal, fresh and local. Foodgressing, Food Wench, Maggi, Nosh & Nibble, Picky Diner and I came here for dinner as we were so curious about what [...]

September 24, 2016 Gastown, Izakaya, Japanese, Late Night, Three Beakers

Wildebeest: Brunch in Gastown

Wildebeest is located in Gastown and they have a daring menu focusing on ingredient-driven cooking. Their brunch menu comprises of amazing use of proteins. Nomss, VanFoodies and I went to grab brunch around noon to hang out and enjoy each others [...]

August 5, 2016 Brunch, Gastown, Three Beakers

UYU Ice Cream: Milk Shakes and Soft Serve

UYU Ice Cream has been a neighbourhood favourite for soft serve ice cream since it joined the neighbourhood a few years ago. What I find with some other soft serve ice cream places around town is that they taste too rich, [...]

July 30, 2016 Dessert, Gastown, Three Beakers

The Portside Pub: Drinks, Food, and Games

What is there to do on a Wednesday night in the Gastown area? The Portside has a Rock, Paper , Scissors tournament every Wednesday. There is a $5 entry fee to participate but if you want to just sit in [...]

March 8, 2016 Canadian, Gastown, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers

The Capilano Teahouse: Tea and Coffee in Gastown

The Capilano Teahouse finally has a permanent location after having their pop-up shop at McArthurGlen Designer Outlet in Richmond. Their new location is on Abbott St right in Gastown. They serve Indigenous teas and botanical tea sodas, foraged right here in [...]

February 15, 2016 Cafe, Gastown, Three Beakers