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Browsing the "Mount Pleasant/Main Street" Category

Sweetery Café + Dessert: Brunch on the Weekends

The Sweetery Café + Dessert is located in Vancouver near the Cambie and Olympic Village area on W 2nd Avenue. They have been around serving up delicious breakfasts and lunches in the neighbourhood for some time now. A favourite local [...]

October 14, 2018 Brunch, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

Hon’s Wonton House: Olympic Village new menu

We’ve already visited and reviewed Hon’s new Olympic Village location. We went back when they invited us to the media event and introduced their updated menu. We also learned that a new location will soon open near the Commercial and [...]

October 4, 2018 Chinese, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

Hon’s Wonton House: Same Old Taste, Brand New Decor

Hon’s Wonton House is the rebirth of the Hon’s empire with their newest location on 2nd near Olympic Village. Hon’s has been around since 1972 and was a popular Chinese wonton house in the Lower Mainland. As our palates have evolved [...]

July 14, 2018 Chinese, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Noodles

AJ’s Brooklyn Pizza Joint: Pizza Pies and Sicilian Squares in Vancouver

AJ’s Brooklyn Pizza Joint recently opened up in Vancouver on Broadway. Having Brooklyn-style pizza in Vancouver will remind you of the times in New York searching for the best slice. They specialize in traditional NYC pizza that is served throughout [...]

July 2, 2018 Italian, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, pizza

La Petite Cuillere: Brunch and High Tea in Mount Pleasant

La Petite Cuillere in the Mount Pleasant neighbourhood has undergone a little transformation after the change of ownership. Owner Cathy Lai and Chef Frankie partnered back in November 2017 to focus on quality ingredients, cooking from scratch, rotating menu and better [...]

June 18, 2018 Afternoon Tea, Brunch, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

Yandoux Patisserie: Desserts in Olympic Village

Yandoux Patisserie is a new dessert shop and serves tea sets as well. I’ve passed by several times since I work in the area and was always curious. A lot of people stop by to pick up a few treats [...]

April 13, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

Restaurant Yugo: French and Japanese Fusion on Main Street

Restaurant Yugo just opened up on Main Street serving up a fusion of Japanese and French cuisine. If you’re a fan of their sister restaurant – Kitchen by Yugo on Denman Street, you’ll enjoy this too. I came after work with [...]

April 11, 2018 Four Beakers, French, Fusion, Japanese, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Seafood, Tapas

La Taqueria: New Location on Main Street

La Taqueria recently opened their 6th location on Main Street just off Broadway. I am ecstatic. Main Street is easily one of my favourite areas to go bar and food hopping. Quality gems all around, huge variation and just the [...]

April 4, 2018 Mexican, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Tapas

Sharetea: Bubble Tea and TorDa in Vancovuer

Sharetea opened their latest location on Cambie Street close to Broadway-City Hall Skytrain on the Canada Line. They started in 1992 in Taipei serving black tea and pearl milk tea. Since then Sharetea has opened over 450 stores in 18 countries. [...]

March 6, 2018 Bubble Tea, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Milano Coffee Wins Two Gold Medals at International Coffee Tasting Awards

Master roaster and co-owner of Milano Coffee, Brian Turko, is celebrating  after being awarded two gold medals for their espresso blends – Silk Lili and Concept #9 at the prestigious International Coffee Tasting Awards in the category of Non-Italian Blends or Single Origins Beans [...]

January 26, 2018 Cafe, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, news

Savio Volpe: The Famiglia 5 Course Meal

We headed to Savio Volpe for an early holiday dinner with the family. Since we had over 6 people, we had to order the family-style dinner for $55 per person. I’ve heard lots about Savio Volpe and I’ve been very curious, [...]

December 20, 2017 Italian, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Noodles, Three Beakers

Bells and Whistles: Brew Pub and Eatery on Fraser Street

Bells and Whistles on Fraser near Kingsway opens up today and we were given a quick preview of their space and menu. I’ve passed by a few times and I was eagerly awaiting their opening since I love beer and [...]

October 5, 2017 burger, Cocktails, Late Night, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Boba Essence: Bubble Tea near Olympic Village

Boba Essence is a new Bubble Tea shop that opened up near Olympic Village. My friend knows I love bubble tea, so she thought of me when she heard about this place. Of course, I made sure to stop by [...]

August 22, 2017 Bubble Tea, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Taiwanese

The Arbor: Vegetarian Restaurant on Main Street

The Arbor is a vegetarian restaurant located on Main street created by the minds behind The Acorn. My friend and I decided to come here for dinner to check it out as it was pretty busy, but they still had [...]

August 16, 2017 Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers, Vegetarian

Main Street Brewing: Craft Beer in Mount Pleasant

Main Street Brewing is a bit off Main Street on E 7th Ave. You can fill up your growlers or enjoy an array of their beers. I’ve been here a few times and it’s a nice popular place to hang [...]

July 31, 2017 Brewery, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

R&B Brewing: Craft Beer in Mount Pleasant

R&B Brewing is located in Mount Pleasant and has been around since 1997. I came here with a few friends to try out their beer and enjoy the afternoon. Vancouver has a great craft brewery scene and R&B Brewing is [...]

July 30, 2017 Brewery, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Starbucks Reserve Coffee Bar Now in Vancouver

Did you know the first Starbucks store in Canada opened at the Waterfront Skytrain Station in 1987? Starbucks is celebrating 30 years in Vancouver by opening the doors to its renovated Mount Pleasant location – its first Western Canada store to feature [...]

May 9, 2017 Cafe, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Specialty Shop

Passion8 Dessert Cafe: Shaved Ice in Vancouver

Passion8 Dessert Cafe on Cambie Street is a hot spot for shaved ice, drinks and other treats. I came here after dinner with some foodie friends to give this a try since they all heard that I haven’t been here [...]

May 4, 2017 Cafe, Dessert, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers
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