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Hui Lau Shan: Now Open in Downtown Vancouver

It was late at night and my friends and I stumbled upon Hui Lau Shan open on Denman Street close to Robson Street. I have been anticipating their opening for a while as the first location in Kerrisdale is a [...]

October 22, 2018 Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Downtown

Taste of Yaletown 2018 Preview: The Greek by Anatoli

Taste of Yaletown is back for their 14th year, where you have the opportunity to select special tasting menus from participating restaurants, each at $25, $35, or $45 price points.  This starts October 18 to the 28th and you can celebrate [...]

October 19, 2018 Event, Greek, Yaletown

Taste of Yaletown 2018 Preview: House Special

Taste of Yaletown is back for their 14th year, where you have the opportunity to select special tasting menus from participating restaurants, each at $25, $35, or $45 price points.  This starts October 18 to the 28th and you can savour [...]

October 18, 2018 Event, Vietnamese, Yaletown

A day at Rowena’s Inn inside the Sandpiper Resort

Sandpiper Resort is home to their Sandpiper golf course, Rowena’s Inn on the River and the Clubhouse Restaurant. It’s a great place to get away from the city and disconnect. There are views of Harrison River and the mountains surrounding [...]

October 16, 2018 Harrison Mills, travel

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

Wasabi Robson: Aburi, Sushi Rolls and Bento Boxes

Wasabi Robson is the newest sushi restaurant to open up in Downtown Vancouver at the Vancouver Public Library. I saw them on Instagram and wanted to make a visit as they make a few aburi-style sushi items on the menu [...]

October 12, 2018 Downtown, Japanese, Kid Friendly, lunch, Seafood, Sushi

Matsuzushi: $25 Omakase in Port Moody

Matsuzushi is a hidden gem in Port Moody serving up $25 Omakase, which is a Japanese term meaning “I’ll leave it up to you”. I was intrigued by a lot of people posting up pictures of this great deal, so [...]

October 8, 2018 Japanese, Port Moody, Seafood, Sushi

The Garden Strathcona: Mushroom Bowls and Lattes

The Garden Strathcona is the newest cafe and retail shop in East Vancouver. When they opened their doors a few weeks back, they were praised for their delicious food as well as the abundance of greenery and cute local products [...]

October 7, 2018 Cafe, Strathcona, Vegetarian

[Sneak Peek] Bacio Rosso: Canada’s first Gourmet Cabaret Cirque

Bacio Rosso is a fully immersive entertainment experience, set in a majestic, mirrored, 1920’s red velvet Spiegeltent, imported directly from Belgium. Imagine Moulin Rouge meets Cabaret meets Burlesque. Guests are seated in the heat of the action with jugglers, contortionists, trapeze artists, magicians, [...]

October 5, 2018 British Columbia, Event

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

Colony Northwoods: Bar and Restaurant in North Vancouver

Colony Northwoods is a bar and restaurant in North Vancouver. This is a great location as it’s in a new plaza close to Seymour Mountain and Deep Cove. They have a large selection of local craft beers and a variety [...]

October 3, 2018 American, Bar and Grill, Cocktails, Late Night, North Vancouver, Tapas

Lot185 Cafe and Wine Bar in Downtown Vancouver

Lot185 is located inside the Vancouver Convention Centre West, closest to Jack Poole Plaza. They are a coffee bar by day and wine bar by night. They feature locally-roasted coffee by Moja Coffee, freshly baked pastries made in-house, and tapas [...]

September 30, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Downtown, Tapas

Hopcott Premium Meats and Bistro: Fresh Produce and Lunch in Pitt Meadows

Hopcott Premium Meats is a third generation family-run butcher shop located on their family farm in Pitt Meadows. They are committed to bringing quality, local, farm-fresh products to their customers. I personally find it hard to seek a good transparent [...]

September 28, 2018 Pitt Meadows, Sandwich, Specialty Shop

The Deck Kitchen + Bar: Drinks and Sharable Bites in Richmond

The Deck Kitchen + Bar is located inside the Pacific Gateway Hotel in Richmond. It is situated right by the Fraser River will waterfront views and a patio. They are open for a convenient and casual lunch, dinner, and drinks. Their Executive [...]

September 26, 2018 Fusion, Richmond

Dining on Aeroplan Diamond status #withaeroplan

We were recently taken behind-the-scenes of a what dining with Aeroplan is like for Diamond Status cardholders. As part of an appreciation dinner, cardholders were treated with a special dining experience hosted at the Vancouver Club. The food was prepared [...]

September 24, 2018 Downtown, Event

Cafe Crepe: Sweet and Savoury Crepes in Vancouver

Cafe Crepe started out in Vancouver and currently has 4 locations in BC. There are other locations in Santa Monica, Union Station, Toronto, and even Hong Kong. Since their humble beginnings in 1999, they have been sharing Parisian crepes with [...]

September 21, 2018 Cafe, French, Robson Street/West End

Where to Stay, Eat and Explore in Abbotsford

Abbotsford is located about an hour away from Vancouver and is situated right by the Fraser Valley with the Cascade Mountains, so there are stunning views as far as the eye can see. You get to take in the views of [...]

September 20, 2018 Abbotsford, travel

EAT! Fine Cognac: Vancouver’s New Luxurious Cognac Tasting on Nov 6

Cognac has been adored by many for centuries. It is a variety of brandy named after the town of Cognac in France. You can find bandy produced anywhere in the world but Cognac must be produced west of France. Finding the [...]

September 19, 2018 British Columbia, Promotion, Upcoming Events
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