Browsing the "Pub/Bar" Category

Ampersand Bistro and Bar: Designer Dim Sum misses the Mark

Ampersand Bar & Bistro is the newest restaurant in Gastown taking over Mosquito dessert, which quietly closed their doors recently. They specialize in cocktails as well as designer dim sum. Clearly, they are going for more of a high end [...]

April 27, 2019 Cocktails, Gastown, Pub/Bar, Tapas

[Sneak Peek] The Study Public House at SFU Burnaby

After a much needed refresh of the SFU Pub at the Maggie Benson Centre on the Burnaby Campus, Joseph Richard Group took over the space and give it new life as The Study Public House. Being an SFU Alumni, I [...]

March 31, 2019 North Burnaby, Pub/Bar

Showshaa: Taproom & Indian Fusion Restaurant in Surrey

Showshaa is a Tap room which serves up modern Indian fusion cuisine. They are located in South Surrey, so it is quite a drive depending on where you live. My friend’s friend told us about this place and when I [...]

January 28, 2019 Fusion, Indian, Pub/Bar, Surrey

Oak & Thorne: Pub Fare and Arcade Games in Langley

Oak & Thorne is one of Joseph Richard Group’s public houses. What was once farmland has become the bustling community of Walnut Grove. Opened in 2015, Oak & Thorne is an adult playground complete with arcade games. You can watch [...]

November 24, 2018 Langley, Pub/Bar

Personas: Drinks and Bites at Grand Villa Casino

Personas at the Grand Villa Casino in Burnaby showcases a variety of over the top drinks and bites for your group of friends. We were invited to check out a few items off their menu just to see what they [...]

July 21, 2018 Cocktails, Late Night, North Burnaby, Pub/Bar, Tapas

Cathedral Social Hall: Pub Fare in Saskatoon

Cathedral Social Hall in Saskatoon serves up elevated Saskatchewan Pub classics. There are 30 beers on tap with a variety of local beers, Canadian beers, and International beers. As its located right in the heart of Downtown Saskatoon, it’s close [...]

June 25, 2018 Pub/Bar, Saskatoon

BlackBird Pub House: $20 Dine Out Vancouver Menu

This year’s Donnelly Group Dine Out Vancouver menus blend new food program highlights with a number of fresh dishes created by the culinary team. With hearty entrees, satisfying vegetarian options, and tempting desserts-all made-from-scratch-Donnelly Group is proud to offer delicious, [...]

January 20, 2018 Dineout, Downtown, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers

Monarch Burger at The American in Vancouver

Monarch Burger is a completely made from scratch burger restaurant. They are currently operating out of the American on Main St. close to Torafuku, Pizza Farina, and Campagnolo. I tagged along with a friend for their opening night to try [...]

May 3, 2017 American, Late Night, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers

The Eastwood: Pub on Fraser Street

The Eastwood is a new restaurant on Fraser Street. They serve brunch and lunch, but we decided to come for a visit for dinner. The place got busy later in the evening with people coming here to enjoy the game, [...]

March 20, 2017 Kensington, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers

Dubh Linn Gate: Old Irish Pub in Vancouver

Dubh Linn Gate is an Old Irish pub in Vancouver close on Main and Terminal. This is their second location, as their original location is in Whistler. I’ve been here a few years ago and I remember they had good [...]

January 22, 2017 irish, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers

Ajuker: Korean Fried Chicken

Ajuker Fried Chicken has been a hidden gem in Coquitlam for quite some time now. Its pretty hidden and only those who dare to walk in. They stay open till 2am on most nights and is very popular among students in [...]

July 16, 2016 Coquitlam, Korean, Late Night, Pub/Bar, 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

Dubh Linn Gate: Irish Pub in Vancouver

Dubh Linn Gate is an Irish pub that recently opened in Vancouver close on Main and Terminal. They also have their original location in Whistler. I was pretty excited when it opened because it’s only a few minutes from my [...]

September 19, 2015 irish, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Pub/Bar

Black Frog Eatery: Pub in Gastown

Black Frog Eatery is located in Gastown right by the Steam Clock. M and his coworkers came here for lunch and I tagged along. I can’t say no to trying out new places. I’ve never noticed this place till now. [...]

January 23, 2015 American, Gastown, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers

The Pint Public House: Nachos as Big as Niagara

The Pint Public House is located on Abbott and Pender Street close to Stadium Skytrain. It’s definitely a sports bar and attracts lots of people when there are games on. The prices are fair and the portions are huge! This is [...]

November 18, 2014 Gastown, Late Night, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers

Steel Toad Brewpub and Dining Hall: Old to New

Steel Toad Brewpub and Dining Hall opened a few weeks ago and they are already buzzing. Long lines on Fridays and the weekends. The dining hall is 2 floors and the top floor is mostly for larger groups. We saw [...]

November 1, 2014 Brewery, Kid Friendly, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Pub/Bar, Two Beakers

Mamie Taylors: Food and Taxidermy

Mamie Taylor’s is one of the newer restaurants to open up in Chinatown across from Phnom Penh. It’s usually busy in the evenings and there is pay parking in the streets. They serve up modern American food on their menu [...]

June 29, 2014 American, Chinatown, Four Beakers, Late Night, Pub/Bar, Tapas

The Narrow Lounge: Hidden Gem on Main Street

Where do you want to go for a great time with friends with cheap drinks? Find the Narrow Lounge by looking for the red light and the SUPER SKETCHY entrance. When my coworkers took me here, I thought it was [...]

May 26, 2014 Late Night, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers