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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

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

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

Spade Vancouver: Italian Supper in Vancouver

Spade, a beautifully designed cafe-bistro bringing an eclectic blend of authentic Italian flavour to Vancouver’s vibrant Commercial Drive neighbourhood. Owned by Sammy Piccolo (Award-winning Barista, Prado Café owner), Spade features freshly baked in-house Italian pastries, classic egg sandwiches as well as plenty of authentic Italian tapas [...]

December 27, 2017 Cafe, Commercial Drive / Grandview, Four Beakers, Italian, Tapas

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

The Pawn Shop: Tacos on Granville Street

The Pawn Shop is a new restaurant on Granville Street specializing in Tacos, Tapas and Tequila. The took over SIP Resto Lounge and brings an awesome space for locals and tourists to enjoy. We were curious about their name as [...]

April 25, 2017 Downtown, Happy Hour, Mexican, Tapas, Three Beakers

Pink Elephant Thai: 5 Year Annivesary

Pink Elephant Thai has been on Alberni Street for 5 years. To celebrate, they are having a 5 year anniversary special where you get 5 dishes for $55. You get 2 appetizers, 2 bowls of rice and 3 entrees to [...]

June 24, 2016 Noodles, Robson Street/West End, Tapas, Thai, Three Beakers

Masayoshi Sushi Bar: Omakase Set

For Valentines Day, M took me to Masayoshi sushi bar to indulge in their Omakase set for $120 per person. Usually its $100, so not sure why it was a bite more expensive than normal. Even on their regular menu, [...]

February 29, 2016 Japanese, Kensington, Seafood, Sushi, Tapas, Three Beakers

Salt Tasting Room: Italian Gas Station Experiment

Salt Tasting Room introduced the Italian Gas Station Experiment, in partnership with Port Moody-based Urbani Foods. Those who order wine, by the glass, flight or bottle, will get complimentary Italian tapas for the month of February. The experiment is offered Mondays through Sundays from [...]

February 14, 2016 Gastown, Tapas, Three Beakers

Bodega on Main: Spanish Tapas and Drinks

Bodega on Main opened in 2015 and is a fresh new take on Vancouver’s Spanish restaurants. La Bodega closed down a few years ago and the son of one of the original partners has opened this restaurant up to bring back a [...]

January 24, 2016 Late Night, Spanish, Strathcona, Tapas, Three Beakers

The Sardine Can: Spanish Tapas in Gastown

The Sardine Can in Gastown serves up Spanish Tapas. It’s a small restaurant, so they really can’t hold that many people here. We came here after work around 5:30 and it didn’t get busy till around 7pm on a weekday. [...]

August 18, 2015 Gastown, Spanish, Tapas, Three Beakers

Taboo Kitchen: New Fusion Korean Restaurant in Yaletown

Taboo Kitchen in Yaletown just opened in early November. My friends took me here on our usual Friday Happy Hour excursions. Rodney’s had a 45 minute wait and we wouldn’t be able to make it inside to order. So, Taboo [...]

November 22, 2014 Happy Hour, Korean, Late Night, Tapas, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Guu Garden: Frozen Beer in Vancouver

Kanpai! Vancouverites are celebrating the Summer by cooling off with FROZEN BEER. Earlier in July, Guu Garden and Guu Richmond are the only 2 locations in Vancouver that serve Kirin Ichiban Frozen beer. Perfect for summer especially at Guu Garden’s roof [...]

August 27, 2014 Downtown, Izakaya, Japanese, Tapas, Three Beakers

Miku: Great Place to Take Tourists in Vancouver

Behind these beautiful doors are the famous aburi sushi dishes from Miku. Aburi Sushi was inspired by the innovative idea of sear-flaming sushi, which they are best known for. You can’t come here without having a taste of their Aburi [...]

August 11, 2014 Downtown, Izakaya, Japanese, Kid Friendly, lunch, Seafood, Sushi, Tapas, Three Beakers

Prohibition Tasting Bar: New Restaurant in Yaletown

Prohibition Tasting Bar is owned by their parent company – Prohibition Brewing Company, which is located in an old distillery on the outskirts of Kelowna in British Columbia’s Okanagan Region. They are 100% B.C. owned and operated and strive to bring clean, crisp [...]

July 14, 2014 American, Brewery, Late Night, Tapas, Three Beakers, Yaletown

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
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