Dining


Dining and Drinking in Vancouver

Visiting Vancouver? Don’t forget to pack your appetite. With an abundance of talented chefs, international cuisines and top-quality locally sourced ingredients, this scenic West Coast city is something of a foodie heaven. You could eat badly here, I guess–but you’d really have to try. Whether you’re looking for budget nosh […]

Patio dining at Bridges Restaurant on Granville Island

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New free app tracks Vancouver street food

Vancouver’s new street food carts and trucks are a boon to the city–when you can find ’em. Fortunately there’s a new free iPhone app to help you track the rapidly growing list of vendors. Street Food Vancouver lets you quickly find out which food carts are nearby and which are […]


2011 Chinese Restaurant Awards name Best of the Best in Vancouver

In 2010, Conde Nast Traveler confirmed what Vancouverites had long suspected: their city boasts the best Chinese food in the world. But with 500 Chinese restaurants to choose from, where do you start sampling? In Vancouver, where a fifth of the population is ethnically Chinese, the question is not whether to eat […]

Critics' pick: pan-fried prawns with soy, Sea Harbour Seafood Restaurant

Reserve now for DineOut Vancouver 2011

Gentlemen, start your dialing fingers: Vancouver’s favourite foodie festival is back and bigger than ever. DineOut Vancouver 2011–the ninth annual city-wide celebration of all things delicious–runs January 4 to February 6. Again this year, some 200+ restaurants are offering special prix-fixe menus from $18 to $38. It’s a terrific way to […]


Vancouver on a Budget

Feeling frugal? Vancouver can be bliss for the budget traveller. You can eat cheap, sleep cheap, walk-til-you-drop or perambulate on public transit. And there are always plenty of deals and discounts to be had–you just need to know where to look. Here’s a round-up of helpful posts to get your […]

Nancy's Taco Stand, Bowen Island, BC

Cheap Eats in Vancouver

Thanks to a vibrant ethnic mix, Vancouver’s dining scene offers a range of inexpensive and delicious options from around the world. Eating on a budget in Vancouver doesn’t have to mean subsisting on McDonald’s–not when there’s affordable poutine, Lebanese, Cambodian, Vietnamese, Japanese, Greek, Indian and Chinese around every corner. Here […]

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