10 Must try dishes in Gastown – Restaurants in Vancouver, BC
Blacktail’s Johnston’s Farm pork chop with red cabbage, pretzel spatzle, and pear mostarda. — Mijune Pak
10 Must try dishes in Gastown – Restaurants in Vancouver, BC Gastown’s best dishes
Mijune Pak — Westender
What’s happening in Gastown? More like what’s not happening in Gastown! Its Vancouver’s hot spot for arguably the last five years and it still hasn’t lost its hip factor. The neighbourhood is full of cafés, sandwich shops, long standing casual eateries and pubs, but in the last few years, there’s also been an increase of notable upscale restaurants. I have no problem committing to one restaurant, but it’s also a great area to restaurant or bar hop.
These are not necessarily “the best dishes” or in any particular order, but to get you started, here are 10 things you should try in Gastown.
Arepas are still quite unknown outside of Latin America, but they are a staple in Colombia and Venezuela. There are many varieties of them, but these ones are modern Venezuelan. Chef and owner Luis Cordoba brings a quality arepa to Toronto and it is the most popular place to have them.