Budweiser is teaming up with meat-centric Wildebeest in Gastown and farm-to-table Homer St. Café in Yaletown for Bud and Burgers in Vancouver. This promotion features limited edition burgers paired with Bud and is available at selected restaurants across Canada.Read More
I know what you’re thinking. New latte? Hasn’t Tim Hortons always served latte? Yes, but this is the re-launch of their new and improved lattes. The new lattes are made to order with freshly ground (Arabica whole) espresso beans and freshly steamed 100% Canadian milk.Read More
The place where nothing changes and it doesn’t have to. When “same old” has a soft spot. Not reinventing anything, just perfecting the classics and keeping it consistent.Read More
It’s one of the few places in Vancouver serving banitza – a traditional Bulgarian pastry filled with a whisked mixture of eggs, sirene cheese (sheep milk feta), and other fillings like spinach, in between sheets of fillo.Read More
In Vancouver happy hours don’t seem to be promoted, and the extent of advertising is usually a sidewalk sandwich board or the random tweet or post on social media. So here are a few happy hours that offer either good value or good food, or are simply off the radar.Read More
There are actually a handful of hidden gems and some of my favourite dishes in downtown Vancouver are found in the West End.
Here are a few “must try” spots mixed with a few local secrets (in no particular order).
To be honest, there are restaurants here I avoid completely because they are “tourist traps”, but there are some legitimate eateries and vendors doing an incredible job. So here are a few secret and not-so-secret things to check out next time you’re in and around Granville Island.Read More
Without the most important woman in my life, I would not be here, and the same goes for everyone else, so thank you to all the moms for all you do. The usual suspects for Mother’s Day brunch are the grand hotel buffets, and as fun as those can be, why not something different?Read More