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Vancouver’s Best Restaurants, Ranked

25 Places

A fresh panel of local industry pros created this list of essential restaurants for Fall, 2018. Rank them with your picks!

Opening Soon

Shameful Tiki Crew to Get Spooky With New Spot

The Dark Manor Inn is a 60 seat haunted-mansion inspired restaurant and bar opening soon at 4298 Fraser Street.

Drinker

The Craft Beer Atlas of Vancouver

91 Places

The Craft Beer Atlas is a Scout project designed to keep you up to date on where your beer scene is going and where it has been.

The Latest

On Instagrammers Be Damned and Blaming Millennials for Low Voter Turnout

In his latest read of the news headlines, Sean Orr wonders at the election results and tries to spend Jeff Bezos' money.

You Need To Try The Fully Loaded ‘Moose’ at Chewie’s Biscuit Company

"The Moose" comes loaded with fried chicken, sausage gravy, cheddar cheese, fried egg and bacon. You'll need a knife and fork.

What the Backcountry Brewing Crew Listen to Keep the Good Times Going

The Squamish team were positively amped to share their top three tunes for blasting in the brewery before, during and after hours.

We Want Local Outerwear Company Baro’s Cozy-Looking ‘Northlands’ Jacket

I've been looking for an insulated waterproof jacket from a local company to get me through the winter. I think I just found it.

‘Propellor’ Designer Toby Barratt on Coffee Rituals and Making Collaboration Work

In this expansive interview we get to know a Vancouverite who's been helping to breathe fresh life into BC design.

You Need To Try This

Vancouver’s Best New Restaurants of 2018, Mapped

9 Places

We present these fine establishments in no particular order, but give each of our readers TWO votes so they can be ranked.

You Need To Try This

Vancouver’s Best Ice Cream, Ranked

17 Places

It's summer, so we've been filling our gobs with ridiculous amounts of ice cream (in the name of research). Here are our findings.

New 100-Seat Tacofino Ocho Imminent in Mt. Pleasant

We take a look inside Tacofino's latest restaurant, which is set to open any day now on the southeast corner of 5th & Ontario.

‘Harken’ Opening Soon on Powell Street

The Japanese-inspired 16 seat cafe and roastery will pair chef Kris Barnholden with Aubade Coffee maestro Eldric Stuart.

You Need To Try The Fully Loaded ‘Moose’ at Chewie’s Biscuit Company

"The Moose" comes loaded with fried chicken, sausage gravy, cheddar cheese, fried egg and bacon. You'll need a knife and fork.

On Delivering Pizzas of Kindness and the Last Words of a Beloved Food Critic

In her latest read of the world's food and drink headlines, Talia finds the power of pie and how to eat on public transit.

Picking Grapes

Picking Grapes With BC Wine Lover, Kimberley Conroy

8 Places

The fourth instalment of our new Q & A series, Picking Grapes, has a Mark Anthony sales rep detailing her love affair with BC grapes.

The Dishes

Doing ‘The Dishes’ With the Sons of Vancouver

14 Places

James Lester and Richard Klaus take us on a whirlwind tour of their favourite food and drink spots across the Lower Mainland.

Can You Correctly Identify This Vancouver Restaurant?

Do you think you know Vancouver's restaurant scene well enough to identify this spot? Give us your best guesses in the comments...

You Need To Try These Delicious Little Cappuccino Companions at La Tana

These simple doughnut rounds sweetened with a little vanilla cream and a light dusting of delight are perfect with espresso.

This Is Alan. He’s Currently Ranked #1 as the Worst Customer in the Lower Mainland

What kind of person pours an iced capp on the counter while physically and verbally abusing staff and customers? Alan, that's who.

Main Street’s Tocador on Hunt for Sous Chef

Newly Opened La Tana Seeks Full-Time Barista

Chinatown’s Juke Fried Chicken on Hunt for Bartender

Commercial Drive’s New ‘La Tana’ Now Hiring

Fiore Is Currently Seeking an Assistant Manager

Four Winds Brewing Is on the Hunt for a Chef de Partie

Fraserhood’s Crowbar on Hunt for F/T Bartender

Mount Pleasant’s The Arbor Seeks Kitchen Manager

Richmond’s Origo Club Is Looking to Grow its Team

On Instagrammers Be Damned and Blaming Millennials for Low Voter Turnout

In his latest read of the news headlines, Sean Orr wonders at the election results and tries to spend Jeff Bezos' money.

What the Backcountry Brewing Crew Listen to Keep the Good Times Going

The Squamish team were positively amped to share their top three tunes for blasting in the brewery before, during and after hours.

We Want Local Outerwear Company Baro’s Cozy-Looking ‘Northlands’ Jacket

I've been looking for an insulated waterproof jacket from a local company to get me through the winter. I think I just found it.

‘Propellor’ Designer Toby Barratt on Coffee Rituals and Making Collaboration Work

In this expansive interview we get to know a Vancouverite who's been helping to breathe fresh life into BC design.

On the Stupidity of Hate Groups and the Government Being a Terrible Drug Dealer

In his latest read of the news headlines, Sean gets entangled in the legal weed rollout and wonders at the possibility of rent control.

We’re Heading to Squamish Next Month So We Can Hibernate in These Beauties

The independent, Canadian and female-owned "Flax Sleep" linens company is really making us want to slip back into bed.

The Stretch of Road That Helps Feed Vancouver Every Day

"I wonder what will happen when the viaducts come down and Produce Row sees its traffic increased by a billion percent..."

This bulletin board is used by members of the Scout Community to share their news. On a typical day it will include new menu offerings; details on special deals and events; new stock and sale notices; announcements of senior staff appointments; and much more.
14 Places

Every Delicious Thing You Need to Know About EAT! Vancouver

EAT! Vancouver returns with a knock-out line-up of culinary stars showcasing their talents at various events from November 5-10.

This Roasted Butternut Squash Soup Recipe Is Perfect for Right Now

Stewart Boyles, Executive Chef of Culinary Capers, shares his warming recipe for the ultimate Fall soup.

Get Cozy With the Latest ‘Foodeo’ Offerings

The latest autumn videos from Foodeo are loaded with new inspirations and rich, comforting flavours.