Craft Beer Atlas of Vancouver

The Craft Beer Atlas of Vancouver

88 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.

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Sneak Peek Inside Yaletown’s New Steakhouse

The highly anticipated 214 seat restaurant from the Toptable Group is finally coming together at 1109 Hamilton Street.

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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 Summer, 2018. Rank them with your picks!

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New Cafe Opening Soon in Gastown’s Reimagined Ormidale Building

The third location of Mt. Pleasant hangout Kafka's is just getting started inside the newfangled construction at 151 West Hastings St.

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The Scout List Vol. 485

An agenda of the things we are doing, wishing we could do, or are conspiring to do in Vancouver from August 15 to August 21, 2018

Gettin’ Messy with Talented Local Artist and Punk Rocker, Nada Hayek

With their in-your-face colours and bizarre scenarios, the bold art of this local illustrator and music demanded our attention.

Fun, Irreverent Southern BBQ Longtable Dinner Goes Down This Sunday

This event marks Merchant's Workshop's final affiliated dinner, on the heels of their impending closure on Thursday, August 16th.

The Lowdown on Chez Christophe’s Sweet New Chocolate Bar Branding

Christophe Bonson explains the personal inspirations and thought processes behind his brand's new retro/modern look.

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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.

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Vancouver’s Best Fried Chicken, Ranked

12 Places

Our city is enjoying a fried chicken boom right now, with several different styles vying for supremacy. We map the best spots here.

New Cafe Opening Soon in Gastown’s Reimagined Ormidale Building

The third location of Mt. Pleasant hangout Kafka's is just getting started inside the newfangled construction at 151 West Hastings St.

Upcoming Jammer Cafe Aims to Mix Motorcycles With Quality Coffee, Food and Beer

The project has been a dream of former line cook and motorcycle enthusiast Ryan Valade's for years. Now it is finally coming to fruition.

Fun, Irreverent Southern BBQ Longtable Dinner Goes Down This Sunday

This event marks Merchant's Workshop's final affiliated dinner, on the heels of their impending closure on Thursday, August 16th.

The Lowdown on Chez Christophe’s Sweet New Chocolate Bar Branding

Christophe Bonson explains the personal inspirations and thought processes behind his brand's new retro/modern look.

Short Film ‘A Taco Told in Texas’ Celebrates Undersung Hero of Austin’s Food Scene

This 18 minute-long doc on idiosyncratic Texas cook/restaurateur Ralph Gilmore is inspiring, heartwarming and appetizing...

Celebrated Brewery Within a Brewery Added to Craft Beer Atlas of Vancouver

Superflux regularly cuts through the craft beer scene clutter with the quality of their beers and their consistently attractive branding.

This Gastown Wine Bar Was Named After a Stressed Out Animal Suffering a Nervous Breakdown

Opened in 2010 by the owners of nearby Salt Tasting Room, the Spanish-inspired 21 seat 'Judas Goat' lasted 3 years in Blood Alley

On Dealing With the Foodie Asshole at Your Table and Why You Can’t Just Eat a Single Oreo

In her latest read of the food and drink headlines, Talia finds Bill Murray misbehaving and alt-right conspiracy theories ruining donuts.

New ‘Existential Eating’ Series Launching August 11 in Gastown

Kicking off at The Birds & The Beets, the new project aims to provide a sustainable model of opportunities for small, independent projects.

Gettin’ Messy with Talented Local Artist and Punk Rocker, Nada Hayek

With their in-your-face colours and bizarre scenarios, the bold art of this local illustrator and music demanded our attention.

On Canadian Smugness and Saving Statues of Racists for Pigeons to Crap On

In his latest read of the news headlines, Sean Orr gets an orca update and hears about amateur tyranny in Ontario.

We Want to Glide Above False Creek on This Newfangled Beast of a Machine

Developed in Puerto Rico, the Lift eFoil allows its rider to cruise silently above the surface of the water at speeds up to 40 km an hour.

Imagining Public Baths in a Clean False Creek

If the Danish city of Aarhus can open public baths in their once filthy waterway, why can't we do something similar here?

On Kid Gloves for Slumlords and Boomers Lamenting the Millennial Work Ethic

In his latest read of the news headlines, Sean Orr sees bagel-making woes and the unextinguished campfires of Kinder Morgan.

A Look Inside Canada’s First Pod-Style Hotel, Now Imminent in Whistler Village

The 88-suite hotel is scheduled to open its doors - and, hopefully, change the local accommodations game - on Thursday, August 9th.

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Conversations With Some of the Remarkable Women Involved in Mural Fest

Sara Khan, Bunnie Reiss and Pennylane Shen put down their brushes and cans to answer our questions about their work and much more.

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.

Cowichan Valley Chef Cook-Off Set For Sept. 15

Whistler Village Beer Fest Returns, Sept. 11-16

The mountain's calendar is packed with an endless lineup of great events all year long, but this one might be our favourite.

Meyer Family Vineyards Wins Big at National Wine Awards