Opening Soon

Sneaky Burger Joint ‘Hundy’ Opening Soon in Kits

Jeffrey Parr and Mike Robbins are about to open their newest project, which is hidden in plain sight INSIDE their last project.

Scout List

Scout List Vol. 502

10 Places

An agenda of the things we are doing, wishing we could do, or are conspiring to do in Vancouver from Dec. 12 to Dec. 18, 2018.

Opening Soon

Team From Brassneck, Alibi Room to Open Beer-Focused ‘Magnet’

Opening this Spring at 309 West Pender Street, the new spot will be a casual, 90 seat counter-service operation.

The Latest

On Wishing Pot Was Illegal Again and Shaming a Rental ‘Task Force’ That Shafts Renters

In his latest read of the news headlines, Sean hears 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' too many times and pines for free dental coverage.

We Want to Take Shelter in This Locally Designed ‘Great Lakes Cabin’

Vancouver firms Backcountry Hut Company and Leckie Studios collaborated on this low impact prefab, and we want it.

Three Orca Whales Get Up Close and Personal With a Kiwi Swimmer

Dylan Brayshaw was flying a drone over a New Zealand beach when he spotted three orcas introducing themselves to a lone woman.

The Modern Chinese Restaurant That Suddenly Made Vancouver’s Food Scene Interesting

Wild Rice was a fixture on the edge of Chinatown, pairing Modern Chinese food with cocktails and wine from 2001 to 2014.

Sneaky Burger Joint ‘Hundy’ Opening Soon in Kits

Jeffrey Parr and Mike Robbins are about to open their newest project, which is hidden in plain sight INSIDE their last project.

You Need To Try This

Vancouver’s Best Ramen, Ranked and Mapped

12 Places

Ramen is something we do better than any city on this side of the Pacific. Use this map/guide to seek out the best of it.

Scout 25

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!

Inside Verre, Coal Harbour’s Newest Restaurant

The new spot from first timers Matthew Fidler and chef Liam Breen launches December 10th at 550 Denman Street.

Nicli Antica Pizzeria Opens New Location

Vancouver's first VPN-certified pizzeria has expanded out of Gastown, launching their new 60 seater in North Vancouver.

The Modern Chinese Restaurant That Suddenly Made Vancouver’s Food Scene Interesting

Wild Rice was a fixture on the edge of Chinatown, pairing Modern Chinese food with cocktails and wine from 2001 to 2014.

Five Years Ago This Week, This Popular Coffee Shop Was Just Taking Shape in Chinatown

For our #TBT feature this week we look back to the construction of Matchstick Coffee Roasters at 213 East Georgia St. in Chinatown.

Talking Dreams, Lessons and Weird Ingredients With Botanist Barman Max Curzon-Price

Our 'New Breed' hospitality interview series continues with a young and dedicated bartender imported from the United Kingdom.

We Want a Big Box of Delicious Happiness from Chinatown’s Pazzo Chow

Got some last minute shopping to do for a friend or loved one? If you really want to show them you care, give them food!

Applications for 2019 BCHF Sommelier Scholarships Open Today

For 2019, the BC Hospitality Foundation will award 10 Sommelier Scholarships of $1,000 each. Apply before January 15th!

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 This Classic Song-Inspired Cocktail in Chinatown

Created by Kissa Tanto's Derek Boone, the Dark End Of The Street is a mix of Japanese whisky, plum wine, Cynar, bitters and lemon oil.

Gastown’s L’Abattoir Is Looking for an Expo

Burdock & Co. Is Looking for a Server’s Assistant

Come Work With Scout! We Are Growing Our Team!

Fjällräven Seeking Retail Supervisor in Kitsilano

Kitsilano’s Award-Winning AnnaLena Seeks Sous Chef

Chambar Is on the Lookout for a Floor Service Manager

Main Street’s Burdock & Co. on Lookout for Sous Chef

Harvest Community Foods on Hunt for Part/Full-Time Cook

Kitsilano’s ‘Their There’ Is Looking to Grow Team

Main Street’s Burdock & Co. Is Looking for a Cook

On Wishing Pot Was Illegal Again and Shaming a Rental ‘Task Force’ That Shafts Renters

In his latest read of the news headlines, Sean hears 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' too many times and pines for free dental coverage.

We Want to Take Shelter in This Locally Designed ‘Great Lakes Cabin’

Vancouver firms Backcountry Hut Company and Leckie Studios collaborated on this low impact prefab, and we want it.

Three Orca Whales Get Up Close and Personal With a Kiwi Swimmer

Dylan Brayshaw was flying a drone over a New Zealand beach when he spotted three orcas introducing themselves to a lone woman.

Meet the Thrifty Duo Behind Chinatown’s New ‘Kool Thing Vintage’

Readers beware! This long read Q & A with a pair of vintage vets contains content that will inspire some mega thrift shopping!

On Understanding the Otter and Suffering Vancouver’s New Apartment Architecture

In his latest read of the news headlines, Sean finds cops carrying big guns and rich academics lecturing the poor.

Field Trip

Exploring the Pacific Marine Circle Route

24 Places

We drove from Victoria to Sooke and Port Renfrew before cutting across to the Cowichan Valley, and this is what we saw.

Talking Roadside Whisky and Wild Elegance with Goodbeast’s Jesse Bromm

Track the designer down at the Maritime Labour Centre on December 8/9 for the annual Got Craft? Holiday Edition market.

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.

Max Borrowman Has Espresso Martinis on Nitro Tap at Juniper

Virtuous Pie to Open New Victoria Location in 2019

Beaucoup Bakery & Café Unveils New Holiday Season Delights