Opening Soon

First Look Inside Coquille Fine Seafood, Opening Next Month in Gastown

The highly anticipated seafood restaurant is on track to open next month on one of Gastown's most conspicuous corners.

Scout 25

Vancouver’s Best Restaurants, Ranked

25 Places

A panel of over a dozen local food and beverage industry pros created this list of essential restaurants. Now you get to rank them.

Drinker

Catching Up with Jim Meehan, Spiritual Leader of American Cocktail Culture

The polymath was in town last week. We chatted about his new book and bar, plus the importance of socio-political awareness.

The Latest

Morning-to-Midnight ‘Sherwood’ Cafe & Bar to Open in Victoria this Summer

Shane Devereaux, the owner of Habit Coffee, is behind a new 65 seat project that will have a big impact on the city's downtown core.

The Always Busy La Mezcaleria on Commercial Drive Almost Never Happened

Five years ago this week the owners of La Mezcaleria were in crisis mode after having to wait nine months for an electrical upgrade.

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...

First Nation Toponym that Every Visiting Wine Lover Learns to Say

"I made some pork loin last night and knocked the pairing out of the park with an old Syrah from Nk'Mip..."

Cool Facet of Old School European Train Stations Reimagined for Home, Smartphones

Those old split-flap thingamajigs that whir and tickety-tick have been miniaturized and iOS/Android enabled.

Field Trip

The Scout Guide to Victoria

27 Places

Mapping out all the delicious and wonderful things to eat, drink and do in the provincial capital right now.

Drinker

Vancouver’s Best, Most Work-Friendly Coffee Shops

30 Places

Need to get some work done while caffeinating? We've mapped out Vancouver's best cafes and asked Scout readers to rank them.

Morning-to-Midnight ‘Sherwood’ Cafe & Bar to Open in Victoria this Summer

Shane Devereaux, the owner of Habit Coffee, is behind a new 65 seat project that will have a big impact on the city's downtown core.

Autostrada Ready For Launch on Main Street

The new restaurant from Dustin Dockendorf and chef Lucais Syme opens Wednesday, January 10th at 4811 Main Street.

The Always Busy La Mezcaleria on Commercial Drive Almost Never Happened

Five years ago this week the owners of La Mezcaleria were in crisis mode after having to wait nine months for an electrical upgrade.

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...

First Nation Toponym that Every Visiting Wine Lover Learns to Say

"I made some pork loin last night and knocked the pairing out of the park with an old Syrah from Nk'Mip..."

This Tiny Basement Bar in Mayfair for an Underground Address in Hastings-Sunrise

North Audley Cantine is a gorgeous, windowless basement bar that appears to be sprung from the colourful mind of local artist Andy Dixon.

Grapes & Soda to Host a Special Night of ‘Ethical Hedonism’ on February 11

The celebrated establishment welcomes Existential Eating chef Heather Dosman and teacher Camille Flanjak for a restorative evening.

Vancouver’s Trump Champagne Lounge is Turning Into a ‘Total Shithole’ on Yelp

An online mob reacts to Donald Trump's "shithole" comments by hitting his properties - including those in Vancouver - with bad Yelp reviews.

This Hot Mess Breakfast of Champions Deliciously Endures on Beatty Street

A decade-old favourite sees beef short rib with applewood smoked cheddar, roasted potato, apple, watercress and sunny-side up eggs.

Cool Facet of Old School European Train Stations Reimagined for Home, Smartphones

Those old split-flap thingamajigs that whir and tickety-tick have been miniaturized and iOS/Android enabled.

On Blaming Restaurants For Everything and Building a Real Estate Casino for Condo Kings

Local dishwasher Sean Orr briefs us on recent Vancouver headlines while on tour with his band in the California wilds.

Vote for ‘Vancouver’s Next Top Mayor’ on January 27th

Snag your tickets and line your pockets - you don't want to miss out on the chance to secure your vote at this one-time-only special event!

Ride the CSA Wave with the Women of Valley Buds Flower Farm

Real life buds Michelle Pezel and Alana Paterson are giving us something colourful to look forward to this summer.

You Should Know Vancouver Was the Last City on the Continent to Drive on the Left

The people of Vancouver woke up on New Year's Day in 1922 to a streetscape that was the same but forever changed.

Inside the Squirrel Cage Mind of Legendary Mixed Media Art Icon, Glenn Lewis

This multi-disciplinary, octogenarian artist is a wealth of Vancouver history, humour and inspiration.

What's That Strange Japanese Vehicle That So Many Vancouverites Seem to Love?

"I was actually honestly thinking about getting a Delica until I realised I'd have to learn how to drive and parallel park all over again..."

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.

National Starting Wage Increased at JJ Bean Coffee Roasters