DINER | Gastown’s ‘Secret Location’ Set To Close July 31st After Unlikely Four Year Run

DINER | Gastown’s ‘Secret Location’ Set To Close July 31st After Unlikely Four Year Run

by Andrew Morrison | Secret Location, the restaurant that Alexandra Gill once called a "confused showpiece without a soul", is closing after four years on the northwest edge of Gassy Jack Square in Gastown. What surprises me about this isn't so much that they're throwing in the towel but rather that it took them four years to admit it wasn't working. Honestly, I can't count the number of times I walked past the restaurant during the dinner rush only to find it completely empty. It was… more 

DINER | Chinatown’s Highly Anticipated ‘Juke’ Fried Chicken Joint Set For Launch On Friday

DINER | Chinatown’s Highly Anticipated ‘Juke’ Fried Chicken Joint Set For Launch On Friday

by Andrew Morrison | One of the restaurants I've really been looking forward to on our anticipated openings list is Juke in Chinatown. This is, of course,… more 

BIG INTERVIEW | Dodging Moose And Eating Chips With Uva Bar Manager Sabrine Dhaliwal

BIG INTERVIEW | Dodging Moose And Eating Chips With Uva Bar Manager Sabrine Dhaliwal

Sabrine Dhaliwal came to Vancouver from her native Netherlands via Ontario, working her way up through various bar programs (among them South Granville's… more 

DRINKER | First Sips Inside The Brand New ‘Strathcona Beer Company’ On East Hastings

DRINKER | First Sips Inside The Brand New ‘Strathcona Beer Company’ On East Hastings

by Andrew Morrison | I've watched with great interest the construction of Strathcona Beer Company at 895 East Hastings Street. It's a fascinating… more 

HEADS UP | Line-Up Set For YVR Food Fest’s ‘Street Food Showdown’ & ‘Food For Thought’

HEADS UP | Line-Up Set For YVR Food Fest’s ‘Street Food Showdown’ & ‘Food For Thought’

Scout is a proud sponsor of YVR Food Fest, which runs August 5, 6, 7. Here's the latest: Arrival Agency's popular summer food event YVR Food Fest—formerly… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #983 | Off-Menu Burger At Crowbar Might Be Vancouver’s Best

AWESOME THING WE ATE #983 | Off-Menu Burger At Crowbar Might Be Vancouver’s Best

by Andrew Morrison | It's not even on the menu at the recently arrived Crowbar, but the decadent burger might just be the best in the city. It's definitely in… more 

HEADS UP | ‘The Hollows’ Chefs To Cook Aug. 15th ‘Greasy Spoon’ Dinner At Save On Meats

HEADS UP | ‘The Hollows’ Chefs To Cook Aug. 15th ‘Greasy Spoon’ Dinner At Save On Meats

Chefs Christie Peters and Kyle Michaels of Saskatoon's The Hollows are on deck to cook the next Greasy Spoon dinner at Save On Meats on August 15th. If… more 

AWESOME THING WE DRANK #709 | Veneto’s Excellent, Smashable Angiolino Maule Masieri

AWESOME THING WE DRANK #709 | Veneto’s Excellent, Smashable Angiolino Maule Masieri

by Treve Ring | There is so much I love about this wine, the least of which is that it's so smashable it’s only produced in magnums. #Respect. Of course,… more 

INTELLIGENCE BRIEFS | On Lost Menus, High Rents & The Local Surge In Quality Ice Cream

INTELLIGENCE BRIEFS | On Lost Menus, High Rents & The Local Surge In Quality Ice Cream

by Talia Kleinplatz | In the Vancouver Sun, Mia Stainsby falls for the delicious pizzas and pastas coming out of the second floor kitchen at Nightingale. If… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #982 | A Perfect Summer Feast At JoieFarm’s Idyllic ‘Picnique’

AWESOME THING WE ATE #982 | A Perfect Summer Feast At JoieFarm’s Idyllic ‘Picnique’

On a recent whirl around the Okanagan we stopped in at Naramata's beautiful JoieFarm to avail ourselves of their unbelievably idyllic Picnique… more 

#TBT | Five Years Ago This Week, Inside The Construction Of Hastings’ Bitter Tasting Room

#TBT | Five Years Ago This Week, Inside The Construction Of Hastings’ Bitter Tasting Room

Five years ago this week we took a look inside Scott Hawthorn and Sean Heather's beer-themed Bitter Tasting Room in the midst of its construction at 18 West… more 

RESTAURANT PORN | Narrow, Cabin-Inspired ‘Pink Moon Saloon’ Plugs Australian Alleyway

RESTAURANT PORN | Narrow, Cabin-Inspired ‘Pink Moon Saloon’ Plugs Australian Alleyway

(via) Several of Vancouver's downtown alleyways are woefully under-utilized. It would be interesting if we could pull just one of them away from its… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #981 | Fresh Taste Of Summer At ‘Burdock & Co.’ On Main Street

AWESOME THING WE ATE #981 | Fresh Taste Of Summer At ‘Burdock & Co.’ On Main Street

Few restaurants are in the same seasonality league as Burdock & Co. on Main Street. Chef Andrea Carlson and her team create dishes that are beautiful and… more 

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