VANCOUVERITES | “The Gay Nineties” Drops New Record Today, Set Feb. 26 Release Show

VANCOUVERITES | “The Gay Nineties” Drops New Record Today, Set Feb. 26 Release Show

by Grady Mitchell | The 1890s were a time of scandal, marked by debauchery, gluttony, and decadence. Honestly, it sounds like they were a hell of a lot of fun, which is also how I’d describe the sound of The

THE VIEW FROM YOUR WINDOW #156 | The Sun Rising From Stanley Park Manor On Haro

THE VIEW FROM YOUR WINDOW #156 | The Sun Rising From Stanley Park Manor On Haro

L.G. | The West End | 8:00am We love posting the photographs that reveal the views from our reader’s windows. Whether it’s a back alley in the fall or a sandy beach in high summer, we’re always stoked to see what

DIG IT | On East Hastings’ Bizarre, Military-Style Historical Oddities, “The Three Halfies”

DIG IT | On East Hastings’ Bizarre, Military-Style Historical Oddities, “The Three Halfies”

by Stevie Wilson | You might not suspect it at first glance, but the three military-style Quonset huts along East Hastings near Commercial Drive are neat little historical landmarks. They’re known as “The Three Halfies”, thanks to their unique half-cylindrical

SMOKE BREAK #1137 | Vancouver Approach To Urbanism Celebrated In Florida TEDx Talk

SMOKE BREAK #1137 | Vancouver Approach To Urbanism Celebrated In Florida TEDx Talk

Ali Butcher is a Vancouver-based geographer, historian, and city enthusiast who works with the Tour Guys – “a collective of story tellers, history nerds, and pop-culture buffs who revel in exposing locals and visitors alike to Vancouver’s unique brand of

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS | Scout Magazine Is On The Hunt For A Keen/Clever Web Designer

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS | Scout Magazine Is On The Hunt For A Keen/Clever Web Designer

We have exciting plans for 2015 and we want to work with someone who reads Scout regularly and is keen to help us make it even better. Email credentials to michelle [at] scoutmagazine.ca.

DINER | “The Ramen Butcher” To Open This Month At 223 East Georgia St. In Chinatown

DINER | “The Ramen Butcher” To Open This Month At 223 East Georgia St. In Chinatown

by Andrew Morrison | The Japanese ramen lords Menya Kouji (150+ restaurants) have made their first North American commitment, taking a production kitchen and a restaurant in the heart of Vancouver’s Chinatown. The restaurant is going into the old East of

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #246 | One Of Its 663 High-Rises Had A Sweet Bar

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #246 | One Of Its 663 High-Rises Had A Sweet Bar

The views from Sushi SORA, a restaurant located on the 38th floor of the Mandarin Oriental in the heart of Tokyo, got us thinking last night. To be honest, it got us jealous, and not a little frustrated, too. Why?

VANCOUVERITES | A Comfortable Hour Spent Inside The Brain Of Local Designer Omer Arbel

VANCOUVERITES | A Comfortable Hour Spent Inside The Brain Of Local Designer Omer Arbel

by Grady Mitchell | Omer Arbel leans back in a chair in Vancouver’s most attractive conference room, surrounded by the objects he and his team have made, all of them beautiful. We sit at a circular table of his design.

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Slurping A Different Kind Of Noodle Soup At East Van’s Hoang Yen

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Slurping A Different Kind Of Noodle Soup At East Van’s Hoang Yen

by Ken Tsui | In a city where pho is a goliath of comfort food, Hoang Yen on Victoria Drive takes a different tack and serves up underdog bowls of bún. Bún is a thick, versatile rice noodle found in a

RESTAURANT PORN | Trailer For “Fucking Perfect” Doc About Star Chef Sergio Herman

RESTAURANT PORN | Trailer For “Fucking Perfect” Doc About Star Chef Sergio Herman

Fucking Perfect is a feature length documentary film directed by Willemiek Kluijfhou about chef Sergio Herman. It was produced by TrueWorks (see also L’Amour des Moules) and is due to be released in February, 2015. If this first taste clip is any indication,

DIG IT | On The Wenanoh, A Mount Pleasant Apartment Building Hiding Secret Treasures

DIG IT | On The Wenanoh, A Mount Pleasant Apartment Building Hiding Secret Treasures

by Stevie Wilson | Vancouver is filled with beautiful heritage homes, and it’s always interesting to see the care that residents take to showcase a house’s historic charms – but when is the last time you saw that type of care in a

STAFF MEAL | On Freddie Fried Rice, Spiced Pork Ribs, And Lamb Samosas At Campagnolo

STAFF MEAL | On Freddie Fried Rice, Spiced Pork Ribs, And Lamb Samosas At Campagnolo

by Ken Tsui | Recently, Campagnolo chef Nathan Lowey decided to serve BBQ spiced pork ribs for staff meal. It’s a menu item often found Upstairs. But first, he has to butcher the ribs. An entire pig is delivered to the restaurant

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