NEVER HEARD OF IT | Filling Your Filipino Pork Quota At ‘Hapag Ihaw Ihaw’ On Victoria Drive

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Filling Your Filipino Pork Quota At ‘Hapag Ihaw Ihaw’ On Victoria Drive

Never Heard Of It is a series of stories exploring Vancouver’s many informal hole-in-the-wall eateries. These are the places that don’t get much in the way of traditional media play as they tend to avoid the typical paths of PR, seldom fiddling over tweets, posting imagery to Instagram, or playing the Facebook game. Browse the Never Heard Of It archive here. —————————————————— by Ken Tsui | With those who dine on swine typically affixing… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | The Restorative Power Of Pupusas At ‘El Caracol Cafe’ On Victoria Dr.

NEVER HEARD OF IT | The Restorative Power Of Pupusas At ‘El Caracol Cafe’ On Victoria Dr.

Never Heard Of It is a series of stories exploring Vancouver’s many informal hole-in-the-wall eateries. These are the places that don't get much in the way… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Capable, Comfortable And Cool: ‘Carp Bento Box’ In Mount Pleasant

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Capable, Comfortable And Cool: ‘Carp Bento Box’ In Mount Pleasant

by Marhsall To | Carp Bento Box can be found across the street from bizarre-beloved Kingsgate Mall in Mt. Pleasant. The quaintly small and unassuming sushi… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Old School Ramen Done Right At Unassuming ‘Shibuyatei’ In Richmond

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Old School Ramen Done Right At Unassuming ‘Shibuyatei’ In Richmond

by Ken Tsui | Recommendations for Shibuyatei often come with a warning: get there early. Located on a bustling strip off Bridgeport Road, the humble ramen… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Relishing In The Crusty Delights Of ‘Banh Mi Saigon’ On Victoria Drive

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Relishing In The Crusty Delights Of ‘Banh Mi Saigon’ On Victoria Drive

by Ken Tsui | Banh Mi Saigon on Victoria Drive is a relatively new contender in the forever ongoing "which is best" banh mi debate (if Vancouver could ever… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Often Weird But Always Delicious Waffles At Kingsway’s ‘Off The Grid’

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Often Weird But Always Delicious Waffles At Kingsway’s ‘Off The Grid’

by Marshall To | Located on Kingsway across from Norquay Park between Nanaimo and Rupert streets is Off The Grid Waffles, a small, smartly designed… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Duft & Co.’s Delicious Baking Makes Adventure To Abby Worthwhile

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Duft & Co.’s Delicious Baking Makes Adventure To Abby Worthwhile

by Marshall To | Located in the heart of Abbotsford is Duft & Co. Bakehouse. The family-run bakery and cafe from Tyler Duft (FOH) and his wife Cassie… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Digging Traditional Thai Cuisine At ‘Bai Bua’ At 2443 East Hastings St.

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Digging Traditional Thai Cuisine At ‘Bai Bua’ At 2443 East Hastings St.

by Marshall To | I have a soft spot for places like Bai Bua in Hastings-Sunrise. It's a family-owned operation from front to back with the older generation… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Malaysian/Singaporean Staples Pack The House At ‘Hawker’s Delight’

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Malaysian/Singaporean Staples Pack The House At ‘Hawker’s Delight’

Never Heard Of It is a series of stories exploring Vancouver’s many informal hole-in-the-wall eateries. by Marshall To | Just north of the intersection of… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Italian Market Cafe “Gigi Blin” A Charmer In The Heart Of Marpole

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Italian Market Cafe “Gigi Blin” A Charmer In The Heart Of Marpole

Never Heard Of It is a series of stories exploring Vancouver’s many informal hole-in-the-wall eateries. by Marshall To | If you were ever looking for a… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Longing For Dumplings, Wine Chicken & Tan Tan Noodles On Main St.

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Longing For Dumplings, Wine Chicken & Tan Tan Noodles On Main St.

Never Heard Of It is a series of stories exploring Vancouver’s many informal hole-in-the-wall eateries. by Marshall To |  Long’s Noodle House can be found… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Eating Noodles Soaked In Awesome At Hoi An Cafe On Victoria Drive

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Eating Noodles Soaked In Awesome At Hoi An Cafe On Victoria Drive

by Ken Tsui | Unassuming little Hoi An Cafe is one of the many delicious reasons why Victoria Drive has a well earned reputation for having some of the best… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Exploring Strip Malls In Search Of A Genuine Filipino Food Experience

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Exploring Strip Malls In Search Of A Genuine Filipino Food Experience

by Ken Tsui | Ask any Filipino about where to get an authentic, traditional homestyle meal and they’ll almost always invite you over to their mom’s house… more 

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