The View From Your Window #168

We love posting photographs that reveal the views through the windows of our readers. We hope you'll consider sharing yours!

How One Designer Created the Graphic Identity of Jazz

Blue Note Records' graphic designer Reid Miles combined photography and typography in such a way as to define the medium.

Com Vietnamese Taking Shape, Launching Soon

The new 75 seat restaurant opens at the end of the month, with Ste. Marie and Glasfurd & Walker collaborating on the look.

What Every Vancouver Food Lover Should Be Doing For Brunch This Sunday

David Hawksworth, Angus An, Melissa Craig, Ned Bell and a dozen other culinary greats want to cook for you this weekend.

Why Urban East Sides Are Often Poorer Than West Sides

We don't think this applies to Vancouver's geography, but it's nevertheless an interesting (and quickly explained) hypothesis.

1946 Footage Shows American Navy Pilot Enduring Insane Wind Tunnel Speeds

If you've ever wondered what your face would look like if it turned towards the most powerful wind in history, here you go...

Five Years Ago This Week, Rain Or Shine Opened in Kitsilano

For Throwback Thursday we go back to when we poked our heads inside a brand new ice cream outfit in Kitsilano.

Inside Verre, Opening Soon on Vancouver’s Seawall

Chef Liam Breen and frontman Matthew Fidler are launching the Modern European restaurant in the old Crime Lab space.

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...

This Variable Rain Sound Generator Is What We Need Right Now

For when the depressing monotony of the rain becomes too much and begs for variance of tone and intensity with a side of thunder.

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...

This 100+ Seat Establishment in Gastown Was Inspired by Vancouver’s Beer Heritage

Today we remember Sean Heather's Bitter Tasting Room, interring it for all eternity in Vancouver's Restaurant Graveyard.

We Want a Bottle of the New ‘Bearface’ Triple Oak Canadian Whisky

The small batch whisky is aged seven years in American oak before being finished in French oak and virgin Hungarian oak.

New School in Manhattan Reimagines Education Through Design — And We Want It

Though the new WeGrow school was designed for the benefit of playful children, we'd sooner use it as an office space.

Wagashiya-Style Cafe ‘Usagi’ Opening Soon

Moeno Kawai is in the final stages of construction of her six seat, 400 square foot Japanese cafe at Oak & West 20th.

Ubuntu Canteen Coming to The Fraserhood

The forward-thinking, kid-friendly 38 seater will be open for breakfast, lunch and dinner at 4194 Fraser Street.

Nemesis Coffee Opening New Location at Polygon Gallery in 2019

Construction should kick off at some point before Christmas. Opening day is being set for Winter/Spring 2019.

A Look Back at the Start of Ask For Luigi, Which Turns Five This Week

The room was littered with cardboard, unfilled menus, fresh bus pans and other bits of service detritus, but it looked very promising...

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...

Video Shows Venetian Restaurant Service Continuing in Midst of Flood

Flooding is almost an annual occurrence in the beautiful Italian city, and its citizens and visitors are learning how to take it in stride.

This Seafood-Focused Wine Bar Lasted Six Years in Gastown

Today we remember Cork & Fin (and its freshly shucked oysters), interring it for all eternity in Vancouver's Restaurant Graveyard.

Carving the First Spanish Ham Inside Como, Opening Soon in Mt. Pleasant

Staff of the highly anticipated Spanish-themed restaurant gathered to break bread, trade sips and test their skills in the construction site.

East Hastings’ Campagnolo Roma is Closing

Following a seven year run at 2297 East Hastings Street, the Roman-inspired eatery will shut down for good on November 8th.

This Is What Bistro Wagon Rouge Looked Like Five Years Ago on Opening Day

Brad Miller's excellent little French hideaway hasn't changed much in its first five years, and we hope that's true of the next five.

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 The Fully Loaded ‘Moose’ at Chewie’s Biscuit Company

"The Moose" comes loaded with fried chicken, sausage gravy, cheddar cheese, fried egg and bacon. You'll need a knife and fork.

‘Livia’ Opening Soon on Commercial Drive

Claire Livia and her partner, Jordan Pires, have taken over the old All Basha space to create a 40 seat bakery and restaurant.

Shameful Tiki Crew to Get Spooky With New Spot

The Dark Manor Inn is a 60 seat haunted-mansion inspired restaurant and bar opening soon at 4298 Fraser Street.