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On the heels of several friends and family services, Ugly Dumpling is now officially open at 1590 Commercial Drive.
This event marks Merchant's Workshop's final affiliated dinner, on the heels of their impending closure on Thursday, August 16th.
The new project will pair front-of-house veteran Van Doren Chan with chef Darren Gee in the Merchant's Workshop space.
Kids were encouraged to run guiltlessly, joyously amok at this memorable (if often outrageously loud) counter-service cafe off The Drive.
Chefs Dallah El and Doug Steven are dishing out the special collab with orange blossom sweet tea and sumac fries on July 28.
One of the best neighbourhood restaurants in Vancouver is set to shut its doors after several years of memorable service on The Drive.
The successor to a Commercial Dr. legend is on the verge of opening. We snuck in for staff training and took these photos...
The best, most authentic Cubano sandwich in Vancouver is worth investigating, ingredient by ingredient, to see how it's done.
Having six different lasagnas on the menu is a clever way to ensure the affections of every sane person currently walking the earth.
The annual celebration of Italian heritage is one of our great entertainment assets -- 14 blocks of delicious things to eat, drink, see and do!
The highly anticipated restaurant serving "Nashville Hot" fried chicken kicks off trial runs before its June 13 launch.
Chefs Doug Stephen and Lindsey Mann of Merchant's Workshop are hoping to launch their "DL Chicken Shack" later this month.
The crew from Savio Volpe are launching 'Pepino's Spaghetti House' and 'Caffe La Tana' on Commercial Drive this summer.
Though these new photos would suggest otherwise, the revamped Cuban-inspired icon is looking to re-open early next week.
The 21 year old neighbourhood icon has been purchased by the people behind Postmark Brewing and Belgard Kitchen.
Agents appear to have raided the venerable East Van establishment and seized a 242 rare bottles of whisky, valued at over $40,000.
Five years ago this week the owners of La Mezcaleria were in crisis mode after having to wait nine months for an electrical upgrade.
Look closely at the Spade logo and you might learn a little something about owner Sammy Piccolo's personal roots...
The venerable institution is set to close just before Christmas. There are accepting reservations until the last service.
We get caught up imagining this slick, stylish, sexy tonkatsu spot in New York City being relocated to the heart of Commercial Drive.
The 40 seater is opening in the middle of November at 1858 Commercial Drive (the old Waves Coffee location)
A lot of smoke, a skylight and the right time of day combine for magic at La Mezcaleria
Table #30 is where you can curl up with your beer and deep fried sour pork ribs and spy not only on the bar, your table neighbours and the kitchen pass but also on the world going by beyond the glass.
Mezcal margarita sees its Cointreau, lime, and agave lit up with the booze-alleviating sting of grapefruit and a seriously summery herbaceous hint of thyme ("tomillo" is Spanish for thyme).