Four Top Vancouver Chefs to Launch New Fast Food Concept on Granville Island

Chefs Angus An, Hamid Salimian, Joël Watanabe and Robert Belcham have joined forces to open Popina Canteen this summer.

The Oldest Part of Vancouver Might Not Be Where You Think It Is

Vancouver is often said to have begun at Hastings Mill at the foot of Dunlevy Street, but the area we now know as Marpole is just as old.

The (Now) Famous Local Ingredient Few Vancouverites Were Aware of 12 Years Ago

"One of the best, most delicious harbingers of summer in Vancouver is the beginning of the spot prawn season..."

Inside the New ‘Tractor Foods’ on Broadway

The newest location of the quick-service, health-focused restaurant opens Monday, February 26th at 601 West Broadway.

In Pursuit of Holy Grails with Vij’s Award-Winning Sommelier, Sean Nelson

Local boy Sean Nelson just won the title of BC’s Best Sommelier for 2018. Now he sets his sights on an even bigger prize.

Pronto and Prontino ‘Renovicted’ from Cambie Village

The beautiful, Scott Cohen-designed restaurant and cocktail bar at 3473 Cambie Street are both being forced to close at some point this Spring.

Vancouver’s City Hall Destroyed The Original ‘Strathcona Park’ by Landing On It

There are two Strathcona Parks in Vancouver's history. The second is still in Strathcona. The first is long gone. Here's what happened.

What Vancouverites Mean When They Enthusiastically Refer to "The Canadians"

"I could use some cold beer, two hot dogs, a lot of direct sunshine and some screaming. Hey, I know! Let's go to a Canadians game!"

This Wes Anderson-Inspired ‘Budapest Cafe’ for Kerrisdale, Please

It has that mix of old money eccentricity and oblivious ridiculousness characterized in The Royal Tenenbaums and The Fantastic Mr. Fox

Grapes & Soda to Host a Special Night of ‘Ethical Hedonism’ on February 11

The celebrated establishment welcomes Existential Eating chef Heather Dosman and teacher Camille Flanjak for a restorative evening.

You Need To Try This Delicious Riff on the Classic ‘Cuba Libre’ Cocktail at Vij’s

Olivia Povarchook stirs 8 year old Bacardi with Amaro Averna, Amaretto and Angostura Bitters in this updated take on the legend.

Where to Eat Your Omelette at Vancouver’s Most Parisian of French Restaurants

Not all restaurant tables are created equal, and this is especially the case at the highly transportive and atmospheric Au Comptoir.

The Most Delicious Thing on Granville Island Costs Only $2.10

"One doesn't leave Granville Island Public Market without at least a half dozen Honey Dips from Lee's. What we're you thinking?"

Making Sense of One of Kitsilano’s Better Wine Lists

It's a medium-sized list with just 66 bottles (22 by the glass), but GM Jeff Parr has put together a real beauty at AnnaLena.

The Strip of West Side Beaches Named for Our First Iberian Visitors

"Making sense of which beach is which at Spanish Banks is a tricky thing, even for lifelong Vancouverites."

You Need To Try The Bartenders Malt by Auchentoshan

When a dozen of the world's best bartenders come together to create a whisky with the likes of Auchentoshan, you need to give it a shot.

We Want This Japanese-Inspired Teapot by Lupa Ceramics

This beauty by local ceramicist Kristine Aguilar is the perfect teapot for daily brewing our way through every day of winter.

We Want This Japanese Home with an Earthquake-Ready Bookshelf for a Kits Laneway

No ladders are necessary to explore this tall, slanted, seismic-savvy bookshelf in Japan.

Waterfront “Vaporetto” to Launch on Granville Island this Winter

Cinara & Autostrada owners Lucais Syme and Dustin Dockendorf aim to have the Venetian-inspired eatery open by mid-February.

The Oakwood Is on the Hunt for a Sous Chef

Joe Pizza Now Open at UBC and Hiring

28 Seat Restaurant in Kitsilano Does Vancouver Proud

Yew Street's little Mak N Ming lands coveted spot on enRoute Magazine's annual "Best New Restaurants in Canada" list

Books on Making Zines, Swiss Design Revolts and Fascinating Illustrations

Our friends at Emily Carr University Library – put together a selection of books on idiosyncratic works and artistic processes...

ArtBreakers Illustration Market Set For Olympic Village, October 14-15

Creekside Community Centre is set to host a unique market experience showcasing local illustrators, animators and designers.

Chef Fans of Michael Jackson to Serve a ‘Thriller’ of a Special Meal

Chefs Makoto Ono, Amanda Cheng, Sean Reeve, Mark Singson and Trevor Bird are crafting an MJ-inspired menu for October 16.

City of Vancouver Needs Food Service Industry Workers’ Opinions on Waste Reduction

Food industry workers are asked to appear with ideas and input at two upcoming roundtable discussions with the City.

Tasty Scenes From Last Night’s Fun, Frenzied ‘From Farms to Forks’ Feast

The magic happens when the chaos of the party collides with the beautifully frantic rhythms of fast-paced professional kitchens.

Looking for a Last Bite of Summer? You Need to Try This Corn Cob Treat in Kitsilano

Nothing says the end of summer more deliciously than corn on the cob. Get ready to attack this stuff with your fingers and face!