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Renovated Our Town Cafe Revealed in Mt. Pleasant

The new cafe looks fancier than the original, but the real improvements are in systems, methods, machines and product.

Scout List

The Scout List Vol. 476

9 Places

An agenda of the things we are doing, wishing we could do, or are conspiring to do in Vancouver from June 13 to June 19, 2018

Field Trip

Slowing Down in La Paz

12 Places

How to eat and drink exceptionally well between unforgettable swims with dolphins and sharks in the Sea of Cortez.

The Latest

15 Places

The Beer Brief, Vol. 2

A succinct, bulleted briefing on beer-related news and imminent events (mapped for your crawling and tasting pleasure by Thalia Stopa).

Sneak Your Pints Into ‘The Cave’ at Brassneck

The 'Best Seat in the House' column returns to detail the secluded awesomeness of this hidden gem in Mt. Pleasant.

Wanting This Concrete Cabin in Mexico Near a Tofino Beach

Designed by Aranza de Arino (and available on Airbnb), it's close to the big wave surfer's paradise of Puerto Escondido.

8 Places

Aya Garcia Does The Dishes

We asked Aya Garcia of Brassneck Brewing to give us a tour of her favourite food and drinks spots across Vancouver.

Inside Pepino’s Spaghetti House as Launch Nears

The successor to a Commercial Dr. legend is on the verge of opening. We snuck in for staff training and took these photos...

You Need To Try This

Vancouver’s Best Brunches, Mapped & Ranked

16 Places

A treasure map to the city's best restaurants currently serving extraordinarily delicious and otherwise interesting brunches.

Scout 25

Vancouver’s Best Restaurants, Ranked

25 Places

A panel of local industry pros created this list of essential restaurants for Spring, 2018. Rank them with your picks.

New ‘La Taqueria’ Coming Together on Yukon St.

The new location will replace the one at Cambie and Broadway, which is slated to host its final service on June 24th.

‘The Garden’ to Launch in Strathcona This Summer

Long-time friends are opening a new cafe and bakery in the brand new building at 868 East Hastings St.

Sneak Your Pints Into ‘The Cave’ at Brassneck

The 'Best Seat in the House' column returns to detail the secluded awesomeness of this hidden gem in Mt. Pleasant.

The Dishes

Aya Garcia Does The Dishes

8 Places

We asked Aya Garcia of Brassneck Brewing to give us a tour of her favourite food and drinks spots across Vancouver.

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...

On Avocado Shark Jumping and the Food Writer Who Faked His Own Death

In this week's read of the food and drink headlines, Talia learns about Cobb Salads, scientific researchers eating their subjects and more.

Grain ‘Flour Shop’ Popping Up in Gastown for Special Bake-Off and Bread Sale

Some of Vancouver's best chefs and bakers are gathering to fight it out with bread this Saturday, June 16th at DiBeppe.

Breaking Down Vancouver’s Best Cubano Sandwich

The best, most authentic Cubano sandwich in Vancouver is worth investigating, ingredient by ingredient, to see how it's done.

Multi-Coloured Domino Tower Fall Takes 46 Mesmerizing Seconds

This domino tower took four days to build using 5,550 blocks, and its destruction took just 46 immensely satisfying seconds.

Vancouver Would Be Cooler If It Had This Art Project That Gave Out Free Hot Dogs

Austrian artist Erwin Wurm transformed an old VW bus into a bizarre, oddly obese food truck of sorts, and we want it for our sea wall.

Field Trip

The Scout Guide to Tofino

15 Places

Heading to Tofino this summer? Take this handy, mobile-friendly map/guide of good things to eat, drink and do with you!

Sneaking Into a Mediterranean Airport That’s Been Frozen in Time Since 1974

Few have set foot in Nicosia Airport since the Turkish invasion of Cyprus resulted in the forbidden zone that now contains it.

On Left-Wing Agreements in Principle and Mercenaries for the Millionaire Class

Sean Orr's latest read of the local headlines wonders at another Ford victory and peacocks doing their feathered best against excess.

Get Your Eating Pants Ready! Italian Day is Coming

The annual celebration of Italian heritage is one of our great entertainment assets -- 14 blocks of delicious things to eat, drink, see and do!

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Cioppino’s Awarded Three Forks From Gambero Rosso

Bells and Whistles Primed for 2018 World Cup