AWESOME THING WE ATE #947 | Every Damn Thing So Far At Kitsilano’s Excellent Annalena

AWESOME THING WE ATE #947 | Every Damn Thing So Far At Kitsilano’s Excellent Annalena

by Andrew Morrison | I'm digging just about everything about Annalena, the 65 seat eatery recently arrived in Kitsilano. Well, everything except that it's a… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #946 | Cauliflower Burger From The Local Omnivore At 33 Acres

AWESOME THING WE ATE #946 | Cauliflower Burger From The Local Omnivore At 33 Acres

The Local Omnivore food truck was parked in front of 33 Acres in Mt. Pleasant yesterday. We tucked into it as much as we could handle. This included an… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #945 | Orange Blossom Honey Over Soft Serve Frozen Yogurt

AWESOME THING WE ATE #945 | Orange Blossom Honey Over Soft Serve Frozen Yogurt

Holy good goddam does orange blossom honey over soft serve yogurt with honey cake ever hit the super simple springtime sweet spot. If you love honey but have… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #945 | Succotash “Harvest Plate” At The Acorn On Main Street

AWESOME THING WE ATE #945 | Succotash “Harvest Plate” At The Acorn On Main Street

Dig this sweet yellow carrot and chickpea succotash. It was last night's special "Harvest" plate dreamed up at The Acorn by sous chef Brian Luptak. The cast… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #944 | “Sai Woo” Staff Tasting On The Night Before Opening

AWESOME THING WE ATE #944 | “Sai Woo” Staff Tasting On The Night Before Opening

by Andrew Morrison | The long awaited Sai Woo restaurant opens at 158 East Pender St. in Chinatown this evening at 5pm. I was there last night as the staff… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #943 | Great Bang For Buck Sushi At The West End’s Sushi Mart

AWESOME THING WE ATE #943 | Great Bang For Buck Sushi At The West End’s Sushi Mart

With neighbours like Santouka, Kintaro, and others in Ramenland, this eat-in or takeaway nook punches well above its weight class when it comes to a solid $15… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #943 | The Intense Arroz con Pollo at The Sardine Can in Gastown

AWESOME THING WE ATE #943 | The Intense Arroz con Pollo at The Sardine Can in Gastown

We tried (and thoroughly enjoyed) a new dish at The Sardine Can in Gastown last night. The Arroz con Pollo is a rib-sticking, restorative sharable that… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #943 | A Pile Of Brown Butter Gems From The Salty Cookie Co.

AWESOME THING WE ATE #943 | A Pile Of Brown Butter Gems From The Salty Cookie Co.

These salted brown butter cookies from The Salty Cookie Co. recently made our day (bagged and escorted out of the last Hawker's Market in Mount Pleasant)… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #942 | A “Perfect” Cookie At Elysian Coffee On West Broadway

AWESOME THING WE ATE #942 | A “Perfect” Cookie At Elysian Coffee On West Broadway

It goes without saying that not all cookies are equal, but in the case of this one at Elysian Coffee, there was a chasm between it and the rest. Indeed, if… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #941 | The Greasy Spoon’s Pastrami-Cured Duck Confit Hash

AWESOME THING WE ATE #941 | The Greasy Spoon’s Pastrami-Cured Duck Confit Hash

Last night's very special Greasy Spoon supper at Save On Meats was deliciously unique featuring some truly revelatory plates from Pear Tree owner/chef… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #940 | The Last Of The Winter Risotto At Burdock & Co. On Main

AWESOME THING WE ATE #940 | The Last Of The Winter Risotto At Burdock & Co. On Main

This wintry, earthy risotto from Burdock & Co. on Main Street - made with Agassiz rice, black trumpet mushrooms, and cauliflower before being finished… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #939 | Restorative Lunch At “Nicli’s Next Door” On E. Cordova St.

AWESOME THING WE ATE #939 | Restorative Lunch At “Nicli’s Next Door” On E. Cordova St.

Chef Josh Gale at Nicli's Next Door in Gastown recently launched a $15 prix-fixe lunch menu that includes a green salad and a big plate of one of the… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #938 | Decadent Dirty Twixter Treat From The Dirty Apron Deli

AWESOME THING WE ATE #938 | Decadent Dirty Twixter Treat From The Dirty Apron Deli

From the annals of awesome comes the "Dirty Twixter" bar - reminiscent of the Twix chocolate bar - from the delicatessen at The Dirty Apron. It's a brown… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #937 | Big Rocky Road Tart From Railtown’s “Cadeaux Bakery”

AWESOME THING WE ATE #937 | Big Rocky Road Tart From Railtown’s “Cadeaux Bakery”

One of our number had a birthday over the weekend and the festivities were made especially memorable by this oversized Rocky Road tart from Cadeaux Bakery… more 

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