AWESOME THING WE ATE #952 | Delicious Expressions Of Yesterday At “Grapes & Soda”

AWESOME THING WE ATE #952 | Delicious Expressions Of Yesterday At “Grapes & Soda”

Michelle Sproule | Have you ever had a plate of something that tasted so precisely of there and then seasonality that it almost floored you? Corn on the cob… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #951 | Tucking Into Escapist Moules Frites @ Bistro Wagon Rouge

AWESOME THING WE ATE #951 | Tucking Into Escapist Moules Frites @ Bistro Wagon Rouge

by Michelle Sproule | Bistro Wagon Rouge provides a reliable (and affordable) escape for those times when you temporarily need to pretend you're in France. Sit… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #950 | Rainy Day Pho Ga At Hastings-Sunrise’s “Mr. Red Cafe”

AWESOME THING WE ATE #950 | Rainy Day Pho Ga At Hastings-Sunrise’s “Mr. Red Cafe”

Mr. Red Cafe in Hastings-Sunrise is the ultimate in rainy day escapes. Owned by Rose and Hong Nguyen, it's a wham-bam punchy flavour show of North Vietnamese… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #949 | Marrow & Pea Risotto With Roasted Lamb Sweetbreads

AWESOME THING WE ATE #949 | Marrow & Pea Risotto With Roasted Lamb Sweetbreads

A couple of nights ago Wildebeest chef Wesley Young welcomed chef Jesse Grasso of Toronto's Black Hoof into his kitchen for a special collaborative supper… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #948 | Nasturtium Soup & A Gorgeous Spring Hash At The Acorn

AWESOME THING WE ATE #948 | Nasturtium Soup & A Gorgeous Spring Hash At The Acorn

The Spring menu has sprung at The Acorn on Main Street. We pecked our way through much of it last night. Highlights included a beautifully presented root… more 

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 

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