STAFF MEAL | How The Crew Breaks Bread Before Service At Railtown’s ‘Ask For Luigi’

STAFF MEAL | How The Crew Breaks Bread Before Service At Railtown’s ‘Ask For Luigi’

Staff Meal is a new column by Ken Tsui. The photo essays will detail the stories behind the family-style meals that some of Vancouver’s busiest restaurant crews get either before or after service.  by Ken Tsui | Before service, the team at Railtown’s Ask for Luigi rallies for their staff meal. Chef and owner Jean-­Christophe Poirier and cook Edward Jordan decide to nostalgic for their days together at Pizzeria Farina, Poirier’s sister restaurant. They begin by rolling out… more 

DINER: A Sneak Peek Inside J.C. Poirier’s Nearly Finished “Pizzeria Farina” On Main St.

DINER: A Sneak Peek Inside J.C. Poirier’s Nearly Finished “Pizzeria Farina” On Main St.

A few weeks ago Scout broke the news that the folks behind Pourhouse and chef Jean-Christophe Poirier (ex-Campagnolo, Chow) had joined forces and were working… more 

DINER: Gastown’s “Pourhouse” Team And Chef J.C. Poirier Opening “Pizzeria Farina”

DINER: Gastown’s “Pourhouse” Team And Chef J.C. Poirier Opening “Pizzeria Farina”

This just landed in my inbox: Pourhouse Restaurant and Jean-Christophe (J-C) Poirier are excited to announce their new joint venture. Opening soon on Main and… more 

GOODS: Gastown’s “Pourhouse” Welcomes Jean-Christophe Poirier As Executive Chef

GOODS: Gastown’s “Pourhouse” Welcomes Jean-Christophe Poirier As Executive Chef

The GOODS from Gastown's Pourhouse Vancouver, BC | Pourhouse Restaurant is pleased to welcome Jean-Christophe Poirier as their new Executive Chef. J.C. joins… more 

JC Poirier Back In Vancouver, To Helm Kitchen At Campagnolo…

JC Poirier Back In Vancouver, To Helm Kitchen At Campagnolo…

Nearly a year ago we broke the news that Chow restaurant on South Granville was closing. It was a beautiful space, so I was very sad to see it go. What was… more 

Pizzeria Farina

Pizzeria Farina

Details Address: 915 Main Street, Vancouver Telephone: (604) 681-9334 Fax: (604) 681-9337 Facebook | Twitter Website: www.pizzeriafarina.com Email:… more 

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