SEEN IN VANCOUVER #529 | A Curious Chef Follows The Action In A Kitchen That Isn’t His

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #529 | A Curious Chef Follows The Action In A Kitchen That Isn’t His

This is one of our favourite photographs. It shows a visiting chef, Cameron Smith of Penticton's Joy Road, peeking into the kitchen mid-meal at The Fat Dragon. The restaurant was opened on the DTES in the late winter of 2012 by the folks behind the two Campagnolos (you'll find the old Fat Dragon neon sign hanging from the ceiling upstairs at the Main Street location). Though loved by many, it lasted only nine months, closing two years ago this month. EVERYTHING SEEN IN VANCOUVER

GOODS | La Pentola Continues Its Famiglia Series With A Seasonal Feast On Aug. 25th

GOODS | La Pentola Continues Its Famiglia Series With A Seasonal Feast On Aug. 25th

The GOODS from La Pentola Vancouver, BC | Join us at 6pm on August 25th to dine at a communal table with your neighbours and friends. This month, the spotlight… more 

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS: Lolita’s On Davie Hunting For Experienced Server/Bartender

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS: Lolita’s On Davie Hunting For Experienced Server/Bartender

The GOODS from Lolita's South of the Border Cantina Vancouver, BC | Lolitas is looking for a full time server/bartender. The successful candidate must have be… more 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #203: It Had A Garden Bridge Spanning False Creek

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #203: It Had A Garden Bridge Spanning False Creek

We're not exactly bridge fetishists here at Scout, but we really dig a variety of them, especially if they aren't for the exclusive use of automobiles. Bridges… more 

GOODS: Big “Night At The Aquarium” Raises Over $350,000 To Help Protect Aquatic Life

GOODS: Big “Night At The Aquarium” Raises Over $350,000 To Help Protect Aquatic Life

The GOODS from Ocean Wise Vancouver, BC | The Vancouver Aquarium’s annual fundraising gala, Night at the Aquarium, presented by PCL Construction Group,… more 

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #444: A Short Doc On Yaletown’s Favourite Barber, Farzad Salehi

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #444: A Short Doc On Yaletown’s Favourite Barber, Farzad Salehi

Dig this micro doc on Yaletown barber Farzad Salehi by local freelance video journalist and television producer/director Tim Lawrence, especially the anecdote… more 

GOODS: Tofino’s “Spotted Bear Bistro” All Set For Piggy Parts Party This Friday Night

GOODS: Tofino’s “Spotted Bear Bistro” All Set For Piggy Parts Party This Friday Night

The GOODS from Spotted Bear Bistro Tofino, BC | If you're visiting Tofino this weekend, don't miss Spotted Bear Bistro's Feast Tofino pig roast event on… more 

LOOKCITY: On Essential White Button-Ups And Chanel Getting Her Own Graphic Novel

LOOKCITY: On Essential White Button-Ups And Chanel Getting Her Own Graphic Novel

by Robyn Yager | Dace has created the perfect ladies white button-up shirt. I love the relaxed yet structured style. Pair with a pair of loose trousers, a… more 

GET YOUR ASS OUTSIDE: On Discovering North Vancouver’s “Lynn Headwater Park”

GET YOUR ASS OUTSIDE: On Discovering North Vancouver’s “Lynn Headwater Park”

by Ariel Taylor | Spring has officially arrived on the coast and with the warming weather and blooming city streets it’s hard to want to stay inside. The… more 

DINER: A Look Inside Chef Makoto Ono’s Stylish ‘PiDGiN’ On The Downtown Eastside

DINER: A Look Inside Chef Makoto Ono’s Stylish ‘PiDGiN’ On The Downtown Eastside

by Andrew Morrison | Pidgin, the highly anticipated first Vancouver restaurant from Canadian Culinary Champion Makoto Ono, opened last night to friends and… more 

DINER: Two Industry Veterans Set To Open “Cuchillo” Eatery On The DTES This Spring

DINER: Two Industry Veterans Set To Open “Cuchillo” Eatery On The DTES This Spring

by Andrew Morrison | Restaurant wonks and food lovers will be happy to learn that the main floor of the old building at 261 Powell St. (next to Bean Around The… more 

SCOUT LIST: 11 Things That You Should Absolutely Do Between Now & Next Week

SCOUT LIST: 11 Things That You Should Absolutely Do Between Now & Next Week

by Michelle Sproule | The main objective of this website is to scout out and promote the things that make Vancouver such a sweet place to be. We do this with… more 

Smoke Break #898: How To Propose To Your Girlfriend Like A Total Boss (Seen In Tofino)

Smoke Break #898: How To Propose To Your Girlfriend Like A Total Boss (Seen In Tofino)

We bumped into this set up on Long beach yesterday. Word around Tofino is that a local cook named Peter (Shelter) and his buddy Ricky (SOBO) spent some… more 

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