SEEN IN VANCOUVER #326: Cool Christmas Installations Landing Off Maple Tree Square

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #326: Cool Christmas Installations Landing Off Maple Tree Square

I was having a drink at the bar in L'Abattoir in Gastown last night and noticed a huge chandelier of wrapped presents cascading down from the ceiling in the shape of an inverted Christmas tree. The owner, Paul Grunberg, told me it was the work of Chad Falkenberg and Kelly Reynolds, two local designers who donated their time to Yule up a few businesses around Maple Tree Square. See also their white-lit arch of plum trees at the entrance to Roden Gray, the Christmas wreath of shiny… more 

Awesome Thing We Ate #836: Kickass Wild Sockeye Salmon Nigiri At Sea Monstr Sushi

Awesome Thing We Ate #836: Kickass Wild Sockeye Salmon Nigiri At Sea Monstr Sushi

Wild sockeye salmon nigiri at Sea Monstr Sushi | 55 Powell St. | $2.50 per piece.

Cool Thing We Want #258: Nice And Cold Upside Down Beers At “Sea Monstr Sushi”

Cool Thing We Want #258: Nice And Cold Upside Down Beers At “Sea Monstr Sushi”

Around Christmas I posted a video that was shot at an American sporting event and showed a beer dispensing machine that blew my mind. Why? Because it poured… more 

“Sea Monstr Sushi” To Unleash Tentacles Tonight In Gastown

“Sea Monstr Sushi” To Unleash Tentacles Tonight In Gastown

by Andrew Morrison | The much-anticipated Sea Monstr Sushi opens tonight at 6pm in Gastown (55 Powell). The 16 seater from Sharks + Hammers duo Alex Usow and… more 

Restaurateur Mark Brand Picks Up Landmark “Save On Meats”

Restaurateur Mark Brand Picks Up Landmark “Save On Meats”

Mark Brand, co-owner of Boneta, The Diamond, Sea Monstr Sushi and Shark + Hammers, has secured a lease on the building that has housed the iconic Save On Meats… more 

Keith Allison & Mark Brand Dish On Gastown’s Sea Monstr Sushi

Keith Allison & Mark Brand Dish On Gastown’s Sea Monstr Sushi

Sea Monstr Sushi co-owner Mark Brand introduced the upcoming Gastown restaurant's newly appointed chef to me the other day in Scout's office. In quite the… more 

Mark Brand & Alex Usow To Open “Sea Monstr Sushi” In Gastown

Mark Brand & Alex Usow To Open “Sea Monstr Sushi” In Gastown

Boneta/Diamond co-owner and his business partner Alex Usow (in the Powell St. clothing store Sharks + Hammers) are opening a new sushi restaurant at 55 Powell… more 

Sharks + Hammers

Sharks + Hammers

Details 54 Alexander Street Vancouver BC V6A 1E7 Telephone: 604.648.2252 Web: www.sharksandhammers.com Twitter | Facebook Gallery Key People Owners: Mark… more 

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