Scout 25

Vancouver’s Best Restaurants, Mapped

25 Places

A fresh panel of local industry pros created this list of essential restaurants for Fall/Winter, 2019.

Scout List

The Scout List, Vol. 549

10 Places

An agenda of the things we are doing, wishing we could do, or are conspiring to do in Vancouver from Dec. 4 to Dec. 10, 2019.

Community News

Where to Book Your Holiday Parties

94 Places

The party specs of Vancouver's best restaurants. Expect this resourceful list to grow as the holiday season approaches.

The Latest

Short Star Wars Doc Details the Many Types of ‘Stormtrooper’ and How They Came to Be

From the clone troopers and scout troopers to death troopers, snow troopers and shore troopers, this short doc looks at them all.

Can You Correctly Identify This Vancouver Restaurant?

Do you think you know Vancouver's restaurant scene well enough to identify this spot? Give us your best guesses in the comments...

A Sneak Peek Inside the Victoria Location of ‘Virtuous Pie’ — Opening December 14th

The new, 2,300 sqft Victoria location of Virtuous Pie is on the verge of opening inside the Finlayson Building at 530 Pandora Avenue.

The Honorific Bestowed Upon One of the Greatest Canucks of All Time

"I don't think the Dragonslayer will ever have to pay for a drink in Vancouver for the rest of his life, and for good reason..."

On the Coming Holiday Drink Tsunami and the Trouble With Reindeer Orgies

In her latest read of the food and drink headlines, Talia finds sinking gingerbread cities and efforts to conserve genetic diversity.

Drinker

Vancouver’s Best Cocktail Spots, Winter Edition

35 Places

We asked drinks expert Talia Kleinplatz to map out her favourite imbibing spots in Vancouver for the long dark that lies ahead.

You Need To Try This

The Comfort Food Guide to Vancouver

13 Places

This ever-evolving list is the anchor of a new series that seeks to map out Vancouver's best and most legendary comfort foods.

A Sneak Peek Inside the Victoria Location of ‘Virtuous Pie’ — Opening December 14th

The new, 2,300 sqft Victoria location of Virtuous Pie is on the verge of opening inside the Finlayson Building at 530 Pandora Avenue.

‘Say Mercy!’ Opening Soon on Fraser Street

The team that gave us the critically-acclaimed Mackenzie Room is hard at work on a second restaurant, this time at 4298 Fraser Street.

Can You Correctly Identify This Vancouver Restaurant?

Do you think you know Vancouver's restaurant scene well enough to identify this spot? Give us your best guesses in the comments...

On the Coming Holiday Drink Tsunami and the Trouble With Reindeer Orgies

In her latest read of the food and drink headlines, Talia finds sinking gingerbread cities and efforts to conserve genetic diversity.

8 Thoughtful Gift Ideas for the Picky Food Lovers on Your Christmas List

From wine to chocolate, these gift ideas provide not only instant and delicious gratification, but also tasty reasons to come together.

‘North Point Brewing’ Set for Launch in North Van

The new microbrewery is a pretty and simple little thing, the look and feel of which is evidently meant to evoke 'cabin feels'.

We Want to Drink at This Art Deco Gin Library That Contains Over a Thousand Bottles

This Art Deco-inspired lobby bar can be found in Singapore on the ground floor of the iconic, 24-storey Parkview Square building.

Drinker

A Map to Vancouver’s 12 Cocktails of December

12 Places

Partial proceeds from each cocktail goes to charity, so this map leads to bars where you can drink for a good cause...

How ‘Big Green Egg’ Kamado Grills Get Made

This short video details how a popular iteration of a 3,000 year old Japanese cooking urn is being made in the 21st century.

This bulletin board is used by members of the Scout Community to share their news. On a typical day it will include new menu offerings; details on special deals and events; new stock and sale notices; announcements of senior staff appointments; and much more.

Short Star Wars Doc Details the Many Types of ‘Stormtrooper’ and How They Came to Be

From the clone troopers and scout troopers to death troopers, snow troopers and shore troopers, this short doc looks at them all.

The Honorific Bestowed Upon One of the Greatest Canucks of All Time

"I don't think the Dragonslayer will ever have to pay for a drink in Vancouver for the rest of his life, and for good reason..."

On Hockey Players Demolishing Thieves and the Insufferable Whining of the Over-Privileged

In his latest read of the news headlines, Sean Orr sees major crises intersecting and finds Satan in a Christmas parade.

The View From Your Window #212

We love posting photos like this that reveal the views through the windows of our readers. We hope you'll consider sharing yours!

Fascinating Animation Tracks Humanity’s Long Relationship With Fire and Photons

Light "ignited a relationship between people and photons that changed the course of mankind—and continues to evolve to this day."

The Music That’s Always in the Ears of Local Designer and Drummer, Zoe Fuhr

This week we pick the musical brain of the drummer for local band Frankiie, who is also the talented designer behind Fuhr & Co.

Five Reasons We’re Looking Forward to the Second Coming of Krampusmarkt

We can't wait for the 'Oddly Exquisite Kristmas Market' collaboration between OH Studios and Strange Fellows, December 6 - 8th!

Pastry Chef Needed at Kitsilano’s Au Comptoir

Cascade Room Seeks Experienced Bartender

Two Kitchen Positions Open at Yuwa Japanese Cuisine

The Mackenzie Room on Hunt for Chef de Partie

Anh and Chi on Hunt for Bar Manager