Scout 25

Vancouver’s Best Restaurants, Mapped and Ranked

25 Places

A fresh panel of local industry pros created this list of essential restaurants for Spring/Summer, 2019. Rank them with your picks!

Opening Soon

‘Downlow Smash’ Opening Soon on Main St.

The much loved burger pop-up is getting a permanent location inside The American at 926 Main St. starting in September.

Restaurant Graveyard

Vancouver’s Restaurant Graveyard

65 Places

With the help of many diners and restaurant industry veterans, we bring you this growing token of remembrance!

The Latest

24 Places

Eating Up the Arts of Seattle

Kristin Lim hits the Emerald City for the Seattle Art Fair and maps out plenty of good PNW food, drink and culture.

We Want This Beautiful, Shinsuke Fujii-Designed Home in Yokohama

We want the hell out of this house. The beautiful cherry trees would have to come with it. Otherwise the deal is off.

Long Before St. Lawrence Came Along, There Was a Little Butcher Shop…

Long before 269 Powell St. was home to its current tenant, it was Big Lou's, which closed under strained circumstances.

11 Places

Doing ‘The Dishes’ With Samantha Fawcett

The co-owner / manager of Egg & Co. takes us on a whirlwind tour of her favourite places to eat and drink around Vancouver.

On Microscopic Plastic Falling From the Sky and Chip Wilson’s Awesome Little Pep Talk

In his latest read of the news headlines, Sean Orr learns about intergenerational housing and corporate media doing bad things.

Drinker

This Map Leads to Vancouver’s Best Whisky Sours

6 Places

This classic cocktail lends itself freely to regional and idiosyncratic variations. We set out to find the very best of them in Vancouver...

You Need To Try This

Vancouver’s Best Tacos, Mapped

22 Places

We love tacos so much that we ate several dozen of them in a concerted effort to map out Vancouver's very best.

A Look Inside ‘Farina Pizza a Legna’ — Coming Soon to North Van

The owners of Ask For Luigi and Pizzeria Farina are joining forces with the family behind Revolver Coffee for this new restaurant.

Pallet Coffee Roasters Set to Expand

The local coffee company is moving its roasting operations to Railtown and growing its commissary in Hastings-Sunrise.

Long Before St. Lawrence Came Along, There Was a Little Butcher Shop…

Long before 269 Powell St. was home to its current tenant, it was Big Lou's, which closed under strained circumstances.

The Dishes

Doing ‘The Dishes’ With Samantha Fawcett

11 Places

The co-owner / manager of Egg & Co. takes us on a whirlwind tour of her favourite places to eat and drink around Vancouver.

Drinker

Beer Brief Vol. 25

10 Places

A bulleted briefing of beer news and imminent events, mapped for your crawling and tasting pleasure by Thalia Stopa.

A Conversation With Chef Annabelle Choi

We caught up with the sourdough celeb during a rare quiet and contemplative time, at the crux of yet another exciting career twist...

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...

You’d Better Grab Your ‘Restaurant Rumble’ Tickets NOW Before They’re All Gone!

The annual charity boxing tournament from Aprons For Gloves is on the immediate horizon (August 20).

On Seagulls Stealing Food and Restaurateurs Cheating Industry Veteran

In her latest read of the food and drink headlines, Talia learns of new Vancouver restaurants and Instagram accounts worth following.

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We Want This Beautiful, Shinsuke Fujii-Designed Home in Yokohama

We want the hell out of this house. The beautiful cherry trees would have to come with it. Otherwise the deal is off.

On Microscopic Plastic Falling From the Sky and Chip Wilson’s Awesome Little Pep Talk

In his latest read of the news headlines, Sean Orr learns about intergenerational housing and corporate media doing bad things.

Stunning Footage of Drone Pilot Surfing Waterfalls Up and Down BC Mountainside

The "video dropping out and the sheer exhilaration of the flight had my hands shaking and my heart pounding by the time I landed."

We Want This Anti-Inspo Tote From Adam J. Kurtis

If you're (jaded) like me then you'll appreciate this no-bullshit tote bag that gives hardworking people the respect they deserve.

The View From Your Window #198

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

On Mounties Being Jerks and Cosplaying Nazis Dying Alone in the Wilderness

In his latest read of the news headlines, Sean Orr rekindles his love of soccer and gives zero stars to a garden tour narc.

Botanist on Hunt for General Manager

Cooks Needed at Chinatown’s Acclaimed Kissa Tanto

Experienced Server Needed at Main Street’s Burdock & Co.

Kitsilano’s Fjällräven Store Seeks Community Lead

Gastown’s Di Beppe on Hunt for Floor Manager

Full-Time Barista Sought at Their There

General Manager Position Open at Bao Bei

Their There Hiring for Bakery/Pastry Position

Bells and Whistles on Hunt for General Manager

Field House Brewing Seeking Support Staff