You Need to Try These XO Sauce-Tossed Egg Noodles on Commercial Drive

Each chewy string is an umami cheat code that tastes of oiled up prawn brains slow cooked in a pot made entirely of cured pork.

You Need to Try This Deliciously Balanced Mortadella Hot Dog on the Edge of Strathcona

Savour its ragout of corn that's zapped with a lemon-zested mayo and a blizzard of grated parmesan cheese.

Want to Eat Exceedingly Well on Your Next Camping Trip? You Need to Try This…

I took some of Chambar new 'Into the Wild' line of prepared foods camping up the Nahatlatch River this past weekend...

You Need to Try This Schmaltzy, Manchego Cheese-Dusted Latke at Poplar Grove

I've taken in a few fancy latkes before, but nothing quite as decadent or delicious as this one by chef Rob Ratcliffe.

You Need to Try Chef Tomoko Tahara’s Breakfast Set at Powell Street’s New ‘Harken’

Inspired by the morning meal of Buddhist Monks, the weekend-only plate includes miso soup, five sides and a bowl of steamed rice.

You Need to Try the New ‘Lee’s Honey Dip Fried Chicken Sandwich’

The new sandwich is a collab between Granville Island's Lee's Doughnuts and Commercial Drive's Downlow Chicken Shack.

You Need to Try This Rum ‘Old Fashioned’ With Cardamom and Five Spice

It's billed as an Old Fashioned, though it's anchored by rum instead of whisky and made unforgettable with some 5-spice syrup.

You Need to Try the Nutella-Stuffed Doughnuts at Chinatown’s New ‘Mello’

People are beginning to catch on to the tiny shop's deliciousness. Frankly, there should be a line-up here every day...

You Need to Try This Agnolotti Dish on Main Street

Chef Gus Stieffenhofer-Brandson is making a fancy facsimile of Mennonite pork sausage and dumplings at Published.

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Vancouver’s Best Breads, Mapped

27 Places

We spent many days over the last month revisiting our favourite Vancouver bakeries and cafes to pick out worthy loaves...

‘Tis the Season for a Classic 1940’s Cocktail (That’s Cheaper Than a Plane Ticket)

It's not too complicated a puzzle to make at home, but a Mai Tai will almost always taste better when someone else makes it.

You Need to Try the Little Bánh Khot Discs of Deliciousness at Kingsway’s Do Chay

The dish is all about little jicama and green onion rice cakes made with coconut milk and mung bean. They're like little gifts for your face...

You Need to Try the Chef’s Catch Dinner at Coquille

The last dinner in the series featured an unforgettably delicious saffron and mussel risotto. The next feast focuses on Dungeness crab.

Sometimes Joy Is Just a Simple Plate of Pickled Vegetables (and a Daiquiri)

The key that turns the ignition of your palate doesn't have to be complicated. Case in point: these pickled vegetables.

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The Comfort Food Guide to Vancouver

37 Places

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

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Is This Vancouver’s Most Underrated Restaurant?

Dosanko, the quietly excellent yoshuku-style restaurant on the edge of Japantown, is back open for dinner service.

You Need to Try This Decadent Brioche French Toast With Dulce de Leche

Botanist in the Fairmont Pacific Rim will start plating from chef Hector Laguna's new weekend brunch menu this Saturday, October 26th.

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Vancouver’s Best Steak Experiences, Ranked

13 Places

We put together a list of our favourite steak spots around the city and invite our readers to rank their deliciousness.

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This Map Leads to Vancouver’s Best French Fries

7 Places

We've mapped out our picks for the best french fries in Vancouver and invite our readers to rank them with their votes.

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Vancouver’s Best Ice Cream, Ranked

27 Places

Summer is coming to an end and we need to get our last licks in. We've mapped out the best spots for your ranking consideration.

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Who Makes Vancouver’s Best Fried Chicken Sandwich?

4 Places

In this poll we ask readers to choose between Vancouver's four best fried chicken sando spots: Hundy, Downlow, Popina and Juke.

You Need to Try Else Wines’ ‘A Muscat on Skins’

The delightfully precocious (if elusive) wine from the new experimental natural winery holds its own among more mature pairings.

Frankie We Salute You! Now Open

The new restaurant from award-winning Chef Brian Skinner (the former chef/co-owner of The Acorn) has launched in Kelowna.

You Need to Try Some Chic Fille Rosé This Summer

The star of a recent park picnic (in which we went a little overboard) was this incredibly quaffable bottle from Joiefarm's side label.

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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.

You Need to Try ‘The Lumiere’ Cocktail at The Vermillion Room

Here’s the thing about The Vermillion Room at The Fairmont Banff Springs: you really can’t go wrong with a drink order.

You Need To Try This Pina Borracha in Railtown

It'd be a 'stiff' drink if it weren't for all the char-speckled juice. Pair it with Stu Irving's wild prawn tacos with sunflower sprout chimichurri.

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Vancouver’s Best New Restaurants, Ranked

13 Places

We present these fine establishments in no particular order, but give each of our readers TWO votes so they can be ranked.